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The White Swan Hotel, Alnwick

Bondgate Within, Alnwick NE66 1TD, England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
MavisMusic Leeds, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Buffet style breakfast please. The 'waited' service is both haphazard and slow. Also the quality of the food is mediocre. Our room was clean and well equipped, however the cold water was tepid. The staff were friendly.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A good base for exploring Alnwick and surrounding area; good parking and within 5 minutes walk of Alnwick Castle and Gardens. An old coaching inn, so some aspects could do with a bit of updating and refreshing, but a real effort has been made, for example, really nice flower baskets and boxes at the front. The staff were really friendly... More

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In centre of town just inside Bondgate and near Castle and gardens. An old building so lacks some modern facilities like elevators but our room was large and comfortable. The dining room is from the Atlantic liner the Olympic, a sister ship to the Titanic. Food was very good, dinners especially (included in our deal)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Took mum for 82 Nd birthday brill location for everything . Staff really lovely , hotel a little tired but still nice . Hot at front of building better for room at back but beware of step into bathroom got us every time. Loved our stay and good parking

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After planning and then re-planning a break to Alnwick,we were very happy to stay at The White Swan. The staff have been and were marvellous during this process. Thank you Yannick. It was a pleasure to meet you when we arrived! Warm welcome from all staff from waiters,bar staff , reception and cleaners..couldn't fault any of them.We had a beautiful... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here as two couples for 2 days. The White Swan is one of those old hotels charging high prices for relatively poor quality. We ate in the brasserie and had a reasonable steak dinner but when it came to splitting the bill we found that they had overcharged us and they seemed incapable of correcting their errors. Not... More

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

Stayed at the White swan in Alnwick July 2014. Not a great place, over priced and in need of a refurbishment. Even the corridors were shabby. The entrance hall and dinning area are very nice. the staff friendly and helpful it's a shame that they have to work in a place that has seen better days. Our room (204) could... More

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

My wife and I went into Alnwick on Sunday 30th June and decided to have dinner at the White Swan. We went into the restuarant at about 7pm and asked at the bar if we could eat there even though we didn't have a reservation. The room was very quiet at the time, only about 5 tables in use, and... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights at The White Swan, totally agree with other reviewers, the hotel is a time warp and in need of being brought into the 21st century. The Staff are brilliant as is the breakfast and Bistro food, we received an upgrade to a suite, which was at the front of the Hotel and were subjected to quite... More

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Hebden Bridge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Earlier in the week we spent 2 nights at the White Swan and we loved it! Why? The position in the middle of Alnwick. The brilliant staff - obliging, friendly, nothing to much trouble. Breakfast in the amazing Olympic dining room, a very special experience. Dinners in the Bistro. On a very busy Monday night the waiting staff were outstanding... More

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Address: Bondgate Within, Alnwick NE66 1TD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Alnwick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Set in the heart of the historic market town of Alnwick and only a stone's throw from Alnwick Castle and Gardens, The White Swan is a charming 300 year old coaching inn that blends its unique heritage with superb accommodation.For generations one of the North of England's primary hotels, The White Swan is probably best known for its Olympic Dining Suite which features the magnificent panelling, mirrors and stained glass windows from the Titanic's sister ship. All 57 bedrooms are designed to an impeccable standard, and Hardy's Bistro, our contemporary, informal dining experience, is open all day for coffee, light lunches and an excellent bistro menu.The perfect stopover en route to Scotland, we're also your base for discovering the famous gardens at Alnwick Castle, and a tour of the very best of the North East with its unspoilt coastline, historic castles and Holy Island, Northumberland National Park and the exciting cities of Durham and Newcastle. Then return to the hotel for a traditional afternoon tea in front of the fire. ... more   less 
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