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Llandrindod Wells, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

There comes a time when you are likely to be in the position of organising a family celebration. My husband and I visited The Fountain Inn to, in all honesty, check it out. First impressions were of an establishment with great olde worlde atmosphere, even though it was early and just one member of staff and one customer. We asked... More 

Thank Chrissy22R
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding reception at The Fountain Inn on 5th November. Quite simply a fantastic day, delicious food and brilliant organisation. Fireworks were great! We can't thank Lisa and the team enough.

Thank Ol F
Colchester, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Didn't enjoy this too much at all. My cousin had the scampi and chips as she simply fancied a throwback to the '70's and got pretty much what was expected but it was soggy and tasteless. The chips were just about Ok. I had the vegetarian option of homemade falafel which sounded really delicious. Maybe I've been spoilt with a... More 

Thank David S
Leominster, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Quaint and pretty pub. Interior and bar could appear somewhat dated/needing smartening to some, but gives impression of a proper country pub and I'd far rather have that than than fancy chrome beer taps and hype. Friendly and efficient waitress who showed good customer service. Food was well cooked, excellent home style meals which were generously proportioned. Good choice of... More 

Thank WalnutTruffle
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

After reading good reviews, we visited for lunch during a stay in the area. We weren't disappointed. Lovely pub. Good atmosphere. Picturesque surroundings, with a nice garden to sit in when the weather is fine. Traditional pub fayre. We ordered the gammon and the scampi. Both were plentiful plates, freshly cooked and served hot. Staff were friendly and helpful. Definitely... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Went with a friend who heard about this place. Went on a Thursday lunchtime and she booked a table! Good job she did as there were lots of people eating. Inside it is not crowded at all, tables are well placed. I had homemade lasagne and my friend had fish and chips. The meals were great, the staff were great... More 

Thank leesjanice
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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The rooms are simple and a bit bland and could do with an update a splash of colour and some pictures . The room was clean but not spotless. The staff are friendly and the breakfast was great. Some fresh quilts instead of blankets and a bit more attention to detail would make all the difference.

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Fountain123, Owner at The Fountain Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review, we are currently albeit slowly redecorating all the rooms so unfortunately some are as you have described. I am glad you enjoyed the rest of your stay at The Fountain Inn. More 

Worcester, United Kingdom
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219 reviews
74 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

What a beautiful building and gardens, the pub inside is proper old school with lots of character. The staff were friendly and good fun. Food was very good the biggest and I mean biggest fish finger sarnie ever! Basically 2 mini fish in a sarnie!!! The ham was also very tasty. We will be coming back here.

Thank Jay B
Kings Sutton, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I'd been to the Fountain a couple of time for the odd bite to eat after band jobs. Last night I decided to treat myself and stay over before a band job in Ludlow. The Fountain certainly is a gem. Open all day with a good old pub atmosphere but light and airy as well. The bar food is excellent... More 

Thank Mike C
Worcester, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Have visited this inn several times recently,it's good to find somewhere that serves food all day Saturday and Sunday in this area and not just Sunday lunch after 2 o'clock the bar menu kicks in the mixed grill ,and gammon and egg are really good large portions you will leave feeling full

Thank Nigel P

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Additional Information about The Fountain Inn

Address: Oldwood, Tenbury Wells WR15 8TB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Worcestershire > Tenbury Wells
Number of rooms: 10
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“Due to rural location, wifi can be intermittent but during our visit, it was fine”
 of 5 bubbles Chrissy22R, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“great as a base...”
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“We did not stay in the rooms but from conversations-rooms were spacious and well kept.”
 of 5 bubbles rickp688, 4 Jul 2015 | Read review
“if you want an early night then request a room which does not have a window facing the lawned area on warm evenings just in case of noise .... especially room 1 as there is a door immediately accesses this pleasant garden immediately outside the room. On the other hand, if you have children, this would be great ... horses for courses.....”
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“Did not stay, just had a meal”
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