The Old Swan Hotel is located in the centre of Harrogate amidst 5 acres of gardens. The building dates from 1840 and was fully refurbished in 2006. Crime writer Agatha Christie stayed at the Old Swan during her disappearance in 1926. The hotel offers free parking.
Gardens to visit while staying at the Old Swan Hotel include Studley Royal (14 miles), Valley Gardens (0.5 miles) and Harlow Carr (3 miles).