The Queen at Chester

City Road, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 3AH

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Located opposite Chester Station, The Queen at Chester first opened in 1860 and offers grand Victorian- style bedrooms. The hotel features several dining options like the King's Grill restaurant and the more informal option, The Waiting Room. We also cater to your meeting or social event needs with a wide variety of function rooms as well as the option to marry outside in our gardens. The city centre is just a short stroll away and parking is available. 

Colonnades Suite

With capacity for up to 400 guests, the magnificant Colonnades Ballroom offers a stunning setting for your wedding, with its spectacular chandelier and sumptuous décor. Whats more, the suite is completely self-contained to give your wedding privacy, including a private bar and resroom facilities. Fully air conditioned, integrated sound and ligithing system, the beautiful Colonnades Ballroom offers everything you need for your special day. 

Ceremony capacity:400

Seated wedding breakfast capacity:300

Reception capacity (with dance floor):250

The Palazzo

Natural light floods the Palazzo with its stunning views over the magnificent Baltic Exchange Gardens. Adjacent to the Colonnades Ballroom, this beautiful gallery has a capacity of up to 100 guests and is perfect for ceremonies and receptions. The Palazzo offers air conditioning and integrated sound and lighting systems.

Ceremony capacity:100

Seated wedding breakfast capacity:100

Reception capacity (with dance floor):70

The Jubilee

The Jubilee is a beautiful addition to the Queen at Chester hotel with its stunning décor and natural light. It offers as a beautfiul space for weddings, the suite is self contained with a private bar and restrooms and holds a capacity of up to 100. Seperate from the hotels main reception building, The Jubilee offers a sense of privacy and offers integrated sound and lighting systems. 

Ceremony capacity:100

Seated wedding breakfast capacity:150

Reception capacity (with dance floor):120


Opening Times

2024 (2 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)


Road Directions

Follow signs for railway station, hotel is opposite.

Approx. 3.3 miles from Chester Zoo

Approx 6.8 miles from Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet

Approx 6.4 miles from Blue Planet Aquarium

Public Transport Directions

Opposite Chester Station; 20 minute walk from the Town Hall.

Public Transport to Chester Zoo: The Queen is located directly across from the Chester Rail Station. X1 gold bus picks up from Railway Station and goes directly to the zoo entrance.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • Ann M
      Happy Wee Break in Chester
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 5th April 2024
      Just back from an amzing couple of days in Chester. I cannot fault anything about this Hotel. My room was amazing, clean and comfortable and easily accessed by the lift. The staff were all so polite... Read full review
    • _paulbrown519
      Greater London, United Kingdom
      The Queen Hotel …fit for a King .
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 9th April 2024
      My wife and I chose The Queen for a one night stay,because we’ve been before….and we enjoyed it. Similar with this short visit. Massive refurbishment at the moment but that didn’t affect the smooth... Read full review
    • julieholroyd8922
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      Fantastic for our 1st anniversary celebration
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 10th April 2024
      5 experience of this hotel excellent and staff clean good food and rooms couldn't do anything else to make you feel comfortable . Our 1st wedding anniversary . The staff and bar staff was top rated... Read full review

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    Tel: 0330 028 3402

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