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Top Shrewsbury Family-Friendly Hotels

Long Mountain Centre
Great for families
3 out of 5
Pleasant View, Rowley, Westbury, Shrewsbury, England
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5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, extra beds/cots
First Class Chalet

"Excellent accommodation, spotlessly clean, superb service. Beautiful views and tranquil countryside, First class."…"

Reviewed on 16 Dec 2019

Long Mountain Centre
The Stiperstones Inn
Great for families
4 out of 5
Snailbeach, Shrewsbury, England
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4.6/5Exceptional! (70 reviews)
Families like: extra beds/cots, free breakfast for the whole family
Travellers say...

"We have stayed here several times & it never fails to impress. Laura, Phil & all the staff are so friendly and nothing is ever too much trouble. The food & beer is excellent & the locals in the bar are very welcoming. This is a great little county pub & I can’t recommend it enough. A real gem! We’ll ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jul 2020

The Stiperstones Inn
Albright Hussey Manor
Great for families
4 out of 5
Ellesmere Road 1, Broad Oak, Shrewsbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £100 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
4.5/5Wonderful! (68 reviews)
Families like: playground, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Food is fantastic, rooms are great, service is brilliant."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb 2020

Albright Hussey Manor

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The Old Rectory
Great for families
3 out of 5
Lowe Hill Road, Wem, Shrewsbury, England
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The price is £75 per night from 24 Sep to 25 Sep
4.4/5Excellent! (212 reviews)
Families like: free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travellers say...

"Lovely old building with many period features and pretty garden"…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep 2020

The Old Rectory
Brownhill House
3 out of 5
Brownhill, Ruyton XI Towns, Shrewsbury, England
The price is £69 per night from 13 Oct to 14 Oct
4.4/5Excellent! (50 reviews)

"All very nice and friendly and room very clean and tidy. Just surprised to see no tv but no biggie as had own device. All very good."…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2019

Brownhill House
Abbots Mead Hotel
2 out of 5
St Julian's Friars, Shrewsbury, England
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The price is £75 per night from 24 Sep to 25 Sep
4.3/5Excellent! (52 reviews)
Great little hotel in Shrewsbury

"We stayed here at the weekend and it was a lovely little place. Staff were friendly and it was in a great location"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Abbots Mead Hotel
The Mytton & Mermaid Hotel
3 out of 5
Atcham, Shrewsbury, England
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
Great for families
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)
Families like: extra beds/cots, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travellers say...

"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
Prince Rupert Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
Butcher Row, Shrewsbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £95 per night from 24 Sep to 25 Sep
4/5Very Good! (409 reviews)
Families like: free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travellers say...

"This was a very old property in the centre of Shrewsbury, all beams and quirky features, in a great location."…"

Reviewed on 12 Sep 2020

Prince Rupert Hotel
Mercure Shrewsbury Albrighton Hall Hotel & Spa
Great for families
4 out of 5
Ellesmere Road, Albrighton, Shrewsbury, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £66 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep
4/5Very Good! (384 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cots, laundry
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
Hawkstone Park Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
Weston Under Redcastle, Shrewsbury, England
The price is £79 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep
3.9/5Good! (183 reviews)
Families like: games room, extra beds/cots, laundry
Travellers say...

"Bed and pillows slighly to hard Food great Reception friendly and helpful Over all a lovely stay"…"

Reviewed on 29 Nov 2019

Hawkstone Park Hotel
Abbey Court House
3 out of 5
134 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, England
The price is £68 per night from 4 Oct to 5 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
St Nicholas Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
24 Castle Street, Shrewsbury, England
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3.5/5Good! (14 reviews)
Great place

"We loved it! close to the co enter of town and the train station. Staff was very helpful, food was great. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on 14 Jun 2019

St Nicholas Boutique Hotel
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Where should we stay in Shrewsbury?

The historic destination of Shrewsbury is a great choice if you've been considering a holiday with the children. The museums, castle and cafes are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Take to the air and fly into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), which is located 43.7 mi (70.3 km) from the city centre. Shrewsbury has 19 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have plenty of options when choosing where you'd like to stay.

When should we visit Shrewsbury?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family holiday. You can use these tips to plan when to grab the children and head to Shrewsbury.

  • 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
  • Driest months: March, February, June and April, with an average rainfall of 43.75 inches
  • Rainiest months: October, August, November and July, with an average rainfall of 63.75 inches

What should we see and do in Shrewsbury?

While you and your family are visiting Shrewsbury, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Greenhous Meadow, Wem Town Hall and New Bucks Head Stadium. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Much Wenlock Museum and Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd.

Shrewsbury is also known for its:
  • Historical sites
  • Monuments
  • Museums
  • Cafes
  • Restaurants

Getting around Shrewsbury

If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Shrewsbury Station, Yorton Station or Wem Station. Shrewsbury might not have many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Frequently asked questions

What's Shrewsbury like for family-friendly holidays?
The historic destination of Shrewsbury is a good choice if you’ve been considering a getaway with your children. The castle, famous monuments and cafes are just a few things that make this an attractive spot for a family holiday. Arrange a flight into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), which is located 43.7 mi (70.3 km) from the city centre.
What's the best place to stay for families in Shrewsbury?
Holiday Inn Express Shrewsbury is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other good options for your family trip include The Old Rectory and Abbey Court House.
How many hotels that welcome families will I find in Shrewsbury?
Expedia has 15 hotels in Shrewsbury that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the seasonal weather in Shrewsbury?
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's there to see and do with your family in Shrewsbury?
While you and your family are visiting Shrewsbury, you may want to explore some child-friendly attractions such as Greenhous Meadow, Battlefield Falconry Centre and Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Iron Bridge and Telford Shopping Centre.
What's the best way for us to get around Shrewsbury?
If you want to travel outside the city, take a train from Shrewsbury Station, Yorton Station or Wem Station. Shrewsbury may not have many public transport options, so consider renting a car to explore more.

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