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The Crown & Castle

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Market Hill, Orford IP12 2LJ England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to the Crown and Castle for some years now and our recent visit lived up to previous visits, kind and friendly staff, superb food and excellent comfort in the room. We will go back time and again.

Thank Mike and Kathy P
Response from Props3, Owner at The Crown & CastleResponded 2 weeks ago

What could be nicer to hear!? We do hope you WILL continue to come back time and time again. In the meantime, thank you so much for all your lovely comments. They are much appreciated.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for the weekend and were delighted with the room which was a good size and nicely decorated. The bathroom was big also and both the bedroom and bathroom had beautiful views over Orford Ness. The staff were really friendly and helpful, the food...More

Thank BluePurrl
Response from Props3, Owner at The Crown & CastleResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your room and liked both food and service. We always try to come up trumps with a dish not on that night's menu, and are glad we could oblige on this...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Crown and Castle last weekend, on what was a very short notice trip to Suffolk. As one of the few places with late availability we were a little bit wary, but we need not have been. We chose to stay in...More

Thank StevemartinBGF
Response from Props3, Owner at The Crown & CastleResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much indeed for your long, objective and praise-filled review. We really do appreciate your taking the time and trouble to post your findings in such detail (as it really helps other people wondering whether to stay, as well as us in knowing...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

booked one week before arrival on arrival was told that my boking for dinner had been change we booked for 6.45 pm the new booking was 7.30 pm not what we wanted to hear so we walk up to The King Head Orford and had...More

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Response from Props3, Owner at The Crown & CastleResponded 3 weeks ago

Our new receptionist, belatedly realising the restaurant diary was full at 6.45pm, put your arrival time down as 7.15pm. (We have to stagger dinner bookings as our bar is very small and this way guests can all have a non-rushed preprandial drink.) Had we realised...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

We have been visiting for many years. When many familiar faces greet you among the hotel team, when there is always something which has been improved from the last time you visited, when the hotel director rolls up his sleeves and serves breakfast and clears...More

Thank Deborah D
Response from Props3, Owner at The Crown & CastleResponded September 12, 2018

Thank you for being such loyal supporters and taking the time to post your very kind thoughts. We are delighted that you enjoy (and notice) that we try to keep making improvements, and love the haven-like ambience of Orford and its environs. And, yes, Tim...More

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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$183 - US$341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
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United KingdomEnglandEast AngliaOrford
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March 7, 2018|
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Response from Tim S | Property representative |
Hello, there are five dedicated Garden rooms that are dog-friendly but dogs are not allowed in any other rooms. Whike this is absolutely the case, just mention your wife's allergy on booking (phone 01394 450205) and we will... More
Christine W
September 3, 2016|
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Response from Tedsterlondon_UK | Reviewed this property |
Yes! They have dog friendly rooms and a table in the bar area where the dog can sit with you while you eat.
Brian B
January 14, 2015|
Response from Brian B | Reviewed this property |
Near Woodbridge, not Woodford. Sorry if I got you on the wrong map.
Room Tips
"Don't be concerned about noise if you choose a room in the main house (our preference).. Catch the..."
Sep. 11, 2018
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"There are actually rooms in the main part of the hotel but unfortunately I was unable to view these."
Sep. 3, 2018
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"Garden rooms situated in the hotel grounds were quiet and very comfortable"
Jul. 17, 2018
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"Get a room on the main building with a view."
Jul. 17, 2018
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