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The Old Crown

188 High Street | Deritend, Birmingham B12 0LD, England
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Ranked #20 of 51 Birmingham B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived here they had no information about our booking that I booked on late rooms and I had to show them the email I had received. He didn't know how much the price was or anything. As we were walking up to our room he said you do know it's shared bathroom right? Which we didn't. There are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend stayed here for 2 nights (Friday 26th and Saturday 27th). It was £100 for 2 nights B&B. The room was nice, shame it was a shared bathroom but it wasn't a massive issue. The one issue was the fact it's a drinking pub and from mid to to late afternoon until 1:00am it was extremely busy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Stayed two nights for my birthday. Great location 10 minute walk from town. Lovely rooms and breakfast! Staff extremely helpful. Rooms are noisy until 1am as they are above a pub. Worth noting this before booking.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

My sister in law and a friend had come over from Denmark, they (foolishly) booked the accommodation before speaking to us and booked in here, from the outset I had my reservations but we took them there and they checked in. On arriving there was not really a very warm welcome and no real indication of how to check in.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

As soon as you walk into the The Old Crown you know the place has a great history, the original Tudor exterior along with what must be a very old well! The staff are very friendly and they have lots of real ale on offer and the food menu is superb, I went for the Gnocchi and was very pleasantly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

I booked the Crown slightly against my better judgment, given some of the negative reviews. Somehow I managed to book the travel lodge as well so I was faced with a straight choice of which to cancel...and I'm so glad I cancelled the travel lodge. The crown was not only perfect for a festival overnighter at the custard factory (we... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Good Points * Helpful staff * Location in city * Historic pub * Food in pub good * Nice cooked breakfast Bad Points * Music in courtyard was on till 12.15am * Broken bed in room * Dust in room * Broken shaving light in room * Stained mattress under sheet in room * Broken and loose tiles in shared... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

arrived early and ordered food. we had burgers served on wooden platters with sweet potato chips. the food was lovely. nice atmosphere. beer garden packed due to the bmx riders but was a pleasant afternoon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Our host, Keiran, greeted us on arrival and showed us to our room. The wow factors just kept coming. From the masses of period features to the reveal of our room with a full fourposter bed and three seater sofa, a full corner bayh which filled in about two minutes combining luxury with convinience. The pub and outside bar areas... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Didn't really take much notice at time of booking - the priorities being price and distance from venue of gig we were going to. so it was a really pleasant surprise to walk into a beautiful old building and even better to be shown to our huge room with four poster! this is not the place if you want pristine... More 

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