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Abbots Mead Hotel

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St. Julians Friars, Shrewsbury SY1 1XL, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 1 night at this hotel. Had Room 1 at the rear of the hotel. Nice clean room with ensuite facility. Very quiet at night, no noise from neighbouring premises or fellow guests. Good quality breakfast with plentry of choice. Free parking. Literally in the town centre and virtually next to the lovely riverside walk. I really can't fault... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our second stay in the Abbots Mead Hotel. It offers parking which is a huge plus in Shrewsbury. Lovely friendly atmosphere. Our room was quite small but had everything we needed for an overnight stay. Not sure I would have been as happy in it if we were staying longer. Breakfast was delicious & plentiful and was served... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here as a couple over the weekend and had a pleasant experience at the Abbots Mead. We were greeted by a friendly face and were soon offered instructions to get around the town, which is practically on the hotel's doorstep. The room was cozy and I do agree with other commenters on a need fo a revamp, though everything... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed here as travelled from the north to visit family. I personally don't think it was value for money. (£85pn) At times I found the staff snappy and miserable. For example, we moved tables together so there was space for all our group, which wasn't received well. I understand it is in the centre to Shrewsbury but with... More 

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Leigh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed about four times and find it fine for our purpose. We have friends in the area so visit regularly and do try to book abbots mead as the parking (if your lucky that is) is handy and safe. The Indian across the rd is a fab place to eat and within walking distance to everywhere. I do... More 

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location was excellent. Staff were very pleasant and efficient. Room was ok but a bit tatty (broken shower switch; torn net curtain; lampshades need to be replaced; main light very dim). On the plus side, the bed was comfortable and there was plenty of hot water. Hotel is quite dated and the cleanliness of some areas was not great (light... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We stayed here on Saturday night and were very quickly checked in by a very pleasant man who I believe is the owners son,a nice warm welcome thanks. I could waffle but I wont,so here's a few pointers- A good location with excellent free parking close to the town centre. Decor of rooms and public areas could do with sprucing... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We stayed here as a group; booking several rooms whilst going to a wedding in Shrewsbury cathedral. The location could not have been better for this. The rooms were better than one would expect for a 2 star hotel. We stayed in room 17 in the basement which had a poor review elsewhere but we were more than happy. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

My Husband and I have just returned from a one night stay at the Abbots Mead. It a beautiful grade II listed house, in an ideal location to visit Shrewsbury, you turn right and go into the town and left and you can go over the bridge and be by the river. We arrived early and the proprietors were really... More 

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Tipton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Lovely hotel near to town centre. Comfortable stay with good food and friendly staff. Our room was very quiet and spacious. Hotel very clean and tidy. Would recommend this hotel. Close to the English bridge and lovely river walks.

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