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Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa 4*

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Was £160pp

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Offer applies: All year

20% off drinks & £10 bar credit per person
Offer applies: Groups of 12 or more, for bookings made by 28th February to travel in 2019

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    1 in 12 FREE
    Offer applies: All year

    20% off drinks & £10 bar credit per person
    Offer applies: Groups of 12 or more, for bookings made by 28th February to travel in 2019

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    About Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa 4*


    Macdonald Portal Hotel is a four star resort offering 85 well equipped bedrooms, with a state of the art spa and health club. The hotel also boasts an à la carte restaurant, a cocktail bar and two very testing 18-hole golf courses.

    Golf courses

    Portal Golf Club is home to two very well established 18-hole golf courses, the Portal Premier and the Portal Championship Course. On top of that, Macdonald Portal also boasts an additional 9-hole course, great practice facilities, the Lee Westwood Golf School and the largest indoor golfing academy in Europe.


    Macdonald Portal is situated in Tarporley near Chester, approximately 40 minutes from Manchester Airport and Liverpool Airport.

    Macdonald Portal Hotel, Cobblers Cross Lane, Tarporley, Cheshire, United Kingdom, CW6 0DJ
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    • Golf Buggies
    • Golf Tuition
    • Pro Shop
    • Restaurant
    • Bar
    • Indoor Swimming Pool
    • Gym
    • Spa
    • Treatment Rooms

    Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa 4* Details

    Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa hotel information

    The modern Macdonald Portal Hotel is a great destination for a golfing weekend away from home. With 85 comfortable and spacious rooms, this hotel is fully equipped to hold guests in great relaxation and style. There are a variety of different room types from classic doubles to signature suites, all fully furnished with flat screen TVs, stylish en-suite bathrooms and internet access.

    The Ranulf is the Portal Hotel’s award winning restaurant. Here guests can enjoy fresh British ingredients and some of the finest Scottish beef and lamb, with picturesque views of the Cheshire countryside. Alternatively the Lounge Bar offers a slightly more relaxed location for a drink, or light snack before hitting either of the two brilliant courses at Portal Golf Club.

    Spa information

    If you’re looking to relax after a tiring game of golf then we suggest that you immerse yourself in the catalogue of treatments and body therapies that Macdonald Portal Hotel Golf & Spa can offer. Alternatively guests can take full advantage of the many leisure facilities that the hotel has to offer. These include steam, salt and ice rooms, a swimming pool, sauna, and a state of the art technogym.

    Things to see and do

    Whilst staying at Macdonald Portal Hotel guests can discover all that Tarporley and Cheshire have to offer. Not far from the hotel visitors can take a long boat trip along the Shropshire Union Canal, or alternatively visit local historical sites such as Cholmondeley Castle Gardens. Horseback riding and bicycle routes in the local country parks are also popular visitor attractions.

    Our view of Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa

    If you’re looking for a two golf course venue where both are of an equal standard, then this could be the one for you. The quality of golf and wealth of facilities available make Macdonald Portal Hotel Tarporley one of our best sellers.

    Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa reviews verified by reevooReevoo

    (8.2 out of 10)
    Overall rating
    Scores 8.2 out of 10 based on 397 reviews
    (9 out of 10)


    Great hotel for our golfbreak. Wonderful, welcoming front of house staff. Great, tasty food and large comfortable room. Our only gripe was the temperature of the leisure pool. Uncomfortably cold which spoiled the spa experience. Otherwise an extremely enjoyable stay.
    Confirmed guest: 31 October 2018
    Published on: 03 November 2018
    (8 out of 10)


    No beer served on Sunday morning until 11 lots of thirsty golfers disappointed, never had this anywhere else😏 otherwise a great stay
    Confirmed guest: 21 October 2018
    Published on: 28 October 2018
    (8 out of 10)


    Worlaby Nothing
    Staff were very helpful and professional.
    Confirmed guest: 14 October 2018
    Published on: 17 October 2018

    Macdonald Portal Hotel, Golf & Spa FAQs

    • What is the check-in and check-out time?

      Check in: 2pm - Check out: 11am

    • Which restaurant do guests eat in as part of the dinner package?


    • Do I need to book a table in the restaurant?


    • Is there a dress-code for dinner?

      Yes, smart casual

    • What time is breakfast served?

      7:30am - 10am

    • Are the facilities free of charge?


    • Is there a minibar in the room?


    • Is there parking onsite?

      Complimentary on-site parking