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Shropshire as a rural retreat: plan your hideaway holiday here

Shropshire is one of Great Britain’s last rural idylls – a perfect retreat from a busy life in the modern world. In many parts of the county our landscape is sweeping, green and timeless. Much of south Shropshire is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Feel your shoulders dropping and your everyday cares drift away as you admire Shropshire’s hills, ancient and steadfast. Stay in a Shropshire shepherd’s hut, log cabin, glamping destination or bunkhouse and immerse yourself in true rural beauty. You’ll find sights and wonders in Shropshire that you may never have seen before. Visit the mysterious stone circle of Mitchell’s Fold on Stapeley Hill. Explore the meres and mosses of north Shropshire. On the atmospheric plateau of the Long Mynd you might encounter wild ponies, grazing in the heathland. Discover exquisite churches and chapels, far away from or disproportionate in size to the tiny villages they now serve. Look for castles and castle ruins, recalling Shropshire’s border legacy and ancient feuds with Wales. Quiet and beautiful, Shropshire is an ideal honeymoon destination. Escape to a Shropshire cottage or country hotel, just you and your new husband or wife. Dine in a cosy pub. Go stargazing in the hills. Visit a romantic stately home and wander in its luscious gardens. Walk hand in hand for miles without encountering another human being. Perhaps you’d like to hire bikes or even a tandem, and explore the Severn Gorge on two wheels. Whatever your plans for your English honeymoon, rural Shropshire is the perfect place to start married life, far from the cares of the everyday world. Are you ready for your rural retreat in beautiful Shropshire?

Shrewsbury

Black Lion Barn

Completely renovated in 2020, and concealed on a peaceful country lane, this detached country barn has striking black timber cladding and views of the Shropshire hills. It’s perfect for families and groups of up to 12 people looking to get away together. Make your way inside, feeling the warmth of the luxurious underfloor heating, in […]

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Craven Arms

Bush Farm B&B

Bush Farm nestles among the South Shropshire Hills in a peaceful and idyllic riverside location. There are two comfortable rooms in a 300 year old converted Granary. The Hayloft is a double en-suite with vaulted ceiling, exposed A frame and beams.  There are lovely views over the garden and across open fields.  The en-suite has […]

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Church Stretton

Acton Scott Hall

Nestled in the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty lies Acton Scott Hall. For the first time, the Acton family are opening the doors to this timeless gem by offering private group Tours of the house, grounds and gardens. Intricate oak panelling, decorative Jacobean carvings and fascinating heirlooms are all part of what makes […]

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Cleobury Mortimer

Broome Park Farm B&B

Broome Park Farm is a working farm, located in the southern most corner of the County, close to the Worcestershire and Herefordshire borders. The spacious guest accommodation offers 2 ensuite guest bedrooms, with exclusive use of a private sitting and dining room. Guests are offered a teatray of homemade cakes and tea or coffee on […]

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Shrewsbury

Grove Farm Holiday Cottages

Welcome to Grove Farm, our family home and converted holiday cottages just outside the beautiful market town of Shrewsbury, Shropshire. We have 2 holiday cottages available here at Grove Farm.  The cottages  – Beech and Chestnut – are perfect for couples, with one bedroom each, spacious bathroom and living area, and cosy log burners. Perfect for a romantic break […]

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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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Myddle

Shropshire Floats

When in Shropshire, why not book a Floatation and Seychelles sunroom session. We’re located just 7 miles north of Shrewsbury or 35minutes from the Ironbridge. 2 pods can be booked for the same time Floatation therapy is a unique relaxation treatment designed to give your mind and body the complete freedom to unwind and heal. […]

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Church Stretton

All Stretton Bunkhouse

Welcome to All Stretton Bunkhouse Hostel in South Shropshire There are three rooms in the bunkhouse, Synalds and Caradoc both have two bunks each and catering for four per room in total and Novers has two single beds, catering for two in total. The kitchen is fully kitted out with cooker, microwave, toaster, kettle and […]

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Shrewsbury

Riverside Inn

New for 2021, Greene King Inns welcomed the Riverside Inn, Shrewsbury, to the family.  At the postcard-perfect Riverside Inn, you will feel instantly at home with a warm welcome, exceptional service, delicious pub classics and expertly curated drinks. The charming grade II-listed Inn boasts idyllic views over the River Severn and fascinating heritage around the […]

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Bridgnorth

Dinney Farm Country Cottages

A fabulous range of six self-catering cottages that offer high quality accomodation sleeping from 3 people all the way up to 20!!  Situated just 3 1/2 miles from Bridgnorth in the beautiful Shropshire countryside, we are set on a ridge overlooking Chelmarsh Reservoir on one side and The Severn Valley on the other. Route 45 […]

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Much Wenlock

Corve Barn Farm

All our cottages have exposed beams with oak floors and carpet, set in a courtyard with ample parking for many cars. All cottages have newly set out gardens and a play area for the children. We hope that you enjoy your stay. We personally supervise all our accommodation and our aim is to provide our […]

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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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Leominster

Cruckbarn

We hope you’ll have an unforgettable holiday in this quiet, hilltop, rural retreat. Enjoy breakfast with beautiful views over Shropshire and Herefordshire, and out to the hills near Ludlow. Roam Cruckbarn’s woodland and field, or explore the country walks behyond. Star gaze at night by the camp fire, or cosy up inside around the log-burner. […]

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