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Macdonald New Blossoms Hotel

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Macdonald New Blossoms Hotel, part of the AA Hotel Group of the Year 2013/14 is a classical boutique hotel in the heart of the historic City of Chester, situated on the famous City Walls and near the Eastgate Clock Tower, said to be the second most photographed clock in England. First opened in 1650, you won't find another more historical hotel in Chester but you will find our hotel's period charm blends perfectly with modern luxury, creating the perfect environment to relax and unwind. Our elegant stylish and flexible function suites teamed with a city centre location, provide the perfect environment for a wedding, conference or event with free, unlimited WiFi powered by The Cloud for every delegate. Our Meeting and event promise will make sure you get the environment and dedicated team to meet all of your needs. When the business day is done, there's no better place for you to retire to than the new 1650 St Johns Restaurant where you'll dine on sensational food using fresh, quality ingredients, topped off with an excellent wine selection and friendly, personal service. Aiming to be one of the coolest new restaurants in Chester, enjoy our personally crafted 2-4-1 cocktails every evening between 5pm-7pm. The hotel has the perfect location to sample all the delights that Chester has to offer including shopping, Chester nightlife, Dee River cruises, the famous Chester Racecourse along with historical attractions such as The Rows and City Walls. A 15 minute trip will take you to the Chester Oaks Designer Outlet or Chester Zoo.
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Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Centrally Located
Historic Hotel


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Grade: 100 out of 100
216Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
80Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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We arrived for a short weekend break having looked at the website and thought it looked fine. On arrival we had to wait for 25 minutes in reception before getting seen to. Eventually we got to our room which looked ok on first impression. Once in we noticed damp everywhere and
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Arrived on a Tuesday and the check-in was quick and painless. We had an executive double on the second floor. We used the lift which was so tiny it could only fit two people standing side by side! Must admit it made us laugh. Our room was at the end of a corridor and our window
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Like another review, positives first.... great location, staff very friendly. Our room was on the second floor and right at the back so it was quiet at night unlike others who stayed closer to the street. The problems far out weighed these positives unfortunately!! There was
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First time we have stayed in a Macdonald hotel and possibly the last if room 119 is a typical example of the quality of their accommodation. The room we were given was located on the first floor looking out over a building void. Furniture and decoration was tired and in need of
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For the price this was extremely good value, room was lovely and spacious the breakfast was nice and warm with a good selection,the waiting staff at the breakfast was really helpful and friendly, definitely worth a visit
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state if the carpet covering the 100 year old squeaky floor! every foot step is a new squeak!
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Executive Double room
Our one just had a bath, I think- if there was a shower, it was in the bath- hope this helps !
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I believe they told us it can be used on room service or in the bar... we took advantage of happy hour and got 2 cocktails for £10 So effectively 2 cocktails free
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No it doesn’t ...but the bar area is quiet .M
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There is no gym in the hotel that I am aware of.
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"Even if it's free to stay you would have to think twice, I just wish the website told the truth"
"Avoid room 119"
"dont be fooled by an upgrade! the rooms are all the same"
"Don’t go to this hotel. The rooms are in dire need of a clean and update."
"We chose a back room to lose the noise but right under us there was a party with loud music until midnight"
$93 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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