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Swinton Park

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scotland
Reviewed August 16, 2015

We stayed here as guests at a wedding and it was a fantastic time. I have nothing negative to say at all. Our room was excellent with a huge bathroom you could have played football in! The grounds are spectacular with many walks and the bird of prey centre. They have a turn down service at night in your room...

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SwintonPark, Director of Sales at Swinton Park, responded to this review

Dear Nessie, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your time here at Swinton Park for the wedding celebrations and that you were impressed by our luxury and spacious bedrooms. I am pleased that the quick thinking of our team were able to move your celebrations into the beautiful...

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 15, 2015

My boyfriend and I visited Swinton Park Hotel this week as a surprise for his birthday. Being food lovers I had opted for the foodie celebration package and we were not disappointed! The hotel on arrival is stunning to behold - very grand, well maintained, with actual, live, living, moving deer roaming the grounds! Our car was parked and luggage...

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SwintonPark, Director of Sales at Swinton Park, responded to this review

Thank you for such a wonderful review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us on our Food Celebration package, in particular the seven course tasting menu and afternoon tea. We are pleased that Jake enjoyed his birthday celebrations, and with so many more activities to offer within the Parkland and Estate perhaps we could welcome you...

The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed August 15, 2015

I was returning to my native Yorkshire to attend my sister's wedding and the scenery, hospitality and wonderful dining made it an unforgettable occasion. The quality of the food was unparallelled. every member of staff did their level best to make our stay as pleasurable and as enjoyable as possible. We will certainly be returning soon. Simon Crannage and his...

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SwintonPark, Director of Sales at Swinton Park, responded to this review

Dear Kristian, It was a delight to welcome you to Swinton Park for such wonderful celebrations and we are pleased that we gave you an occasion to remember. I will certainly make sure that Simon Crannage and his team see your comments and we hope it won't be too long until you return to see us soon. Best wishes, Swinton...

Luton
Reviewed August 13, 2015

Swinton Park is an amazing place and is staffed by wonderful people who bent over backward to make our stay such an outstanding experience. The opportunity to fly birds of prey around the stunning grounds added greatly to the pleasure of our stay. The house is amazing, the grounds are stunning, the food is unbelievably good and the staff are...

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SwintonPark, Manager at Swinton Park, responded to this review

Dear Penny B, Thank you so much for such a lovely review - we're delighted that you had such a super time! We will ensure that all staff are aware of your comments and look forward to seeing you again very soon. Very best wishes, The Swinton Team

UK - Stockton on tees
Reviewed August 13, 2015

On Monday, I made my third visit to this beautiful place. I stumbled across it a few months back whilst on a short break in Wensleydale with a friend and have since taken two other friends to see it and to stroll round the beautiful gardens adorned with the lakes, walled gardens and deer park. On each visit, all the...

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Dear PP10, Thank you very much for your super review of your time at Swinton Park - we're so pleased to hear that you and your friends had such a lovely time with us and look forward to welcoming you again very soon. Very best wishes, The Swinton Team

Liverpool
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Booked my children on an event. Rang to confirm everything was ok Last week on Tuesday we received a phone all chasing payment for for event, which I was happy to pay. Thursday they rang to cancel as they only had one booking, surely they one booking on Tuesday but still insisted on taking the money. 2 teenagers devastated they...

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SwintonPark, Guest Relations Manager at Swinton Park, responded to this review

Dear Denene, Thank you for your review and I am sorry that you have been left disappointed following your booking onto a recent event. We were also disappointed, which is why we offered to exchange your booking for other activities and an overnight stay with us so you didn't have to cancel your arrangements, it's a shame you couldn't take...

North Yorkshire
Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

What a beautiful place as you drive up. So historic. I visited with my niece for some spa treatments, use of the wet spa and afternoon tea. The treatments we had were great. Lovely friendly therapists and we both felt very relaxed afterwards. Wet spa was amazing we had it all to ourselves for an hour. And then onto cream...

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Dear redharvey64_10, What a splendid review - many thanks! We will ensure the spa therapists and hotel staff read your review. We look forward to returning to Swinton Park very soon. Very best wishes, The Swinton Team

Braco, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 8, 2015

An oasis of tranquility, and stepping back into history. Beautiful grounds for walking, excellent golf course nearby. Very warm welcome, all staff very friendly. Probably the best dinner we have experienced in any hotel in the UK. Food beautifully presented with superb flavours. Service from dining room staff was excellent. Definitely on our agenda for a return visit. The new...

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SwintonPark, Director of Sales at Swinton Park, responded to this review

Dear Len, We are delighted that you enjoyed your recent visit to us, in particular the cuisine from Samuel's, our fine dining restaurant. We are very lucky that much of our produce can be grown within the Parkland and that you were able to enjoy this during your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back in 2016 once the...

Leeds, UK
Reviewed August 7, 2015

We have just returned for a 1 night break at Swinton Park for a belated wedding anniversary celebration. Having just read the reviews people have left prior ro writing this, i was somewhat surprised by what i have read. Yes, the hotel is expensive and i have stayed in equally great hotels around the world for less money but the...

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Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your stay will ensure your comments are passed on to the relevant departments.

Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

My husband treated me to a wonderful pregnancy massage and cream teas at Swinton Park. The massage experience was excellent, the lady who did it was so professional & eased every pregnancy ache I was experiencing! Following my massage we then had cream teas in the bar area, although it was only 12pm & they don't normally serve cream tea...

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Dear CGill1, Thank you very much for the lovely review of your experience at Swinton Park - We're so glad that you found your massage in the spa so therapeutic and both enjoyed the afternoon tea. Perhaps you were able to sit outside on the terrace in the sunshine! We look forward to welcoming you and your new family back...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A luxury castle hotel set in 200 acres of landscaped parkland in the Yorkshire Dales that is the home of the Cunliffe-Lister family and the ancestral seat of the Earl of Swinton. Traditional warmth and hospitality, contemporary comforts and award winning cuisine, with a menu inspired by the produce sourced from the surrounding estate and 4 acre walled garden. Cookery School with day and residential courses running throughout the year. Exclusive use Spa (with Jacuzzi and sauna) and treatment rooms. Conference facilities and licensed for civil ceremonies. Families welcome. ... more   less 

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Address: Masham, Ripon HG4 4JH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Ripon
Price Range: $132 - $371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Swinton Park 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“We were in Whitby room, which is in the "quiet" corridor, very peaceful and a nice view.”
  • A raised shower area with a fixed shower head and a hand held shower, and a long deep bath.
  • Reception room.
 of 5 bubbles chezan, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“A view of the Deer Park is very special”
 of 5 bubbles W7004MEmikek, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Look at the late booking offers.”
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 of 5 bubbles Spgoody71, Feb 15, 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the Parkland or gardens are the ones to go for”
 of 5 bubbles O7884PUpaulb, Feb 3, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room that does not overlook construction”
  • Construction zone outside our room.
 of 5 bubbles RBdreamtripper, Jan 29, 2017 | Read review
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