Located on Southwold’s High Street, in the county of Suffolk, the Crown Hotel offers en suite accommodation, free Wi-Fi, a restaurant and a bar. The property is just at 4 minutes’ walk from the seaside and free Wi-Fi is also available.

All rooms at the Crown Hotel feature a flat-screen TV and an iPod docking station. They also offer a seating area and a desk.

This award-winning hotel boasts a bar and a restaurant, which offers an extensive wine list. All dishes are carefully prepared with fresh, local and seasonal produce.

The property is surrounded by shops and pubs, and Southwold Golf Club is only 12 minutes’ walk away.

Southwold is located in the North Sea coast, within the Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The town is 11 miles South of Lowesoft and 29 miles North-East of Ipswich.

The Crown Hotel does not have a lift and all of its bedrooms are situated on the 1st and 2nd floors and are accessible via stairs only.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Crown Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 13 Sept 2013.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

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

Breakfast info

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

Free parking available at the hotel


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room type
1 double bed
2 single beds
1 extra-large double bed
2 single beds
Bedroom 1:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
2 sofa beds
1 large double bed
1 large double bed
Bedroom :
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
1 double bed
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Closest beach
  • Southwold Pier Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    300 yards from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is there a car park
    Yes, we have a car park for our residents at the back of the property. Kindest regards Amy
    Answered on 10 January 2020
  • Hi there , are dogs welcome in the rooms ?
    Our accomodation is not dog friendly or the restaurant, however we do have a small bar to the back of the property that we allow dogs in.
    Answered on 15 January 2020
  • is there breakfast included
    All rates include Breakfast
    Answered on 18 January 2022
  • Are there rooms with shower only or walk in shower?Are there any ground floor/ accessible rooms?
    We don't have any ground floor or accessible rooms at the Crown. All of our rooms are on either the first or second floor. We do have a couple of our ..
    Answered on 28 December 2020
  • Hi, I’m looking to book for someone on their birthday - is it possible to pay for a bottle of wine/Prosecco/beer to be put in the room? Thanks!
    Hello, If you choose to book, just give us a call and we can place wine, prosecco or even champagne within the room. Kind Regards Crown Hotel, Southwold
    Answered on 17 November 2021
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Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site

    The Crown Hotel

    Cuisine: British

Facilities of Crown Hotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Electric kettle
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Crown Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 hours


Until 10:30 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 18 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Extra bed upon request
£20 per child, per night
Cot upon request
£10 per child, per night
2 - 14 years
Extra bed upon request
£20 per child, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

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

The fine print

Please note that each room can only accommodate 2 adults. Children's beds are available at an additional charge on request only.

3 rooms or more are subject to our group terms and conditions and must be booked directly with the hotel.

The Crown Hotel does not have a lift and all of its bedrooms are situated on the 1st and 2nd floors and are accessible via stairs only.

FAQs about Crown Hotel

  • Crown Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • The Crown Hotel

  • Check-in at Crown Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • Room options at Crown Hotel include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Suite

  • Crown Hotel is 150 yards from the centre of Southwold.

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

  • The prices at Crown Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

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

    • Golf course (within 3 km)

  • Guests staying at Crown Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

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