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Black Swan Hotel

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Market Place, Middleham, Leyburn DL8 4NP, England
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Ranked #5 of 7 Middleham B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
littlebean321 Chester, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the end of the day, this is not really a b&b, it is a room above a pub. The family room was clean and spacious with a large bathroom (no plug for bath though !). Breakfast was nice (it is served by the bar) but had to wait 40 mins for it on the Sunday. When I asked for... More

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Mexborough, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room & food were great, but the most ignorant people we have had the misfortune to meet. My wife had a nasty fall in the ladies toilets on a wet floor that had no signage about. When I informed them of it nobody had a thought of how she was, just put a sign up. Not one of the management... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

i cannot comment upon the stay or evening quality. but just popped in this morning for food and a pint. staff were friendly and service good though pint was not up to par and the food was not great chips were wedges and barely cooked and soggy and salad old tasting and sandwich not what expected with cold chicken in... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We Stopped her on Friday after a week at centre parks and drove up to the forbidden corner. I was expecting cheap frozen food. How wrong I was. The food was lovely. Three of us had the burger.....amazing! and two had the carbonara again lovely. All made fresh to order, no complaints at all!!! The staff were nice and friendly,... More

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Pickering, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

we stayed at the black lion and the landlady couldn't have done anymore for us we had a meal in the evening which was excellent highly recommend the PARSNIP SOUP and THE BURGERS the room was very clean and comfortable and the bathroom a bath and a shower were also very clean breakfast very good we had a lovley stay... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013 via mobile

What a lovely place middle ham is came across it by chance and hundreds of race horses . Booked in at the black swan it's an old building but it had a huge roaring fire just what you need on a cold day. It's not the ritz but its cosy and very welcoming, our room was clean and breakfast was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Just stayed for 1 night , got a very warm reception from staff when we arrived . The room we were in was lovely very clean an spacious. Had a meal on the evening it was delicious the breakfast was also really good . Would stay here again .

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Whitehall, Stronsay, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Dirty carpets, old mattresses thrown out in the back yard, piles of dirty laundry in the corridor, room was not serviced for the 3 days I stayed there. Definitely needs a thorough "make over". Breakfast was so-so, no extra knife for toast & marmalade (and had to go searching for the marmalade!). Staff were friendly but still would not go... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Stayed here this weekend and have very mixed thoughts. The whole place could do with a re vamp as carpets and décor very old and worn. We were given room 5 at the back which was a tiny ? double room even though I had booked a twin. We had to as ask for towels which were however provided straight... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

To have four pubs in a tiny pretty village square is amazing , to find one serving such ordinary fair is astounding. The competition in the square for customers must be an ongoing problem and the one thing that would have customers flocking in is good food. It's not rocket science. The menu is small with some interesting additions. I... More

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Address: Market Place, Middleham, Leyburn DL8 4NP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Leyburn > Middleham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Black Swan Hotel 3*
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Situated in the village centre, The Black Swan Hotel is a traditional village inn. With log fires, real ales and superb homemade food. Dublin based restauranteur and Chef Chris Allan has brought his talent to Middleham. With restaurants in Ireland, Darlington and now North Yorkshire, Chris and front of house partner Mel are going from strength to strength. Fantastic food, freshly prepared and cooked to order. ... more   less 
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