The Crown Inn

Playhatch, Oxfordshire

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A 16th-century Oxfordshire inn brimming with boutique style

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Accommodation in a Double room, including full English breakfast and three-course dinner per person, per day.

This offer is available for stays between December 2017 and April 2018 and is based on two adults only. 

Check-in is at 3pm and check-out at 11am.

Travel is not included.

The discount

We advertise this offer at up to 51% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the hotel's website rate. An example of our top discount is:

On 18/12/2017, two people may book a one-night stay in a Double room (inclusions as noted above) and will pay £95 per room, per night, compared to the hotel's website rate of £195 per room, per night. Based on this calculation, by booking with Secret Escapes, you will save 51%.

The discounts, price and availability stated above were checked on 30/11/2017.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

A boutique country hotel in Oxfordshire, with charming rooms and a gastropub-style restaurant – includes breakfast and three-course dinner

Set in the picturesque Oxfordshire hamlet of Playhatch, this award-winning 16th-century inn blends historic charm with a distinctly modern twist in a boutique country escape that’s both rustic and refined. Spend your days soaking up the tranquil pastoral bliss with scenic country walks along the river, or take in some sights with a jaunt to nearby Henley-on-Thames to see the beautiful 16th-century Greys Court mansion.

Most people come to The Crown Inn to sample its excellent gastropub-style restaurant, but to the rear of the building you’ll also discover 10 exquisitely styled en-suite guest bedrooms with large, comfortable beds – ideal for flopping down on after a satisfying dinner. Located in a separate, low-rise outbuilding, each of the chalet-style rooms has its own private entrance and outdoor terrace, creating a private, luxury bolthole from which to explore the surrounding countryside.

Simple, stylish and extremely tasteful, The Crown Inn at Playhatch is a quintessential country escape where guests can be sure of the very highest standards of dining and accommodation from breakfast until bed. It won itself a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Accommodation

Located behind the main inn so as not to be affected by the restaurant’s hustle and bustle, guestrooms are secluded and cosy, and beautifully decorated in a boutique style, with white linens, pops of sunny colour, and abstract floral accent wallpaper on one wall. The en-suite bathroom boasts a rain shower for a little added touch of luxury, while a private patio overlooks the charming garden.

Amenities
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- 32" flat screen TV
- Wi-Fi access
- Tea and coffee facilities
- Phone
- Hairdryer
- Ironing facilities
- In-room safe

Dining

The country pub style restaurant at The Crown Inn is legendary with locals and visitors alike. It offers a high-end gastropub-style menu with a distinct South African twist, thanks to the owner’s South African heritage. Expect signature dishes like their legendary steaks (all served with an inventive twist like the 6 oz flambé fillet with wild mushroom & Parma ham crust, and roasted silverskin onions) or the traditional Babotie (a South African mince and almond pie).

Location

The Crown Inn offers a peaceful and indulgent country haven in the heart of the picturesque, chocolate-box village of Playhatch, two miles away from Reading off the A4. The charming sights of Caversham and Sonning are under 10 minutes away by car, and Henley-on-Thames and Maidenhead are within a 20-minute drive away.

Playhatch, Reading RG4 9QN

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We like

  • Exploring your beautiful green surrounds, making for the quintessential country escape
  • Relaxing in the seclusion and peace offered by the bedrooms
  • Tucking in to English country dining with a South African twist

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