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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for a week for work and what a dump. Food is very expensive and is disgusting, most of your breakfast is done in the microwave. Rooms not cleaned no towels toilet roll beds not made and bins not empty he don't like you eating in the rooms, and the owner is very distant and dose not want to...

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crown2011, Owner at The Crown Aldbourne, responded to this review

Re Towels as normal practise throw out the world we do not change towels unless asked on environmental ground (safe the planet) but change when asked which they did every day. As for breakfast everything is cooked to order and not in microwave. Re prices we are not a JD Weatherspoon pub and price reflected the area even so we...

Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

The manager of the crown is considerably poor at providing an acceptable service to the guests. The food is overpriced and the breakfast is shocking, barely edible. We came back to our room this evening and nobody had been into clean or replace the towels. No replacement toilet roll and no dustbin change. Apparently 'it was his day off'

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wiltshire, England
Reviewed 8 January 2017

My husband and l went with friends to The Crown last evening. Nice place and friendly. The rest of the group enjoyed there meal. I just made the wrong choice. I will come back and try again. As l have friends in the village. The lunch menu also looked ok.

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My friends and I visited the Crown yesterday on route to Swindon. Very warm friendly staff and amazing surroundings topped off by fantastic local drinks. Didn't have much time to explore the village unfortunately but it was a very picturesque location and as I say "the real England".

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Thank Ben I
Bridgwater, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I considered the accommodation to be very run down. Only one hard wood chair provided and bed head did not make sitting in bed very comfortable. Unable to access breakfast room at pre arranged time (landlord overslept), not impressed with what was offered for breakfast. Room not cleaned after first night, bed not made cups not washed, bin not emptied,...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Full of character with a good choice of beers and although the food choice is less than many other pubs these days, the quality was first class. Service was friendly and responsive to locals and visitors alike.

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Diss, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Central village location - we visited for two nights for a family reunion in the village. The room was very comfortable and we liked the quirky notices, 101st Screaming Eagles photos and the dalek and police box! The water in the room was very, very hot and the fan seemed to keep going for ages after the bathroom light was...

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Stopped off at The Crown on the way home to see the Dalek outside guarding the entrance after reading about it on the BBC's news webpage. Seeing the crafted metal Dalek is worth the time to stop off at the pub on its own. The pub is clean, tidy and historically important, as they filmed an episode of Dr Who...

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is a delightful character establishment, which is so fitting for the beautiful village in which it is set in. Your Hosts Alan & Calley (a dog with character too) will make sure your stay is perfect. My room was perfect for me plenty of room and the BED was SO comfortable, with a view over looking the Square near...

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The Crown, Aldbourne Wiltshire We’d stopped off for lunch in Albourne on our way from Oxford to Avebury – to see the stone circles and the henge; it was a convenient place mid-day. Great images of old country and times past but also a glimpse of modern-day rural England at its best. It was a cloudy day, but warm and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the Marlborough Downs, the Crown is a gracious old country inn, offering warm hospitality, real ales, fine food and wines, and 4 charming en suite double rooms. This is an ideal pastoral base to explore England’s treasures: 6 miles from M4 motorway Junction 15, Hungerford 7m, Marlborough 8m, Swindon 10m with high-speed train to London (55 min), Newbury 19m, Stonehenge 33m, Lacock 33m, Cirencester 24m, Oxford 41m, Bath 45m, Blenheim 50m, Windsor 52m, Stratford 62mAll room have been redecorated but still with style of of a country inn ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crown Aldbourne

Address: 2 The Square, Aldbourne SN8 2DU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Aldbourne
Price Range: $109 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Crown Aldbourne 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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The Crown At Aldbourne Hotel Marlborough
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“This is a pub in a village, we stopped for beer and a lunch meal. I don't know if they have rooms. TripAdvisor get your matrix sorted”
 of 5 bubbles peterm651, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are only six rooms I think. Ours overlooked a private courtyard so no problems with smoke or noise.”
 of 5 bubbles suepP5800JJ, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“book in plenty of time as they only have 4 rooms”
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  • Crown Inn outside view
 of 5 bubbles suecW8911HD, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Take care climbing the stairs to your room and take care climbing in and out of the shower.”
 of 5 bubbles richardhM2376MO, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 a twin, is above the kitchen - noisy at times. Room 6 is ok, facing the courtyard but tends to have smokers congregating out there”
 of 5 bubbles 716MichaelT716, 6 May 2016 | Read review
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