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Fountain City Motel

810 South Main Street, Fountain City, WI 54629
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Owatonna, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small motel is run by a family that wants people to return, and we will return. They have theme rooms. This time we had the Uncorked Wine room. It will cost double in Winona or La Crosse for this type of room and then will not have the friendly staff. It is far enough away and with trees that... More 

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Niagara Falls
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very amiable and accomodating owners. Great advice on places to eat. We were very thankful for the local information provided. Clean, comfortable and conveniently located on the Great River Road. The different themed rooms made us smile.

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Springfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was very nice that there was water, rags and buckets provided so we could wash down our motorcycles after a hard day of riding. We were also given helpful information on the back roads to ride. Couldn't ask for a better place to stay.

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Manhattan, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent two nights here while on a motorcycle trip up the Great River Road. The owners are super friendly. We had the Harley themed room and our friends had the Southwest room next door. It is the kind of old style motor hotel that you don't see a lot of anymore. Would stay here again if we were passing... More 

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Madison, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We found this gem while traveling the great river road. Tucked away behind a charming gazebo and stand of trees, it is easy to miss. While there isn't much to do in fountain city, you are less than 10 minutes from Winona, MN, home of a small but excellent art museum and a world class Shakespeare Festival. We discovered both... More 

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Storm Lake, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We spent two nights here on our motorcycle trip. This is a small mom and pop motel, very clean, nice owners. They were very accommodating and gave us much needed information about the area and the "rides" in and around the Mississippi River. Definitely will return if we get in that area again.

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Storm Lake, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We were traveling with two other couples on our Harley's. This motel was perfect for our needs. The owners are extremely friendly and helpful. They even offered to shuttle us into town. Although we did not take them up on this generous offer, it was extremely kind of them. The rooms are immaculate!!! Prices are right!! Unfortunately, we had to... More 

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West Fargo, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We needed a place to stay and all the decent hotels in Winona, MN were booked. We found this gem just a few miles out of town. The rooms were clean, the beds were comfortable and the owners were helpful and efficient. The prices were reasonable. We would stay there again!

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East Moline, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

My husband gave me this trip as a birthday gift. We had a difficult time finding a motel and were grateful Fountain City Motel had 1 room left. We stayed in the Angler's Retreat. The decor was just right; not over done, very tasteful. The bed was comfy as were the pillows. My husband loved the recliner. We brought our... More 

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Hartland, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Every year for ~15 years I've stayed at the Fountain City Motel with a group of 5+ friends for a weekend of golf and enjoy the area. The first year we stayed at a hotel in Winona and after that we have stayed at the Fountain City Motel every year after. We have always loved this place. Wonderful service, absolutely... More 

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