I have always enjoyed The Lion since my first visit in 1957. It's probably better now than it was more than 50 years ago but the character and integrity remains. I had a 3rd floor room with a wonderful view of Wyle Cop and the Long Mynd on the horizon. If you need swimming pools,
Fitness centres, jacuzzis and health spas, this is not for you. Of course the staircase and floorboards creak, and the single lift is ancient and slow but it is 400 years old - well perhaps the lift is a bit younger at 299 years. Breakfasts were perfect with attentive and polite waiting staff and food quality very good. Bedroom, more than adequate and supremely comfortable four poster bed. Well equipped full size bath and shower and endless supply of teas and coffee.
I enjoyed it more than ever.
Hereward from LONDON
Situated in the city center, this inn is close to St. Mary's Church, Shrewsbury Abbey, and Shrewsbury Castle. Nearby …More
The availability of parking in this tiny little village was incredibly valuable. We were greated with kindness and efficiency ... the room was clean and comfortable, if perhaps a little worn ... breakfast was delicioius.
Beth from Silver Spring, MD
Whether your stay be business or pleisure a warm and friendly welcome awaits you at this family-run Shrewsbury hotel.We are a …More
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