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The Crown in Aldbourne

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Nestled in the Marlborough Downs, the Crown is a gracious old country inn, offering warm hospitality, real ales, fine food and wines, and 5 charming en-suite double rooms. This is an ideal base to explore England’s treasures: 6 miles from M4 motorway Junction 15, Hungerford 7m, Marlborough 8m, Swindon 10m with high-speed train to London (55 min), Newbury 19m, Stonehenge 33m, Lacock 33m, Cirencester 24m, Oxford 41m, Bath 45m, Blenheim 50m, Windsor 52m, Stratford 62m. All rooms have recently been redecorated but still with style of of a country inn
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Golf course
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Visited for lunch on a cold day, parking near to the frozen village pond and piles of snow. Entered past Dalek to warm bar area with blazing fire. Warm welcome from bar staff who looked after us very well. Good selection of food from menu and specials. Main courses were very
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Response from AlanW3341, Manager at The Crown in Aldbourne
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for the lovely review, we are glad you enjoyed your lunch with. The Restaurant is now back up and fully functioning. we hope to welcome you back again soon.
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We had a lovely fun night staying here. Fred, a young man at the bar was very welcoming and amenable. My expectations were not too high from the outside as it looked just a little drab, with a dalek rubbish bin near the door and cars parked right in front. We parked opposite
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Met up with a friend here for a quick lunch. The bar is really warm and cosy especially on a cold January day. It was surprisingly busy but we managed to get a good spot near the lovely warm fire. Their doorstep sandwiches are excellent, lots of fresh bread and plenty of tasty
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Disappointing, there was only one main course vegetarian option which I didn’t like so I had two starters. My husbands steak pie had hardly any meat. Overall the food was very expensive although well presented.
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Stayed for 2 separate weeks with work. Very well appointed room, with a very small en suite. The place is full of character which is nice. Staff in bar reasonably helpful, breakfasts were excellent, freshly cooked and to your individual request. The disappointing part was that
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Response from AlanW3341, Owner at The Crown in Aldbourne
Responded 9 Dec 2018
I must apologise without reserve as their is a excuses but their is NO Excuses, we normal do better but will adjust our system so this dose not happen again . I am also disappointed that your company has decided not to let you stay this week but hope you will come again. and we will be happy to show that we do listen to our customers Alan
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It is always best to ask for us to reserve a table with a time as we are getting more and more popular due to great Chef Kai Taylor but we will always make space for our guest. Alan
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When we stayed never reserved a meal but did reserve a table Allan is a superb host I hope you have a great time.
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"all rooms are quiet and luxurious"
"We were in room 4"
"Avoid all rooms - stay elsewhere. (Problem is that the only other pub in the village doesn't have accommodation.)"
"This is a pub in a village, we stopped for beer and a lunch meal. I don't know if they have rooms. TripAdvisor get your matrix sorted"
"There are only six rooms I think. Ours overlooked a private courtyard so no problems with smoke or noise."
US$103 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
the crown at aldbourne hotel marlborough
United KingdomEnglandAldbourne
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