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The Swan Inn

The Swan Hotel & Spa, Newby Bridge | Cumbria LA12 8NB, Newby Bridge, England
+44 15395 31681
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (31 reviews)
“fish and chips” (31 reviews)
“hummus” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Swan Hotel & Spa, Newby Bridge | Cumbria LA12 8NB, Newby Bridge, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed overnight and met family here for a meal. This is the second time that we had eaten here and once again the experience was good. Lovely hotel with quirky decorations and good food. Highly rcommended

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely food only reason for 4 and not 5 is the seating wasn't the most comfortable but the food was lovely and the staff were very nice.

Thank Wyn H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped by for an impromptu brunch. I was initially the only customer and was made to feel very welcome. The menu is very poor in respect of vegetarian/vegan options, but I was able to order the soup. It was delicious and well-presented. A little...More

Thank ljbw2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel spa. Rooms lovely and breakfast fantastic. However, the dinner menu failed by a country mile to meets it's ambitions. Very poorly executed and hugely overpriced. The drinks were also also massively over priced.

Thank John P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice inside and welcoming of the dogs. Had a good atmosphere and the staff were all very professional and friendly. We had a hummus and beetroot starter to share which was incredible. This was followed by a beef and dumplings and lamb meatballs which...More

Thank Jhopey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Newby Bridge Swan Hotel Restaurant food was excellent and the staff was very nice. Ask you if you would like a drink when you was waiting for your meal. They have a good choice of food on the menu and some very nice presented dishes....More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here before for Sunday Roast, and a pint. It's nice to have drink in here, and have walk by the river its lovely. It can get very busy so sometimes best to book table at weekends for dinner its cosy lovely place.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last time we stayed at the Swan was many years ago and we had a wonderful stay and dinner there. Wanting to waste a lot of hours before catching a ferry, I drove a number of miles up to Newby Bridge for dinner to find...More

Thank Ustaritz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit-so beautiful.Easy access to Windermere and other attractions by foot.Gorgeous location.Amazing food.Lovely designer decor.Bespoke scent fills the corridors.So relaxing

Thank Maxiego
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a family meal. Mixed bag. The kids roasts were ok, one slice of beef, very fatty. Sandwiches were nice and fries great. Curry got a good review as did the kids cheeseburger. Biggest issue was price. As others have said £7 for a...More

Thank kendaljon
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Janet S
26 September 2017|
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Response from Tony E | Reviewed this property |
The Swan does cater for such parties but you have to pre-book and preferably pre-order from the Christmas and childrens menus to avoid delays. I would also suggest that you avoid the peak times (1-2pm & 6-8pm) on Sat & Sun... More
14 June 2017|
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Response from Karen A | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure as i only had an evening meal there but im sure its the same as most other hotels.
1 June 2016|
Response from Normei | Reviewed this property |
We visited before it closed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Swan Hotel & Spa, Newby Bridge | Cumbria LA12 8NB, Newby Bridge, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Newby Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 15395 31681
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