Welcome to Holiday Inn Ellesmere Port.

A stylish canalside hotel near Chester with free parking, WiFi and heated pool

On the banks of the Shropshire Union Canal, the Holiday Inn® Ellesmere Port/Cheshire Oaks hotel is only eight miles from Chester's historic city centre. Easy motorway access puts Liverpool and Manchester less than 30 minutes' drive away, and free secure parking is provided. Ellesmere Port train station is a mile from the hotel for rail links across the UK.


The hotel offers nine canalside meeting rooms and event spaces. The largest suite is ideal for elegant wedding receptions of up to 220 guests. A dedicated Conference Host is happy to help with planning. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel.

A stylish canalside Hotel.

Located on our very own island, surrounded by lock gates, bridges and canals, we provide a ‎tranquil setting, only minutes away from retail areas and local industry. A unique setting that we ‎are sure you will love. ‎

Memorable Wedding

Our unrivalled backdrop, something unlike anywhere else, gives you a venue where weddings are ‎truly memorable. Our team of experts compliment the surroundings to give you the day you ‎always dreamed of. ‎

Locks Restaurant and Bar ‎

A hidden gem, a waterfront setting, steeped in history where you can enjoy outstanding food and ‎drink at a reasonable price. Somewhere to meet with friends, have a business meeting or to ‎indulge in a celebratory meal. ‎

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