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White Swan Hotel, Alnwick

Bondgate Within, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1TD, UK
White Swan Hotel, Alnwick White Swan Hotel, Alnwick 01665 602109 Bondgate Within Alnwick
77 out of 100% 23 votes
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Family Friendly
  • Walk-in Showers
  • Golf in Local Area
  • Public Transport Nearby

Located just a stone’s throw from Alnwick Castle and Gardens, The White Swan is a charming 300-year-old coaching inn that blends its unique heritage with superb accommodation and food.

Andrew Myhotelbreak & Classic Britain
Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Pets Allowed
  • Family Friendly
  • Walk-in Showers
  • Golf in Local Area
  • Public Transport Nearby

Number of Bedrooms: 56

Parking Spaces: 27

Steps into Hotel: 1

Check In Time: 2pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The White Swan Hotel in Alnwick is a delightful 300-year-old coaching inn located in the heart of this historic market town. This 3-star hotel in Northumberland blends its unique heritage with warm hospitality to create a perfect stopover en route to Scotland and the Edinburgh Festival or a base for discovering the famous gardens at Alnwick Castle. From the White Swan, you can also tour the North East of England with its unspoilt coastline and historic landmarks.

The White Swan has 56 ensuite bedrooms which are available from Classic twins and doubles, to superior doubles, suites, family rooms and a fabulously luxurious four-poster suite. All rooms have TVs with Freeview, direct dial phones, a work desk and free WiFi.

At the White Swan Hotel enjoy dinner in the Olympic Dining Room, where you will be surrounded by the magnificent panelling, mirrors and stained glass windows from the Titanic’s sister ship. Hardy’s Bistro at the White Swan offers a contemporary and informal setting and is open all day for coffee, light lunches and an excellent bistro menu.

The White Swan Hotel offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.



tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Iron/Board
tick Toiletries
tick Hairdryer
tick Telephone
tick Room Service
tick Cots Supplied
tick Wifi
tick Family Room for 3
tick Family Room for 4
tick Walk In Showers
tick Freeview TV

Each of the 56 bedrooms at the White Swan Hotel features TVs with Freeview, direct dial phones, a work desk and free WiFi. The ensuite bathrooms have baths and/or showers and complimentary toiletries.

Family rooms at the White Swan provide flexible sleeping arrangements to suit you with double and single beds.

For that extra special break upgrade to one of the spacious suites, which make the most of the hotel’s tall windows and period features, and have a separate seating area with comfortable chairs and sofas.

Bar & Restaurant

At The White Swan, there are two dining options, right in the heart of Alnwick, making it ideal for residents, and for people visiting Alnwick, Alnwick Castle and Gardens.

All menus include a delicious selection of seasonal dishes, with regularly changing specials.

The Olympic Restaurant
Dining in the Olympic Suite Restaurant is an exceptional experience, as you are surrounded by the original panelling, mirrors, ceiling and stained glass salvaged from RMS Olympic, the Titanic’s sister ship.
The head chef and his team put together seasonally-changing menus using fresh, local produce and offering a wide range of dishes.

Complementing this is the extensive wine list. The Olympic Suite is perfect for a special dining experience, or for a private party, event or celebration.

(Please note that the Olympic Restaurant is open subject to availability and to seasonal variations. Contact us for further information.)

Hardy’s Bistro
Hardy’s Bistro is at the heart of the hotel, with its relaxing atmosphere and large windows overlooking Alnwick High Street.

Open all day, it’s a great place to pop into for lunch after shopping, for award-winning coffee with friends, or for a chilled dinner. Choose from a contemporary bistro menu including light dishes, salads and a full three-course menu (served between noon and 9.30 pm).

Location & Directions

Directions to the White Swan Hotel in Alnwick

By Road
From the North

Take the A1 south until you pick up signs for Alnwick, B1340. Branch left and then at the T-junction turn right onto the B1340 entering Alnwick. At the T-junction, turn right and proceed under the archway the hotel is located directly on the right-hand side.

From the South

Take the A1 north until you pick up signs for Alnwick, A1068. Bear left on to A1068 and continue to Oaks roundabout. Take the second left off the roundabout and proceed to the marked town centre. On entering the town centre go under the archway and the hotel is located directly on the right-hand side. (2 minutes from the A1)

There are 27 free car parking spaces located at the rear of the hotel available to guests on a first come first served basis. Should the car park be full on arrival to the hotel, there are two large public car parks to the rear of the hotel which our guests can use. It is free of charge to park in these public car parks 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

By rail
Take the train along the East Coastline mainline to Alnmouth station. This is approximately 5 miles from the hotel.

By Air
Newcastle International Airport is just 35 minutes from the hotel.

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

Pet Friendly
The White Swan Hotel is dog-friendly and is delighted to welcome well-behaved four-legged guests. A £10 per dog per night charge applies and this will be added to your bill at the hotel. Maximum of two dogs per room and subject to availability. Please make sure dogs are not left unattended in your room as the hotel will charge for any damage. Dogs are not allowed in the Restaurant or Hardy's Bistro.

Family Rooms
Children's rates are not included in the total costs quoted, these will be applied on arrival at the hotel.

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Cycling
tick Fishing
tick Climbing

The White Swan is an ideal base from which to explore the fabulous Northumbrian countryside and its National Trust sites. Alnwick Castle and the world-famous gardens created by the Duchess of Northumberland are within a couple of minutes' walk of the hotel and, just a short drive away, the unspoilt beaches of the North East coast, the magnificence of Bamburgh Castle, Holy Island and Lindisfarne.

Walkers will love the breathtaking beauty of the Northumberland National Park, and close by are several golf courses to challenge the enthusiast.

Things to see and do while staying at the White Swan Hotel
Alnwick Castle and Gardens
Bamburgh Castle
Cragside House and Gardens
Holy Island and Lindisfarne
Barter Books
Bailiffgate Museum and Gallery
Alnwick Playhouse
Aln Valley Railway
Hadrian's Wall
Hardy Fishing
Kielder Forest and Water Park
Alnmouth Golf Club
Dunstanburgh Castle Golf Course

Cycling Route
Alnwick to Berwick-upon-Tweed - NE66 1NQ
Starting at Alnwick Castle this 62-mile ride follows NCR1 along the coast to Bamburgh and onto Holy Island with its ancient monastery and castle, before going off-road to Berwick-upon-Tweed.

For more information on things to see in and do in the area, check out our Destination Guide

Does the hotel have walk in showers?
Yes but these rooms are on a request basis only and the rooms are located on the top floor with 3 flights of stairs and there is no lift at the hotel.
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