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Macdonald New Blossoms Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   St. John Street, Chester CH1 1HL, England
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Ranked #21 of 45 hotels in Chester
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I stayed at the Macdonald hotel for one night. The staff were all helpful and friendly. We had breakfast in the morning which was included in our booking, fantastic food! It is in a great location just off the main street, although there isn't any parking there is a car park round the corner which was cheap,... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
15 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having just moved from one hotel of the Fawlty variety, this made a welcoming difference. And we arrived at Happy Hour for half-price cocktails. Just the start we needed for an evening of wall walking. This hotel, one of the oldest in town but full of 21st century comforts, is just a few yards from the clock tower entrance to... More

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Alfreton, United Kingdom
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50 reviews 50 reviews
14 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I took my partner here for some R&R. The hotel is located in the pedestrian zone in Chester centre and as such we couldn't find it at first due to road closed no access signs saying I couldn't go where the sat nav was sending me. Tell the wardens where you're going and they'll let you through the barriers. Checkin... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tiniest bathroom. Knees touch the bath when you sit on the loo. Toilet didn't flush. View of a brick wall from the window A bit like prison with nice sheets😳 cocktails £9.50 each. Dessert £8.50. Eat out!

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Preston, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked via Late Rooms and had a third floor room. The lift was rather small but understandably in a hotel that was built in 1605!!! The room was PERFECTLY clean and of an adequate size. There were the usual amenities but a lovely touch was a welcome plate with a chocolate, small cake and a strawberry. We chose not... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel staff really nice in particular thanks to Fern for making us so welcome and to pleasant and efficient breakfast staff. Couple of points down on the booking in......Given wrong directions to car park as a result was more expensive, given no breakfast times etc when booking in, on arrival at allocated room found this not room requested although... More

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just arrived back from 2 nights at the new blossom to celebrate our 1st wedding anniversary, I cannot fault a single thing about this hotel, the location is perfect the beautiful town centre, river, bars, restaurants are on the doorstep, our room was beautiful, we stayed for bed breakfast and evening meal, the food was beautiful, I have... More

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My comments are based on the price I paid for the room. Room very very small. I was told it was their cheapest package. Paid £130 plus an extra £10 each for breakfast. Room had recently been decorated but it had stains on carpet. Water marks down the wall and mould in the bathroom with the seal hanging off the... More

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Harrogate, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived at Reception to checking out the next day we received smiling, helpful and courteous service from charming staff. We were most favourably impressed. They seemed to really want to help and for our stay to be a pleasant one. We were also pleased with our room and the restaurant food was of good quality and... More

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Meols, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the New Blossoms Hotel on a busy Saturday night in Chester and the Hotel was also hosting a wedding party. Despite this, we were warmly welcomed and throughout our stay, nothing was too much trouble for the staff. All staff were welcoming, friendly and very helpful. Our room on the first floor was spacious with a comfortable... More

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Also Known As:
Macdonald New Blossoms Chester
Hotel Macdonald New Blossoms
Address: St. John Street, Chester CH1 1HL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Chester
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
#10 Luxury Hotel in Chester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald New Blossoms Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
First opened in 1650, there is no more historic hotel in Chester than the four-star Macdonald New Blossoms Hotel. Set in the vibrant heart of the city centre, you'll find its period charm blends effortlessly with modern luxury. Here, you can enjoy bedrooms with original Victorian features or dine on freshly-prepared dishes in our stylish restaurant. Hold your meeting or event with us, in one of our well-equipped function rooms. Whilst you're staying in Chester, take advantage of the sensuous spa and relaxation facilities at the New Blossoms' sister hotels nearby. ... more   less 
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