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The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality

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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible1%
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“one way system”(10 reviews)
“superior room”(9 reviews)
“hotel garage”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for one night as part of a business trip. Staff were super, very friendly and helpful. Breakfast in the morning served promptly and with a smile. Thumbs up. The room though... so so hot, and only being able to slightly open a large window...More

Thank PedroScott
Response from WhiteSwan1858, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your feedback. We really appreciate you taking the time to write down your thoughts. It is wonderful to hear you found the staff friendly and helpful and you enjoyed the breakfast. We will certainly pass on your comments...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good clean hotel with attentive staff in central Halifax minutes walk to shops and Peace Hall. Breakfast was nice although you will need to early if you want pastries but they will maje omelettes if required which was a nice touch. Only complaint was the...More

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Response from WhiteSwan1858, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review, we are glad you found the hotel clean, the staff attentive and the location a positive. I apologise you found the room too hot. We will pass on your comments to the owners. We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Drove from Glasgow for the Piece Hall opening event. Given no help on parking unless I wanted my car blocked in in the morning. A room in the attic space is normally fine for me - roof top views, no-one above me, etc. But the...More

Thank Andy D
Response from WhiteSwan1858, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, May I take this opportunity to say I am truly disappointed you did not enjoy your stay with us. We will certainly pass on your comments regarding the dining and the bar. With regards to the garage we have 8 spaces, therefore, this...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked in here for i night for Gary Barlow concert and was not disapointed, The staff bent over backwards to help you with anything, room clean and best nights sleep had for ages its one of the hotels which had thick walls so you did...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It’s very central so no real parking outside and it’s opposite a burger bar - but then all town centre hotels have the same issue. It’s somewhere between quaint and tired, was obviously grand in it’s day but it has faded. Nonetheless it is clean,...More

1  Thank FamilyH68
Response from WhiteSwan1858, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time in writing your thoughts on your recent stay. We hope to welcome you back if you are in the area.

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US$49 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
#4 Business Hotel in Halifax
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$49 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
#4 Business Hotel in Halifax
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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LicketySplitz
15 October 2014|
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Response from WhiteSwan1858 | Property representative |
Hello, The Hotel has a garage which holds nine spaces, therefore, we can only offer this on a first come first serve basis. At Aug 17 the charge is £7 per night. After 6pm each evening there is free on street parking outside... More
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"Book the Premier Inn"
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"The Executive rooms are well worth the additional cost"
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"Room 223 is easily accessible by stairs or lift , if you like a good view from the room this is not for you."
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"Maybe if you paid more the bathroom would be more modern"
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