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The Lock Keepers Cottage

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    Main Bedroom
    Twin Bedroom
    Bathroom inc Roll  Top Bath and Seperate Shower
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    The Lock Keeper's Cottage is a beautiful 18th century cottage offering self catering canalside holiday accommodation in Chester. With two bedrooms and sleeping up to 4 guests, this historic cottage is ideal for family breaks or holidaying with friends. The cottage was built in around 1790 and offers unique accommodation situated on the Hoole Lane Lock on the Shropshire Union Canal.

    The Lock Keeper's Cottage has excellent facilities including a comfortable lounge area with a HD TV with DVD player, a dining room with lock side views, wifi access and a modern kitchen ensuring you have everything you will require for a self catering break in Cheshire.

    The cottage is ideally placed for exploring all that Chester has to offer. The city centre is just a 10 minute stroll away and is hom...
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The Lock Keeper's Cottage has excellent facilities, with everything you will require for your self catering break. The cottage has two bedrooms, with one double and one twin room, as well as a luxury bathroom with a roll top bath, living room with a HD TV and DVD player, internet access, iPod player and a fully fitted kitchen with all modern conveniences. There is also a dining room with lock side views and a courtyard garden.
    Listing #HL152628 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    August - October Aug 29, 2014 Oct 9, 2014 3 nights
    October - December Oct 10, 2014 Dec 19, 2014 3 nights
    Christmas 14 Dec 20, 2014 Dec 26, 2014 7 nights -- --
    New Year 14 Dec 27, 2014 Jan 2, 2015 7 nights -- --
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    The Lock Keepers Cottage is typically let on a Friday to Friday basis (although can be flexible, based on availability). Entry on the day of arrival is 4pm and guests are required to depart by 10.30am.

    All prices are inclusive of accommodation, linen, towels, heating, electricity, Wi-Fi broadband. Stays for more than 1 week, towels, linen will be replaced and the cottage cleaned to ensure high standards of stay.

    Special mid week pricing available for 3-4 night bookings starting on a Monday or Tuesday (excluding Bank Holiday weeks, Christmas and New Year).

    Weekend breaks may not be available in high season.

    For more detailed pricing, please visit our website www.thelockkeeperscottage.co.uk
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    On the edge of the Chester leg of the Shropshire Union canal, this is a great location to access the City centre, as well as local attractions such as Chester Zoo and the Historic Race Course. Access to the cottage is simple via main roads into Chester, Rail (with direct 2 hour trains from London), or by canal (Hoole Lane Lock No. 5, Chester)!

    The cottage is well placed and a short walk to Chester rail station. Which is along the canal path and then City Road (by Harkers Arms). Liverpool is around 1 hour in one direction and Manchester around 1 hour 20 minutes in the other. During the week there is also a fast 2 hour train direct into London.

    If you are looking at hiring a car during your stay, the following companies will be able to help you here:
    Budget: 01244 851 510
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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English first
Adelaide, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

what's not to love about this accommodation! Help the boats through the locks, the children (9 + 14) loved this and the boat people were so friendly! With in walking distance to Chester centre, the roman wall, amphitheatre, cathedral etc....it really was the ideal family base. We stayed in several apartments through out our European tour and this was definitely... more

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

We stayed here for 4 nights and had a great time. Pros: Very centrally located to Chester town centre and nearby restaurants along canal Easy access to Liverpool Great wifi and house spotless Owners are easy to communicate with Cons: None really - the house is quite small so if there were 4 of you in there for a week... more

Don H
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013 for a stay in October 2013
person found this review helpful

Very good accommodation. Walking distance to city centre. Accommodation was very well presented and would recommend it to anyone staying or visiting Chester more

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