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Sleaford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Very good hosts, nice and clean, excellent food outstanding home made beer, right in the middle of town five minuets from NYMR railway, all in all this is a good place to have as your base for your stay.( we will be staying again)

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Hessle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Had a cycle ride at Dalby Forest and stayed over night in The Black Swan. First time stayed here. Room was very nice, recently decorated....only downside (which isn't a big thing) is that the mirror isn't near the electric socket so drying hair and straightening it was slightly awkward. The room was lovely, bathroom a nice size (room 2); we...

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Thank Suzysue76
Penistone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Excellent pub, great choice of well kept ales. Some of which are brewed on site. Friendly staff with good knowledge of the beers. Great atmosphere and very accommodating to our child...excellent changing facilities. I can't comment on the food as we didn't eat, but it looked excellent.

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Thank Dave L
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2016

I have stayed at the Black Swan on several occasions and would highly recommend for business or pleasure. Staff are always friendly and helpful. Parking is available off the main road. Rooms are well equipped to a good standard. Food and drink are excellent value for money. Especially worth trying are the guest ales !!

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Thank Jim L
Mold, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Room was very clean and comfortable. Was a little chilly when we arrived, but the radiator was large and had a thermostat, so we just knocked it up a touch. We were surprised that there was no TV, but in reality, we didn't miss it. Downstairs the bar was lively with great range of guest ales and live music -...

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Thank Milly R
Grimsby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Stayed on the19th for one night,made to feel very welcome on arriving.the room was very good,food was good but it would have been nice to have had one or two more selections of fish .The local brewed beers where very good.we met the owner and she certainly sets a very high standard .Will definately recommend

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Thank Brian E
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2016

My wife and I stayed at The Black Swan for one night so that we could see the Flying Scotsman on one of its runs from Grosmont to Pickering. The Hotel was great. A little trouble parking because of a large Funeral party in the Dining Room on our arrival mid-afternoon, so had to encroach very slightly on the 'Private...

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Thank Brian L
Morecambe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Two nights bed and breakfast, lunch and evening meal? Too right! The en suite room was comfortable, clean, well appointed, and quiet. Breakfast, lunch and evening meal were excellent, with not only good food on offer, but a wide range from which to choose. Would we stay there again? Most definitely.

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Thank frankenglish
louth
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Overnight stay at short notice, friendly and welcoming staff and owners. Rooms very clean, food excellent. Owners working very hard to bring the hotel back to traditional style, refurbishing over a period of time. Great selection of ales, with on site brewing. Food all freshly made, breakfast good traditional English. Will definitely return when in area.

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Thank traditionalpublover
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We stayed overnight with our toddler, and found the staff to be incredibly welcoming. The room was gorgeous, lunchtime food was excellent, but the beer is fabulous! If you like real ale, you will love this pub, and they do craft lager as well. We have already booked to go again, and will have an evening meal next time. They...

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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
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Pickering
Price Range: $140 - $211 (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, 18 Oct 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, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for renovated room”
 of 5 bubbles fharrison48, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All very nice and soundproofed”
 of 5 bubbles alfmazz, 12 Jun 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, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
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