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The Old Post Office

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   1 Milk Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1SZ , England
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Ranked #20 of 48 Shrewsbury B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit of a devil to find if you are driving, tucked away as it is up a side street and through a courtyard but if you find St Julian’s Centre then stand with your back to it, you should see the sign. Also Shrewsbury is a bit of a pain to find a parking space in (the downside of... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Start with the negatives get them out of the way as there were more positives, did feel like the negatives blighted my stay though So got there at 2pm was told flatly that check in was 3pm (did however ask if i wanted to leave my bags, I thought whats the point ill have to come back in an hour... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Me and my partner stayed in room 5 for a night after visiting back in May time but being unable to get any accommodation for the night so this time we booked in advance. Shrewsbury is a beautiful old-worldy town anyway and our accommodation matched. We had a lovely double bed, en-suite facilities with a shower and lovely low-lying windows... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Popped in for lunch whilst shopping.had meals off 2for 10 menu.massive portions cooked to perfection and hot! Lovely service couldnt find fault with this little gem!! Kids meals are huge and equally as tasty.well done!!

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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Lovely room. Ensuite shower with plenty of hot water. Clean and comfortable. Very quiet didn't hear a thing all night. Good breakfast. Helpful staff. Central location. Will be on our list of 'we will return' .

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Perfect central location in walking distance from the train station and above the pub! Close to shops and restaurants. Friendly welcome. Room includes tea and coffee, some rooms en suite, some with shared bathroom.

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Stow-on-the-Wold, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

From when we arrived the staff were so friendly and helpful. Our room was immaculate and so cosy. Huge TV and comfortable bed. What more could you want. Although situated in the centre of the town it was amazingly quiet. The guy on the bar was a credit to the hotel and looked after us when we ate there in... More

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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I stayed here a couple of days ago just for the one night. I had a lovely friendly welcome. Considering the Hotel is smack bang in the town centre my room was really nice and very quiet and peaceful, all I woke up to was the sound of the birds singing. The owner was so kind and helpful at breakfast... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Stopped in for a quick bite to eat with my mother.. We both had steaks of the board 14 oz rumps.. value was great only like 13 pound each, drinks were cheap too.. food was lovely, both of us polished the lot off even though the portions were huge!! Staff were friendly defiantly a lovely place for some lunch... will... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Stayed here for the second time in March. The hotel is well located for the centre of Shrewsbury, just a few minutes walk from the town centre and pubs/restaurants. It doesn't have its own car park, which means you need to park 5-10 minutes walk away in the Wyle Cop public car at the bottom of the hill, which isn't... More

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Address: 1 Milk Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1SZ , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Shrewsbury
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Post Office 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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