Crabwall Manor Hotel & Spa

Mollington, Chester

Crabwall Manor Hotel & Spa is an historic 17th Century manor house just a short drive from Chester city centre.  Following a multimillion-pound refurbishment the hotel now boasts a beautiful selection of elegant rooms as well as a spa and indoor swimming pool.

For diners, the Earl of Chester Restaurant, serving both traditional English and world food, has wonderful views over its own patio and the ground beyond.  For those wanting something more casual the Bar Lounge offers classic options and lighter snacks.  There is also 24 hour Room Service available.

The Spa at Crabwall Manor offers an 18-meter heated indoor pool, sauna, steam room, massage showers and a whirlpool.  In addition, guests have use of the well-equipped gym, aerobics studio and treatment rooms offering a rage of spa treatments including aromatherapy massage, facials and hand and feet treatments.

Crabwall Manor offers free parking and is just five minutes from the M56 motorway.

Parkgate Road, Mollington, Chester, CH1 6NE
Tel: 01244 851666
Fax: 01244 851400

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About Crabwall Manor Hotel & Spa

  1. BEDROOMS

    Catch some zzz

    Master Suites at the Crabwall Manor

    Our hotel boasts three spacious Master Suites all individually designed with indulgence, relaxation and comfort in mind. Perfect for a romantic break, discovering historic Chester or a well earned treat after a long day at the office.

    Facilities

    24 hour room service
    Complimentary toiletries
    Free parking
    Free wifi access
    Hairdryer
    Heated Towel Rail
    Ironing facilities
    Large flat screen TV
    En suite bathroom with large bath and shower
    Private lounge with luxury furnishings
    Tea and coffee making facilities

    Room Information

    Retaining the character of the Manor House and the Clock Tower, the original features have been enhanced with stylish decoration and plush carpets and soft furnishings. Each suite comes with a spacious private lounge, intimate dining area and large en suite bathroom.

     

     

    Junior Suites at the Crabwall Manor

    Our Junior Suites are the perfect way to relax. Crabwall Manor Hotel is proud to offer four of these sophisticated, spacious suites. With the extra room and large bathrooms they are an excellent choice for those wanting real luxury, and perfect for those wanting to stay a little longer.

    Facilities

    En suite bathroom with bath and shower
    Complimentary toiletries
    Lounge seating area
    Flat screen TV
    Ironing facilities
    Hairdryer
    Heated Towel Rail
    Tea and coffee making facilities
    Free wifi access
    Free parking
    24 hour room service

    Room Information

    Our Junior Suites provide both privacy and comfort for the discerning guest. With sumptuous double beds, each suite has either its own distinct lounge area with a sofa and an easy chair, for poster bed or balcony. Flat Screen TV and and a spacious bathroom with both a bath and shower.

     

    Superior Rooms at the Crabwall Manor

    At Crabwall Manor Hotel our Superior Rooms have all the luxury of our Classic rooms but are even larger. Stylish and tranquil, each Superior Rooms blend classic design with contemporary comfort, something we would all like to grow accustomed to.

    Facilities

    En suite bathroom with bath and shower
    Complimentary toiletries
    Double/Twin capabilities
    Flat screen TV
    Ironing facilities
    Hairdryer
    Heated Towel Rail
    Tea and coffee making facilities
    Free wifi access
    Free parking
    24 hour room service

    Room Information

    Our Superior Rooms are fitted and furnished to the highest standards and can be for either Double or Twin requirements. Complete with a desk and chair the Superior room is perfect for the business person who needs to stay in touch with the outside world with our complimentary wifi access. The additional space and sofa beds also make these rooms the ideal choice for families.

     

    Classic Rooms at the Crabwall Manor

    Our Classic Rooms stylishly combine the feel of the traditional manor house with comfortable contemporary design. Spacious and fitted and furnished to the highest standards, our Classic Rooms can suit either Double or Twin requirements.

    Facilities

    24 hour room service
    Complimentary toiletries
    Double/Twin capabilities
    En suite bathroom with shower, most with a bath
    Flat screen TV
    Free parking
    Free wifi access
    Hairdryer
    Heated Towel Rail
    Ironing facilities
    Tea and coffee making facilities

    Room Information

    Our Classic Rooms stylishly combine the feel of the traditional manor house with comfortable contemporary design. Spacious and fitted and furnished to the highest standards, our Classic rooms can be for either Double or Twin requirements.

