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Alternative Shropshire accommodation: make more memories

Shropshire has hotels, B&Bs, camping and self-catering options aplenty. Sometimes, though, a special trip to Shropshire calls for something different. Fortunately we have plenty of alternative accommodation options to welcome you and your travel companions, whatever your plans. Glamping options in Shropshire include camping pods and shepherds’ huts. Staying in a custom-made pod or beautifully refurbished shepherd’s hut is a great way to get closer to nature without making the commitment to full-on camping. Ever wanted that feeling of being on a safari? You can in safari tent! Just imagine: you, your loved ones, and the stars above you. Yurts in Shropshire also make for cosy glamping experiences. You can sleep in beds with proper linen and, often, make use of toasty wood-burners and basic cooking facilities. Alternative accommodation in Shropshire doesn’t mean slumming it. Or how about a Shropshire holiday on the water? Take the Shropshire Union Canal through the pretty locks at Tyrley, or navigate the lift bridges and staircase locks of the Llangollen Canal in a beautifully appointed narrowboat. Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart embraced that alternative accommodation option one summer. Years later Ford reflected on his holiday in an interview with a national newspaper. ‘You can see the English countryside in a way you can’t when you’re speeding down the M1’, he said. Wherever you choose to stay, Shropshire will welcome you. When are you checking in?

Market Drayton

Fordhall Farm

Spend a magical holiday in our Shropshire-made Mongolian yurts, privately situated on our 140 acre organic farm in North Shropshire’s Tern Valley. Our two yurts are interconnected, providing the perfect getaway for up to six people. One is used as the bedroom and the other the living space. We only rent this as one unit, […]

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Craven Arms

Greenway Touring and Glamping Park

We are a quiet peaceful, rural site set in the rolling Corvedale Hills Shropshire for Adults Only. We are a gently sloping touring site for caravans, motorhomes, campervans, trailer tents and tents. It’s an ideal couples’ getaway and equally suitable whether you’re just chilling and relaxing, or wanting to sightsee, walk and cycle to discover […]

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Shrewsbury

Love2Stay

Caravanning and Glamping just how you want it! Looking for a UK holiday park that offers luxury and service as standard? So were we – that’s why we’ve carefully developed the Love2Stay resort to offer you everything that you need to unwind and reconnect with the world around you. We’ve worked through everything to the […]

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Shrewsbury

Hawkstone Hall & Gardens

Luxury Hotel • The Saloon Restaurant • Hill’s Kitchen • Afternoon Tea • Staycations & Retreats • Gym & Spa • Meeting & Events Spaces Nestled within the hills of the rolling Shropshire countryside, you will find the magnificent Grade | listed estate of Hawkstone Hall & Gardens. With ceilings gilded in gold, sweeping staircases, […]

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Oswestry

Sweeney Farm Glamping

Sweeney Farm Glamping is located at Sweeney Farm which is a family-run, organic dairy farm on the Shropshire-Welsh border just 3 miles south of the market town of Oswestry. The accommodation includes 3 individual units : Pump House Lodge, Mountain Lodge and Breidden Lodge. All lodges are adjacent to one another but are spaced far […]

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Ellesmere

Lyneal Trust Wharf Cottage - making holidays accessible

Lyneal Trust offers holidays in beautiful Shropshire for people with disabilities, illness or injury, or any other vulnerability and their family, friends and carers who may accompany them. The Llangollen Canal weaves backwards and forwards across the Shropshire and Cheshire borders and into Clwyd and on its way passes through some of the finest scenery […]

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Bridgnorth

Hay & Hedgerow Glamping

Luxury Shepherds Hut self catering accommodation, sleeping two, on a farm near Bridgnorth. Beautifully situated overlooking fields, woodland and water with lots of sheep and wildlife to enjoy. All modern conveniences such as electricity, WiFi, hot and cold running water, en suite toilet/shower room and kitchen facilities with hob, microwave/combi oven and small fridge. Comfortably furnished […]

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Coalport

Coalport Station Holidays

Coalport Station Holidays – your ticket to an extraordinary experience. Recently featured in The Guardian. Coalport Station Holidays offers exceptional self-catering accommodation in two railway carriages in the grounds of the old Great Western Railway at Coalport. Come and stay in one of the renovated railway carriages and relax in comfort surrounded by two acres […]

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Ellesmere

Gadlas Park Holiday Cabins

​About Gadlas Park Holiday Cabins, Ellesmere, Shropshire. Nestled peacefully in the wonderful Shropshire countryside, this exclusive cluster of luxury lodges offers the perfect escape for couples or families looking to kick back and relax in an idyllic location. Situated within close proximity Ellesmere, home to its glistening mere and traditional country pubs, each accommodation has […]

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Shrewsbury

Riverside Cabins

Luxury self catering holiday cabins in the heart of Shropshire Nestled on the banks of the River Perry amongst a tranquil private woodland, our luxurious riverside self-catering holiday cabins are the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life. Riverside Cabins is situated in the popular village of Baschurch in the heart […]

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Ellesmere

Lyneal Trust Canal Holiday Boat - making holidays accessible

Lyneal Trust offers canal boat holidays in beautiful Shropshire for people with disabilities, illness or injury, or any other vulnerability and their family, friends and carers who may accompany them. The Llangollen Canal weaves backwards and forwards across the Shropshire and Cheshire borders and into Clwyd and on its way passes through some of the […]

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Whitchurch

Alderford Lake

Beautiful lakeside cafe set in 47 acres of grounds. Serving delicious breakfasts, lunches and afternoon teas seven days a week. Take in the stunning views as you walk around the lake or let the children play on the playground as you relax by the waters edge. Alderford Lake offers wild swimming, canoeing, paddleboarding, kayaking and […]

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Church Strettton

Oaklands Campsite

Welcome to Oaklands. A  back to basics campsite nestling under the wenlock Edge within the Shropshire Hills, set in an Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty. (No bright lights or disco’s here). Let your mind drift into  starry skies infront of a firepit. (Logs and fire surround supplied). Try your luck fishing on our 2 lakes,  […]

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