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The Crown & Castle

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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Situated in the quaint sleepy Suffolk town of Orford the hotel offers comfortable rooms and superb food. We booked a 3 day bed and breakfast package that also included dinner on two nights. It wasn't cheap but we couldn't fault the restaurant with it's emphasis...More

Thank Roger G
Response from Props3, Owner at The Crown & CastleResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind words. We are really pleased you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay, and took the time to post them here. We do hope you will indeed return and look forward to welcoming you back. Thank you again,

Reviewed 4 days ago

A delightful hotel and restaurant in a delightful part of the country. Our room had an amazing view over Orford Ness, and was very comfy. The bathroom was modern. Everything was squeaky clean. The restaurant was excellent both for dinner and breakfast, we really enjoyed...More

Thank jeremyfd
Response from Props3, Owner at The Crown & CastleResponded 2 days ago

We love to hear it when guests want to come back - it’s the best accolade. Thank you very much for your review and all the lovely comments, particularly about the comfort, cleanliness, food and service. We look forward to your return!

Reviewed 5 days ago

The thing I like about the Crown and Castle is that it is upmarket, rooms very 'Country Living Magazine' in their feel and the food is exceptional (especially the seafood which it is famous for) .. yet it isnt full of its own importance. The...More

Thank ChrisseyBoy
Response from Props3, Owner at The Crown & CastleResponded 2 days ago

What a wonderful review! Thank you so much for all your lovely comments, particularly on the 'man himself', Tim, as well as Laura and Harry and all our other team members. We - and they - are really delighted to hear such praise. Thank you,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great stay here this weekend. It’s not cheap, but it was a real treat and we were so well looked after, fab food, great rooms and excellent service. 2 things to tweak - 1) pls buy a dimmer pack for the lights in the dining...More

Thank Henry F
Response from Props3, Owner at The Crown & CastleResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your 5-star review - it is much appreciated. Thank you, too, for your suggested tweaks although the first one is a trifle mysterious as we do have dimmers in the restaurant! Perhaps they were set too high for your liking,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Crown & Castle describes itself as a restaurant with rooms rather than a hotel. I could not see any reason for this, and to the customer it is simply a hotel with a restaurant. It has 21 rooms, which is more than a good...More

1  Thank Cliff_Lynn
Response from Props3, Owner at The Crown & CastleResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your extensive review. We are particularly delighted you enjoyed the 'impeccable' service. If we may just clarify a couple of points... the reason for being a Restaurant with Rooms, rather than a hotel, is largely because of the lack of...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 208 - US$ 342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 208 - US$ 342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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grubgobbler
7 March 2018|
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Response from Props3 | 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
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Christine W
3 September 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.
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Brian B
15 January 2015|
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Response from Brian B | Reviewed this property |
Near Woodbridge, not Woodford. Sorry if I got you on the wrong map.
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"Garden rooms situated in the hotel grounds were quiet and very comfortable"
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"Get a room on the main building with a view."
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"Rooms at the front can be noisy"
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"I believe there is accommodation in the main building, but I can only vouch for my room which was very good"
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