Macdonald Swan Hotel - Grasmere

Keswick Road, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9RF  show map
 3 stars
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Macdonald Swan Hotel - Grasmere

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

Horseback riding

Fishing

Hiking

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Macdonald Swan Hotel boasts perfect positioning at a close distance to Stock Ghyll Force, Tarn Hows and Rydal Mount & Gardens, offering 38 rooms and a golf course and a tennis court. Macdonald Swan Hotel has been welcoming guests to its comfortable rooms since 1650.

The city center is 20 minute walking distance from the hotel. This welcoming property is located in the center of Grasmere.

The hotel is set next to a gallery, a museum and a church.

Macdonald Swan Hotel is within a 80-minute drive to Blackpool airport.

Rooms

A spectacular view over the garden welcomes guests to Executive Family Single Room, Executive Twin Room and Classic Twin Room with traditional décor. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a hairdryer, a bathtub and dressing gowns.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant serves international dishes. Guests can savor mineral water and ales in the lounge bar. The bistro The Waggoner's Restaurant is around 50 meters away.

Services

The property offers a safe deposit box, free parking and currency exchange along with a conference room and a business center.

Relax

Guests can choose from horse riding, hiking and fishing available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   38.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange

Sports & Fitness

  • Water sports
  • Horseback riding
  • Hiking
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Macdonald Swan Hotel - Grasmere Grasmere location
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Hotel Address:

Keswick Road, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9RF

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City Center
  • Grasmere
    1.8 km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    1.3 km
Restaurants
  • The Waggoner's Restaurant (cuisine: British)
    10 m
  • Sara's Bistro
    570 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    38

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Rooms and availability

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Executive Family Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 20 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Executive Family

Room facilities
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    Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or King-size bed
    Size: 21 m²
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    TWIN CLASSIC

    Room facilities
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      Executive Deluxe Twin Room
      Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed
      Size: 21 m²
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      Deluxe|Double or Twin EXECUTIVE

      Room facilities
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        Executive Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or Double bed or Twin beds
        Size: 21 m²
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        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Macdonald Swan Hotel - Grasmere Grasmere location
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          Hotel Address:

          Keswick Road, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9RF

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Grasmere
            1.8 km
          Airports
          • Bus stop
            1.3 km
          Restaurants
          • The Waggoner's Restaurant (cuisine: British)
            10 m
          • Sara's Bistro
            570 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            38

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedGrasmereMacdonald Swan Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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          What's nearby

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 1.7 km

          Parks

          • The Storytellers' Garden - 900 m

          Local attractions

          • Helm Crag - 2.1 km
            Grasmere, Grasmere
          • Dora's Field - 2.6 km
            A591 Rydal Church, Rydal
          • Bridge House - 5.4 km
            Rydal Road, Ambleside
          • Rydal Mount & Gardens - 2.4 km
            A591, Rydal
          • Skelwith Force - 4.9 km
            Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside

          Near the hotel

          • Easedale Tarn - 610 m
            Easedale, Grasmere
          • Grasmere and Wordsworth Museum - 790 m
            GrasmereEngland
          • St. Oswald's Church - 790 m
            GrasmereEngland
          • Faeryland - 1.3 km
            Boat landing, Grasmere

          Restaurants nearby

          • The Waggoner's Restaurant - 10 m

            Address: Keswick Road
            Phone: 0844 879 9120

            67% likes this, based on 41 reviews
            Cuisine: British

          • The Grasmere Hotel Restaurant - 570 m

            Address: Broadgate
            Phone: 44 (0)15394 35277

            92% likes this, based on 39 reviews
            Cuisine: British

          • Restaurant at Lancrigg Vegetarian Country House Hotel - 610 m

            Address: Easedale
            Phone: +44 (0)15394 35317

            85% likes this, based on 71 reviews

          • Sara's Bistro - 570 m

            Address: Broadgate
            Phone: 015394 35266

            79% likes this, based on 273 reviews

          • Oak Bank Hotel Restaurant - 590 m

            Address: Oak Bank Hotel
            Phone: 015394 35217

            79% likes this, based on 105 reviews
            Cuisine: British
            Price Range: GBP 20 - GBP 53

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            38

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedGrasmereMacdonald Swan Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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          Macdonald Swan Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Macdonald Swan Hotel

          Average guest rating

          7.4out of 10
          Very good
          Based on 11 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            We liked the atmosphere, particularly that despite being part of a larger company, it retained an individual look rather than being overly "badged" The staff were friendly and efficient.

          • Older travelers
            5.0

            Location good.

            The room was disappointing, rather tired looking and with only 1 bedside table. The bathroom was dated as was the decor of the room. Limited television channels.

          • Couple
            7.0

            Found the rooms very warm and would have been nice to have had a fan in the room.

          • Group of friends
            5.0

            totally messed up with one of our bookings, gave us a tiny room while others in the same trip had much bigger rooms. But the staff was quick to relocate us to a room with the same standards as others.

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            -friendly staff, great food, clean rooms, location...

            - unfortunately we did not have any hot water for showers in the time we were at the hotel as they were having problems

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Our room was very comfortable, the food was good and all of the staff were very helpful and polite. Nothing was too much trouble.

            The advertised log fire wasn't lit! - and though the hotel was warm, the weather conditions outside were dreadful! It would have added to the atmosphere!

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            I liked the comfort of the hotel. After a day in the mountains everything needs to be comfortable. For example: the chairs in the restaurant were very comfortable to sit on. There is nothing worse than when you are having a meal just wishing you could finish because the chairs are so uncomfortable. This was definitely not the case at the Swan!

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            Traditional friendly hotel with good restaurant and facilities

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Macdonald Swan Hotel - Grasmere Grasmere location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Keswick Road, Grasmere, United Kingdom, LA22 9RF

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Grasmere
            1.8 km
          Airports
          • Bus stop
            1.3 km
          Restaurants
          • The Waggoner's Restaurant (cuisine: British)
            10 m
          • Sara's Bistro
            570 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            38

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedGrasmereMacdonald Swan Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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