Portal Hotel

Cobblers Cross Lane, Tarporley, Nr Chester, Cheshire, CW6 0DJ
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Tel: 0844 879 9082

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Set in beautiful countryside amidst rolling hills, the luxurious and elegant Macdonald Portal Hotel near Chester provides some of the finest luxury accommodation in the Cheshire area.

Enjoy the views and relax in one of our stunning bedrooms as it becomes your home from home during your stay. Leave the cares of the day behind with a relaxing swim in our pool or a massage from one of our expert therapists, then indulge in a delicious meal in our restaurant.

And if golf is your game, there are 3 magnificent courses to choose from, with resident pros on hand if you want some golfing tips.

Organising a business or family event? Our conference and banqueting facilities - steeped in natural light and enjoying countryside views - make us the perfect choice for your wedding or conference. We are one of the leading Cheshire hotels for events and functions.

Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa offers you the very best for your stay in Cheshire. If you're looking for hotels near Chester, look no further for quality accommodation in stylish surroundings.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double (En-Suite)from £110.00 to £150.00 per room (breakfast included)
Twin (En-Suite)from £110.00 to £150.00 per room (breakfast included)
Suitefrom £206.00 to £210.00 per room (breakfast included)
Accessible Twin Roomfrom £110.00 to £150.00 per room (breakfast included)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
All year, 2022 (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)


  • 4 AA Stars Hotel
4 AA Stars Hotel

Special Offers


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    There's also plenty on offer for couples, with scenic, romantic walks among nature possible as you work up an appetite for seasonal dining in our inviting restaurants, while staying with friends on a bank holiday weekend in the city can involve rejuvenating spa treatments before dressing up for an evening of adventure.

    Whether looking for calming surroundings and a relaxing getaway or you wish to discover all there is to see as part of a sightseeing urban stay - you won't have to go far to create wonderful new memories.


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Road Directions

Take the A49, across junction with A54 and through the village of Cotebrook.



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

3.5 of 5 stars
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  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
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Recent Reviews:

  • bronovo
    Great for golf if you’ve got no money
    1 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 25th June 2022
    If you are a keen golfer, but are a bit down on your uppers at the moment, fear not. Play golf at the Championship Course. Tell the pro shop there are three of you but you want to be able to play... Read full review
  • jpaulj2021
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Golf Days on 23rd and 24th June
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 25th June 2022
    Big shout out to Jordan and Jaz who very kindly sorted our transfer from the hotel up to the Premier Course at lunchtime on Thursday - service above and beyond. Well done. Left a few shots out there... Read full review
  • Nicole2344567
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Don’t bother with the spa
    2 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 25th June 2022
    If you’re a local resident and book a treatment (every now and then) you’re guaranteed to get it moved or cancelled. After the 4th time of being moved because there was an “issue” - really? I’ve had... Read full review



  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Room service
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - No minimum age.
  • Facilities for children - Cots and highchairs available.

Languages spoken

  • French spoken
  • German spoken
  • Polish spoken
  • Spanish spoken

Leisure Facilities

  • Access to golf course
  • Fishing
  • Gym
  • Health/Fitness/ Beauty Facilities
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facilities
  • Swimming pool

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Accept coach parties
  • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
  • Central heating throughout
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licenced for civil marriages
  • Lift
  • Night porter
  • Public telephone
  • Regular evening entertainment

Provider Features

  • In countryside
  • Marketing Cheshire Member
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Townhouse

Room / Unit Features

  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • Ground floor bedrooms available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Modem point in all bedrooms
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • Telephone in all bedrooms

Target Markets

  • Aim to attract conferences and business meetings

Contact Us

Tel: 0844 879 9082

Tel: 0844 879 9082

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