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    The White Swan Hotel by Compass Hospitality

    Princess Street, Halifax HX1 1TS, England
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          Reviewed 10 April 2017

          The hotel is quite old and could do with renovation. The room I stayed was poor. Carpets were stained and really badly repaired in a couple of places, furniture is cheap and the bed side table was damaged. There were dodgy looking brown stains around...More

          Thank carl-11111__
          Response from Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 13 April 2017

          Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with feedback through Trip Advisor. We take all comments seriously and really value any points raised. I will certainly pass on your comments regarding the carpet and furniture to the owner. We...More

          Reviewed 24 March 2017

          Only stayed for 1 night but very enjoyable. Check in staff great, just pull up outside in a loading area whilst you check in, leave your car keys and they'll park it in an undercover area within the grounds for about 9 cars on a...More

          Thank firenige
          Response from Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 24 March 2017

          Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely 5* review. I am pleased you found the parking and location of use. The staff will be pleased to hear your kind words. As we pride ourselves on our breakfast, it's always nice to hear when our guests...More

          Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

          The beds are what you would expect in a 5 star hotel. Value for money is ok, but by the time parking(if there's space available) and breakfast (£27 extra per night based on one car and 2 breakfasts) is added on the stay is getting...More

          1  Thank Andrew L
          Response from Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 22 March 2017

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your thoughts on your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear you found the beds to be of comfort. With regards to the cost of extras we keep in line with all our...More

          Reviewed 20 March 2017

          Central hotel with friendly staff. Stayed here a couple of times and enjoyed our stay. The hotel has limited parking on a first come first served basis at an extra cost but there is parking close by. The only negative is that there isn't a...More

          2  Thank Howard L
          Response from Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 22 March 2017

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your thoughts on your recent stay with us. The staff will be happy to hear you enjoyed your stay again with us. As we have a bar next to reception we provide table service, however,...More

          Reviewed 10 March 2017

          Returned here for a 4 night stay requesting a room at the back of the hotel away from the building noise and early morning delivery lorries! But it is right in the centre of Halifax. Standard room, warm and comfortable, good wi-fi. Had a large...More

          2  Thank Hamptonbeaver
          Response from Colin L, General Manager at The White Swan Hotel by Compass HospitalityResponded 22 March 2017

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your 5* review. I am pleased that you found the room to be comfortable and warm, as well as finding the wi-fi of use. It's great to hear you enjoyed our lounge service and we...More

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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • USD 55 - USD 94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #4 Business Hotel in Halifax
          • #4 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
          • #5 Family Hotel in Halifax
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 40
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          LicketySplitz
          Hi - What is the situation with parking at this hotel? I realise there is on street parking but is this chargeable? What if there is no space left when we arrive? Is it busier midweek or weekend? Many thanks in advance
          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. If there is space this is free of charge. After 6pm each evening there is free on street parking... More
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          "we had a room at the front of the hotel and heard no noise from the street at all"
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          "At the back, top floor, best at present!"
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          "Room 106 has a huge bathroom and separate living area plus does not overlook the road."
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          "Room away from from of hotel."
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