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    Ye Olde King's Head

    48-50 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
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    “the pub” (88 reviews)
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    24 Dec.25 Dec.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    My friend and I stayed at Ye Olde Kings Head last week when visiting Chester for the Christmas Market and general sightseeing and shopping. We booked 2 nights and was looking forward to maybe a visit from the paranormal, but sadly this wasn't the case....More

    Thank Gina B
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Popped into this pub as it was opposite our hotel. Loved it, it was so characterful inside, warm, cosy decoration, beams, fires burning and Christmas tree and lights made it homely. Had lunch and drinks and the food was very good, tasty. Lovely atmosphere. Staff...More

    Thank KirstyJH3
    Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Supervisor at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 4 days ago

    To KirstyJH3 Thank you for leaving such a nice review. Its always nice to see someone appreciating how building! We hope to see you again. Many thanks Jack

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Convenient and reasonably priced place to stay in the city. Staff very hospitable and welcoming. Food in the restaurant was very nice and good value. We enjoyed our 2 night break. The rooms were perfectly adequate with lovely clean bed linen and fresh towels everyday....More

    Thank Tracey L
    Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Supervisor at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 4 days ago

    To Tracey L Thank you for taking the time to leave us a lovely review. We look forward to having you back. Many thanks Jack

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed here when we visited Chester for a friend's wedding reception. The staff were very helpful when we arrived and couldn't find it straight away. Parking is very tight and we ended up parking up the road, although it was free so that helped!...More

    Thank 269AmyD22
    Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Supervisor at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 4 days ago

    To 269AmyD22 Thank you for all your positive comments, we are glad you enjoyed your stay. We are disappointed in the comment of small rooms as we have not had that mentioned before. We cannot alter the room size either due to us being a...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Myself and several friends visit this fine establishment on a regular basis. The premises have a real old world feel and the staff are friendly and accommodating. The food is of a good standard and prices are reasonable.

    Thank 318byrom
    Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Supervisor at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 4 days ago

    To 318byrom Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review. We look forward to seeing you again. Many thanks Jack

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    21 August 2017|
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    Response from OldeKingsHeadChester | Property representative |
    Hey Dee Fantastic to hear you liked your experience here at Ye Olde Kings Head. To book to stay with either go to Booking,com or Lateroom,com. Alternatively to can book with us directly but we require a 50% deposit when... More
    Kelly D
    18 July 2017|
    Response from OldeKingsHeadChester | Property representative |
    Hi We have a hair dryer in each room and irons are available on request :)
    15 May 2017|
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    Response from lorrylos | Reviewed this property |
    parking is free but only 3 or 4 spaces more with double parking. there is a multi storey 5 minutes away which was about £13 per day
    Room Tips
    "It is a pub - lively and occasionally loud, but we had no problems in room 4"
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    "Room 4 at a guess"
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    "Even though we had a road-facing room there was little noise at night."
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    "We had a front room and were not bothered by noise at all."
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