Chester on a Budget

Victoria Clock, Chester City Centre

Victoria Clock, Chester City Centre

No need to spend a fortune on a visit to Chester, browse and book great value quality hostel accommodation in the heart of Chester or opt for a stylish B&B guest house within the city walls. Just minutes outside of Chester city centre sees you in glorious Cheshire countryside offering a wide choice of pretty holiday cottages and quality caravan accommodation perfect for budget holidays in Chester and North Wales.

Fantastic free things to do in Chester are numerous. It’s free to tour the city’s magnificent medieval cathedral or discover the history of Chester at the superb free entry Grosvenor Museum. Scenic self-guided walking trails around the City Walls or along the canal are free and low cast family fun is on the menu at Chester’s Grosvenor Park with miniature railway.

View Chester’s many historic sites simply by strolling around the city centre passing the Roman Amphitheatre, parts of the ancient City Walls and Towers, or grab your bike and head off along the Cheshire Cycleway route. The beautiful Shropshire Union Canal runs right through the heart of Chester city centre and features stunning towpath walks.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.