Where can I stay in Knutsford?
As a hub for visitors either staying in the local area, attending special event or passing through, there’s a variety of places to stay in Knutsford so suit every budget. With its close proximity to transport links, Manchester, Liverpool and the rest of Cheshire Knutsford is a great choice to visit and stay in.
Budget hotels in Knutsford
Travelodge Knutsford M6
This straightforward hotel, just off the M6 motorway, is a 5.1-mile drive from Tatton Park Gardens and a 6-mile drive from the Victorian architecture of Arley Hall.
The bright rooms come with custom-designed beds, desks, flat-screen TVs and limited free WiFi. They also include tea and coffeemaking facilities. Family rooms add foldaway beds. Children age 15 and under stay free in their parents’ room. The hotel also offers free parking.
Travelodge Knutsford M6, Knutsford, WA16 0TL, www.travelodge.co.uk
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Hotel Ibis Budget Knutsford
Another bargain hotel based just off the M6 motorway, this rural budget hotel is 6.43 km from Tatton Park Gardens and 14.5 km from both Anderton Boat Lift and Jodrell Bank Observatory.
Featuring complimentary Wi-Fi, unpretentious rooms also have sofas, desks and flat-screen TVs with multimedia connections. Kids 11 and under stay free.
The hotel offers complimentary parking and snack machines in the lobby.
Hotel ibis budget Knutsford, B55569, Knutsford, WA16 0PP, www.ibis.co.uk
Premier Inn Knutsford Mere
In a countryside location on the A50 road, this no-frills hotel is 3.7 miles from the cobbled town centre of Knutsford, and 4.1 miles from the Tatton Park historic estate and deer park.
Rooms feature free WiFi and en suite bathrooms with showers, as well as tea and coffeemaking facilities, desks and TVs with digital channels, and range from singles to family rooms with 2 pull-out beds, where kids aged 15 and under eat and stay free with paying adults.
There’s free parking and an on-site Chef & Brewer pub/restaurant at the Kilton Inn. Breakfast (an extra cost) includes all-you-can-eat and light choices.
Premier Inn Knutsford Mere, Warrington Road, Hoo Green, Mere, Knutsford, WA16 0PZ, www.premierinn.co.uk
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Premier Inn Knutsford Bucklow Hill
Offering scenic views over countryside, this low-key hotel is 2.3 miles from Tatton Park Gardens, 8 miles from Manchester Airport and 9 miles from Fletcher Moss Botanical Garden.
Classic rooms feature free Wi-Fi and TVs, plus tea and coffeemaking facilities, and work desks.
A cosy restaurant with a wood-panelled bar serves breakfast and dinner, and there’s complimentary parking.
Premier Inn Knutsford Bucklow Hill, The Swan, Mereside Road, Bucklow Hill, Knutsford, WA16 6RD, www.premierinn.co.uk
Central places to stay in Knutsford
The Belle Epoque
Situated in the centre of Knutsford, a 4-minute walk from the train station, this chic bed-and-breakfast is 2.8 miles from Tatton Park Gardens and 10.2 miles from Manchester Airport.
The 7 classy rooms feature contemporary furnishings, plus free WiFi.
Complimentary cooked breakfast is served on weekends, and continental breakfast is offered on weekdays. The sophisticated French restaurant serves locally sourced produce. There’s also a Mediterranean-style roof garden.
The Belle Epoque, 60 King Street, Knutsford, WA16 6DT, www.thebelleepoque.com
The Longview Hotel
This polished family-run hotel set in a Victorian townhouse is a 6-minute walk from Knutsford Golf Club and 2 miles from Tatton Park Gardens.
The understated rooms offer TVs, free Wi-Fi, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Suites add separate living rooms. There’s also an apartment with a kitchen. Room service is available.
Parking and breakfast are complimentary. There’s an elegant restaurant and a cellar bar, along with a lobby lounge and a rooftop terrace.
Longview Hotel, Manchester Road, Knutsford, WA16 0LX, www.longviewhotel.com
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Cross Keys Hotel
Set in a converted coaching house and the stables of a half-timbered 18th-century inn, this down-to-earth hotel in Knutsford is 2.8 miles from Tatton Park Gardens.
Straightforward rooms come equipped with trouser presses, TVs and WiFi access, in addition to tea and coffeemaking facilities.
Traditional pub grub and real ales are served in the cosy pub.
Cross Keys Hotel, 52 King Street, Knutsford, WA16, 6DT, www.crosskeysknutsford.co.uk
Stylish hotels in Knutsford
The Mere Golf Resort and Spa
Overlooking a lake, this posh hotel and event space is set on 262 acres of grounds 8.7 miles from Manchester Airport.
All of the refined rooms include flat-screen TVs and designer toiletries; some feature free WiFi. Many of the contemporary suites feature kitchenettes as well as lake and golf course views.
There’s a championship golf course, plus a health and spa centre with a 20-metre pool. Dining options include an acclaimed restaurant, a spa cafe, a club bar and a golf course snack bar.
The Mere Golf Resort & Spa, Chester Road, Mere, Knutsford, WA16 6LJ, www.themereresort.co.uk
Cottons Hotel & Spa
Located 2.8 miles from Tatton Park Gardens, this posh country house hotel lies 9.7 miles from Manchester Airport.
The classic style rooms come with free WiFi, cable TV, Nespresso machines and minifridges. Suites add separate seating areas, a complimentary minibar and fresh fruit, Bose CD players and designer toiletries.
Guests have free use of the spa and fitness center, which offers facilities such as an indoor pool, fitness classes, hot tub, sauna and steam room, plus a range of treatments (surcharge). There’s also a contemporary restaurant and bar with an al fresco terrace.
Cottons Hotel & Spa, Manchester Road, Knutsford, WA16 0SU, www.thwaites.co.uk/hotels-and-inns/hotels/cottons-hotel-knutsford/
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The Mere Court
Set on 7 acres of landscaped gardens adjacent to High Legh Park Golf Club, this upscale hotel and conference centre in a grand 1903 estate is 4.5 miles from Tatton Park Gardens.
The elegant rooms and suites provide flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, tea and coffeemaking facilities, WiFi access and safes. Some suites have garden views, 4-poster beds and whirlpool tubs.
The refined, oak-panelled restaurant offers Mediterranean takes on British cuisine throughout the day, as well as afternoon tea. There’s also a modern conference centre, set within a former coaching house
The Mere Court Hotel, Warrington Road, Mere, Knutsford, WA16 0RW, www.merecourt.co.uk
It’s also worth mentioning AirBnB, with over 67 rentals available in the area, ranging from single rooms in a shared home for £26 per night to seriously stylish large modern detached homes in prime position for £300 per night there are options to suit every budget.