Place To Stay Category: B and B
Friendly owner-run B&B opposite Stokesay Castle – the jewel of English Heritage! Locally sourced full English breakfast with award winning marmalade, and artisan bread baked by my son.
We have 3 rooms:- a double room ensuite with king size bed, a twin room with a private bathroom also a single with a private bathroom, this room also has a hand basin in the room . All rooms have TV. Hair dryer , Bath robes. Hospitality tray WiFi access
There is a large garden to sit and watch the buzzards swirling on the thermals. Bring your dog, plenty of walks from the door The Shropshire way almost passes the door The Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre with a pub next door is half a mile away
The Long Mynd provides the ideal setting for walking or even hang gliding! There are ample golf courses, river and pool fishing and the Edwardian elegance of Ludlow Racecourse.
Craven Arms is only one mile away with shopping facilities, pubs and a railway serving Ludlow, Shrewsbury and the Heart of Wales Line.
Ludlow is said to be “The Best Small Town in England” with it’s cliff top castle and Michelin starred dining. Host to the famous annual festival and Marches Food and Drink Festival, also the Medieval Fayre in November.
Norton Camp is one of Shropshire’s larger hill forts, enclosing 17 acres. While it has just one ditch along the NW side where the hillside falls away steeply below, there are two massive banks and ditches around most of the rest of the fort. To the south west there are two more outer banks which may have been built as additional lines of defence. From the highest point there is a magnificent viewpoint
For more walks a simple search for “Stokesay Walks” gives a great variety headed for Stokesay Castle.
Castle View is also on the long distance walk ‘The Shropshire Way’, which has recently had the main route re-marked
Craven Arms railway station is just one mile away, giving trouble-free parking and access to Church Stretton, Shrewsbury or Ludlow. Let the train take the strain and enjoy a variety of popular events in these places – or just go for a day out.