Book a Stay in Our Local Hotel

The Hand Hotel is a quaint and comfortable local hotel in Chirk, offering relaxing breaks and delicious home-cooked food in a picturesque setting. Full of character and charm, the hotel was built in 1610 and is one of the oldest in Wales.

It lies close to the majestic Chirk Castle and gardens and Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal, which is a World Heritage Site. The Hand is also a two-minute walk from Chirk railway station so you don’t even need to bring your car.

We offer a very warm welcome to all our guests. We have a comfortable coffee lounge and restaurant, free Wi-Fi, and tea and coffee facilities in all our rooms, so you can be assured of a very relaxing stay.

Local hotel

Our Services

  • Top quality food and service
  • Comfortable, well-equipped rooms
  • Restaurant, bar, and grill
  • Close to local attractions
  • Cycling, fishing, canoeing and walks
  • Weddings & all types of Occasions

Pet Policy

We do have some pet friendly Twin/Double rooms and also the family room which allows pets. Due to allergies we do not allow pets into certain rooms. Customers are advised to check with the hotel before making a booking if they are bringing a pet. Not doing this may result in a customers booking being refused on arrival if they have no rooms available for pets. A charge of £10 will also be added to the room rate. Some indoor areas of the hotel are pet friendly, please check with staff.

Facilities at the Hand Hotel

Try our delicious home-cooked fare in impressive surroundings in our Regency-style Coach House Restaurant and Grill. You can also grab a light lunch or a quick snack in the hotel bar and coffee lounge, or enjoy our large, attractive beer garden on warmer days.

We also cater for wedding functions, Christmas parties, and other special occasions, and offer meeting rooms for hire.

Things to do during your stay

You will never be short of things to do during your stay with us. We offer a range of activities (additional charges may apply), including cycling, fishing, canoeing, darts, and horse riding. There is also a golf course nearby, so if you are looking for an active break this is the place to be.

To book a stay in our local hotel in Chirk, please get in touch with us on 01691 773 472.


If you’re looking for a relaxing, welcoming hotel in Chirk, book a room with us at the Hand Hotel. With a restaurant and bar on-site and a beautiful beer garden to sit and enjoy the Welsh countryside, there isn’t a better place to unwind. We have a range of twin, family, and studio rooms available, as well as pet-friendly rooms on request. With free parking and free Wi-Fi, we do all we can to ensure our guests have the best stay. Call us now to book your stay: 01691 773472