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The Crown Inn

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Main Road | Higham, Alfreton DE55 6EH, England
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The Crown Inn
Ranked #4 of 4 Alfreton B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Matlock, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a retirement event here and thoroughly enjoyed it. It has an old world feel to it, its full of character which reflects its three hundred year history, and lots of nooks and crannies which help it maintain its traditional feel. A great little pub. We had a portion of the bar and a dining area allocated to us, and... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this pub due to a friend having her retirement celebration there. The pub is old fashioned style, not my personal taste but some people might like it. The staff were all very friendly and helpful and cleared away plates and glasses efficiently to avoid tables getting full. We were all charged £10 each for the buffet which I... More

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TONY S, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

We at the crown always welcome feed back from our visitors and Like the opportunity to address you review. The Crown Inn is a 15th century inn with a grade 2 listing, so to say it is old fashioned we would take as a compliment to knock walls out and modernise the building would be robing the public of the... More

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
43 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on Friday night primarily to see a live band, 'Acoustica', so decided to go early and have dinner. What a lovely pub. Tony and his wife, and the rest of the staff, are all really friendly, welcoming and helpful. This pub does everything - it has a proper bar area and is a proper local pub, there is... More

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Abuja, Nigeria
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed as a family of 9 for a 60th anniversary for my parents. Friday night around the bar we were introduced to many of the locals and were a bit delicate in the morning. Tony and Angie were very welcoming and proved to be great hosts. The inside of the bar is very rustic, breakfast a typical full English.... More

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TONY S, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we at the Crown Inn welcome all feed back We are happy you enjoyed you short stay with us at our home it was a pleasure to see a family coming together and celebrating such a wonderful occasion. Our rooms are compact and building rustic as we date back to the early 1400 and named... More

Derbyshire
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

At a very good price, this is one of our favourite restaurants for a Sunday carvery. There are generous portions of meat and fresh vegetables, and the landlord is very friendly and welcoming. The Crown is a lovely old pub in the heart of Higham and serves a variety of different beers.

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TonyandAngie, Public Relations Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your very complimentary review, as you are probably aware both Tony and Angie have been at The Crown Inn for a little over a year and during this time they have become very popular hosts and are bringing the whole establishment back to life. Please visit our website for news of The Crown's special offers which now... More

Great Harwood, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Stayed at the Crown on 25th and 26th October. Booked 2 rooms as I stayed with my mum and dad who had stayed earlier in the year. Everything about the stay was excellent Tony, Angie and Luke and their staff made us all feel welcome and part of the family and nothing was too much trouble. Also how nice it... More

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Alfreton, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Tony and Ange are turning The Crown around and not before time. They are bringing back the village pub it used to be, where both locals and visitors are able to enjoy the lively atmosphere. The pub is usually busy on Friday night with a convivial scene around the bar. More could be done to encourage locals to visit the... More

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Market Drayton, United Kingdom
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

This was our second visit and as before we found everything to be of the best. Tony and Angie made us very welcome and made us feel part of the family. The rooms are very clean, the breakfast was very substantial and the evening meals were excellent and of a very high standard. The staff looked after us very well... More

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1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

Rooms are clean and tidy, breakfast is excellent with everything you need. Couldn't fault evening meals good price good quality and good plateful! Really good atmosphere with all staff friendly. If we're working in this area again would deff stop again!

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Warwick, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

I doubt anyone would consider a repeat visit based on my experiences. With a sense of sadness and regret I must say two nice people have embarked on a business of which they clearly know very little. Lovely welcome, worn out facade, barricaded drive entrance to the car park, inedible food, on one occasion a Staff member refused to serve... More

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TONY S, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we at the crown welcome feedback from our guests both good and bad and only wish when a guest has a bad experience they would respond when at the property and not after they have left. myself and Angela enjoyed you company greatly over your short stay with us and feel saddened that you had... More

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Address: Main Road | Higham, Alfreton DE55 6EH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Alfreton
Also Known As:
The Crown Hotel Alfreton
The Crown Inn Alfreton, Derbyshire

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15Th Century Inn with 7 letting en-suite bedrooms, Dinning Room & 2 bars serving real ale. ... more   less 
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