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Old Swan Hotel

4.0 of 5 Swan Road, Harrogate HG1 2SR, England
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I were visiting Harrogate to go to exhibitions on at the weekend. We chose to stay at The Old Swan as it offered excellent special rates for the 2 nights dinner, bed & breakfast. The hotel is full of character and old-fashioned values. There is an association with Agatha Christie and the styling lends itself to "murder... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel full of character. Friendly staff, clean, excellent evening meal. Free parking very convienient for the centre of Harrowgate.we didn't have breakfast there as I don't eat a lot, i thought £15 a bit expensive for just a slice of toast. The evening meal was fine though. Not enough upright seating for eating in the bar but very comfy... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Old Swan for 2 nights. The room was more comfortable and a little larger than most I have stayed at in the UK. Its a very short distance from the main road and has a car park at no charge for guests. Very comfortable bed, quiet room, bathroom was quite nice as well. Tub and shower had... More

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David R, General Manager at Old Swan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear reviewer Thank you for sharing your views and I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit to Harrogate. As a side note and for other TripAdvisor users please note that we now provide free wi-fi access throughout the hotel. Thanks again David More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We used to stay here every year. It's a good hotel with, crucially, ample parking. This year, I fought the roads and traffic in the dark for three hours from Manchester through the wind, rain and motorway congestion to find that there was nowhere to park anymore. The large car park is no longer there ! There are just a... More

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David R, General Manager at Old Swan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts and I am sorry that your journey to Harrogate was troublesome. With regards to our car parking facility; We sold the plot of land to the rear of the hotel earlier this year and it is being developed which will enhance the use of this area. This plot... More

Kendal, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time in what I would call a good traditional hotel Not modern to look at but had everything we needed. Free wifi would have been good, but not necessary for our weekend away. Well informed staff who were happy to provide directions and information about Harrogate. Just could have done with more tea and coffee in our... More

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David R, General Manager at Old Swan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to share your views and I am pleased that you enjoyed your trip to Harrogate. For information we are introducing a free wi-fi service through out the hotel at the moment. Kind regards David More

Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at theOld Swan with my sister on the Dinner B and B Xmas shopping deal for £99! Excellent value, lovely room and food. Have stayed a few times before and always had a lovely room. Lovely welcome in reception with log fire burning.

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Leeds
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I think the clue is in the title, the place really does feel OLD, stayed following a business dinner and have to say it is without doubt the worst nights sleep I've ever had in a hotel, both the mattress and pillows were extremely hard, once you'd fallen a sleep you would wake up due to the discomfort. Parking is... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had a two night stay at the pleasant Old Swan Hotel. Check in was drama free. The room was large, clean and comfortable, it had every convenience needed. The bed was also comfortable. The shower, although wasn't easily controllable, had good pressure. Breakfast was good, there was something on offer to suit everyone, unless your a really fussy eater.... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have just arrived home from a wonderful 4 days break organised by Slacks Tours, Matlock. They gave an excellent service. It was advertised as an Agatha Christie themed break. The hotel had arranged a film, 'Agatha' and a quiz about her stay at this hotel. Both on the first night - and her name wasn't mentioned again. The hotel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding at the Old Swan hotel this last weekend and it was just fantastic. All the staff were wonderful, and Kevin who ran the day was absolutely superb. Can't recommend the hotel enough as a wedding venue, thank you so much for making our day stress free and extremely special.

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Address: Swan Road, Harrogate HG1 2SR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Harrogate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Old Swan Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 136
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Also Known As:
Old Swan Harrogate
Hotel Old Swan
Old Swan Hotel Harrogate, Yorkshire

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