Located within just a short walk away Orford Castle, in the heart of tranquil village of Orford, the Crown and Castle offers highly rated restaurant with 21 bedrooms with attached bathroom. In 2018. the property won The Good Hotel Guide’s Editor’s Choice for Restaurant with Rooms, as well as an award for Fabulous Food by Sawday’s.

The bedrooms all feature free WiFi, a flat-screen TV/DVD player, tea and coffee-making facilities and an en suite refurbished modern bathroom with luxury toiletries and a shower.

The Crown and Castle is a pet-friendly accommodations and also offers lunch and dinner all year round.

Orford Ness is just across from the River Alde and is reached by a short ferry ride. Aldeburgh is 11 mi from the Crown and Castle, while Snape Maltings, home of Aldeburgh Music, is 5.4 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Crown and Castle has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 5, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Do you offer rooms for a single person and at what price? We would come with our adult daughter so would need one room for her and one for my wife & m..
    Dear Guest, Both single occupancy rates and double occupancy rates for bed and breakfast would be the same, so you're more than welcome to browse th..
    Answered on 12 January 2022
  • The Crown & Castle promotes itself as pet friendly, but of the 21 rooms advertised only 4 are on booking.com and none of these four rooms are eligible..
    Dear Guest, 5 out of our 10 garden rooms allow dogs. It's best to call us on 01394 450205 to check our availability, due to them being our most popul..
    Answered on 23 November 2021
  • Do you have a twin room rather than a double?
    Dear Guest, We have 2 twin bedded garden rooms available out of the 21 rooms we have. I hope this helps! Kind regards Reception
    Answered on 23 November 2021
  • Do bathrooms have bath AND shower? Thanks
    Dear Guest, we have rooms that contain both a shower and a bath, or rooms with a bath with a shower overhead of it. We would recommend anyone to give ..
    Answered on 18 June 2022
  • do you have twin bedded rooms
    We do have rooms that can be made with twin beds, you can view our rooms and room descriptions online or call our reservations team if there are any s..
    Answered on 29 April 2021
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: Italian

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Crown and Castle
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Accessible parking
  • Pet bowls
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Wake-up service
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
  • Room service
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French

House rules

Crown and Castle takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


7:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.


When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Crown and Castle accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Single bookings over a certain value may be subject to additional deposits and cancellation policies.

"When booking 5 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply."

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Crown and Castle

  • Room options at Crown and Castle include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • Guests staying at Crown and Castle can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Crown and Castle offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Walking tours
    • Bicycle rental

  • The prices at Crown and Castle may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Crown and Castle has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Yes, Crown and Castle is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Crown and Castle is 500 feet from the center of Orford.

  • Check-in at Crown and Castle is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.