Black Swan Hotel at Helmsley http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:37:27 +0000 en-US hourly 1 February Special Offer http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/february-special-offer/ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/february-special-offer/#comments Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:31:17 +0000 http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/?p=4287 More

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Banish the winter blues with this great February break! For just £170 per couple, stay Sunday – Thursday throughout February 2015 and you can enjoy the following:

– Overnight accommodation in a Classic double/twin bedroom

– Homemade scones with jam and cream, served with your choice of tea or coffee, served on the day of arrival in the lounge or bar

– Three course dinner chosen from the a la carte menu

– Full English breakfast

To book your stay, call us on 01439 770466 or book online.

T&C’s: Offer available to new bookings only. A non-refundable deposit of £50.00 per room, per night will be required at the time of booking. Lead price is based on two people sharing a Classic double/twin room. Feature rooms and Superior rooms are available at a supplement of £45.00 per room, per night. Offer available Sunday – Thursday only throughout February 2015.

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March Special Offer http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/march-special-offer/ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/march-special-offer/#comments Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:27:32 +0000 http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/?p=4282 More

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Looking for a spring break? For just £185 per couple, stay Sunday – Thursday throughout March 2015 and you can enjoy the following:

– Overnight accommodation in a Classic double/twin bedroom

– Mini afternoon tea, served with your choice of tea or coffee, served on the day of arrival in the lounge or bar

– Three course dinner chosen from the Market Menu

– Full English breakfast

To book your stay, call us on 01439 770466 or book online.

T&C’s: Offer available to new bookings only. A non-refundable deposit of £50.00 per room, per night will be required at the time of booking. Lead price is based on two people sharing a Classic double/twin room. Feature rooms and Superior rooms are available at a supplement of £45.00 per room, per night. Offer available Sunday – Thursday only throughout March 2015.

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‘Come Dine With Us’ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/come-dine-us/ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/come-dine-us/#comments Mon, 29 Dec 2014 17:05:49 +0000 http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/?p=4218 More

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If you’re looking for a post-Christmas break, or something to look forward to as the springtime approaches, we’ve got a lovely two night break for you, the perfect tonic to the post-Christmas blues!

This two night package is priced at £180 per couple, per night and includes the following:

– Dinner from the six course Tasting Menu on the first evening of your stay

– Two nights’ accommodation in a Classic double/twin room

– Full English breakfast each morning

Plus, for all bookings made before 5pm on Friday 2nd January 2015, you’ll get a complimentary upgrade to one of our Feature or Superior rooms (normally an additional £45 per night).

To book your stay call us now on 01439 770466 or click here to book online.

This package is available Sunday – Friday, from 4th January – 30th April 2015, excluding Bank Holidays.

A deposit of £50 per room, per night will be required at the time of booking. Please note that this is non-refundable. This offer is strictly available to new bookings only.

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The ‘Menu of Love’ for St Valentine’s http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/menu-love-st-valentines/ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/menu-love-st-valentines/#comments Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:47:23 +0000 http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/?p=3977 More

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If you’re looking for a romantic retreat, somewhere to spoil the one you love and to show them how much you care, The Black Swan Hotel provides the perfect bolthole to escape for Valentine’s weekend.

Love really is on the menu on St Valentine’s Day itself with a super seven course tasting menu, carefully prepared by our Head Chef Patrick Bardoulet, which will be served for dinner on 14th February.

The remainder of the weekend will give you the opportunity to explore Helmsley with its quirky gift shops, boutiques and delis, or alternatively make yourself at home in one of our lounges and enjoy the afternoon in front of a roaring log fire, the perfect place to be on a winters day!

Available as either a one or a two night package, you can enjoy the following:

One Night Package – priced at £275 per couple includes:

– Overnight accommodation in a Classic double bedroom
– A seven course dinner on St Valentine’s Day (click here to view a copy of the Valentine’s Day dinner menu)
– Full English breakfast on Sunday morning

CLICK HERE TO BOOK A ONE NIGHT STAY NOW

Two Night Package – priced at £498 per couple and includes:

– Two nights’ accommodation in a Classic double bedroom
– A seven course dinner on St Valentine’s Day (click here to view a copy of the Valentine’s Day dinner menu)
– Dinner from the a la carte menu on either Friday or Sunday evening
– Full English breakfast each morning

CLICK HERE TO BOOK A TWO NIGHT STAY NOW

If you would like to upgrade your stay to a Feature or Superior room, these will be available at an additional supplement of £25 per night (normally priced at £45 per night).

To book your stay, please call the hotel on 01439 770466, or click here to book online.

T&C’s: Please note that on the evening of Saturday 14th February 2015 we will only be serving the Valentine’s Day Tasting Menu and no other menu options will be available. If you do have any dietary requirements, please contact the hotel prior to arrival to inform us of these so that alternative arrangements can be made.