  2. FOOD & DRINK

    Come dine with us

    Whether you prefer sophisticated à la carte dining, a relaxed bar meal, afternoon tea or a relaxing drink, Crabwall Manor Hotel has a range of tempting options to choose from.

    The Earl of Chester Restaurant is renowned for its freshly prepared food and fine wines. For those wanting a more informal dining experience the Bar Lounge menu is available with classic options and lighter snacks to satisfy all appetites.

    If a truly indulgent treat is what you are looking for, Crabwall Manor Hotel can offer you a decadent traditional afternoon tea. With delicious savoury sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and fresh scones all served with classically refreshing tea, or coffee if you prefer.
    Whether you prefer sophisticated à la carte dining, a relaxed bar meal, afternoon tea or a relaxing drink, Crabwall Manor Hotel has a range of tempting options to choose from.

    The Earl of Chester Restaurant is renowned for its freshly prepared food and fine wines. For those wanting a more informal dining experience the Bar Lounge menu is available with classic options and lighter snacks to satisfy all appetites.

    If a truly indulgent treat is what you are looking for, Crabwall Manor Hotel can offer you a decadent traditional afternoon tea. With delicious savoury sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and fresh scones all served with classically refreshing tea, or coffee if you prefer.

    The Restaurant

    The Earl of Chester Restaurant, the perfect choice for sophisticated yet relaxed dining at the hotel. The wide and varied menu offers the best of classic and contemporary cuisine, all freshly prepared by our expert chefs. You will be looked after by our friendly restaurant staff from the moment you are seated at your table, and for those who enjoy a glass of something fruity, we have an extensive wine list for you to choose from.
    Facilities

    Great food and drink
    Prepared by expert chefs
    Wide and varied menu
    Treat Yourself

    If a truly indulgent treat is what you are looking for, Crabwall Manor Hotel can offer you a decadent traditional afternoon tea. With delicious savoury sandwiches, scrumptious cakes and fresh scones all served with classically refreshing tea, or coffee if you prefer.Private Dining at the Crabwall Manor

    Private Dining

    We have a number of rooms that are suitable for private dining. With its sense of history and beautiful original features, Crabwall Manor Hotel makes a stunning backdrop for any occasion. Whether you are looking to hold an intimate family get together, a special occasion or celebration, we have the perfect setting make it one to remember.

    Facilities

    Great food and drink
    Special Occasions
    Celebration meals
    Menu Options

    For those wanting a more informal dining experience the Bar Lounge menu is available with classic options and lighter snacks to satisfy all appetites.


    Opening Times

    Bar Lounge Opening Times
    Every day 10.00am until 10.00pm
    Restaurant Opening Times
    Every day  6.30pm until 9.30pm

  3. MEETINGS, EVENTS & CELEBRATIONS

    Plan an Event

    Meetings

    Crabwall Manor Hotel offers a delightful venue and is an ideal location for any type of business event. Our facilities are suitable for training seminars, conferences, meetings, presentations, corporate hospitality and social and networking functions.

    Facilities

    Ground floor function rooms
    Free parking
    Free wifi access
    Direct links from M6, M56 and M53
    Manchester Airport 35 miles
    Liverpool John Lennon Airport 25 miles
    Chester Railway Station 8 Miles
    Air conditioning
    Day and 24 hour Delegate packages
    Tailor made meetings
    48 stylish en suite bedrooms
    Spa and Fitness Suite on site
    We have four air conditioned function rooms, all with ground floor access and we can accommodate from 2 to 100 delegates. The hotel is situated 7 miles from the historic city of Chester and is easily accessible by road, rail and air.

    The hotel is known for its good food, excellent refreshments are available and our dedicated events coordinator is on hand to discuss any specific requirements you may have.

    Delegates can also take time out to have a refreshing walk in our gardens in a peaceful tranquil atmosphere or have a seat in our Bar Lounge or Drawing Room to recharge their batteries.

    For further information on delegate packages or tailor made meetings please contact the hotel.

     

    Family Celebrations

    If you are looking for a beautiful and unique setting to celebrate your special occasion then Crabwall Manor Hotel is just perfect. Our Jacob and Lyle Suites will give a real sense of grandeur and luxury to any occasion. Take a stroll along our Gallery to the Conservatory, with its beautiful views it is an idyllic setting for any event. Crabwall Manor is perfect for Christenings and Naming Ceremonies, for Anniversaries and Private Dining and for your Christmas and New Year Celebrations. Our events team can help you with your arrangements for a Funeral Reception with menus carefully complied to make thngs as simple as possible.

