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Very British/period

Amazing visual quality on several streets with newer buildings mixed in. Basically a pedestrian... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ithaca, New York
Unusual buildings

The shops are on an upper level. You have to go upstairs and then along a veranda overlooking the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Amazing visual quality on several streets with newer buildings mixed in. Basically a pedestrian zone with plenty of additional shops and eateries to entice you. The Tudor type buildings are plentiful and very well preserved from the street.

Thank fssutton1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The shops are on an upper level. You have to go upstairs and then along a veranda overlooking the main street.

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved a walk around the walls with one of the blue badge guides and then a stroll in Chester Rows. Can’t recommend it enough. Lovely city!

Thank Duncan O
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rows are the reason we wanted to visit Chester. We were not disappoint ed. They are truly amazing. We spent some time there every day of our holiday.. even watched the town crier at the cross one day.

Thank margoandgeorge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quirky little specialist shops elevated above the main street. Just the job for obscure purchases and to people watch on the crowds down below.

Thank Soulman450
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's unique style of house in England. There are 3-6 of half-timbered houses in each side of Eastgate, Watergate Street, Northgate Street, and Bridge Street. You can stroll through these pedestrian walkway and take pictures of these buildings. You can find also half timber house...More

Thank wari s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You really can’t miss this if you are heading to Chester. Just walk around the rows to see buildings from 800 years ago. They are stunning.

Thank Seamusq33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived today for a 2 night stay and walked into the city centre and after the 2 half mile walk in the heat it was worth it what a cracking wee town , full of history loads of shops , bars , the lot...More

Thank D M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must when in Chester, all the little, and big shops along the Rows. Great to keep out of the heat for a little while (31 degrees yesterday) and helpful when it rains too!

Thank Jacqui L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

unique to Chester, a piece of history, but you are part of it, cool in summer, a special place. We need to look after these rows

Thank Teresa C
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2 December 2017|
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Response from Steve P | Reviewed this property |
There are quite a few different stalls outside near by the forum shopping centre and the cathedral the atmosphere is great! Christmas lights are lovely in Chester very pretty! Hope this helps
andrew kenneth t
4 August 2017|
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Response from Fraser B | Reviewed this property |
Only just seen your question.... yes normal hours 10/11-4pm for most
Alison B
8 February 2017|
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Response from brightaura | Reviewed this property |
Hello sorry for delay in replying you have probably been there by now. They are on two levels access to upper levels is mostly by stairs suggest you contact Chester tourist office to see if there are places you can get up... More