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Ye Olde King's Head

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“the pub”(93 reviews)
“haunted room”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice selection of beers on tap. Real fire was excellent and found this pub to be really cosy. Good location near the river and close to the city centre of Chester. Live band was on a Friday night so they do reserve tables to make...More

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Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Owner at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for the great review all positive, its a shame we only got 3/5 we would love to know where it could be improved. Regards, Harry

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

arrived Thursday 29th april, wet & cold outside but lovely & warm & welcoming in the Kings head. We had room 6 very good room spacious & clean as a new pin. The pub had entertainment on Friday evening, guitar vocalist very good & on...More

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Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Owner at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you so much for the lovely review, Its great to hear such positive comments about the staff, Hope to see you again soon. Regards, Harry (Now you know what I do) ha ha

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food, beer atmosphere is like a real pub It’s a town pub worth a visit Matt Derb.......served us like locals, we were and I knew his dad!!! Great food and service even when you don’t know them :-) Had a great time!

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Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Owner at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for your kind review, We do try and make it home from home here. Hopefully we'll see you again in the future. Kind regards, Harry

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived on a very busy Easter weekend. Soon as we walked in I loved it. We checked in and showed our room. The room we had was lovely, on the small side but very cosy and it's the best 2 nights sleep me and my...More

Thank Denise P
Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Owner at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Denise and Mark, What a great review!! I'm so glad you shared such a special occasion with us, it was an absolute pleasure having you stay here. Hope to see you again soon. Harry

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just come back from a two night stay. Lovely place very welcoming with open fires. Staff fantastic always happy to have a chat. Did not eat there only had breakfast which was included with price. This was very good and was in a lovely room...More

1  Thank Alison F
Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, Owner at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Alison, Thank you for your lovely review, Sorry you didn't sleep well the first night, but i can assure we only have pleasant ghosts! ha ha Hope you visit us again. Kind regards, Harry

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USD 98 - USD 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 98 - USD 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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susan l
10 March 2018|
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Response from OldeKingsHeadChester | Property representative |
Its about a 15-20 minute walk, from the train station, i would recommend you get a taxi if you have luggage.
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Deedee8366
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
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Kelly D
18 July 2017|
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Response from OldeKingsHeadChester | Property representative |
Hi We have a hair dryer in each room and irons are available on request :)
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"Room 6 has a bath tub"
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"Room 6 is the most haunted room."
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"Rooms 4-6 possible ghostly experience."
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"It is a pub - lively and occasionally loud, but we had no problems in room 4"
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