Visit Shrewsbury: Your Travel Guide

Things to Do in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Cathedral
The Cathedral Church of Our Lady Help of Christians and Saint Peter of Alcantara, commonly known as Shrewsbury Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Shrewsbury, England.

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Traveler's Reviews & Photos

10
Exceptional
Shrewsbury is easy to walk around. The river walk is very pleasant. The buildings in Shrewsbury are incredibly beautiful and the town is surrounded by picturesque farming land. Shrewsbury has all the facilities of a modern town accommodated in quaint Tudor style.
kjkablar
Australia
November 14, 2017
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Exceptional
Loved Shrewsbury nightlife and had a good time shopping the next day. A lovely friendly clean place to go, with some beautiful buildings and parks.
Stephperky
United Kingdom
November 12, 2017
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Exceptional
A very interesting town with a multitude of historic sites well worth visiting.....also good town centre with lots of small independent shops and a multitude of great pubs and eating places .
Rhysian
United Kingdom
November 13, 2017
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Exceptional
I loved the old buildings not enough time to explore will go again to learn more and try some of the lovely restaurants the shops were different a lot of independent shops not your usual high street
Beverley
United Kingdom
November 13, 2017
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Exceptional
A really nice town good shops, restaurants and pubs. We can't believe we have never been before but will definitely go back again. Highly recommend it for a weekend visit.
Dominic
United Kingdom
November 19, 2017

Accommodations and Hotels in Shrewsbury

Prince Rupert Hotel

8.4 Very Good

Score from 1,404 reviews

$86

Average price per night
  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “beautiful building”
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Holiday Inn Express Shrewsbury

8.4 Very Good

Score from 1,497 reviews

$70

Average price per night
  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “very clean”
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  • “excellent quality of food”
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Lion & Pheasant Hotel

8.9 Excellent

Score from 529 reviews

$106

Average price per night
  • “excellent quality of food”
    141 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “beautiful building”
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Abbots Mead Hotel

8.5 Very Good

Score from 494 reviews

$73

Average price per night
  • “location was great”
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  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “excellent quality of food”
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Mytton and Mermaid

8.4 Very Good

Score from 695 reviews

$86

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  • “excellent quality of food”
    97 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
    74 related reviews
  • “beautiful building”
    49 related reviews
Mercure Shrewsbury Albrighton Hall Hotel & Spa

8 Very Good

Score from 846 reviews

$83

Average price per night
  • “wonderful staff”
    128 related reviews
  • “beautiful building”
    122 related reviews
  • “excellent quality of food”
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Lord Hill Hotel & Restaurant

8 Very Good

Score from 1,034 reviews

$84

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  • “wonderful staff”
    286 related reviews
  • “excellent quality of food”
    202 related reviews
  • “location was great”
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The Shrewsbury Hotel Wetherspoon

8.7 Excellent

Score from 1,314 reviews

$65

Average price per night
  • “location was great”
    147 related reviews
  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “very clean”
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Severn Social Hotel

8.9 Excellent

Score from 349 reviews

$105

Average price per night
  • “wonderful staff”
    304 related reviews
  • “excellent quality of food”
    194 related reviews
  • “very clean”
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Recommended in Shrewsbury

River cruise - excellent guide, informative about the history of Shrewsbury. Narrow streets, indoor market, variety of independent shops, good selection of old and new pubs and restaurants.

Probably the castle, the library, market road and the main square, St. Nicholas, St. Mary's

Great small businesses selling from Antiques, Arts and Crafts and Clothes.

Great Theatre and would recommend to all!!

Small individual retailers.

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Why do you recommend Shrewsbury for food?

Great choice of restaurants

A wonderful effect!

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