    Facilities

    48 stylish en suite bedrooms
    Air conditioning
    Chester Railway Station 8 Miles
    Day and 24 hour Delegate packages
    Direct links from M6, M56 and M53
    Free parking
    Free wifi access
    Ground floor function rooms
    Liverpool John Lennon Airport 25 miles
    Manchester Airport 35 miles
    Spa and Fitness Suite on site
    Tailor made meetings

    So what kind of event can we host at Crabwall Manor? Whether it be a magical wedding, private dining for a family occasion, an anniversary, birthday party, afternoon tea, funeral or christening, the choice is really yours.

    Our dedicated events coordinator is here to help ensure your celebration is truly memorable. Your celebration is exactly that, yours, so all of our menus can be tailored to your exact requirements. We can help you arrange a disco to dance the night away, table decorations and chair covers, even flowers and gifts for your guests.

    If you would like to stay with us and extend your visit a little longer, we have 48 beautifully designed bedrooms and a relaxing and revitalising spa for you to take advantage of during your stay. For further information please contact us, we are more than happy to help.

     

  4. THE SPA

    As soon as you turn into the hotel’s drive you will start to feel the stresses and strains of everyday life fading away.

    The Spa at Crabwall Manor is set within the tranquil countryside and the relaxing grounds of the hotel. With an 18 metre indoor heated pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi, our spa promotes a mind, body and soul philosophy. The luxurious beauty and relaxation treatment menu perfectly complements this truly indulgent spa offering.

    For those who want to be a little more active, the Spa has a fully air conditioned state of the art gymnasium. We can also offer personal trainer services and group exercise classes.

    The team pride themselves on delivering the highest standard of client care with exceptional attention to detail creating an exclusive spa and exceptional ambiance like no other.

    Fitness at the Crabwall Manor

    Crabwall Manor Spa boasts a relaxed and friendly atmosphere with fully equipped air conditioned gym with resistance machines, state of the art cardio equipment and a free weights exercise area.

    We also have an advanced personal trainer on site (www.phildavispersonaltraining.co.uk) who can offer specific and tailor made exercise programmes to meet all your exercise needs and delivered to the highest standard.

    Facilities

    18 metre indoor heated pool
    Changing rooms with lockers
    Air conditioned gym
    Fully trained team
    Personal training services
    Refreshment bar
    Relaxation Lounge
    Sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi
    Fitness Classes

    For those who prefer to exercise in groups there is a studio on site which offers classes such as aqua aerobics, Pilates, Metafit and yoga to name a few. All of our classes are taught by friendly, experienced and highly qualified instructors.

    Spa

    Our treatments are designed to offer the ultimate in pampering, relaxation and revitalisation experiences. The treatment rooms provide a tranquil and calm environment in which you can totally relax, a little pampering should surely be a prerequisite for any stay at Crabwall Manor Hotel.

    Why not take the opportunity to indulge in our invigorating body treatments and rejuvenating therapeutic techniques? There is no more pleasurable way to ease body tensions, soothe the mind and revive the spirit.

    We also offer a great selection of luxurious spa packages. Whether you are looking for a romantic weekend getaway, an overnight stay with friends on a girls night in or just to be completely pampered and relaxed for the day, at The Spa we have something to suit everyone.

    If you want to give a spa gift to a family member or loved one then Spa Vouchers are available, please contact the Spa Team directly for further information on 01244 851 585.

    Facilities

    Changing rooms with lockers
    An indoor heated swimming pool
    A mood enhancing spa suite which includes a sauna, jacuzzi & steam room
    A Jessica nail bar – offering a variety of nail treatments
    Signature packages specially designed for Crabwall Manor
    Beautiful treatment rooms offering luxurious ESPA treatments

    Spa Treatments

    ESPA Massage Treatments 
    Aromatherapy Massage £55
    55 minutes
    Hot Stone Massage £60
    55 minutes
    Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage £40
    25 minutes
    Back, Face & Scalp Treatment £80
    (with or without hot stones) 85 minutes
    Shoulder,Neck and Scalp Massage £40
    25 minutes
    Deep Muscle Massage £60
    (with or without hot stones) 55 minutes

