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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


  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 269 traveller reviews
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A good coaching inn in a town centre

27/06/2015 John B,

It was great finding a town centre hotel with its own car park. It is an old coaching inn - lots of old beams and quaint corridors. Our room was excellent - a settee and a very comfortable bed at th... more


Great location to tour Kent, England

26/06/2015 Willram, Fredericton, Canada

We stayed at this property for 4 nights. We had a nice room with couch and dining room table in the room - not sure what the dining room table was for...the hotel served a great breakfast but also wa... more


Lacks Consistent Service

21/06/2015 Bob M, London, United Kingdom

This hotel is definitely a 3* as the hotel feels a bit tired and the rooms although clean lack any wow factor. The rooms have tea and coffee which is great but the bathroom felt 2* with the shower tem... more


Nice Hotel but breakfast lets it down

20/06/2015 catfish6, Brighton, United Kingdom

The hotel is lovely. The hotel staff are lovely. Especially the very attractive/professional lady who checked us in. She was very bubbly and very smart. The room was excellent (Room 11). It had everyt... more


A Best Western chain hotel -sometimes noticebly so

14/06/2015 Tripexperienced, Hamburg, Germany

On High Street,centre of town.Parking at back.Friendly reception,charming old building with creaking floorboards,also at night from above.Steps everywhere,hand rails mostly provided.Rooms ok,coffee ma... more