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Guest Rating: 4.9
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The Square , Skillington

Grantham, 

Lincolnshire, 


NG33 5HB,  England
Sitting in the middle of the beautiful and picturesque village of Skillington Square resides the original public house called The Cross Swords Inn. Situated on the cross roads of Skillington square attracting the passer by from each direction through the village. We offer 3 rooms for Bed & Breakfast accommodation.
  • Restaurant
  • Internet Access
  • Traditional Inn
  • Warm Welcome
  • Stately Homes
  • Bar
  • Car Parking
  • En-suite Rooms
  • Village Location
  • Excellent Value
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Guest Reviews
Guest reviews for The Cross Swords Inn, Grantham are provided by real guests who have actually stayed at the property.
Rooms:
4.6
Value:
4.7
Friendliness:
4.9
Cleanliness:
4.9
Facilities:
4.6
Staff service:
4.9
Location:
4.7
Breakfast:
4.9
Guest Rating: 4.9
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Anne
Mature Couple
Stayed: Oct '14
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location
5
Breakfast:
5
"Anne - Australia"
One night stay.… Read more
"Anne - Australia"
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Likes:
Loved the location and the meals were excellent
Dislikes:
None
Guest Review for The Cross Swords Inn, Grantham
Stephen
Group of Adults
Stayed: Sep '14
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
4
Value:
4
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
4
Staff service:
5
Location
4
Breakfast:
5
"Overindulged and Overjoyed!"
We were looking online for somewhere to stay overnight whilst visiting friends in the area and stumbled across the Cross Swords Inn. We were tempted to eat in the restaurant because of the wonderful… Read more
"Overindulged and Overjoyed!"
We were looking online for somewhere to stay overnight whilst visiting friends in the area and stumbled across the Cross Swords Inn. We were tempted to eat in the restaurant because of the wonderful welcome we received and we were very pleased we did. Harold's marvellous cooking was complimented perfectly by Linda's attentive hosting skills, we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and felt completely overindulged. Read less
Likes:
Everything! Linda and Harold could not have been friendlier. Breakfast was one of the best, freshly cooked, tasty and plentiful. The room was impeccably clean with a spacious walk in shower.
Dislikes:
None
Response from The Cross Swords Inn:
Thank you Stephen, for a lovely review. Lina 7 I enjoyed your company, and ifwe can be of service again, it will be our pleasure.Returning guests, are always the best reviews.

Kind Regard Harold & Linda
Guest Review for The Cross Swords Inn, Grantham
Keith
Mature Couple
Stayed: Sep '14
5
Would recommend to others.
Rooms:
5
Value:
5
Friendliness:
5
Cleanliness:
5
Facilities:
5
Staff service:
5
Location
5
Breakfast:
5
"A little country gem"
A very pleasant relaxing and enjoyable venue, super food at a reasonable price… Read more
"A little country gem"
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Likes:
The friendliness of the host and hostess and attention to detail in the rooms
Dislikes:
None
Response from The Cross Swords Inn:
Thank you Keith, for a splendid review, I hope your trip from France was a great success!.

All our best wishes
Linda & Harold
Guest Review for The Cross Swords Inn, Grantham
More Information
AA 3 Stars InnAA Yellow StarsAA Dinner Award
Parking
On-site parking, Free parking
Types of Payment Accepted at The Cross Swords Inn
Cash (Sterling), Credit card, Debit card
Payment Cards accepted at the property
American Express Master Card Maestro Visa Visa Electron Solo 
Check-in: 2:00 PM till 9:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Policies
Children Policy: Children over 10 welcome
Smoking Policy: No smoking
Pet Policy: No pets
Cancellation Policy
Booking Terms and Conditions
Accessibility
Languages Spoken
English
Award winning Country Inn! Country Inn of the year (Camra) AA Dinner Award 2014, Certificate of Excellence 2014 (Trip Advisor).

This impressive stone building was built in the early to mid 1800’s where the landlady would provide the ale and supper, while the landlord would shoe horses and serve as the blacksmith around the rear of the establishment which now is the courtyard and car park.

This country inn has had its fair share of landlords in the past - your current hosts Francis & Linda Wood, who have owned the Cross Swords Inn since 1991, are the latest in a long line of hospitable landlords, stretching back to Edward Herring in the 1800's.
With a fine selection of good food ranging from A’la carte to country inn food. To complement the food, a good selection of ales, spirits and wines, are available.

Our accommodation is settled in the Courtyard come car park, in the grounds of the Inn, and comprise of three, well-designed, comfortable, en-suite, twin-bed roomed cottages. This makes the Cross Swords Inn an ideal place meet ,eat and to stay.

The Cross Swords Inn is located in the historical village of Skillington, which dates back to the Domesday Book. The whole area is full of interesting features of Stately Homes, Burghley House, Grimsthorpe Castle, & Belvoir Castle to name but a few. If you are a golf enthusiast, or just like to walk, the setting is perfect, for a relaxed stay in a forgotten part of Lincolnshire, just off the Viking Way.

For the more energetic, just 5 minutess from The Cross Swords Inn, is Buckminster Gliding Club, where you can buy trial flights.
Please note we do not have the facilities to accept babies and children under 10 years of age and we do not accept pets.
Style of property
Comfortable, Homely, Rustic, Secluded, Traditional
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