    ESPA Facial Treatments 
    Age Defying Facial £65
    55 minutes
    Skin Radiance Facial £60
    55 minutes
    Re-Hydrator Facial £60
    55 minutes
    De-Sensitiser Facial £60
    55 minutes
    Skin Purifying Facial £60
    55 minutes
    Personalised Express Facial £40
    25 minutes
    Advanced Radiance Facial £65
    55 minutes
    Eye Treatment Hide
    Eyebrow Shape & Wax £9
    Eyebrow Tint £9
    Eyelash Tint £14
    ESPA Lift & Firm Eye Treatment £35
    25 minutes

    Alternative Therapies
    Hopi Ear Candles £35
    40 minutes
    Indian Head Massage £40
    45 minutes
    Hands & Feet Hide
    File & Polish Hands £15
    15 minutes
    Jessica Express Manicure £20
    25 minutes
    Gelish Manicure £28
    60 minutes
    Jessica Deluxe Manicure £30
    55 minutes
    File & Polish Feet £15
    15 minutes
    Jessica Express Pedicure £20
    25 minutes
    Gelish Pedicure £29
    Jessica Deluxe Pedicure £35
    55 minutes
    ESPA Invigorating Foot Treatment £30
    25 minutes
    Gel Soak Off £10
    30 minutes

    Waxing
    1/2 Leg Wax £15
    Arm Wax £14
    Bikini Wax £10
    Full Leg Wax £24
    Holiday Special (Full Leg, Bikini & Underarm) £40
    Lip and Chin Wax £12
    Lip or Chin Wax £8
    Underarm Wax £10

    ESPA Body Treatments
    ESPA Body Wrap £65
    55 minutes
    ESPA Detox Body Wrap £65
    55 minutes
    Exfoliating Body Polish £30
    25 minutes
    Exfoliating Body Ritual £45
    50 minutes
    Salt & Oil Scrub £30
    25 minutes

    ESPA for Men
    Shoulder, Neck & Face Massage £60
    55 minutes
    Aromatherapy Massage £55
    55 minutes
    Hot Stone Massage £60
    55 minutes
    Muscle Reviver £45
    40 minutes
    Deep Muscle Massage £60
    (with or without hot stones) 55 minutes

    St Tropez Tanning 
    Classic Tan £15
    (wash after 8 hours)
    Express Tan £17.50
    (wash after 1-3 hours)
    Mum To Be Hide
    Pre-Natal Treatment £40
    25 minutes
    Pre-Natal Treatment (1) £55
    55 minutes

  5. WEDDINGS

    Your Special Day

    Crabwall Manor Hotel and Spa’s location in historic Chester provides the ideal setting for a perfect wedding. Dating back to the 11th Century, our 48 bedroom hotel has both the elegance and versatility to make your special day truly memorable. Our beautifully appointed function suites can hold wedding breakfast celebrations for up to 85 guests and up to 150 evening guests. We are fully licensed for both Civil Partnerships and Civil Marriages so we are the perfect venue for your very special day.

    Enjoy beautiful surroundings and exceptional service from the very beginning of your special day through to breakfast the following morning. Whether you are choosing one of our Wedding Packages or prefer to have a more tailor made approach, let our professional and attentive team take care of all the arrangements so that you can relax and fully enjoy the occasion.

    Inclusive Package 2018 and 2019

    This package has all the essentials to make your wedding arrangements stress free, giving your special day a luxurious feel and truly enjoyable.

    What’s Included
    Complimentary Bridal Suite on your special day
    60 day guests for the wedding breakfast.
    100 evening guests
    60 chair covers with sash
    DJ and dance floor
    Bucks Fizz upon arrival
    Two glasses of wine served with the meal
    A glass of sparkling wine for the speeches
    Red Carpet arrival
    Use of a cake stand and knife
    Dedicated Wedding Coordinator

     

    Tailor Made Weddings

    At Crabwall Manor Hotel and Spa we want your special day to be truly memorable. Crabwall Manor has a reputation for fine food and wine. From your welcome drinks to a specially designed wedding breakfast menu, our dedicated team are on hand to help you create an experience that you will treasure forever. From meeting with our head chef when tasting your menu, through to the day itself, we at Crabwall Manor Hotel believe it is all about the journey.

    Pre wedding pampering

    Our spa at Crabwall Manor Hotel can help you with all pre wedding pampering. From exquisite relaxing massages to ease away the stresses, luxurious facials and immaculately manicures hands for those timeless photographs, our professional spa team can help.

