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    Gateway to Wales Hotel

    Welsh Road | Sealand, Deeside, Chester CH5 2HX, England
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    08/10/2017 09/10/2017
    Savings alert: 19% below average rate

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    Traveller (61)
    Room & Suite (131)
    Dining (18)
    • Excellent20%
    • Very good34%
    • Average23%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible9%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Fitness centre
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    8 Oct.9 Oct.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 494 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We had a one night stay here while Christmas shopping in Chester. The room was clean and comfortable and the staff very friendly and helpful. We didn't eat here but did have a drink in the bar which was relaxing. Would stay again.

    Thank 2805fj
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    One of the worst hotels I have ever stayed in. Not worth the money - we booked 4 rooms for two nights and 3 of the rooms smelt smoky (we booked non smoking rooms as 3 of our party are children) and all 4 rooms...More

    Thank Sarah M
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The first thing we noticed was a small car park so be prepared to park out on the road! The staff are very friendly and helpful. The restaurant is comfortable and a decent menu. Food nicely cooked. Breakfast is freshly cooked to order which is...More

    Thank Ronald P
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Me and a friend stayed at the hotel for one night as we visited Chester zoo. I was a bit skeptical about staying here but I was pleasantly surprised. Obviously, it's not a high end hotel, but you get what you pay for and I...More

    Thank Becky T
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I'd like to share with you our experience at The Gateway to Wales. My wife and I arrived after a long journey to stay just the one night. First thing the room looked out on to the swimming pool.(room 103) So privacy would have been...More

    Thank malvachat
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    • 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
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Price range
    • USD 62 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #7 Family Hotel in Chester
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Cheshire >
    • Chester
    • Also Known As
    • Gateway To Wales Chester ,
    • Hotel Gateway To Wales
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    Traveller (61)
    Room & Suite (131)
    Dining (18)
    Pool & Beach (14)
    Hotel & Grounds (84)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (8)
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    20 March 2017|
    Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
    It's about 15 minutes drive away, 5-10 minutes longer if traffic.
    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
    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!
    Room Tips
    "Rooms on the "park" side are quieter."
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    "Could do with Air conditioning in the room. Cant open windows due to the main road"
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    "no road view"
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    "Ask for the quiet side!"
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