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Swan into the Spa http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/swan-spa/ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/swan-spa/#comments Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:09:59 +0000 http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/?p=3554 More

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The Verbena Spa, voted Best Luxury Spa Resort (UK) at the World Luxury Spa Awards, is located just 200 yards from the Black Swan at the neighbouring Feversham Arms Hotel. The spa offers a wonderful selection of opulent treatments, the ideal remedy and the perfect antidote to the stresses and strains of everyday life.

For just £119 per person your stay will include:

•Overnight accommodation in one of our Classic double or twin bedrooms
•A three course dinner served in The Gallery, our 3 AA rosette restaurant, chosen from the Market Menu
•Your choice from one of the following spa treatments, plus full use of the heat experience facilities at the Verbena Spa including, saunarium, aromatherapy room, salt vapour room, monsoon shower and ice cave, and the outdoor hot tub and pool:
•Express Manicure (30 minutes)
•or Express Pedicure (30 minutes)
•or Express massage (30 minutes)
•or Express facial (30 minutes)

Alternatively, why not upgrade your package for an additional £36 per person which will give you one 60 minute spa treatment instead of a 30 minute treatment, and an upgrade to the Daily Dinner Menu.

For more information, or to make a reservation, please call the Black Swan directly on 01439 770466.

T&C’s: This offer is available Sunday – Thursday until 31st March 2015, and is subject to availability. Please note that the rates above are based on two people sharing a Classic room, Feature rooms and Superior rooms are available at a supplement. Spa treatments are available from 3pm on Sunday afternoon until noon on Friday. Please note that access to the spa facilities is only available on the day that the treatments are booked on. Additional charges will occur if you choose to use the spa on both days of your stay. At the time of booking you will be required to provide us with details of the spa treatments that you would like. At this time, please also inform us of any medical conditions that may affect your treatments as no refund can be given on these grounds. Please note that this package is subject to availability of the Black Swan and Verbena Spa.

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It’s a Dog’s Life!! http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/dogs-life/ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/dogs-life/#comments Sun, 10 Aug 2014 19:49:10 +0000 http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/?p=3025 More

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Renowned for being dog friendly, this summer we’re looking forward to welcoming all the family to The Black Swan – including your four legged friends!

There are treats galore for both you and your dog, not least the opportunity to capture those happy moments with the services of award-winning ‘phodographer’, Annemarie King who is passionate about dogs and their welfare (www.thephodographer.co.uk) Annemarie will take a beautiful portrait of your dog, either during your stay or at a later date.

This unique short break costs £219 per couple (+ dog/s) and comprises:

  • Miniature afternoon tea with a glass of bubbly (human treat) on arrival in one of our lounges or the gardens
  • A gift ‘Bow-wowcher’ for The Phodographer, entitling your pet pooch to a doggy portrait session in the York area lasting around one and a half hours, editing, polishing and preparing your images for your viewing, and an ordering appointment at the lovely photography studio in Bishopthorpe, York (Worth £45, and valid for 12 months from the date of your stay at the hotel)
  • Three-course Dinner for two in our 3 AA rosette award winning restaurant, ‘The Gallery’, chosen from the Daily Dinner Menu
  • Overnight accommodation in a Classic double or twin room, plus a few treats for doggy
  • Full English breakfast

Plus, for each booking taken on the ‘It’s a Dog’s Life’ package, a charitable £10 donation will be made by The Black Swan Hotel to Tia Greyhound and Lurcher Rescue www.tiagreyhounds.org

Price is based on two adults sharing a Classic double/twin bedroom. Feature rooms and Superior rooms are available at an additional discounted supplement of £25 per room, per night (normally £45.00 per room, per night)

T&C’s: Available Sunday – Thursday only, from 1st April 2014 to 31st March 2015, excluding bank holidays and the Christmas and New Year period. Package available for new bookings only, and is limited a maximum of 2 dogs staying with their owners in each room. Offer is subject to availability. Please note that any damages incurred by pets staying in hotel bedrooms will be charged back to the guests. Please note that when booking this package there is no additional charge for bringing your dog, however with all other packages a charge of £10 per dog, per stay is charged. The Phodographer photo session included in this package should take place near York. If you would like The Phodographer to travel to Helmsley to photograph your dog during your stay, additional costs will apply. Please speak to Annemarie King directly if you would like to arrange the photo shoot to take place in Helmsley.

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Discover Yorkshire http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/discover-yorkshire/ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/bedroom-offers/discover-yorkshire/#comments Fri, 08 Aug 2014 14:31:51 +0000 http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/?p=3738 More

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Yorkshire is one of the most beautiful and popular counties in the country. Be it the Yorkshire Dales, North York Moors, the spectacular coast line, stylish Harrogate, rural market towns, Bronte country, country houses or the historic city of York – Yorkshire has a lot to offer visitors.

