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Macdonald Swan Hotel

3.0 of 5 Keswick Rd, Grasmere LA22 9RF, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Salford
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I looked on the website at this hotel and completely fell in love I loved the modern decor and the views around. Once arriving in the hotel I found that only a few rooms had been done up and ours was not one of these. We had to slam the door to shut it and so did everyone else which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We always stay at The Swan whenever we visit The Lake District and use it as a base for our business customers Everyone goes out of their way to make our stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely friendly welcome on arrival, quick and easy check in. Prosecco and canapés on arrival if you book a feature room, wonderful! Room was perfect, big comfortable bed, large modern bathroom with walk in shower and a bath. Complimentary water, magazines and sweets. Bathrobes and slippers. Best of all the view, it was absolutely stunning. We ate in the walkers... More 

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County Durham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A couple of things that surprised. Not enough to mention at the time but bed linen changed whilst at breakfast when we had hung the do not disturb sign on our door as valuable left out. Also breakfast service average although food very good. Orange juice not refilled, not offered more toast, more drinks nor offered sauces.

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Wigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room and location of this hotel was lovely, the food was nice and hotel mostly comfortable. I found the pillows very uncomfortable but I do have a bad neck and I did not mention this so I admit that I didn't really give anyone the chance to fix this. We found that the communication wasn't great, between staffs or... More 

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Liverpool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I cannot really think of anything of even mild complaint, although if you are disabled in any way make sure this is made clear when booking as some rooms are a good few fire doors and stairs from reception.

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Southport
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable and clean hotel with friendly helpful staff, the food was very good and well presented, but although we were not late down for breakfast on the Sunday, there was a shortage of choice of bread on the breakfast buffet and there were still quite a few people to come. The basic wine in the wine list was a bit... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean and comfortable Hotel. Canopies and Prosecco on arrival was a nice touch but our room was not ready. Friendly and helpful staff. Wine with dinner is expensive and portions in the restaurant on the small size. However I would return and recommend to friends.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay at the Swan several times a year, as always our stay was perfect, Huge comfortable beds, comfy pillows and fluffy towels. we stayed for 5 nights, there was plenty of choice on the menu, from steaks to homemade pies. Dinners were lovely and well presented. As always the staff work hard to ensure we have everything we need... More 

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Bradford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall a good experience. More staff required to serve in restaurant. Very expensive at the bar. Good location. Bedroom in good position but shower and hairdryer very slow. Toilet slow to fill up after flushing.

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Additional Information about Macdonald Swan Hotel

Address: Keswick Rd, Grasmere LA22 9RF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Grasmere
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Macdonald Swan Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Hotel Macdonald Swan
Macdonald Swan Grasmere
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Grasmere

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