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antigua
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61 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were staying in Pickering for a weekend and were recommended to try this restaurant, we weren't disappointed. The staff were very warm and welcoming and the restaurant attractive and comfortable. The food was absolutely delicious and beautifully presented. Although the meal was fairly expensive, it was the best quality, so we'll worth it.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here tonight. Excellent food. Good variety. Monday night is steak night and the rump steak was tasty. Sea bass great too. Staff were really spot on - they were polite and helpful. Would certainly return.

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1 Thank Chris P
replyman, Owner at The White Swan Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your great comments. Glad to hear you enjoyed dining with us so much. We look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Victor Buchanan victorb@white-swan.co.uk More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had never heard of this place (pickering ) and this was the only hotel i could get in at last minuite with a dog ... Well how glad was i that we did , just amazing place the room spotless , food beautiful and very well presented , staff just lovely and so friendly , the hotel bar and snug... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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88 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for a short walking break, because it was recommended in various guides, for food as well as accommodation. It was a good location for us as we were able to use the Coastliner bus, which travels between Leeds and the coast, rather than a car. There is good walking in this area and excellent attractions such as... More 

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replyman, Owner at The White Swan Inn, responded to this review

Glad to hear you had a lovely stay in Pickering and that you enjoyed an excellent stay with us. I'll be sure to pass on your great comments to our chef and his team. Thank you for the kind review. Regards, Victor Buchanan victorb@white-swan.co.uk More 

Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful hotel in a lovely little town, we stayed here last week (11/8/16) for one evening and we all thought it was superb. From the moment we walked in we were made to feel welcome and even though I`d made the mistake of not booking a table for dinner when they were busy (MY mistake, not the Hotel`s), I... More 

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replyman, Owner at The White Swan Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for such a fabulous review. It was a pleasure meeting you and having you and your family as guests. I'm happy to hear you had such a lovely stay, and enjoyed the fine details we take such pride in. We look forward to your return visit. Regards, Victor Buchanan victorb@white-swan.co.uk More 

Gateshead, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night here in room 21. It was a very nice room overall except for it seemed to be VERY hot - we had the fan on all night to try and stay cool. The residents' lounge (The Bothy) is amazing. We ate here and both had a lovely meal. Breakfast was of a very high standard. This... More 

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1 Thank Judygateshead65
replyman, Owner at The White Swan Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We've had some wonderful weather in North Yorkshire, which has of course made for some uncomfortable nights, but we're glad the fans helped keep you cool. Happy to hear you enjoyed The Bothy so much and that you loved your meals with us. We look forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Victor Buchanan victorb@white-swan.co.uk More 

Mansfield, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just enjoyed a lovely three nights at the White Swan in Pickering with the family. All the staff were very friendly and welcoming. Our three rooms were all spacious with en suite facilities complete with requisite products. Beds very comfortable, tea and coffee facilities and tv. Dined in the restaurant one evening and the food was very good. Great choice... More 

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replyman, Owner at The White Swan Inn, responded to this review

...and we look forward to your next stay. I'll be sure to pass on your great comments to our hard-working staff. Thank you for the brilliant review. Regards, Victor Buchanan victorb@white-swan.co.uk More 

Poole, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are planning a trip to Pickering then stay here (if budget allows). Beautiful rooms, great breakfast and friendly staff. I stayed here after my wedding at Pickering station and I had a great experience. My husbands family were also all staying here before the wedding and had a very nice group meal in the private dining area the... More 

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replyman, Owner at The White Swan Inn, responded to this review

I think your comment says it all... "beautiful hotel in a great town". Thank you for your lovely review and your kind recommendation. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Regards, Victor Buchanan victorb@white-swan.co.uk More 

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time we have eaten there. The hotel and restaurant are extremely nice, old fashioned in style but modern in comfort. The staff are all very well trained, polite, and helpful. The dining room has a lovely atmosphere and the service was quick and efficient. We had starters which average about £8 each and the mains (... More 

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1 Thank Gilbert2cv
replyman, Owner at The White Swan Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Happy to hear you enjoyed your return visit. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, Victor Buchanan victorb@white-swan.co.uk More 

Cheshire, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a short uk break 'somewhere'. We more or less stumbled on to the White Swan in Pickering, but what a gem! Service excellent, food excellent, location excellent, need I say more. The staff - reception, bar and restaurant, gave us some great advice on what to do and where to go, so we could maximise the time we... More 

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replyman, Owner at The White Swan Inn, responded to this review

Great to hear you had such an enjoyable stay and that you enjoyed our service, our food and of course Pickering itself. I'll be sure to pass on your comments to our wonderful staff. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards, Victor Buchanan victorb@white-swan.co.uk More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm and friendly Yorkshire welcome awaits you at this proper family run Inn. Next year will be our 30th at The White Swan and we have just about got things organised. From the moment you walk through the doors you'll feel at home. We aim to keep things simple and just let you relax ...Tom Parker Bowles reckons 'Every market town should have a White Swan' and the Daily Telegraph described us as 'God's own Country Pub' on a recent visit. If you read the reviews here you will get a flavour of what we are trying to do. We are an Inn with a lovely restaurant and 2 rosette food but not the plastic fine dining you find in many four star properties. Real food, real people, lovely rooms and great value for money.And by the way if you are not delighted I will give you your money back so long as you tell us at the time.Victor Buchanan - Owner ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White Swan Inn

Address: Market Place | North Yorkshire, Pickering YO18 7AA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Pickering
Price Range: $191 - $285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The White Swan Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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