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The Crown House Hotel

3 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationAudley End House5 min drive
    Popular LocationBridge End Gardens6 min drive
    Popular LocationFry Art Gallery6 min drive
    AirportLondon (STN-Stansted)21 min drive

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Standard Double Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior Suite, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 Single Bed and 1 Double Bed

Premium Suite, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Executive Double Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior Double or Twin Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds OR 1 King Bed

Standard Single Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Standard Suite, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

About this area

Saffron Walden

The Crown House Hotel is located in Saffron Walden. Imperial War Museum Duxford and Cambridge Corn Exchange are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Bridge End Gardens and Cambridge University Lawn Tennis Club. Scott Polar Research Institute and Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Audley End House - 5 min drive
  • Bridge End Gardens - 6 min drive
  • Fry Art Gallery - 6 min drive
  • Market Square - 7 min drive
  • Church of St. Mary - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Saffron Walden Great Chesterford Station - 4 min walk
  • London (STN-Stansted) - 21 min drive


  • The Plough - 15 min walk
  • The Queens Head Inn - 3 min drive
  • The Eight Bells - 6 min drive
  • Fighting Cocks - 6 min drive
  • The Mogul - 6 min drive

About this property

The Crown House Hotel

3-star hotel with free breakfast and bar/lounge
This smoke-free hotel features a bar/lounge, a business centre and a meeting room. Free English breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk and wedding services are on-site. All 17 rooms offer free WiFi.
The Crown House Hotel offers 17 forms of accommodation. This Saffron Walden hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free uncovered self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–9:00 AM
  • 1 bar


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre


  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Upper floors only accessible by stairs
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property

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The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.



Check-in from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 1 February 2021 to 16 May 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets stay for free
Dogs only

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Crown House Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Crown House Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Crown House Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is The Crown House Hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, dogs are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Crown House Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Crown House Hotel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM.
What time is check-out at The Crown House Hotel?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is The Crown House Hotel located?
Situated in Saffron Walden, this hotel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Audley End House, Imperial War Museum Duxford and Fry Art Gallery. Bridge End Gardens and Market Square are also within 6 miles (10 km). Saffron Walden Great Chesterford Station is only a 4-minute walk.

Overall score and ratings


Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 49 out of 154 reviews
5 - Excellent 32%
Rating 4 - Good. 75 out of 154 reviews
4 - Good 49%
Rating 3 - Okay. 23 out of 154 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 154 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 154 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Advertised as hotel and resturaunt but only breakfast being served from kitchen at the moment. Very friendly and walkable to two pubs with food in the village. Some nice walking locally but also some private land with points of interest that don't have access ;-(
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Staff & service, room comfort
Disliked: Cleanliness
The overall stay at the hotel was nice staff was very friendly think it’s a bit overpriced for what u get there was also a few dusty areas with a few hanging cobwebs about breakfast was nice but not enough on your plate so could do with being bigger an also think it needs a wider selection of choices for breakfast an expensive if not included in the stay
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness
The building is lovely and old, could do with some TLC and updating in the bedroom and bathroom. I felt the the evening staff were unwelcoming, I felt like an inconvenience to their day! I was also a little shocked when I was told they leave once the last person is checked in at night! Not very professional, someone should always be on duty! The staff in the morning were polar opposites, they were happy, kind looked after us treated us like the guests we are! I wouldn’t stay there again as the evening staff really put me off!
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very handy for ISA centre.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

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