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The Crown House

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Someday, when I win the lottery and can afford my own personal chef, I'm sending him or her here to train. Everything I've eaten has been outstanding! The service is incredible too. Everyone remembers who I am and which room I'm in, and that I like to sleep late and get a little breakfast just before the kitchen closes. They've...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Crown House Hotel is a smashing place to stay. It's a family run hotel offering comfy rooms, great service and fab food. Nothing is too much trouble for Tina and her staff. The lounge area is friendly and cosy and quiet. Breakfast, which was delicious, is served in the conservatory. Evening meals are good quality British fare and the...

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed overnight at the hotel with our American classic car club and took 13 of the hotel's rooms. Could not have picked a more perfect hotel, rooms were very good, and the evening meal was superb. Breakfast the next morning was excellent and very relaxing, we were not rushed at all considering they were preparing for a lunchtime event. Our...

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Bridge of Allan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Not bad, seen better days, shabby round the edges, stuffy in our 2nd floor room. Bed comfy enough, but a standard double is too small for anyone used to a king. I had to iron jacket, trousers and shirt on an ironing board whose cover was so old it wouldn't stay fixed. Hangers don't detach from the rail, which was...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2017

My Gt Nephew held his wedding reception at The Crown, was very well organised, lovely meal, and pleasant surroundings, beautiful gardens, the staff were very helpful and looked after everyone's needs.

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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My family and I stayed over for one night at the weekend, the hotel was amazing and staff were perlite and couldn't do enough for you. The room was very spacious and as there was 5 of us, there was plenty of space to move around. The evening meal and breakfast was lovely, hats off to the cheff/'s. My children...

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twicksy, Guest Relations Manager at The Crown House, responded to this review

We really appreciate you taking the time to write a review of your stay with us. We really appreciate your kind comments and are really pleased that your stay was all we would wish it to be. We are very lucky,it is a beautiful old building set in lovely grounds. It is so nice to hear that your children loved...

Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

A huge thank you for making our wedding day as special as it was. Everyone at the Crown House went out of there way to make sure our ceremony was amazing, all of our family and friends were looked after wonderfully. Thank you so much, Stuart & Michaela Horne.

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twicksy, Guest Relations Manager at The Crown House, responded to this review

We love weddings and family parties. We are really pleased that your day went as you would wish it to have done. It always an honour to be able to host a wedding. We would like to take this opportunity to wish you both love,luck and happiness in your future together. Thank you so much for taking the time to...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

So the buildings are great, the main house is lovely from the outside, really lovely and offers so much when you drive into the walled courtyard..... the inside is not really sure what it's supposed to be. the bar area is comfortable and cosy and has absolutely no atmosphere on the 3 occasions i've stayed there, the restaurant looks great...

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twicksy, Guest Relations Manager at The Crown House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, it is lovely to hear from our regular guests as you can give us different insights, seeing the hotel over time. Firstly, we would love to be able to fully refurbish this beautiful old coaching inn, we love the building and its chequered history, it is a privilege to work here keeping an ancient custom...

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

A pleasant stay in the stables annexe - the room was a bit tired but was warm and comfortable with everything you need. The staff were accommodating but not over friendly. Horrible orange lights in the courtyard which shine into your room all night but the curtains were thick and it was away from the road so very quiet. Nice...

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twicksy, Guest Relations Manager at The Crown House, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review of your stay with us. I am not sure if you meant that the staff were respectful and not too "full on" or that you did not find us friendly enough? If it is the latter I am very sorry to hear that, and I hope that it did not spoil your stay with...

Essex
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The crown house hotel is probably the worst place I have stayed as far as hospitality goes . The rooms were ok, albeit a little tired and not exactly sparkling clean, but the staff are rude and ignorant beyond anything I have ever come across in a hotel or restaurant. We had booked a table for 7.30, we met in...

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twicksy, Front Office Manager at The Crown House, responded to this review

I am very sorry that you had such an unusual experience at The Crown House. I think our consistently good comments and awards from Booking. Com, Trivago and TripAdvisor for our hospitality and friendliness speak for themselves. We also score very highly for hospitality on Late Rooms and Eviivo. This does not mean that we are complacent, we really value...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service

Additional Information about The Crown House

Address: Newmarket Road, Great Chesterford, Saffron Walden CB10 1NS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Saffron Walden > Great Chesterford
Price Range: €96 - €116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Crown House 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“See website for four poster beds etc in the main house. Alternatively standard rooms are available in the stable block. Pet friendly.”
jacquic859, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“I'm guessing the stables annex opposite may have been a bit more modern than rooms in the main hotel, and are quieter.”
AdamD186, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“My nephew and his new wife spent the night in the Bridal Suite, which they were very happy with and well catered for”
181hazelb, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“quieter rooms are at the rear as the hotel is on the road but it isn't a busy one.”
250krisv, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask Tina for advice and she will guide you”
DC1958, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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