This 18th Century former coaching inn has been a part of Stafford’s history for over 300 years, and since a comprehensive modernisation by The Lewis Partnership has once again become a focal point for residents and visitors to the town. With its relaxed atmosphere and attention to professional service, a warm family welcome awaits customers at The Swan Hotel.
One of Stafford most historic buildings, is without a doubt the number one place to stay.
This 18th Century former coaching inn has been a part of Stafford’s history for over 300 years, and following a comprehensive modernisation it has once again become a focal point for residents and visitors to the town. Owned by family-run The Coaching Inn Group, The Swan is the 15th hotel to join the Lincolnshire based group.
With its relaxed atmosphere and attention to professional service, a warm family welcome awaits customers at The Swan Hotel, in the beautiful county of Staffordshire.
Whether your need is for accommodation, contemporary dining, a private function or the best in informal evening entertainment, our unique, historical setting provides the perfect solution.
Located in the heart of Stafford’s shopping district, only a short walk from Stafford train station and a 5 minute drive from the M6, The Swan Hotel combines 18th Century history with 21st Century style.
As far as ideal locations go, hotels in Stafford don’t get much better situated than The Swan; the most central and iconic hotel in this delightful old market town. Welcoming overnight guests and day visitors for over 300 years, The Swan is full of old-world charm and character but has carefully balanced it with modern day comforts for an exceptionally enjoyable stay.
Dining in The Brasserie is exactly what a meal or a casual bite-to-eat should be; a relaxed, enjoyable experience. With a comprehensive yet unpretentious menu, there is plenty for even the fussiest of taste buds to savour. Guests are free to dine where they wish, be it from the main restaurant or lounge, the bar, or alfresco in the breezy courtyard.
All of our sweet treats, desserts and afternoon teas are made fresh on the premises by our talented and creative kitchen team. Our Head Chef, regularly reviews the main menu to keep things interesting, sourcing ingredients both locally and from further afield if something more exotic is called for…see menus and more.
From local ales and beers of the world to expertly crafted cocktails and featured drinks of the month, there’s a refreshing choice for everyone. Whether its a Pornstar Martini, Inclined Plane beer or an Argentina Malbec, grab a glass and a table in either of our bars.
Prefer something non-alcoholic? We’ve got a great range of soft drink including Frobishers, Fever Tree, Coca-Cola and more…see menus and more.
The coffee house at The Swan Hotel is a great place to relax, choose a tea or coffee from our wide range of brews, maybe add a delicious pastry and pick up a newspaper.
It’s also an ideal place in the town centre to rest the feet after shopping or to meet up with friends to catch up on the latest news. If the weather’s nice, choose a table in the sunshine or, if not, snuggle up inside. Need a spot to hold an casual business meeting? Then plug in your laptop and you have the ideal setting… see our coffee menu and more
Afternoon Tea is the Inn thing, so head to The Swan and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea, royalty style. Choose from either our limited edition menu or our standard afternoon tea menu for that extra special feeling.
Give us a call today, to discuss our Afternoon Tea availability – 01785 258142