Roar like a lion in Newton
Stay in the Newton area of historic Chester and you’re just five minutes away from one of Britain’s biggest and best loved zoos. Voted Britain’s best zoo in July 2015 by TripAdvisor, Chester Zoo is an absolute marvel and the most-visited wildlife attraction in the country. Gape in wonder at the lions, tigers and jaguars, marvel at the elephants, and coo at the adorable meerkats, with 15,000 animals and 125 acres of zoological gardens you certainly won’t be bored. Younger visitors will love the new Madagascar PLAY! space, new in 2017.
Go Roman in Chester
One of Britain’s best-preserved walled cities, Chester was originally a Roman fort and the four main streets still follow the original layout. Take a walk around the city walls which have been substantially altered since Roman times but still provide a sense of history. For fabulous shopping in eye-catching surroundings, head to the Tudor buildings that make up the Rows, before treating yourself a bite to eat in one of Chester’s many great restaurants, which include some renowned fine dining.
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Chester is under an hour from Liverpool, a vibrant city packed full of great attractions. There's Anfield and Goodison Park stadiums for football lovers, or head to Albert Dock for great shops, museums and cultural attractions like the award-winning Beatles Story museum. Looking for a cheap hotel Near Newton? Travelodge Chester Central Hotel gets you to the heart of the city or Travelodge Chester Warrington Road Hotel is great for motorway links.