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The Crown

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High St, Southwold IP18 6DP, England
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for a night in January to meet up with some family. And whilst the room was really clean and spacious, we only manged to sleep for a couple of hours due to the noise from the downstairs restaurant and bar, not very relaxing at all unfortunately!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed on a dinner bed and breakfast basis and on arriving we were informed we'd been upgraded to a superior suite (result!!) the room was quite superb with one of the most comfortable beds I've ever slept in. Our evening meal was a culinary delight both of us having a goats cheese on bruschetta with pickled pear and salad... More 

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Thank JohnPOD
Norfolk, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Crown for a couple of nights relaxation between Christmas and new year. On the plus side the room was good, clean and well equipped, and the staff throughout were pleasant and helpful. Breakfast was very good. However, though good, dinner was over priced for the type of restaurant at the Crown. But our main gripe was that... More 

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Great Dunmow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to The Crown to celebrate our wedding anniversary with friends and had a really good evening. Good food, good wine and good service with good company what more could one ask for, many thanks for a memorable evening.

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Suffolk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After many poor meals in the past, our last lunch there took an hour and a half to get our first course (there was a wedding on apparently but this is not what you want to hear), we have taken to going to The Star at nearby Wenhaston. But after reports of improvements at The Crown from our friends we... More 

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cambridge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff made our stay at the Crown extremely enjoyable. The receptionist was especially helpful as was our evening waitress. The hotel was clean, notably the bedroom which was warm and welcoming with a well stocked tea and coffee tray. Breakfast was delicious and it was nice to be asked if we wanted more toast,tea etc.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Southwold has become uber trendy in recent years – appearing as part of glossy features in national newspapers and magazines, in TV documentaries and being named as a ‘favourite place’ by countless so-called celebs. There’s no doubting its charm and appeal but given that I’ve been visiting for well over 20 years at least I can’t be accused of jumping... More 

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Brentwood, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Stayed for 2 nights with friends. Welcoming, attentive staff, nothing was too much trouble. We had the opportunity of trying 2 rooms and would recommend Room 11 which is comfortable, well appointed and has a walk in shower. Room 14 (pictured ) is lovely but slightly inconvenient as the bathroom is on the same landing down a few steps. There... More 

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Marrakech, Morocco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

As ever the crown delivered I was disappointed that I'd booked months in advance but as I re confirmed the wk before was told of no booking Add insult to injury two days before had a call to say no place in the restaurant and could only accommodate in the bar The bar was good , food and service as... More 

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Thank Sally M
Hampshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

We stayed here for two nights after walking out of a B&B in nearby Wangford, and what an improvement! Lovely clean well decorated room, well cooked breakfast, a nice covered stables to keep the car warm and dry. Staff were friendly and helpful. In essence a nice place to stay at what is a reasonable price (use Laterooms etc) we'll... More 

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