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Dining at The White Swan Hotel in Alnwick

You can find many wonderful places for a meal out in Alnwick, Northumberland. However, if you’re looking for a truly unique dining experience consider the Olympic restaurant at The White Swan hotel.

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A t the Olympic restaurant you can dine in an extraordinary setting. You will be surrounded by the original panelling, mirrors, ceiling and stained glass salvaged from RMS Olympic, the sister ship of RMS Titanic.

RMS OLYMPIC was one of two sister ships – along with the HMHS Britannic – to the ill-fated RMS Titanic. She was the first of the three to launch in 1910 and soon went into service in the First World War, remaining in service until 1935. The Olympic’s First Class Lounge was later removed and now serves as a restaurant yet again, this time in an Alnwick hotel.” – Atlas Obscura 

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The Olympic restaurant at The White Swan Hotel

Local hotelier Algenon Smart was ‘smart’ enough (sorry!) to bid on The Olympic’s original oak wood panelling, stained glass windows, mirrors, and ceiling from the First Class Lounge in 1936. These stunningly beautiful and ornate fixtures and fittings were installed at The White Swan hotel in Alnwick. They mirrored those of The Titanic and were both designed and fitted by the same team of craftsmen.

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Your trip back in time to an age of first class finery begins when you walk in the front door of the hotel. The entrance to The White Swan uses the original revolving door used on the Olympic to keep sea breezes out of its restaurant.

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The Olympic restaurant is perfect for a romantic dinner, a get together with friends or even group or events. Browse a sample menu here.

You can visit the The White Swan hotel website for more information or call them at 01665 602109.

 

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