The Chequers

6-8 Oxford StreetRG14 1JBNewburyUnited Kingdom
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About The Chequers

Situated in the heart of Newbury, The Chequers is a traditional 18th century coaching inn offering en suite accommodation.

Each of the rooms at The Chequers have tea and coffee making facilities, plus a TV and free Wi-Fi access.

The Chequers features a garden and a terrace. Room service is available 24 hours a day, and there is also free on-site parking.

The hotel restaurant, JP's Bistro, serves local dishes and offers guests a refined dining experience. There is also a bar offering a wide range of food and drink in a more relaxed environment.

The Chequers hotel is surrounded by the shops, bars and restaurants of Newbury town centre. Newbury train station is less than a mile away, and the M4 motorway can be reached in just a five-minute drive.


6-8 Oxford Street, RG14 1JB, Newbury, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1635)38000 | Fax: +44(1635)37170 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour room service
  • 24-hour reception
  • Business centre
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Porter service
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing board
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Historical building in the centre of town.

The Chequers is a charming old building situated in the heat of Newbury town centre, just a few minutes’ walk from the high street. Previous guests have commented that the location is ideal, and that they enjoyed the traditional style of the hotel combine

Large, comfortable rooms.

Most guests report that the rooms at The Chequers are comfortable and clean, with all the facilities needed to enjoy their stay. The rooms are also quite spacious, particularly considering the central location of the hotel.

Great value.

Many previous guests of this hotel felt that it provided them with good value for money. The large, comfortable rooms, central location and free parking all contributed towards making it a good value option for most.

Negative Reviews

Needs a lick of paint.

Although the hotel isn’t in a state of disrepair, nor is it particularly run down, a number of guests have commented that a fresh coat of paint is needed in most parts of the property.

No lift and too many stairs.

Because The Chequers is an old building, it doesn’t feature a lift, so if you’re staying in one of the rooms at the higher levels of the hotel, you should be prepared for quite a climb! However, previous guests do report that the hotel staff are on hand a

Problems with shower.

Some guests felt that their shower wasn’t particularly good, with pressure problems and issues with getting the right temperature. Others felt that the bathrooms on the whole were not as modern as the bedrooms, although there are unconfirmed reports that

Rating Overview

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7.4 out of 10 based on 1062 reviews