Working in conjunction with The Yorkshire Chauffeur Company, we are delighted to be able to offer our guests chauffer driven tours of Yorkshire from the luxury and comfort of a black Range Rover.

You will be chauffeur driven for the day, allowing you to see the places you want to see when you want to see them, and stop off at beauty spots or a market town for two minutes or two hours – the choice is yours.

Your chauffeur will collect you from the hotel lounge in the morning, and will bring you back to the hotel when you are ready to return at the end of the day. This service is totally flexible and can be tailored to meet your own requirements. It’s all about you, but your chauffeur will be on hand at all times to suggest places that you might like to visit.

This package is priced at £167.00 per person, per night, and includes the following:

  • - Two nights accommodation at The Black Swan Hotel, Helmsley, in a Classic bedroom
  • - A three course dinner each evening in The Gallery, our award winning fine dining restaurant
  • - A full day tour of Yorkshire, by The Yorkshire Chauffeur Company
  • - Full English breakfast each morning

For guests choosing to travel to Yorkshire by train or air, and arrive at The Black Swan in style, return transfers to York Train Station or Leeds Bradford Airport are available for an additional £90.00 per person.

For more information on The Yorkshire Chauffeur Company and some suggested tours of Yorkshire please visit their website www.theyorkshirechauffeurcompany.co.uk

To book your stay at the Black Swan Hotel please call us on 01439 770466. Please note that unfortunately we are unable to take bookings for the ‘Discover Yorkshire’ package online.

T&C’s: Please note that this package is offered subject to availability. The ‘Discover Yorkshire’ package is available from 1st September 2014 – 31st March 2015, excluding the Christmas and New Year period. A non-refundable deposit of £50.00 per room, per night will be required at the time of booking to secure your reservation. Feature rooms and Superior rooms are available at a supplement of £45 per room, per night.

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Anyone for tennis? http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/blog/anyone-tennis/ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/blog/anyone-tennis/#comments Tue, 01 Jul 2014 15:12:26 +0000 http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/?p=3448 More

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Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and widely considered the most prestigious. But this famous fortnight of sporting fun isn’t just about the action on the court. It’s also about strawberries & cream, cakes and – go on then, why not – a glass or two of champagne. But if you’re not lucky enough to be heading down to SW19 for the men’s final on Sunday 6th July, you can still be part of the fun by joining us for a Wimbledon themed Afternoon Tea party.

Your ticket to our Afternoon Tea party will give you access to the VIP area, a glass of champagne on arrival and afternoon tea, VIP seating to watch the men’s final on our large outdoor screen, followed later by champagne, strawberries & cream, and entertainment from our fabulous jazz band.

The event starts at 1:30pm and tickets are priced at £45.00 per person. If you would like to join us for a spot of tennis-related afternoon tea, call us on 01439 770466 to book your tickets.

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Wedding Open Day http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/blog/wedding-open-day-2/ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/blog/wedding-open-day-2/#comments Tue, 24 Jun 2014 11:06:59 +0000 http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/?p=3436 More

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If you’re looking for a unique wedding venue, with a wonderfully historic and romantic charm, then maybe you don’t need to look any further.

Set in an idyllic country setting, with snug lounges, open log fires and a quintessentially English walled garden, on Sunday 29th June we’re delighted to open our doors as we host another Wedding Open Day. Between 12 noon and 4pm our team will be on hand to show you around the hotel, including two of the hotel’s unique reception rooms, the Garden Room and The Gallery, which will each be individually styled for a wedding reception.

We’re also delighted to welcome a select team of approved suppliers who will be here on the day, including a florist, photographer, wedding cake supplier, musicians, wedding dress supplier, hair and make-up artist, jeweller, and wedding cars. There will also be the chance for you to sample some of the wines and canapés which are included within our wedding packages.

For full details of all the suppliers exhibiting on the day, please click here.

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Eggsplore Helmsley this Easter http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/blog/eggsplore-helmsley-this-easter/ http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/blog/eggsplore-helmsley-this-easter/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:39:05 +0000 http://www.blackswan-helmsley.co.uk/?p=3179 More

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If you’re looking for fun things to do to keep the family entertained over the Easter break, then look no further! Why not join us in Helmsley for our Easter Egg trail and become an eggsplorer for the day!

The Easter Egg trail will begin at Hunters of Helmsley in the market place, where you can pick up your trail map for just £1. The trail will take you on a mini eggspedition around some of the hotels, shops, cafes, restaurants, and attractions in Helmsley, and the eggs will vary from those made of chocolate or cake, to those decorated with gems and all manner of arts and crafts. When you have completed the trail, don’t forget to go back to Hunters to vote for your favourite, where you’ll also receive some special Easter treats!

The Easter Egg trail will run until Easter Monday and all of the money raised will go towards Helmsley’s Christmas lights fund, to help make the town magical over the festive season!

So what are you waiting for, hop to it – happy hunting!

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