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The Swan

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Great Dunmow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having recently been refurbished, we wanted to try it again, the refurb. was ok, the service was awful. We waitied a while to be served at the bar, and could see there was only one member of staff working behind the bar, as usual. She did apologise and all was fine, we later ordered a meal, soup, beef rib and...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at this beautifully renovated old hotel in May 2017 and loved it. My room was just gorgeous and the staff and locals were very friendly and helpful. The village is picturesque and the medieval church could be seen from my room. Food was great, especially the breakfasts. I stayed during a 6 week trip and this was definitely...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Swan has been recently refurbished to a high standard, as this is my first stay then I cannot comment what it was like previously. The rooms are lovely, comfy bed, great bathroom, flat screen TV. The pub itself is a traditional English pub with a lovely atmosphere, good choice of drinks and good pub food, breakfast was cooked to...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice family run hotel. Good sized, well appointed and modern, newly refurbished rooms. Rooms are comfortable and quiet. The pub downstairs is a typical old English pub with great atmosphere and serves good pub food. Staff are friendly, helpful and efficient. Strongly recommend this hotel.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner & I spent 3 nights at this lovely hotel last weekend. Having not stayed here before we hoped it would be good. On arrival we were greeted by a lovely young man on reception named Tye. I believe he was assistant manager. He showed us to our room in the courtyard & helped with our our bags. He...

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed here in late April 20117. hotel had just undergone a major refurbishment, our room, was on the small side, but adequate for a one night stay. Breakfast was very good, with a wide choice of made to order options. located opposite the church and windmill, we enjoy a pleasant morning wak before resuming our journey. there is sufficient parking...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have loved the charm of the Swan hotel for many years, but when it came to staying in the bedroooms is was always basic and in need of an overhaul. Well the overhaul has just happened and it is breathtaking, The bedrooms and bathrooms are now of a standard you would expect in a 4 or 5 star hotel,...

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Essex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed here several times now, unfortunately last time we found the rooms needing some attention. When we saw that this had been refurbished we thought it was worth another visit. So much better! The rooms are very clean and inviting now (albeit our room was very cold). The bar staff were excellent, very helpful and we thoroughly enjoyed...

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel has recently had a refurb, room and bathroom really smart , flat screen TV and comfortable bed. Manager on arrival was very welcoming and the checking in process was fast and informative, stayed for 3 nights, staff at all times were flat out as it was a busy bank holiday weekend, but they all still stayed professional and...

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Norfolk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room had been recently refurbished and was top notch. The pub/hotel is on the corner of a junction, so some street noise is inevitable, but it is a quiet area so nothing too bad. The supper menu was way better than we expected and good value. Breakfast was cooked to order and excellent. Very friendly staff. Really enjoyed our...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
The Swan
The Swan
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Swan

Address: Bull Ring, Thaxted CM6 2PL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Thaxted
Price Range: €80 - €120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Swan 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“never stayed”
SueGandi, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“The rooms at the front have the best view of the Church and Alms houses.”
12Sarah5967, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“rooms at the front have a nicer view of the church”
AnonymousEssex, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“All rooms good”
suzanned137, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“15 to 18 are in a separate block and a little noisy”
849JimO, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
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