Things to do

Explore Shropshire’s amazing attractions

Aside from all of the other spectacular things about this hotel; the location is an ideal base to explore Shropshire’s attractions including the Ironbridge Gorge Museums and Shropshire’s famous Severn Valley Railway. Shropshire’s natural beauty is a population destination for country walks, family days out and museums.

Ironbridge Gorge

Ironbridge, south of Telford, was the Silicon Valley of the Industrial Revolution. In company with the Grand Canyon and the Taj Mahal, the Ironbridge Gorge is a World Heritage Site. Discover >

Severn Valley Railway

One of the country’s most attractive steam journeys travelling through 16 miles of glorious countryside with superb views of the river en-route. Discover >

Stokesay Castle

The country’s most perfectly preserved 13th century fortified manor house. A picturesque group with its Jacobean gatehouse and nearly parish church, all nestling in peaceful countryside near the Welsh Border. Discover >

Much Wenlock

A sleepy old market town with great charm. Much Wenlock was granted its first charter in 1468. The half-timbered Guildhall and the Priory Ruins are well worth a visit. Discover >

Wenlock Edge

The fossil beds of Wenlock Edge were formed as coral reefs somewhere south of the Equator. The Edge offers dramatic views over the rich agricultural land of south-east Shropshire. There are paths and ways for walkers, cyclists and riders. Discover >

Weston Park

One of the great historic homes of England. A 17th Century House set in 1,000 acre Parkland. Weston is the ancestral home of the Earls of Bradford. Discover >


Wroxeter boasts the ruins of Viroconium, the fourth-largest city in Roman Britain. Discover >

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm

Living History – a waggoner with heavy horses works the land of this 19th Century farm. Discover >

Ludlow & Ludlow Castle

Pretty medieval Market Town with beautiful Countryside drive too! Ludlow has many independent Shops, Ludlow Food Centre & Ludlow Castle – definitely worth a visit. Discover >


The town boasts one of the UK’s highest concentrations of Japanese manufacturing companies in one town. The Telford International Centre hosts a wide variety of exhibitions, large conferences and major product launches. Vast Shopping Centre hosting vast array of shops. Discover >

Walking in Shropshire

Shropshire has over 3,500 miles of rights of way. Our long distance walking routes run through some of the most beautiful and varied landscapes you will find anywhere in Britain. Discover >