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37 St Julian's Friars

Shrewsbury Shropshire SY1 1XL
01743 343829

Darwins Townhouse

Darwin’s Townhouse is a privately owned, family-run late 18th Century Grade II* Georgian Townhouse which was purchased in 2016 and has undergone a complete refurbishment. Creating a twenty bedroom boutique bed and breakfast in the heart of Shrewsbury town centre.



All our rooms have dressing gowns, flat-screen TVs, DAB alarm radios with iPod docking stations, tea & coffee making facilities and all the home comforts we think you deserve. Free wifi is also available.

Breakfast is prepared by our award winning Chef’s using the best local Shropshire produce.

We offer a fully stocked honesty bar located in the ‘Snug’ for our guests to enjoy. Our Octagon Lounge overlooks the garden with comfy sofas and chairs to relax into.

We have two sister restaurants where we will be happily make reservations for lunch or dinner and offer a ‘family’ discount.

THE MAIN HOUSE (ROOMS 1-10, 20 & 21)

The three storey town house has 10 ensuite bedrooms set over the two upper floors and 2 ensuite bedrooms on the ground floor with their own access from the garden. There is no lift available but we will assist with luggage wherever we can.

The Garden Rooms (Rooms 11-19)

The garden rooms are located to the rear of the property across the small garden and have ensuite rooms over two floors. They have ramp access, and one with an accessible shower room for those guests with reduced mobility.

We do allow pets in the Garden Suite, a charge of £15 is added on to your bill for each pet. Please note that we do not provide pet bedding.


  • Dog friendly
  • Family facilities
  • Free Wifi
  • Garden

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