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The Black Swan

Gweek, Helston TR12 6TU, England
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Ranked #1 of 3 Gweek B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Being a local and having been here for a while I have seen a couple of landlords come and go, one was a txxt and the locals who read this will know who that was, The Black Swan as it is called now( Gweek Inn as was) is a fab place to go, (set in a very nice village with... More 

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Staines, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends live nearby, so we pass the The Black Swan a lot, this time we booked a table for 5. The food, atmosphere and staff were excellent, pricing was very good too, it was good to find an old style pub, instead of chain ones. The food was very good, a large selection on a chalkboard along with daily specials,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I traveled alone this fall to photograph and write about the Cornish Seal Sanctuary in Gweek. Before the trip I had to change my dates a few times and Alex was accommodating and very polite. When I arrived, the bartendress offered to help me upstairs to my room with my heavy bags even though she had a full roster of... More 

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Helston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I have visited the Black Swan on a number of occasions and each time received a warm welcome from the landlord. Unusually for this day and age he is invariably in a white shirt, tie and smart trousers, his personal care is reflected in his staff and the cleanliness of the pub. The real ales are of top quality showing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Went for a Sunday roast...and it didn't disappoint! Visited many times to the pub/restaurant. Each time is lovely as always! Great staff, service and food! We didn't have to wait long for the food to arrive and everyone at the table were satisfied with the quality of the food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

My wife and I were coast walking in winter and as there is no ferry across the Helford we were forced to walk up to Gweek. The reward was the Black Swan. Comfortable, clean and modern in its level of service and facilities, we had a very pleasant stay. Good food and very welcoming staff. An excellent pre ptepared breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

The Black Swan is a magic place! It's a small hotel but the rooms are high standard, very nice, clean and equipped. As the only pub in the small village of Gweek, you can feel the atmosphere is familiar, the staff is welcoming, kind and friendly, Alec will always be helpful and will always make you feel home. Oh, and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch with all the family after a very cold walk. We received a warm, friendly welcome from the bar staff who rapidly brought the drinks to the table next to a wood burner that soon warmed us up. The food was all freshly cooked and well presented. The prawn cocktails had fresh crunchy lettuce, a stack of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

I had an excellent birthday lunch at the Black Swan! The beer was very good, the food fantastic and the staff were very welcoming. The pub is in a super location and it was extremely cosy on bleak winter day. I will definitely be heading back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We live in the lizard and someone had told us how good the Sunday roast was so we went down one Sunday to take a look!! It was the best roast dinner we have ever had! The meat was perfectly cooked (beef) and the veg was amazing along with the roast potatoes and gravy!! We have been back twice since!!... More 

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