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Norfolk England
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there for a meeting and lunch coffee was just right and was served with biscuits. When we went through for lunch we were blown away by the friendliness and efficiency of the staff and the food was superb. Lunch was a carvery, plenty of choice and the option of small or large plate, it was piping hot and...

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I popped in for a quick pint, it looked cosy. People had had dinner. I waited 5 minutes, there was nobody behind the bar. It was 12.15 11.1.17 Exasperated I left. Wonder what it's like? It may be a one off. I popped into the Cardinals hat next door, what a dump.

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for two weeks while working away and would have given it 5 stars if the rooms were slightly better. The rooms are tidy and quirky due to the age of the building but could do with an update. Breakfast and evening meals were amazing and affordable i ate there every night, the bar prices are good to...

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

As a twosome we met up with another couple and made a foursome for coffee.The gorgeous inglenook was ablaze and the customers and hotel staff were cheerful and all in all it was a very good atmosphere.We were so happy with our homely surroundings we four stayed for lunch.The food was plentiful and fresh and in fact excellent.Not forgetting good...

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LONDON
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Booked the Swan for News Years Eve and New Years day. Car park not the easiest place to find. Very old Hotel with a lot of features. Spent New Years Eve in the bar with the locals and very good night. Staff are really friendly and Breakfast was superb. Only down size was lack of heating during a very cold...

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Reading
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I do not usually put reviews on Trip Advisor now but I felt I needed to this time. Now I like the quirkiness of this hotel. I like the character of the place and I love the fact that the locals use it. There is a roaring fire in the bar. We had a good breakfast both days particularly on...

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This Hotel is fine for an overnight stay. Right in the centre of Harleston. Their car park takes some finding though. Room comfortable. With a four poster bed. Room we had was overlooking the main street, but after about 11.00 pm there was not nosie. Hotel is rather full of "Tripping Hazards" although we were warned about these, not good...

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I arrived after dark and it took ages to find the place. No real signage outside and the sign they did have was really faded. Then you enter and find a sign saying if reception is unmanned please go to the bar. Well I can tell you reception hasn't been manned for some time. It was a dumping ground! I...

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

A centuries old inn, this felt like a local pub with rooms, that has seen better days. Full of timbers and beams, and wonderfully 'wonky'. It was nice to meet Robin and all the staff. We had quite a long wait for someone to attend to reception, as it seemed there were not enough staff. They also had us confused...

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Visited for my birthday with my mum 2 brothers grandma and girlfriend. Reasonably priced carvery and always nice choice of meat. Staff are always welcoming. 4 or 5 time I'd visited highly recommended.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge

Additional Information about The Swan Hotel

Address: 19 The Thoroughfare, Harleston IP20 9AS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Norfolk > Harleston
Price Range: $140 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Swan Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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