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The Crown Inn

Little Walden, Saffron Walden CB10 1XA, England
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We stayed at the crown after seeing a deal on Groupon. We weren't expecting too much as we only paid £70 per couple which included bed and breakfast, afternoon tea and a £10 voucher off the evening meal! Afternoon tea was delicious, great value for money! They kept topping up the tea. Evening meal was really good, we all had... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

An absolute Gem of a place, lovely accommodation, fantastic food, excellent beer and above all amazing friendly staff and locals. Character full bar area with an open fire is great for meeting friends old and new, quieter restaurant area for more intimate conversations and very pleasant outdoor patio area. Pretty much ticks all the boxes. Go visit and make some... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This may not be the Hilton, but that's not what you're looking for if you stay in a place like this - hugely friendly service, clean and tidy rooms and bathroom, and all at an excellent price in a beautiful part of the world. The pub itself is very traditional - and everything about our stay reflected that, in a... More 

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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

First class food and a warm and friendly atmosphere in a traditional old pub. This was our first visit but would go there again. Nice environment with helpful staff and good food which is all you can ask for.

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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We were on the way to our grandson's birthday party and stopped for a light lunch at The Crown - so glad we did. Delicious carrot and coriander soup - hearty, tasty and very good value. Followed by some home made chicken pate and granary toast..... we'll be going back to this local "find"

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We stayed here for a night at the Bank Holiday weekend. It was a real treat. From the moment we called and booked the room to when we left everybody was friendly and helpful. It just makes all the difference to feel at home in a village location that despite being near the road it was never noisy. The room... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Found The Crown using good old fashioned Google Maps as we wanted to stop somewhere for Sunday lunch en route from Cambridge to London. Needless to say we were not disappointed! Arrived at 12.40pm having booked a few days before hand (something strongly recommended) and it was already busy. Roast beef, lamb or pork at £12 each with all the... More 

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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Had a wonderful Father's Day meal here yesterday, could not fault the food, ambience and friendly waitresses, place was busy but no long wait, highly recommend, age group 10 to 70, all happy. We will definitely go back, worth the drive from Epping.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Stayed for 3 nights in this unpretentious pub with my daughter. The twin room is bigger than it looks and was both comfortable and quiet despite their being an event on one night on the Village Green. All the staff were great, balancing well the need to leave you in peace and attend to your needs. The food was good... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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19 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Just outside Saffron Walden is The Crown Inn at Little Walden. Seven of us had dinner on a Saturday, ranging from steak (10/10) to chicken salad (11/10) ! Great service, lovely people behind and in front of the bar and the locals were friendly and up for a chat - we even convinced one of them to give us lift... More 

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