The Crown Hotel - Amersham

16 High St, Amersham, United Kingdom, HP7 0DH  show map
 4 stars
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The Crown Hotel - Amersham

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Handicap parking

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Spa and relaxation

Health club

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Meeting facilities

Catering service

Overview

The Crown Hotel is an informal 4-star property placed next to Thorpe Park, The Elgiva Theatre and Aqua Splash. Founded in 1790, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2009.

The Crown Hotel is 20 minutes' walk from the center of Amersham. The property is 39 km away from the London, within a 30-minute drive.

Quick access to restaurants, a cinema and pubs is provided.

The Crown Hotel can be reached in 25 minutes by car from London Heathrow airport.

Rooms

Individual rooms feature free Wi-Fi, an in-room safe, satellite TV, individual climate control and a dressing area. Some rooms have the terrace view. The rooms offer bright decor.

Eat & Drink

Different dishes of seasonal cuisine are served at the restaurant. Guests can try refreshing drinks in the lounge bar. A rural area features The Artichoke Restaurant and Gilbey's - Old Amersham within 50 meters of the venue.

Services

The property offers free self parking, a safety deposit box and a beauty salon along with a meeting room, a catering service and a photocopier.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   38.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • Service dogs allowed
  • Boutiques
  • Florist/Flower shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Barber shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Doctor on call
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Health club
  • Barbeque grills
  • Garden area
  • Library

Room view

  • Courtyard view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • International calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of GBP 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

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Hotel Address:

16 High St, Amersham, United Kingdom, HP7 0DH

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City Center
  • Amersham
    4600 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amersham
    3700 ft
Underground stations
  • Amersham
    3700 ft
  • Croxley
    7.6 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • The Artichoke Restaurant (cuisine: French)
    100 ft
  • The Crown Chop House
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    38

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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    Bed type: Twin beds
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      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed
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        Deluxe Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel The Crown Hotel - Amersham Amersham location
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          Hotel Address:

          16 High St, Amersham, United Kingdom, HP7 0DH

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Amersham
            4600 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Amersham
            3700 ft
          Underground stations
          • Amersham
            3700 ft
          • Croxley
            7.6 mi
          • Bus stop
            400 ft
          Restaurants
          • The Artichoke Restaurant (cuisine: French)
            100 ft
          • The Crown Chop House
            100 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2009
          • Number of rooms:
            38

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAmershamThe Crown

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 4 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Hawker Gallery - 1000 ft
          • Art Seekers - 1.1 mi

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 4300 ft

          Places of interest

          • Royal British Legion - 4600 ft
          • Polish Ex-Servicemens Club - 1.3 mi

          Local attractions

          • Amersham Field Centre - 2.1 mi
            Mop End, Amersham
          • The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre - 4.6 mi
            81-83 High Street, Great Missenden
          • Cassiobury Park - 8.6 mi
            Gade Avenue, Watford
          • Tamar Lakes Country Lake - 4.5 mi
            Bude EX23 9SBEngland
          • The Pottery Project - 7.2 mi
            6B North Bridge Road, Berkhamsted

          Near the hotel

          • Amersham Museum - 300 ft
            49 High Street, Amersham

            Restaurants nearby

            • The Artichoke Restaurant - 100 ft

              Address: 9 Market Square
              Phone: 01494726611

              74% likes this, based on 254 reviews
              Cuisine: French
              Price Range: USD 28 - USD 146

            • Gilbey's - Old Amersham - 200 ft

              Address: 1 Market Square
              Phone: +44 (0)1494 727242

              65% likes this, based on 153 reviews
              Cuisine: British
              Price Range: USD 5 - USD 131

            • Prezzo - Amersham - 200 ft

              Address: 3 Whielden Street
              Phone: 01494 727 228

              74% likes this, based on 66 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian
              Price Range: USD 23 - USD 51

            • The Crown Chop House - 100 ft

              Address: 16 High Street
              Phone: +44 (0) 1494 721 541

            • Seasons Cafe and Deli - 100 ft

              Address: 6 Market Square

              86% likes this, based on 52 reviews
              Cuisine: British

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              38

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAmershamThe Crown

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 4 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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            The Crown Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Crown

            Average guest rating

            6.8out of 10
            Very good
            Based on 50 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Single
              7.0

              Great charme, old England country style

            • Older travelers
              8.8

              Excellent room with comfy bed. Nice bathroom

              Walls appear to be lath and plaster - we could hear the guy next door snoring

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Good location, attractive building, room was fine

            • Single
              9.2

              Extremely nice, helpful staff. Loved the olde worlde use of bare boards, wooden tables, pewter and heavy pottery jugs. Good choices and easy to help yourself for breakfast. Quick and efficient maintenance when TV remote not working.

