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Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and Spa

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Cobblers Cross Lane, Tarporley CW6 0DJ England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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For 2 years we had been for the Xmas party night at this hotel. Golf beforehand - which was excellent - golf course condition for December was in great condition. Evening meal was just ok - but catering for large numbers is difficult however most...More

Thank peawack_9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Macdonald Portal Hotel for a short stay at the end of November 2018. Utilising one of the hotel's offers. We were booked for B&B but added an evening meal to the booking. We were welcomed by the reception staff, who were...More

Thank songs2play
Response from GMPortal, General Manager at Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and SpaResponded yesterday

Dear songs2play Thanks so much for the fantastic review! I was thrilled to read your feedback following your recent stay at the end of November and that you were able to make use of one of our fantastic offers ahead of coming to visit us....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a brilliant girls' spa weekend in November. Great facilities including steam rooms, saunas etc. and the massage was one of the best I've had! Lovely food too. Really attentive service from the ladies on the front desk.More

Thank svan35
Response from GMPortal, General Manager at Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Svan35 Thanks so much for the fantastic review following your recent Spa weekend with us at Macdonald Portal Hotel & Spa. I was absolutely delighted with your feedback and will be sure to pass on your kind comments to our wonderful ladies on reception....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed for one night bed breakfast and evening meal and the food was very good,small portions but thats the norm i suppose in these sort of hotels. the ladies had a spa treatment while the men played golf and all of us were very...More

Thank EnglandGeoff
Response from GMPortal, General Manager at Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear EnglandGeoff Thanks very much for the positive review following your "chill out" stay with us. Thank you for your feedback regarding our bar prices and food quality, I assure you that we use all of our customer comments to continually drive forward our product...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a nice night away with my wife and had a game of golf on the championship course. dinner bed and breakfast. food was very good upgraded to a better room for £40, not to many people around the hotel bar prices were a bit...More

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Response from GMPortal, General Manager at Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear happyholiday57 Thanks so much for the positive review following your recent visit to Macdonald Portal. I am really pleased that you enjoyed your break with us and that you found time to enjoy a round of golf on our wonderful Championship course! I do...More

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About
Description
Set within the heart of the Cheshire Countryside yet within easy access from the main motorways and towns, The Macdonald Portal Hotel,Golf and Spa is the perfect base to explore Cheshire and its many attractions and More places of interest. Whether you are visiting for a pampering experience in the luxurious Spa, a round of golf on one of the two challenging golf courses or indeed a gourmet break enjoying the finest foods in 2 AA Rosette Ranulf Restaurant, Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa has something to offer for the entire family. Portal is also the home of the first Lee Westwood Golf School in the UK and offers a combination of three golf courses and an onsite golf academy. The conference and banqueting facilities have hosted many a prestigious event and both the Castle and Waterstone Suites offer the most wonderful venue for the perfect wedding celebration. A venue for all occasions, the hotel offers 85 sumptuous bedrooms, a state of the art Health, Fitness and Beauty Spa which includes an 18 meter swimming pool, advanced Technogym equipment and a thermal suite with rock sauna, aroma steam bath, ice room and salt infusion sauna. Why not dine in our fine restaurant with its 2 AA rosettes and views across the Cheshire plains. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
85
Price range
USD 99 - USD 223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf Hotel Tarporley
,
Macdonald Portal Tarporley
,
Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf And Spa Tarporley, UK - Cheshire
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Tarporley
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
85
Price range
USD 99 - USD 223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf Hotel Tarporley
,
Macdonald Portal Tarporley
,
Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf And Spa Tarporley, UK - Cheshire
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Tarporley
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Traveller (294)
Room & Suite (59)
Dining (11)
Pool & Beach (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
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ClaireabelleRed
24 February 2018|
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Response from James P |
Hi Claire. It is a foot treatment including- a foot soak,foot scrub, foot massage heated booties and a scalp massage. It's absolutely amazing! Hope that you enjoy! :)
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alison w
16 September 2017|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
No, and I don't know anyone who has - sorry.
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EmmaLouise2612
17 July 2017|
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Response from Michael O | Reviewed this property |
Yes it has wifi and it is free
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Room Tips
"Lovely view from rooms on 2nd floor. Room was large and comfortable."
601nickh
11 Oct. 2018
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KennyKoala
8 Oct. 2018
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KateRussell
7 Oct. 2018
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20 Aug. 2018
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