The vibrant and historic city of Chester has more than enough attractions to entice visitors to stay for more than just one day – in fact it’s an ideal weekend destination – so why not complete your trip in style with a stay in one of the best hotels in the city?

Hoole Road is the perfect location to explore the best of everything Chester has to offer. Close to the all the main attractions, chic shopping areas, impressive night hot spots and fabulous restaurants – yet far enough away to be a restful retreat from the buzz of the city – Hoole Road makes the perfect base for your stay, and it’s here you will find some of the best hotels and B&Bs in the area. Here’s our overview of some of the best.

Bowman Lodge

Whether you are looking for somewhere to stay for a business trip or planning a romantic weekend away, this beautiful Victorian house is the perfect choice. Tastefully decorated, this friendly, family run B&B has rooms of the highest standards. Each room features a luxurious en-suite bathroom and colour TV – and when you wake up refreshed and ready to explore the city you can start your day with a delicious freshly prepared full English breakfast courtesy of owners Mike and Jayne who will make you feel like part of the family.

The Dene Hotel

With The Racecourse, Chester Zoo, Blue Planet Aquarium and the shopping haven of Cheshire Oaks just a few minutes away , The Dene Hotel Chester has everything you need to make it an ideal base for your Chester city break. All of the 53 en-suite rooms offer a welcome place to rest your head after a busy day at work, sightseeing or shopping, and the function rooms are perfect for business conferences or family events. Complete your stay by enjoying a drink with friends in the comfortable bar – the perfect place to unwind – or by sampling some delicious dishes in the hotel restaurant cooked fresh to order using quality local ingredients.

The Comfort Inn Chester

From the moment you arrive at Comfort Inn Chester, the staff go out of their way to welcome you and help you to relax and feel at home. Not only is this hotel conveniently located within walking distance of the city centre, it also offers peaceful accommodation as fantastic amenities including luggage storage, a 24 hour reception and a garden where you can take a breath of fresh air and relax. Rooms are modern and feature cable / satellite channels, in-room dining areas and en-suite bathrooms.

Chester Court Hotel

This affordable hotel is just a five-minute drive away from the centre of Chester and offers everything you expect from a larger hotel, with the charm & attentiveness of a small B&B. The hotel benefits from 20 comfortable rooms, and features a traditional lounge where guests can enjoy a quiet little oasis away from the hustle a bustle of our busy city, as well as a contemporary bar with a wide range of spirits and bottled beers, and an attractive garden. It’s an ideal place to stay for both business and leisure, and the fantastic breakfast selection made with fresh local produce ensures won’t go away hungry!

Cheltenham Lodge

This luxurious B&B was originally built in the 1893 by Lord Kilmory for Chester’s elite and it still retains its fabulous period features with the added benefit of all the modern essentials in each of its 5 spacious and comfortable en suite rooms such as free WIFI, LCD television, DVD and CD players. Attention to detail is key here, and each en-suite room has been carefully decorated and furnished to the highest standards, to ensure guests have the upmost comfort during their stay. Breakfasts are carefully prepared too, providing an excellent choice of freshly cooked quality local ingredients available served in pleasant surroundings.

Oaklands Hotel Chester

It’s a restaurant, pub and hotel all in one – which makes a stay at The Oaklands Hotel comfortable, convenient and enjoyable. The hotel features a range of quality facilities and services, and clean restful rooms to come back to after a day exploring the historic city of Chester. In the evening, the lounge bar provides a great spot to relax and sample a tipple before bed time. This hotel offers great value and free parking only a few minutes walk from the heart of the action.