The Black Swan Helmsley, Yorkshire & The North East
Impressive 4 star boutique Inn located in Helmsley, North Yorkshire
Member since 2008
The Black Swan is located right in the heart of the popular North Yorkshire market town of Helmsley. Expect great service, a relaxed atmosphere and lots of sublime food. With it's own tea room, afternoon tea is a popular choice, as well as the 3 AA rosette evening dining.
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Luxury Sparkling Escape - Classic Room
From £88 pppn for a 14 night stay, to £94.50 pppn for a 1 night stay
Stay in a Classic room and receive:
- A glass of chilled Prosecco in the bar on arrival (value £7.50 pp)
- £30pp dining allowance per person per night for use in the restaurant
- Full English breakfast for two daily
- Complimentary noon late check out (usually 11 am)
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- 4 star luxury hotel in the heart of the bustling North Yorkshire market town of Helmsley
- 3 AA rosette Gallery restaurant
- Separate stylish bar and tea room
- Elegant character bedrooms
- Ideal for exploring the North Yorkshire Moors or Robin Hood's Bay
- Parking directly outside the front door of the hotel is quite limited. There is however a much larger car park situation at the rear of the hotel.
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The Black Swan
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Breakfast is served from 8am until 10am
Dinner is served daily from 7pm - 9.30pm
Lunch is only served on a Sunday between 12.30pm - 2.00pm
Afternoon Tea is served from 10am - 5.30pm
The hotel has two car parks, a large car park at the back of the hotel and a smalled one at the front. To access the back car park drive up the lane to the right of the hotel and you will find the parking at the rear of the building. The front car park requires a permit which should be collected from reception on arrival.
The public areas within the hotel are wheelchair accessable. Please be aware that due to the age and layout of the hotel there is no lift. All bedrooms are located up at least one flight of stairs from reception, however access to several rooms in the garden wing is available avoiding stairs via the back car park.Unfortunately there are no adapted bedrooms.
A charge of £25 per child applies when your children are sharing a Superior Bedroom with you. This charge includes the extra bed and bedding, full English breakfast, and applies to children up to the age of 16 years old. Children aged up to 4 years are welcome on a complimentary basis when sleeping in a cot bed. Children aged 16 years and over are classified as adults.
Please note that if you do opt to book an interconnecting room for your children, this will be charged at the full adult rate.
Children are welcome in the restautant.
Complimentary Wi-Fi available in the Hotel
History of the hotel
Visit the Black Swan Hotel in Helmsley, North Yorkshire and you really will feel as if you're part of a long history. The hotel comprises three houses; the black and white Tudor house on the left of the terrace, the Georgian house in the middle, and the Elizabethan building on the right, which stands on the site where an inn is believed to have been situated for many centuries.
The Black Swan Hotel in Yorkshire was in fact always destined to become Helmsley's principal coaching inn when in 1838 it was decided to run a stage coach route linking Leeds and York with Helmsley. Known as The Helmsley Highflyer, the coach called three times a week at the Black Swan Hotel.
The addition of the houses has led to the preservation of the historically important areas of the building and has also done much to enhance the overall character of the Black Swan Hotel.
Dogs are charged at £10 per dog, per stay. Dogs are not permitted in the restaurant or tearoom.
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