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    The Crown Inn

    52 High Street, Benson, Wallingford OX10 6RP, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good24%
    • Average11%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible8%
    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (13 reviews)
    “quiet night” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Air Conditioning
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 89 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Enjoyed our stay very comfortable bed rooms very clean lovely people and great staff friendly locals! The manager was very helpful on local places to eat and any issues where sorted quickly. Would come back again!

    Thank ashp93
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Benson is a pretty village but the Crown is not the place to stay. We had to pay upfront which flagged an issue, of which there were many. The room was shabby, holes in curtains, the bed small and so soft we sank. Unable to...More

    Thank KB-19681824
    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    Where do I start... here are my list of issues with this so called bed and breakfast .... On arrival had to pay up front, once paid they informed me that there was no full English breakfast, even though it was included through booking.com. My...More

    1  Thank Malpass
    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    Their website calls it fantastic accommodation but I have to disagree. The room was very dated and shabby with no double glazing so could hear lots of outside noise. Walls were paper thin so you felt like the people in the next room were in...More

    Thank ddebbyw
    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    Friends over from Canada that used to live in Benson and we decided to treat them to a Thai take away from The Crown Inn. This must be the 8th or 9th that we have had and its always good. If you haven't already tried...More

    1  Thank GAR4898
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$105 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Oxfordshire >
    • Wallingford >
    • Benson
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    "go somewhere else"
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    "Room 3 overlooks the beer garden, which although noisy it does stop around 11 o'clock."
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