Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

Parkgate Road, Ledsham, Chester, CH66 9PB

From £40.00 per person

Our customer rating: 5/5

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Enjoy 20% saving* on all spa residential packages (must include treatments) booked for arrivals until 31st August 2024. *20% saving applied in rates.            

About

When your mind, body and spirit are in need of a lift, the fabulous Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel becomes something of a must-visit. Set amid 27 acres of achingly beautiful Cheshire countryside, this idyllic retreat has everything you need for a day or stay that you’ll never forget. Here you can stop and smell the flowers as the rest of the world hurtles by.

Take a little time to explore the fascinating Roman heritage in nearby Chester, and be sure to visit the world-famous Chester Zoo while you’re in the area. The exciting city of Liverpool is within easy reach, offering you a fabulous range of shops, galleries, museums and landmarks. If you’re a music fan, you’re sure to love The Beatles Story.

Overnight journeys of bliss are always highly pleasurable at Craxton Wood, a sumptuous hotel offering more than 70 comfy bedrooms. There’s an excellent spa here with 11 gorgeous treatment rooms, not to mention a top of the range gym. And the sublime restaurant will be ready and waiting to impress you as soon as you feel peckish.

Please note: This Hotel operates a cashless system.

Popular Facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Herbal sauna
  • Aroma steam room
  • Foot spas
  • Experience showers
  • Ice fountain
  • State-of-the-art gymnasium
  • Two tranquil relaxation areas
  • Thermal Suite
  • Rasul mud therapy room
  • Woodland Zen garden
  • Aerobics studio
  • Woodland Spa Café
  • Cocktail Bar and Lounge
  • Wellness room
  • Craxton Wood Grill

Packages

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1 Night Indulgent Spa Break for Two

  • 2 treatments, up to 50 minutes
  • Overnight accommodation
  • An allocation towards dinner from the A La Carte menu is included
  • Breakfast
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • £5 voucher to spend in our spa store (minimum spend applies)
  • Check in from 3pm - Room departure 11am
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From £107.60 per person

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My Signature Spa Day

  • 2 treatments, 80 minutes
  • Full afternoon tea
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • Arrival from 10am
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From £149.00 per person

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My Total Time Out Spa Day

  • 2 treatments, 110 minutes
  • Full afternoon tea
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • Arrival from 10am
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From £189.00 per person

My Rest and Reset Spa Day

  • Lunch
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • Arrival from 10am
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From £40.00 per person

1 Night Spa Break for Two

  • 1 treatment, up to 25 minutes
  • Overnight accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • Check in from 3pm - Room departure 11am
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From £67.60 per person

My Morning Retreat

  • 1 treatment, up to 25 minutes
  • Lunch
  • Three hours use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • Arrive at 9am
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From £69.00 per person

My Afternoon Escape

  • 1 treatment, up to 25 minutes
  • Full afternoon tea
  • Three hours use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • Arrive at 12pm
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From £74.00 per person

My Refresh and Renew Spa Day

  • 2 treatments, up to 80 minutes
  • Full afternoon tea
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • Arrival time TBA
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From £85.00 per person

1 Night The Essential Spa Break for Two

  • 1 treatment, up to 25 minutes
  • Overnight accommodation
  • An allocation towards dinner from the A La Carte menu is included
  • Breakfast
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • £5 voucher to spend in our spa store (minimum spend £50)
  • Check in from 3pm - Room departure 11am
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From £87.60 per person

1 Night Sunday Spa Retreat for Two

  • 1 treatment, up to 25 minutes
  • Overnight accommodation
  • Complimentary bottle of Prosecco in your room upon arrival
  • An allocation towards dinner from the A La Carte menu is included
  • Breakfast
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • Treatments to be taken on Monday
  • Check in from 3pm - Room departure 11am
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From £91.60 per person

My Perfect Treat Spa Day

  • 1 treatment, up to 55 minutes
  • Full afternoon tea
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • Arrival from 10am
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From £99.00 per person

2 Night Ultimate Spa Break for Two

  • 1 treatment, up to 55 minutes
  • 2 Night accommodation
  • A bottle of Prosecco in your room upon arrival
  • An allocation towards dinner from the A La Carte menu is included on the first night
  • Afternoon tea on the second day
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • A £10 voucher to spend in our spa store (minimum spend applies)
  • Check in from 3pm - Room departure 11am
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From £171.60 per person

3 Night Signature Spa Break

  • 2 treatments, up to 110 minutes
  • 3 Night accommodation
  • A bottle of Prosecco
  • An allocation towards dinner from the A La Carte menu is included on your day of arrival
  • Afternoon tea on your second day
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Full use of the leisure facilities
  • Complimentary use of towels, robe and slippers
  • £10 voucher to spend in our spa store (minimum spend applies)
  • Check in from 3pm - Room departure 11am
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From £255.60 per person

