Holiday Inn Express Racecourse - Chester

The Race Course, New Crane Street, Chester, United Kingdom, CH1 2LY  show map
 3 stars
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Holiday Inn Express Racecourse - Chester

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Holiday Inn Express Racecourse boasts positioning close to Chester Zoo, Beeston Castle and Ellesmere Port, offering 97 rooms and featuring a tennis court and a golf course. Featuring Roman architecture, the hotel is welcoming guests since 2003.

The property lies within 50 meters from Grosvenor Museum, Chester Racecourse and Chester Castle. Holiday Inn Express Racecourse is within about 10 minutes' walk of the center of Chester.

Churches, museums and the cathedral are set within walking distance.

The property enjoys beautiful location within a 10-minute drive to Chester airport.

Rooms

All rooms in Holiday Inn Express Racecourse are fitted with free Wi-Fi, an iron with ironing board, direct dial phone, TV and heating. The bright rooms feature the river view. Guests can also use an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers available in each room.

Eat & Drink

The hotel serves a buffet breakfast from 06:30 till 10:30. Local dishes are offered in the ideal on-site restaurant.

Services

Business facilities include a business center, a photocopier and a meeting room to suit the needs of business travelers.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   97.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Tennis

Services

  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 19 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

The Race Course, New Crane Street, Chester, United Kingdom, CH1 2LY

Get directions
City Center
  • Chester
    1000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Chester Train Station
    4600 ft
  • Bus stop
    2700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    97

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChesterHoliday Inn Express Racecourse

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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Rooms and availability

Holiday Inn Express Racecourse photos Room Standard Double Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 240 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
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Cozy room includes a Double bed and en-suit bathroom. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Rollaway beds are also available. A complimentary breakfast is offered. The room is non-smoking.

Room facilities
    Holiday Inn Express Racecourse photos Room Standard Twin Room
    Standard Twin Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
    Size: 240 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
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    Cozy room includes two Single beds and en-suit bathroom. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Rollaway beds are also available. A complimentary breakfast is offered. The room is non-smoking.

    Room facilities
      Holiday Inn Express Racecourse photos Room Standard Double Room
      Standard Double Room
      Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
      Size: 240 sq. feet
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Private bathroom
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      The wheel-chair accessible room includes a Double bed and en-suit bathroom. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Rollaway beds are also available. A complimentary breakfast is offered. The room is non-smoking.

      Room facilities
        Holiday Inn Express Racecourse photos Room Standard Twin Room
        Standard Room
        Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
        Size: 240 sq. feet
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Private bathroom
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        The comfortable room includes convenient sleeping area and en-suit bathroom. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Rollaway beds are also available. A complimentary breakfast is offered. The room is non-smoking.

        Room facilities
          Holiday Inn Express Racecourse photos Room Executive Room
          Executive Room
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          Bright and cozy room includes a Double bed, sofa bed and desk. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Rollaway beds are also available.

          Holiday Inn Express Racecourse photos Room Suit
          Suit
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          The bright and spacious Suite furnished with a Double bed and sofa bed. The Suit offers many features to make your fall travel more enjoyable.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Holiday Inn Express Racecourse - Chester Chester location
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          Hotel Address:

          The Race Course, New Crane Street, Chester, United Kingdom, CH1 2LY

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Chester
            1000 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Chester Train Station
            4600 ft
          • Bus stop
            2700 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            97

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChesterHoliday Inn Express Racecourse

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Watergate Street Gallery - 400 ft
          • Onset Contemporary Art - 400 ft
          • Watergate Street Gallery Of Art For All - 400 ft
          • Baron Fine Art - 400 ft
          • The Cartoon Gallery - 700 ft
          • Castle Galleries - 1000 ft
          • Mews Gallery - 1400 ft
          • Art - 1400 ft
          • Castle Gallery - 1400 ft
          • Concept Studios - 1400 ft
          • Concept Art Studios - 1400 ft

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 700 ft

          Places of interest

          • The Cross - 400 ft
          • United Services Club - 700 ft
          • Chester Cathedral - 1700 ft

