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The Crown

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High St, Southwold IP18 6DP, England
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Ranked #2 of 4 Hotels in Southwold
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Chris O Kenilworth, 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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Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We managed to secure at the 11th hour what appeared to be the last hotel room available in Southwold! Mercifully the regular room rate of £185 had been reduced on Booking.Com to £99 for a double room with breakfast. Upon arrival we parked easily in the hotel car park and quite quickly found a member of staff to check us... More 

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I stayed at the hotel recently as a last minute trip. We are so happy that we did. The room was huge, with an amazing large bed that would of fit 5 people. The bathroom was massive, no shower but an enormous bath. The staff were lovely and extremely friendly especially the bar staff who couldn't do... More 

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Rainham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start by saying that we had a very enjoyable stay in Southwold which is, without doubt, a pleasant relaxing place to spend a weekend. The location of the hotel couldn't be better. Free parking behind the hotel means you can just leave your car keys behind and walk/amble as everything's in easy reach. We arrived early/mid afternoon (two... More 

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Margate, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Crown Southwold provides excellent food in a pub atmosphere rather than a hotel like The Swan.As a residential guest at The Swan we had to be transferred to the Crown for dinner for one night because of a large local dinner.It was not up,to,scratch in terms of the ambience and atmosphere of the Swan.The food was fine and staff... More 

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

Had lunch at the crown onThursday. The fish and chips were lovely. Really light and fluffy cod in a crispy batter. Service was also good and friendly. During our meal another party arrived, one lady was in a mobility scooter.Unfortunately, there is a small step between the entrance hall, and the restaurant. After several failed attempts to negotiate the step... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just finished a fabulous meal here. Saw tasty sounding items on the menu outside, however I mistakenly had read the lunch menu. After the waiter had explained my mistake he went to the kitchen who were kind enough to make it for us anyway. The triple cooked chips were some of the finest I have ever had. The battered haddock... More 

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit to Southwold and chose The Crown from a friend's recommendation. An excellent choice. Stayed in Room One overlooking the main street. The room was delightful, very attractively furnished and despite the hotel being an historically old building the room was bright and welcoming.Tastefully and interestingly furnished. The bathroom must be mentioned for its lovely extra large bath towels.Breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel for 2 nights/3 days the last weekend in may and it was great. Spacious rooms, very helpful hotel staff. special thanks to Gabor ( manager) who helped us for everything. thank you, everyone,, for the great weekend. we will be back soon. by raj :-)

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a few months since we have eaten at The Crown and looking at some reviews we were concerned, we needn't have been, from the moment we arrived to a warm welcome from waiter we relaxed and had a superb meal, male waiting staff excellent unfortunately female staff not so good. Well worth a visit.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night with my Husband on the 29th May. lovely room and décor. very clean and the bed was comfortable. Breakfast was to a high standard and loved the home made Black Pudding. service and staff were spot on. Would highly recommend this little Gem.

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