Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Parkgate Road, Ledsham, Nr Chester, Ellesmere Port, CH66 9PB, United Kingdom
3.9 out of 5 rating 294 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.9

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa in Ellesmere Port, you'll be in the historical district, within a 10-minute drive of Blue Planet Aquarium and Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet. This 4-star hotel is 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from Chester Cathedral and 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from Grosvenor Museum.


Stay in one of 72 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and coffee/tea makers.


Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers body treatments and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a health club, an indoor pool, and a sauna. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access and wedding services.


Grab dinner at Craxton Wood Grill, a restaurant that specializes in British cuisine. Dining is also available at the coffee shop/café, and room service (during limited hours) is provided. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Ness Botanic Gardens - 5.7 km / 3.5 mi
Blue Planet Aquarium - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet - 9.6 km / 5.9 mi
University of Chester - 10 km / 6.2 mi
Countess of Chester Hospital - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Chester City Walls - 10.6 km / 6.6 mi
The Rows of Chester - 11 km / 6.9 mi
Eastgate Clock - 11 km / 6.9 mi
Chester Town Hall - 11.1 km / 6.9 mi
Chester Cathedral - 11.1 km / 6.9 mi
Chester Racecourse - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Grosvenor Museum - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi
Grosvenor Park - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi
Dewa Roman Experience - 11.5 km / 7.1 mi
Chester Castle - 11.5 km / 7.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Manchester (MAN) - 55.6 km / 34.6 mi
Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon) - 40.6 km / 25.2 mi

The preferred airport for Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa is Manchester (MAN).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property 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 guestroom reservation.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve a crib (infant bed) or rollaway/extra bed. please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking. Children's swim times are from 9 am till 11 am and 3 pm till 6 pm. We regret that children are not allowed in the pool area outside of these times.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 12.00 for adults and GBP 12.50 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Health club
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Restaurant
  • -Sauna
  • -Steam room
  • -Garden
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking