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Paramus
Reviewed 21 February 2014

We had a great time. CLEAN CLEAN CLEAN! the atmosphere was amazing and the breakfast was delicious. there are many different types of rooms to choose from and huge array of DVD's. We stayed in the Stillwater Suite and slept in the most comfy bed ever! The sitting room in the parlor was well stocked with snacks and drinks.Can't wait...

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Nutley, New Jersey, Usa
Reviewed 20 February 2014

This was our second time at The Whistling Swan and once again it was absolutely magical. We stayed here last March for our 20th anniversary and fell in love with the romantic charm that is in every detail here. Walking in the front door of The Swan transports you to another time and place - serene and peaceful. The common...

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1Thank Julie D
Basking Ridge, New Jersey
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Just returned from a fabulous "stay-cation" at the Whistling Swan. Everything was fantastic, from the service, to the room, to the breakfasts. It was a perfect location for a little R&R and to get some time away from the kids.

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3Thank Kevin L
Alabama
Reviewed 5 November 2013

My significant other and I wanted a quiet, romantic few days together to celebrate our 5-year anniversary the last week in October. I Googled "romantic getaways in New Jersey," and when I read the Whistling Swan Inn's web page, I knew this was exactly what I was looking for. We are a couple in our mid-50s, and neither of us...

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47Ros, Owner at Whistling Swan Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words. It was delightful having you both as my guests; I particularly loved talking about Alabama as well as Milton's breakfast witticisms. We look forward to having you come again in the Spring. The water feature will be completed, and the veranda is always the perfect place to relax. So glad we made...

Linden, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 October 2013

My wife and I stayed there the first weekend in October. The inn is beautifully maintained and managed by Ros and her husband. She welcomed us as we arrived and showed us around the common areas. The snack area is well stocked with soda, water, an ice maker, some sherry if you like. The living room has a player piano...

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1Thank MrHistory1964
New Jersey
Reviewed 6 October 2013

My wife gave me a gift certificate for The Whistling Swan last Christmas, and I decided to add a night and get some R&R, hoping to catch some early Garden State foliage. We were greeted by Roz, the innkeeper, given a tour, shown to our room and were delighted to find we had two baths en suite plus a jacuzzi...

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1Thank UncleJeffNewJersey
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 October 2013

We stayed in the Still Water suite for three nights - it was fantastic! Ros is very accommodating and a fantastic cook. The breakfasts were delicious. Very peaceful and romantic! We didn't want to leave!

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47Ros, Owner at Whistling Swan Inn, responded to this review

It was wonderful to be a part of making your engagement weekend special. I love it when couples choose the Inn as a venue for this romantic milestone. Best of luck to both of you and many years of happiness. Ros

Swannanoa, North Carolina
Reviewed 19 September 2013

We just stayed 2 nights at the Whistling Swan Inn in the Great Meadows room. It was a great Bed and Breakfast and a lovely, spacious room with a bay window and tons of natural light. The fairly new owners, Roz and Tom, are doing a great job with the Inn. They are making improvements including a newly paved parking...

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Tallahassee
Reviewed 16 September 2013

I've stayed at the Whistling Swan Inn five or six times: two or thee times with the former owner, Liz, and at least three occasions with the current owners, Ros and Tom. Ros and Tom are superb hosts as was Liz. Breakfasts are a gourmand's delight. The inn is a go to place for anyone wanting a few days away...

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Havre de Grace, Maryland
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Rosalind and Tom Bruno were a delight to an outgoing "A" type like me. My classmate Allen D. from Roxbury High Scool class of 1952 recommended that I meet him there and make it my stopping place. Great choice. Particular old cuss that I am, I immediately asked for a breakfast veggie roll with out the sauce. My wish was...

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47Ros, Owner at Whistling Swan Inn, responded to this review

It was wonderful having you at the Whistling Swan Inn, and I'm so glad it was a comfortable experience for you. Thank you so much for your kind words. I'll look forward to seeing you and Allan D next year at the reunion. Ros

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Whistling Swan Inn is an elegantly restored 1905 Queen Anne Victorian mansion. Nestled in the village of Stanhope, NJ in the Skylands region of the state, the inn offers 5 distinctively decorated rooms and 4 suites, furnished in antiques and reproductions. Voted one of the "top 10 best inns in the US" by Inn Traveler magazine, the Whistling Swan Inn combines the charm of a bygone era with the modern conveniences today's guests require. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whistling Swan Inn

Address: 110 Main St., Stanhope, NJ 07874
Region: United States > New Jersey > Stanhope
Price Range: RM665 - RM837 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Whistling Swan Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Stayed in the Walnut Valley Suite and it was delightful!”
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  • Jacuzzi tub in the Walnut Valley Suite
 of 5 bubbles 579laureng, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“My favorite room was the High Point Suite but all the rooms are beautiful and true to the pictures on their website.”
 of 5 bubbles karen9679, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Plan some activities nearby ahead of time to make the most of your trip.”
 of 5 bubbles ronang321, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms without teh jacuzzi tubs are a little small the suites are well worth the extra money.”
 of 5 bubbles Gardoz, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“No elevator- if stairs are a difficulty, think twice. Suites are well worth it for a couple's weekend.”
 of 5 bubbles CherieandGeorge, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
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