Vicars Cross holiday house rental with internet access, walking and fireplace and TV

Halton House, Chester

from £210 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:


17 reviews

from £210 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

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Plenty of space to relax and unwind with a film or games.

House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 7 Home 201051

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House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 7

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 22 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Halton House is a much-loved Edwardian "home from home" for 7 people, within walking distance of Chester's historic centre along the picturesque Shropshire Union Canal. With so many events and attractions in the North West, Cheshire and North Wales, this Chester holiday cottage enjoys an ideal location for a fantastic family holiday.

The house has retained its traditional character with original period features including the antique cast-iron range, stained glass work and Minton tiling. 'Yesteryear' charm is complimented by gas central heating, instant hot water and a spacious well-equipped kitchen complete with range cooker, fridge-freezer, microwave and dishwasher. There's also a washing machine should you need it during your stay.

Popular family accommodation for Weddings at Rowton Hall, Christleton Church, Hotel Mercure, Hilton Double Tree and other local venues.

All bookings are made directly with and personally managed by the owner ensuring excellent customer care at every stage from planning to departure and security deposits returned within 48 hours.

Accommodation includes:

Elegant Sitting Room with open fireplace and TV, DVD player

Breakfast room with open fire in antique iron range.

Large formal dining room

Patio gardens to the front and rear with garden furniture.

Bedrooms are:

1 x twin room

2 x double rooms

1 x single room

Ideally located for exploring beautiful Cheshire, The North Wales mountains and coastline and the fascinating and diverse heritage of the North West region. Halton House is within walking distance of the beautiful and historic city centre.



Size Sleeps up to 7, 4 bedrooms
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Nearest beach West Kirby (see 22 km
Will consider Corporate bookings
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Liverpool & Manchester 50 km, Nearest railway: Chester 1.5 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture 3 Double Beds, 1 Single Bed, Cots available (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 7
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details outdoors

Attractive, paved patio areas to the front and rear, with garden furniture.

Off road parking for one car and ample street parking freely available for any additional cars.

Quiet residential area in a sought after suburb on the edge of Chester.

Close to motorway network for North West and North Wales.

Further details

Please check for seasonal variations and late deals.

£100 security deposit required during occupancy and reimbursed with 48 hours of departure.


The Cheshire region

Chester is a great base for exploring the region: rural Cheshire has many family attractions from country pubs to ancient castles, craft and antique centres. Visit Liverpool's famous Albert Dock and take a step back to the Swinging Sixties at the world-famous Cavern Club.

Travelling west for just one hour will take you to the striking Welsh mountains and beautiful coastline. This is a superb base for a varied and enjoyable vacation at any time of year!

Vicars Cross

Halton House is within walking distance of Chester's celebrated city centre taking a pleasant stroll along the Shropshire Union Canal. The neighborhood is a leafy residential suburb which is well-served by local bus services and has local pubs and small shops within easy reach.

Chester centre is steeped in history and the original streets laid out during the Roman occupation still form the heart of the city. The Roman walls and amphitheatre are the backdrop to a wealth of unique architecture including Elizabethan town houses, medieval churches, and the famous medieval shopping “Rows”.

There's an abundance of fine bars, bistros and restaurants to please every taste and budget. In the summer months visitors' can enjoy a picnic in the park or a rowing boat trip along the picturesque River Dee.

A fantastic day out at 'Chester Races' can be enjoyed at the 500 year old Roodee race course which also hosts show-jumping events and Polo matches.

Places to visit, things to see and do, festivals & events in and around Chester are far too numerous to list here but we will gladly help you plan an exciting itinerary for your stay.

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Review 1-10 of 17

8 Jan 2016


"Lovely house in a great location"

The house is very nice and the location is excellent. A pleasant 30-minute-ish walk along the canal to Chester and very easy access to motorways. Liverpool well within reach. Beds were very comfortable and the house was very clean throughout. Very close to an excellent supermarket and takeaways.

