On several occasions, guests and staff members alike have witnessed what can only be described as a transparent figure of a woman in a long flowing white dress in many of the rooms of the hotel. Several sightings have forced the guests to vacate the room in sheer fright at what they had witnessed.
The story is of a young woman who wears a long flowing dress and has been reported several times to appear through the walls of the rooms and sit down for a second or two and stare out of the window. She then rises and leaves the room again through another wall!
Several ghostly reports have surfaced around the cellar area, where many paranormal investigators caught what they believed to be a face coming through the wall of the cellar…
Located in the centre of Devizes overlooking Market Place, this former Coaching Inn dating from 1737 offers charming, comfortable accommodation in well-appointed rooms. All have en-suite bathroom/shower facilities, colour TV and tea/coffee making facilities. The hotel also enjoys private off-street parking. The service is friendly and helpful, the atmosphere relaxing, and the cuisine varied and imaginative.
The Black Swan Hotel is the ideal place to stay in Devizes, whether you’re on holiday or on business. A selection of red and white wines for every occasion, by the glass or bottle.A good selection of spirits, mixers, lagers. Bar snacks available, restaurant open to the public. The bar is well stocked and comfortable Landlord Colin Lugg is Cask Marque accredited. Awarded to the licensee rather than to the pub, for excellence in the service of cask ale, the Cask Marque Plaque outside pubs is the mark of a good pint.
The Black Swan Hotel is the perfect base from which to explore Wiltshire. In particular, Avebury Stone Circle, Stonehenge and the famous White Horses are all within easy reach.
- En-Suite Facilities
- Tea and Coffee
A single from £47 Double from £64
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