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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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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We stayed there in August for one night as part of a travelzoo deal. We received a warm welcome and shown to a lovely room. All mod cons were there in a rather quaint room facing a tree lined lawn. The food was superb and the service efficient and friendly. This was one of the very best residences with first...

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St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Our second visit to this superb pub/Hotel/restaurant in a small hamlet in the country not far from Caversham and Sonning. Once again the food was excellent as was the impeccable service from all the staff, three real ales on offer, one changed each month, from the Brakspear Brewery, all in very good condition, also lager and a good selection of...

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Bramcote,Nottingham United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great location much to see - Mapledurham Henley Marlow for example and lovely scenic walks by the Thames very close by. Much more to see in Reading but ran out of time so will return.Further away well worth it though is a visit to Dorchester on Thames a beautiful village

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016

My hubby saw this holiday on Secret escapes, he showed me it and thought I wouldn't be interested. I said "book it!" I am so glad that we did :) Our entry to the hotel was greeted with a very friendly 'hello' and we were shown straight to our room. The room looked as good as on the website, I...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Wow! What a surprise The Crown was. Beautiful old pub but renovated beautifully. Outside spaces are lovely and comfortable weather permitting. The bedrooms spacious and very comfortable. Food both in the evening and breakfast delicious with excellent service. Would definitely visit again if in the area.

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1Thank fallowsfamily
Oxfordshire
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This was the third time we have stayed at The Crown and rest assured it won't be the last. The rooms are unique, each sumptuous and classically decorated. A comfortable bed, on demand TV and spacious bathroom with a raindrop shower adding to the comfort. The rooms are away from the main building in a converted stable block (or similar...

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1Thank joyandrob
Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The Crown on arrival appeared ok and was, although some parts of the interior were OK, the outside and general appearance was rather tired and in need of a makeover and spruce up. Our room was clean and tidy and had a comfortable Bed, although I must add when we booked this visit a Twin room was requested, what we...

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1Thank Bazza003
London
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a 1 night stay at this pub/inn. Rooms very comfortable & tastefully decorated with tea/coffee making facilities & bathroom had a huge walk in shower. Food very good & staff very pleasant & friendly. Would definitely stay again.

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The Crown does very nice food. It's not fast and it's not cheap, but it is very nice. The staff are very friendly and they have a good children's menu. My only critical feedback to the owner is that the men's toilets near the bar need some maintenance doing, they're functional but not befitting of what is otherwise a great...

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Reviewed 7 August 2016

Booked for Saturday night evening meal..Nice and welcoming pub/hotel with lots of staff on hand to meet and greet you. My partner had eaten there a number of times however it was my first visit.. My partner ordered the chicken and mango salad to start which was excellent , I had the soap, which was nice but very filling.. We...

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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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  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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: $197 - $214 (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.”
tomwB1465RY, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“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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