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    Ye Olde King's Head

    48-50 Lower Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1RS, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
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    “the pub” (83 reviews)
    “low beams” (6 reviews)
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I've been here twice now. The menu changed somewhat between visits (it was better before but still good). Both times I had local ale and food. Staff were friendly and up for a chat. The interior of the pud is fantastic, you can sense the...More

    1  Thank Michealk2
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We visited during a stay in Chester out of interest after hearing all about the spooky goings on at this historic building. We were not disappointed! The pub was amazing inside, eerie and full of history yet so comfortable and welcoming. We stayed for lunch...More

    Thank LLHR
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Good old world pub with good food and entertainment, rooms are very clean and linen is changed very regularly, 5 minutes walk from the centre of Chester and the river. I have never been to a place with such friendly attentive staff they are all...More

    Thank Jgt666
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed here for one night, perfect place to stay while visiting the historical town of Chester. The staff was really great and even upgraded our room which made our stay even more fantastic. Strongly recommend this charming place!

    Thank Kattens
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed in room 6 in June so sorry that haven't left a review before now. Both me & my husband booked this hotel after seeing the great reviews online & we were not disappointed. Check in was swift & so sorry can't remember the...More

    1  Thank sarah196999
    Response from OldeKingsHeadChester, General Manager at Ye Olde King's HeadResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Sarah. Thank you for the kind review. We are looking forward to welcoming you back in future. Kind regards Luke

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    • US$119 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 8
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    Deedee8366
    20 August 2017|
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    Response from ebonylynton | Reviewed this property |
    Cannot remember actual prices, but around £75 per night per room, apparently they have live music, Friday and Saturday, so its very noisy, so be warned. Otherwise looks good, you can check on line. Hope you have a great... More
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    18 July 2017|
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    Response from OldeKingsHeadChester | Property representative |
    Hi We have a hair dryer in each room and irons are available on request :)
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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from lorrylos | Reviewed this property |
    parking is free but only 3 or 4 spaces more with double parking. there is a multi storey 5 minutes away which was about £13 per day
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    "Room 4 at a guess"
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    "Even though we had a road-facing room there was little noise at night."
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    "We had a front room and were not bothered by noise at all."
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    "this is a civil war aged inn, all the rooms are good"
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