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£99 -- Shropshire: Historic Escape inc 'Exquisite' Dining

Sold out - This deal was published 03 Jan, 2014 and sold out 14 Feb, 2014.
By Martin Cropper
Check in to a 16th-century hotel that in its long history has welcomed Charles Dickens and Charles Darwin for up to 41% less than normal.

Why we love it

  • The Lion Hotel in the centre of Shrewsbury is Grade I-listed former coaching inn with Tudor and Elizabethan décor
  • Charles Darwin stayed here before beginning his journey to South America, the Galapagos Islands and Australia
  • ''A Shrewsbury institution,'' says the Daily Mail
  • The Shropshire Star describes the food as ''exquisite'' and says that it's ''the best Shropshire restaurant outside Ludlow''
  • The hotel is a member of the Britain's Finest Hotel Collection


The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury
Wyle Cop
Shropshire, SY1 1UY
(See Map)
Tel: 01743 353107

What's included & when

  • Valid every day of the week until 30 April
  • Overnight accommodation for two in a Standard Double Room, with breakfast
  • A pre-dinner glass of prosecco each (worth £5.50 per glass)
  • A 3-course dinner from the Hayward Menu* (worth £62)
  • Extra nights on a bed-and-breakfast basis are £50 more per night. Dinner is only included on the first night
  • We have also negotiated a dinner-and-lunch deal for £30 for two people that includes three courses each from the Hayward Menu (excludes the cheeseboard). This deal is avalilable 12-2:30pm, 6:30-9.45pm Tuesday-Saturday; 12-2:30pm Sunday; until 30 April

The small print

Not available on 14-16 February; 7-10 April. *Guests will dine in the Hayward Restaurant for Tuesday-Sunday stays. Guests staying on Mondays will dine in the Oak Bar (the menu and the chef will be the same). Excludes the cheeseboard. Rooms at this promotional price are limited, so early booking is advised. Travelzoo Update (4:20pm, 15 January): Now not available on 1, 8, February; 19, 25 April.

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£99 Valid every day of the week until 30 April   £169
Up to 41% off | 260 bought
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The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury
91% Enjoyed The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury
91% (189 ratings)
Sold out at
23:59 GMT on Feb. 14

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91% Enjoyed The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury
(189 ratings)
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Value for money was excellent!

04 May 2014 Sue United Kingdom

value for money location

28 April 2014 Ian M United Kingdom

It's position

The hotel is faded in need of renovation and not up to normal Travelzoo standards

28 April 2014 A United Kingdom

Good staff, clean hotel, good food. - everything really!!

the nature of the hotel being very old it had very creaky floor boards but no problem to us.

26 April 2014 Christine United Kingdom

The ambiance and the food in the restaurant

25 April 2014 Susan United Kingdom

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Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury
Shropshire, SY1 1UY
Tel: 01743 353107

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