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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 #18 of 48 Shrewsbury B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days 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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Stoke-On-Trent
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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wolverhampton
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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wolverhampton
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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4 reviews 4 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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Harrogate
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
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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Preston, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Helpful staff. Good location close to centre of Shrewsbury, although no car parking on site. Breakfast was very generous. The Old Post Office is a former coach house with two courtyards which give some shade and solitude when needed yet just off the main streets. Also a good choice of beers.

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Derby, UK
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I was passing through Shrewsbury on a rail journey and needed somewhere to stay overnight which was convenient for the railway station, reasonably priced and - a personal preference - served good beer. The Old Post Office is all that. I was checked-in by one of the friendly bar staff and shown to the accommodation which has its own separate... 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*
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