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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the room through a deal on Groupon for 2 nights, with a bottle of wine for the room and a 2 course dinner on 1 night. It was our anniversary so we thought a two day break in Alnwick would be something different for us,and it was not too far away from our home on Tyneside. I like...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in this wonderful old hotel which is situated in the center of Alnwick, the draw for us was a chance to see the magnificent dining room which is decorated from oak panels from the RMS Olympic, sister ship of the RMS Titanic, scrapped on the Clyde in 1935, alone well worth the visit. The staff were all excellent and...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on the 3rd of march my wife had booked us in for our second anniversary celebration . The deal we got was a bed and breakfast and a bottle of proseco deal . At check in we were up graded to the Alnwick suite as it was our wedding anniversary (we were married at the white swan )...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to see what it was like on the Titanic, then visiting The White Swan is a must. BUT don't just barge in. Please ask at the Hotel Reception, and, if the room is not in use, the staff will show you, and answer many questions. They are very helpful & knowledgeable...unfortunately the panelling is from The Olympic...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for two nights 10/11th March 2017 it was bought for us as a present from my parents at Christmas. I wanted to comment on the friendliness and professionalism of all the staff from the receptionist who greeted us when checking in , the staff in the dining room , the bar staff , everyone you met spoke and...

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Whitburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were heading for a short break in Harrogate and wanted to stop for lunch en-route. Alnwick was an ideal location and by chance we got parked right outside the hotel. On looking around we could see various cafes however Hardies Bistro looked very inviting and we decided to go there as it was slightly damp. We were greeted by...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the White Swan for two nights in early March and had a lovely time. The hotel has an old fashioned charm about it, the dining room from the Olympic liner this made it really made really different. we had a nice spacious room overlooking the main road, but is quiet. The bathroom was quirky with a 'squeezed in...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for a New Year package and had a wonderful time. For the money we spent we didn't have high expectations but in fact we were blown away with the whole weekend. From the amazing Olympic dining room to the superb meals we had an outstanding stay and have already booked to go back for a long Easter break!

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights on a groupon voucher, we had breakfast both days and an evening meal. Excellent food in lovely surroundings but we most impressed with the staff, all very helpful and courteous. Made for a great weekend

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the white swan as it was one of two places in the north east I could use my virgin experience voucher... the white swan has definitely seen better days... needs a new lick of paint to enhance a beautiful building with ornate decorations. The afternoon tea was ok at best.. also no smoked salmon which reading the other...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the heart of the historic market town of Alnwick and only a stone's throw from Alnwick Castle and Gardens, The White Swan is a charming 300 year old coaching inn that blends its unique heritage with superb accommodation.For generations one of the North of England's primary hotels, The White Swan is probably best known for its Olympic Dining Suite which features the magnificent panelling, mirrors and stained glass windows from the Titanic's sister ship. All 57 bedrooms are designed to an impeccable standard, and Hardy's Bistro, our contemporary, informal dining experience, is open all day for coffee, light lunches and an excellent bistro menu.The perfect stopover en route to Scotland, we're also your base for discovering the famous gardens at Alnwick Castle, and a tour of the very best of the North East with its unspoilt coastline, historic castles and Holy Island, Northumberland National Park and the exciting cities of Durham and Newcastle. Then return to the hotel for a traditional afternoon tea in front of the fire. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The White Swan Hotel

Address: 16 Bondgate Within, Alnwick NE66 1TD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Alnwick
Price Range: €101 - €152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The White Swan Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
The White Swan Hotel, Alnwick Hotel Alnwick
White Swan Alnwick
White Swan Hotel Alnwick
The White Swan Hotel Alnwick, Northumberland
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“Not sure there is one, maybe one of their suites but would like to see first.”
 of 5 bubbles cussie67, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Quiet rooms at the back”
 of 5 bubbles KevinM07, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Quieter rooms at the back.”
 of 5 bubbles 269Jack34, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you have to stay at this hotel, you'll need to ask for an upgrade to a superior room!”
 of 5 bubbles jenniferbR7168EY, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 111 not good and overlooks car park at back”
 of 5 bubbles 365jaynej, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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