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The Commercial Bar & Hotel

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#27 of 45 Hotels in Chester
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We booked the function room for my husband 50th on Saturday February 11th .The staff member Olivia done an amazing job decorating the room and taking care of us all evening .The staff made us feel really special all night .We had an amazing night and lots of fun .Thank you to all the hard working team who worked hard...

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manchester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with my parents, did not realise there was a function room and another room with DJ on until 3am. Once the noise stops the place is great, prior to that you have not chance of sleeping. Bedrooms very clean, bathrooms modern and clean with under-floor heating, the cooked breakfast in the morning was huge and good. The Byron suite...

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London
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at the Commercial for one night while working in Chester. It's great location is right in the heart of the city. I was upgraded to a suite, which was a wonderful room with one of the comfiest beds i've slept in, a huge Bathroom with lovely underfloor heating and a large lounge area. All the staff were excellent...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was given a discount card by a lovely gentleman, who turned out to be the owner, whilst shopping in Chester with my children and husband, decided to give it a go. Welcome was great and staff were friendly and efficient. Drinks were priced as you would expect for a city pub. We ordered from the burger menu which was on...

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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time here for ages and it looks like it has changed again this use to be a great place to meet we dropped in for a drink in December staff friendly but drinks expensive and there was a funny taste off the lager.The place was cold and stark could not believe how it had changed and not for the...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Ate here with a group of friends, the food was absolutely delicious! The staff were all friendly and so welcoming. Definitely coming back for another visit! Ate a pizza which was stone backed and was on 2for1 which was fabulous! 10/10

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John L, Owner at The Commercial Bar & Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Natalie, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a fabulous review! we are so very pleased you enjoyed our pizza deal! i will be sure to pass on your lovely comments to our staff and hope you come and enjoy some more food with us again, Thanks again, John

Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Ate here with my friends food was really good nice and fresh! We all had pizzas they had a great offer with all food being 241z All staff are very welcoming and chatty. Would really recommend taking a visit!

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John L, Owner at The Commercial Bar & Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Natalie, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a fabulous review! we are so very pleased you enjoyed our pizza deal! i will be sure to pass on your lovely comments to our staff and hope you come and enjoy some more food with us again, Thanks again, John

Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2016

My partner booked us to stay here on Sunday 11th December, as we were visiting Chester Christmas Markets. I had read a few reviews saying that as the rooms are above the Commercial Pub it was very noisy. I can say that this was not my experience at all. We were in the Coleridge Suite looking onto St Peters courtyard...

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John L, Owner at The Commercial Bar & Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Reviewer, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review! we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. I will be sure to pass on your comments to the staff and we hope to see you in the future Warm Regards, John

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Stayed here for 1 night December 13th.Staff very helpful especially Andy Not really impressed there was no carpet on stairs leading to bedrooms.Downstairs was quite cosy with the floorboards & sofas,.Bedroom was very clean,bed was comfy only problem was every time one of us turned over the bed was terribly squeaky.Didn't get much sleep due to that & one of...

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llandudno
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Stayed in 'Keats', classy well appointed room with perfect bed and excellent facilities. Woke up to a spot on full English prepared by Ruth and served thoughtfully by Ellie. Cheshire Cat ale also spot on ! The Commerical set to become a regular pre Xmas bash for us ! Location unusual but right in the centre of town.

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John L, Owner at The Commercial Bar & Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Duncan! Thank you very much for taking the time to review The Commercial! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, we will pass on your lovely comments to the staff mentioned and we look forward to seeing you again next christmas! Many thanks

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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury accommodation, a wide selection of drinks, the warmest of welcomes, the liveliest of atmospheres in the most exquisite of locations… ‘…A gem hidden in the heart of Chester…’ We have five beautiful double en-suite rooms, including a luxury 'Lord Byron suite', each with a book of poetry written by their namesake for your enjoyment during your stay. We have 3 high quality entertaining bars serving traditional ales, fine wines, superb spirits and fabulous cocktails. We attract a fun-loving clientele from 18-80, especially at weekends when our renowned resident DJs spin their collective mix of disco-dancing tunes. We will always ensure you are made to feel very welcome at the Commercial and we provide something for everyone, every day of the week! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Commercial Bar & Hotel

Address: Northgate Street | St Peters Courtyard, Chester CH1 2HG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Chester
Price Range: $112 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
The Commercial Bar, Restaurant Hotel Chester
The Commercial Bar, Restaurant And Hotel
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Chester
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“Keats is above the live music area so pick another if you go to bed early.”
 of 5 bubbles DuncanLlandudno, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are some nights where there is music going on....probably check when booking...if that's likely to be a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles allanmiller2, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Top two rooms are broadly identical and perfectly pleasant.”
 of 5 bubbles 717jamesa, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“don't book if you are after a quiet night”
 of 5 bubbles peterhH60KY, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Wordsworth room was nice and quiet. Families should go for the suite on the top floor”
 of 5 bubbles D4398XEianr, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
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