See below for Information about taxis from the airports to Swinton Park.
Our helipad co-ordinates are Lat: N 54:12:46 Long: W 001:40:29 O.S. Landranger SE213797. Please call us prior to arrival to book a landing with us, and advise of your anticipated departure time.
Travel to Swinton Park by helicopter with Multiflight
Multiflight’s first class helicopter charter service to and from the hotel offers the ultimate in luxury, comfort and safety. Multiflight will take care of all the arrangements for you, and you will land on Swinton Park’s own helicopter landing pad within the hotel grounds. The company offers a fleet of charter helicopters, including two luxurious Dauphins, which can seat up to nine passengers.
Tel: +44 (0)113 238 7166
Manchester Airport to Thirsk (direct)
Arriva booking line: 08457 222 333
Please contact reception (01765 680900) if you need a taxi booking.
The approximate costs and journey times to Swinton Park from the following destinations are:
- Teeside Airport: £53; 45 minutes
- Leeds Airport: £55; 45 minutes
- Manchester Airport: £145; 2 hours
- Doncaster/Sheffield : £125; 1.5 hours
- Thirsk Station: £23; 25 minutes
Chauffeur Driven Car Service
If you would prefer to travel in a chauffeur-driven car, we recommend the Yorkshire Chauffeur Company. Howard Smelt-Webb and his colleague Darren Thompson operate two black Range Rovers, licensed and insured to carry four passengers in luxury and comfort. The elevated position of the Range Rover will enable you to see over the hedges and walls, offering you a full view of the countryside during your journey.
Please contact reception (01765 680900) to make a booking for you. Guideline prices for collection and travel to Swinton Park are below:
- Thirsk railway station – £45
- Northallerton railway station – £45
- Harrogate railway station – £55
- York railway station – £90
- Teeside Airport – £75
- Leeds/Bradford Airport – £90
- Newcastle Airport – £140
- Doncaster/Sheffield Airport – £145
- Manchester Airport – £160
- Heathrow Airport – £300
The Kitchen Gossip
Life is buzzing in the cookery school. We are on a high after being selected as finalists for the British Cookery School Awards for the second year running and are in full swing with our Christmas Cookery courses.
Our 2014 cookery course programme and calendar are now on the website with a wide variety of courses to suit all levels of ability. See Adult Courses for more details. If you are travelling from further afield, don’t forget that we offer a special Cookery School accommodation rate for those attending courses. See our Special Offers & Packages page for details.
NEW! Short Cookery Courses
We are also launching new Thursday Cookery Club Mornings and Supper Evenings in 2014, to enable those with busy lifestyles to improve their culinary skills in ‘bite size’ sessions – you will learn the techniques to create a classic dish in just an hour, which you’ll then sit down to enjoy for lunch or dinner. Click the links above for more details.
Please click Calendar to review our full diary of 2014 activities. This gives the dates for all our hotel events such as Garden Lunches, Wine Appreciation Lunches and Gourmet Weekends as well as Cookery Courses and Chef’s Tables.