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4.0 / 5Very Good
42 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Restaurant


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    The Ice Cream Farm
    3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Bolesworth Castle
    6 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Beeston Castle
    9 min drive
  • Airport
    Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon)
    45 min drive

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    About this area


    Allium by Mark Ellis is located in Chester. Chester City Walls and Bolesworth Castle are local landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet and Cheshire Workshops. Check out an event or a game at Chester Racecourse, and consider making time for Chester Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the inn's quiet location.

    Popular Location

    What's nearby

    • The Ice Cream Farm - 3 min drive
    • Bolesworth Castle - 6 min drive
    • Beeston Castle - 9 min drive
    • Cholmondeley Castle - 13 min drive
    • River Dee - 21 min drive

    Getting around

    • Chester Station - 19 min drive
    • Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon) - 45 min drive

    About this property

    Allium by Mark Ellis

    Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free inn has a bar/lounge and express check-in. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, express check-out and a garden are on-site. All 5 rooms provide complimentary wireless Internet access, fridges and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include room service (during limited hours), premium bedding and separate bathtubs and showers.

    Property amenities


    Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and public transport

    Free self parking
    Free valet parking
    Free nearby parking
    Limited parking spaces
    Local area shuttle (surcharge)

    Food and drink

    1 restaurant
    1 bar
    Room service available

    Family friendly

    Free cots/infant beds
    Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


    No lifts

    Guest services

    Daily housekeeping

    Languages spoken





    If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
    Wheelchair-accessible parking


    Smoke-free property

    Room amenities


    Free cots/infant beds
    Premium bedding
    Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


    Free toiletries
    Separate bathtub and shower


    flat-screen TV
    premium channels

    Food and drink



    Iron/ironing board (on request)
    Laptop-compatible safe

    Very Good

    5 - Excellent
    4 - Good
    3 - Okay
    2 - Mediocre
    1 - Poor
    Service and Staff
    Property condition


    • Liked: Cleanliness

    Room clean & tidy, pub/restaurant unique with collection of old dining furniture & mirrors

    Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019


    • Disliked: Staff & service


    This is no longer Allium, though taken over 2 months before our stay, all the emails from the booking site were still referring toAllium. There was no mention of steep stone steps up to the room, not good for the disabled, especially when wet. There were several problems. The tv remote needed new batteries, we had only half a toilet roll, both were put right quickly when pointed out. Breakfast bought up to the room at the time requested was excellent, muesli, yogurt, fruit, toast and honey. But arriving back late afternoon no one had been in the room. The breakfast dishes were still there and nothing, including the bed had been touched. The pub was lovely and the food very good. The new management of the now Beehive Pub really to get their act together.

    Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019


    • Disliked: Staff & service

    We travelled to this property late on Saturday night. On arrival, we were shown to our room which was cold. We managed to get some food brought to our room and arranged for breakfast to be delivered by 9am the following morn. A Beatles tribute band was playing until 11pm which we were only warned about on Saturday morning and there was continuous noise throughout the night, with music at 3.47am. We stayed until 10am to wait for our breakfast that didn’t arrive. Totally disappointed with the accommodation which is not called Alium but The Beehive!!!! Not what was expected at all.

    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Happy Stay

    Very helpful and friendly staff. Lovely room.

    Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

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