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Reviews - Crown and Anchor

Self Classified Budget Hotel Ratings explained
545 king street Longton, Stoke on Trent, ST3 1HD
Situated in Longton the Crown and Anchor offers a no frills budget accomodation and is an ideal place to stay for business travellers with easy access to the M6, M1, A500 and A50 but with Alton Towers, Trentham Estates, The Potteries and Fenton Manor all close by is also a good location for leisure guests.

All of the bedrooms in this victorian building, which still boasts many of its original features, are located on the first and second floor and all come with ensuite bathrooms, TV with freeview and tea/coffee making facilities.

For football fans the hotel is situated just a 5 minutes drive from the Brittania stadium, home of Stoke City Football Club.

The hotel offers great value food served daily in its Sizzlers Steakhouse restaurant and bar. Breakfast is served daily with both cooked and lighter option available. Restaurant are 6pm-8:30pm, Monday to Saturday.
Breakfast is served Monday to Friday 7-9am and Saturday and Sunday 8-10am.


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Guest Reviews Based on 188 reviews
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46% recommended this accommodation to a friend 49% would stay again
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Good value for money
If this is just a stop off then it is well worth the stay. Yes the whole place could do with a refresh but for what your paying you can't go wrong. It has a clean room with a squeaky bed and the shower did not work properly but overall would stay again if this was just a stop off

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ravi b

From London, UK
Who stayed in November 2014

Couple

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Disgusting "Hell Hole", dirty, rundown & everything you could ever dream up as a hotel nightmare. Do not pay any money in advance or contemplate stopping here. Laterooms you should be ashamed to advertise this place!!

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J Hopkinson

From UK
Who stayed in November 2014

With colleagues

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Cheap and cheerless
If you like architecture and history this building is for you. Beautiful bilding from yesteryear and no doubt full of memories. Unfortunately doesn't look like it has been updated or invested in since yesteryear. Rooms basic. Shower room miniscule. Cleanliness - no comment. Went down for breakfast in the morning and nobody had turned up to make breakfast so the night porter (who was very nice) had to turn us all away. A useful hotel for a stopover point but nothing more. Evening dinner cooked by a new cook - that was delicious and excellent value for money.

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Stephen G

From UK
Who stayed in November 2014

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Pretty Terrible
The room and particularly bathroom was dirty the beds were like camp beds. This was a cheap room at £38 but even then the level was not acceptable.

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Alan M

From Stirling, UK
Who stayed in November 2014

Couple

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great welcoming hotel

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rose wallace

From Launceston, UK
Who stayed in October 2014

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alton towers stay
the hotel was welcoming and convenient for alton towers theme park. exceptionally reasonably priced, but our room was a little grubby. the bedding was fresh and clean however.for one night it was fine, maybe not for a longer stay.we would book again if in the area, hopefully the carpets would be cleaner on our next trip. overall fine

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s cooper

From UK
Who stayed in October 2014

Family with teenage children

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The hotel was dirty and grubby, will definitely not stop again!!!!!

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Terry E

From Durham, UK
Who stayed in October 2014

Travelling alone

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not recommened if you want a decent sleep
you can feel the springs in the mattress, beware there is also longton train station right outside this hotel, so wouldnt use this hotel again- the toilet flush well the 1st time but the systern needs at least 30minutes to refill - some staff were helpful and very pleasant, it was easy to find

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D Simpson

From Dundee, UK
Who stayed in October 2014

Family with teenage children

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Absolutely disgusting

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C Cole

From Hitchin, UK
Who stayed in October 2014

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Hotel from hell
This was the worst hotel I have ever stopped in. The room was filthy and I didn't even bother to use the shower as it was discussing. You could tell that previous people had been smoking in the room and other guests were smoking in there rooms as you could smell it in the corridors. We had been for a great day out in Alton towers then came to this hotel because we didn't want to drive back home that night. We should of kept on driving.

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M Roberts

From UK
Who stayed in October 2014

Couple

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