The Bear's Paw Inn

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School Lane, Warmingham, Sandbach, Cheshire, CW11 3QN
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Tel: 01270 526317

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The Bear’s Paw is a delightful 19th century inn located in the heart of Cheshire. Nestled in the charming village of Warmingham, this charming 5-star property is conveniently placed between the major market towns of Sandbach, Middlewich and Crewe, and easily accessible from the M6; making The Bear's Paw the ideal base from which to explore the many delights which Cheshire has to offer.

The 17 luxurious, boutique-style bedrooms boast exquisite decor and furnishings whilst providing you with total relaxation in comfortable surroundings. All bedrooms are en suite and are appointed with all the modern conveniences you could need for your stay, including free WiFi, smart TVs and media hubs.

The inn boasts its own AA Rosette awarded restaurant, which takes pride in crafting the finest gastropub fayre using the very best of local, seasonal produce. The inspired daily menus marry traditional British gastropub fayre with modern European cuisine, and can be catered to suit any dietary requirements.

The bar features six real ales which rotate regularly to feature some of Cheshire’s best micro-breweries, including its very own exclusive beer crafted by Beartown Brewery. The wine list features a fantastic selection of old and new world wines certain to please any palate, whilst the bar is stocked with an enviable selection of gins both local and world-renowned.

As well as providing first-class accommodation and dining, this charming country inn is also an intimate venue for wedding receptions, brimming with rustic-chic style. If you are seeking a relaxed country space in which to celebrate your love, look no further than this uniquely warm and welcoming restaurant.

The Bear’s Paw has maintained its traditional Cheshire charm yet with a stylish, contemporary twist. You can expect a warm welcome from the experienced and friendly team at the inn, who are committed to ensuring your stay in the Cheshire countryside is an unforgettable one.


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Arrival Date:
Fri , 10th Feb 2023
Departure Date:
Sat , 11th Feb 2023
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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double (En-Suite)£75.00 per room (room only)
Executive£90.00 per room (room only)
Superior£105.00 per room (room only)

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
All year, 2023 (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)


  • 5 AA Stars Inn
5 AA Stars Inn

Special Offers


    Why should your weekend stop at Sunday, join us on our Sunday Getaway and prolong your weekend fun.

    Our Sunday Getaway includes:

    An overnight stay in your choice of bedroom
    Dinner on the evening of your stay (£20 per person allocation towards food)
    Full English breakfast



    Available all year, subject to availability and excluding Bank Holidays and special event days. Rate will vary according to availability and room category chosen. Offer based on two people sharing a room. Extended cancellation policy of 48 hours prior to stay.

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    Plan your Perfect Cheshire Break with our Winter Hotel Deal from £69.50 per person

    Experience the boundless beauty of the Cheshire countryside in the summertime with our ultra-relaxing Winter Escape hotel deal.

    Our Winter Escape for two from just £139 per room includes:

    An overnight stay in a standard bedroom (upgraded room categories available for a supplement)

    Dinner on the evening of your stay (£30 per person credit towards food)

    Full English breakfast

    Explore the quaint rural village of Warmingham or enjoy the many other activities in the area during your winter break. You can look forward to cosy evenings in our warm and welcoming gastropub enjoying refined menus and roaring fireplaces, before retiring to one of our spotless and well-appointed country-style rooms.

    Book online today, call our team on 01270 526317 or use the contact form to submit your enquiry for our

    winter hotel deal!


    Booking Terms & Conditions

    Take a look at our AA Rosette-awarded menus page to get a taste of the dishes you could be enjoying during your overnight spring break with us.

    Being located in the heart of Cheshire, we are ideally placed for enjoying the many attractions and great days out that this bustling county has to offer. Take time during your Cheshire Winter Break to visit some of our favourite places such as Chester ZooOulton ParkGo Ape DelamereTatton ParkBlakemere Village and many more!

    Did you also know that we are a dog-friendly hotel? Our enviable location in the beautiful Cheshire countryside means that there are plenty of walks on our doorstep, and we have even mapped out a few for you with our Three Walks from The Bear’s Paw leaflet. So let your four legged friend join you to enjoy the splendour of summer in Cheshire!

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Road Directions

The Bear’s Paw – Directions from the M6Leave the M6 at junction 17 signposted Sandbach, Congleton, join the A534 followed by the A533 (2nd exit at roundabout) signposted Middlewich, Northwich. At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit, still on the A533, turning left after approximately 2 miles onto Mill Lane. Just short of half a mile turn left onto Warmingham Lane, after a similar distance right onto Plant Lane, then immediately left onto Green Lane. After approximately 2/3 of a mile turn right onto Crabmill Lane and then left onto School Lane which will lead you to The Bear’s Paw.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • Global707438
      Crewe, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Christmas Eve meal.
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 27th December 2022
      Lovely Christmassy atmosphere. Very friendly staff. The food was very good and served promptly. Beautiful tasty pie made with perfect pastry and tasty gravy. There was gluten free meals available and... Read full review
    • EAClack
      Chelmsford, United Kingdom
      What a find!
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 26th January 2023
      We booked The Bear’s Paw at the last minute by telephone, and hadn’t done any research. What a find; a fabulous dog friendly hotel. Without exception, all the staff were warm and friendly, at... Read full review
    • markrigby06
      St Helens, United Kingdom
      Loved it !!
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 5th February 2023
      Really loved our stay !! Usually stay at grosvenor pulford and saw this as was the same Nelson hotel chain In a charming village with walks from the door that the hotel have on leaflets ! Lovely... Read full review



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

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age) - 0

    Leisure Facilities

    • Access to golf course
    • Fishing

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
    • On site parking

    Payment Methods

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

    Provider Facilities

    • Central heating throughout
    • Garden/patio for guests use
    • Ironing facilities
    • Pets accepted
    • Real log/coal fires
    • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties

    Provider Features

    • In countryside
    • Marketing Cheshire Member

    Room / Unit Features

    • Broadband Access
    • Colour television in all bedrooms
    • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
    • Modem point in all bedrooms
    • Radio in all bedrooms
    • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
    • Telephone in all bedrooms
    • WiFi

    Contact Us

    Tel: 01270 526317

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