We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Fontmell

Fontmell Magna SP7 0PA, England
Save
Best prices for your stay
8/27/2017 8/28/2017
Lock in the lowest price from our partners
$129
View Deal
Traveler (16)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (1)
Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“the pub” (9 reviews)
“small room” (4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
4.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Offers from The Fontmell
Deals (7)
Aug 27Aug 28
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
  • Double Room (Kipepeo)
    $129
    View Deal
  • Double Room (Kipepeo)
    $129
    View Deal
  • Double Room (Kipepeo) (Free breakfast, Free WiFi)
    $129
    View Deal
All 7 deals for this property
  • Double Room (Kipepeo)
    $129
    View Deal
  • Double Room (Kipepeo) (Free breakfast, Free WiFi)
    $129
    View Deal
  • Double Room (Kipepeo)
    $129
    View Deal
  • Double Room (Kipepeo)
    $129
    View Deal
  • Classic Double Room
    $129
    View Deal
  • Classic Double Room
    $129
    View Deal
  • Classic Double Room
    $129
    View Deal
Collapse room deals
View more room deals
Showing room deals 1 - of 7
The Grosvenor Arms
404 reviews
#1 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
 
Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
392 reviews
#2 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
 
The Kings Arms Inn
105 reviews
#2 of 2 hotels in Gillingham
 
The Langton Arms
296 reviews
#1 of 1 hotels in Tarrant Monkton
 
Write a Review
Reviews (118)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for The Fontmell
See the most recent reviews

11 - 15 of 115 reviews

Reviewed January 18, 2017

Needed a chill out break just prior to Christmas and the Fontmell fitted the bill perfectly. Sumptuous room, wonderful food cooked in style, excellent choices for wines and beers, but the atmosphere and service were second to non. I also hear they do excellent Sunday...More

1  Thank pammcnee1
Response from John C, Owner at The FontmellResponded January 31, 2017

thank you for reviewing us and leaving such a positive review, we look forward to welcoming you back

Reviewed December 12, 2016

Our third weekend this year at the Fontmell and it just gets better. Our room traditional and quirky, clean and very comfortable The food was amazing - well done Tom and the Kitchen Team - Rosettes next year! Great atmosphere in the bar with a...More

Thank Jean-Antoine D
Response from John C, Owner at The FontmellResponded January 31, 2017

thanks for taking the time to share your experience and hope to see you again

Reviewed December 1, 2016

Excellent lunch. The food was delicious and the staff were very attentive in fact we could not fault it. We ate in the main dining area and the atmosphere was relaxed and extremely comfortable. Situated in a beautiful little village south of Shaftesbury.

Thank marshmoor
Response from John C, Owner at The FontmellResponded January 31, 2017

many thanks for your review and we are delighted you enjoyed your lunch

Reviewed October 27, 2016

I chose a small room as was only staying one night. It had everything I needed for the short stay, including a good shower. The place has character so you can expect a few creaking floorboards etc. I normally stay in a lot of chain...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Modernised gastro pub in nice village, located on main road just south of Shaftsbury. Welcome good. Room pleasant overlooking road. Bathroom large with large bath and separate shower. TV had issue with signal which wasn't sorted during stay. Bar isn't too large and can get...More

1  Thank HughDownie
The Grosvenor Arms
404 reviews
#1 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
 
Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
392 reviews
#2 of 2 hotels in Shaftesbury
 
The Kings Arms Inn
105 reviews
#2 of 2 hotels in Gillingham
 
The Langton Arms
296 reviews
#1 of 1 hotels in Tarrant Monkton
 
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Details
  • Price range
  • $109 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 6
  • Reservation Options
  • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Booking.com, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your The Fontmell reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
  • Location
  • United Kingdom >
  • England >
  • Dorset >
  • Fontmell Magna
Add Photo Photos
Traveler (16)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (13)
Bathroom (1)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Fontmell staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Room Tips
"Difficult probably at the back as there is only the noise of the fans whereas at the front there is a fan and..."
Read review
"If you prefer a king bed, their website helpfully tells you which rooms have these beds."
Read review
"Papillon was bright, spacious and sunny. It is on the road so there was some noise but not enough to disturb..."
Read review
"All rooms individual"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing