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Chester & The Anderton Boat Lift

 

Anderton Boat Lift
  • Overview

    highlights

    • Visit the impressive Anderton Boat Lift
    • Discover the medieval city of Chester
    • Jaunt to the market town of Llangollen
    • Call at the Blakemere Craft Centre

    The Anderton Boat Lift still does the job it was designed to do, dating back to 1875 – lifting narrowboats 50 feet up from the River Weaver to the Trent & Mersey Canal – a truly impressive sight. We’ll also visit medieval Chester and the market town of Llangollen.

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    • Great for - City
    • Great for - Facilities
    • Great for - History
    • Great for - Scenery
    • Great for - Shopping


    Anderton Boat Lift
  • Itinerary

    ITINERARY

    LOCATIONS


  • The Hotel

    YOUR HOTEL


    Hallmark Hotel Llyndir Hall

    • Hallmark Llyndir Hall
    • Hallmark Llyndir Hall

    The Hallmark Hotel Llyndir Hall is an early 19th century villa, surrounded by five acres of landscaped gardens, in the Welsh borders, yet just a short distance from Chester.

    • Spacious guest bedrooms with free WiFi
    • Garden Restaurant
    • Blue Lounge and Bar
    • Leisure club and spa
    • Official three-star rating
  • Gallery
  • Excursions & Extras

    INCLUDED EXCURSIONS


    Anderton Boat Lift
    Full Day: Blakemere Craft Centre and Anderton Boat Lift
    Excursion incorporating a stop at the popular Blakemere Craft Centre and a visit to the Anderton Boat Lift. Known as the 'Cathedral of the Canals', this is the world's first boat lift and an impressive feat of engineering.
    Chester town clock
    Full Day: Chester
    Excursion to the city of Chester. Hit the shops along the historic Rows, admire the Gothic cathedral or take a stroll along the city walls.
    Llangollen
    Half Day: Llangollen
    Excursion to Llangollen, nestled in the Dee Valley. Explore this ancient market town now a popular tourist haunt.
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What's included

  • Return coach
  • Four nights accommodation
  • Daily breakfast, four evening meals
  • Porterage
  • Three included excursions
Hallmark Llyndir Hall

Hallmark Hotel Llyndir Hall

The Hallmark Hotel Llyndir Hall is an early 19th century villa, surrounded by five acres of landscaped gardens, in the Welsh borders, yet just a short distance from Chester.

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Hallmark Hotel Llyndir Hall

  • Hallmark Llyndir Hall
  • Hallmark Llyndir Hall

The Hallmark Hotel Llyndir Hall is an early 19th century villa, surrounded by five acres of landscaped gardens, in the Welsh borders, yet just a short distance from Chester.

  • Spacious guest bedrooms with free WiFi
  • Garden Restaurant
  • Blue Lounge and Bar
  • Leisure club and spa
  • Official three-star rating
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