4* Weekend At The Queen At Chester
When it comes to beautiful cities, Chester is one of the best and should be on every one’s wish list!Chester has a unique atmosphere and sense of history, founded by the Romans over 2000 years ago, much of the Roman influence remains and Chester’s city walls are the most complete in Britain.
In every corner of the city you are confronted with history, from the Roman amphitheatre, to the medieval half-timbered buildings.
As well as having so much history and heritage, Chester is a vibrant, dynamic city full of restaurants, bars, pubs, clubs, hotels, racecourse, zoo, theatre and not forgetting the River Dee. Stay in a magnificent brick & stucco Italianate building, very centrally located that has hosted guests such as Charles Dickens, Cecil Rhodes & Lillie Langtry.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Great included excursions.
- 3 nights accommodation with breakfast & dinner
- Hot drink after dinner
- Iron Bridge Cruise
- Pontcysyllte Aqueduct Cruise
- Visit to Llangollen
- Chester City Guided Tour
Day 1 Once on board your weekend coach – relax enjoy the scenery up to Chester. Arrival mid – late afternoon with courtesy stops on the way. 3 nights at The Queen at Chester Hotel DBB
Days 2 & 3 At leisure in Chester with two included excursions.
Two Hour Iron Bridge Cruise with Chester Boats & City Guided Tour
Enjoy marvellous views of the leafy Cheshire countryside as you glide along the River Dee, winding through the Duke of Westminster's Eaton Estate and up to Aldford Iron Bridge. This is a tranquil stretch of the Dee, with many opportunities to spot wildlife including herons, cormorants, and - if you're lucky - a kingfisher or two. There will be a sightseeing commentary playing as you pass places of interest along the riverbanks.
A fully stocked bar is available onboard, and you are welcome to bring your own food.
Discover the ancient Roman history of the city of Chester, once the largest Roman fortress in Britain, during this walking tour. Learn about the Roman heritage of Chester as you visit landmarks such as the amphitheater, the city walls, and the Roman gardens.
Boat fare & guided tour included.
Sail Along the Stream in the Sky – Pontcysyllte Aqueduct
‘Little Star’, the trip boat at Trevor Basin offers visitors the chance to cruise across The Stream in the Sky. The 45 minute round trip across the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, towering 126 feet high allows spectacular views across the Dee Valley, making it an exciting and unforgettable experience. Free time at the Visitor Centre. Fare included.
To round the day off – Llangollen for a look round before heading back to Chester.
Day 4 – Enjoy breakfast, check out and rejoin the coach for the journey homeward.
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The Queen at Chester Hotel 4 Star Hotel
The hotel has a unique concept, with each floor dedicated to a country and every suite named after a king of that nation.
All 221 bedrooms have superfast Wi-Fi, a TV and 24-hour room service. The hotel also has 11 conference rooms to choose from, ideal for any event, meeting or wedding.
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Just a 10-minute walk from the centre of Chester, see The Rows, tour the magnificent medieval cathedral or the ruins of the largest Roman amphitheatre in Britain.
Its also a prime location, adjacent to Chester Railway station,