We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
26/11/2017 27/11/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Crown Inn

    Foxhill Lane | Playhatch Nr Reading, Playhatch RG4 9QN, England
    011 44 118 324 0272
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    26/11/2017 27/11/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    USD 165*
    USD 165*
    USD 165*
    Traveller (237)
    Dining (52)
    Room & Suite (49)
    Hilton Reading
    1,905 reviews
    #3 of 31 hotels in Reading
    6.2 km
     
    Crowne Plaza Hotel Reading
    1,040 reviews
    #9 of 31 hotels in Reading
    3.4 km
     
    The Forbury Roseate
    557 reviews
    #2 of 31 hotels in Reading
    3.4 km
     
    Novotel Reading Centre
    1,251 reviews
    #7 of 31 hotels in Reading
    3.6 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good27%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “secret escapes” (49 reviews)
    “the pub” (86 reviews)
    “separate block” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Wheelchair Access
    Pool
    Airport Transportation
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    26 Nov.27 Nov.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from USD 165.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Playhatch hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "023dd4f0125146e6858337351585552d", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":615367,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[78946171],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":26,"month":11,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":27,"month":11,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":165,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"023dd4f0125146e6858337351585552d","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":165,"lowestMetaPrice":165,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":165,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":165,"lowestMetaPrice":165,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":165,"hotelName":"The Crown Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjAyM2RkNGYwMTI1MTQ2ZTY4NTgzMzczNTE1ODU1NTJkIiwiQUlLIjoiNzFmMDcwY2FhNGQ2NDYzM2FhY2RhOTMyOTM3NGVlYWQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "26/11/2017", "checkOut": "27/11/2017", "lowestPrice": "USD 165", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"54294891":"TravelocityEWS","65770195":"Hotwire","34638443":"Expedia","78946171":"OrbitzEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (643)
    There are newer reviews for The Crown Inn
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    61 - 65 of 640 reviews

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    It's an Inn with a restaurant and a bar. We went for a business lunch. It was quite busy. Staff seemed friendly enough although the service was a little slow and we had to chase to get orders in. That said the food came quickly....More

    1  Thank Steven L
    Response from Ted D, Manager at The Crown InnResponded 15 May 2017

    Thank you so much Steven L for your review, I'm sorry we didn't quite meet your expectations on this visit, I will certainly take up the points you have raised with the team and improve where we can. We look forward to seeing you again...More

    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    I was taken to the Crown, by my wife, for a birthday treat. We arrived on Mother's day (26th March 2017) and were put in room 10. We went and had a drink from the bar and sat outside in the evening sun. So far...More

    2  Thank Revoicer
    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    Came here last year and thoroughly enjoyed it. We were surfing the various hotel booking sites for a bargain and noticed the Crown had a good deal on. If you like good food and a good sleep this is a great place. I would add...More

    Thank DavenMoWood
    Response from Ted D, Manager at The Crown InnResponded 15 May 2017

    Thank you so much DavenMoWood for such a lovely review, I'm so glad we have only got better. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    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

    Thank Un45
    Response from Ted D, Manager at The Crown InnResponded 15 May 2017

    Thank you so much Un45 for your kind review, I'm glad to see you enjoyed your stay with us to celebrate your birthday. We hope to see you again for your next birthday celebration!

    Reviewed 12 April 2017 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!

    Thank SueHazell
    Response from Ted D, Manager at The Crown InnResponded 14 April 2017

    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...

    Hilton Reading
    1,905 reviews
    #3 of 31 hotels in Reading
    6.2 km
     
    Crowne Plaza Hotel Reading
    1,040 reviews
    #9 of 31 hotels in Reading
    3.4 km
     
    The Forbury Roseate
    557 reviews
    #2 of 31 hotels in Reading
    3.4 km
     
    Novotel Reading Centre
    1,251 reviews
    #7 of 31 hotels in Reading
    3.6 km
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 157 - USD 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Hotwire, Orbitz, Cancelon, TripOnline SA and Cheap Tickets so you can book your The Crown Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Oxfordshire >
    • Playhatch
    • Also Known As
    • The Crown Hotel Playhatch
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (237)
    Dining (52)
    Room & Suite (49)
    Hotel & Grounds (113)
    Bathroom (19)
    Family and Play Areas (4)
    Nearby
    The Forbury Roseate
    557 reviews
    3.45 km away
     
    Hilton Reading
    1,905 reviews
    6.19 km away
     
    Novotel Reading Centre
    1,251 reviews
    3.62 km away
     
    Crowne Plaza Hotel Reading
    1,040 reviews
    3.36 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Crown
    109 reviews
    .43 km away
    The French Horn
    433 reviews
    1.36 km away
    The Flowing Spring Pub
    171 reviews
    .85 km away
    Sonning Tea Room
    59 reviews
    1.43 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    The Mill at Sonning Theatre
    415 reviews
    1.47 km away
    My River Cruising - Day Cruises
    35 reviews
    2.44 km away
    Prince of Wales Pub
    25 reviews
    2.66 km away
    St Andrew's Church
    8 reviews
    2.69 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Donna P
    14 March 2017|
    AnswerShow all 16 answers
    Response from Linda W | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is. At the front and back
    1
    Vote
    Sue B
    13 March 2017|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Ted D | Property representative |
    Reading and Sonning would be the closest - but a lot in very close proximity to us. Type in RG4 9QN into google maps and the type golf courses for the complete list. Hope this helps
    0
    Votes
    Pam H
    21 July 2016|
    AnswerShow all 12 answers
    Response from annjulied2016 | Reviewed this property |
    All the bedrooms are ground level.
    0
    Votes

    Recently Reviewed Hotels around Playhatch

    Room Tips
    "Book in advance (obvious) but otherwise nothing to think of."
    Read review
    "All rooms are exactly the same."
    Read review
    "From what we saw all rooms are the same, apart from a slight variation in decor."
    Read review
    "all rooms are great."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing