The White Swan †

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The White SwanEmulating its flesh and blood namesakes the White Swan sits perched on the north bank of the Thames. Built in the 17th century, it’s seen a great deal of history float past, be it on royal barges or merchants vessels. The river regularly bursts its banks at this point which is why the pub is raised up, although it’s suffered flooding on many occasions in the past. It’s got plenty of neat antique touches; pace across the bare wooden floors and tuck yourself into the shelter of the deeply recessed bay windows after you’ve purchased your refreshments at the diminutive L-shaped bar. If tummies are rumbling you can mount the stairs to the small restaurant which serves up a varied menu which changes from day to day meaning you never tire. After an exhausting wander around the leafy tracts of Richmond Park replenish yourself at this conveniently placed and consistently excellent public house.


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Richmond Tube Station
7 minutes walk
Kew Gardens Tube Station
29 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Richmond Railway Station
7 minutes walk
St Margarets Railway Station
12 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Friar's Lane
3 minutes walk
Richmond Riverside
4 minutes walk

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Richmond Hill Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £51† 31% off
Richmond Hill, TW10 | 17 minutes from The White Swan
Richmond Hill Hotel offers you the best of both worlds, a classic setting and a contemporary hotel. Steeped in history, character and charm the 17th Century ... More
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £96† 21% off
Syon Park, TW8 | 22 minutes from The White Swan
Seven miles from the city centre, London Syon Park brings a touch of contemporary luxury to London's urban countryside with 137 elegant rooms and suites, all ... More
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Commerce Road, TW8 | 28 minutes from The White Swan
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The White Cross
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverside, Off Water Lane, TW9 | 4 minutes from The White Swan
Whet your whistle with a pint at Richmond's suitably historic White Cross pub. Right on the river, but still in the very centre of town not ... More
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White Swan
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 | 21 minutes from The White Swan
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Vinoteca Chiswick
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
18 Devonshire Road, W4 | 3.1 miles from The White Swan
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Tap Tavern
London > Nightlife > Bars
Princes Street, TW9 | 6 minutes from The White Swan
Located in the heart of Richmond, Tap Tavern feeds London's desire for gin and craft beer with a carefully curated menu of micro-brewed beers and small ... More
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Tea Box
London > Nightlife > Bars
7 Paradise Road, TW9 | 6 minutes from The White Swan
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The White Swan, The Green, Surrey, TW9 | 5 minutes from The White Swan
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Curzon Richmond
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
3 Water Lane, Richmond, TW9 | 4 minutes from The White Swan
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The Bearcat Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Turk's Head, 28 Winchester Road, TW1 | 13 minutes from The White Swan
The Turk's Head pub in St. Margarets, Twickenham is home to The Bearcat Comedy Club which occupies an old hall attached to the pub. Every Saturday ... More
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The Turk's Head
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Winchester Road, St Margaret's, TW1 | 13 minutes from The White Swan
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Pottery Cafe
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
322 Richmond Road, East Twickenham, TW1 | 9 minutes from The White Swan
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Marble Hill House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Richmond Road, Twickenham, TW1 | 15 minutes from The White Swan
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Temperate House at Kew
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kew Gardens, Kew Road, TW9 | 21 minutes from The White Swan
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The Lion & Unicorn
London > Shopping > Books
19 King Street, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 | 4 minutes from The White Swan
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The Real Ale Shop
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
371 Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 | 7 minutes from The White Swan
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Vivian's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
2 Worple Way, Richmond Surrey, TW10 | 12 minutes from The White Swan
When it comes to fresh, farm produce head for Vivian’s on Worple Way. Hidden away on a side street outside the centre, a stunning Art Deco ... More
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Don Fernando's
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
27F The Quadrant, Richmond, TW9 | 4 minutes from The White Swan
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Gelateria Danieli
London > Restaurants > Ice Cream Parlour
16 Brewers Lane, Richmond, TW9 | 4 minutes from The White Swan
Immensely popular with the locals, Gelateria Danieli is located in a back street near Richmond Green and specialises in freshly-made ice cream and ice cream cakes. ... More
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The Tea Cup
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
12 Brewers Lane, Richmond, TW9 | 4 minutes from The White Swan
If you're after an English tea room which oozes charm and tradition in Richmond then you won't find one better than The Tea Cup. Located down ... More
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London > Education > Cookery Courses
107 Gunnersbury Lane, W3 | 3.2 miles from The White Swan
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The Artists Theatre School
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Ealing Studios, W5 | 3.2 miles from The White Swan
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Cobbold Road, W12 | 4 miles from The White Swan
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Old Deer Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
187 Kew Road, Richmond, TW9 | 16 minutes from The White Swan
A great place to wander around and get lost, the Old Deer Park - which meanders from the edge of Richmond down to the Thames - ... More
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Syon Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
London Road, TW8 | 23 minutes from The White Swan
Syon Park encompasses 30 acres of gardens and 200 acres of parkland attached to the Duke of Northumberland's London home, Syon House. The attractively landscaped ... More
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Ham House Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ham Street, Ham, TW10 | 25 minutes from The White Swan
These extensive formal and historic gardens perched on the edge of the River Thames are attached to the 17th century Stuart mansion Ham House. In 1626 ... More
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Off Petersham Road, Petersham, Richmond, TW10 | 21 minutes from The White Swan
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Orleans House Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside, Twickenham, TW1 | 21 minutes from The White Swan
Orleans House Gallery is sited in a picturesque woodland garden by the Thames at Twickenham. The gallery hosts†a lively programme of temporary exhibitions while the adjacent ... More
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Syon Park
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Brentford, Middlesex, TW8 | 23 minutes from The White Swan
There have been gardens at Syon for over 500 years. They include herbaceous beds, a large lake, a rose garden with 100 different varieties of old-fashioned ... More

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