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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

My girlfriend and I spent one night at The Old House Suites and had not a single thing to complain about. When we arrived we were pleasantly surprised to learn that with our 'suite' came not just one, but two bedrooms, with a choice of a shower room and a separate toilet and bathroom. All of these, were finished to...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here with my family for one night. Great stay, fabulous building, atmospheric rooms and really friendly family who own and manage the house. Great communication before hand and even a tour of the history of the house. Thank you

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Rugeley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a day in Shrewsbury and an overnight stay here ! Amazing hotel !! So old and full of character and beautiful !!! Family owned and so friendly and the breakfast was lovely, hot and fresh food with a good choice to suit all . I would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone as right in centre of town...

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Thank Lizzieburn
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The old house was recommended to us for a short break in Shrewsbury. It lived up to all expectations. The room was beautiful. The service was friendly and helpful. We enjoyed the tour of the house and hearing of its rich history. It was in the perfect location for exploring the town with its wealth of small independent shops and...

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Thank Christine T
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We booked a night at The Old House Suites after hearing from friends who had stayed there what an extraordinary place it was . They were correct . Every detail of this beautiful house is perfect . Our welcome was great . Fred met us , showed us to our room then drove our car to the nearby car park...

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Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

2 adults and 2 kids. We experienced a lovely stay in a peaceful, central, friendly Tudor house, made even more special by a tour and history of the property. Bedrooms were clean, breakfast menu very flexible and beds comfortable. We read in the library and enjoyed every second of our stay.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2016

We arrived on a Saturday evening and were amazed at the suite which had two bedrooms a bathroom and a shower room. The quality of the furnishings and the fabulous history of the house was second to none. The breakfast was good and we were made to feel welcome, it didn't have the feel of a hotel but more like...

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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

The title says it all! Warm & Friendly family owners who take every care to make sure you enjoy your stay, nothing is to much trouble. The car park is a couple of minutes walk to the bottom of the hill in a pre paid car park with plenty of shops to peruse over on the way back up. If...

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Thank Dave C
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We wanted 5 rooms for 2 nights in Ludlow as our group of friends meet up at least twice a year. This was a real find, not a hotel but better accommodation close to the town centre. Period rooms with a 4 poster bed in 2 of the rooms. Breakfast included was 75 yards down the street and it was...

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

From start to finish the customer service we received was absolutely fantastic. A fabulous family run business centred solely on providing the best possible guest experience. The rooms were furnished beautifully, the bathroom was stunning with a free standing roll top bath taking centre stage. The breakfast was to a high standard and set in a beautiful room overlooking the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Old House in Dogpole sits on an original Anglo-Saxon plot leading down to the River Severn. After the Norman Conquest in 1066, Shrewsbury was fortified and the town wall cut through the garden, but the plot remained intact. The house was rebuilt as a timber framed Tudor mansion around two massive brick chimneys in the late 1490s and retains much of this original character. The house had strong connections with Catherine of Aragon. She married Arthur (brother of Henry VIII) at nearby Ludlow Castle in South Shropshire where she finally returned after her divorce from her later marriage to Henry VIII. Members of the Rocke family were courtiers of Catherine and also owners of The Old House, and there is a tradition that Mary Tudor stayed in the house on her way to visit her mother. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old House Suites

Address: The Old House 20 Dogpole, Shrewsbury SY1 1ES, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Shrewsbury
Price Range: £94 - £96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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The Old House Suites Shrewsbury, Shropshire
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“Family suite had one double bed in one room, two singles in another with separate shower and separate toilet/bath”
 of 5 bubbles jk37, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We were in room 4 overlooks the high street”
 of 5 bubbles ivan4929, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Either one you won't be dissapointed”
 of 5 bubbles bryanmZ8311OL, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Mary Tudor Suite is great”
 of 5 bubbles 945katht, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Any room/suite is perfect”
  • Breakfast in Aragon Suite
  • There is clearly room for more wine
 of 5 bubbles GazBouch, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
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