Quintessential Chester at Christmas
Switch off and relax at this special time of year in Chester, a quintessential location for a traditional Christmas. Take in the sights and magical heritage of the ancient city and admire the unique black and white timbered buildings enclosed by Roman walls. At the hotel, make the most of the celebrations after a warm festive welcome. Nightly entertainment, delicious meals, a leisurely tour of Llandudno for a breath of sea air and a visit to a pantomime will ensure a truly wonderful Christmas to remember.
Day 1 Departure: 0800 – 0900 hrs. Travel to Chester, making a comfort stop en-route. Hotel check-in with a glass of spiced, winter mulled wine and partake in tea and homemade cake. Drinks reception with official welcome and 3-course dinner, followed by organised fun and games with the resident entertainment team.
Day 2 After breakfast, visit Llandudno. Discover one of Britain’s finest Victorian seaside resorts, retaining much of its Victorian and Edwardian elegance and grand architecture. The impressive Great Orme – a spectacular limestone headland which rises to a height of 200m enjoying sweeping, panoramic views of lovely Llandudno and beyond. Later enjoy a Cheshire themed dinner alongside Christmas carol favourites, followed by live entertainment. For those who wish to attend midnight mass, hotel staff will give information on this.
Day 3 Merry Christmas to you all! Following breakfast, why not challenge yourself with the annual treasure hunt? Indulge in a 5-course Christmas Day lunch with coffee and mince pies served in time for the Queen’s speech at 3pm. Relax, play games or take a snooze during the afternoon. For dinner a traditional yuletide buffet of festive favourites is served. The night comes to a pleasant end with sing-along DJs and dancing.
Day 4 Free time taking in the sights of Chester or take advantage of the Boxing Day sales. Return to the hotel for an early buffet lunch. In the afternoon we visit a Pantomime - location to be advised. During the evening enjoy a farewell gala dinner, followed by live entertainment.
Day 5 After breakfast, begin the journey home, making a comfort stop en-route. Arrive home: mid-afternoon.
• Return coach travel
• 4 nights accommodation
• Full English or continental buffet style breakfast
• Served 3 course dinner (set menu plus vegetarian option) plus coffee
• Christmas Day lunch and evening buffet
• Boxing Day buffet lunch, pantomime, evening dinner
• Nightly entertainment
• Hotel porter service
• All coach tours
Hotel programme is based on 2019 and is subject to change.
The Hallmark Hotel The Queen, Chester
Located in the centre of Chester, opposite the railway station, approximately 10 minutes walk into the centre. The hotel has recently received a multi-million pound refurbishment, adding contemporary design-led twists to the Victoria interiors. Marvel at the fabulous ceilings, spectacular staircases and regal public areas.
Bedrooms: En-suite (shower over bath) with TV, tea/coffee making facilities, telephone, hairdryer.
Facilities: Bar and lounge.
Mobility Information: Lift serves all 3 floors in the Queens area and 7 floors in the Kings area of the hotel. 12 steps at entrance. Limited ground floor bedrooms.
Supplements (subject to availability):
Single room supplement £120.00.
Executive Queen upgrade £20.00 per room per night.
Executive King upgrade £40.00 per room per night.
Click here to view our available pickup points.