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In the heart of the beautiful medieval countryside village of Lavenham in Suffolk, the stunning 15th century Swan Hotel is steeped in centuries of history. With its picture perfect exterior, luxurious surroundings, oak beamed interiors, open fires and cosy nooks, the hotel brings together a deep sense of history and occasion with the very best in contemporary styling. Combined with the professionalism and efficiency of our friendly and approachable staff, you are guaranteed a warm and welcoming stay at The Swan Hotel. Our 45 perfectly appointed bedrooms have all the little luxuries you would expect from a AA 4 Red Star hotel. Each room slightly different to the next, making them all utterly individual. They are as charming as they are comfortable. A stay at The Swan Hotel truly is enchanting, iconic and exceptional and the perfect place for a countryside retreat. We have a range of dining options to suit all moods and palates. From simple, informal dining in the Brasserie or afternoon tea in the lounge to sumptuous fine dining in the Gallery restaurant. Whichever you choose all dishes are seasonal, local and delicious. We are one of Suffolk's most unique wedding & reception venues; let us make your special day perfect. Please contact Kate Bourdillon 01787 247477 to discuss your Suffolk wedding or reception requirements. Ask about exclusive use, where The Swan Hotel can be all yours for the day. What better place for a country wedding in an elegant Suffolk venue.

Treat yourself to one of our special offers | The Swan at Lavenham

Here are a selection of our latest offers. These change on a regular basis so make sure you keep coming...

Unique, Charming, Contemporary | Our Hotel Rooms | The Swan at Lavenham

With timber beams, leaded windows, medieval wall hangings and the very best in contemporary styling, each of our rooms -...

Stylish, contemporary & historic | Image Gallery | The Swan at Lavenham

Welcome to our image gallery. We hope this selection of images taken at the Swan Hotel help to convey a...

AA Rosette dining in Suffolk | The Swan at Lavenham

If you appreciate fresh, seasonal, locally- sourced food - all enjoyed within exquisite surroundings - you really are spoilt for...

Enjoy a career and join our dedicated team | The Swan Hotel at Lavenham

The Swan has a reputation for its friendly staff and high standards of service. We can offer fantastic opportunities for...

Stunning Wedding & Reception Venue in Suffolk and Exclusive Wedding Use Hire Available

A fairy-tale wedding needs a magical setting. With its wealth of oak beams, inglenook fireplaces, cottage gardens and cloister courtyard,...

Relax and raise your glass in the Airmen's bar | The Swan at Lavenham

Our Airmen's bar is brim full of second World War memorabilia - a reminder of the American airmen stationed here....

Make The Swan yours | Private Hire | The Swan at Lavenham

With its high beamed ceilings, glowing inglenook fireplaces, cosy lounges and contemporary table settings The Swan Hotel is a truly...

Traditional Afternoon Tea in Suffolk

Our Afternoon Teas have been a tradition for many years with a delicious selection of savouries and cakes, together with...

Meet Justin Kett | Our Head Chef | The Swan at Lavenham

Our new Head Chef Justin Kett has joined us from our sister hotel The Brudenell in Aldeburgh Suffolk. Justin has...

The Brasserie at The Swan in Lavenham

Our delightful Brasserie is bright and airy with views of our secluded gardens. It’s perfect for enjoying a chilled glass...

Exceptional business venue with a difference | The Swan at Lavenham

Host your meeting with a difference with our deluxe delegate package special offer from just £45.00 per delegate. The Swan...

Mouthwatering menus | The Swan at Lavenham

We have a range of menus to compliment your dining experience at the Swan Hotel. Our talented brigade of...

A La Carte Menu | The Swan at Lavenham

STARTERSRoast hake fillet with tartare sauce cream, crushed peas and scrapsTournedos of truffled goat’s cheese with lightly pickled beetsConfit pork...

Mouthwatering Brasserie Menu | The Swan at Lavenham

STARTERS & LIGHT MEALSSoup of the Day with Homemade Breads and Butter Starter £5.50Carpaccio of Tuna with a Classic Niçoise SaladStarter...

We offer a variety of Afternoon Tea's | The Swan at Lavenham

TeasSwan own blendDelicious tippy lead blend delivering a smooth, rich flavour £3.50Earl Grey Large leaf blend of one of England's favourites,...

Lunch menu sample | The Swan at Lavenham

StarterSoup of the dayTerrine of confit lamb with pear jelly,caper and shallot saladCrispy duck salad with hoi-sin dressing and corianderLocal...

A perfect place to spend Christmas and New Year | The Swan at Lavenham

Festive Dining in 2014 click here Truly Magical Christmas Package 2014For a truly magical Christmas, with roaring log fires, beautiful...

How to find us | The Swan at Lavenham

Lavenham is situated on the A1141, about 2 miles east of the A134, between Sudbury and Bury St. Edmunds. Half...

Part of the TA Hotel Collection | Our sister hotels | The Swan at Lavenham

The Swan Hotel is owned by TA Hotel Collection. A group of five distinctive and privately-owned hotels, situated on...

Yours for your special day | Exclusive Use | Weddings | Anniversaries | Birthdays | The Swan at Lavenham

Imagine holding your wedding day in the exclusive splendour of the Swan, where the only guests present are those near...

The Swan your way | Exclusive Use | The Swan at Lavenham

For any special occasion when you want the very best in complete privacy - the hotel belongs to you, from...

Keep in touch for latest events and offers | The Swan at Lavenham

If you’d like us to keep you informed of news and offers then please fill in the form below and...

Meet or Dine in our elegant McCallum room | The Swan at Lavenham

The elegant McCallum room with its vast open fireplace and vaulted beamed ceiling is situated on the ground floor.Room layout:Dinner...

