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The Black Swan

3.5 star property

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
26 Narrowgate, Alnwick, England, NE66 1JG

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAlnwick Castle3 min walk
  • Popular LocationDunstanburgh Castle14 min drive
  • Popular LocationChillingham Castle18 min drive
  • AirportNewcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.)36 min drive

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About this area


The Black Swan is located in Alnwick. Alnwick Castle and Bailiffgate Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre and Alnmouth Village Golf Club.

What's nearby

  • Bailiffgate Museum - 2 min walk
  • Alnwick Castle - 3 min walk
  • Alnwick Garden - 2 min drive
  • Dunstanburgh Castle - 14 min drive
  • Chillingham Castle - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Alnwick Alnmouth Station - 7 min drive
  • Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.) - 36 min drive


  • Mivesi - 3 min walk
  • Olive Branch - 3 min walk
  • Carlo's - 4 min walk
  • Di Sopra - 4 min walk
  • Yan's Cantonese - 4 min walk

About this property

The Black Swan

3.5-star inn, walk to Alnwick Castle
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free inn has a bar/lounge and ATM/banking services. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include free breakfast. This inn has 3 rooms.
The Black Swan offers 3 forms of accommodation. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast available
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar


  • ATM/banking services
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

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Check-in from 1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM


Dogs welcome

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business or profession, within the meaning of Article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards

Property is also known as

Black Swan Hotel Alnwick
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Black Swan Inn Alnwick
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Inn The Black Swan Alnwick
Alnwick The Black Swan Inn
The Black Swan Alnwick
Black Swan Inn
Black Swan
Inn The Black Swan
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Overall score and ratings


Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 128 out of 291 reviews
5 - Excellent 44%
Rating 4 - Good. 101 out of 291 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 45 out of 291 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 12 out of 291 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 291 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Rooms small but clean. Excellent breakfast
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great staff, excellent breakfast, perfect location but bedroom a little cramped.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Love love love
Amazing stay. The pub is great and all the staff were amazing! The breakfast was lovely and just the right type of stay we wanted, beautiful view of the castle in hufflepuff room. Thank you so much!
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021