The Swan at Forton

Eccleshall Road, Newport, Newport, England, Distance from city centre: 140.3km

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This traditional 18th Century coaching inn, located minutes from the A41 in the beautiful Shropshire countryside, offers rustic charm, hearty food, on-site parking and free Wi-Fi in the main building.

All wooden floors, open fire places and beamed ceilings, this classic English country inn is infused with the vibrant allure of its historic past. With friendly service and a warm welcome, The Swan at Forton is perfect for both business and leisure and is a great base from which to explore the area.

The Hotel offers 10 en-suite guestrooms split between the main building and the annex. Every room benefits from a flat-screen TV with digital channels, complimentary toiletries and tea & coffee making facilities. The annex rooms are typically smaller compact double rooms whilst those located in the main building include gorgeous Double, Executive, Twin and Family options all of which are spacious and full of character with comfortable furnishings and free Wi-Fi access.

The Restaurant at the Swan specialises in a regularly changing selection of traditional favourites and hearty home-cooked meals. It has fantastic selection of steaks and grills, a well-stocked bar and a ever-popular lunchtime carvery.

Please note:
Check-in from 13:00
Check- out by 11:00
Cancellation policy is by 9am 1 day in advance. if cancelled later or in the case of no-show, the 1st nights stay will be charged.
We accept payment by cash & credit card, Maestro, MasterCard, Visa and Visa Electron.
This is no smoking
Taxes are included
Breakfast is included
Prices are per person per night.

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Hotel Facilities & Policies

  • Bar
  • Free Breakfast
  • Child Friendly
  • Cots available
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Telephone/Fax Facilities
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Rooms
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Taxes included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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The Hotel is ideal for small to medium sized parties, weddings and intimate bespoke events. Whether it’s a birthday or anniversary celebration or even a wedding, they offer the flexibility and the know-how to cater to all kinds of requests.

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The Hotel is situated just 2 miles outside of Newport and half a mile from the A41, what’s more it offers plenty of on-site parking. It’s approximately a 30 minute drive from Wolverhampton or just a twenty minute taxi ride from Telford train station. For those flying in, Birmingham International Airport is 55 minutes away.

Travelling via the M6, at Junction 14 take the A34 exit to Stafford. At the roundabout, take the first exit onto the A5013. At Great Bridgeford, turn left onto the B5405. At Woodseaves, turn left onto Newport Road (A519). Continue on this road until you reach Forton and the Hotel will be on the left.

Located Near

Situated in a quiet village on the Shropshire/Staffordshire border, the Swan’s privileged rural location places it near to a wealth of wonderful attractions. It’s just 20 minutes from the nearby towns of Telford, Stafford and Market Drayton. A little further afield is Ironbridge known as the ‘birthplace of the industrial revolution’. Taking its namesake from the famous cast iron bridge built across the River Severn, it is now a World Heritage Site and home to the nine Ironbridge Gorge Museums.

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