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Worthing, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in here for an evening meal and were pleasantly surprised with the decor, cosiness and the friendliness of the place. The menu choices were the best I have seen in a long while too. The staff are hardworking and gave us a warm welcome. For starters we had two portions of cheesy garlic bread to share between the...

1Thank Diane S
Argaka, Cyprus
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a 3 night break here.A very friendly quintessentially Dorset village pub. Cosy bar area with roaring log fire and interesting 'priest hole'. Excellent range of local ales and ciders and a very good,reasonably priced wine list. A very good, varied menu, again well priced. We ate here every night and were never disappointed. Every meal was well cooked and...

1Thank clara c
Portsmouth England
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We have been staying at a nearby cottage and have visited The Crown for two dinners and a lunch during our 3 night stay. We have found the staff to be extremely friendly and helpful and the food was delicious. Pprtion sizes are generous but there is an option for a smaller serving on many meals. I highly revommend the...

1Thank casdix
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Have been there before and had a pleasant experience previously. Went on Saturday and ordered the fish, unfortunately it tasted slightly off. In my opinion this isn't really a big deal. It happens sometimes with fish. When the waitress was approached quietly to try and get it resolved, she was rude and categorically stated there nothing wrong with the fish....

1Thank cweco
Gemma H, Owner at The Crown Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review that we have both been expecting after your visit with us on Saturday. I find it particularly frustrating as we did everything we could on the day to please you, to include a full refund of your faultless meal and quite clearly our efforts went unappreciated. You ordered our salmon dish, pan fried with lemon...

Reviewed 1 November 2016

We had an evening meal at the crow. The starters were tasty, but portions very large and only one of us cleared his plate. We ordered two Sirloin Steak main courses. They were huge steaks, but rather chewy, and the plain steak was peppery. The Crown burger was very nice, but again too much for me. Service was very good.

Reviewed 21 October 2016

I stayed here on my own for one night as I was working in the area, the staff were really friendly, food lovely and the room I stayed in was large, comfortable and had all I needed. I needed to leave before breakfast so staff offered to make a packed lunch for me to take away with me. Would definitely...

2Thank Michelle W
Petersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We have just got back from a lovely week end staying in this very pretty and picturesque pub. The rooms were very clean and tidy with all the little extras you would expect to find ie tea coffee biscuits and water We ate in the restaurant both nights and the food was superb. Lots of choice and variety with large...

2Thank saundersa32
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We tried the food here for the first time today and we were very very impressed! Such Lovely and friendly staff, a beautiful restaurant with fantastic decor , we highly recommend this as a place to eat

2Thank cerinruth
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We called in to the Crown Inn, after walking Luna our dog, the pub is dog friendly. Ordered drinks and a meal each, I had the Turkey and Ham pie, with mash veg and gravy, my wife had the Rump steak. Both meals were amazing, my wife said the steak was the best she had ever had. Will visit again...

1Thank Colin T
Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Ate here last week, the food was very well cooked and the portions were excellent. Service was good, the atmosphere is warm and inviting, I would definitely come back here to eat again. My two nieces who are vegetarian had battered halloumi and chips, and enjoyed theirs, my sister had fish and chips , and couldn't eat all hers, there...

1Thank jill190872

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A thatched 16th century traditional country inn located in the picturesque village of Marnhull & right in the heart of Thomas Hardy country! Steeped in history, with beautiful Dorset scenery, a warm welcoming atmosphere, luxury accommodation, award winning Dorset brewed Hall & Woodhouse Badger ales & great home cooked food served all day! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crown Inn

Address: Crown Road | Marnhull, Sturminster Newton DT10 1LN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Sturminster Newton
Price Range: ₹ 6,059 - ₹ 8,713 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Crown Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“All rooms face onto a fairly quiet country road but our room was double glazed so the noise was minimum,”
 of 5 bubbles saundersa32, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a fan on hot nights.”
 of 5 bubbles edsjab, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem good - but beware of road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles RedCompliance11, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Not applicable in my case”
 of 5 bubbles thomasw408, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Can't comment, but eat there on a Sunday lunch”
 of 5 bubbles Pancho897, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
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