As well as being a 'local' selling real ales and a destination restaurant, the Crown also houses a boutique hotel, making it the ideal base for exploring Constable Country and Dedham Vale.
While the bedrooms have modern comforts - in public rooms, expect old beams, terracotta-tiled floor and lively open fires in cooler weather - in fact all the atmosphere from a building dating back to the 16th century.
Their bedrooms, peacefully situated to the rear of the property, and backing onto open fields, have been individually decorated and furnished, varying in style from contemporary to Country House. All have top-quality over-size beds with pocket-sprung mattresses, modern TV's with DVD players, Wi-Fi Internet access, personal room safes, direct-dial phones with messaging facilities, mini bars, tea & coffee making facilities with fresh (not UHT milk) and modern bathroom with complimentary toiletries and fluffy Egyptian cotton towels. Some have French windows opening onto their own terrace.
Standard bedrooms have walk-in Matki showers, Superior and Executive rooms tubs and power showers.
A night porter is at hand if need be.
They are particularly-proud of their breakfasts, which include homemade bread and jams, plus carefully sourced produce for their cooked versions.
Enquire about their special offers including B & B plus Dinner.
Nearby: Fishing. Golf. Highwoods Country Park. Historic Colchester. National History Museum. NT Flatford. Riding. Tymperleys Clock Museum.
Please mention Gourmet Britain when enquiring.
Restaurant - Crown Stoke-By-Nayland
While still a 'local' offering real ales, the reason most people come to this timbered pub is because of their good food. Although their comfortable bedrooms make this an ideal base if exploring... more
- Pleasantly Situated
- Free Parking
- Number of rooms: 11
- Rooms, ensuite: 11
- Price (single room): from £95 to £170
- Price (double room): from £130 to £170
- Prices include breakfast
- Room Service: 24 Hours
- Mini Bar
- DVD Facilities
- Parking: Yes, adequate
- Rooms for Disabled Guests
- Directions: See the map on this page