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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We needed to stay in the area for a couple of days, and this inn fitted the bill completely. We received a warm welcome and our room was modern, toasty, (freezing weekend!) spotless, with all facilities. The off road parking for residents is a bonus. We had drinks in the congenial bar (open fire) and decided to eat in the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been in this pub for quite a while but we're looking for a quick lunch. They have really worked on the inside and the decor was a good quality village atmosphere with an adjacent restaurant area. Can eat in both. Quite busy when we went in but managed to fit us in and all the staff were extremely...

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here with two other couples as it was close to the venue for a friend's wedding. It's a nice old pub with friendly staff and bags of character. However, our room was out the back in a newer building which was very clean and comfortable though it lacked character which we'd hoped for, considering the style of pub...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We stayed overnight at the Crown while attending our cousin's 50th birthday. For a small hotel/inn it has plenty of character and the rooms were clean and comfortable, while the staff were friendly. We didn't eat dinner in the restaurant, but had breakfast the following morning, which was delicious. I would certainly use again.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Having visited Long Melford to attend a wedding we booked in to the Crown Inn Hotel The manager of the hotel allowed us access to the room early to enable us to get ready for the wedding taken place 2pm. This was most appreciated...We had one of the rooms overlooking the courtyard...The room was lovely and warm the room smelt...

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Essex
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Does the job perfectly. Proper old fashion pub in old Suffolk village. Great menu well cooked and well served menu has recommended wines which is a nice touch. It is a pub so beers are well kept and nicely served.

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Dufftown, Moray
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Warm efficient welcome to this lovely old Inn all modern amenities with old world warmth and charm. Large bedroom with separate bathroom, bath with shower over, plenty of storage space and the free Wi-fi even worked in the room. Excellent breakfast with superb poached eggs really helpful efficient friendly staff, even help to find a florist at short notice, on...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Long Melford is one of those heritage villages that combines the beauty of the English country side, with some significant historic attractions and an overall feeling of comfortable accessible relaxed rural life as it should be. There are a variety of places one can eat, and this one is a gem. The decor is refurbished historic building, retaining the charm...

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We had a large table booked for a birthday celebration. We pre ordered our food . All food was correct but a few dishes at the table where cold and just badly cooked . I had steak that was cooked very well , although covered (which wasn't stated on the menu) in the hottest peppercorn sauce I have ever tasted...

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The Crown Hotel ,in the middle of Long Melford ,a most pleasing Suffolk " wool town ". We happened here on a Friday night as our accommodation had a very loud karaoke night , Good choice as the restaurant was well appointed ,service smart but not intrusive ,extremely comfortable chairs ( I have a serious back problem ,for a couple...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Restaurant at The Crown Inn Hotel
Restaurant at The Crown Inn Hotel
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Crown Hotel and Restaraunt. We are a family run business in the centre of the beautiful historic village of Long Melford. It is known for its charm and character, stately homes, stunning church also a fantastic choice of shops from antiques to boutique shops which has offers for all keen shopper. Our selves at The Crown being the last remaining free house in the village we provide an exstenive range of wines, real ales and hand pull cider, with home cooked meals available from the bar or restaraunt menu. If you want to just stop off for a drink and a light meal or have a family gathering we can accommodate both in our cosy bar and restaraunt. If your looking to make your stay a little longer we have 12 en-suite rooms that have just been refurbished which look out of this world. If you are a couple looking for a relaxing weekend break away or business person looking for a one night stop this is the place to be. Our door is always open where a warm welcome awaits. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crown Hotel

Address: Hall Street, Long Melford, Babergh District CO10 9JL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Babergh District > Long Melford
Price Range: $101 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Crown Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Ask for a room overlooking the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles SheilaD901, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Only ate here did not stay”
 of 5 bubbles 946RichardT946, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the front of the hotel and check whether bed has a footboard”
 of 5 bubbles 746martind, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 large and comfortable, close to road but no problem during our stay and we slept with the window open.”
 of 5 bubbles 55timbo, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We only called in for lunch, so cannot comment on rooms”
 of 5 bubbles youngmanns, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
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