One of the Wales’ Oldest Hotel and Restaurant

The Hand Hotel is a charming hotel and restaurant in Chirk, offering laid-back comfort and a great dining experience. Built in 1610, the hotel offers a traditional setting for short breaks and holidays, special celebrations, or simply a delicious and satisfying meal.

Close to beautiful scenery and historic attractions, including Chirk Castle and Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, our hotel provides the perfect base for exploring. Then you can return to high levels of comfort in all our rooms, from the Regency-style restaurant to our warmly-decorated bar.

Hotel and restaurant

Our Services

  • Comfortable, well-equipped bedrooms
  • Diverse menu
  • Regency-style restaurant
  • Pretty gardens
  • Free parking

Historic hotel in Chirk

The Hand Hotel is one of the Wales’ oldest hotel and restaurant. Its period features and historic setting provides a memorable backdrop for your stay with us, and we guarantee you will not be disappointed.

Our quaint inn offers the perfect setting for a getaway in any season. You can go fishing, horse riding, canoeing, and cycling, or play a round of golf, all within a short distance of the hotel.

A memorable visit to one of the Wales’ oldest hotel

Make new memories with your friends and family at our 17tj-century hotel and restaurant in Chirk. We offer hearty home-cooked food in our impressive restaurant and grill, or you can grab a delicious snack in the bar and coffee lounge.

We provide free car parking but are also only a short walk from the railway station, so if you want to leave the car behind we are still very accessible. Come and see us to discuss your Christmas party, wedding reception, or special event, or simply book your Sunday lunch with us – we would love to welcome you.

To book your stay at the Hand Hotel in Chirk, or enquire about booking a special event, please get in touch 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