The Crown Inn

Stoke by Nayland, Suffolk


Superior room

Standard room

A cosy countryside boutique hotel in Suffolk, with award-winning dining - breakfast, dinner and more included

The Crown at Stoke by Nayland is the perfect boutique countryside retreat. Set in a historic village in the depths of Suffolk, this private and cosy village inn began life as a superb gastropub and then in 2008, it gained 11 gorgeous bedrooms.

Dining at The Crown is a treat - it boasts an two AA Rosette-rated restaurant and a stellar reputation for delicious food and excellent service. Stoke by Nayland itself is a picturesque village built on a hill above the Stour and Box river valleys on the Suffolk/Essex border. The 120-foot tower of St Mary’s Church is a local landmark and features in the works of the 18th-century English landscape artist John Constable, who immortalised the surrounding Dedham Vale patch of countryside, now designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

With a superb restaurant, a stunning countryside setting and luxurious interior design with an impressive amount of mod cons, this would make a perfect weekend break for foodies, romantics and ramblers alike. The Crown scooped a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.


  • The real passion for food shared by the owners and staff
  • Roaming the surround Constable countryside on invigorating walks
  • Escaping for a couple of days to a proper British boutique hideaway

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