Self Catering Accommodation around Bishop's Castle
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OAKELEY MYND LOFT
1 Oakeley Mynd, Stank Lane, Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire SY9 5EX
(01588) 630349 07906 641521 www.oakleymynd.co.uk
Judith Shone & John Kearins
Spacious, first-floor studio apartment set in beautiful gardens with stunning views over the surrounding hills, just under 2 miles from Bishop’s Castle. Ideal for cyclists, walkers and car tourists, the apartment is in a chalet-style building in the grounds of the owners’ home, on a quiet country lane, on national cycle route 44. It has its own garden seating area, dedicated parking and secure bicycle storage. Furnished and decorated to a high standard with modern fully equipped kitchen area, lounge area, 2 single beds (plus double bed settee) and separate shower room
From £235 per week or £40 per night short breaks,
includes all power, heat, towels and bed linen. Not inspected
Cefn Einion, Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire SY9 5LF
(01588) 638343 www.hikersandbikers.co.uk
Ginny & John Hall
Relax and unwind in our luxury lodge set in the peaceful surroundings of Spring Cottage. Sleeps 2 in a twin bedded sitting room with views towards Offa’s Dyke. Separate shower room and kitchenette. Drying facilities available.
No children or pets
Walkers and Cyclists welcome. Open Easter to October.
For at least 2 nights, price negotiable.
(see B&B section)
Sun Cottage Norbury
Sun Cottage, Norbury, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5DX
Phone number: 01588 650846
Sean & Lexi Morris
Sun Cottage is a delightful Grade II listed country cottage in the conservation village of Norbury, part of the South Shropshire Hills AONB. We are just 4 miles from Bishops Castle and 17 miles from both Ludlow and Shrewsbury. Sun Cottage sleeps up to 4 people in 2 generous bedrooms. Both rooms feature Hypnos Beds which can be made up as super-king sized doubles or as twins for maximum flexibility. The living room of Sun Cottage has a large L-shaped sofa and a Clearview log burning stove. There is free Wi-Fi & a flat screen smart TV with a complimentary Netflix account for those lazy or rainy days. The open plan kitchen is fully equipped and comes with a large family dining table and a working period fireplace.
Sun Cottage enjoys a large garden and a patio to the front of the garden with views out towards the Long Mynd.
It is ideally situated for walkers with some glorious walks on our door step, including the Shropshire Way which passes less than a mile away but cyclists, photographers, historians and couples will all find plenty to smile about in Shropshire.
Sykes rated 4 stars. Well behaved pets are welcome by arrangement.
Prices from £260 per week including all linen & utlities & initial basket of wood.
WALCOT HALL HOLIDAY APARTMENTS
Walcot Hall, Lydbury North, Shropshire, SY7 8AZ
Walcot Hall has 12 self-catering apartments spread across the estate able to accommodate many different party sizes from a modest 2 in the clock tower to a generous 24 on the top floor of the Main Hall. Walcot Hall is a country estate situated up a private drive in the village of Lydbury North - a perfect location for visitors to Bishop's Castle and good access for walking in the Shropshire Hills.
A number of apartments at Walcot Hall sleep 4 to 6 people and are situated within the converted stable blocks. These have a variety of double rooms, twin rooms and double sofa beds and are fully equipped for a self-catering stay. Many apartments have their own private gardens and all visitors have access to the arboretum – one of the largest in Britain…perfect for walking dogs and building dens!
From £330.00 per week, short breaks available. Please check
our website for individual apartments and prices.
Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire SY9 5JL
(01588) 638056 firstname.lastname@example.org
Ivor & Sheila Leeke
The spacious wing of a listed farmhouse on a working farm. Peaceful garden with panoramic views of the Shropshire and Welsh hills. Ideal for walking, cycling, horse riding and within easy reach of Offa’s Dyke and the Shropshire Way.
Centrally heated open fires Sleeps 5 with one double bedroom and
one family room Cot available.
£300 per week. Short breaks available. Linen provided.
Not Inspected. Dogs by arrangement.
Lower Broughton, Montgomery, Powys SY15 6SZ
(01588) 638393 07837 919666
Self catering accommodation in converted 17th century barn with exposed beams throughout, just 2 miles from Bishop’s Castle on the Montgomery road (B4385)
The barn sleeps 12 in two bedrooms central heating fully equipped
kitchen sitting room drying room 2 showers The stunning Shropshire
hills are a perfect place for walkers, cyclists & families, who are all welcome. Plenty of parking safe storage for bikes.
£275 - £375 per week. Short breaks and overnight stays available (from £10 per person). Not Inspected
(See B&B section)
Ty Camlad A retreat for two
The Farm, Snead, Churchstoke, Montgomery SY15 6EB
(01588) 620281 www.thefarmsnead.co.uk
Alan & Sandra Jones
A luxury 16th century barn conversion overlooking the Camlad Valley, just 3 miles from Bishop’s Castle and 5 miles from Montgomery. From this peaceful location, you can enjoy superb views, share the owners’ well stocked and established two acre garden or head to the nearby hills in this area of outstanding natural beauty for excellent walking and cycling. The historic property is full of character with 21st century comfort, an open plan, fully equipped kitchen with Aga leads into a double height, limestone floored living area. Here you can enjoy the delights of a wood burning stove, a concert grand piano and underfloor heating.
