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 latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

The Fountains Guesthouse

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
The Fountains Guesthouse
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

292 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 290: English reviews
Start your review of The Fountains Guesthouse
 Click to rate
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a four night stay in this excellent guesthouse and would highly recommend it. Our room was spacious, with a very comfortable bed and great en suite. The room facilities were excellent too, especially the fresh milk provided for tea and coffee! What a difference that makes! Breakfasts were delicious, well cooked with really good ingredients. There is a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kathy H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Choose this lovely B&B instead the usual bland hotel room. Lovely rooms. Great staff. Excellent breakfast and central location. What's not to like. Rooms are spacious with decent size en suite. Nothing is too much hassle for staff. Room linens are good quality and breakfast standard is really high. Would defibately recommend.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Helen R
Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I have recently added an additional Engineer to their guest house. We have been staying with Lindsey & John since January due to ongoing projects at the nearby Allerton Recycling Plant. Due to completion requirements we need an extra member of the team. My problem will be getting them to leave as the accommodation and breakfast is first class. Good...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank StanMrElectric
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Once again an excellent stay at the best guesthouse in harrogate. Friendly owners and staff. Top quality breakfasts catering for all tastes. Rooms are always spotless and well looked after. New keybox system works a treat. Great location to see all parts of harrogate. Thanks Lindsay & jon for a great weekend stay.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Munkym
Norfolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Our fourth visit to this great Guest House, and it was as good as the first three!! Lyndsay and Jon are wonderful hosts and despite being busy people always have time to talk to their guests. Our rooms have always been spotless, a great credit to the housekeeper, with nice little touches to welcome us. There's an extensive breakfast menu,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank martinh442016
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Overnight stay at this lovely hotel was a top night away, very clean and spacious. victorian house with loads of character, and to finish it off a fantastic breakfast!! Very friendly owners! Top price for a bed and breakfast so close to the town centre! Which is only 5 minutes walk but far enough away to have a quiet nights...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank harwood1967
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night and this guest house is absolutely first class. Great family feel to the place, quiet when it needs to be and the room decor is top quality. We particularly liked the 'honesty box' where you buy a drink from the fridge and just put money into the box. I highly recommend getting breakfast if...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Richard C
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We stayed on a Friday and Saturday night in room number 10, which was well-sized and clean with a nice bathroom (complete with see-through sink). The bed was very comfortable. As it is a 19th century building, it is well-built with high ceilings. After we checked in, we were met by Jon, one of the owners, who gave us a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank G-Man_Notts
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Second time we have stayed at the fountains- last stayed in September 2016 for 2 nights as visiting family in Harrogate, and we were so impressed! Rooms are beautiful, clean and so comfortable with great facilities. The beds are so comfy and rooms are quiet so you get a great nights sleep! The breakfasts are to die for! Full English...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Jadey_Wadey5
Honiton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I was in Harrogate for three nights for a training course. As the only guest in the house it felt like I was living in my own home as I had the spacious lounge to myself. The room I had was perfectly comfortable but quite small so it was great to have the lounge to relax in without having to...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kevin S

77 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (23)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (12)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (54)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (23)
Viewed
Room/Suite (24)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Harrogate hotels
0.1 km away
Ascot House Hotel Harrogate
0.0 km away
Kimberley Hotel
Kimberley Hotel
#8 of 30 in Harrogate
1,649 reviews
0.3 km away
Premier Inn Harrogate Town Centre Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 km away
Baytree House
Baytree House
#13 of 100 in Harrogate
360 reviews
0.4 km away
The Bijou
The Bijou
#6 of 100 in Harrogate
498 reviews
0.2 km away
Acorn Lodge Harrogate
Acorn Lodge Harrogate
#2 of 100 in Harrogate
429 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Fountains Guesthouse in Harrogate, North Yorkshire, is an elegant Victorian building dating back to 1891. At the end of an imposing terrace situated on the King’s Road, tastefully and smartly restored and retaining many of its original features, The Fountains is a 10 bedroom all en-suite family run business which is be a great place to stay for both holidaymakers and business trips.We are situated just two minutes walk from the Harrogate International Centre and five minutes from the many bars, bistros and boutique shops of the famous Harrogate town centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fountains Guesthouse

Address: 27 Kings Road, Harrogate HG1 5JY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Harrogate
Price Range: RM479 - RM552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Fountains Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 10
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your The Fountains Guesthouse reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Fountains Hotel Harrogate
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from The Fountains Guesthouse staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
scotland
18 days ago
Chorley, United Kingdom
over a year ago
Lincoln, United Kingdom
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from The Fountains Guesthouse staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms we have used have all be good”
StanMrElectric, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are a good size. The two on the ground floor are suitable for those of limited mobility, there are stairs to the upper floors.”
martinh442016, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“A lot of stairs so if mobility an issue ask for a ground floor room”
catiep870, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had room 9 next to the front door which meant we heard everyone entering, leaving and saying their goodbyes. Our only minus.”
RussC649, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are ensuite and individually furnished with TV, wifi, irons / ironing board.”
daveandtina2015, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
5 of 5