Chester Townhouse hotel
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Hotels in Chester

Polly Checkland Harding

If you’re planning an overnight stay in the historic city of Chester, the county seat of Cheshire, it’s worth taking an overview of the wide range of hotels here. From high-end luxury to modern, spacious apartments, here’s our expert guide to the best places to stay in this incredible city.

Discover our top picks

  • 1. Hotel Indigo Chester

    Ian Jones

    Hotel Indigo Chester, Grosvenor Park Rd,, Chester, CH1 1QQ - Visit now

    Hotel Indigo Chester is the definition of a special occasion destination. Treat yourself, at least once. High-end hotels don’t get much more high-end than this.

  • 2. Chester Townhouse

    Chester Townhouse hotel
    Chester Townhouse

    Chester Townhouse, 49-51 Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH 1 1RS - Visit now

    If you’re in town on business it’s a well-priced option, but if you’re visiting Chester to see the sights, you’ll struggle to find anywhere quite as agreeable as this beautiful independent hotel.

  • 3. The Courthouse Cheshire

    Ian Jones

    The Courthouse Cheshire, Toft Rd, Knutsford, WA16 0PB - Visit now

    There aren’t many other hotels in the UK quite like The Courthouse, and considering the number of sights to visit in this wonderful corner of the North, this is well worth a special visit, with or without pets.

  • 4. The Chester Grosvenor

    The Chester Grosvenor Hotel
    Courtesy of The Chester Grosvenor

    The Chester Grosvenor, Eastgate, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 1LT - Visit now

    The award-winning five-star Chester Grosvenor hotel has been welcoming guests since 1865 and remains one of the finest hotels in the UK.

  • 5. Oddfellows

    Oddfellows hotel, Chester
    Courtesy of Oddfellows Chester

    Oddfellows, 20 Lower Bridge Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 1RS - Visit now

    Oddfellows hotel inhabits a quirky Georgian townhouse right bang in the middle of Chester, only moments away from the river.

  • 6. Edgar House

    Edgar House hotel, Chester
    Courtesy of Edgar House

    Edgar House, 22 City Walls, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 1SB - Visit now

    Edgar House is Chester’s award-winning premier luxury hotel. Packed with stunning Georgian period features, this spot is for adults only.

  • 7. Roomzzz Aparthotel Chester City

    Roomzzz Aparthotel Chester City
    Courtesy of Roomzzz Aparthotel Chester City

    Roomzzz Aparthotel Chester City, Norroy House, Nuns Road, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2LJ - Visit now

    Roomzzz Aparthotel Chester City offer 64 modern, spacious serviced apartments to choose from, including five stunning Penthouse Suites.

  • 8. Stone Villa

    Stone Villa hotel, Chester
    Courtesy of Stone Villa

    Stone Villa, 3 Stone Place, Hoole, Chester, Cheshire, CH2 3NR - Visit now

    The Stone Villa hotel, built around 1850, is located in an attractive suburb just 0.8 miles from the centre of the city and its famous walls.

  • 9. Abode Chester

    Abode Hotel Chester

    Abode Chester, Grosvenor Rd,, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2DJ - Visit now

    Abode Chester offers unique and stylish accommodation in the heart of the city, close to England’s oldest working racecourse.

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