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The Crown Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful location food service and place Bedrooms in stables and pub garden to die for. Great breakfasts And had a great birthday experience here. Can't recommend enough. Book though as busy. Also in very quiet village

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Marlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So my son took me, as a surprise, last Wednesday night. Lovely welcome, delicious drinks at the bar followed by great steaks in the restaurant! Great service, lovely staff! Will definitely be back to sample food in the garden with our family!

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Ted D, Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you SueHazell for your lovely review, I'm glad you enjoyed your Mother's Day treat. We look forward to welcoming you back in the Summer, if not before...

Ripon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely 'olde world' charm hotel. Stayed one night, met our family. Super room - comfy bed. Food was superb with plenty of choice & the staff were all really nice. I booked through an amazing Db&b deal, we shall defiantly stay again.

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Ted D, Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Peter O for your kind review, I'm glad to see you enjoyed your stay with us. We do offer the same deal a few times a year, do keep an eye out for our next sale. We hope to see you again soon.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a Travelzoo deal for one nights stay with dinner & breakfast. Super food with a good choice , attentive staff & a decent room with quality TV , bed & bathroom. Plenty of parking on site. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff at The Crown & all done with a smile. A well run business.

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Ted D, Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Hi there Tom W, thank you so much for reviewing your stay with us. I'm so glad you enjoyed everything, I will certainly pass on your comments to the team. Thank you again.

Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for two days to celebrate our wedding anniversary.this is a small and individual place with interesting features, good whole some food and a wonderful team that want to please. The rooms are small but well equipped for our needs with an outside area to sit with a small table also lots of tables to sit in the gardens....

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Ted D, Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much mshaward for taking the time to review your stay with us. I will certainly look into the points you have raised, thank you for bringing them to our attention. We hope you enjoyed your anniversary and we hope to see you again soon.

poole dorset
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a wonderful night here with friends using the Travelzoo deal. Our dinner was very good with a great choice and the service was faultless. Great location for Thames walks too. Can't wait to return.

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Ted D, Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much Ticaramist for your review, I'm glad you enjoyed our dinner, bed and breakfast deal and our service. We hope next time you need to relax, you think of us again.

poole dorset
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about The Crown is good!The staff,the accommodation and of course the wonderful food!Unusually there is nothing to find fault with and we will definitely be returning. The menu has a wide choice of delicious food and breakfast is cooked to order and personal taste.

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Ted D, Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Jo F for reviewing your stay with us. I'm pleased to see you enjoyed everything and even more pleased to see that you will be returning. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Crown.

Amersham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since my last visit for lunch the Crown has been completely refurbished and changed it's style.The food is well presented with friendly service. Somewhat overpriced for what you get on the plate. Unlikely to go again.

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Ted D, Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you 30Verdemar, for taking the time to review The Crown. I'm glad you enjoyed your meals and the service. I will certainly take your price comments into consideration. I'm sorry you don't like our refurb. We do have different areas of the restaurant that you can sit in that have different charm, maybe if you do try us again,...

Dorchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

My friend and I have just returned from two nights stay at The Crown Inn and so wished we'd stayed longer! Friendly welcome and excellent service and our room which was in the former stable block was lovely. Tastefully decorated, plus all that's needed to make hot drinks with the nice touch of biscuits to choose from, nice big mounted...

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Ted D, Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you JennyT for writing such a kind review. I'm glad you enjoyed you and your friends enoyed your stay with us, hopefully we get to see you for longer next time.

Wantage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Had a family party on Sunday and enjoyed an excellent carvery. Good sized car park that was pretty full on arrival and when we left completely full, so to be on the safe side, always book. Met by very friendly staff and escorted to our table. By 1300 hours the place was buzzing and obviously very popular for the venue...

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Ted D, Manager at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Nigel G for viewing your Sunday lunch visit. I'm glad you enjoyed your dustbin lid yorkshirers, they are really good! You're very right about having to book, so I'm glad you did. Summer is just around the corner so maybe, come back when you can enjoy our lovely garden. Thanks again.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Crown is a 17th Century country inn with an excellent restaurant close to Reading and Henley on Thames. Set within the grounds of the Crown, the well appointed contemporary rooms offer a relaxing and peaceful nights sleep with the added advantage of an excellent renowned restaurant and bar just a few steps away. All rooms have full en-suite facilities and large flat screen televisions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crown Inn

Address: Foxhill Lane | Playhatch Nr Reading, Playhatch RG4 9QN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire > Playhatch
Price Range: RM632 - RM699 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Crown Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“All were great and two minutes from restaurant”
Un45, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are the same.”
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“Only used the restaurant but everything looked good”
NigelG35, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are very similar in a one story building at the rear of the pub/restaurant.”
574FredS574, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Did not stay”
520neildd, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
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