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Whistling Swan Inn

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Reviewed 28 December 2014

My husband and I came for one night and stayed in the Harmony Suite. I can not say enough about the beautiful decor and attention to detail of the entire inn. Our room was not only beautiful but spotless and the fireplace and jacuzzi made it so special. Ros was a great hostess and great cook. We will definitely be...

3Thank Maria F
Bloomfield, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Room was clean and tidy, warm and comfortable. Really enjoyed the added heat and ambiance of the electric fireplace. Coffee and tea, cookies and brownies welcomed us upon arrival. Breakfast was delicious and ample, with many choices; we enjoyed the special pumpkin waffles. Charming and inviting interior. A large wrap-around porch leads to well-kept grounds; both provide plenty of additional...

Thank Ray H
Tarpon Springs, FL
Reviewed 9 December 2014

We stayed at the Whistling Swan for two nights. This is one beautiful B&B that is nicely maintained. Our room (Tranquility) was quiet and clean. We enjoyed the little electric stove that warmed us up nicely, along with our own thermostat. The bed was comfortable. The bathroom had nice towels, nicely orange scented toiletries, and great water pressure. Loved the...

1Thank Originalonso
Freehold, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 December 2014

My husband and I wanted to get away for Thanksgiving this year and I remembered hearing of the Whistling Swan Inn in Stanhope NJ. We were delightfully surprised to discover that they had availability, even though we'd waited til only a few weeks before Thanksgiving to book a room. We selected the Waterloo Village room which had a gas fireplace,...

Thank AM5350
Roslyn Heights, New York, United States
Reviewed 26 November 2014

All rooms I looked at were romantic and classy. There were fluffy robes and towels and the owners and staff were very accomodating.Our room had two seperate bathrooms- one with a large jacquizzi and the other with a shower. Everything was plush, charming and first class- brand new, beautiful bathrooms, plush robe and towels, etc. The owners and staff were...

Thank winderup
Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

My wife and I just stayed at this lovely B&B for a single overnight. But, we truly enjoyed our time there. We only met one of the two innkeepers (Ros), but she was friendly, had some great recommendations for a local restaurant. Ros was an excellent host for our getaway. We stayed in the Walnut Valley Suite which was spacious...

Thank corptool
Reviewed 11 November 2014

This was a last minute romantic getaway. When I called tom the owner was very personable and pleasant, but when we got there not so much. When we checked in he just about walked us to our room and then his cell phone rang and he kinda left us standing in the doorway and we didn't see him again until...

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47Ros, Owner at Whistling Swan Inn, responded to this review

We strive to consistently exceed customer expectations, and we're sorry your experience at the Whistling Swan was disappointing. Thank you for the feedback on the mattress in the Waterloo Village room. We rely on customers' candor to ensure that our rooms are of the highest standard. It was not Tom's intention to treat you in an impersonal manner, however he...

Newhall, California
Reviewed 3 November 2014

This lovely Bed & Breakfast Inn, is tucked away in the quiet hills of Sussex County in northern New Jersey. On a recent visit with a long-lost cousin, my hubby and I booked The Whistling Swan Inn. It was perfect! Owners Tom and Roz Bruno have taken the time to make the Inn comfortable and welcoming, from the guest's point...

Thank Poonie1951
Goshen, Indiana
Reviewed 1 November 2014

We like to stay in Select Registry Bed & Breakfasts because they have a standard you can trust. This one was in a proximity that met our needs, only an hours drive to New York City. Stanhope is smalltown USA. Very quaint and quiet town. The Victorian charm is still present both inside and out in this elegantly restored 1905...

Thank Rhonda L
Wood-Ridge, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 24 October 2014

We stayed in the Whistling Swan for two nights in mid October. This is the third B & B we have tried in NJ and so far the best. An large, old house, but meticulously maintained and beautifully furnished. Roz and Tom were great hosts, and we will definitely be returning. Rich and Carol, NJ

Thank Richie C

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Whistling Swan Inn is an elegantly restored 1905 Queen Anne Victorian mansion. Nestled in the village of Stanhope, NJ in the Skylands region of the state, the inn offers 5 distinctively decorated rooms and 4 suites, furnished in antiques and reproductions. Voted one of the "top 10 best inns in the US" by Inn Traveler magazine, the Whistling Swan Inn combines the charm of a bygone era with the modern conveniences today's guests require. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whistling Swan Inn

Address: 110 Main St., Stanhope, NJ 07874
Region: United States > New Jersey > Stanhope
Price Range: $201 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Whistling Swan Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Stayed in the Walnut Valley Suite and it was delightful!”
  • Beautiful desk and one of two bathrooms within the Walnut Valley Suite
  • Comfy bed in the Walnut Valley Suite
  • Fireplace in the Walnut Valley Suite
  • Jacuzzi tub in the Walnut Valley Suite
 of 5 bubbles 579laureng, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“My favorite room was the High Point Suite but all the rooms are beautiful and true to the pictures on their website.”
 of 5 bubbles karen9679, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Plan some activities nearby ahead of time to make the most of your trip.”
 of 5 bubbles ronang321, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms without teh jacuzzi tubs are a little small the suites are well worth the extra money.”
 of 5 bubbles Gardoz, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“No elevator- if stairs are a difficulty, think twice. Suites are well worth it for a couple's weekend.”
 of 5 bubbles CherieandGeorge, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
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