Graduation Parties & Ceremonies in Chester

Graduation Parties & Ceremonies in Chester

The end of University and College life is a big moment for anyone. That’s why you want the occasion to be as memorable as possible.

Friends, family and fellow students all make such days great fun and something to be remembered forever.

We can help with every aspect of planning and coordinating a graduation party or ceremony, so that everyone is sure to have an incredible time.

Chester Prom Night

Celebrate Prom Night in true Chester style!

Celebrate the end of exams, the end of school and the end of an era with our great Prom Packages.

We’ll help you make sure the party goes off in style, with up to 250 Prom Kings and Queens.

Let us take the strain of planning, so that the guests can get down to the serious business of partying.

Christenings in Cheshire

Christenings in Cheshire

What better way to celebrate the christening of a child than with friends and family in beautiful surroundings.

We can help you to plan every aspect of the happy day to ensure that it’s perfect.

Funeral wake venues in Chester

Planning a Funeral Wake

Losing your loved one can be a difficult time and planning a wake for a funeral can be overwhelming, but we are here to provide an excellent range of services and our venue can be tailored to suit your individual needs. Our highly experienced team will help you organize the wake at our beautiful venue in Chester and will arrange a funeral reception, managing caterers, florists, room layouts and everything else involved with a gathering of this nature.

Our experienced staff at Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel are here to help and can tend to your requirements with the sensitivity and professionalism you would expect.

From £8 per person, choose from a range of adaptable menu options for your reception. From morning and afternoon teas to finger buffets and sit-down meals, simply let us know what you’d like, and we’ll make it happen. We also offer a range of drinks packages to suit your budget.

You can find us at this address:
Whitchurch Road

Cheshire Oaks

Cheshire Oaks

Discover must-have brands at McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Cheshire Oaks. From high-street favourites including Nike, Adidas, Pandora and Diesel to iconic designer labels such as Coach, Kate Spade, Hugo Boss and many more – always up to 60% less than RRP. With over 150 luxurious brands, tempting cafés and restaurants, a children’s playground and a tax refund office for non-EU citizens, we’re the region’s must-visit fashion destination.

Shopping in a group of 10 or more? Receive an additional 10% off outlet prices when you visit Guest Services on your arrival.

Find us less than 15 minutes by car from Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel.

Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo

There’s always a new story to tell, from zoo births and new arrivals to different experiences to encounter.

Chester Zoo is home to 21,000 animals, in 125 acres of award-winning zoological gardens.

Attracting 1.9 million visitors every year and undertaking many conservation projects at home and abroad, there’s something for everyone.

Find your wild side with our Chester Zoo package, which includes an overnight stay, zoo tickets, dinner, breakfast and a welcome pack for children! Book HERE!

Chester Zoo is just over 10 minutes by car from Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel.

Storyhouse Chester

Storyhouse Chester

Storyhouse is Chester’s modern theatre, library, restaurant and cinema.

The restored and revitalised 1930s Odeon building houses an 800-seat auditorium, a 150-seat studio theatre, a restaurant and two bars plus a 100-seat boutique, independent cinema.

Alongside the building, Storyhouse run a series of festivals as well as Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre and Moonlight Flicks.

During the Autumn and Spring, Storyhouse welcomes the best of the UK’s and international touring work, offering a programme of dance, opera, drama, comedy and music on the theatre’s 800-seat proscenium stage. In the Summer and at Christmas-time, the theatre transforms into a 500 seat thrust stage, to present Storyhouse’s home produced shows.

Storyhouse can be found in the heart of Chester, on Hunter Street, just off Northgate Street and can be reached by bus and a short walk from the hotel in less than 30 minutes.

Roman Tour

Roman Tours in Chester

Join a Roman soldier and journey through the remains of the largest Roman fortress in Britain and its amphitheatre.  Visit high street shops to discover what is hidden away in their basements.

Armed with the latest archaeological evidence, your Roman guide will provide a 90-minute tour of Chester, which is factual and fun, giving a unique insight into life in Roman Britain.

Tours run each day at 12pm and 3pm, starting at the Visitor Information Centre, next to the Town hall. Click HERE to buy tickets online.

Visitor Information Centre, Chester Town Hall, Northgate Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2HJ

Stone Setting Service

Self-Catered Stone Setting Service in Chester

Bring your nearest and dearest together in memory of your loved one after their Stone Setting Service in Chester. Our compassionate and experienced Events Team will be on-hand to help you in any way they can.

Our Self-Catered Package – from £350

  • Function room hire for 4 hours
  • Tables, chairs, table linen

Self-Catered with Tea and Coffee – from £400

  • Function room hire for 4 hours
  • Tables, chairs, table linen
  • Cups and saucers
  • Tea and coffee
  • Waiter/waitress service.

Catered Stone Setting Package – from £25 per person

  • Function room hire for 4 hours
  • Tables, chairs, table linen
  • Cutlery and crockery
  • Tea and coffee
  • Waiter/waitress service
  • Corkage waived for one spirit bottle
  • Pastries
  • Selection of finger sandwiches
  • Jugs of fresh apple juice and orange juice

To discuss our packages or bespoke options for a Stone Setting Service in Chester, please contact our Events Team on 0208 702 0012 or

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