Sleeps 2 1 superking/twin ensuite with double ended bath with separate shower, basin and WC Ground floor shower room with basin and WC
An escapists’ paradise all year round, perfect for walkers, cyclists, musicians and country lovers.
From £350.00 per week inclusive.
Lower Beach, Linley, Bishops Castle, SY9 5HR.
(01588) 650739 / 07811 582256 www.lowerbeach.co.uk
The Barn at Lower Beach is a charming, self-contained double bedroom apartment on the top floor of a detached two storey timber clad barn. Set in an idyllic location about 5 miles from Bishops Castle, the Barn is surrounded by countryside and has stunning views over to Linley Hill and its famous avenue of beech trees. The main house is a short distance away. The Barn offers the ultimate "away from it all" experience but is only a 5 minute drive from Norbury or the hamlet of More. The Shropshire Way is on the doorstep, the Long Mynd, the Stiperstones, Offa's Dyke, a short drive away. There are castles, houses and gardens, arts, music and food festivals to visit as well as good pubs and excellent restaurants within easy reach. Comfortably and stylishly furnished
one double bedroom with a 5' double bed which can be split into two singles separate bathroom open plan living accommodation has a wood burning stove well equipped kitchen TV DVD broadband Wi-Fi
linen The view over the surrounding countryside can be enjoyed from
garden chairs taken out into the recently planted orchard beside The Barn. Off road parking.
From £250-£350 per week, short breaks available from
£150-£245. No pets and no smoking. Not suitable for people over 6'5". No disabled access. Property reached by exterior steps.
THE OLD CWM BARN
The Old Cwm Farmhouse, Mainstone, Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire SY9 5NA
(01588) 640090 / 07532 015552 cottageinshropshire.com
This charming, converted barn in the rural parish of Mainstone, set near to the English/Welsh border in glorious countryside with panoramic views. Excellent walking area with Offa’s Dyke and the Shropshire Way passing close by. It is a 10 minute drive to the attractive and fascinating market town of Bishop’s Castle. Comfortable accommodation includes utility room, kitchen/diner, lounge, bathroom and 3 bedrooms - sleeps 5 (2 double & 1 single) with cot available The barn is Eco friendly producing most of its own energy needs.
Large private garden with patio decking over stream seating area
barbecue and Wendy house Sky Freesat This unique cottage accessed by a farm track with water fed from a natural spring set deep in the countryside and has stunning views from virtually every window The surroundings boast a wealth of natural history including badgers, bats, jackdaws, jays, woodpeckers and buzzards and rare breed pigs, sheep, chickens, a horse and ducks on a picturesque pond.
From £299 per week inclusive of all fuel power, bed linen and
towels. No smoking. Sykes 3 Ticks. Dogs by arrangement.
ALDER BARN, NEW HOUSE FARM,
Clun, Shropshire, SY7 8NJ
Recently converted spacious single storey barn with four bedrooms and full wheelchair access. Located in a rural position on the Shropshire border between Bishop’s Castle and Clun.
Furnished to a high standard with two king size bedrooms each with large en-suite wet rooms. Open plan kitchen, lounge with all amenities including wood burner and free Wi-Fi. Sleeps 8
£700 - £1150 per week everything included.
Pet friendly, no smoking.
ENGLAND SHELVE FARMHOUSE
Wentnor, Bishop’s Castle Shropshire SY9 5EG
(01588) 650454 www.englandshelvefarmhouse.co.uk
Mr. G. Cockburn
This stone farmhouse, which sleeps 8, nestles on the hillside, 25 yards from the owner’s house and surrounded by farmland in this AONB with magnificent views south to the Long Mynd. It has its own access and parking. Four pubs and the village shop are within easy reach of this tranquil setting. Walking, gliding, paragliding and pony trekking are amongst the numerous outdoor holiday activities available. The town of Bishop’s Castle is ten minutes away, with a wonderful delicatessen and several interesting cafes, pubs and breweries. The gastronomic centre of Ludlow, museums at Ironbridge are about half an hour away as is the county town of Shrewsbury.
Ground floor: living room, dining room/kitchen, 1 en-suite double bedroom. First floor: 1 double, 2 twin bedroom & bathroom with shower.
Equipped with all modern appliances free Wi-Fi available Enclosed
garden with patio and furniture Water supply from spring Two dogs
welcome (to be kept on lead at all times - sheep country).
£431 - £1,057 Wood burner in living room inc. Oil £40pw Oct-
Mar, £30pw Apr-Sep. Elec and towels inc. Bed linen hire.
No smoking. Friday to Friday bookings.
Not Inspected. Dogs welcome.
THE LODGE, MOUNT VIEW
Pennerley, Minsterley, Shropshire SY5 0NE
(01743) 791621 www.ecolodgeholiday.co.uk
Les and Sue Lee
An eco-friendly timber lodge set in an idyllic location high in the Shropshire hills, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, on a smallholding next to Stiperstones Nature Reserve. Fantastic panoramic views. Ideal for walking, bird watching, biking, as a touring base or for just taking it easy.
Double bedroom, bunk room shower room galley kitchen lounge/dining area Sleeps 4 (or more using sofa beds) Full sized gas cooker microwave fridge under floor central heating Balcony.
£165 - £295 per week. Also see “special offers”. Metered
electricity. Linen provided at extra charge. No smoking.
Not inspected. Pets welcome including horses.