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The Cheshire, a piece of traditional Britain in St. Louis

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For Chicago area families, the end of the school year starts the hunt for a summer vacation. With busy sports schedules and an extended school year, the extended, elaborate family vacation may not be an option. Traveling a little closer to home can be the perfect long weekend getaway that is full of family fun.

St. Louis offers a great long weekend getaway for families. Nestled nearby to the popular family attractions like Magic House, St. Louis Zoo is the Cheshire. The Cheshire embodies the charm and authenticity of a traditional British inn with the amenities of today in this modern, luxury boutique hotel. We offer a complimentary Euro-continental breakfast, free bikes, a pool, a Royal Kids Program with kid-friendly activities.

The Royal Kids Program is perfect for traveling families. Our Royal Kids are invited to embark on a hotel-wide treasure hunt during their visit with Captain Burnaby’s Outstanding Treasure Hunt.

When staying at The Cheshire, you and your little ones will enjoy:

  • Royal Kids Club back pack with goodies
  • Cribs for our youngest guests with a cozy blanket
  • A selection of children’s books
  • Cheshire coloring sheets and crayons
  • In-room dining options for the little ones to choose from
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Forest Park activities nearby
  • St. Louis Zoo and Science Center discount coupons

After a busy day exploring the city, The Cheshire offers several restaurants to quench your thirst and satisfy your appetite.

  • The Restaurant is a true blend of the old and new offering a one-of-a-kind upscale dining experience with a seasonally-inspired menu.
  • Basso is a gastropub with 32 beers on tap, inventive cocktails, a host of Italian wines and a small plates Italian menu crafted by James Beard award-winning chef Patrick Connolly.
  • The Market is a casual neighborhood cafe and gourmet market offering an eclectic and tasty selection of home-made foods, gourmet gifts, boutique wines and fun finds for foodies.

The Cheshire room rates vary depending on room type and availability. Please visit the hotel's website for more information.