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Lyon, France
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The staff really make this hotel, they are fantastic. You can feel their passion and enthusiasm. They really go the extra mile to help and make each guest feel special Would recommend it just because of them Rooms are good to and for the town is best option

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Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely 5* review. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. As we do pride ourselves on our customer service I am pleased to hear that this did not disappoint. I will pass on you kind words to the staff who will be delighted with comments. We hope to welcome you...

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Great city centre location, easy to drive too and well positioned for all amenities which were within walking distance. Good service from friendly staff, lovely rooms in an old well kept building with lots of character. Good breakfast choice and good value for a short stay.

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Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to write your 5* review on the Hotel. I am delighted to hear your thoughts and will pass on your kind words to each department. As we pride ourselves on our customer service and our breakfast I am pleased these did not disappoint. We hope to welcome you back to the Hotel...

West yorkshire
Reviewed 24 October 2016

A lovely old style building in the center of Halifax ,ideal for victoria theatre stay just five minutes away. The staff are very welcoming. The rooms are clean and provide all the essentials . The breakfast is outstanding ,one of the best I've had . Great service throughout our stay . Even a small fitness room .

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Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review. I am delighted to hear your stay, in particular the building, the location, the staff, the rooms, the breakfast and the fitness room. I will certainly make sure the staff see your comments. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Leeds
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Went to see Jimmy Carr and Romesh Ranganathan at the Comedy Festival and booked the hotel so we didn't have to get a cab/train home. The executive room was lovely and clean with a big comfy bed, free wifi, options to order drinks in the lounge or in the room. Staff were friendly and despite being in the middle of...

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Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your recent visit to the comedy festival. I am delighted you found the Executive room to be clean and comfortable. It's also brilliant to hear you found the staff to be friendly and enjoyed the breakfast selection. We hope you see you again if you are visiting Halifax in...

Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for two nights as I had planned a little something for my wife's 50th birthday over in Sowerby Bridge. The room was clean and warm with the usual things you would accept to find the staff were very helpful and the breakfast was superb also the parking is well worth the £7 a day fee good location for the...

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Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your feedback and for awarding us 4*s. I'm glad you found the room warm and clean, and you found the staff to be helpful and enjoyed the breakfast. It's also great to hear the location suited your needs and benefited from our parking. We hope to see you again if you are in...

Shropshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed on business for one night last week. Very friendly staff, who try their hardest to make you feel welcome. Parking is a bit of an issue but there is plenty of on street parking and for a £1 coin you can park overnight until 9 am on a saturday. The room was clean and looked after however the décor...

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Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us last weekend. I am glad you chose The White Swan and then wrote us such a detailed 4* review. I will pass on your kind comments regarding the staff. It's fantastic to hear you liked the breakfast and found the room to be clean! We look forward to welcoming you...

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016

I stayed for one night on a business trip. The receptionist is absolutely amazing (20/09/) and so helpful! The room was stunning with the most comfortable bed ever. Great bathroom. Delicious, fresh breakfast. HIGHLY RECOMMEND.

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Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your 5* review and wonderful comments. We are absolutely delighted that you found the reception staff to be helpful, liked the room, bed and bathroom and enjoyed the breakfast. Most of all, it is fantastic to hear that you would recommend us. We hope to welcome you back when you are next in...

Reviewed 21 September 2016

First class breakfast, helpful staff, especially Jackie for whom nothing is too much trouble and she always has a smile. We always enjoy our stay here. Rooms OK but the bed is not always as comfortable as other rooms.

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Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and I will certainly pass on your kind words to Jackie who would be delighted to hear your comments. We hope to see you again.

Chigwell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

great stay wish it had been longer staff were so helpful AAA look forward to our next stay our first time in halifax visiting friends this 1 night was special well recommended and near to shops etc look fforward to going to julio/s again steaks are lovely

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Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and for your lovely 5* review. I will pass on your kind words to all the staff. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Hotel in the near future.

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great hotel to stay and staff are very friendly and helpful. I would defiantly recommend here and I would come back to stay. ( And make sure u have breakfast here there's a nice selection of food, and try the pouched eggs there the best I've ever had👍👍👍😊)

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Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely 5* review. We really appreciate all our guests taking time to write their thoughts on their stay with us. I will certainly pass on your kind words to all the staff who will be delighted to hear you feed back. We hope to see you again in the future.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality is situated in the heart of Halifax. We offer free Wi-Fi, limited parking, a fitness suite and we are 5 minutes walk from the Lloyds office, and less than a 10 minute walk from the railway station. All bedrooms are bright and airy. They are individually decorated, and each has ensuite facilities, tea/coffee making facilities, a hairdryer and flat screen televisions with satellite channels and Freeview. The Superior and Executive rooms also have modern bathrooms. Guests can enjoy a traditional Full English breakfast each morning, with lighter options also available. There is an authentic Italian restaurant. It offers fresh pastas, pizzas and steaks, and there is also a cosy lounge bar. The White Swan is within a 20 minute drive of the Calderdale Pennines and Bradford is just 10 miles away ... more   less 

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Address: Princess Street, Halifax HX1 1TS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > West Yorkshire > Halifax
Price Range: $64 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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