MIDDLE WOODBATCH FARM
Woodbatch Road, Bishops Castle, Shropshire, SY9 5JS.
(01588) 630141 07989 496875
Steve & Mary Austin
17C farmhouse B&B on a family run hill farm.
Situated 5 minutes from Bishop’s Castle in the Shropshire Hills AONB.
The Shropshire Way comes right through the farmyard.
The Kerry Ridgeway, Offa’s Dyke and Long Mynd are only a stones throw away.
Perfect location for walkers, cyclists and wildlife watchers.
Drying room & cycle wash available.
2 super king/twin rooms both with en-suit facilities.
Fully tileden-suites have large, spacious showers and heated towel rails. Both rooms have tea & coffee making facilities, large TVs with free sat channels, hair dryer, free toiletries.
There is guest lounge & large garden & patio with BBQ.
Extensive breakfast menu, catering for all dietary requirements.
Families welcome (special child rates).
B&B from £80
Lower Broughton, Montgomery, Powys SY15 6SZ
(01588) 638393 /07837 919666
A Grade II listed oak beamed farmhouse full of character and charm, set in the tranquil Shropshire hills with stunning views. An idyllic location for walkers, families or those who just want to ‘get away from it all.’ Visitors are welcome to take a stroll around the farm trail and meet the animals. It is situated off the b4385, a stones throw away from the market town of Bishop’s Castle which boasts two breweries and many pubs and restaurants.
1 double en-suite 1 family (twin/double & single) with private bathroom. Tea and coffee making facilities Families welcome.
B&B £60 – £65 per room per night. Closed January.
dogs by arrangement
(see self-catering section
THE FARM, SNEAD
Snead, Churchstoke, Montgomery, Powys SY15 6EB
(01588) 620281 www.thefarmsnead.co.uk
Alan and Sandra Jones
A large 19th century farmhouse surrounded by a beautiful, two acre garden. There are views of the Camlad Valley including the Roundton Nature Reserve.
2 super king/twin en-suite 1 ground floor super king/twin en-suite. All have tea and coffee making facilities, flatscreen TV, radio and hairdryer. Free Wi-Fi available. Safe storage and drying for cyclists & walkers.
Baggage forward & transport available on request for Offa’s Dyke Path.
B&B Double/Twin from £85.00 (Single from £55.00). Excellent breakfast, own and local produce used, home made bread. Special diets catered for e.g vegan, GF, DF.
No dogs. No smoking.
THE OAT HOUSE AT THE BRIDGES
The Bridges, Ratlinghope, Shropshire SY5 0ST
(01588) 650260 www.thebridgespub.co.uk
Will & Beth A
The converted oat house at The Bridges, the country pub in a superb location between the Long Mynd and The Stiperstones in the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, where two rivers meet. Wonderful walking, cycling and bird watching right on the Shropshire Way. Lovely garden and decking overlooking the rivers. Homely log fires in the cooler months. The pub is a Three Tuns Brewery Tap, offering a fantastic choice of real ales and superb bar and restaurant food.
Ground floor: bunkroom sleeps 6, £30.00 per bunk with bedding. Toilet & shower facilities. Double & twin en-suite £60 per room. All have tea & coffee making facilities. First floor: Twin & double en-suite, both with living area, sofa bed and well equipped kitchenette. £65 per night. Family suite sleeping up to 6, which includes both bedrooms, living area and kitchenette and two en-suite shower rooms. 4 guests £120 per night. 6 guests £140 per night.
The Smithy: a 16th century, Grade II listed blacksmiths offers open plan accommodation for two: super king/twin with en-suite shower room. Fully equipped kitchenette. TV. Under-floor heating. Comfortable sitting area with wood burning stove.
2 Night Stay- £160. 3 Night Stay – £200
Breakfast included and dogs welcome except in The Smith.
See “Where to Eat and What to Do”
MELLINGTON HALL HOTEL
Mellington, Churchstoke, Montgomery, Powys, SY15 6HX
Owners Alistair and Claire Evans
Manager Dawn Davies
Mellington Hall Hotel is a magnificent Grade II listed 19thcentury house built in Gothic style set within 270 acres of stunning park and farmland which is privately owned by the Evans Family from Bishops Castle.
Eleven lovely individually designed rooms all with en-suite facilities with far reaching views across the glorious mid-Wales countryside. Tea and coffee making facilities in each room with free Wi-Fi. Free ample parking adjacent to the hotel. Peace and tranquillity is the main attraction at Mellington Hall so your relaxation is paramount. With deep comfy sofas, five open fires and with real ale on tap served in our bar, delicious fresh cooked food served all day every day, there really is something for everyone! Plenty of woodland walks with the Offa’s Dyke path running through the grounds. Children’s play area for the little ones and fishing is available to all residents. We have space for family gatherings, meetings, small individually tailored wedding packages and bespoke menus are available upon request.
Rooms from £140 per night for a double room
Lydbury North, Shropshire, SY7 8AU
(01588) 680435 / 07970 948062
A comfortable, modern house (built in 1995) in the centre of the village within walking distance of the pub, the village shop and Walcot Hall (former home of Clive of India) which now hosts many weddings. Lydbury North is just 3 miles from Bishop’s Castle in beautiful, unspoilt countryside. Within easy reach are Offa’s Dyke, the Stiperstones and Long Mynd and Ludlow. There are lots of wonderful places to eat in the area and great walks and trails. If you are attending a wedding at Walcot Hall, I am the nearest B&B – within walking distance of the gates.
1 double en-suite 1 double
1 twin room and 1 single with bathroom and shower.
They are comfortable, modern rooms with tea & coffee making facilities.
B&B contact Josie for Best Price.
Breakfasts using all local produce.
No dogs and no smoking.