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    The Crown & Thistle

    18 Bridge Street, Abingdon OX14 3HS, England
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    • Excellent51%
    • Very good32%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
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    “roll top bath” (16 reviews)
    “car park” (29 reviews)
    “mini bar” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Really enjoy staying at the Crown & Thistle, it's a quirky old hotel with plenty of character. Each room is different and some are much bigger/ nicer than others so worth asking which room you're in when you book. The breakfast is one of the...More

    Thank lozliz7
    Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Crown & ThistleResponded 4 days ago

    Hi lozliz7, Thank you for the wonderful review, we're so glad you enjoy staying with us. Kind Regards, The Crown & Thistle Team

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Stayed for 2 nights over the new year. Had a great stay. Staff in all areas very friendly and helpful. Room was full of old world charm and character ( although water in bathroom could be a bit dodgy in the evening) . Restaurant very...More

    Thank cockneyontour
    Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Crown & ThistleResponded 5 days ago

    Hi cockneyontour, Thank you for the lovely review, we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Crown & Thistle Team

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Disappointing experience, usually very good but stuck in back room used to hold parties waiting for table in restaurant. Food not up to usual standard (very ordinary Caesar salad). Service ok. Put it down to Christmas party season...More

    Thank Nick B
    Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Crown & ThistleResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Nick B, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback, we're disappointed to hear of your experience with us on this occasion, we can assure you that this is not indicative of our usual standard and that this was definitely a...More

    Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

    Great hotel. Full of character with old historic buildings yet modern facilities. Close to the town and a short drive or bus drive to Oxford. You don’t need to leave the hotel though. Breakfast quality and staff so friendly. Restaurant good. The bar great ales....More

    Thank John T
    Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Crown & ThistleResponded 5 weeks ago

    Hi John T, Thank you for the lovely review, we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards, The Crown & Thistle Team

    Reviewed 11 December 2017

    Charming small Hotel, based on a historic Inn, with cozy bar and restaurant attached. Set within a charming courtyard. Great comfortable rooms. Great bed. Fantastic Breakfast. Had a lovely meal in the restaurant. Good wine list. Great friendly service. I would book again. Very happy...More

    Thank Paul K
    Response from Oakman I, Manager at The Crown & ThistleResponded 13 December 2017

    Hi Paul K, Thank you for the wonderful review, we're glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again next time. Kind Regards, The Crown & Thistle Team

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    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$ 115 - US$ 186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Abingdon
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    Dining (5)
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    Bathroom (11)
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    5 September 2017|
    Response from Goldens127 | Reviewed this property |
    There were lots of stairs and quite narrow corridors to the bedrooms, but there may be rooms on ground floor, not sure
    31 July 2017|
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    Response from Oakman I | Property representative |
    Hi Cheryl, Our Parking facilities are located at the back of our Hotel and Restaurant.
    26 June 2017|
    Response from Oakman I | Property representative |
    Our family rooms consist of a king size bed and a small sofa bed, therefore they are suitable for 2 adults and one child. Kind regards Caroline
    Room Tips
    "Do not choose Room 11."
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    "If you want a large bathroom do not choose Room 5"
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    "For a quiet night at the weekend avoid rooms overlooking the courtyard"
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    "just ask that they dont book you into Room 17 if you are a couple."
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