Hotel The Roundabout

Wallington Shore RoadFarehamPO16 8SBUnited Kingdom

About Hotel The Roundabout

Hotel The Roundabout is a small hotel located in a lovely 19th century structure in East Fareham on Wallington Shore Road. The hotel is ideal for business visitors and leisure guests and is also known to host various special events.

There are 16 guest bedrooms with en suite showers and baths and complimentary toiletries. TV with Freeview, hospitality trays and hair dryers are provided in each room. Single, twin, triple and family occupancy rooms are available. Wireless Internet access is available in rooms.

Hotel The Roundabout has free parking and is a pet friendly establishment. Events can be hosted and catered to.

The hotel has its own quirky restaurant with home cooked food and roaring open fires. There is a fully stocked bar that serves fine ales as well.

Fort Brockhurst, Fareham College, Highbury College and other universities are some local attractions. Lee-on-Solent with its watersport options is about 20 minutes away by road.


Wallington Shore Road, Fareham, PO16 8SB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1329)822542 | Fax: +44(1329)234533 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Car park
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Positive Reviews

Traditional hotel with character

Guests who enjoy quirky or old fashioned hotels over chain hotels enjoyed their stay at The Roundabout; a hotel dating back to the 19th century and one with a lot of character. Traditional furniture and furnishings in the rooms and easy access from the motorway were some of the plus points guests spoke of.

Good value, ideal location

The Roundabout offers comfortable rooms with a convenient on site restaurant and pub.  The hotel is also ideally located for Portsmouth, Porchester and The Solents. The amenities on offer compare well with the amount charged felt a lot of guests. Many guests thought that the hotel is good value for money.

Great food and friendly service

Guests enjoyed the wholesome traditional fare and the fine ales served at the hotel. Many guests described the service as friendly, hospitable and welcoming.

Negative Reviews

Needs TLC

Several problems such as leaking sinks, absent shower curtains, unclean linen and broken furniture and fittings were reported by guests. Problems such as poor water pressure in the shower and broken boilers were also reported by some guests.

Old fashioned

While the old world charm worked for a lot of guests, many found that the hotel not having certain amenities and contemporary interiors was a problem. Guests felt that the bathrooms need work and the pipes, fittings and also the mattresses on the beds need replacing suggested some reviews.

Parking and noise issues

Some guests had trouble finding parking. Guests also complained about the noise from the disco and the band.

Rating Overview

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7.4 /10
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    7.4 /10
7.4 out of 10 based on 178 reviews