"Beeston" Beeston by sandysmith

Beeston Travel Guide: 26 reviews and 34 photos

Cheshire Life

Just 20 minutes from the lovely walled town of Chester is the rural community of Beeston.
There are ruins of an old castle with sweeping views across the Cheshire plains and the opportunity of seeing rural life in action. A dairy ice-cream farm and a candle workshop factory are two popular attractions set admist the south Cheshire rural countryside.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:delightful countryside
  • In a nutshell:Castles, Candles and the "Cow to the Cone" experience
  • Last visit to Beeston: Feb 2003
  • Intro Updated Feb 9, 2003
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  • lou31's Profile Photo
    Jun 15, 2006 at 3:19 PM

    I really enjoy the smaller places when travelling. This town has a little bit of everything. I enjoyed reading about it. Loved the cow to cone tips, that place looked like a fun place to visit...thanks

  • Trekki's Profile Photo
    Nov 20, 2005 at 1:30 PM

    Oh well, indeed - I could spend ages here and never come back - eating and drinking and candle shopping - how beautiful :-)))

  • dr.firas's Profile Photo
    Feb 20, 2004 at 5:28 AM

    I liked the Ice cream, and the Blondy Ice cream eater ;-)

  • prleprle's Profile Photo
    Nov 4, 2003 at 6:54 AM

    I love that smal and rural communities. Beeston look like a great place to discover real english countryside.

  • richiecdisc's Profile Photo
    Feb 17, 2003 at 6:44 PM

    Believe it or not I did this candle making before. Yes, ME. And I actually am not sure I would like beer flavored ice cream. And no, I am not running a fever. ;P

  • matcrazy1's Profile Photo
    Feb 14, 2003 at 3:44 PM

    Great page and place: I like cottage pic, castle, candles and a llama :-)))

  • steventilly's Profile Photo
    Feb 9, 2003 at 1:37 AM

    Much nicer than going to football! :-P

  • truus_s's Profile Photo
    Feb 8, 2003 at 11:45 AM

    Great castle ..and HHMMM...ice cream farm..nice page!!

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