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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Always call at the Black Swan whenever we visit Pickering. The Choice of Ales is outstanding, the food gorgeous. The lunch time steak sandwich is to die for, absolutely yummy. We have eaten there in the evening and I had the chicken breast off the special board and I didn't regret it . It was tasty and moist. We can't...

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yorkshire
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Went in for a drink spoilt for choice if your a beer drinker you'll be in heaven I'm wine so was happy with mine sat there smelling food cooking temption to much well pleased Ate there a couple of times will go again won't wait for war weekend often in pickering so will often treat ourselves all pub modernised in...

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Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Came to Pickering on the steam train and the Black Swan is just a short walk from the station. Superb sandwiches with chips and salad. Great range of craft ales. Lovely friendly staff. Oh, and the ladies loo is wonderful!!! This a place not to miss if you are visiting Pickering.

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Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Stayed and ate here over the last weekend for a wedding. Would highly recommend. Excellent staff. Really nice food. Lovely rooms. Had everything we could ask for in a b&b and loved the breakfast with perfect poached eggs! Thanks again Si & Amy

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Nottinghamshire
Reviewed August 23, 2016 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...

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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...

Lancashire, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 15, 2016

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....

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pickering north yorks england
Reviewed August 14, 2016

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
Reviewed August 11, 2016

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...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed August 8, 2016

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
Reviewed August 1, 2016

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!...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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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: $98 - $148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Never stayed but if as good as rest would be good”
 of 5 bubbles gypsymartha, Oct 18, 2016 | Read review
“We had room 4 which was lovely, but I am sure all the others are just as nice.”
 of 5 bubbles poppycottage19HH, Aug 15, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for renovated room”
 of 5 bubbles fharrison48, Aug 8, 2016 | Read review
“All very nice and soundproofed”
 of 5 bubbles alfmazz, Jun 12, 2016 | Read review
“Our room on Birdgate was quite noisy from road traffic; it's a narrow road and the noise rebounds from the buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles CliveC326, Jun 10, 2016 | Read review
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