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BEST WESTERN Cross Lanes Hotel

Bangor Road, Marchwiel, Wrexham, Wrexham, LL13 0TF

Ratings & Awards

3 stars Hotel inspected by the Tourist Board (Visit Wales) for level of service and facilities. (Reflected in the number of stars awarded)
Silver CSR award from Green Tourism.

Hotel Amenities

  • Free Internet
  • Free parking onsite (80 spaces)
  • Restaurants
  • Bars
  • WIFI
  • No Lift
  • Hotel And Bedrooms All Completely Non Smoking

Get in touch

08445 76 76 76
*local rate

near the BEST WESTERN Cross Lanes Hotel, Wrexham

Erddig Apple Festival

The annual Erddig Apple Festival is held in the leafy gardens of Erddig in Wrexham. It celebrates the apple harvest with cider tasting, apple bobbing, floral and fruit displays, live music and the opportunity to sample and purchase the produce.

Available : Oct 2013 (annual)


Erddig house and estate are set in a huge woodland country park just outside Wrexham. This fully furnished 18th-century house offers visitors a unique insight into servants' lives during the 18th and 19th centuries.

Available : Mar - Nov 2013; not Thu or Fri (various dates)

Plas Madoc Leisure Centre

Plas Madoc is renowned for its leisure pool, The Tropical Lagoon. Kids can play in the waves, climb on the crocodile, or slide down the elephant and the snake. Grown-ups can try aqua-aerobics, or for a less strenuous workout, the bizarrely-named woggling. There are also three squash courts, four badminton courts and an indoor football pitch.

Available : Daily

Ty Mawr Country Park

Situated on the banks of the River Dee, Ty Mawr Country Park offers beautiful views across the Vale of Llangollen to the Cefn Viaduct and Pontcysyllte Aqueduct. It is also the perfect place to access Offa's Dyke National Trail, the Llangollen Canal and the Dee Valley.

Available : Daily

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct is one of Thomas Telford's greatest civil engineering achievements. It is still operational, so visitors can enjoy a canal boat cruise 37 metres above the River Dee and take in the spectacular panoramic views of the surrounding area.

Available : Daily

Old Hall Country Club and Spa

The Old Hall Country Club & Spa is set in peaceful Huntingdon, overlooking the Cheshire Plains. Treatments on offer range from facials to reflexology, hot stone massage, Indian head massage and lightwave therapy.

Available : Daily

Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod

Every year thousands of people descend on the tiny village of Llangollen for the International Musical Eisteddfod. The festival is a celebration of folk music, song and dance by performers from around the world.

Available : Jul 2013 (annual)

Grosvenor Museum

The city-centre Grosvenor Museum is a living monument to Chester's past. View everyday objects from the Roman Fortress of Deva or visit the Roman cemetery, where every tombstone has a tale to tell. Hands-on exhibits include an aqueduct model.

Available : Daily

May Festival at Chester Racecourse

Opening the new season, the May meeting at Chester Racecourse is held over three days - Totesport Cup Day on Wednesday, Ladies Day on Thursday and City Day on Friday, with six races each day.

Available : May 2013 (annual)

Chester Food, Drink and Lifestyle Festival

From hearty fare to garden wares, Chester's Food, Drink and Lifestyle Festival showcases all manner of top quality regional produce. It features over 150 stalls, including the ever-popular celebrity chef demonstrations and a new campervan event.

Available : Apr 2013 (annual)

Autumn Festival

Taking place towards the end of the season, the Autumn Festival at Chester Racecourse features plenty of exciting action throughout the afternoon. Race-goers get to experience the thrill of racing with all the charm of the country.

Available : Sep 2013 (annual)

Family Funday

Chester Racecourse offers a Family Fun Day, attracting thousands of people each year. Expect stilt walkers, face painters, bouncy castles, jazz bands and more, while a full card of six races is run throughout the afternoon.

Available : Aug 2013 (annual)

Town Crier Proclamations

Town criers tend to be seen as eccentric and extrovert characters these days. Grab your chance to see one at work at The Cross in Chester. Dressed in a colourful period costume, they maintain this ancient way of broadcasting the news.

Available : May - Aug 2013; not Mon or Sun (annual)

Chester Cathedral

Chester Cathedral boasts the most complete medieval monastic complex in the UK and records of a church on the current site date back to the early 10th century. Visitors can admire the medieval wood-carved choir stalls.

Available : Daily

Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo is situated just two miles north of the city centre. Spacious near-natural surroundings are home to 7000 animals, many of which are endangered. In fact, the zoo is part of a worldwide conservation programme.

Available : Daily

Chester Folk Festival

Chester celebrates its folk heritage with concerts, workshops and children's events, featuring many local and national folk performers. The fun takes place in the village of Kelsall, about eight miles from the city.

Available : Jun 2013 (annual)

Blue Planet Aquarium

Sporting a 71-metre long underwater tunnel, the Blue Planet Aquarium in Ellesmere Port houses 3.5 million litres of water and one of the largest collections of sharks in Europe, including sand tigers (related to the great white sharks), nurse sharks and lemon sharks. The very brave can even arrange to take a swim with them.

Available : Daily

Nantwich International Cheese Show

The Nantwich International Cheese Show, held at Cheshire showground, Dorfold Hall, is generally accepted as the definitive cheese show in the British Isles. It provides the opportunity to experience the best traditional cheeses, incorporating both organic and vegetarian varieties.

Available : Jul 2013 (annual)

Cheshire Oaks

The McArthur Glen Designer Outlet Village at Cheshire Oaks is the largest in the McArthur Glen chain, offering great discounts of up to 50% on designer clothes. With over 120 shops to choose from and a wealth of eating options, this is a shopaholic's dream day out!

Available : Daily

Shrewsbury Flower Show

Shrewsbury Flower Show has been held in beautiful Quarry Park for over a century and has been recognised by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's longest-running horticultural show. The event attracts approximately 50,000 visitors every August.

Available : Aug 2013 (annual)

Lark Lane Farmers' Market

The Lark Lane Farmers' Market comes to the Sefton Park area of Liverpool each month. Stalls line the street, selling a range of locally produced vegetables, organic meat and poultry. You'll also find pies, cakes, preserves and handmade crafts.

Available : Sat only

Liverpool Food and Drink Festival

The Liverpool Food and Drink Festival is held annually in the picturesque Sefton Park. Over 60 of the city's bars and restaurants showcase and sell their specialities, while there is also live music, cookery demonstrations and appearances by celebrity chefs.

Available : Sep 2013 (annual)

Bonfire Night Fireworks Displays

Fireworks explode to music during Liverpool's spectacular Bonfire Night events, which take place at Sefton Park, Walton Hall Park and Newsham Park. Up to 100,000 people come from all over the city and the surrounding area to enjoy the displays.

Available : Nov 2008 (annual)

Africa Oyé

The sounds of Africa hit Liverpool's Sefton Park each summer during the Africa Oyé festival. This showcase of live African and Caribbean music presents world-class artists and is the UK's major African music event.

Available : Jun 2013 (annual)

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BEST WESTERN Cross Lanes Hotel
Bangor Road
LL13 0TF

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01978 780555

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