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    Macdonald Swan Hotel

    The Swan Hotel Keswick Road, Grasmere LA22 9RF, England
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Having read some fairly negative reviews, I was slightly worried- especially about the food. But WOW! Every member of staff was friendly and helpful, our room was beautiful , warm and perfectly clean. And the food was wonderful. We booked direct through the hotel website...More

    Thank Marianne F
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Booked in to The Swan for a two night stay from Sunday 14th January. Have visited many times before, but never stayed, so was really looking forward to our time there. Had not looked on trip advisor for reviews before we got there, but did...More

    Thank marydolly2018
    Response from Antony O, General Manager at Macdonald Swan HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear marydolly2018 thank you for your recent review following your stay at the Swan Hotel, Grasmere. I'm glad that the staff looked after you and that you enjoyed your time with us. We all look forward to seeing you again soon regards Antony

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had visited the Swan regularly years ago when it was not part of a chain. It was one of our two favourite places to stay in the Lake District. So we were really looking forward to this short break. We booked for three nights...More

    1  Thank Jeff021
    Response from Antony O, General Manager at Macdonald Swan HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Jeff021 thank you for your review of your recent stay at the Swan Hotel. Macdonald Hotels have owned the Swan for approximately 25 years and I am sorry that you have not managed to make it back since we took over from the previous...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked dinner at the Swan whilst staying in Grasmere for New Year. We had called in New year's eve for a drink in the bar and was impressed with the ambience and customer service so we decided to book a table for dinner on...More

    4  Thank Polar-couple
    Response from Antony O, General Manager at Macdonald Swan HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Polar-couple thank you for your review of the Swan Hotel. I am sorry that the restaurant did not come up to our normal standard and should you wish to discuss the matter in more detail I would be grateful if you could contact me...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Just returned today from a lovely two day break between Christmas and new year. All the staff were friendly and accommodating and could not have made us feel more welcome. The best dog friendly hotel we have ever come across. Log fires, cosy seats and...More

    3  Thank Christine P
    Response from Antony O, General Manager at Macdonald Swan HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Good Afternoon Christine P thank you for your recent review of your stay at the Swan. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and will try and 'do' something about the weather on your next visit. We all look forward to welcoming...More

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    • Top amenities
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Laundry Service
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    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$87 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Green Hotel in Grasmere
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Grasmere
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 38
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    Louise B
    13 January 2018|
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    Response from Murchison | Reviewed this property |
    the hotel is on the outskirts of the village on the A591 it takes around 5 minutes crossing the road to be in the centre of Grassmere
    Debbie H
    5 November 2017|
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    Response from Kellydave1 | Reviewed this property |
    Yeah they were I think only on the first floor
    4 August 2016|
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    Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
    Yes fairly sure dogs are allowed at a charge
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    "Rooms at the back are quieter although rooms at the front have better views with more traffic noise"
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