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The Crown Inn

4-star Hotel with Restaurant

4 stars

Park Streetstoke By Nayland, Colchester, CO6 4SE

+44 120 626 2001

based on 348 reviews

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About The Crown Inn, Colchester

Value for money
Boasting wonderful views across the Stour and Box river valleys, this privately owned inn is set on a hill in the picturesque village of Stoke-by-Nayland, on the Essex and Suffolk border. With a passion for good service, food, wine and real ale, The Crown Inn offers a 2 AA Rosette award-winning restaurant. Using local produce, the kitchen prepares home-made food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. 15 Minutes from Colchester and Ipswich, during your stay at The Crown Inn you can explore the wonderful surroundings, including the historic villages of Dedham, Lavenham, Kersey, Clare and Long Melford. The countryside is also ideal for walking and cycling.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kettle
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Golf


  • Family rooms
  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking


  • Desk

The Crown Inn Reviews

WonderfulBased on 348 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Beautiful hotel and very friendly staff. (in 58 reviews)
  • "Staff were friendly, attentive and efficient" (in 58 reviews)
  • "Beautiful stay, amazing food." (in 54 reviews)
Cons -
  • High standard of finish Customer service Atmosphere Food. (in 5 reviews)
  • Hotel knocked off the price of the meal. (in 3 reviews)
  • The view from the window in our room was a joke (in 2 reviews)

The Crown Inn room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does The Crown Inn compare to other 4 star hotels in Colchester?

    The Crown Inn is typically below the average price of 4 star hotels in Colchester. On average, you can expect to pay $197 per night in Colchester. The Crown Inn typically costs $192 per night, which is $5 cheaper than the Colchester average.

  • How far is The Crown Inn from London Stansted?

    The drive from London Stansted to The Crown Inn will take you about 1h 27min depending on traffic, with a distance of 29.0 mi. Hotels located in more populated areas may see vastly more traffic which will add to your travel time.

  • What is the best way to get to The Crown Inn from London Stansted?

    If you’re looking for a simple travel option from London Stansted to The Crown Inn, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Is The Crown Inn pet-friendly?

    Pets are allowed at The Crown Inn.

  • Are there food options at The Crown Inn?

    There is a restaurant at The Crown Inn that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +44 120 626 2001 for kitchen hours. If you are staying at The Crown Inn, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does The Crown Inn have a pool?

    Judging by our data, The Crown Inn does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call The Crown Inn at +44 120 626 2001.

  • What is the phone number for The Crown Inn?

    If you have questions about The Crown Inn or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +44 120 626 2001.

  • Does The Crown Inn have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Crown Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for The Crown Inn?

    The Crown Inn check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out may be available upon request at the reception desk.

  • How much is a room at The Crown Inn?

    The cheapest deals found start from only $164 per night. The average rate for rooms at The Crown Inn is currently around $296/night. Enter your dates in the form above to see more.

  • Is there laundry service in The Crown Inn?

    Yes, laundry services are accessible for guests staying at The Crown Inn, Colchester. You can leave your travel iron at home and use the irons provided at the accommodation.

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Places of interest near The Crown Inn

Attractions in Colchester, England curated by momondo

The Crown Inn location: Park Streetstoke By Nayland, Colchester, CO6 4SE

Top landmarks

Royal Air Force Boxted3.8 mi
Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum5.0 mi
Flatford Mill5.7 mi
Colchester Castle Park6.4 mi
Colchester Castle Museum6.8 mi
Hollytrees Museum6.8 mi
Colchester Natural History Museum6.8 mi
Firstsite6.9 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Chestnut - The Crown0.1 mi
The Crown Inn - Stoke-by-Nayland0.1 mi
The Plough Great Bentley11.8 mi
Restaurant at White Hart, Coggeshall12.1 mi
The George & Dragon12.6 mi
The Peldon Rose12.6 mi
The Twisted Cork Wine Co Ltd13.3 mi
EDON Coffee Shop13.3 mi
Rubino Kitchen, Inworth13.4 mi

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