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The Swan

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Bull Ring, Thaxted CM6 2PL England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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30 Sep1 Oct
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The Swan
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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US$78 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > England > Essex > Thaxted
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All reviewsthe pubbeautiful villagemain buildingbooked a tableflight pathlarge bathroomcar parkreal alefresh fruitcomfortable bednight staybreakfast was excellentstansted airporttwin roomcooked breakfastshort breaksaffron walden
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were passing through on the way to Audley End and stopped for some food early afternoon. The Swan is clean and bright with helpful very friendly staff, and the food we had was excellent. I couldn't find fault with anything and will make a...More

2  Thank Leslie H
Response from Chris H, General Manager at The SwanResponded 4 days ago

Dear Leslie thank you for your very positive and encouraging review. We look forward to your next visit Kind regards Chris Heap

Reviewed 6 days ago

Thaxted is a friendly old town with a lovely Parish Church , windmill and ancient buildings. This ancient hotel has been “ trendified” in to a pub,restaurant with rooms. We stayed in a room off the car park. Not great looking from the outside. Smart...More

Thank Jonathan M
Response from Chris H, General Manager at The SwanResponded 4 days ago

Dear Jonathon My apologies that you did not rate our offer as VERY GOOD. Breakfast is normally a very strong part of our hotel stay so I will pass your feedback on to the kitchen team. Hopefully we will see you again soon and we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was lovely really enjoyed it and would most definitely eat here again. Compliments to the kitchen staff. Stayed here for one night before going on holiday. Desserts were amazing. Lovely rooms too

1  Thank CarolineW2920
Response from Chris H, General Manager at The SwanResponded 1 week ago

Dear Caroline Thank you for your great review and high rating. It is really pleasing to know our team deliver consistently well to our guests. I hope you enjoy your holiday and look forward to seeing you again when you return. Best regards

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a very pleasant overnight at this lovely Inn .. arriving on a busy Friday teatime the pub had a warm & welcoming feel, the staff were courteous and as an extra bonus we were upgraded to a larger 'family room'. This room was...More

Thank CMA1623
Response from Chris H, General Manager at The SwanResponded 1 week ago

WOW Thank you for your amazing comments - I will pass them on to the entire team and we look forward to you staying with us again very soon

Reviewed 1 week ago

Really happy with food at The Swan. The manager overheard me saying that I am vegan and went out of his way to recommend that I have something that was not on the Sunday menu but that could be tweeked for me to make it...More

Thank barbb54
Response from Chris H, General Manager at The SwanResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your fantastic review. We strive hard to meet the dietary needs of all our customers and I am really pleased that as a vegan we managed to create you a dish that ticked all your boxes. I look forward to seeing you...More

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25 April 2017|
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Response from Jim O | Reviewed this property |
I think the easiest way is to get a bus/taxi to Stansted Airport - it's about 12 miles away. The Stansted Express train runs frequently to London, but it is a little expensive. Have fun!
24 November 2016|
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Response from Railwayma | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have ground floor rooms
26 November 2014|
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Response from peter813 | Reviewed this property |
sorry only stayed bed and breakfast so did not look to close at menu but what i did see of it, it looked ok sorry can't happy more.
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