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The Shaven Crown Hotel

High Street, Shipton under Wychwood OX7 6BA, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Newport, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Myself and my partner got married and wanted to get away straight after for 2 nights before he had to return to work, we booked The Shaven Crown and we were not disappointed at all! On arrival we were greeting so friendly and 'normal' as i would say, we were shown to our room and we have to say it... More 

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Phil R, Owner at The Shaven Crown Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nett83. I am so pleased that you and your Husband had a lovely time staying with us, especially since it was your honeymoon. I hope you will be back soon Kind regards Evelyn More 

Sunningdale, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my mum for a belated two day Christmas present, the building was beautiful, (good parking on premises, mum is 88!) we walked into a lovely reception with a roaring open fire. Our room was great, modern, clean and spacious. We had dinner both evenings and were very impressed. The owners were very hands on and seemed to be on... More 

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Phil R, Owner at The Shaven Crown Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Debbie W. Thank you so much for your fantastic review!! I am so pleased you and your Mum had a lovely time. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Evelyn More 

Gosport, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The good points: Very friendly owners and staff. Breakfast was very good and plentiful - coffee was great. Building was lovely especially the hallway with open fire. Very nice restaurant, small menu but very well presented and cooked. Room was comfortable and well decorated. Not so good points: On arrival we were not told that there was no heating working.... More 

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Phil R, Owner at The Shaven Crown Hotel, responded to this review

I am deeply sorry that your stay was not a 100% to your expectation. Unfortunately we should have been more on the ball for which I apologise. With regard to the road noise this is a 2* graded building which means we can not change the windows or put secondary glazing in. If it at all had been possible we... More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am a frequent visitor to the Cotswolds. There are some wonderful country hotels there and terrific village restaurants. The Shaven Crown is both! It is a brilliant example of how to convert a 700 year old, truly historic building into the most marvellous place to stay, eat, drink and be merry. An outstanding achievement....in a region renowned for that... More 

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Phil R, Owner at The Shaven Crown Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fantastic review!! I do hope you will visit us again very soon. Kind regards Evelyn More 

Huddersfield, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We have just returned from a one night stay at this beautiful hotel before going to Cheltenham for the racing. We had booked another hotel for the second night that looked similar in character and charm, also with excellent reviews. I would like to say there was no comparison ! The Shaven Crown was a really wonderful place with very... More 

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Phil R, Owner at The Shaven Crown Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review! I am so pleased that thou enjoyed your stay and the food! Hope you had some good wins at Cheltenham See you soon and kind regards Evelyn More 

Canterbury
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We wanted a short break in Oxfordshire that was close to many interesting places but situated in a small village away from the main stream of traffic. We were not disappointed with this hotel and could not recommend it highly enough for all the above reasons. The owners Phil & Evelyn could not have been more welcoming as if we... More 

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Phil R, Owner at The Shaven Crown Hotel, responded to this review

It means a lot to us that you had a lovely time. Thank you for your kind words. Looking forward to seeing you again in the near future Kind regards Evelyn More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

I booked this hotel for my boyfriend's Christmas/Birthday present and was not too sure on what to expect when we turned up. I had chosen the hotel as it was close to some of the activities we had planned. We walked into to hotel and were astounded by the beautiful entrance hall! Then it only got better! We stayed in... More 

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Phil R, Owner at The Shaven Crown Hotel, responded to this review

What a brilliant review Thank you!! So pleased that you had a lovely stay. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Evelyn More 

London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Just returned from a weekend break with the family. We were made to feel very welcome, rooms were very comfortable and clean. The food was delicious, great menu with great choice. The staff very accommodating and friendly. I would definitely recommend this hotel.

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Phil R, Owner at The Shaven Crown Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your brilliant review. It means a lots that you and your family had a lovely time with us and we hope to welcome you again very soon Kind regards Evelyn More 

Uppingham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I love the Cotswolds. Full stop. When Lucy brought me here for my birthday via an afternoon browsing in Burford, to say I was very pleased is a big understatement. The building, nestled in the heart of Shipton Under Wychwood ,is magnificent : 700 years of history oozing from every exposed beam and worn-round cobble. If driving, note that the... More 

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Phil R, Owner at The Shaven Crown Hotel, responded to this review

Wow thank you for your amazing review! So pleased that the electricity faults did not spoil your stay. Will pass your comments about the food onto the chefs who will be delighted. Hope to see you very soon Kind regards Evelyn More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

On arrival we had a friendly greeting the building is amazing and you have done an amazing job.You are an amazing family and your food is amazing to there wasnt any problems catering for my food allergy we wish you all the luck for the future and we will be back xx

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Phil R, Owner at The Shaven Crown Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. I have passed your comments onto the kitchen and they are chuffed to bits. Looking forward to welcoming you again soon Kind regards Evelyn More 

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