Our historic Woolhall | Meetings & Private Hire | The Swan at Lavenham

The historic Woolhall with its Inglenook fireplace and vaulted ceiling is situated on the ground floor. The Woolhall leads out...

Medieval meets Contemporary in The Suffolk Room at the Swan Hotel

The Suffolk room is located on the ground floor, flanked by oak beams and featuring floor to ceiling mullion windows...

Journey through time | Video | The Swan at Lavenham

The Swan Hotel's official videoTake a journey through time with us - (Video 1)A culinary tip from our head chef...

Your Perfect Winter Break | The Swan at Lavenham

Summer breaks are great way to recharge the batteries and get away for a few days. Whether mid-week or week-end,...

The Swan at Lavenham | Privacy & Cookies Policy

Privacy and Cookie policyLast updated July 2012The Swan Hotel is part of TA Hotel Collection Limited, with company number 03098213...

The Swan Hotel in Lavenham | Disclaimer

Terms and Condition of Website Use 1. Terms of Website Use1.1 This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells...

Civil ceremonies in Suffolk | The Swan at Lavenham

The Swan Hotel in Lavenham is licensed to hold civil ceremonies in Suffolk, from 4 to 104 guests. A fairy-tale...

Unique Wedding Venue in Suffolk | Exclusive Use Weddings | The Swan at Lavenham

The Swan hotel is one of Suffolk's most unique and charming wedding venues.A fairy-tale wedding needs a magical setting. With...

New Team Members | Hotel in Suffolk | Restaurant in Suffolk | The Swan at Lavenham

On our on-going quest to offer excellent customer service we are proud to announce two key new members to our...

Sommelier in Suffolk | The Swan at Lavenham

François Belin, 28, has been appointed to the new post of Head Sommelier at the iconic 15th century Swan at...

Restauant Times | The Swan at Lavenham

The Swan hotel is open all day for tea and coffee, please see details below for our various dining times:Afternoon...

Wine Tasting Dinner Experience | The Swan at Lavenham

These exquisite wine dinners offer elegant wines and delectable cuisine - the result of an inspired collaboration between our Head...

Dine in luxury in our AA Rosette Gallery restaurant | The Swan at Lavenham

For those who wish to choose fine dining, our elegant AA two Rosette Gallery Restaurant, offers a sumptuous sense of...

Sunday Lunch Menu | The Swan at Lavenham

StarterLeek and potato soupTrio of fish: Smoked trout mousse, mackerel paté and smoked salmonClassic Greek saladChicken and duck liver parfait...

Newmarket Races | The Swan at Lavenham

The Swan at Lavenham is once again proud to sponsor the Wood Ditton Stakes, at Newmarket’s Rowley Mile Racecourse, on...

Newmarket Races Fixture List | The Swan at Lavenham

Spring at the Rowley Mile Craven Meeting - Wednesday 17th April & Thursday 18th AprilQIPCO Guineas Festival - Saturday 4th...

Newmarket Races Annual Badge Holders | The Swan at Lavenham

We have great pleasure in offering annual badge holders 10% discount on all food and beverages on presentation of your...

Newmarket Race & Relax | The Swan at Lavenham

A unique way to experience a day at Newmarket Races with all the following included:1 night in a Classic Room...

Christmas Intimate Dining in Suffolk | The Swan at Lavenham

Festive dining at The Swan is a truly magical time whether you are looking for a special intimate meal with...

The Swan Brasserie Supper Club | The Swan at Lavenham

Join us in the brasserie for our Supper Club and enjoy an exquisite new dish every week created from fresh...

Lavenham Literary Festival | The Swan at Lavenham

Lavenham Literary FestivalThe Swan at Lavenham is a proud supporter of the Lavenham Literary Festival.For full details of the festival...

Let's go outside: try alfresco dining at the Swan Hotel Lavenham

In the warmer months there is nothing more enjoyable than al fresco dining at The Swan, with lunch served from...

Delegate Rate | The Swan at Lavenham

Day Delegate Package from £45.00 per delegate exclusive of VAT• Pastry selection on arrival• Tea and coffee served throughout the day• All Meeting...

House Menu | The Swan at Lavenham

SAMPLE HOUSE MENU FOR GUESTS ON THE DINNER, BED & BREAKFAST PACKAGEStarterPea and ham soupSeafood duo of tempura prawns and...

Meeting Room Hire at the Swan Hotel Lavenham

If you are looking for a venue in Suffolk to host a business meeting or client presentation then we can...

Sample Wine Menu | The Swan at Lavenham

About our WinesI have worked hard to develop a diverse and interesting wine list, using the knowledge gained from continual...

Festive Menu | The Swan at Lavenham

Please scroll down for menusThree course festive lunchStarterCream of mushroom soup with garlic croutonsTerrine of ham hock and capers with...

Sample Private Dining Menu | The Swan at Lavenham

Head Chef Justin & Head Sommelier Francois will work with you to create the perfect bespoke menu or create any...

Romantic Wedding | The Swan at Lavenham

For a truly romantic wedding reception or civil ceremony venue in Suffolk The Swan at Lavenham is the right place...

Wine | The Swan at Lavenham

Wine is important at The Swan and we are passionate about the wines on our extensive wine list, sourced from...

Wine Flight | The Swan at Lavenham

I love to share my passion for wine with as many people as possible. I have introduced the Wine...

Secret Wine Cellar | The Swan at Lavenham

Dear fellow wine enthusiast, I am pleased to introduce a new, personalised way to buy wine from The Swan with...

Parking | The Swan at Lavenham

There are plenty of parking options at The Swan at Lavenham, with a private gated car park and on street...