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Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

A tranquil hotel, spa & event venue near Chester

Nestling in 27 acres of Cheshire woodland, you wouldn't believe how close Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa is to the M53, connecting to the M56 and onto Manchester and the rest of the UK.

A beautiful secluded hotel and picture perfect wedding venue combined with outstanding comfort and accessibility. Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa blends the best of British tradition with 21st century comfort and style to ensure your stay is special. And we're ideally located just a short distance from the attractions of the North West, with the historic city of Chester only ten minutes away.

Enjoy an al fresco cocktail on the terrace before experiencing gourmet dining in our stunning Craxton Wood Grill. Choose from a range of inspired British classics with a twist, or try the chef's signature sharing platters or a mouth-watering dessert. 

Luxury spa

Leisure Facilities

Award-winning restaurant

Peaceful landscaped gardens

Luxury wedding venue

Special events

A 4-star Hotel near Chester

Our self-contained conference and event centre is perfect for strategy board meetings, combining team building with a meeting or brand new product launches. We can also deliver fun and tailored team building indoor and outdoor activities, evening entertainment and themed events to add a sparkle to your conference or event. Our dedicated wedding team is also on hand to help you plan and prepare your perfect big day.

When the business of the day is done, indulge at the Vital Health & Wellbeing Club and Spa.  We've just undergone a sensational £1.4 million transformation and there's no better place to put your feet up and let our therapists ease away your stresses.

Hotel Information

Parkgate Road
Ellesmere Port
CH66 9PB

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Check-in from 3pm and check-out at 11am