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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have lived in the village over a year and in that time this pub has changed hands and I must say I'm disappointed.. feels dirty beer is full and too many dogs about.. happy to go elsewhere Went in for dinner last year and it was on point.. now I wouldn't even bother.. no vibe and just dull.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We would like to thank staff at The Swan for a really lovely overnight stay we got a lovely room ..very impressed with the standard ...fabulous evening meal, staff very polite and freindly breakfast was superb, will defo be staying again ..Thank you.

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

I booked this hotel out over a year ago for my wedding guests on the 6th August this year. I asked multiple members of staff, multiple times to make sure my 85 year old grandmother had a ground floor room as she can't walk up stairs. And guess what, on the night before my wedding I'm told that they didn't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Room 9, absolutely perfect, king size bed, sitting area to have a cuppa and relax. We stayed at The Swan Hotel for the weekend and it was spot on. Staff friendly, our room was very clean and every morning the cleaning staff made our bed, fresh towels, new cups,cleaned the Room we thank you for that and the little biscuits.... More 

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Thank littlelynne73
Corby, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here in July with my boyfriend to break a long journey up, the rooms are very dated but clean. It was a Friday night and as all the tables were sticky from earlier customers and not wiped we walked down the road to another beautiful pub for drinks & dinner called The Star Brasserie and that place was amazing!... More 

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Thank redpandanyc
Essex, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

our room was noisy, right by the emergency stairs. We had asked for a quiet room when booking also when we checked in. The smoking area is just below the room we had so it was noisy on both the Friday and Saturday night. The staff were really nice but the place needs a lot of tlc. the bar is... More 

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Thank Karen A
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were fabulous, so helpful always doing all they can and very friendly what a shame the rest of the place let them down. The room was quite spacious but there's where the positives end. There were cups and tea and coffee but no kettle, only 2 small wall lights and only one bedside lamp, no headboards on the... More 

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Thank sarahjr4
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancee and I stayed for 3 nights and can't fault the accommodation, staff or the food all great value for money and the staff were very welcoming and friendly. Will be staying here again

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Thank Chris F
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't stay in room no 1 ,outside is a mobile freezer van making a noise all night long,should have asked to be moved shame on me ,also very busy road and aircraft noise staff friendly not bad food.bar prices a bit steep.

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Thank William R
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got to the swan at 12pm to be greeted in a friendly manor by the barman Dan (we overheard a waitress say his name) we ordered drinks at the bar and then where shown to our table and told that when we was ready order to come back to the bar. we ordered and waited no longer than 15-20 minutes... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
The Swan
The Swan
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Swan

Address: The Bull Ring, Thaxted CM6 2PL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Thaxted
Price Range: $63 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Swan 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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