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    Macdonald Swan Hotel

    The Swan Hotel Keswick Road, Grasmere LA22 9RF, England
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          Overview
          • Excellent40%
          • Very good36%
          • Average16%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “feature room” (30 reviews)
          “old england” (15 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Bar/Lounge
          Pets Allowed
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 1,154 reviews

          Reviewed today

          We stayed here for one night and will certainly return. Very comfortable beds in large, quiet room. Really dog friendly, all the staff were lovely and our doberman didn't want to leave. Food was good quality, reasonably priced. Wines a bit pricey for what they...More

          Thank Stokie66
          Reviewed yesterday

          From our welcome on entering to farewells on leaving we could not have had a better stay. Staff so helpful, nothing was a trouble from walking guide tips to fresh milk for avid tea drinkers. Bed so comfy and pillows perfect, views from our bedroom...More

          1  Thank marj47
          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          We didn't stay here, but drank and ate here a number of times. Food is excellent, service was great and the food was tasty. Dogs allowed in the bar area. Lovely, large beer garden at the side where you can eat. Tables are well spaced...More

          Thank Debbie H
          Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

          This is a nice and well appointed hotel with a good standard of fixtures and fittings. Comfortable bed and clean and efficient bathroom. Good cooked to order breakfast although fish options carried a hefty supplement (why?) The reason I don't rate as 5 is that...More

          1  Thank Andy810
          Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

          My husband and I had been booked in with my parents at a cottage attached to The Glen Rothey Hotel just down the road, but unfortunately had a disastrous experience of a poor welcome, our beds being unmade and no hot water (please avoid!) We...More

          Thank prochile
          Response from Antony O, General Manager at Macdonald Swan HotelResponded 4 days ago

          Dear Mr and Mrs Collins What can I say! Thank you so much for the review of your recent stay with us here at the Swan . I have passed you comments onto the whole team and we all look forward to welcoming you back...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Laundry Service
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 131 - US$ 295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Green Hotel in Grasmere
          • #9 Romantic Hotel in Grasmere
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 38
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          • Lake District >
          • Grasmere
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          • Macdonald Swan Grasmere ,
          • Macdonald Swan Hotel Grasmere, Lake District
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          henzu2007
          Hi Is the dog allowed ?
          5 August 2016|
          Answer Show all 9 answers
          Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
          Yes fairly sure dogs are allowed at a charge
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          markzc
          hi there what time can you check in
          23 September 2015|
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          Response from Antony O | Property representative |
          Hi there
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          Room Tips
          "Would recommend at least an executive room"
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          "We were on the second floor and had a very quiet room. We did not need A/C as it was very comfortable in..."
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          "If you don't have a dog choose an Executive room"
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          "we didn't stay here"
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