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Cheap Hotels in Shrewsbury

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Top Shrewsbury Cheap Hotels

The Mytton & Mermaid Hotel
3 out of 5
Atcham, Shrewsbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £70 per night from 18 Oct to 19 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (153 reviews)

"A lovely character hotel, our double bedroom was spacious and had a superb view of atcham bridge. The ensuite bathroom was excellent both in space and facility. The carpets in the stairway to the bedrooms is in need of replacement, that being my only criticism. The food is 10/10 in my opinion. The ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2020

The Mytton & Mermaid Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Shrewsbury
3 out of 5
Sitka Drive Shrewsbury Business Park, Shrewsbury, England
Free cancellation
The price is £41 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4.2/5Very Good! (735 reviews)

"The staff were very nice and helped us with our needs. The family room was nice and spacious. A surprisingly good stay"…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2020

Holiday Inn Express Shrewsbury
The Old Bell
3 out of 5
115 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £50 per night from 30 Sep to 1 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (80 reviews)

"Nice stay, plesant staff."…"

Reviewed on 16 Jun 2020

The Old Bell

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Mercure Shrewsbury Albrighton Hall Hotel & Spa
4 out of 5
Ellesmere Road, Albrighton, Shrewsbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £66 per night from 30 Sep to 1 Oct
4/5Very Good! (384 reviews)
Fabulous weekend break.

"The hotel staff were amazing! Friendly and helpful at all times. The room was immaculate and the view of the lake was perfect. Definitely return when we can."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2020

Mercure Shrewsbury Albrighton Hall Hotel & Spa
The Old Post Office
3 out of 5
1 Milk Street, Shrewsbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £49 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4/5Very Good! (332 reviews)
Wonderful, perfect

"Amazing. Cannot fault it at all"…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

The Old Post Office
The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury
3 out of 5
Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £49 per night from 11 Oct to 12 Oct
3.9/5Good! (547 reviews)

"plenty of character ideally situated good short break"…"

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2020

The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury
Abbey Court House
3 out of 5
134 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, England
The price is £68 per night from 11 Oct to 12 Oct
3.8/5Good! (102 reviews)

"Abbey court was very clean we did book breakfast but did not have any was offered continental breakfast but turned it down. Bed very comfortable everywhere in room and bathroom spotless"…"

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2020

Abbey Court House
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Cheap Hotels in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like St. Mary's Church, Shrewsbury Castle and Shrewsbury Abbey.

When it comes to affordable places to stay in Shrewsbury, you'll find some budget hotels in the area. These top-rated options offer reasonable prices and get good reviews from Expedia travellers in search of a bargain:

Holiday Inn Express Shrewsbury - 3-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its good location and clean rooms.

The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury by Compass Hospitality - Customers like this 3-star inn for its convenient parking and proximity to shops. It offers free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar.

The Old Post Office - At this 3-star inn, you can take advantage of free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar. Reviews mention the proximity to shops and central location.

The Mytton & Mermaid Hotel - 3-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its spacious rooms and good location.

The Old Bell - Customers like this 3-star inn for its comfortable beds and helpful staff. It offers free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant.

Planning Your Trip to Shrewsbury

Still deciding on your trip dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can make the most of your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Rainiest months: October, August, November and July, with an average rainfall of 63.75 inches
  • Driest months: March, February, June and April, with an average rainfall of 43.75 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury attracts visitors with its historic landmarks and bar scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, and then make time for activities that cost very little. Take in the local culture at Wem Town Hall and Much Wenlock Museum, or enjoy the area's natural beauty at Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd.

Travellers also like Shrewsbury for its:
  • Churches
  • Museums
  • Cafes
  • Restaurants

Getting around Shrewsbury

The most convenient airport is in Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), situated 43.7 mi (70.3 km) away from the city centre. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Shrewsbury Station, Yorton Station or Wem Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Shrewsbury like for travellers on a budget?
Shrewsbury has a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a great holiday choice for budget-conscious travellers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions such as Shrewsbury Castle, Shrewsbury Abbey and Wroxeter Roman City.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Shrewsbury?
Based on reviews, The Old Post Office is a popular 3-star inn for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other choices to stay on the cheap include The Old Bell and Holiday Inn Express Shrewsbury.
How many budget hotels will I find in Shrewsbury?
Expedia has 7 hotels in Shrewsbury that are ideal if you are watching your pennies.
When is the best time for a budget trip to Shrewsbury?
Weather will likely play an important role when you plan your trip to Shrewsbury, but bear in mind that cheaper options are usually available when the weather isn’t as good. The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 14°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 5°C. Average annual precipitation for Shrewsbury is 654 inches.
What is there to see and do in Shrewsbury?
Shrewsbury attracts visitors with its historic landmarks and bar scene, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the popular local attractions that are highest on your list, such as Iron Bridge and Telford Shopping Centre, and choose other low-cost activities to fill your itinerary. Enjoy the outdoors at Hawkstone Park Follies and Shropshire Hills, or hunt for bargains with some shopping at Maws Craft Centre.
How can I get to Shrewsbury and get around on a budget?
Scoping out the transportation options in Shrewsbury can help keep you on budget. The nearest airport is 43.7 mi (70.3 km) from the centre in Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon). If you’d like to explore more of the area, take a train from Shrewsbury Station, Yorton Station or Wem Station.

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What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Shrewsbury?

Based on reviews, Holiday Inn Express Shrewsbury is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Mercure Shrewsbury Albrighton Hall Hotel & Spa and The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury.

How is it staying in Shrewsbury?

History buffs will enjoy exploring Shrewsbury, and visitors give high marks for the lively bar scene. Welcoming and rural, this city attracts tourists with its churches and spas. A top sight in the area is Telford Shopping Centre. In Shrewsbury, there are 145 hotels and other accommodation to choose from.

Where is the best place for a stay in Shrewsbury?

The Moorhead Bed & Breakfast is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3.5-star B&B offers a golf course and free breakfast. Other top choices based on traveller reviews include Darwin's Townhouse and Hambrook House.

What are the top places to visit in Shrewsbury?

The city's cultural venues include Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery and Wem Town Hall. Its churches and historic sites are notable and landmarks include Shrewsbury Castle, Shrewsbury Abbey, and Wroxeter Roman City. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the countryside and Hawkstone Park Follies.

Where is the best hotel to stay near The Quarry Park?

Adjacent to The Quarry Park, The Bull Inn is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveller data, and this 3-star inn offers free WiFi and a bar. Other good choices close by include The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury and Prince Rupert Hotel.