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Individually decorated, individually furnished, desk, blackout curtains
Individually decorated, individually furnished, desk, blackout curtains
Individually decorated, individually furnished, desk, blackout curtains
Rainfall showerhead, towels

Guest reviews

17 reviews
Guests rated this property 2.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 Front Desk


Explore the area

AirportColchester (CLB-Colchester Bus Station)40 min drive
Popular LocationLandguard Fort44 min drive
Popular LocationFelixstowe Seafront Gardens56 min drive
Popular LocationFelixstowe Ferry Golf Club57 min drive

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  • Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsDouble Room
  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsFamily Room

About this area


Swan house is located in Harwich. Beacon Hill Fort and Mistley Towers are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Dedham Vale and Holland Haven Country Park.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Walton Pier - 34 min drive
  • Landguard Fort - 44 min drive
  • Felixstowe Seafront Gardens - 56 min drive
  • Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club - 57 min drive
  • Alton Water - 61 min drive

Getting around

  • Harwich Town Station - 6 min walk


  • The Alma Inn - 1 min walk
  • Thai up at the Quay - 1 min walk
  • Samuel Pepys - 1 min walk
  • Taaj Mahal - 1 min walk
  • The Globe - 2 min walk

About this property

Swan house

Bed & breakfast in Harwich with free breakfast and 24-hour front desk
Along with laundry facilities, this smoke-free bed & breakfast has a 24-hour front desk and a garden. Continental breakfast is free. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and desks. Other amenities that guests will find include rainfall showerheads and electric kettles.
Swan house offers 6 forms of accommodation with blackout curtains. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation includes desks. This Harwich bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include baths or showers with a rainfall showerhead. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 6:30 AM–10:00 AM

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Garden


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Linens


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle


  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished



Check-in between 2:00 PM and 10:30 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

MastercardAmerican ExpressVisa

Important information

You need to know

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.
  • No on-site parking is available.

Property is also known as

Swan house Harwich
Swan house Bed & breakfast
Swan house Bed & breakfast Harwich

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Swan house and receive a full refund?
Yes, Swan house offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Swan house cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Swan house pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Swan house?
Swan house doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Swan house?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 10:30 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Swan house?
Checkout is at 10:30 AM.
Where is this bed & breakfast located?
Situated in Harwich, this bed & breakfast is within a 5-minute walk of Lifeboat Museum and Old Harwich Lighthouse. Harwich Maritime Museum and Beacon Hill Fort are also within 10 minutes. Harwich Town Station is 6 minutes by foot and Harwich Dovercourt Station is 15 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Swan house

Guest rating
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition


  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Never got to stay ther because over booked the rooms, but the place was terrible, wouldn't even let my dog stay there

Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019


  • Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

No one to let us in even tho I had called earlier in day and explained we were at Ed Sheeran concert in Ipswich then had to drive back waited for hour before we were told someone had cancelled our room earlier in evening no tv in room and room was no finished on decorating

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great hotel

Very friendly. Nice old property.

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019