14 Nov 2015



Lovely house, with sympathetic decor and features, crisp white bed linen and comfy beds. Milk and biscuits etc. on arrival, and a very personal touch from Amanda to celebrate my birthday the reason for the visit. The only downside was the lack of en-suite but we knew that before we booked and with this style of house it would be impossible to achieve. A brisk walk into Chester, with a couple of watering holes en route added to the pleasure of our stay.

Thank you Linda, I'm so glad you had a wonderful birthday in Chester and thanks for being great guests who are very welcome to return the next time you're heading 'up North'.

28 Aug 2015


"Home from Home in a beautiful part of Britain"

Halton House is a delightful rental carefully furnished in a lovely English style with comfortable beds and sofas complemented by many antiques. It is well-maintained and cleaned and well-stocked with supplies and kitchen utensils. It is about one mile from the centre of the unique city of Chester but easy to drive or take a bus or taxi anywhere in the city. It has quick access to the motoroways and A-roads for journeys into the beautiful countryside and country houses in the region, and the spectalular mountains and beaches of North Wales towards Anglesey and Snowdonia are just an hour's drive away. It may not be in the prettiest of neighbourhoods, but it is quiet residential area and part of a lovely terrace of Victorian houses. The owner is very helpful and we loved the homely touches such as the welcome-pack including a bottle of wine.

I'm so glad that you all enjoyed your accommodation so much and certainly made the most of exploring our marvelous region. Thank you for being perfect house guests, you're welcome to return again the next time you're travelling to Cheshire.

7 May 2015



This is a beautifully maintained house, more of a home than a holiday rental, with beautiful furniture, and everything you can possible need. The beds are very comfortable, the rooms spacious. A 25 minute walk along the canal brings you into the centre of Chester - what more to ask for?

Thank you so much for your valued feedback. We work hard to create a welcoming and comfortable experience at Halton House and it's wonderful when this is reflected in our visitors' comments. Thank you for being such courteous guests, I'm so glad you enjoyed your holiday in Chester and have taken away such happy memories.

22 Mar 2015


"Family gathering made easy and homely in this wonderful spacious house."

We needed all 5 bedrooms, easy to find from the motorways and space for all the family members to relax and have space. The house was homely, spacious, clean and gave us all we needed, with easy access to Chester city centre, plenty of independent rooms for r&r,good take aways near by and personal touches throughout. Thank you.

18 Aug 2014


"Lovely house, excellent location"

Lovely spacious house in a great location. Only 20 mins walk along the canal into Chester, or the bus leaves from directly opposite the house. Would highly recommend to anyone.

17 Aug 2014


"Clean and comfortable,felt like home."

A lovely house, well placed for all Chester and North Wales activities. Well equipped with comfy fresh beds and towels. The extras such as the Wii and Wi fi help teenagers on hols with parents. Very homely lounge.Loads books/dvds. Already planning our return. Many thanks to Amanda owner, very helpful.

7 May 2014


"Home from Home"

Came for a family weekend away, Halton House is a perfect location for a visit to Chester, the house is very well equipped and very very comfortable, we will definately look to return in the future.

5 Mar 2014


"Excellent home from home in a beautiful city."

Came away for a weekend break; lovely property, excellent location to the city centre, very low cost if using taxis. Fully furnished with well kept rooms, beds were beyond comfortable. Amanda (owner) has a massive folder with details for everything you could need in the house or where to visit and how to get there. Amanda was really helpful providing me with information before our stay and the process of booking was very simple and straightforward. Will definitely be returning as there are more places I would like to explore. Highly recommend.

24 Feb 2014


"Lovely warm comfortable House ideally placed to explore Chester"

A really comfortable house which is much larger than it looks from the outside. Excellent facilities including heating, powerful shower in main bathroom & free Wifi. A 25 minute walk to the city centre along the Canal or a frequent bus service during the day made it an ideal base to explore the lovely city of Chester.

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    Calendar updated:08 Feb 2016

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