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Lots to See, Linked to the Wall and Good Cover from Rain or Sun

A historic feel to it despite all the modern shop fronts. Busy and worth keeping an eye out for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rossergruffydd
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
take a trip back in time with the Tudor houses

smashing place and the houses are beautiful, you can imagine that you have stepped back in time... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
uni101
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A historic feel to it despite all the modern shop fronts. Busy and worth keeping an eye out for obstructions! A great place to shelter in rain or sun and it links to the city walls. Some seating and it gives a lot of character...More

Thank Rossergruffydd
Reviewed 2 days ago

smashing place and the houses are beautiful, you can imagine that you have stepped back in time. Lots of shops to look round, ... ,y suggestion? go have a look and find out yourself I am swore you will like it :)

1  Thank uni101
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We walked into Chester centre from our hotel just outside the walls on a Saturday night. Quite noisy with several pubs trying to drown out each other’s music but lively and felt safe. As we got into the centre we were aware of lots of...More

Thank miniscot
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This shopping centre is beautiful. The Tudor buildings were wonderful. How the shops are incorporated into the old buildings is really nice. Also the red brick buildings are lovely and it's really nice how the new buildings have been built with red bricks so they...More

Thank mecat14
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Rows are another famous feature of the beautiful city of Chester. Low-ceilinged timbered Tudor houses with two-storey shopping arcades; you can walk all the way through them on first-floor level, and you get all sorts of shops there, and best of all, some really...More

1  Thank binapiraeus
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Rows are a tourist attraction to Chester, almost unique, so why are they always so poorly maintained? The only stretch that doesn't smell of urine is the main Debenhams side. Traders, get on to it, they're part of your business. Tourist ARE commenting.

Thank ReviewerNick
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Chester rows, what can I say, oldie work due black and white timbered buildings that go over the shops, nice place to shop expensive though, but so be warned,

Thank brian6leighton
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice to see the many Tudor architecture facades, but the many shops there were the usual high street chain stores you see anywhere and not many independent retailers. Quite a few empty shops with "For Sale or Lease" boards up, which spoils the photographic images.

Thank Hungry-Thirsty69
Reviewed 1 week ago

The architecture was fantastic, lots of half-timbered buildings. The buildings also have a second story walkway to get you into the shade and away from the maddening crowds. Stores are on both ground and second story. We ate lunch at the Watergate cafe - quaint...More

1  Thank Peggy M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to visit would highly recommended, lots of shops, pubs, cafes and boutiques. Don't forget to look up or you'll miss the shops on a another level and the old buildings.

Thank Lynn S
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COLO52
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
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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
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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
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