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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We attended a family wedding here on Sunday 24th July 2016. It was perfection itself! Nothing was too much trouble for the staff and the rooms were comfortable and clean. The food was delicious and the service was impeccable. A perfect venue for a wedding and a fabulous hotel.

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Corby, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The castle is beautiful and was the perfect location for my friends wedding. The old building has some lovely touches but some of the group struggled with several bags and no lifts. Most of the staff were incredibly helpful and friendly but we did have a few issues such as one staff member hanging up on the bride when she... More 

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear Carey B Thank you for your kind words and constructive comments regarding the recent wedding you attended here at Rowton Castle and please accept my apologies that there were a couple of points you felt it necessary to raise regarding access to bedrooms. Unfortunately due to the Grade II* Listing status with English Heritage, we do not have a... More 

Perth
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28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

After months in the planning the wedding team said 'just let us take care of everything on the day and you just relax and enjoy it' They did that and much, much more, the planning, attention to detail and execution was exceptional, the team on the day were without exception just fantastic. The master of ceremonies was Gareth, he took... More 

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear Anthony M Thank you for your amazing review regarding your recent wedding with us here at Rowton Castle. I was delighted to read that the initial planning, attention to detail and execution was "exceptional", and Gareth and the team on the day were "fantastic". It was our absolute pleasure to host your big day, and we wish you both... More 

Salford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These guys are amazing, so I'll give as much detail as I can to help everybody else with their wedding decisions as I found trip advisor invaluable to me when planning it myself. We got married June 27th so had a 'late spring/early summer wedding' Firstly, the service from day one was amazing. We were sat down, bacon sarnies and... More 

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear bearchr01 What can I really say other than it was a pleasure, and thank you very much!; I am sure your review will be extremely helpful to other couples and I thank you for taking the time to be so thorough. The whole team will be glowing with pride when they read what a contribution they made towards your... More 

midlands
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28 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were invited by Rowton Castle to see if we would be interested in sampling their wedding taster evening held July 12th 2016. We didn't really know what to expect however was certainly not disappointed. We were given the Oak room (room 7) a stunning room with large 4 poster bed with beautiful rooms over the grounds at the back... More 

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dea sallyMidlands Thank you so much for your review of your recent visit to Rowton Castle for one of our "Wedding Experience" evenings; it was lovely to read that you found it wonderful. We try and host one or two evenings a month enabling couples to sample some of the food available here at the castle, whilst enjoying the surroundings,... More 

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband got married at Rowton Castle on January 22nd of this year and had a fantastic wedding. The staff helped us prepare and organise our wedding at the venue many months in at advance! The waiting staff were professional and friendly, nothing was too much for them! We hired Rowton Castle on an exclusive use basis and... More 

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear Shaunhillman Thank you for your kind words regarding your wedding with us here at Rowton Castle in January 2016. It is always a pleasure to read that we contributed so positively towards the memories of your wedding day. Thank you also for your recommendation to other couples regarding our "Exclusively Yours" package, ensuring that those at the castle are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose rowton castle as our wedding venue and we were not disappointed. Friendly relaxed staff made it a seamless and perfect day from start to finish. Fantastic food for the day and evening in sumptious surroundings. Perfect.

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Thank Daniel T
bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear Daniel T Thank you for your concise, yet lovely review of your recent wedding with us here at Rowton Castle. It was a pleasure to read that all elements of the day were "perfect" and "fantastic", and we are very thankful that you entrusted us here at Rowton Castle with your wedding. We very much hope to have the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the first time we drove down the drive way and saw Rowton Castle we immediately fell in LOVE and knew straight away this was where we wanted to get married. Every time we visited we were welcomed by the staff and always offered a drink and biscuits (may i just say the best biscuits in the world). The staff... More 

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear Katie A Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your recent wedding with us here at Rowton Castle. Throughout your review it is clear that what made your day so perfect was the level of service, organisation and professionalism shown by the whole team. This appears to have been evident during your first visit, and... More 

Walsall, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Beautiful venue.This was a truly wonderful day.I attended my daughter's wedding here. The staff are so helpful and make the whole day delightful. We stayed the night before in the Tower House and Orchard Suite.I would strongly recommend to book this for the bride and her party. This was amazing it has so much space .We had hair and makeup... More 

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear JAYEMDEE1959 Thank you so much for your kind words regarding your daughters wedding here at Rowton Castle; It was lovely to read that you had a truly wonderful day. I was particularly pleased to note that you found Tower House and the Orchard Suite a perfect addition here at the castle, ensuring a stress free build up the night... More 

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35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We stayed here for my sisters wedding. Firstly I would like to say what a beautiful venue, it really is a fairytale setting. The rooms are clean and comfortable. The staff went above and beyond to ensure all guests were happy and that the bride and groom had the perfect day. I would definitely recommend this venue to couples looking... More 

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear Ally M Thank you for your kind words regarding your visit to Rowton Castle for your sisters wedding. I was delighted to read that you all had the perfect day, and your recommendation to others is very much appreciated. We very much hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the future. With very best wishes Bryan More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rowton Castle is a beautiful 17th century, grade 2 listed building, set in 17 acres of tranquil grounds, six miles west from the historic town of Shrewsbury. We are the perfect venue for a prestigious function, or a few days away from it all. We are the fairytale venue for a Wedding. A perfect setting, coupled with excellent food and service, guarantee you and your guests a most memorable occasion. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rowton Castle

Address: Shrewsbury, Halfway House SY5 9EP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Halfway House
Price Range: $104 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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Rowton Castle Halfway House, England - Shropshire
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