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Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

The Crown House Hotel
The Crown House Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0
Free cancellation
4.0/5 (120 reviews)
£100/ night for 2 guests

The staff were very friendly and helpful. Thank you!

Reviewed on 14 Jul 2019
Saffron Hotel
Saffron Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 8-12 High Street, Essex, Saffron Walden, England
3.0/5 (76 reviews)

The goods: excellent location,the farewell receptionist polite,reasonably priced The bads: couldn’t find initially any member of staff to check me in and when I did she was very impolite,rooms facing the road despite secondary double glazing are noisy and woke up early, the shower needs a makeover ...

Reviewed on 21 Dec 2017
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Where should we stay in Saffron Walden?


If you've been thinking about a trip with your children, the welcoming destination of Saffron Walden is a good choice. The gardens, coffee shops and restaurants are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Arrange a flight into London (STN-Stansted), which is the closest airport, or Cambridge (CBG), which is located 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where to stay with the family, Saffron Walden has 3 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation you may want to consider.


Families on holiday have positive things to say about these places to stay:

The Crown House Hotel – Offers free parking and free WiFi. Guests like the comfy beds at this 3-star hotel.

Saffron Hotel – Features a restaurant, free parking and free WiFi. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.

The Cricketers Arms - Hotel – Offers a restaurant, free parking and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 3-star inn.


When should we visit Saffron Walden?


You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. Use these tips to decide when to pack up the children and head to Saffron Walden.


  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Driest months: April, March, July and June, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: December, October, November and September, with an average rainfall of 2.75 inches

What should we see and do in Saffron Walden?


While you are holidaying in Saffron Walden, you and the family may want to see some interesting spots such as Fry Art Gallery and Audley End House. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences and Church of St Mary the Great.


Saffron Walden is also well-known for the:
  • Restaurants
  • Gardens

Getting around Saffron Walden


If you want to see more of the area, ride aboard a train from Saffron Walden Audley End Station, Saffron Walden Newport Station or Saffron Walden Great Chesterford Station. Saffron Walden may not have many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.