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Welcome to the BEST WESTERN Rose & Crown Hotel.

16th Century character, 21st Century comfort.

The BEST WESTERN Rose & Crown Hotel in the heart of Tonbridge is full of old-world charm. Opposite Tonbridge Castle, it offers traditional hospitality, with the warmest of welcomes guaranteed. The convenience of the BEST WESTERN Rose & Crown Hotels location, near both road and rail links, is rivalled only by the comfort you'll enjoy inside the hotel itself. Retaining the unique feel of the original building, youll be treated to oak beams and Jacobean panels, while all renovations and extensions have been sympathetic to the its original design.

Days out in Tonbridge promise to be as memorable as your nights stay at the BEST WESTERN Rose and Crown Hotel, with an array of things to see and do in the local area. Castles, farms and beautiful houses all await!

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125 High Street


Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Restaurants, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00

Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars

Chef Colin Norman


The Oak Room Grill

Our traditional oak beamed restaurant serves modern European food. Bon appetit!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:00
Lunch: 12:00 - 17:00
Dinner: 18:30 - 20:45
Weekend times may vary
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The Oak Room Bar

A spacious retreat, the West Lounge has comfortable sofas for a quiet drink or afternoon tea. So sit back, relax and try locally brewed ales!

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


We'll take care of everything on your big day, right down to the last detail.


Wedding service and reception venue

We treat our happy couples (and we mean treat!) to excellent service and a fabulous location. Catering for every entertainment need, we can arrange anything from live bands and tribute nights to race nights and discos courtesy of a top London DJ!


We can cater for most events, simply call for more details.

Honeymoon Suite

Choose our most special room for your most memorable night. Enjoy the luxury of a four poster bed, traditional oak panelled walls and antique furniture!


Registry office:

Get in touch with Lisa Foxley Hughes on 01732 357966

For any enquiries please call Helen Shaxon on 01732 357966

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M25, J5, 6.00 miles
Nearest train station: Tonbridge, 0.50 miles
Nearest airport: london Gatwick, 35.00 miles
Free parking on site (43 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

125 High Street

What's nearby?


  • County Cricket (6 miles) (6 miles)

  • Gillingham FC (16 miles) (16 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Tonbridge Castle (0.5 miles)

  • Hever Castle (6 miles)

  • Penshurst Place (4 miles)

  • Chartwell House (7 miles)

  • Hop Farm (3.5 miles)


  • Bluewater Shopping Centre (20 miles) (20 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

Our largest room, the Market Suite, is the perfect place to hold all kinds of get-togethers. We'll cater for up to 125 guests theatre style and we can seat 95 guests for dinner if you want to eat while you meet!

Available room set ups

U shape

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Skinners Room 20 4 0 10 0
Market Suite 90 30 40 40 80
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


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07/04/2015 Heather F, Norwich, England, United Kingdom

An excellent stay close enough to Brands Hatch. Less than half an hour drive. Good service and a lovely room. We were at the back of the hotel so nice and quiet (apart from the church bells but... more


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07/04/2015 davegat, Gloucester, United Kingdom

stayed here for a family Easter meet up although fairly comfortable we had a number of observations first of all the heat in the rooms could not be controlled as there was a big radiator but no... more


comfy stay in a character hotel

05/04/2015 Andrew W, Brighton, United Kingdom

lovely staff, character hotel, comfy rooms, great breakfast and free parking ! The Rose and Crown was a good find, and Tonbridge is a sweet town and handy to explore Hever Castle and Tunbridge... more


Very good value

26/03/2015 jeffb7, Colchester, United Kingdom

My wife and I stayed for 1 night 25 March 2015. The reception staff were very friendly. Car parking is at the rear of the hotel and is accessed via some side streets. The bedroom was at the back and... more


Town centre hotel

26/03/2015 1dormy, London, United Kingdom

Quaint old coaching inn in centre of town opposite the castle. Ok for overnight stay. our upgraded room was far too hot and we needed to request a fan which we had on all night. Bathroom window was... more