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1 room, 2 adults


4-star4 stars
20 Lower Bridge Street, Chester, England, CH1 1RS, United Kingdom

4-star hotel with 2 bars/lounges, near Chester City Walls
  • Free WiFi
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Great location
Awesome vibe
Fantastic service
Bar is awesome


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What’s around Oddfellows


  • Heart of Chester
  • Chester City Walls (9-minute walk)
  • Chester Racecourse (10-minute walk)
  • University of Chester (17-minute walk)
  • Grosvenor Museum (2-minute walk)
  • Dewa Roman Experience (2-minute walk)
  • Old Dee Bridge (3-minute walk)
  • Newgate (3-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon) 31-min drive
  • Manchester (MAN) 36-min drive
  • Chester Station 17-min walk
  • Bache Station 4-min drive
  • Capenhurst Station 12-min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 18 rooms

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
Apartments are located 5 minutes' walk away from the hotel. Check-in takes place at the hotel's front desk for all accommodations. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Golfing nearby
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


The Garden – This restaurant serves brunch, lunch and dinner.

Oddfellows’s small print

Also known as

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The property has connecting/adjoining rooms. These are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 10.00 for adults and GBP 6.00 for children (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Most helpful reviewsReviews are sorted based on what customers found most helpful and our recommendations

Superb 9.0 From 226 reviews

Good 6.0
Romantic get away, room 18, I don’t think so!
Hotel itself was lovely upon arrival and easy to find in a great location. However upon checking in we were not given any information regarding the hotel and facilities although other guests checking in were and the receptionist seemed in a rush to get us out of the way so straight away felt a little like an inconvenience but thought we’ll just read the book in the room to find out what we need to know. The receptionist also commented at the time oooo your lucky you have no stairs which at the time We didn’t quite understand what she meant. When we got to our room we were initially very impressed with the cleanliness and decor but I felt extremely let down that we had been given a disabled room (we are a young couple and this was a surprise booking for my partners 29th birthday which was supposed to be romantic and relaxing) didn’t book a disabled room and felt it was totally unnecessary to be booked into one. I ran a bath to relax and unwind after our journey and had to wait 1 1/2 hours for it to cool as cold water tap on the bath didn’t work at all. So had to use the disabled wet room for the rest of the holiday that just soaked everything toilet, toilet rolls etc. Not pleasant or relaxing. I would’ve spoken to someone at the hotel but my partner didn’t want me to be upset as it is very rare for us to get quality time together away from our work. Wouldn’t book again unfortunately which is a great shame.
gb2 night trip
Good 6.0
Left disappointed after a night away here. Been looking forward to it for months for my birthday night away with my boyfriend, paid £180 for the night for the Caldecott cottage. We arrived to a receptionist who wasn't very welcoming and told us we couldn't check in yet, we were only 15 minutes early. He said we could drop our bags but didn't offer us a seat in the bar whilst we waited or said he'd run up and check how much longer like you'd expect. The room however was lovely, very clean and had everything we needed and expected. Later on, I attempted to use the hair dryer which sparked on me and stopped working. Rang down asking for a new one and was told they would be straight up...40 minutes later, nothing. So went down asking this time to have one 2 minutes later. The meal we had was lovely, the girls in the restaurant were friendly and attentive and interested in our evening. Yet in the morning, when we came down for breakfast, we didn't feel welcome. Felt a bit out of place and awkward getting breakfast and we asked at the desk was it included in our bedroom the continental and they said of course, however I'm left feeling like I'm going to get a charge to my card for just a few bowls of cereal & some toast. So over all, a bit upset I spent so much for this night away for a special birthday only to be let down.
Miss Molly R Outram, gbRomance trip
Very good 8.0
Pricey and a little quirky
Oddfellows is a different place to stay in Chester and one that has to be experienced. The rooms are a little of the small size with a glass shower that sticks out into the room creating the divide between the wash area and sleeping. The prices for the mini bar are not displayed and by the labels on the drawers it does suggest that maybe the items within are free - which they are not. The breakfast "on the go" which is included in the already high nightly price is just a joke. One cold croissant, yoghurt, orange juice and an apple! Enjoy!! It would have been better to have had a chocolate croissant as a plain one is rather dry on its own. For a full English breakfast (@£13.95) you got to chose from the normal selection but if not all items were chosen then no additional items were on your plate. You get 1 sausage, 1 rasher of bacon, 1 mushroom, 1 egg, 1 tomato, 1 black pudding, 1 bowl of beans. If you wanted just sausage and egg then its 1 sausage and 1 egg not even 2 of each. The continental breakfast was also very limited. Overall not a bad hotel, certainly a busy social place with the great courtyard but then also not cheap.
Simon, gbRomance trip
Fair 4.0
We chose to stay at Oddfellows because of its central location and rave customer reviews. Unfortunately we were very disappointed in the hotel service & room. We booked the luxury loft for one night as an anniversary present for ourself. Please be warned the room is much smaller than in the images and has a jagged ceiling so you’ll probably be bumping your head several times during your stay. Additionally something you definitely can’t tell from the images is that you can hear everything going on in your neighbors room and the loud music that is coming from the hotel (function room/ restaurant). When it comes to the services we experienced a miscommunication from the check in staff that resulted in an extremely stressful evening. We also were informed by the hotel manager that evening that as compensation for the hiccup we would be getting a refund for the late check out fee. However upon check out the receptionist denied the request saying that it’s not within their policy and that they needed to reconfirm with the evening manager. Clearly there is no communication between the staff members and what you may be told in the morning is not necessarily true in the evening. Chester is a beautiful city, save your money and stay somewhere that can give you the service you pay for.
NMK360, gb1 night trip
Good 6.0
Very disappointing.
We arrived at the hotel after long train journeys in the pouring rain, lugged our bags up some very steep stairs to check-in only to be told that our room was an "8 - 10" minute walk away! No lift or any form of assistance was offered. Before heading off to our room, we advised the reception staff (there were three of them standing there) that we were hungry and asked if the restaurant was open and whether they had any availability. The reception staff advised that they didn't know and that we would have to go and check with the restaurant staff... We didn't! We had to carry our bags back down the stairs and down the street in the rain. More steps when we arrived at the "apartment" which was cold and rather unwelcoming. There were dinner and breakfast menus in the apartment but when we called reception to make an order, we were advised that we had to walk up to the main hotel. Oddfellows market themselves as a 5 star hotel... They are a 3 at best. We stayed for 2 nights and received zero service.
Kim, gb2 night trip with friends


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