The Queen Hotel, located directly across from the main line Chester Railway Station, opened on the 21st April 1860, costing £29,000.00 built in the Italian style upon a beautiful piece of ground with sumptuous furnishings, a beautiful garden and offering the quietest and most spacious first class Hotel in Chester (21st July, 1860). This prestigious hotel has had many celebrities and dignitaries through its doors including Charles Dickens, Lilly Langtry and Cecil Rhodes who it is thought made his plans for Rhodesia whilst taking his walks through the gardens! The Feathers Group acquired the Queen Hotel in March 2003, and through a multi-million pound refurbishment have restored it to its former glory. Through the combination of modern first class services and wonderful newly created and enhanced facilities throughout we can guarantee from the moment you arrive, a quite wonderful experience in the true traditionof this grand marque hotel. Welcome to the Roman City of Chester, this lovely cosmopolitan City with its unique heritage, pavement cafes, street entertainers and international stores provides an ideal base for business or pleasure.Walk the Roman walls and visit the many Roman sites and museums reflecting the great history of this unique place. The City has a vibrant calendar of cultural and leisure events including Chester Race Course, the oldest race course in the Country providing a wonderful day out for all. Chester is ideally located as a base for other activities and interests with its close location to Liverpool and Manchester, both major tourist destinations and the beauty and tranquillity of North Wales also on your door step. The Queen Hotel is therefore easily accessible from both Liverpool Airport and Manchester International Airport, and being directly opposite Chester Railway Station enjoys perfect City links to the rest of the UK. It is highly accessible for the M53, M56 and M6 motorway links. 131 en-suite bedrooms, many recently refurbished to a very high standard, all enjoy the very best of modern comfort and convenience but are still characterised by the elegance of their Victorian heritage. Its substantial easy access car parking - (just £5.00 per 24 hours) and location adjacent to the railway station allows all our guests to arrive stress free.Our bedrooms enjoy, direct dial telephones, satellite t.v., movie and games packages, tea and coffee making facilities and many other little luxuries in this quality four star hotel. Whether it be a Roman Centurion carrying your cases to the room, a top class room service tray, available 24 hours or the hiring of a movie or game this hotel really does have everything and more, whether you are on business, romantic weekend or family break. And don't forget the creation of a new state-of-the-art TechnoGym fitness centre, an additional in-house dry fitness facility for our health conscious residents. This rosette award winning hotel, can provide you with every food and beverage experience you require to match your budget and preference, from a la carte to brasserie style dining from casual bar snacks to relaxing room service menus...... we really do have it all at the Queen Hotel. The restaurant, converted to the Italian Bacchus Restaurant overlooks the beautiful gardens. The Waiting Room bar is the ideal location for pre-dinner drinks or early evening cocktails. Or enjoy a traditional English afternoon tea in our Victoria Lounge where Lilly Langtry and Charles held court. Most important of all you will find staff and management offering flexible, personal services in a friendly relaxing setting. Please note that cancellations must be made by 12 noon the day prior to arrival without incuring the full accommodation charge. Our Christmas Breaks brochure is now available.