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The Crown Hotel

  • VisitEngland 4 Star Inn
  • VisitEngland Silver Award

Inn with 32 rooms £80-£140 prpnb



Ms Debra Reed

The Brewery,
Blandford St Mary,
DT11 9LS

01929 400333


West Street,
DT11 7AJ

The Crown Hotel

The Crown Hotel


Set overlooking pleasant water meadows on the edge of the bustling market town of Blandford, the Crown Hotel is the ideal location for exploring Hardy's Wessex. True West Country hospitality can be experienced here in this original Georgian coaching house built in 1750 and refurbished in 1999. Children and pets are welcome. All guest rooms completely refurbished in 2003

TelephoneRadioTelevisionTea/coffee making in bedroomsLicenced (table or bar)Continental breakfast onlyLounge for residents' useLaundry/valet serviceIroning facilitiesConference facilitiesGardenBuilding of historical interestCentral heatingTelephone (public)Television availableVisa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedDogs/pets accepted by arrangementVegetarian diet availableAmerican Express acceptedCoach parties welcomedEvening mealsHairdryerStaff fluent in French

Facilities for children: Children welcome from any age.



Plan route to The Crown Hotel using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: ST 883062  Lat: 50.85563 Long: -2.16674

By Road:
From M27/A31
At western end of M27, proceed to A31 Wimborne, thereafter signposted Blandford A350.


  • TelephoneTelephone
  • RadioRadio
  • TelevisionTelevision
  • Tea/coffee making in bedroomsTea/coffee making in bedrooms
  • Licenced (table or bar)Licenced (table or bar)
  • Continental breakfast onlyContinental breakfast only
  • Lounge for residents' useLounge for residents' use
  • Laundry/valet serviceLaundry/valet service
  • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
  • Conference facilitiesConference facilities
  • GardenGarden
  • Building of historical interestBuilding of historical interest
  • Central heatingCentral heating
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Television availableTelevision available
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVisa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangementDogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Vegetarian diet availableVegetarian diet available
  • American Express acceptedAmerican Express accepted
  • Coach parties welcomedCoach parties welcomed
  • Evening mealsEvening meals
  • HairdryerHairdryer
  • Staff fluent in FrenchStaff fluent in French

Facilities for children: Children welcome from any age.