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Carlisle Swallow

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   London Road, Carlisle CA1 2NS, England
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Ranked #16 of 19 Hotels in Carlisle
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
167Dave8 Durham, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Paisley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just arrived home after spending 3 nights DBB at this hotel. Very disappointing. The whole hotel is in great need of upgrading as very shabby and the staff look as if they don't want to be there either and I can't blame them at all as I think I would be depressed going to work there every day. The food... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My brother had his wedding here,and although I can't knock the service of the sit down meal as the staff were really lovely and friendly and couldn't do enough for us, the rest of the stay was just awful! The reception staff were rude. The rooms were the scruffiest, grubbiest rooms I have ever stayed in! Like a throwback from... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Despite some poor reviews we went ahead and booked as it was local to where we were going. The hotel is located in not the best area of Carlisle but a very regular bus service available if needed, We arrived early but as there was a room ready we were given this one straight away. Very friendly staff on reception,... More

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Basildon
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99 reviews 99 reviews
24 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed overnight on Saturday as a break of journey on a coach holiday returning from Ullapool. We were the second coach to arrive and therefore were allocated a dinner sitting of 1930. At 2000h the starters were just beginning to arrive and the slow service continued with desserts being served after 2100h. I had a tasteless watery melon starter with... More

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was such a dump in an awful location. The wallpaper was peeling off of the wall in our room and the ceiling plaster was coming down!!! The pool was small and although nice, the room also needed a good coat of paint which was also peeling. The changing room was freezing. I would NEVER stay there again. We had... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arriving at the swallow is like arriving at a hospital A&E.. It is probably the worst entrance to a hotel that I have ever encountered. We stayed here for one night, as part of a shearings coach tour and quite frankly it is pretty terrible. The dinner that they served us was all but inedible, served with couldn't care attitude.... More

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Poulton Le Fylde
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely friendly staff , really helpful shame about the hotel clean rooms just very dated but overall a good nights sleep !!! and good breakfast ....,, should of been toiletries,chocolates and a bottle of wine in room but ran out ... next day straight away thay were there top form !!!thank you

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Poorly sign posted Loose handrail on the uneven steps up to the hotel, that's if you don't head for the NHs clinic After waiting 5 minutes or so at reception to book in, I was eventually sorted and directed to my room. Having passed the 'leisure area' that smelled profusely of damp, I located my room only to find peeling... More

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Sydney, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed while visiting a relative unexpectedly taken into hospital and this was convenient. However staff have a bit of attitude and we ordered a bar meal which took an hour and only turned up after we asked for it twice. Rooms ok but dated. Needs a refurb Leaves a lot to be desired. Better hotels to choose from and... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights on a special deal, £75.00 per night dinner bed and breakfast + a bottle of wine, chocolates and a pack of toiletries. We were walking Hadrian's Wall and took the bus back to Carlisle when we finished at Bowness on Solway to make use of the two night offer. Yes, the hotel is in need of... More

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Address: London Road, Carlisle CA1 2NS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Carlisle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Carlisle Swallow 3*
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