Category: Blog


What Can You Use Our Tarporley Event Space For?

We love hosting all kinds of occasions at The Swan, and what better a place to utilise than our historic Tarporley event space? Our Tarporley Room dates back to 1762, back when our pub was a convenient stopping place for those travelling the 200 miles from the north of England to London. Beautifully decorated with… Read more »

Planning A Fishing Trip In Cheshire

Fishing trip in Cheshire

At The Swan, we know that some of our bedroom guests enjoy a spot of fishing. We also get those who come to us for an evening meal and a few drinks after a day, or even an overnight stay, at the waterside. To help you get the best out of your time, our team… Read more »

Easter Activities In Cheshire This Year

2022 Easter Activities In Cheshire

There are plenty of things going on this Easter holiday to keep the boredom at bay. This year, the Easter break for kids takes place between Monday 4th April and Monday 18th April (this includes the bank holidays). With the kids off school and the weather turning a corner, is there a more perfect time… Read more »

Five Bottles Of Wine To Try At The Swan

At The Swan, we (and our customers) love a fine wine. We provide a wide range, available either to buy by the glass or bottle, and we firmly believe the right choice can make a big difference to your food dish too! When paired correctly, a great wine can greatly accentuate the flavours of your… Read more »

Ideas For A Simple Day Out In Cheshire

Simple day out in Cheshire

Are you looking for a nice, simple and easy day out in the Cheshire region? We’ve got you covered! Whether you’re seeking out some family fun and activities with the kids or after a chilled afternoon delving into Cheshire’s history and heritage… Perhaps you fancy getting out and about to take in the fresh air… Read more »

Top Five Christmas Activities Near Tarporley

It is the season to be jolly! Yes, that’s right, Christmas is on the way, and here at the Swan, we can’t wait to enjoy the festivities with you all. One way you can step into Christmas before you visit us, is to seek out nearby events that are centred around getting you, your family… Read more »

What’s Within Walking Distance from The Swan?

From antique curio and craft shops, delis and gift emporiums to aesthetics and barbers’ shops – there’s plenty of excuses for a leisurely shopping trip in Tarporley. Did you know that there are several clothing shops in Tarporley that sell everything from high-end ladieswear to apparel for hunting, shooting, and fishing? It’s fair to say… Read more »

How To Plan A Pub Wedding

At The Swan at Tarporley, we are a popular venue for weddings. While the traditional options of churches, chapels and registry offices remain as popular as ever, pubs are perfect for those who want to encompass the celebratory aspect of their marriage with something a little less formal or religious. We’re well versed with all… Read more »

6 Castles In Cheshire To Visit

When people come to visit us at The Swan for an overnight stay, they often want to explore what Cheshire has to offer. For many of our guests, one of the most attractive things about Tarporley is the number of stunning castles that are in the area. An ideal day trip for all ages, exploring… Read more »

Planning A Golf Trip In Cheshire

Planning a Golf Trip in Cheshire

At The Swan at Tarporley, we know that many of our guests enjoy a trip to a local golf course or two whilst staying at us. We also get plenty of guests come to us for an evening meal and some drinks after a Sunday playing golf. Because we know that those in our local… Read more »