The Crown House has a history of hospitality dating back to its origins as one of the early coaching Inns on the original London to Newmarket road. The main building dates back to early Tudor times and now has the the addition of a beautiful Georgian facade The Crown House is a warm and welcoming venue set in tranquil landscaped gardens.
Relax in one of the comfy leather chairs in the lounge with a drink or a coffee sit in the garden taking in the view or stroll round the historic village of Great Chesterford. Whatever your choice we are here to help you unwind. Privately owned and personally run The Crown House offers a different experience from the standard corporate hotel.
With 18 individually designed en-suite rooms generous free on site car parking free WIFI and excellent food. The Crown House is the ideal destination for either business or leisure. All of our bedrooms are as individual as you would expect from the history of the building.
From the rooms in the main building which show their Tudor origins with bumpy walls and timber beams to the more modern annex rooms all have been to designed to offer first class comfort whilst retaining their character and charm. All our rooms are individually designed and furnished and range from singles through to luxurious 4 posters. The Crown House is a great place to stay both to relax in and as a central point for some wonderful destinations.
Hop on a train (or use one of the park & rides) and visit the glorious colleges and bustling shopping malls of Cambridge take a bus into the lovely historic town of Saffron Walden or wander round the stunning house and grounds of Audley End For those looking for a bit more excitement the racing town of Newmarket is just 25 minutes away The City a day return rail trip away and Duxford Air museum with its new interactive displays just 10 minutes drive.
Tea and coffee making facilities
Wireless internet connection
Internet access (wireless) in public areas
Internet connection (wireless)
Our restaurant is open from 0700-0900 weekdays for breakfast. We serve breakfast from 0800-0930 on Saturday and from 0830-0930 on Sundays. The restaurant and bar are currently closed on Sunday evenings but you may dine at The Plough Great Chesterford. (within easy walking distance)
Breakfast (Full cooked)
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Saffron Walden area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Ickleton, St Mary's Church - 1 miles (Historic Church)
Duxford, St John's Church - 2.7 miles (Historic Church)
Audley End House - 3 miles (Historic House)
Duxford Chapel - 3.2 miles (Historic Building)
Saffron Walden, St Mary's Church - 3.2 miles (Historic Church)
Saffron Walden Museum - 3.2 miles (Museum)
Walden Castle - 3.2 miles (Castle)
Imperial War Museum Duxford - 3.6 miles (Museum)
Wendens Ambo, St Mary's Church - 3.8 miles (Historic Church)
Hildersham, Holy Trinity Church - 4.8 miles (Historic Church)
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