The Old Bell

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Overview of The Old Bell

The Old Bell

3.0 star property

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar
115 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, England, SY2 6BA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTelford Town Park21 min drive
  • Popular LocationCarding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd29 min drive
  • Popular LocationIron Bridge30 min drive

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About this area


The Old Bell is located in Shrewsbury. Lord Hill's Column and Coleham Pumping Station are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Church Stretton Teme Leisure Centre and Telford Ice Rink. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Greenhous Meadow or New Bucks Head Stadium. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including birdwatching.

What's nearby

  • Lord Hill's Column - 4 min walk
  • Shrewsbury Abbey - 8 min walk
  • Telford Town Park - 21 min drive
  • Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd - 29 min drive
  • Iron Bridge - 30 min drive

Getting around

  • Shrewsbury Station - 10 min drive


  • Ganges - 8 min walk
  • Peach Tree - 8 min walk
  • Momo - 9 min walk
  • House of Grain - 13 min walk
  • Cafe On The Cop - 13 min walk

About this property

The Old Bell

3-star bed & breakfast with restaurant and bar/lounge
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a meeting room are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, multilingual staff, barbecues and a picnic area are on-site. This bed & breakfast has 4 rooms.
The Old Bell offers 4 forms of accommodation.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Breakfast available for a fee
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hungarian
  • Slovak
  • Slovenian

Business services

  • A meeting room


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards

Property is also known as

Old Bell Inn Shrewsbury
Old Bell Shrewsbury
The Old Bell Shrewsbury
The Old Bell Bed & breakfast
The Old Bell Bed & breakfast Shrewsbury

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Overall score and ratings


Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 40 out of 103 reviews
5 - Excellent 39%
Rating 4 - Good. 45 out of 103 reviews
4 - Good 44%
Rating 3 - Okay. 12 out of 103 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 103 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 103 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Old Bell is a fantastic hotel. The service was super-friendly and helpful, and the room was first class and very clean. The manager & staff couldn't do enough to help you - i would strongly recommend the Old Bell to anyone staying in the Shrewsbury area. Brilliant value for money, and a great place to stay! Thank You!
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice staff , very welcoming. Room was clean and had everything required.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Very pleasant and comfortable with helpful staff and friendly ambiance.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021