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The Crown

High St, Southwold IP18 6DP, England
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Southwold
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
CyclingDays Stroud, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stroud, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Day five of our cycling tour of East Anglia. Today we are in Southwold (Aug 18th). We know very little about Southwold other than it's the home of Adnam's brewery and The Crown is something of a flagship for them. We were struck by how attractive this town looks in the late afternoon sun. The Crown is a grand Georgian... More

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England
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't pre book this hotel but arrived in Southwold, looking for accommodation for the night. It turns out we were very lucky as they had a room available, although it hadn't been cleaned as the previous occupants had not long left. We were shown the room and accepted straight away, it was really lovely, modern and once cleaned spotless.... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole family (eleven including 4 under fives) recently stayed for a long weekend and the facilities were outstanding. Rooms immaculate and large - especially for those with the children - service perfect and the food excellent. The complete 5 star treatment - and I recommend this facility for those who want to stay, those who want to eat or... More

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London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here twice. The staff could not have been better - they were outstanding The food.... wasn't hugely impressed, maybe I should have chosen more wisely. A lovely atmosphere in a fantastic place... enough positives to recommend/ return.

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Southwold, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok to good. But the menu seemed more limited. No single person served the table. We had a 20 minute wait for drinks and pudding menus (despite 4 empty glasses) - not acceptable. Lots of staff on but manger hadn't assigned anyone an area to look after or specific tables. This is very poor given the cost of... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my family stayed here for one night. The rooms were very comfortable and a good size for myself and my two sisters. My Mum and Dad had another really nice, large room. The stereo in our room had great sound. The wi-fi was very reliable and well used. The food was outstanding. We all thoroughly enjoyed our meals.... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had room 11 which was very well decorated with a very comfortable bed and super bathroom which included a bath and shower plus two sinks! Two comfortable chairs for sitting in and all additional extras you could wish for including tea and coffee and waffle robes. Breakfast was excellent with as much or as little you needed from a very... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Arrived at The Crown and was surprised to have to find a member of the bar staff to check us in. He then didn't know where our room was !!! After doing a little exploration we found our room tucked away along corridors and stair cases. Looked like it was a fairly recently refurbished room and we were very happy... More

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leamington spa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We had a two night break in Southwold recently and chose the Crown Hotel for our stay. It is situated right in the centre of the town. We had a lovely room with plenty of space. Comfortable bed and pillows. It was furnished tastefully and the exposed beams and rafters gave the room character. It was at the top of... More

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We were looking forward to our stay and when we checked in were impressed by the room which had been recently refurbished. Large bedroom and large bathroom both done in a modern yet comfortable style. At dinner both my wife and I went for the cross-cut aged rump steak - both cooked medium. Could not chew mine and my wife's... More

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Address: High St, Southwold IP18 6DP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Southwold
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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