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Church Street, Puncknowle DT2 9BN England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we decided to give it one last chance. Had been going to this pub for 25 years, but have had a few years out as a horrid man had it for a sort while an couldn’t bring ourselves to go back. It is...More

Thank Tracey1169
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for 7 for lunch including our dog. It couldn't have been easier as we had great difficulty finding anywhere else suitable to break up our journey. The owners and staff were exceptionally friendly and hospitable. Very dog friendly! We had fish...More

Thank laura j
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Thank you for making our stay really memorable. Our room was lovely and our breakfast was spot on. We had a lovely evening meal and the atmosphere in the pub was brilliant. Definitely found a gem of a place.

Thank Suzanne88823
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Two lovely meals. One lunch and a main review for dinner. Top staff. Young and very friendly and could not do more to help. Ed even left Brixton to set up life down there! Starter of wings (hot!) and halloumi and beetroot and main burger...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We tried to book a table mid afternoon of the day we wanted to eat dinner here and we could not get a table at our preferred time. It is popular, so my advice would be book well ahead! We ate on steak night and...More

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Description
Situated in the beautiful village of Puncknowle, close to Chesil beach and five miles from Bridport and West Bay (the fictional town of Broadchurch in the popular ITV Drama), The Crown is a traditional thatched 16th ...More century Inn serving home-cooked food, real ales and a great selection of other drinks. Friendly and welcoming, The Crown is popular with walkers, families and with dog owners, who's four legged friends are welcomed with open paws inside the comfortable pub with its roaring log fires. Leather sofas and traditional pub games entice you to relax and enjoy your drink or food. Regularly changing with the seasons and with new produce, The Crown's menus are of the highest quality, with hearty flavours of good traditional British food. Wherever possible the kitchen sources produce locally for use not only in its main menus, but also in its regularly changing specials and desserts. In the summer, there is a lovely garden, overlooking the Bride Valley, for you to relax in the sunshine, savouring a long, cool drink. Its mature shrubs and lovely views, offer a peaceful world away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The en-suite room, with its old beams and its windows looking out over the old church, ensures you are relaxed and comfortable. You may be greeted by the bells ringing on a Sunday but, other than that, you should sleep peacefully! - Oh, and if you want to bring the whole family, dogs are welcome in the room too! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$121 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Puncknowle
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$121 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Puncknowle
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Room & Suite (17)
Dining (5)
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Gillian P
19 October 2017|
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Response from anncO9313DJ | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of walks in the area including the South Dorset Ridgeway - 17.5 miles but you only need walk part of it. Up to Hardy's monument is nice with great views. We saw plenty of dog walkers on that path.
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"It's in a very small village so there is almost no road noise ."
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"Only two bedrooms as it's a small pub but ours was fine."
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"One room ghas a 4 foot bed against the others with larger beds but it is cheaper."
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"Although wifi is free , you won't get a signal from the rooms because of the thickness if the walls ...it..."
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