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4.3 out of 5

"Exceptional beds and rooms, great staff. However Wi-fi is awful and the range of food at the restaurant isn't massive, but Tarporley has lovely restau ... " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 06 Feb 2018

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Hotel Description

Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and Spa's good location gets good marks from our customers. During your stay, you'll be within walking distance of Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus a full-service spa. This 4-star hotel has 85 rooms over 3 floors. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi and a flat-screen TV.

  • All rooms offer 24-hour room service, flat-screen TVs and separate bathtubs and showers
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Enjoy British cuisine and golf course views while dining at Scottish Steakhouse
  • Full breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Take a swim in the indoor pool
  • Treat yourself to manicures and pedicures, aromatherapy or body treatments at The Spa at Portal
  • Amenities include meeting rooms, conference space and a lift
  • On-site recreation includes a golf course, a health club and a steam room
  • Guests have good things to say about the accommodation for the spaciousness and overall comfort
  • Just a 5-minute drive from Oulton Park Circuit and 10 minutes from Delamere Forest
  • Dogs welcome for a fee (restrictions apply)

Classic Double Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£73* Per night/room 19 Dec - 20 Dec

Deluxe Double Room (Luxury Double Double)

Bed Count 2 Double Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Suite (Signature Suite)

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Double Room, 1 King Bed (Signature)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and Spa ratings based on 3 verified reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and Spa

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5 out of 5

Excellent Hotel

Exceptional beds and rooms, great staff. However Wi-fi is awful and the range of food at the restaurant isn't massive, but Tarporley has lovely restaurants.

Posted by on 6 Feb 2018

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4 out of 5

Carfest trip

Great location for carfest at oulton park ,but taxis can be scarce and expensive Not the cheapest hotel but worth a stay

Posted by on 11 Aug 2015

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4 out of 5

great spar weekend

Was a nice stay great location and nice food nice friendly staff great gym and spa

Posted by on 9 Dec 2013

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About the Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and Spa

Location Cobblers Cross Lane, Tarporley, England CW6 0DJ

Property Features

Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and Spa offers its guests a full-service spa, a golf course, and an indoor pool. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. A health club, a sauna, and spa services are also featured at the business-friendly Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and Spa. Self parking is free. This 4-star Tarporley hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 85 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check-out
  • Wedding services available
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Manchester (MAN) (44.7 km / 27.8 mi)
  • Train station: Delamere Station (8.1 km / 5 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf and Spa offers 85 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 7 AM to 10 AM and at the weekend from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Scottish Steakhouse – Overlooking the golf course, this restaurant specialises in British cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Lounge Bar – Overlooking the golf course, this lobby lounge specialises in British cuisine and only serves light fare.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include Golf course, an indoor pool, a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golfing on site
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Spa Services

The Spa at Portal has massage/treatment rooms. Services include facials, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

  • Sauna in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

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 path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have a front desk. To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets: GBP 15 per pet, per night
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, you can reach out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 15 per pet, per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • To make arrangements to bring your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
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