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Nottinghamshire
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in yesterday with the intention of staying for food. Having walked in through the main doors we stopped and waited for sometime before the very unhappy front of house seated us. We said we would like to eat and she gave us menus. We haven't been here before and could see there were a few other diners. It appeared... More 

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Breworks, Owner at The Black Swan, responded to this review

I can only sincerely apologise for your experience here the other day and seek to reassure you that this is not, as I am sure you can see from our other reviews, our normal modus operandi. I will be speaking with the member of staff in question and making sure this does not happen again. Please contact me directly as... More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here last week for two nights. It was a refreshing change to have such good service and to feel that nothing was too much trouble, better than many so called Four Star hotels!!. Our room had been newly refurbished to a very high standard - was very clean light and airy with everything we needed for a comfortable stay.... More 

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pickering north yorks england
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Black Swan pulled out all the stops to make our wedding get off to a great start the Room décor ,food, service all first class and would happily recommend them if your planning a "do" and they can fit you in go there. Thanks again all at the Black..

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Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently held my 50th birthday event at the Black Swan and cannot speak highly enough of the accommodation, the food and the service provided by Gill and her family and staff. I booked all of the rooms and found them all recently refurbished to a very high standard and everyone was impressed with the cleanliness. The breakfast was excellent... More 

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Perth, Australia
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, friendly staff very clean and recently renovated room, just the perfect place to stay to catch the steam train to Whitby the next day, you can choose between breakfast or lunch picnic pack included in room price , we would stay for a week if we had time. Well done and congrats to staff

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laurencekirk
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent the night at the superb Black Swan in Pickering! From the moment of our arrival, we were made to feel so welcome by all the staff! Our evening meal was exceptional! Our waiter was charming and helpful! After a most comfortable night, we enjoyed a superb breakfast, served by a delightful young waitress, who clearly loved her job!... More 

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Thank madeleine s
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasantly surprised. Food absolutely beautiful. Because THEY thought we waited 5 minutes to long we were served free drinks and 15% off food. Staff were brilliant and food was worth paying a lot more.Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Cannot praise the Black Swan enough... from the moment we arrived they were faultless.. friendly, helpful and went above and beyond to make our trip a memorable one. The room was lovely, clean and comfy. The breaskfast was tasty and we did not have to wait long. The purpose of our trip was to see a band at Dalby Forest... More 

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Thank James H
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Nice room obviously recently refurbished Comfortable and offered all amenities for reasonable cost. Lovely breakfast that was more than enough to sate the stomach . Nice central position with ample parking and a very good place from which to explore the local area.Moreover,served a very nice pint of bitter to enjoy in convivial bar.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

My daughter and I were greated with a smile by friendly helpful staff. The room was newly refurbished and done to a high standard. We had a great nights sleep in a comfy bed and then went down to breakfast which was excellent. The new owners were extremely lovely and couldn't be more welcoming. Without hesitation a problem not related... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 17th century coaching Inn serving real ales and a unique dining experience. Under new management from 1st of January 2015, the property is undergoing refurbishment and improvement and will be fully functional by Easter 2015 with completely renovated facilities. During the improvements trading will continue but accommodation will not be available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Black Swan

Address: 18 Birdgate, Pickering YO18 7AL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Pickering
Price Range: $102 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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