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The Old Swan


North Yorkshire

01423 500055

Treat yourself to a Herriot break In Harrogate.

Enjoy a Classic Herriot Break in Harrogate with our great offer at The Old Swan Hotel.

The most famous hotel in historic Harrogate, set in extensive gardens and just a short walk to the centre of this delightful town. The perfect location for a relaxing break.

Whether you want to shop, walk, sightsee, or are simply after a bit of comfort and luxury, a break in the Spa town of Harrogate is the perfect solution.

We are on the doorstep of many of the filming locations for the Channel 5 series All Creatures Great and Small. You can also enjoy a visit to the World of James Herriot in the market town of Thirsk. Then explore the Yorkshire Dales and enjoy some of the best walking in the countryside with its great scenery.

We look forward to welcoming you to The Old Swan and Herriot Country.

David Ritson
General Manager

All Creatures Great and Small image courtesy of Channel 5 & WOJH

Our Herriot Break Offer

Explore the Yorkshire Dales, made so famous by the James Herriot books, film and in both the BBC’s and now Channel 5’s TV series “All Creatures Great and Small”.

Stay two nights from £298 including:

  • Receive two tickets to The World of James Herriot in Thirsk.
  • Enjoy a delicious three-course dinner for two in our Wedgewood Restaurant on your first night.
  • Two nights in a Classic Bedroom
  • A cream tea with a pot of tea for two on your second day.
  • A full Yorkshire breakfast each morning to set you up for the day ahead.

Explore Herriot Country and Harrogate

Take a break to explore the beautiful Spa town of Harrogate and magnificent Yorkshire. 

Whilst you are staying with us discover Harrogate, visit its shops, boutiques and perhaps Bettys Tearoom, or take a take a 10 minute stroll to visit RHS Harlow Carr.

Explore slightly further afield with a short trip to either Grassington, which plays a central role as ‘Darrowby’ Village in Channel 5’s All Creatures Great and Small. Or you could travel a little further and visit The World of James Herriot Museum in Thirsk the original location of the BBC series.

All Creatures Great and Small image courtesy of Channel 5 & WOJH

To book your All Creatures Great and Small Break 
Or call our Reservations Team on 01257 238730 and quote Herriot Breaks 24

This offer is valid from 1st March to 2nd September 2024 and is subject to availability on selected dates. Prices are based on two people sharing a classic double or twin room and includes VAT. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other Classic Lodges’s offer. Additional nights booked may be charged at a different rate.  

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