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Spearman, Texas, USA
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

If you require posh surroundings, new fixtures, and a shiny glass and metal environment, this place may not be to your liking. However, if centuries old buildings fitted with modern conveniences and friendly rural settings tickle your fancy, please stay here. I made a few friends here in less than 48 hours because the environment is so friendly (if you... More 

Thank Emily D
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This was a beautiful old 16th Century coaching inn, steeped in character and quality period features and decor. My room was really interesting and had a quant old fireplace as a bit of a feature. Shower had to run a little while to get the hot water through. Breakfast was delicious and proof of this was that my baby boy... More 

Thank Frankieface_12
Penrith, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is the second time I have stayed at The Crown Hotel. Definitely a good place to stay. The hotel is very old and still has the original features. The room was clean and quiet, and the full English breakfast will keep you going for the whole day. I was made to feel welcome in the bar and enjoyed wide... More 

Thank Peter C
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We had pre-booked to stay four nights and on arrival were asked if we would mind upgrading to a superking sized room at no extra cost. The room was very quiet as it was away from the bar area and although facing onto the road, we didn't get disturbed by the traffic. The bed was very comfy and we slept... More 

Thank Kate P
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Been there today with my partner, ordered a large pork roast & small lamb roast. They brought out a large lamb roast & small pork roast & when they realised their mistake they tried to make us swap our meals rather than correcting them. 8/10 for food (although rather pricey) but 3/10 for customer service.

1 Thank GrahamMLittle
Kings lynn
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128 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Called in en route from the station, decent place for a pint at the top of the hill, close to the town clock. A decent Pub slightly off the Main Street. I would describe this as a traditional place, rustic in its decor and frequented by locals. Good selection of ales with a pleasant atmosphere. Didn't eat on this occasion... More 

Thank Camal63
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

As we went in it felt like they possibly catered more for drinkers than eaters and there were a few people in that appeared to have had more to drink than they should but we got a table and gave it a try. Actually, the food was better than I expected and quite good. It's basically bar food but with... More 

Thank tthalliday1
Swaffham, United Kingdom
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370 reviews
94 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015

The bar is so welcoming, in old fashioned style, with warm fire and extensive range of real ales and beverages. A perfect town centre hostelry for drinks with friends and food is served in pub-meal style.

Thank Ian P
Skipton, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Some friends were having their reception in the function room here. When we arrived to help set up, there were things being stored in the room, like a sofa. old chilling cabinets. To get them to remove the sofa from the room we had to say if they didn't store it elsewhere we would just put it outside. After a... More 

Thank beize
Highcliffe, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Well I suppose it had to come sooner or later,my first bad review. We travelled to Downham Market at short notice to visit a sick relative,we booked a room with breakfast at the Crown Hotel at a pre - paid cost of 70 pounds. On arrival we were greeted by a not that friendly barman who booked us in and... More 

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Additional Information about The Crown Hotel

Address: 12 Bridge Street, Downham Market PE38 9DH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Downham Market
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
The Crown Hotel Downham Market, Norfolk
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“Don't go for a room above the bar, as the noise carries...!!”
 of 5 bubbles Frankieface_12, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“From what I have seen all the rooms are equally good”
 of 5 bubbles petercB8339ZQ, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We only used the pub, Sunday lunch was excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles Ninjaipman, 14 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Be nice to the staff. Helps if you are Canadian.”
 of 5 bubbles neils146, 15 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Ask for room 5. It is however the only room I know.”
 of 5 bubbles Fred315, 14 Jun 2014 | Read review
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