          Sport related

          Shopping areas

          • Grosvenor Museum - 1400 ft

          Amusement

          • Odeon Cinema - 1400 ft
          • Quicksilver - 1400 ft
          • Quasar - 1700 ft
          • Chester Snooker Centre - 1700 ft
          • Amusements - 2000 ft
          • Newtons Amusements - 2000 ft
          • Mecca Bingo - 2300 ft
          • English Heritage: Chester Castle: Agricola Tower and Castle Walls - 2300 ft

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Chester Castle - 1700 ft

          Museums

          • Cheshire Military Museum - 1400 ft
          • Deva Roman Experience - 1400 ft

          Parks

          Local attractions

          • Blue Planet Aquarium - 5.0 mi
            Longlooms Road, Ellesmere Port
          • National Waterways Museum - 6.8 mi
            South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port
          • Castle Park - 10.0 mi
            Frodsham WA6 6SE England
          • Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet - 5.4 mi
            Kinsey Road, Ellesmere Port
          • Delamere Forest Park - 9.5 mi
            England
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            97

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChesterHoliday Inn Express Racecourse

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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          Holiday Inn Express Racecourse Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Inn Express Racecourse

          Average guest rating

          8.0out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 575 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Couple
            9.6

            Very good location just a 5 min walk into centre. Decent rooms and breakfast and free on site parking was a massive bonus :-)

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            Proximity to city centre and ease of parking

            Very limited cooked breakfast, beans, scrambled eggs and sausage every day

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            The breakfast menu needs to be reviewed, there is not enough choice...

          • Group of friends
            7.4

            Pleasant rooms and facilites. Staff were helpful especially when this website messed up the booking and they found we had 1 room reserved for 2 nights instead of 2 rooms for 1 night! They found a room even though they were busy and supposedly full. Presumably someone else lost out.

            Booked.net let us down initially having messed up the booking; initially one member of staff was not particularly helpful at the hotel but the duty manager was very helpful and sorted out the problem.

          • Older travelers
            8.4

            The hotel was in a good location with free, convenient parking. The staff were kind and the room comfortable. The price was really good for what was available.

          • Family with children
            7.8

            good value, everything you needed, great location so near town and facilities, free car parking, helpful smiley staff, little extras showed thought ie hot beverages. We liked interconnecting doors- worked for us. Would stay again. Discounted Zoo tickets were brilliant.

            Breakfast was o.k. rather hit and miss according to timings and limited availability of certain items which was a shame. only just enough table spaces etc. Stain on duvet cover/ carpet of both rooms but we didn't complain.

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            relaxed atmosphere, excellent service and accommodation.

          • Family with children
            5.0

            Very good location, easy walk into the city. Free parking

            Over priced for basic accomodation. You could not order Sunday newspaper from reception.

          • Couple
            7.0

            Location is very accessible to the town center, good housekeeping services, good breakfast.

            No restaurant within the hotel. You still need a reservation at the nearest 1539 restaurant even for lunch.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            It was clean and comfortable with very pleasant staff. The parking ideal and only a short walk into centre shopping area and river. Nice view from room over the racecourse.

          • Group of friends
            8.2

            Clean rooms and a nice breakfast included for the budget-friendly price. The free parking was also a bonus.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            Ideal for Chester Marathon which was the purpose of the visit.Especially liked the City of Chester and hope to come again.

          • Couple
            7.8

            Locality, value and comfort of beds.

            Reception staff rather unwelcoming and never really available unless you go looking for them.

          • Couple
            6.2

            Onsite free parking and close proximity to the city centre.

            The beds weren't too comfortable and there was only two teabags (it's a hassle ringing reception for extra teabags). The lift was small and slow. The breakfast was very average and they ran out of bacon before 8.30am.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Easy parking and the hotel is very well run

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Holiday Inn Express Racecourse - Chester Chester location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          The Race Course, New Crane Street, Chester, United Kingdom, CH1 2LY

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Chester
            1000 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Chester Train Station
            4600 ft
          • Bus stop
            2700 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            97

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChesterHoliday Inn Express Racecourse

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

          Use Badge