Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel
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Our morning began at 6:30 with breakfast, and we were back in our coach at 7:15, and sailing by 8:20.
Our first stop was at Llanfair, on the Welsh isle of Anglesey, an unashamedly tourist town. The town's official name is Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwll llantysiliogogogoch, which means St. Mary's church in the hollow of the white …
What kind of a title is that? Well, would you believe that I didn't even get to complete the name of that town in Wales! We started the day with a ferry ride back across the Irish sea. It was rather uneventful; a group of us just sat around and chatted for 3 1/2 hours. David, of course, took as many pictures as he could. I spent money in the gift …
The streets signs are impossible to see, so it has been fun navigating around the millions of tiny, narrow streets! But everyone has been really helpful and friendly.
The weather at the game was surprisingly warm. All the local at the game yesterday looked like they were going to expire in the heat! (I reckon it was about 24 deg).
... England and then had to catch another train on platform 7 to Liverpool and once again waited about 15 min. And another hour later we got to Liverpool. Our hotel was just a few blocks away (thanks Susan) so we got rid of our luggage and I was starved for some real food so walked to The Hub bar and kitchen , walked around to look at shops BUT they were all closing at 6;30! I didn't realize Europe closed so early! I guess it gives me time to blog this. Good nite at 7:03pm ...
Today I booked & paid for my flights to Australia. One way ticket! It feels amazing to say that..."one way ticket" Thinking about it fills me with a whole bag of emotions- excitement, anxiety, fear, happiness. The list goes on. It's booked, I'm going, ...
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Historical Traveler Reviews Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel
My stay in the hotel was truely memorable.We had a Fabulous weekend and enjoyed the murder mystery evening.Staff were happy to help anytime and everytime.Great value for money
Excellent service and amazing hospitality.
Stayed at Ramada Chester on the weekend of the 25th Feb, and what a fantastic stay we had. My wife and I, where celebrating our anniversary and chose Ramada Chester after staying in a Ramada in York.
This 4 Star hotel has excellent facilities, great leisure centre and pool, nice bar, and the Restaurant that was absolutely "heaving" on the satuday night, was great. Food & Service second to none. All Staff very friendly, could not fault. We as like other previous comments did stay in a studio room. Quick mention to Steven, Phil & Pille who looked after us very well.
We have just had an enjoyable weekend break at the Ramada Hotel in Chester. Having considered various options we decided on the Ramada and were not disappointed. All staff in the reception, bar and restaurant areas were extremely polite, helpful and courteous on all occasions and could not do enough to please.
Having worked for Ramada for a number of years i have stayed at many of their hotels and this is a fine example.
Excellent value, location and fabulous hospitality
From the very warm welcome, to the excellent location on the outskirts of the city..from the very comfortable well thought out modern bedroom to the relaxing leisure club..from the great bar to the superb breakfast..we really found no fault, and thought the team without exception are the best ever. Normally you find one tripping over their bottom lip, but not at Ramada. If you are looking for reasonable value and a great base, do not look any further!
Hotel had all facilities you could need for a short stay. Leisure facilities were spot on, rooms were clean with irons, tea/coffee etc. Only complaint about the rooms was they were so so hot even with radiators turned off !!
Food at breakfast and evening meals were fab, plenty of choice and plenty of food.
Only a short distance from chester with a Park & Ride service about 100yards down the road.
Would receommend to anyone for a short stay.
Stayed for one night following friends' wedding reception held in the hotel. Must say that the wedding was fab, everything ran smoothly and the service was spot on. Sat out on the patio in the garden supping champagne; lovely setting round the back. What a perfect day! Three course meal, buffet supper and breakfast was lovely. Did not spend much time in the room to be honest but they were clean and had enough of the right things like hair drier, ironing board, plenty of milk for coffee, white sheets etc. Enough for a short stay. The 4 out of 5 rating is for the room as
Room and bed very small but reception modern
The first thing I noticed about this hotel was that the reception area was very modern. It looked like it had recentely been renovated. I checked in, and then I went up to my very small room. There wasn't much room to move and the bathroom was tiny, not good when trying to have a shower. The bed was also small and my feet hanged off of the end, so I had to sleep diagonally.
The breakfast the next morning was nice, and there was nothing to complain about there.
My conclusion: good for the short people in the world. Not so good for anyone above 6 foot.
The Ramada Chester has been recently renovated and the executive studio rooms are of a good size. The standard rooms though are extremely small. Avoid this hotel at all cost if you're travelling on business as we found there are many other hotels in Chester (cheaper!) with better service and rooms. The service is absolutely appalling, everything from asking for a shower cap (no such amenity included in executive room - response was none available), a chair for work desk (surprisingly no chair in some executive rooms - response was no spare chairs) to no hot breakfast room service option (even if you are willing to pay extra).