Ye Olde Kings Head

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Ye Olde Kings Head, 48-50 Lower Bridge Street,, Chester, CH1 1RS

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About the hotel

The Kings Head is a traditional Inn built in 1622 on the west side of Lower Bridge Street. The name refers to when King Charles stayed at the nearby Gamul House during the English Civil War. Originally it was the town house for Peter the Clerk, the administrator of Chester Castle.

It initially contained a section of the Chester Rows, but these were enclosed during the alterations made between the 15th and early 17th centuries. It is designated by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building. With its deep history comes many tales of ghosts and sprits. Paranormal teams have carried out studies within the Inn for a number of years and believe there is up to thirteen sprits trapped within our walls. Since buying the business in March 2012 thousands of pounds has been spent trying to bring the Ye Olde Kings Head back to its former glory. In November 2012, the property had an extensive refurbishment throughout the bar and restaurant areas, every en-suite bathroom was also replaced and redecorated to a high standard keeping to the traditionally character of the building. So, why not sit back unwind and soak up the friendly atmosphere whilst savouring your favourite drink in front of one of our open fires; indulge in our freshly prepared meals all cooked in house to order from award winning locally sourced supplies cooked to traditionally British pub classics with a modern twist.

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Showing Saturday 1 August 2015 to Sunday 2 August 2015

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Parking
Car parking available onsite
Dining
Restaurant, Bar
Business
Wi-Fi Available In Public Areas

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Check-in
From 14:00 hours
Check-out
Until 11:00 hours
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Pets
Pets are not allowed

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  • Michelle H

  • July 2015

Inn with a difference

Excellent stay with very friendly staff.

Interesting place to stay with lots of history and spirits . Would definitely stay again . Thank you

  • James Stewart

  • July 2015

Sightseeing in chester

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Chester.

Our stay in the Old Kings head was an experience .We found the room very hot but considering the way this hotel was built in the 16th century what can you expect. The staff were very friendly and helpful and would go as far to say the best we have experienced.

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