Douglas Cottage is located in the heart of Chester city centre which has a number of things to see and do to keep everyone busy. If you fancy browsing the high street stores the excellent shopping facilities offer something for everyone. Enjoy a relaxing meal or drink, take a walk and explore the fantastic eye-catching scenery. One of the most impressive attractions is the Rows, two-tier shopping galleries which date from the Middle Ages.
The Groves and the river Dee are just two minutes walk away, great for walks on the meadows and river cruises. Located just yards away are The famous Chester City Baths, one of the oldest public city baths in the Country, and Grosvenor Park with its miniature railway set in the beautiful park surroundings. Also nearby is the Roman amphitheatre.
On the banks of the River Dee is the Chester Racecourse, also known as The Roodee and sees many large race meetings throughout the year.
A visit to the Blue Planet Aquarium is a voyage of discovery that will provide amusement and entertainment for all ages.
Chester Zoo is the UK's number one zoo. Open all year round it offers a fun and stimulating day out for all ages and sees over one million visitors every year.