    Wonderful Winter Weddings at the Crabwall Manor

    Enjoy a truly magical wedding this winter at Crabwall Manor Hotel and Spa! With lashings of atmosphere and a festive feel we promise that you and your guests will be truly wowed with a wonderfully romantic day to remember.

    Our team understand how important a girl’s wedding day is and will give you a warm welcome whilst delivering first class service so you don’t have to worry about a thing.

    Our Wonderful Winter Wedding package is available from £4995.00 or why not tailor make your own package to ensure your day has that special twist!

    Call our friendly events team now to check availability and you could be Mr and Mrs before the year is out!

    Offer from the 1st November until the 31st March, subject to availability.

     

  6. CHRISTMAS

    Amazing Christmas Party Nights

    Festive Party Nights £19.50 per person

    Get together with colleagues, friends and family and enjoy an unforgettable Christmas party celebration, you will enjoy a delicious festive 3 course dinner and then dance the night away with our DJ. A very popular night, places are now limited!

    Thursday 7th December 2017 (minimum numbers 50 guests)
    Thursday 14th December 2017 9minimum numbers 50 guests)
    Thursday 21st December 2017 (minimum numbers 50 guests)

    Friday 8th December 2017 Sold Out
    Friday 15th December 2017
    Friday 22nd December 2017 Sold Out


    Celebration Party Nights

    £22.50 per person

    Come to the stunning Crabwall Manor and enjoy our Celebration Saturday nights. Enjoy you arrival drink served by our attentive staff, a delicious 3 course festive dinner and then dance the night away with Dj and disco. Don’t forget to strut your stuff!

    Saturday 9th December 2017 Sold Out
    Saturday 16th December 2017 Sold Out
    Saturday 23rd December 2017

    Other dates in December and JANUARY are available for private parties of 50 or more guests.


    Christmas Celebrations

    A warm festive welcome awaits you at the Crabwall Manor Hotel this Christmas. With a wide range of choice, there is surely something for everyone, however you wish to celebrate the festive season.

    This year we are offering some fantastic Christmas Celebration options, why not organise a party for colleagues, for family and friends.

    Private Christmas Lunches – enjoy a delicious 3 course festive lunch in a private dining room so you can really get into the spirit of Christmas. Christmas crackers and party poppers along with festive music we are sure will help you along. (min 10 guests)
    From £12.50 per person


    Could a hotel Christmas be the solution this year?January Festive Party Nights

    Can’t hold your party during a busy Festive Season why not reward your team or celebrate with friends and family in January? Guaranteed to relieve those January blues, enjoy a delicious 3 course dinner and dance the night away to our DJ. (min 50 guests)
    From £18.50 per person

     

     


    Private Celebrations and Parties

    Prefer to have a buffet for your celebration rather than a festive menu? Want to celebrate something other than Christmas? We can help you select your perfect menu from our Buffet Selector or Celebration Selector. For private parties to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, christenings or one of the many reasons to celebrate we will be happy to help you arrange something special.


    Christmas Day Celebration Lunch Christmas Day Celebration Lunch

    Arrive at the stunning Crabwall Manor Hotel and be greeted with a glass of something chilled and bubbly as a gift from us. Celebrate Christmas Day with family and friends and let us do all the hard work for you! Relax in beautiful surroundings for a traditional 3 course Christmas Lunch and the good news is… there is no washing up! Be entertained by our amazing magician, have a bounce on our bouncy castle, there is even a special visit from Santa! Maybe take a stroll around our lovely gardens after lunch.

    £69.00 per adult
    £29.00 per child (4 to 12 years old)
    Children 3 years and under eat for free

    This is a very special family day, for more information or to make a booking contact the Events Team on 01244 851666 or events@crabwallhotel.co.uk

How to find us

  1. DIRECTIONS

    Directions

    By Car:

    If you are using SAT NAV the Hotels postcode is CH1 6NE

    From the M6 Motorway, junction 20, take the exit onto the M56 Motorway, continue to junction 14 and take first left onto A540 at Townfield Lane turn right onto the hotels drive way, keep left at the fork and enter the car park.

    By Rail:

    Chester Train Station is 2.9 Miles by taxi.

    By Air:

    Located close to both Liverpool John Lennon Airport and Manchester Airport.

    Liverpool John Lennon – 25.1 Miles

    Manchester Airport –  33.8 Miles

 

Crabwall Manor Hotel & Spa

Parkgate Road,
Mollington,
Chester,
CH1 6NE

Tel: 01244 851666
Fax: 01244 851400