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The Swan at Forton

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Overview
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair access
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this venue based on convenience and a good eating experience some years ago however I`ve now learnt not to let sentimentality get in the way of due diligence when looking for somewhere to stay! On arrival we booked in and were shown to our...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank andrewpooley56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to have an early dinner at the Swan and were really amazed by the quality of the food. Recently I uploaded a posting about a wonderful beef meal that I ate in a Buenos Aires restaurant, which shouldn't surprise those...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would like to say a big thank you for our lovely visit to the swan the food was lovely well presented and the pudding was to die for and the service was excellent and the surroundings was beautiful would recommend the swan to all...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank dawnj0hn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to have Christmas Day lunch out this year and although not the cheapest meal, we thoroughly enjoyed it. We were a family of 7 and had assorted starters and sweet. I had brie in a basket which was huge and wonderful. The main event...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Daryal A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went for lunch and was looking forward to it, we went last year and it was beautiful, well presented and hot. Starters disappointing, prawn cocktail slopped on plate, 0/10 for presentation. Carvery is usually amazing, so not sure what has changed but vegetables were soggy,...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 675605dining
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Welcome to The Swan at Forton, your Newport “home away from home.” The Swan at Forton aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after More year. For those interested in checking out St Nicholas Church (3.9 km) while visiting Newport, The Swan at Forton is a short distance away. Rooms at The Swan at Forton provide a flat screen TV, and guests can stay connected with free wifi. Guests can also enjoy free breakfast while staying at The Swan at Forton. Need a place to park? Free parking is available at The Swan at Forton. If you’re looking for an Indian restaurant, consider a visit to Shimla Tandoori Restaurant & Takeaway, Masala newport, or Taste of Paradise, which are all convenient to The Swan at Forton. Plus, during your trip, don't forget to check out an architectural building, such as St Andrews Church. The Swan at Forton puts the best of Newport at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$62 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Swan At Forton Newport, Shropshire
Location
United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Newport
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$62 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Swan At Forton Newport, Shropshire
Location
United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Newport
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Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (4)
Dining (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Zilh3645
11 October 2016|
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Response from The M | Property representative |
Hi Liz! Thanks for the question. Sadly, as we serve food all over the Inn, with the exception of guide dogs, we do not permit dogs inside the Inn. Sorry for any inconvenience! :)
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"Rooms in the main building are the only way to go."
andrewpooley56
1 week ago
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"Not applicable didn’t stay there"
janetwX7816VY
5 weeks ago
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"Try a Travelodge!"
garyaI2856IG
26 Sep 2018
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"Avoid eating here"
952dannyp
26 Dec 2017
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