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Swan Hotel & Spa Lavenham

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Nestling in the Suffolk countryside, between Bury St. Edmunds and Sudbury, is The Swan Hotel & Spa in Lavenham, perhaps one of England's most iconic hotels. The Swan dates back to the 15th century when it played a key role in Lavenham's wool trade. Today it is a quintessential English...
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High Street, Babergh District CO10 9QA, England
43.1 km to Cambridge Airport
20 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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From the moment we arrived at The Swan in Lavenham, we stepped into the extraordinary. We were greeted at the entrance by Stuart who gathered our bags and guided us along oak timbered corridors to our beautiful twin-bedded room, tucked away, as requested, from the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A lovely old building and quality soft furnishing, comfy lounges and courteous service. It attracts people across the board. If you use the Bistro prices are average for the village, wine the same.Our bedroom was spacious and offered all comforts including tv and sofa easy...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were very excited to be visiting this historic building. On arrival we were impressed and were greeted by a very friendly young lady. Our room on first inspection appeared lovely but on closer inspection...light bulb missing, tv remote not working, bin full of rubbish...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I have stayed at the Swan many times over the years. Our most recent stay, just one night, dinner and breakfast, was a little disappointing. The younger staff need better training for a 4* hotel, the bar staff in particular. And my...More

Thank Guy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just enjoyed two nights at The Swan as part of my husband’s birthday celebrations. The hotel itself is beautiful, and our room was spacious, clean and comfortable. We enjoyed cocktails in the garden, and the staff at this hotel,are the most courteous and helpful you...More

Thank Hilary L
Response from John M, House Manager at Swan Hotel & Spa LavenhamResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your review on Trip Advisor. It is great to receive such lovely feedback. I'm so glad you enjoyed celebrating your husbands birthday with us and what the Swan has to offer. It is also pleasing to here...More

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Free Parking
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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US$146 - US$415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$146 - US$415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sidney J
9 March 2018|
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I am happy to answer this question. We operate a system whereby all (100%) of tips, whether via cash or card payments, are split equally amongst all team members of the hotel and spa. If I can assist you further, please... More
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sally50Benfleet
28 October 2017|
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We look forward to welcoming you and your canine companion. Yes, we do have specific dog friendly rooms, located closer to exits, to allow you to take your dog outside more easily. You can either choose to dine in the bar or... More
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Jodie B
8 October 2017|
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Response from JaneLarcombe | Property representative |
I can confirm the Brasserie is indeed open on a Sunday evening. To book, please call 01787 247477. Alternatively please check the 'Dining' tab on our website for sample menus and the email address for table bookings. Kind... More
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