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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

staying at this motel was a fantastic experience. The rooms are large with all the amenities fridge,microwave,coffee maker. The rooms are theme decorated, each room is different and exceptionally clean. Updated with flat screen tv ect. The grounds are well maintained. Set back from the main road gives it a secluded and quiet feel. The owners and staff are very... More 

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Needed place to stay for two nights along the river. Don't really like the "chain" motels. My wife and I both enjoyed our stay here. Great , clean, comfortable rooms. The owner was extremely friendly and had the knowledge of area to recommend a number of great places to eat. Had a very pleasant stay here.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

My wife and I were cruising up the Mississippi on the Wisconsin side and needed a place to park it for the night. We booked a room here, and it was truly remarkable. We've traveled extensively and have stayed in a wide range of accommodations, from rather slimy Motel 8's owned by foreign entities who care very little about service... More 

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Harvard, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Fountain City Motel over Thanksgiving weekend. We were in the Train-themed room; the room was a generous size, with two double beds. Everything was spotlessly clean, which is a high priority with me! There was more than enough hot water for showering as well, always a plus and not always true of smaller... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Full disclosure - I have been staying at this motel for 30+ years, across three owners. I stay here each autumn for about one week and always look forward to our next return. Located 400 yards from the Mississippi river, the Fountain City Motel is a great place to stay. I believe the largest positives are the cleanliness of the... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

We stayed at the Fountain City Motel Oct 9 and 10th. It was a last minute reservation a s everything up and down the Mississippi was booked. They had a cancellation and we had the Harley Davidson Room. We don't own one, but loved the room. It was clean, nice location, and great hosts. When we checked in, the owners... More 

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Tomahawk, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

Small motel run by a great couple. Spotlessly clean. Great showers. Comfortable rooms and beds. Biker friendly. Themed rooms which all 3 couples loved. Excellent ideas from owners for sightseeing, restaurants, rides, etc. Even had a little gazebo and fire pit for us to use. Can't wait to go back. It was wonderful.

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coryi, Owner at Fountain City Motel, responded to this review

Thank you. We are humbled by your praises. We love serving people! Neil & Cory More 

Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Small independent motel with friendly owners who take good care of the property. The rooms are fine maybe a tad small but nice bathroom area with separate sink and vanity. Tub/shower was a bit worn and in need of replacement. Room was clean. Wish they had a king bed instead of the queen but maybe that was just a feature... More 

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Owatonna, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 via mobile

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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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Fountain City Motel is located on scenic Highway 35, internationally recognized as “The Great River Road” (voted one of the ten most scenic drives in America).We welcome you to the Fountain City area; and as our guests we hope to make your stay with us an enjoyable one. Please let us know if there are any special accommodations you may need and we will do our best to fulfill your requests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fountain City Motel

Address: 810 S Main St, Fountain City, WI 54629-8220
Location: United States > Wisconsin > Fountain City
Price Range: $45 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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