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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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Wigan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

Just got back from a nights DDB stay at this hotel, not stayed before at any Mcdonald hotels, but had a nice time, with good friends. We booked the Executive Room, which overlooked the road, at the front of the hotel, which have recently be refurbished. Being Executive rooms, I did expect them to to be bigger, so was dissapointed,... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed our stay. Excellent view of Lion & the Lamb from room which was warm + lots of hot water + a great room for dogs. Staff extremely professional & friendly. Excellent breakfast - best ever

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Sunderland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Delightful hotel with superb food and service. We were most impressed with the food. Breakfast was very tasty and in the evening we tried both the restaurant and the bar food. Could not fault anything! Staff were most helpful and willing to help. Wi fi is free of charge. Excellent location with local bus stopping just outside if required.

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Lancashire England
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were upgraded to an executive room and given chocolates as it was my husbands birthday which was fabulous . Room was lovely and we enjoyed a meal in the bar. The girl who checked us in was great but the one when we checked out seemed a little grumpy when I queried the bill for food which was incorrect... More 

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92 reviews 92 reviews
17 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Four of us stayed Overnight Sat 21 to Sun22 Feb and I only wish it could have been longer. The bedrooms, lounges, and bar areas are cosy warm and inviting. The food in the restaurant both for dinner and breakfast was beautifully cooked,presented and served. But these points alone are not what will take me back to the Swan in... More 

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Manchester
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely hotel, great location with great views of the lake, walking distance to shops bars and restaurants, rooms were very luxurious and food was very good quality and well presented, the bar area was very relaxing and staff very attentive

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lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Swan Hotel for my Birthday weekend and we couldn't have asked for more. We were given a free room upgrade which was lovely. The hotel had also put a card and chocolates in the room which was a lovely touch. The hotel is nice and cosy with open fires which make it lovely and warm to... More 

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Heathfield
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely Hotel situated on the main road, the A591, opposite the road leading down to the pretty village of Grasmere, about a 10 minute leisurely walk. We were up-graded to a beautiful room with a big bathroom, King-size bed and flat screen T.V. We also had stunning views from all the windows, making it a bonus. It... More 

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gmswangrasmere, General Manager at Macdonald Swan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful 5 star review. Its lovely to hear that your stay was so comfortable and the team made it even more enjoyable. I will certainly pass your kind words to Colin and the Chef's Best wishes Jane & the team More 

perth scotland
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88 reviews 88 reviews
22 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fantastic time here. We were upgraded to an executive room which was excellent, with a large comfy bed, big bathroom and a flat screen tv. The bar serves real ale that is really well looked after, there are a choice of three, and there is a very good bar food menu. We went for the deal that includes... More 

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gmswangrasmere, General Manager at Macdonald Swan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a 5 star review, Your kind words and complements about the team are much appreciated. Thank you for mentioning Hannah I agree she certainly does have what it takes for hospitality , I recognised this last month and made her Employee of the month. I'm sorry to hear some of your food... More 

Crewe, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at the hotel were lovely throughout the stay and did all they could to make the stay more comfortable. The receptionist on duty when we checked in and out was particularly accommodating. We chose to eat in the Waggoner's Restaurant in the evening and the food was lovely with excellent service, The food prices are above average for... More 

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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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