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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is very welcoming. The bar stocks a good range of Hall and Woodhouse beers, with an impressive range of food served there and in the restaurant. We opted for the restaurant service, where Dean looked after us superbly. I chose the Tapas for dinner and was not disappointed. The chefs Silvia and Suriyan did a fantastic job preparing...

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this Hotel overnight with my wife on the 1st Dec. Hotel staff were friendly and helpful especially the night porter. We had room 17 ideal for the disabled. I was able to drive my small mobility scooter into the Hotel and into the lift then into room 17 with no trouble. Decoration and fixtures have been done sympathetically...

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Hall W, Manager at The Crown Hotel, responded to this review

We really appreciate your feedback; thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. We have taken your comments on board and do hope you will visit us again.

Norwich, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can recommend this Hotel without question, staff are excellent, rooms are superb with a huge level of detail to keep the guest relaxed and comfortable. Food and bar area also first class. Stay here if you can!

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Hall W, Manager at The Crown Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit.

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Crown hotel is comfortable and is made more comfortable by the hospitality of certain staff namely Dean and Dan whom make living away from home that more easy. The menu is limited but the quality is good when not too greasy. The breakfast is probably the forte of the food, having plenty to choose from.

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Hall W, Manager at The Crown Hotel, responded to this review

We really appreciate your feedback; thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. We have taken your comments on board and do hope you will visit us again.

Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fabulous hotel with very well decorated rooms. Attention to detail is second to none all the little bits of fine furnishing is lovely to see. The hotel bar has a great warm atmosphere. Highly recommend and we will be back to stay .

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Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit.

Lewes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time I have stayed at this hotel, it has recently been renovated to a high standard. We had booked a deluxe room and on arrival found we had been upgraded. Room 21 is bigger and better decorated and equipped than some 4/5 star hotels I have stayed in. The restaurant food and service were perfect and...

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Hall W, Manager at The Crown Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a wonderful review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased we delivered great hospitality and we look forward to seeing you soon.

UK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifully maintained historic hotel, with exquisitely decorated & comfortable rooms. Excellent booking website, so you can browse availability by date to grab a last minute bargain! Great restaurant & bar with Badger beers on tap from the local brewery. Amazing breakfast too!

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Thank you so much for your review, it is great to hear that you enjoyed visiting us. We hope you can visit again soon.

Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eight of us popped in for a cuppa and cakes last week after a long day walking. The service was brilliant and the young man looking after us really courteous and efficient. The tea was served in most pleasing tea pots and we were delighted that we could enjoy cup after cup to quench our thirst. The coffee was piping...

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Hall W, Manager at The Crown Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a wonderful review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased we delivered great hospitality and we look forward to seeing you soon.

Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Often there will be only one member of staff serving coffees and drinks and you then wait for an unacceptable amount of time to be served. On one occasion there were no staff attending to customers, I waited some time before I asked the reception to help me.

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We really appreciate your feedback; thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. We have taken your comments on board and do hope you will visit us again.

Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Crown Hotel for breakfast as non-residents. The wide range of food available was of high quality and very reasonably priced. The recent refurbishments are tastefully done. Dean and Jack were very helpful and attentive, adding to the excellent experience. Would recommend breakfast here to locals or anyone visiting the town.

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Thank you so much for your review, it is great to hear that you enjoyed visiting us. We hope you can visit again soon.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about The Crown Hotel

Address: West Street | Dorset, Blandford Forum DT11 7AJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Blandford Forum
Price Range: $132 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Crown Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
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Best Western Blandford Forum
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“Not sure how standard and superior are distinguished.”
 of 5 bubbles Desrock17, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“A room away from the road on the top floor”
 of 5 bubbles Piddingoer, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms not overlooking the main road”
  • Behind the bed
  • No long hanging space
  • Right on the High Street
 of 5 bubbles JaniceC88, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had rooms 27 and 29 small but ample, clean tidy with a wonderful sleep experience. There are larger rooms for a higher price.”
 of 5 bubbles Suroslpfm, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 17 for mobility issues.”
 of 5 bubbles BowlerP, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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