The Groves is a River side walk on the North side of the River Dee starting at the end of Lower Bridge Street and finishing near Grosvenor Park. The area has many benches and a band stand.
River Cruises are available April-October 11am-5pm daily and November-March 11am-4pm Weekdays Only from Bithell Boats. Tel 01244 325394
The suspension Bridge and parts of the Groves are closed due to a police incident - 22nd July 2021
Cruise Along the Beautiful River Dee Aboard Our Luxury Showboats
Lady Diana and Mark Twain
From the moment you and your guests are welcomed aboard by our friendly staff to the moment you leave we guarantee a smoothly organised event to remember. Cruises are available all year round from half hour daily cruises to special evening functions.
For an alternative to the traditional group function, ChesterBoat offers a refreshing change with a nautical flavour. Whether you are organising a large corporate hospitality event, a small family celebration or even a romantic Wedding reception afloat, we cater to your specific requirements.
Grove Villa is a Victorian house on the banks of Chester's picturesque River Dee.
The house was built in 1836 and retains many of its original features. It has 3 en-suite bedrooms with central heating, TV, tea and coffee making facilities. We have off road parking and are strictly non smoking. A choice of breakfast menu is available ranging from continental , full English and Vegetarian. Other special diets can be accommodated by prior arrangement.
Room1 has an antique half tester bed with river view.
Room2 has a modern four poster bed plus a single bed (can be double or with twin) view to the river.
Room3 is our Honeymoon Suite with modern four poster bed and seating area. This is a large room situated at the back of the house
Grove Villa is furnished and decorated to a high standard using antique furniture and picture to enhance its original Victorian charm.
18 The Groves
01244 349 713
“Fabulous location, superb views over the river. Very relaxing. Lovely bed and great breakfast.”
“Very friendly, lovely food. Excellent location. Lovely room and atmosphere”.
“Had an awesome time, lovely, top marks, superb room and great breakfast”.
“Enjoyed every minute, super”.
“Very cosy, relaxing and so convenient to the city centre”.
“Friendliness and efficiency in a delightful setting”.
The Groves Suspension Bridge
Photo Credit Reg Taylor