Hotels in Cheshire

Ian Jones, Food and Drink Editor

When it comes to Cheshire, including Chester, Crewe, Macclesfield and other stunning areas around an hour’s drive from Manchester, many of the oldest hotels come complete with their own backstory. Take The Courthouse in Knutsford, a former – you guessed it – court house, which now offers a fascinating and dog-friendly overnight stay. Or the fabulous Chester Townhouse, a charming independent hotel at the heart of this wonderful, historic city.

To make life easy when it comes to booking, here’s our expert guide to the best places to stay.

  • 1. 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.

  • 2. Oddfellows

    Oddfellows hotel, Chester
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    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.

  • 3. Shrigley Hall Hotel

    Shrigley Hall Hotel & Spa

    Shrigley Hall Hotel, Shrigley Rd,, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 5SB - Visit now

    The Shrigley Hall Hotel and Spa is an elegant Georgian country house, set in 262 acres of grounds on the edge of the Peak District National Park.

  • 4. Crewe Hall

    Crewe Hall
    Courtesy of Crewe Hall

    Crewe Hall, Weston Road, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 6UZ - Visit now

    Crewe Hall is a 17th century mansion and Grade I listed hotel surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens in the heart of Cheshire.

  • 5. 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.

  • 6. Mottram Hall

    Mottram Hall Cheshire

    Mottram Hall, Wilmslow Road, Mottram, Cheshire, SK10 4QT - Visit now

    For those looking for luxury, Mottram Hall is a hotel, spa, restaurant and golf course set within 270 acres of landscaped gardens.

  • 7. Roomzzz Aparthotel Chester City

    Roomzzz Aparthotel Chester City
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    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. Hollin House Hotel

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    Hollin House Hotel, Jackson Ln, Bollington,, Macclesfield, West Yorkshire, SK10 5BG - Visit now

    Originally built in 1870, Hollin House Hotel & Restaurant is located just outside of the historic town of Bollington, and a short five minute drive from Macclesfield.

  • 9. Stone Villa

    Stone Villa hotel, Chester
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    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.

  • 10. The Waverley Hotel

    The Waverley Hotel
    Courtesy of The Waverley Hotel, Crewe

    The Waverley Hotel, 9 Pedley Street, Crewe, Cheshire, CW2 7AA - Visit now

    The Waverley Hotel is an independent hotel close to Crewe town centre offering a unique, budget-friendly stay.

  • 11. Mill Hotel & Spa

    Mill Hotel & Spa, Chester
    Image from the The Mill Hotel Chester

    Mill Hotel & Spa, Milton Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 3NF - Visit now

    Situated on an historic Roman site the Mill Hotel & Spa was opened by its present owners in 1987 and the building dates from 1830.

  • 12. Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa

    Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa
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    Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa, Main Road, Worleston, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 6DQ - Visit now

    Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa holds four AA Red Stars for a Country House Hotel with 70 well-appointed bedrooms, event suites, restaurant and spa.

  • 13. 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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