Uniquely Swinton

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Garden tour with a dame

Join celebrated gardener Dame Susan Cunliffe-Lister for a two course garden lunch, garden talk over coffee and a guided tour of the grounds at Swinton Park Hotel.

Tour with the Deer Ranger

Discover the Deer Park in a personal tour with the Deer Ranger. Your experienced guide will take you around the Deer Park, set in the grounds of Swinton Park Hotel, where you’ll see the large wild fallow deer herd.

Cream Tea and Falconry Display

Experience a 30-minute flying demonstration in the grounds of Swinton Park Hotel, followed by cream tea for two served with a warm home-made scone, clotted cream and locally made preserves.

Cricket on the front lawn

Watch the hotel’s cricket team play on the wicket in front of the turret at Swinton Park Hotel. Available on selected dates throughout the summer, you can watch them play as you soak up the view and the summer sunshine.

Compete to win a game of laser clay shooting

Hold a deactivated and high-tech version of a shotgun, firing invisible infrared beams onto clay targets launched at different angles and speeds. The scoreboard will tell us who was bang on, and who was off-beam – designed for a little friendly competition!

Go Wild Swimming in a North Yorkshire lake

Swimming ‘wild’ is incredibly beneficial to your wellbeing; both physically and mentally.

Play golf on a course loved by Bing Crosby

Founded in 1895, Masham Golf Club is a beautiful nine-hole parkland course, dissected by the River Burn, set half a mile from Swinton Park. A favourite of singer Bing Crosby, the course is made up of sloping greens, elevated areas undulating fairways and picturesque views from every tee.

Personal Swinton Estate tour with the head gamekeeper

A family picnic on a private island

Fishing on the Earl of Swinton's private beat

Fish on the Earl of Swinton's private beat on the River Burn in Masham. The River Burn flows through the heart of the Estate, rising on Masham Moor and flowing down through Colsterdale, past the villages of Healey and Fearby and joining the River Ure just south of Masham. It offers a truly wild fishing experience.

Yoga in the woodland at Swinton Bivouac

Stay on the Swinton Estate

The opulent Swinton Park Hotel; a range of self-catering Country Houses and Cottages lie close to Swinton Park Hotel; and Swinton Bivouac, a fabulously off-grid glamping experience on the edge of Swinton’s vast moorland.


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