Shopping & Event Activities

Discover the top things to do in Chester in the guide below for endless family fun.

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Shopping & Event Activities in Chester

Discover Must Have Brands

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.

  • Cheshire Oaks retail village near Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel.

Discover Chester City Centre

Hop on the park and ride just a short walk from the hotel and enjoy a day out in Chester. Wander through the rows, take a look at the new purpose-built market, find independent gems, high street stores and England’s oldest shopfront.

With some of the most exciting independent cafes, restaurants and bars there is something for everyone. Plus if you are visiting us on the first Saturday of each month you will find the wonderful Makers Market brings you a unique shopping experience to the city.

Discover Broughton Shopping Park

Just a short drive away is Broughton Shopping Park. With over 40 shops and restaurants plus onsite Cineworld cinema offering 4DX movies, it’s a brilliant way to spend your day.

Discover Storyhouse Chester

Storyhouse is a library, theatre, cinema, restaurant and community and creative social space. Found in the heart of Chester on Hunter Street, check out their what’s on guide to see what’s happening during your visit.

What's On In Chester

Chester and the surrounding area is a hive of activity, with something to suit everyone from festivals, live music, comedy, theatre, nature trails, museums and so much more.

Take a look at these handy what’s on guides to help you plan your trip

  • Exterior shot of Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel at night

Explore Liverpool

Looking to take in even more culture? The city of Liverpool is just 40 minutes from our hotel by car or train. Shop till you drop in Liverpool One, see what’s happening over at the Exhibition Centre, wander around the museums or hit the waterfront. How will you spend your day?