Nestled between the North Yorkshire
Moors & The Lake District

Welcome To The

Black Swan Hotel

in Ravenstonedale, Cumbria

Owned and run by Louise Dinnes, and her team for the past 16 years,
The Black Swan is a beautiful Victorian Inn, nestled in the heart of Ravenstonedale, Cumbria. 
Relax, enjoy a well-stocked bar, award-winning food, characterful accommodation & true Northern hospitality.


Opening times – Winter 2022

Please note, this year we will be closed on
Christmas day & Boxing day for our team to enjoy some well earnt family time.

 We are also closed to the public for our annual staff holidays from Tuesday 3rd January, 
re-opening as normal on Thursday 19th January.




Monday            10am – 11pm
Tuesday            10am – 11pm
Wednesday     10am – 11pm
Thursday           10am – 11pm
Friday                 10am – 11pm
Saturday           10am – 11pm
Sunday              10am – 11pm


Monday            12-2:30pm / 6-8:30pm
Tuesday                                        Closed
Wednesday                                  Closed 
Thursday          12-2:30pm / 6-8:30pm
Friday                 12-2:30pm / 6-8:30pm
Saturday           12-2:30pm / 6-8:30pm
Sunday              12-2:30pm / 6-8:30pm


  • Although our kitchen is closed Tuesdays & Wednesdays, our bar & accommodation is open every day of the week, serving a fantastic continental breakfast to guests staying with us on those 2 days.

Finding us...

Our Location

Situated just ten minutes off Junction 36 of the M6 motorway & just a short drive from the A66 that connects Cumbria with the North East. A perfect base to explore the hidden treasures of the Eden valley, Lake district & Yorkshire dales.

Our Recognition...


Book A Table

It is always best to call us to make a table reservation. Please call us on 015396 23204 or alternatively email us on and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

Thank you Louise & Team

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Need some further information?

Please do call us on 015396 23204 or email us on for an informal chat.