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The Bull and Stirrup Hotel

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Room & Suite (3)
Dining (1)


Built in the mid-nineteenth century, this ideally placed hotel and pub is situated just 50 metres from the Roman Wall. A minutes walk away you'll find Chester's vibrant City Centre that provides a wide selection of bars, restaurants and shops to suit all tastes. Additionally, we are just a 5 minute walk from the Chester Race Course providing the perfect place to stay for any event.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
Centrally Located


Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
109Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
38Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
28Room tips
Traveller rating
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  • English
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Absolutely clean, warm friendly and welcoming.! Excellent facilities and service. Breakfast not included however cheap and tasty. Car parking not included but nearby and £6.50 over night - cheap Absolutely loved Chester city and also the retail park.
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Pescatarians be aware. Same fat sausage as fish. Surely this isn't allowed. What if you are a pescatarians i.e. don't eat me. Make sure you ask when ordering. This is cross contamination. Fish should be fried in separate fat
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We initially went in for just drinks but ended up going for dinner. I ordered the steak with fried eggs and at £10 including a drink you can’t go wrong for value as the steak was a big piece and beautifully cooked. My Husband ordered the Empire State Burger and my Daughter a
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Staying nearby visited this spoons on Monday Club. Staff warm and welcoming especially the manageress. A decent selection of real ales well kept and good pub grub as ever. However visited Tuesday lunchtime and sat at a table for 4 at a time when it was extremely quiet. Yet a
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Loved the hotel and the convenience. Only mild criticism would be that it's unfortunate that you have to battle with people coming up to the toilets when entering and leaving the rooms. Would stay here again though.
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large comfy bed
Is there parking near hotel?
There is. About a 2min walk away. Cheap as well. Secure overnight as well.
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Hello, the hotel is about 10-15 minutes walking distance from the train station. Regards
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It is easy to get the bus from most areas, the majority of which stop at the Tesco Express, only 1-2 minutes walk.
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I’d definitely stay here again and the breakfast is great, as are the staff. A little gem in Chester
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where to park
Delamere Street
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"Rooms on second floor are quieter"
"there are no quiet rooms,to many doors banging."
"Floor 2 very quiet"
"Stayed in 103 ..end of corridor ..nice and quiet ..this site would not let me rate hotel ..but would say excellent for all .."
"All rooms are upstairs and there is no elevator but help is available for luggage."
US$82 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandChester
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