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The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“one way system”(10 reviews)
“superior room”(10 reviews)
“hotel garage”(5 reviews)
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Visited on a Saturday night and were extremely happy with the experience. On arrival at lunchtime we were greeted by smiley faces and a fantastic welcome. We were told to just leave the car outside and it would be safely stored for the night behind...More

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Response from WhiteSwan1858, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 6 September 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for writing a review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you received a warm welcome, and was happy with the information and services provided. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed the breakfast and found us to be...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

On Bank holiday Monday enjoyed lovely day in Halifax at Piece Hall, Interesting time. Plenty of places to eat, gift shops and things for children to do. Wonderful sunny weather added to the experience. Walked around in the evening and the lighting in Piece Hall...More

1  Thank lynneneal2016
Response from WhiteSwan1858, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 6 September 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your trip to the Piece Hall whilst you were with us. It is a fantastic attraction for the town and I'm sure the shops and events will increase constantly. We...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017

The hotel is very good but the staff are excellent. The building is interesting and our room (222) was roomy with lots of storage space. Lots of shampoo/body wash in bathroom and the tea/ coffee/buiscuits were supplied very generously. All staff were very friendly, efficient...More

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Response from WhiteSwan1858, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 31 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your thoughts on Trip Advisor. I am delighted you found the hotel to be in a good location, and found the room to be of a good size with ample supplies. It is...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed here last night and enjoyed my stay. Nice big room which was clean. Didn't eat in hotel but easily reached from station and worth staying in for an overnight stay. Staff friendly and liked the fact all our info was prepped amd ready for...More

1  Thank Kenny H
Response from WhiteSwan1858, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 24 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your thoughts on your recent visit. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and found the room to be spacious and clean. As well as finding the staff to be friendly...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I have stayed a number of times and always been pleased with service and rooms. Some rooms are better then other, but all rooms I have stayed in have been to a high standard. This hotel is right in the centre of halifax and only...More

Thank Zoe R
Response from WhiteSwan1858, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 19 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to write quite a detailed review on Tripadvisor. We really appreciate the kind comments, especially regarding the staff. It is also wonderful to know you were pleased with the rooms and location of the hotel....More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$47 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Halifax
#4 Business Hotel in Halifax
#4 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
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Details
Price range
US$47 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Halifax
#4 Business Hotel in Halifax
#4 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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LicketySplitz
14 October 2014|
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Response from WhiteSwan1858 | Property representative |
Hello, The Hotel has a garage which holds nine spaces, therefore, we can only offer this on a first come first serve basis. At Aug 17 the charge is £7 per night. After 6pm each evening there is free on street parking outside... More
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"Room 219 where I stayed, is quiet, but with no view and with frosted glass in immovable windows."
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"The noise from the recycling trucks early at the front in the morning is a nuisance."
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"Book the Premier Inn"
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"The Executive rooms are well worth the additional cost"
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