Local Attractions

Within a half hour drive of our hotel, the range of attractions and things to do is amazing. ‎For those in need of some retails therapy, Cheshire Oaks, Chester city centre and Liverpool ‎One are all within easy reach. The UK’s biggest and best zoo is nearby, as is Blue Planet ‎aquarium. North Wales coastline and the Wirral beaches are also within a short drive of the ‎hotel. ‎

Chester Zoo

With over 21,000 animals, spread over 125 acres, the award winning Chester Zoo is an absolute must if you are visiting the hotel. The UK’s biggest and best zoo is only 6 miles away from the hotel.

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Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet

Located just 2 miles from the hotel, the UK’s largest outlet village has over 145 boutiques, restaurants and bars. Highlights range from athletic labels, like Nike and Adidas, and high-street favourites, like Marks & Spencer and Next, to a selection of iconic fashion brands, including Burberry, Polo, Michael Kors and Hugo Boss.

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Chester Races

Britain’s oldest racecourse, with nearly 500 years of history of holding race meetings on the ‘Roodee’. With 13 dates across the year, be sure to take in one of the highlights of the Cheshire summer. A great day out for groups, couples and families and only 7 miles from the hotel.

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The delightful and picturesque roman city is only 7 miles from the hotel. Park and ride, bus services and train services connect us locally to Chester. Walking around the Roman walls, taking in the banks of the river Dee and enjoying some of the amazing restaurants and bars are just some of the must do things in Chester. For those needing some retail therapy, Chester is awash with shops and boutiques for you to spend your money.

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The 2008 European Capital of Culture is only 15 miles from Ellesmere Port. Home of the Beatles, home of Liverpool FC & Everton FC and home of the iconic Mersey Ferry. For a great day or night out, use the train which is a short walk from the hotel and takes you into the heart of the city centre.

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National Waterways Museum

Located a short 5 minute walk from the hotel and sitting at the point where the Shropshire Union Canal meets the Manchester Ship Canal and the River Mersey is the National Waterways Museum, Ellesmere Port. The museum looks after one of the greatest collection of historic boats in the world and by using interactive and virtual reality technology, you can truly experience what it was like to live and work on these great waterways

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