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The Bull & Swan

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Once upon a time there was a drinking club at Burghley House. It was founded by The 5th Earl of Exeter in 1684 and it was called The Honourable Order of Little Bedlam. It had an eclectic bunch of members: The Baptist Earl of Gainsborough was known as Greyhound, The Hon Charles Bertie was The Stag and The Earl of Denbigh was Tyger amongst other nefarious characters. They would have drunk locally brewed ales, feasted on Burghley Estate and other local produce and created total bedlam. Things have a habit of coming round and we are delighted to invite you to dine on our local produce, sup our fine ales and obviously behave very, very well!
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Property amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Full view
88Good for walkers
Grade: 88 out of 100
103Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
26Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Out and about in Stamford (actually at Burleigh Christmas / food fair - disappointing as it was)- so a brisk walk through the park took us to the Bull and Swan for a cheeky late lunch. I’ve been here many times, in fact the second...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A place that is incredibly difficult to find, where the post code doesn’t correlate to its location. A dimly lit place in a sunken location on the way out of Stamford. In serious need of refurbishment with bare floors and shabby without the chic. I...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy and snug, with creaky wooden floors and low doorways, the bull & swan is the perfect english pub. It's a bit of a foodie pub, but that's not a bad thing- they have their own organic garden at the back. We'll be back.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Mark E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fab stay and sadly for only one night. Large room and extra comfy bed/bedding. Lots of super extras like coffee machine and elderflower liquor, plugs near mirror for hairdryer, light bathroom and very clean. The staff were smiley and helpful throughout the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank ginnyjc
Response from Nisa T, Public Relations Manager at The Bull & SwanResponded 1 week ago

Good morning, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at The Bull & Swan. Really lovely to hear that you had such a lovely stay with us. It's all those little touches that make a difference! I will be sure to pass on your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were really looking forward to our return visit to this lovely place, but exactly one year later all seems not to be as it was. The staff are cheerful and friendly, the gardens are still lovely even in November, the bedrooms are furnished in...More

Date of stay: November 2018
2  Thank maddox49
Response from Nisa T, Public Relations Manager at The Bull & SwanResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the team to leave such a detailed review of your stay with us. It's disappointing to hear that your return fell short of the mark. If you have the time, could you please contact the hotel on 01780 766 412...More

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Sumaiyah T
March 2, 2017|
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Response from Nisa T | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent enquiry. All rooms have showers with the exception of Room 7 our Lyon Room which has a beautiful roll top bath and hand held shower. Kind Regards Peter Brighouse
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henrysmith663
November 17, 2016|
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Afternoon, I am afraid that all of our bedrooms are on the 1st floor. Should you have any further queries please do let us know. Kind regards Kate
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"if you are a light sleeper ask for a room not on the road, and if you require a shower check before booking"
katew955
Oct. 22, 2018
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"look online and choose for yourself"
JEFFROSIE51
Oct. 12, 2018
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"Room 5 is lovely ,didn't mind being at the front but if you want a lie in the back of the hotel would..."
tcampapril
Oct. 5, 2018
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"Quieter at the rear but front not too bad considering it’s on the main road, the secondary glazing works..."
ratnoir
Oct. 2, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$114 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandStamford
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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