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    Gateway to Wales Hotel

    Welsh Road | Sealand, Deeside, Chester CH5 2HX, England
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          Overview
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Where do I begin! Firstly the hotel we booked changed names but we were sent no notification at all. Led to believe the hotel was in Nth Chester but in fact it was in Wales! Spent far too long looking for a hotel name that...More

          Thank Annette M
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Stayed for four nights on a B&B basis a comfortable hotel with plenty to offer. The staff are welcoming and friendly and the hotel is very clean although a bit dated in places with a referb due in particular the bathrooms, not many take baths...More

          Thank Grumpa25
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We arrived at 3pm for check in , the first thing I sensed on arrival was the musty smell and at that time I decided that I was not going to eat there . Staff in reception were very pleasant and check in was fast...More

          Thank J8305RCjulier
          Response from Grahame C, Guest Relations Manager at Gateway to Wales Hotel

          Dear J8305Cjulier Firstly I would like to thank you for your review of Gateway to Wales Hotel. I am very disappointed that you found our hotel not to be as pleasant as expected. We do pride ourselves with improving our service provided to all guests,...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We were a little worried about staying here after reading some of the reviews but we couldn't fault this Hotel at all, the staff were extremely helpful and welcoming. Our room was clean and a decent size, unfortunately the mattress dipped quite majorly in the...More

          Thank H W
          Response from Grahame C, Guest Relations Manager at Gateway to Wales Hotel

          Dear H W, Firstly I would like to thank you for your review of Gateway to Wales Hotel. I am pleased you found your stay enjoyable and our services offered. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Gemma Wiggins...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          For a Day's inn hotel i was pleasantly surprised how nice this place is. Room was modern, very clean and bathroom was Imaculate. The hotel has adecent sized pool and staff were super friendly, helpfull and efficient. I would have given it 5 stars but...More

          Thank JOANNE G
          Response from Grahame C, Guest Relations Manager at Gateway to Wales Hotel

          Dear Joanne G, Firstly I would like to thank you for your review of Gateway to Wales Hotel. I am pleased you found your stay enjoyable and our services offered. As we are situated along side an A road there may be some noise from...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Conference Facilities
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Breakfast Available
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$58 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 Best Value Hotel in Chester
          • #7 Family Hotel in Chester
          • #8 Business Hotel in Chester
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 40
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          • Gateway To Wales Hotel Chester, England
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          mellow52
          please can you advise how long it would take to drive to chester zoo, would the journey be affected by rush hour traffic, as we would like a full day at the zoo. many thanks
          19 March 2017|
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          Response from 10DJW10 | Reviewed this property |
          It's about 15 minutes drive away, 5-10 minutes longer if traffic.
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          Spanish-finds
          Hi. We're staying here as part of a wowcher Chester zoo deal... I've seen a few people say get the bus to town... how far is it to the shops & pubs? Is a bus the only option or is it walkable? Thanks
          5 March 2017|
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          Response from Birchma1 | Reviewed this property |
          Hi if you are going into Chester then bus is a must and best option to far to walk it's not to expensive around £4 return and bus stop is outside hotel and run regular Cheshire oaks outlet ellsmere port is not as accessible... More
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          Loiswoodcock
          Hi where is nice to eat near here. I want somewhere nice as its for my 18th
          13 January 2017|
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          Response from LoonyPrune | Reviewed this property |
          I'd get the bus into Chester. It's a pound so great value. We enjoyed the food at the hotel but for your 18th, go somewhere special and use the cheap hotel as a base!
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