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The Crown Hotel, Exford

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I stayed one night. They opened early for me, let me check out late. The room was very comfortable, tranquil. The place reeks of character. From this experience I certainly recommend The Crown wholeheartedly. If you visit often create a relationship and be part of the town by meeting the locals here.

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Whitbrides, Owner at The Crown Hotel, Exford, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments and it was a pleasure to have you stay with us. Being a 17th Century Coaching Inn means the Crown has plenty of character and the locals add to the wonderful atmosphere, especially in our cosy country bar. Hopefully you will be able to stay longer on your next visit. Best wishes - Sara

Merriott, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

From beginning to end our stay at The Crown was absolutely excellent! We have stayed for 2 nights this weekend with our dog. As soon as we walked in on a freezing cold day we were greeted by a roaring fire and lovely warm room. Our room was very comfortable and clean with modern bathroom. We are both nights in...

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Sara W, Owner at The Crown Hotel, Exford, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are very dog friendly and after a day walking on Exmoor our log fires and cosy bar are a welcome sight to all our visitors. All our dishes are home cooked and freshly prepared with lots of choice and we are glad you enjoyed your meals with us. We have a great team...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I stayed here for a few nights in mid December with my husband and pup. It was just perfect in terms of the Exmoor location, easy to find, plenty of car parking space, friendly staff, delicious food (including vegetarian options), wine and beers, a comfortable bed, powerful heating, good shower, tea and coffee facilities in room, good wifi, prompt and...

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Sara W, Owner at The Crown Hotel, Exford, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Our log fires in winter are always great to come back to after a day walking on Exmoor and dogs are always welcome. Exford is a lovely, lively village at the heart of Exmoor and our cosy bar is the hub of village life. We have a...

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Four of us visited the Crown Hotel for lunch following an extensive walk on 27th December. The welcome, the service, and the quality/presentation of the food was absolutely first class. Highly recommended!

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Sara W, Owner at The Crown Hotel, Exford, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and lovely comments. We are always a welcome sight for weary walkers and our log fires, home cooked food and real ales make for a great place to stop for lunch or dinner. Chef has been with us over 10 years now and does some lovely dishes along with more traditional meals, a varied menu...

Godstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Set in the centre of Exmoor with the advantage of being in a small village. There is a local shop a couple of doors down from the hotel where we were able to purchase sandwiches for our packed lunch and another pub within walking distance if you want a change of scene in the evening. The hotel is comfortable and...

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Sara W, Owner at The Crown Hotel, Exford, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We are in a great location at the heart of the Exmoor national park, with plenty of walks straight from our door and plenty of walking books and maps available for our guests. Our cosy bar is the hub of village life and has a great atmosphere....

W-S-M
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had an evening meal here after a good day's walking. Nice atmosphere , good service and very tasty food. We'll be back. A proper menu...not reheats from a freezer! The belly pork was particularly well cooked and the side accompaniments were great.

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Sara W, Owner at The Crown Hotel, Exford, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments and glad you enjoyed your dinner with us. We serve nice hearty meals using local ingredients where possible and all freshly cooked to order, just what you need after a day walking on Exmoor. We look forward to seeing you again. Best wsihes Sara

Bradford-on-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We've just had another great stay at The Crown, having not been there for a number of years. It still has the same family-run feel to it. Nothing is too much trouble for all the staff. We stayed in Room 5, which is large and overlooks the village green. But it is the bathroom that makes it - it is...

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Sara W, Owner at The Crown Hotel, Exford, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and lovely comments it was a pleasure to have you stay with us. We are family owned and run and like our guests to feel at home and relaxed. We are situated at the heart of the Exmoor National park, an ideal base for exploring the moor. It's nice to know our standards haven't slipped...

Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Ate here twice whilst staying in Exford for a short break. Good choice of food for the gluten free diner. Not the cheapest pub to dine in, but good value for money as the food was excellent. Trying the local gins was a must - I can highly recommend the Wicked Wolf! Friendly staff and surrounded by locals, always a...

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Sara W, Owner at The Crown Hotel, Exford, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and comments. Our food is all freshly prepared and cooked by our chefs so dietary requirements is never a problem, I am gluten intolerant so know how difficult eating out can be and therefore have made an effort to adjust many dishes to gluten free options where possible. We do a good choice of selected...

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Visited Exford and had a delicious lunch of apple and pork sausages and mash, beef panini and chips washed down with some delicious cider. There were other delicious foods on the menu. Land lord very friendly and a good place for lunch.

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Sara W, Owner at The Crown Hotel, Exford, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your lunch with us. We have a varied menu at lunch and evening , with plenty of choice and dishes to suit all tastes and a glass of the local brew, be it cider or ale are always great to try. We are family run and owned and it was my...

Minehead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

went to the Crown Hotel to the Bar Restaurant and had a great meal with 5 friends they take dogs as well , great bar menu good food reasonable price and a really good atmosphere Exford is one of the best kept villages on Exmoor and all the locals are very friendly

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Sara W, Owner at The Crown Hotel, Exford, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments and glad you enjoyed your meal with us. It's always nice to get together with friends over dinner and our bar has a great atmosphere with a good mix of locals and tourists. Exford village is very pretty and unspoilt and at the heart of Exmoor, a great place to visit. We look forward...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
17th-century family-run coaching inn at the heart of the Exmoor National Park. Great food, real ales, fine wines, log fires & friendly atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crown Hotel, Exford

Address: Exmoor National Park | Exford, Exford, Exmoor National Park TA24 7PP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Exford
Price Range: $191 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Crown Hotel, Exford 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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“We had room 9 and its quiet, with a view and is very nice. Its not one of the new rooms but its ideal.”
MARK_CHRISTA, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Room 5 is large, (overlooking the village green) with a very large shower/bathroom room, recently refurbished by the look of it.”
ELSTONS, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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