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Oaklands Hotel

93 Hoole Road, Chester CH2 3NB, England
Oaklands Hotel

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Sat and had a couple of drinks in the beer garden which was very pleasant. Service at the bar was ok but could have done with a few more staff as there was a bit of a queue. Drinks were served nice and cold as we like them. Didn't eat here this time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Basic room, beer kept in a decent condition. Excellent customer service. We turned up to find the hotel fully booked but it was not a fault of the staff. Despite being extremely busy (it was race day) the manager went above and beyond, looked after us even and sorted out alternative accommodation which he didn't need to do. The manager... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

After booking in for 16 May I have been cancelled due to a wedding booking out the whole hotel. No apology,so unprofessional. If that is how you treat people I am glad that I am booking somewhere else. I hope nobody else actually arrives to find they have been gazumped.

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Ware, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Just been up to Chester for the weekend to visit my nephew who is at university. Unfortunately I booked a room for a couple of nights at the Oaklands "Hotel"! We had pre booked 2 double rooms a week before. Upon arrival they said that they could not find the reservation but said that they did have a double and... More 

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Rossendale, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

If you're in the vicinity and need a qucik, inexpensive meal this place fits the bill. Large menu, good Hungry Horse value for money, pub staff friendly, individual booths with own TV and pretty quick service.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My sister cousin and i stayed for 3 nights in the family room. We all live in different parts of UK so Chester a good place for us to meet. The hotel was cheap and close to Chester town centre which was what we wanted. If you want a posh hotel with all mod cons then this is NOT for... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

myself and my colleagues work throughout the UK using Hungry Horse establishments as our first choice for accommodation and refreshments. We have up until now always been more than satisfied with the service, but sadly The Oaklands in Chester was such a disappointing experience, that we will never consider using this particular establishment again, or any Hungry Horse because of... More 

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chester, uk
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Only came here for Sunday Lunch, on the expensive side for a chain pub, the service was unnervingly quick leading me to believe the burger I ate was not cooked from fresh, think it was re heated when they cooked the chips, presentation was poor, I eat out a lot, I have an idea about standards, if £7.50 is spent... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

After a day out walking in Llangollen we decided to stop off in Chester for tea on the way home. We had tried the Carvery in Hoole but were told it was over 30mins wait despite numerous empty tables and not busy at all! So thought we would visit The Oaklands instead as you always receive a warm welcome, even... More 

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wigan, england
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

had a wonderful day in Chester and then stopped at the Oakland hotel, Hoole rd for a bite to eat. I cannot say how much I was impressed by the meal and the range of the menu. the staff where attentive and friendly Rob the manager deserves extra praise for his attention to detail and his none stop work .... More 

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