              Water was not quite hot enough for bathing in the morning - around 7am.

            • Single
              7.4

              Location good for London/Slough

              "Executive Double Room" had bare walls, bare floors, pull down blind on window, bare radiator pipes on wall, no headboard on bed, basic furniture (wooden rocking chair, small milking stool style bedside tables) - A clean, but very basic room!

            • Older travelers
              8.8

              The expansive double bed and the spacious bathroom were most impressive. There were small 'touches' to the room: tea, hair dryer, etc. that impressed us, too.

              We felt it unnecessary to play music constantly throughout the hotel. Bob Dylan and Creedance Clearwater aren't very appropriate to the ambiance of the hotel. Room service for food should not end as early as 10 pm. And 11 a.m. is a little 'mean' as far as checking-out is concerned.

            • Older travelers
              9.6

              Excellent staff - extremely helpful and responsive to requests. A chef who produced food of a standard very much to my liking - no difficulty in producing a perfect blue steak. Clean, comfortable and warm room. I will undoubtedly use the Crown again.

              I found there were no negative aspects to my stay.

            • Single
              7.4

              Location - with easy access to M25. Reasonable B& B rate charged. Good breakfast.

              Expensive charges for dinner (with added 15% service charge) and limited a la carte menu.

            • Couple
              5.8

              Great location.

              This place could be fantastic but they seem to be very complacent (maybe from past popularity) & as a result staff are unfriendly and the whole place was cold with no real atmosphere. Room was also noisy above the bar.

            • Single
              9.2

              I loved my room; the food was amazing; the duty manager was fantastic (Natalie/Natasha?) and gave very personal service (she even sent out for newspapers when the shop had forgotten to deliver them); very trivial but I also loved the toiletries in the bathroom (and don't usually!)

              Very trivial, but I didn't like the metal plates in the dining room.

            • Family with children
              6.2

              Ease of parking, very friendly and efficient staff, location in Old Amersham

              Wooden floor boards made the Hotel very noisy. Had to complain to reception about the noise from other hotel guests walking about in their non carpeted bedroom above late in the evening when trying to sleep.. The decor is 'Old England meets 'Minimalism' - a strange mixture!

            • Older travelers
              5.8

              Not a lot. Our first impression was that the courtyard garden needed attention. . We were first shown to room 17, which had recently been refubished. The refurbishment had been badly done it was dark, dingy and impractical. The blinds hid a horrible view of weeds and untidy steps and made the room dark. We were then shown to room 111, where the arms of the chair were worn, the bathroom door stuck making a horrible noise.

              Not a lot. The breakfast was ok. The lunchtime offering of sandwiches was poor. I had the salmon sandwich which was not appetizing. My husband had the chowder which was ok.

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              Helpful Staff

              Room Aircon inefficient (staff did provide a fan though)

            • Family with children
              6.2

              Amersham is a really lovely town and we enjoyed our walks around the area. The Crown has been sympathetically renovated and is overall, relatively comfortable. We particularly enjoyed breakfast and the outdoor courtyard.

              None of the bedrooms in the main house have baths in the bathrooms, which we weren't made aware of before checking-in and being shown to the room. So if you want to wallow in the complimentary Aesop toiletries, ask when you check in for a bedroom with a bath! Also, we had great expectations of our evening meal after reading good reviews of the restaurant. However, the food was not really up to scratch but the staff reacted well to our comments and made replacements where necessary.

            • Older travelers
              7.0

              Quaint and interesting old buildings. Nice and fresh food. Friendly and helpful staff.

              Quilt on bed too hot. This was adjusted and replaced with a blanket on request. It was unusually hot days when we happened to stay. Small plates at beakfast seemed inadequate and also lack of small knifes for buttering and preserves lacking on the tables.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel The Crown Hotel - Amersham Amersham location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            16 High St, Amersham, United Kingdom, HP7 0DH

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Amersham
              4600 ft
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Amersham
              3700 ft
            Underground stations
            • Amersham
              3700 ft
            • Croxley
              7.6 mi
            • Bus stop
              400 ft
            Restaurants
            • The Artichoke Restaurant (cuisine: French)
              100 ft
            • The Crown Chop House
              100 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              38

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedAmershamThe Crown

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 4 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

            Use Badge