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Old Swan Hotel

4.0 of 5 Swan Road, Harrogate HG1 2SR, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sigglesthorne, Hull, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for one night last Saturday and thought it was fantastic value. We turned up at noon and went to the hotel to see if we could drop our bags but were told our room was ready and got booked in straight away by the friendly and helpful receptionist. Going directly to the hotel website I had found an... More 

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Leyburn, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked my company sales team into the Old Swan whilst attending a trade show at Harrogate center. On arrival parking was impossible partly due to an antique fair at the hotel and partly due to the former large car park having been sold off for construction. This resulted in some of my team having to keep leaving the exhibition... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the history of this place, especially the Agatha Christie factor! However, the place is in desperate need of someone to renovate and love it bringing it back to its original splendor! The service was just so-so and matches the decor of not really caring ... Paint peeling, holes in the wall, crumbling here and there in every public... More 

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Manchester, UK
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265 reviews 265 reviews
38 hotel reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed ourselves, the hotel is packed with charm and history (read the stuff about Agatha Christie) staff were great, room (twin) was nice, and the location is brilliant, only a 5 min stroll into centre of Harrogate. Lovely open fire in reception, the main bar was being refurbished so they'd put a temporary bar nearby, which was fine. The... More 

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Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose this hotel for it's historical links, it's easy walking distance to all the town attractions and the need to get away and rest in an old world setting away from the hurly burly of modern day life. All the staff were very helpful, attentive and polite. The food served in the restaurant and in the bar was delicious... More 

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North East England
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is the first time we have been to a black tie ball and would definitely recommend it. The five course meal was really nice and served hot. The music playing all night was really good the only down part was when the band came on at 12 we much preferred the disco music. The room we had was an... More 

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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel dates back to the 1840's and in reality caters for the older generation in terms of guests. Seems to get a lot of tour parties. Rooms are dated but a lot of people will enjoy the history associated with the hotel. Bar food is good and the bar is comfortable and relaxing for a few drinks. Breakfast is on... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice room, bathroom squashed, food ok, service okish.Got in bed at 11.00pm and without being told a live band started up in the room below us. Not good, nor was the offer of a room change at 11.30pm when I am in bed. Complained and got a reduction of £20 but a good night's sleep is worth more than that... More 

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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed here a couple of times. The rooms that I have had have been big and always clean. The floorboards creak like anything but expected in such an old building I suppose. Both times that I have visited have been in the summer and the rooms were quite hot.The staff are always friendly and the breakfast is well... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner booked the Old Swan for us as a Christmas present for me and I really enjoyed it. Mini afternoon tea was lovely, we then went for a walk to Harrogate centre to do some shopping. Quick walk back to the hotel and then we had an hour or so before dinner. Evening meal was good. For the price... More 

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Additional Information about Old Swan Hotel

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
Hotel Style:
#9 Luxury Hotel in Harrogate
#13 Romantic Hotel in Harrogate

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