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The Black Swan

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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tasting menu”(39 reviews)
“copper bath”(9 reviews)
“scallops”(12 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is lovely and they very helpfully send instructions of when to ignore your satnav as otherwise, you can end up along some interesting tracks! We had one night stay in one of the (4) rooms in the Old Swan overlooking the vegetable garden,...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booking a room here includes the 13 course tasting menu and breakfast the following morning, so while it might seem expensive, when broken down, it's actually not too bad and certainly not for a Michelin starred chef. The tasting menu is the only food on...More

Thank Kay F
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Arrived on a beautiful afternoon through some stunning scenery to this lovely quaint looking establishment. Had received a really nice call the day before to check on any dietary requirements and to give some additional directions to find the place. Our room was lovely. -...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Everything was amazing, the food, the staff, the amazing accommodation. Quite rightly one of the best places to stay and eat in the uk. Saving up to go back already! We were served by the chef which made it really special and found him very...More

Thank Claire V
Reviewed 26 March 2018

If you're a "foodie", visiting this hotel/restaurant is a must. The property has not been "messed about" and retains a rustic charm. The restaurant and reception are well appointed and well presented. Our bedroom was very luxurious and very comfortable. O.K., enough housekeeping, down to...More

Thank Stewart-Hazel
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8 March 2017|
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Response from MedEngland | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are, but you must speak to the Proprietors beforehand to let them know you want to bring a pet.
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Response from bobbleEngland | Reviewed this property |
We had the 8 course menu but as one of them was bread and butter, I would treat it as seven (see my review). we also went with the wine flight. Only one was indifferent - the rest were good choices with grapes / countries... More
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"any of the rooms in the main building"
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"I think rooms are allocated according to when you book so book early. The reception team are very responsive..."
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"Scenecliffe room"
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"i was in the stocking room which is in the eaves - it worked for me but not for taller people."
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