Chester has a strong contingent of 4 star hotels
Only Chester, Bath and Oxford have 5 star hotels
York has almost twice as many two star hotel bedrooms as Chester
Chester, Bath, Oxford and Cambridge each have one upper tier budget hotel- an Express by Holiday Inn in each. York has 3 upper tier budget hotels, including 2 Express by Holiday Inns and a Ramada Encore.
Chester and Bath each have one small boutique hotel. York and, Oxford and Cambridge have two boutique hotels each
Six new hotels are planned for Chester representing 522 bedrooms but York has proposals for 5 new hotels including a five star hotel.