Located in Wigan, 2.4 miles from DW Stadium, The Charles Dickens provides accommodation with a bar, free private parking and a terrace. The accommodation offers evening entertainment and free WiFi throughout the property.

The units at the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV and a safety deposit box. Guest rooms include a private bathroom, a hairdryer and bed linen.

The Charles Dickens provides a laundry service, as well as business facilities like fax and photocopying.

The nearest airport is Liverpool John Lennon Airport, 17.4 miles from the accommodation.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

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  • Also is it possible to drop bags off at 12is and checkin after the races, regards rab

    yes that would be possible


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    Answered on 7 October 2021
  • Do you offer a late check in if required?

    only by prior arragement. when booking


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    Answered on 21 February 2020
  • Hi, do you offer an early check-in for hospital workers after a nightshift? Thanks.

    yes we do at present due to the situation


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    Answered on 5 November 2020
  • are you able to check out before 8am?

    yes we will sort that on arrival


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    Answered on 14 November 2021
  • Own bathroom within room ?

    all but one room have a bathroom, the one exception has a shower.


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    Asked about: Single Room • Answered on 11 August 2019
  • Looking to book 29th May overnight stay 2 adults. Will the bar be open food available or are there restrictions because of covid

    the bar will be open and the only food we offer at present are pizza, normal restrictions due to covid are masks must be worn in the building when moving about.


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    Asked about: Twin Room • Answered on 23 May 2021
  • Hi are you just booking key workers at the moment

    Yes our priority is to key workers here for several days. This is to minimise covid19 spread as most are hospital workers


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    Answered on 20 April 2020
  • If I was to book a nights stay for my father’s funeral. What facilities are still available in the current climate. Thanks

    We are sorry but at present there are no bar or food facilities available, it is a room only service for key workers


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    Answered on 28 May 2020
  • Have you got secure cycle storage? Do you do breakfast?

    SORRY WE DO NOT DO BREAKFAST , WE WOULD BE ABLE TO OFFER CYCLE STORAGE


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    Answered on 7 July 2021
  • Does the disabled room have an opening window? Or is there another downstairs room that does. Thanks

    No I am sorry it dos not have an opening window and is the only room on the ground floor


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    Answered on 26 November 2019
  • Is breakfast included please?

    no sorry we do not offer food


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    Answered on 11 August 2019
  • Hi, how far are u from haydock racecourse regards rab

    we are about 7 miles away


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    Answered on 7 October 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • DW Stadium
    1 miles
  • Rivington Services M61
    4.2 miles
  • Bolton Arena
    4.3 miles
  • Reebok Stadium
    4.4 miles
  • Ashton-in-Makerfield Golf Club
    4.5 miles
  • Haydock Racecourse
    4.8 miles
  • Beacon Park Golf Club
    5.2 miles
  • Bolton Golf Club
    5.4 miles
  • The Dancehouse Theatre
    5.4 miles
  • Leigh Sports Village
    5.9 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Fat Olive
    0 miles
  • Cafe/bar The Griffin Hotel
    0.1 miles
Closest airports
  • Liverpool John Lennon Airport
    17.4 miles
  • Manchester Airport
    19.6 miles
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport
    45.5 miles
How to get to The Charles Dickens from Liverpool John Lennon Airport
    Taxi
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of The Charles Dickens
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
Activities
  • Evening entertainment
Food & Drink
  • Bottle of water Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed).
  • Street parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • English
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House rules The Charles Dickens takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

16:00 - 21:00

Check-out

08:00 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 14 years
Extra bed upon request
£10 per child, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa The Charles Dickens accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travellers, during dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be cancelled on arrival.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

FAQs about The Charles Dickens

  • The prices at The Charles Dickens may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Charles Dickens by:

    • Train 5min

  • Check-in at The Charles Dickens is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • The Charles Dickens offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Evening entertainment

  • Room options at The Charles Dickens include:

    • Triple
    • Single
    • Twin

  • The Charles Dickens is 700 yards from the centre of Wigan.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at The Charles Dickens (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking