Welcome to the Black Swan Ravenstonedale

black swan on facebook free wifi black swan on twitter

LATEST OFFERS: Please email or give us a call for Late Availability offers and our current B&B and our Dinner, B&B offers available January to end March.

NEWS: Black Swan awarded 'Best Inn 2018' at Great British Pub Awards.

Welcome to the Black Swan Hotel, Ravenstonedale, owned and run by Louise Dinnes and her fantastic team for the past 12 years. We are situated in the beautiful conservation village of Ravenstonedale in the Eden Valley below the Howgill Fells. We are in an ideal position for exploring the Cumbrian Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and Co. Durham. Alternatively guests can enjoy a warm and welcoming stop whilst travelling through the area.

black swan newsletter 2019 Editor's Choice Value Hotels

The hotel is ideally located to enjoy local walks, relax in our lovely riverside garden, with resident red squirrels, play the nearby 9-hole Riverside golf course (loan clubs available) or enjoy a game of tennis on the village court. Free wireless broadband is also available in the bars and lounge.

We have been recognised for our achievements over the years from well respected national publications/organisations including Sawdays, Good Hotel Guide, Good Pub Guide, Michelin, the AA, the National Press and many more. We are proud to have received numerous National and Local Awards consistently highlighting our excellent service, dining and rooms. Including AA Pub Of The Year - England, GHG Cesar Award and Cumbria Life Dining Pub. Please see our Awards page for full list.

black swan ravenstonedale dining room


We are proud of our food and are constantly working to improve our selection and source new, local ingredients to add to our ever changing, seasonal menu.

read more

black swan ravenstonedale bedroom 15


All our rooms are en-suite and have been fully refurbished to provide beautiful, traditional, individually designed and comfortable accommodation.

read more

black swan ravenstonedale front view


We are proud to have been recognised consistently over 12 years for our achievements from local and national, well-respected publications/organisations.

read more

black swan ravenstonedale camera


Our prices are per room per night based on 2 persons sharing with options for single occupancy. A hearty Cumbrian breakfast with a buffet alternative is included.

read more

black swan ravenstonedale fire lounge


Our seasonal offers are published on our website but you can sign up to receive our Special Offers Newsletter to receive details of our offers as soon as they are available.

read more

black swan ravenstonedale dining room function arrangement


We cater for many types of meetings, functions and celebrations. Functions are supported by our two dining rooms, bars and a large garden. We also cater for weddings.

read more

black swan ravenstonedale prince charles

Whats On

We host events at Christmas, Easter and other times. Activities include music festivals, parties and other celebrations. In summer BBQ parties are available in our gorgeous garden by arrangement.

read more

black swan ravenstonedale nearby fells


The Eden Valley is a designated area of outstanding natural beauty which lies between the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

read more

ravenstonedale village


The Black Swan is located in Ravenstonedale, a picturesque village near the market town of Kirkby Stephen in the Eden Valley in Cumbria.

read more