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City Centre Chester Apartment close to all shopping and local amenities



Updated: 18-Oct-2016
Apartment in Chester, Cheshire, England

This stunning contemporary two-bedroom apartment is ideally located close to the River Dee and just a short five-minute walk to Chester's historic city centre and the famous Chester Racecourse.

Furnished to an exceptionally high standard this luxury apartment makes an ideal holiday retreat offering all the features of a hotel suite but without the price tag.

The accommodation is extremely spacious at 950 SQ FT and briefly comprises of two double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 en-suite) entrance Hall, extremely large open plan Lounge, Dining Area and stylish Kitchen providing sociable living space. The kitchen comprises of oven, hob, dishwasher, washing machine and a dryer.

The property also includes secure underground parking and fully maintained communal areas with courtyard and landscaped gardens.

The Bars is ideally placed in the City Centre, just minutes walk from the main shopping area of Forgate Street. You will also find a great selection of award winning fine dining restaurants and gastro pubs in this area.

Alternatively if you prefer a quiet night in, the apartment is fully furnished to cater for everything from a romantic meal for two down to a movie night in front of the TV. We have a top selection of all the latest blockbuster movies which can be played on the 40 inch LED television with built in DVD player.

(TV, Freeview, DVD and WiFi internet are available free of charge)

The opening of the new multi million pound Waitrose located across the road is also a real bonus for our guests.

More Details
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

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5 Reviews

based on 5 holidaymaker reviews


Fantastic accommodation in perfect location

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was in the perfect location, only 5 mins walk to chester city centre. It was a very well equipped apartment with lots of space. Would definitely use again and recommend to others.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Lynn for leaving such a wonderful review. I look forward to welcoming you back again soon . Regards Steve
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Roomy, well connected apartment

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay here and as non-drivers managed to get out and about quite easily on the local buses. The river was literally 2 minutes walk away and the beautiful Grovsvenor Park just over the road in full bloom and a friendly squirrel climbed up me for a treat. We loved exploring the many historical venues and buildings. The apartment is very spacious and all the amenities were top class. WiFi worked immediately, we couldn't find sky tv channels. We couldn't find any dishwasher tablets so had to wash-up by hand.Beds were large and comfy but mattress was flattened a little at the edges which made me feel I might fall out. We loved having our little dog with us and he was very happy with the large lounge and open kitchen. We enjoyed a meal in a very old pub in Foregate Street where they welcomed our dog and the food was delicious. The canal side pubs and bars looked excellent and were trendy and alive at night.By day there was plenty of outside seating or you could watch the barges and walk the clean paths and bridges.There was so much we didn't have time for that we will have to go again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely apartment and ideal location!

  • 5 of 5

Stephen (the owner) gave clear instructions, so it was very easy to acess the apartment & the private underground parking. On arrival the heating was on for us which was a nice touch. The apartment was very clean and nicely decorated. Was very comfortable and we felt right at home. Kitchen is very well equipt for cooking meals. All the bars & restaurants etc are literally 10 minute walk. Would definately stay here again if visting chester.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for leaving a wonderful review Sharan, I'm so pleased you had an enjoyable stay and I look forward to welcoming you back again soon.
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Staying in chester

  • 3 of 5

On the hole the accomodation was ok, with a few niggles. 1. It was niosy when one sat to catch up on the news on Tv.

2. It was cold as both the storage heaters in the flat for the front room were turned Off at the wall !!.

3. But the main one was that it took forever to get the damage waiver returned to myself, as it took countless phone calls and I often wondered why we couldn't access any more reviews,for the property.

Mr. Barrow & Mr. Davies.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your feedback, regarding the storage heaters and them being switched off at the wall, this is something a previous guest must have done which I was unaware of, I did my best to try and resolve the issue by telling you where the extra heaters are located in the apartment. Regarding the delay in the return of your damage deposit, the delay was down to a mix up with where the deposit was located, previously I had been receiving the Damage Deposits from guests, but I changed this so your booking company returns them automatically. I admit it took a while to work this out, but I did return your deposit in full as soon as we got to the bottom of why the deposit had not been refunded to you. Finally I would like to say that I’m very disappointed with the 3* rating you have given for your stay; the two main issues were dealt with as soon as possible. I would also like to add that I have received over 50 5* reviews with different rental companies I advertise with.
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Lovely weekend in Chester

  • 4 of 5

Just spent three nights in Chester staying in this lovely apartment. The apartment is in an ideal location. It is less than 10 mins walk to the city centre. Longer if you take the scenic route along the river Dee, longer but much nicer. During the day you can walk through the park into the city, the park is literally next door to the apartment. Although located on a main dual carriageway the apartment was well soundproofed and we heard no traffic noise. Having a secure parking space was a huge bonus too. The apartment was actually bigger than I expected, with two really good sized bedrooms and two full bathrooms, not just a shower en-suite. It would be perfect for two couples. Steve the owner was really helpful, ringing me to make sure everything was in order, which was really thoughtful and texting me Sunday to say we didn't need to rush on Monday morning and could stay in the apartment until midday. I would thoroughly recommend this apartment and Chester itself.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests


The Bars is very well placed for transport, with excellent road access to the North West and North Wales. The M53 and M56 are close by, while the A55 North Wales Expressway swings around the bottom of the city before heading out along the stunning coastline. There are direct trains to London from Chester Station, with a journey time of just over two hours. You can also join the Merseyrail line to Liverpool at Chester, with underground trains taking you directly into the City Centre.

Further Details:

The Bars is ideally located in the heart of Chester City Centre, just minutes walk from Forgate Street, home to all the high street and independent shops and restaurants.

There is a local convenience store located directly opposite The Bars, as well as several take away shops (Indian, Chicken, Chinese).

The new multi million pound Waitrose store is also located on the same street as The Bars offering guest a great choice of quality food.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
October 2016
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
November 2016
1 Nov 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
December 2016
1 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
50% deposit on booking
50% balance 4 weeks prior to arrival

Check in time is from 3pm onwards
Check out is by 10am

Notes on prices:
Please note the prices quoted are based on weeknights and are subject to change, weekend rates might be higher.

Please enquire for exact pricing for your dates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 18-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • apartment


  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • city centre
  • town


  • churches
  • library
  • playground

Leisure Activities

  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bedroom 2 has a double bed (luxurious memory foam mattress), wardrobe and chest of drawers.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 is very spacious and includes has one double bed (luxurious memory foam mattress) complete with built in wardrobes, chest of drawers and en-suite bathroom.


  • Notes on accommodation: Seven days before check in you will be emailed the "Property Information Sheet", this provides guests with the access codes to gain entry into the development and for the key safe where the apartment key is kept. We also supply directions and information on Wi-Fi and parking. Utility Room: There is a good sized utility room which is ideal for extra storage. It also houses the iron and ironing board, hoover plus extra towels and bedding. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The apartment will have been cleaned prior to arrival, fresh linen and plenty of towels are supplied.

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