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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Hotel is perfectly located within Chester. Literally a 5 minute walk into the city centre. Rooms a decent size, must state we were travelling with an active 9 month old, and despite the room being decent, through no fault of the hotel itself, the room was not really suitable for a curious marauding infant! Travel cot provided and of decent...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service and...

Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2015

Perfectly placed for a 5 minute walk into the city centre. Good sized rooms, staff very friendly and it all comes with buffet style breakfast that is eat as much as you want and free parking. well done Holiday inn express.

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service and...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 11 April 2015

The hotel is situated right next to the racecourse. Good parking and close to the city centre. Rooms are OK for the price. Typical Holiday Inn Express rooms. Breakfast is pretty standard. It gets 4 stars instead of 3 due to the attentive, helpful and extremely polite staff. They are a credit to the hotel. Keep up the good work.

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service and...

Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

We only stayed one night but it was a nice hotel, we had never stayed in a Holiday Inn before but we will definitely be staying in one again. The room was tidy the bed was comfy and it had free wifi that actually worked unlike other hotels. They had free parking and the breakfast on offer was very filling....

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and also enjoyed our breakfast, which is sourced locally with award winning sausages. Once again thank you for your recent review and we hope to welcome you back soon....

St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2015

Parking in Chester can be a problem, whereas this hotel is just a few minutes walk from many of the attractions of Chester; importantly it has free car parking. The room was tidy and well appointed with a nice view over the racecourse. The breakfast was very busy, you got typical Holiday Inn breakfast although lacking bacon. The problem was...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us here at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. Our breakfast is brand standard continental with local produce and three hot options of...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Could not get into my normal hotel in Chester, so booked this hoping would be of a good standard as looked new. But it has not worn well ! Room was ok, but bed awful, doors slam shut and no sound proofing so can hear every single person that walks past your room ! And woken with every alarm on...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us here at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We have just recently started the refurbishment of rooms and purchase of new beds, I am sorry to hear that you did not experience one of these rooms. Once again thank you for your recent review and we hope to...

Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

Stayed on a sunday night fantastic place so near eveything the room are undergoing a refurbishment which to be fair is needed but still the rooms are clean plenty of hot water every thing you need. Breakfast is included hot and cold and its great staff were very helpful check in and out was easy, look forward to going again

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us here at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. I am pleased to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service and will be sure to pass these comments on to the team. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast, which is sourced locally...

Devon
Reviewed 29 March 2015

I stayed for three nights whist visiting family. Very easy check in. I arrived early but my room was ready. Rooms very clean. The breakfast was a lovely surprise and very appetizing. Only a short walk into Chester itself. Overall a very pleasant stay.

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us here at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre, in order for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast, which is...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Stayed for a couple of nights on business. The good selling point about the hotel is its location and abundance of parking places, which is always handy when visiting Chester. The room was clean etc as you'd expect when staying at a chain hotel. Breakfast was included, but was on the disappointing side - the orange juice was watery, the...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us here at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre, in order for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. The breakfast does consist of three hot options as brand standard of...

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2015

The hotel is in an ideal location,just a short walk into town,we parked our car,and had no need to move it until our departure. The staff were very friendly and helpful,the room a good size,the bed was comfortable,and the bathroom and shower great. It was a buffet breakfast,no fried eggs or bacon,but everything else.

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Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us here at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre, in order for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Combine good value with a great location at Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse, the only hotel within the racecourse's grounds.Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse is a completely non smoking hotel and just 5 minutes from Chester's historic city centre, putting quaint cobbled streets and an array of shops and restaurants within walking distance. Wake up to our complimentary breakfast and enjoy discounts on dinner at the racecourse's smart Restaurant 1539. You'll also benefit from complimentary onsite parking and complimentary wireless Internet in the hotel's public areas.We're a 5-minute drive from major companies in Chester Business Park, and 15 minutes from Deeside Industrial Park. You can hold training days for up to 25 people in Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse's 2 meeting rooms. Feel free to plan your presentation in our 24-hour self-service Business Centre.We're the closest hotel to Chester Racecourse, making us an ideal choice for your day at the races. Soak up Chester's rich history with a stroll down picturesque Watergate Street where grand Georgian buildings nestle alongside fine antique shops. Explore the city's Roman walls to enjoy views over the Cheshire countryside.Ask our friendly staff about Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse's packages for discounted entry to local attractions. You can meet and mingle with friends at our bar at the end of a day's sightseeing.Please contact the hotel directly for group bookings and race day packages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse

Address: The Racecourse New Crane Street, Chester CH1 2LY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Chester
Price Range: $103 - $255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse 3*
Number of rooms: 97
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Holiday Inn Express Chester-Racecourse Hotel Chester
Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse England
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Chester
#14 Romantic Hotel in Chester
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