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The Pied Bull
3 stars

The Pied Bull

57 Northgate Street, Chester, CH1 2HQ, United Kingdom
Chester, United Kingdom
See location+44 124 432 5829
C$ 85

rate per night

based on 5429 reviews
5,429 reviews
Room type
Nightly total
Double room
C$ 85
Standard Room
C$ 102
Superior Room
C$ 144

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About The Pied Bull

  • Inn Room
    Room at a smaller hotel or guest house
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

A charming inn in Chester, England, The Pied Bull keeps guests in close vicinity to the Chester Cathedral. There are plenty of amenities to enjoy at this historical property. There is a pub on-site that focuses on classic British cuisine, and it is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There are meeting rooms available for those that need to conduct business during their stay, and the front desk can supply luggage storage if needed. Concierge services are also available with staff members able to help book tours or obtain tickets. There is no parking at the Pied Bull.

The 31 bookable rooms are spread across two floors, and all of them are 100% smoke-free. The rooms contain coffee makers and/or tea kettles, and ironing supplies are available upon request. The private bathrooms are well-appointed and can be outfitted with hairdryers. There are a flat-screen television and free wired Internet provided. The housekeeping staff tidies up daily. The hotel does not supply cribs or infant beds.

Guests can find plenty of activities to keep them busy while staying at the Pied Bull including playing a few rounds at the nearby golf course. Since the property is in the heart of Chester, there are many landmarks and attractions within walking distance. The Chester City Walls can be reached in less than one minute, and the Chester Cathedral is only four minutes away on foot. The University of Chester and the Chester Racecourse will require a 10-minute walk. The nearest airport is the John Lennon Airport in Liverpool, which is a 30-minute drive.

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Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at The Pied Bull

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Coffee machine
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Fireplace
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Restaurant


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Family rooms
  • Fireplace
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • Storage available


  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Kettle
  • Coffee machine

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Services and conveniences

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key access


  • Fax/photocopying

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

Reviews of The Pied Bull

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What are the amenities offered at The Pied Bull?

The Pied Bull offers a range of amenities including a pub with classic British cuisine, meeting rooms, luggage storage, and concierge services for booking tours or obtaining tickets. The 31 smoke-free rooms are equipped with coffee makers and/or tea kettles, flat-screen televisions, and free wired Internet. Daily housekeeping, hand sanitizer, and disinfection of high-touch surfaces are also provided for health and safety.

What can guests expect from the food at The Pied Bull?

Guests can expect classic British cuisine at the on-site pub, with breakfast, lunch, and dinner available. Additionally, special diet menus are offered upon request, and there is a bar/lounge with a great selection of drinks. However, some guests have found the food to be expensive.

How is the cleanliness at The Pied Bull?

The housekeeping staff at The Pied Bull tidies up daily, and there is a focus on disinfection of high-touch surfaces for the health and safety of guests. Guests have generally found the rooms to be clean and tidy, although some have mentioned specific issues such as undercooked food and outside lights glaring into the room.

What are the common concerns about staying at The Pied Bull?

Some common concerns mentioned by guests include outside noise, uncomfortable beds, small rooms, and the lack of a car park. Additionally, there have been comments about noise from the pub next door, the need for room refurbishment, and specific issues with room facilities such as broken shower handles and thin walls.

When is the best time to visit The Pied Bull?

The high season at The Pied Bull is in September, which may be a great time to visit for those looking to experience the Christmas Market and the new food hall. However, guests have also mentioned that the rooms can be cold in winter and that the heating may not be sufficient during that time.

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Opt for a Room at the Rear

Some guests recommended choosing a room at the rear of the property to avoid street noise and ensure a quieter stay.

Consider Nearby Parking

As the hotel does not offer on-site parking, consider using public parking closer to the property to avoid a lengthy walk with luggage.

Explore the On-Site Pub

Guests enjoyed the charming atmosphere of the on-site pub and recommended trying the food and drinks during the stay.

Request Ground Floor Room

If mobility is an issue, consider requesting a ground floor room due to the steep and uneven stairs in the historic building.

Enjoy the Central Location

Take advantage of the hotel's central location, providing easy access to various attractions, restaurants, and shops within walking distance.

Be Mindful of Noise

Some guests experienced noise disturbances from neighboring rooms and nearby establishments, so consider bringing earplugs for a peaceful night's sleep.

Check for Special Events

Check for any special events or activities, such as hotel trivia nights, that might impact noise levels during the stay.

Consider Room Amenities

Take note that the hotel does not supply cribs or infant beds, so plan accordingly if traveling with young children.

Take Advantage of Concierge Services

Utilize the concierge services for assistance with booking tours, obtaining tickets, or seeking recommendations for local activities.

Plan for Breakfast

Ensure clarity on whether breakfast is included in the room rate to avoid missing out on the morning meal.


57 Northgate Street, Chester, CH1 2HQ

What's nearby

  • Chester Falconry & Nature Gardens121 m
  • Chester Town Hall172 m
  • Chester Cathedral185 m
  • Northgate Arena Leisure Centre328 m
  • Eastgate and Eastgate Clock369 m
  • Dewa Roman Experience0.4 km
  • Roman Amphitheatre0.6 km
  • Grosvenor Museum0.6 km
  • Cheshire Military Museum0.7 km
  • Grosvenor Park0.8 km
  • Chester City Walls0.8 km
  • Old Dee Bridge0.8 km



Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM


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FAQs when booking at The Pied Bull

  • Where is The Pied Bull located?

    The Pied Bull is located at 57 Northgate Street, 0.3 km from the centre of Chester. Chester Falconry & Nature Gardens is the closest landmark to The Pied Bull.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at The Pied Bull?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at The Pied Bull.

  • Does The Pied Bull offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, The Pied Bull offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is The Pied Bull from the airport?

    The Pied Bull is 16.1 km from Liverpool J. Lennon. The Pied Bull is 44.6 km from Manchester.

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to downtown

0.3 km

Nearest Airport

Liverpool J. Lennon

Distance to airport

15.8 km