Allium by Mark Ellis

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Premium bedding, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds
Premium bedding, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds
Premium bedding, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds
Premium bedding, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free cots/infant beds

Overview of Allium by Mark Ellis

Allium by Mark Ellis

3.0 star property

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Room service
Lynedale House, High Street, Chester, CH3 9PX

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationChester City Walls20 min drive
  • Popular LocationChester Zoo21 min drive
  • Popular LocationCheshire Oaks Designer Outlet23 min drive
  • AirportLiverpool (LPL-John Lennon)54 min drive

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About this area


Allium by Mark Ellis is located in Chester. Bolesworth Castle and Beeston Castle are local landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet and Cheshire Workshops. Check out an event or a game at Chester Racecourse, and consider making time for Chester Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed. Guests appreciate the inn's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • The Ice Cream Farm - 3 min drive
  • Bolesworth Castle - 5 min drive
  • Chester City Walls - 20 min drive
  • Chester Zoo - 21 min drive
  • Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Gwersyllt Station - 18 min drive
  • Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon) - 54 min drive

About this property

Allium by Mark Ellis

3-star inn with free valet parking and bar/lounge
Along with a bar/lounge, this smoke-free inn has express check-in and express check-out. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include a garden. All 5 rooms provide in-room free WiFi, fridges and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include room service, premium bedding and separate baths and showers.
Allium by Mark Ellis offers 5 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and free toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower. This Chester inn provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Languages spoken


Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Free off-site parking
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping


  • Garden


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Renovated entire property – January 2017
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Free toiletries
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bath and shower


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Fridge


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: GBP 10
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests must contact the property for check-in information
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 25 per pet, per day

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 30.0 per day.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Pet fee: GBP 25 per pet, per day
  • Early check-in fee: GBP 10 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 30.0 per day

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards

We should mention

Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Allium Mark Ellis Inn Chester
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Allium Mark Ellis Chester
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Allium by Mark Ellis Chester
Allium by Mark Ellis Inn Chester

Overall score and ratings


Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 25 out of 42 reviews
5 - Excellent 60%
Rating 4 - Good. 3 out of 42 reviews
4 - Good 7%
Rating 3 - Okay. 6 out of 42 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 42 reviews
2 - Poor 14%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 42 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness
Room clean & tidy, pub/restaurant unique with collection of old dining furniture & mirrors
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Staff & service
This is no longer Allium, though taken over 2 months before our stay, all the emails from the booking site were still referring toAllium. There was no mention of steep stone steps up to the room, not good for the disabled, especially when wet. There were several problems. The tv remote needed new batteries, we had only half a toilet roll, both were put right quickly when pointed out. Breakfast bought up to the room at the time requested was excellent, muesli, yogurt, fruit, toast and honey. But arriving back late afternoon no one had been in the room. The breakfast dishes were still there and nothing, including the bed had been touched. The pub was lovely and the food very good. The new management of the now Beehive Pub really to get their act together.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Staff & service
We travelled to this property late on Saturday night. On arrival, we were shown to our room which was cold. We managed to get some food brought to our room and arranged for breakfast to be delivered by 9am the following morn. A Beatles tribute band was playing until 11pm which we were only warned about on Saturday morning and there was continuous noise throughout the night, with music at 3.47am. We stayed until 10am to wait for our breakfast that didn’t arrive. Totally disappointed with the accommodation which is not called Alium but The Beehive!!!! Not what was expected at all.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Happy Stay
Very helpful and friendly staff. Lovely room.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019