At the Wynnstay Arms, there's always a great range of things to see and do around us. Whether you fancy a great day out, exploring nearby walks and cycling trails or simply taking in a spot of retail therapy, there's something on our doorstep for everyone. Take a look at some of our favourites below and if we've missed anything off, let us know by contacting us!

Great reasons to stay at the Wynnstay Arms

Race and Relax

Looking for a great place to stay when visiting Chester Races or Bangor-on-Dee racecourse? Look no further, we are less than 25 minutes from Chester and 10 minutes away from Bangor-on-Dee.

Shop, Sleep Repeat

With Chester less than 30 minutes away and Wrexham a stone-throw away, there's plenty of independent and larger stores to visit and enjoy. Stay the night and beat the early morning crowds with us.

Escape To The Outdoors

The Wynnstay Arms is at the gateway to North Wales so if you are looking for a place to stay near great cycling trails, hiking routes or amazing outdoor activities, look no further! We've got family rooms perfect for all!

Great things to do around us

Walks from the Door

We're right on the doorstep of some of the best walks around Wrexham. So tie up your walking boots and view our great walks before you set off on your journey

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct was completed in 1805 and carries the Llangollen Canal across the River Dee. The Aqueduct is a World Heritage Site and celebrates one of the most remarkable achievements of the industrial revolution. Incredible views await from the top!

Visit Llangollen

With an astonishing range of cafes, bars and restaurants, Llangollen has something for everyone. It's home to the famous Llangollen steam train and it's yearly Llangollen Fringe Festival along with plenty of outdoor adventures to enjoy. It's just 5 minutes from us so take a look!

Visit Chester

Chester needs to introduction. This ancient city is truly breathtaking with its incredible 1000-year-old Cathedral, city walls and Roman Amphitheatre it's a little slice of history. With incredible shops, bars and restaurants it's a must-visit for anyone joining us.

Tŷ Mawr Country Park

Tŷ Mawr Country Park lies on the banks of the River Dee in the beautiful Vale of Llangollen, part of the Clwydian Range and Dee Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Looking for a great walk with incredible scenery? Look no further (Psst, don't forget your camera!)

Xplore! Science Centre

Moving to their new home in the centre of Wrexham, Xplore! Science Discovery Centre brings brain-teasing, mind-bending and eye-opening science through more than 100 interactive exhibits and daily science shows. Its a brilliant day out little and big scientists alike.

Chester Zoo

Just under an 30 minutes away, Chester Zoo is home to over 35,000 animals (including lions, tigers and elephants) across 128 acres of zoological gardens to explore. Made famous by Channel 4's The Secret Life of the Zoo. Its a must-visit for the whole family.

Go Outdoors

If you are looking for an adrenaline-filled break, there are some great outdoor pursuit options right on our doorstep. From Trail Riding to Whitewater rafting, there's plenty to get your heart racing!


Erddig Hall is a Grade-I listed National Trust property and is home to the second largest collection of items in the whole of the National Trust. Explore this much loved home, garden and estate filled with stories.

Chirk Castle

Chirk Castle is the magnificent medieval fortress. Construction started in the late 13th Century and was built to keep the Welsh under English rule. If you're a history buff, this is one not to miss!

Staying with us

Stay the night with us

There's nothing better than climbing into a cosy bed at the end of a busy day. With 12 brilliant rooms, the Wynnstay Arms is a great place to rest your head after a busy day exploring.

Stay the night

Comfortable, beautifully designed and dog friendly too. Our en-suite accommodation is ideal for relaxing after a busy day.

Great Food and Drink

With a menu packed full of pub classics, join us for delicious food and drink at the start and end of your day.