Swinton Park is located in the heart of Yorkshire and is surrounded by the family estate in which guests have access to rivers, reservoirs, moorland, dales and beautiful countryside bordering the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Whilst steeped in history and tradition, the atmosphere at Swinton Park is one of warmth and great hospitality, and guests cannot fail but to feel at home in this castle.
What it Includes...
New Year's Eve
Arrive to a glass of fizz, mulled wine or both! Meet the team who are ready to make a truly memorable stay. While you relax, your luggage will be taken to your room. For those who wish to arrive earlier and relax, access to the Country Club & Spa is from 1 pm.
From 1 pm - 5 pm
Time for tea! A light afternoon tea will be served in the Drawing Room with seasonal sounds from the resident pianist, providing a little sustenance ahead of a celebratory evening.
The Country Club & Spa is available for a swim, soak or a jog! If you haven’t booked a treatment yet, it’s worth asking at Reception as there may be space for you to enjoy a luxury spa experience.
Please note children's swim times are 4 pm until 5.30 pm.
For those guests dining in Samuel's Restaurant
From 7 pm
All ready in your best bid and tucker? Black tie and evening dress are essential for the New Year’s Eve House Party. Join fellow guests for a Champagne and Canapé Reception in the Drawing Room with a wonderful magician performing live magic with exciting illusions leaving you puzzled and bemused.
7.50 pm prompt
Dinner is served in Samuel’s Restaurant, accompanied by a flight of wine. After dinner, the Casino commences with 5-piece band to entertain through to midnight.
For those guests dining in The Terrace Restaurant
From 7 pm
Start the celebrations in The Terrace Bar with a fabulous drinks reception.
Dig out the ski wear and join fellow guests on The Terrace; it is Après Ski time! Entertainment will be provided by local Oompah Band.
New Year's Day
8 am - 10 am
Start the New Year with a sumptuous New Year’s breakfast in Samuel’s Restaurant or The Terrace Restaurant, complete with a celebratory Bucks Fizz.
The Country Club & Spa is open throughout the day, please note children’s swim times are 9.30 am until 10.30 am and 4.00 pm until 5.30 pm.
From 10 am
Meet in the Morning Room before embarking on a guided walk by the Concierge team around Swinton's stunning local town. The first stop will be at the town square for hot drinks and tasty goodies!
2 pm - 6 pm
How about an afternoon in the Cookery School trying your hand at bread or macaroon making with the castle's Cookery School Tutor? Entertaining and educational sessions will be running throughout the afternoon.
2 pm – 3 pm
Perhaps try your hand at Falconry? The resident Falconer gives you the opportunity to learn about the birds’ hunting and flying skills; experience holding a bird and the thrill of a bird being flown to your hand.
From 6.30 pm
Dinner will be served in both Samuel’s Restaurant and The Terrace Restaurant, at a time to suit you, just let the team know in advance what time you’d prefer. The Drawing Room, Samuel’s Bar, and The Terrace Bar will be open for an apéritif.
After dinner, tea and coffee will be served in the Drawing Room with the Restaurant team serving a selection of liqueurs and Port into the night.
2 January 2022
8 am – 10am
Before you head off home, enjoy breakfast and a strong coffee in Samuel’s Restaurant or The Terrace Restaurant.
The Country Club & Spa is open throughout the day, please note children’s swim times are 9.30 am until 10.30 am and 4.00 pm until 5.30 pm. Guests departing today have use of the spa facilities until 11 am.
Time to say fond farewells and a chance to wish you a very happy and prosperous New Year, with a gift to help you on your way.
What it Costs...
Knights Room £1399 (£1099)
Barons Room £1499 (£1199)
Earls Room £1599 (n/a)
Dukes Room £1699 (n/a)
Bradford Suite £1799 (n/a)
Harewood Suite £1799 (n/a)
Richmond Suite £1799 (n/a)
York Suite £1899 (n/a)
Turret Suite £1899 (n/a)
Wensleydale Suite £2099 (n/a)
Colsterdale Suite £2099 (n/a)
All rates include dinner, overnight accommodation and breakfast for 2 nights, as well as the meals, drinks, and activities detailed above, use of the leisure facilities from 1 pm day of arrival until 11 am the day of departure, and a 25-minute spa treatment (back massage or facial) per room. Please note children’s swim times apply.
Single occupancy rates are shown in brackets and are offered for Knights and Barons Rooms only.
Rates for children sharing a room with 2 adults, including all meals within the package, plus use of a cot and high chair or z-bed are:
Under 3 years: no charge;
4 years – 9 years: £275 per child;
10 years – 17 years: £395 per child.
If you would like to bring a dog with you, the rate is £25 per dog, per night.
Additional nights - if you would like to stay an additional night before or after the New Year break, preferential rates may be available. Additional nights are subject to availability.
A £500 per room deposit is required to secure single occupancy bookings and a £750 per room deposit for double occupancy bookings.
The full balance is required by 1 October 2021.
For bookings made after 1 October 2021, full payment is required at the time of booking.