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Details

Towel and robes providedYes
Length of pool18m
No. of treatment rooms11
Dual treatment roomsYes
Max no. in group32
Lockers availableYes
Product houseElemis, Jessica and Fake Bake
Dress for lunchNo
Minimum age16
Local attractionsChester Zoo, University of Chester, Chester Cathedral and Liverpool Anglican Cathedral
No. of bedrooms72
Check-in time15:00
Use facilities before check in timeYes
Dress codeSmart/casual
Hotel Accessible accessYes
Car parkingComplimentary

Facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Herbal sauna
  • Aroma steam room
  • Foot spas
  • Experience showers
  • Ice fountain
  • State-of-the-art gymnasium
  • Two tranquil relaxation areas
  • Thermal Suite
  • Rasul mud therapy room
  • Woodland Zen garden
  • Aerobics studio
  • Woodland Spa Café
  • Cocktail Bar and Lounge
  • Wellness room
  • Craxton Wood Grill

The Spa & Wellness at Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

If you’re looking to be pampered like never before, the magnificent Vital Health & Wellbeing Club will delight you from the moment you first arrive. A recent £1.4 million investment has transformed this facility into one of the finest in the area, offering a haven of complete and utter indulgence.

With a comprehensive menu of soothing and revitalising treatments as well as an extensive set of amenities, a visit to this sensational oasis of calm is a must. If you’re on the lookout for a spa paradise that will help you escape an increasingly hectic lifestyle, you can bask in the knowledge that you've finally found it.

The Gym & Fitness at Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

A workout at the magnificent Craxton Wood Hotel brings you all the usual rewards and a whole lot more. The state of the art Technogym equipment and a welcoming, laid-back atmosphere combine to create the perfect environment for everything from a gentle jog to a full-on session that works every part of your body.

After your exertions, you can unwind in the relaxing haven that is the Vital spa café. Or, if you’re seeking the ultimate warm-down, try the steam room or sauna and unwind in style. A swim in the indoor pool is made all the more special by the rural beauty that can be seen through the full-length windows.

Restaurants & Food at Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

A delicious place to sample the finer things in life, the Craxton Wood Grill brings you a wonderful collection of classic British dishes with an innovative twist that will tempt your taste buds from the start. A stunning location for both eating and drinking, the hotel deserves to be on every foodie’s must-visit list.

The secret to the wonderful meals is the insistence on locally-sourced ingredients of the finest quality. Whether you’re an overnight guest of the hotel or you’re simply visiting for a day of indulgence, you surely owe it to yourself to include a trip to the Grill on your schedule.

Spa Location

Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

Parkgate Road
Ledsham
Chester
CH66 9PB
0151 347 4000

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Reviews

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2 night
  • 5 Service
  • 4 Quality
  • 4 Satisfaction

Spa area was very good massage by Debbie was good and very professional and the spa facilities sauna etc was good.

Chris Mulligan , Dudely

Nice spa
  • 5 Service
  • 4 Quality
  • 4 Satisfaction

Nice spa friendly staff. Very busy. I had a lovely treatment Quality of food at lunch was good just slow service because it was busy I suspect - I had to ask a few time for my desert. Surprised tea or coffee wasn't offered with the lunch .

Lesley McCabe , Cheshire

Mcdonald Craxton Wood
  • 4 Service
  • 4 Quality
  • 4 Satisfaction

Lovely venue, the weather was a bit rubbish so we couldn’t enjoy the grounds of the hotel which were lovely. The spa was clean and therapists were professional the room was comfortable and staff were friendly and helpful. Apart from a few issues with the food, we came away thoroughly relaxed.

Sara Everett-Wood, West Midlands

Amazing
  • 5 Service
  • 5 Quality
  • 5 Satisfaction

Exceeded all of our expectations. It’s was my daughters 21st and we enjoyed every min. Rooms spacious amd every single member of staff couldn’t do enough to help- we will be back! Spa is lush and indulgent.

Sarah Ellis, Altrincham

Spar day
  • 5 Service
  • 5 Quality
  • 5 Satisfaction

Had a lovely day, lady gave us a tour around, the afternoon tea was lovely, plenty for my husband who has celiac disease, and great spar treatment at the end.

Tracy Threadgold, Flintshire

Refresh, renew
  • 5 Service
  • 5 Quality
  • 5 Satisfaction

We all had a lovely relaxing day the treatments were amazing, we had afternoon tea which was lovely, also the sun was shinning we enjoyed relaxing in the garden area. The staff were friendly we would definitely return.

Donna Harrison, Runcorn

Faye in the restaurant is the best
5 / 5

This is a 5 star review for Faye in the restaurant. She’s an absolute credit to your team. She went above and beyond for our family during the breakfast service. My little boy is a fussy eater and...... Read more

HORRENDOUS STAY. RUDE MANAGEMENT. GENERAL MANAGER, NON EXISTENT
1 / 5

My partner booked a room here for myself and him for my birthday, the intention was a nice relaxing stay, somewhere to have a lovely meal after a spa day. The spa - lovely. Staff were friendly and...... Read more

Exceptional service from Jonathan on our spa day
5 / 5

I took my mum for a spa day with 25min treatment and 2 course lunch. We had a lovely time which was made that bit more special by the attention to detail and courteous service provided by Jonathan...... Read more