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Chester Recorder House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   19 City Walls, Chester CH1 1SB, England
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Ranked #10 of 80 Chester B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent 2 nights at the Recorder first time in chester so we weren't sure what to expect . On arrival we were greeted very warmly by the proprietors Adrian and Fiona , Adrian quickly allocated a very convenient parking space near the hotel . Adrian carried our bags to our rooms which was very helpful as we took far... More

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Burnie, Australia
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21 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a great location for a delightful B&B. After our GPS device delivered us to a place 30 plus feet below the front door of Chester Recorder House but we eventually located the car park and were told by a cab driver in his opinion it is probably the most difficult place in Chester to find. Do your homework before... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have visited the Recorder many times over the past 8 years and have never been disappointed. This characterful hotel boasts comfort, cleanliness and charm and excellently located within the city walls close to all amenities. Hubby and I stayed last week in the Virgo room overlooking the river and were warmly welcomed by new owners Fiona and Adrian. On hand... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent 2 nights here whilst on a trip to Chester. Booked a river view room with an imposing tester bed. Room and hotel full of character. The hosts were charming and nothing seemed too much trouble. Arrived at 12.30pm and still able to check-in and put the bags in the room. Breakfast was lovely. The location of the hotel suits... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on a very last night of a tour of Scotland and the North of England and had arrived slightly early which was no bother. Found the car park which was a must and were shown to our room. Whilst we did want a river view but booked a bit late "Sagitarius" was as charming as the picture was... More

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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights in two double rooms for a weekend with girls at the races. The hotel is in a great spot within easy walking distance of everything. Owners had only been in the job for 8 weeks but did an excellent job of making us feel welcome, explained the car parking arrangements and recommended restaurants for the evening.... More

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Rhyl, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 1 night and it is a lovely b&b, it's full of charm and character, the breakfast was really nice, would maybe suggest a little background music as felt a little awkward when no one is talking. The owners were very friendly and welcoming, we turned up early and it was not problem with them, by the time... More

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice quaint rooms. Owners very pleasant and helpful. Breakfast was lovely. Central for all that Chester offers and surrounding areas. Some fanastic restaurants nearby. Lovely stay for couples looking to getaway for a relaxing weekend.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

Spent 2 nights here whilst staying in Chester for the races. Charming property with beautiful rooms, river views, lovely courtyard, great breakfast, VERY comfy beds and friendly owners. My mum had left her hat on a train to Liverpool and they were really helpful in assisting us in getting it back. Perfect location on the city wall - only 10min... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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26 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

A Grade II listed building situated right on the City Walls opposite the weir on the River Dee.Tastefully decorated throughout and in a very quiet area of the city close to all the main tourist attractions. Limited parking at the rear (4 reserved spaces for Recorder House, best to ring and book your space) is approached, via Duke St and... More

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Address: 19 City Walls, Chester CH1 1SB, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Chester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Chester Recorder House 4*
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