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Funchal, Portugal
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

What can i say apart from a disaster. Arriving from London and very tired i arrived to a room with a single bed, no bath, a train going past and no room service. Not at all what I expected from a holiday Inn ! But every cloud has a silver lining and when I met Angela any Johnny at reception...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. As a Holiday Inn Express brand we do not have baths or room service unlike our sister hotel Holiday Inn. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service, thank you for your letter to myself,...

Wirral, Merseyside,England
Reviewed 13 May 2015

We stayed last Friday night after three days racing at Chester and thought we would finish off by staying overnight and eating out in Chester. We stayed in a newly refurbished room on the third floor over looking the race track, which was very nice and clean and well presented. Reception was very efficiently run and staff were very pleasant....

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre, for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service and...

Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for one night on a business trip, room was clean and this hotel has free wifi throughout. Very good location for Chester town centre (walking distance). Would stay here again, breakfast nothing special but not bad either. This hotel doesn't do evening meals but does offer a 10% discount at the racecourse restaurants I walked into Chester for...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre, for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. Our breakfast is brand standard with award winning sausages, sourced locally. I am pleased to...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Hi all, I have just returned from a Weekend away after attending a Stag Do in Chester. We stayed at the Holiday Inn Chester Racecourse after having it pre booked for the group. Parking is free and is simply next to The hotel with a short walk to the reception. It is literally a short walk up the road to...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre, for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service and...

Cheshire
Reviewed 8 May 2015

We spent the night here with friends after a day at the races. Excellent location with a free car park as it's right by the racecourse The refurbished rooms are quite pleasant, comfortable and clean. A large bar area but doesn't serve snacks. Breakfast was very nice but is serve yourself. The corridors are in need of a coat of...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre, for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service. I...

Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Needed a stop off to break a long journey with our 1 year old daughter. It was a Friday night and I should have thought the option through. A clean hotel and room. Free parking.Free wi-fi but not possible to access from our room. Our room needed updating but very clean but we found it to be too warm. Breakfast...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. We are very lucky to be located just a five minute walk from the city centre, for our guests to explore the wonderful city of Chester. I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy our breakfast, which is sourced...

Sheffield
Reviewed 4 May 2015

We stayed the friday before Easter. Got a cracking deal , £55.00 per room including breakfast. The hotel is located by the side of the race course , about a five minute walk up the hill into town. All you would expect from Holiday Inn . Free wi fi , free breakfast including scrambled eggs and two types of quality...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast, which is sourced locally with award winning sausages. Once again thank you for your recent review and...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

My friend and I arrived early on the Saturday morning to check in as we had plans for the rest of the day and wanted to make sure our car wasn't clamped for being left in the car park. Whilst the first member of staff who greeted us found this amusing this was rectified by the duty manager who found...

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service. We do have security for the safety and well being of guests. Once again thank you for your recent review and we hope to welcome you back...

Salford,Gt Manchester
Reviewed 3 May 2015

My wife and I stayed on 28/04/15 for one night. Excellent location to visit the city's places of interest and attractions. The added bonus is the impressive racecourse. The room we stayed in was clean and well decorated. The staff were friendly and courteous. The breakfast was of good quality with sufficient variety. My only slight issue was the bed....

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Lucy H, Director of Sales at Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast, which is sourced locally with award winning sausages. Once again thank you for your recent review and...

barnsley
Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

Stayed over night it's the only place to stay in Chester its so near everything the centre the river all within walking distance the staff are lovely very helpful nothing seems too much trouble the rooms are basic ( been updated floor by floor) but for the price you get a fantastic bed lovely shower hot water and a spotless...

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Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at the Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse. I am delighted to hear that you experienced our high standards of customer service. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast, which is sourced locally with award winning sausages. Once again thank you for your recent review and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Combine good value with a great location at Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse, the only hotel within the racecourse's grounds.Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse is a completely non smoking hotel and just 5 minutes from Chester's historic city centre, putting quaint cobbled streets and an array of shops and restaurants within walking distance. Wake up to our complimentary breakfast and enjoy discounts on dinner at the racecourse's smart Restaurant 1539. You'll also benefit from complimentary onsite parking and complimentary wireless Internet in the hotel's public areas.We're a 5-minute drive from major companies in Chester Business Park, and 15 minutes from Deeside Industrial Park. You can hold training days for up to 25 people in Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse's 2 meeting rooms. Feel free to plan your presentation in our 24-hour self-service Business Centre.We're the closest hotel to Chester Racecourse, making us an ideal choice for your day at the races. Soak up Chester's rich history with a stroll down picturesque Watergate Street where grand Georgian buildings nestle alongside fine antique shops. Explore the city's Roman walls to enjoy views over the Cheshire countryside.Ask our friendly staff about Holiday Inn Express Chester Racecourse's packages for discounted entry to local attractions. You can meet and mingle with friends at our bar at the end of a day's sightseeing.Please contact the hotel directly for group bookings and race day packages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse

Address: The Racecourse New Crane Street, Chester CH1 2LY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cheshire > Chester
Price Range: $104 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Chester - Racecourse 3*
Number of rooms: 97
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Chester-Racecourse Hotel Chester
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Chester
#14 Romantic Hotel in Chester
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“Ask for room with racecourse view and away from railway line.”
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“some rooms overlook racecourse/ no meet on but lovely outlook”
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“Third floor, left handside for view of racecourse, also was not noisy”
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“Request a refurbished room”
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“Ask for a room over looking the racecourse.”
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