Lion and Pheasant
About the Hotel
Why We Love This Hotel
- The hotel is set in a Grade II-listed former coaching inn where Charles Dickens once stayed
- The restaurant has two AA Rosettes and is recommended by The Good Pub Guide 2020
- It's less than 20 minutes' drive from the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
The Lion and Pheasant occupies a Grade II-listed former coaching inn on Wyle Cop, in the market town of Shrewsbury. Parts of the inn date from the 16th century, and Charles Dickens reputedly once stayed there.
The hotel is a 2-minute walk from the banks of the River Severn and a 5-minute walk from Shrewsbury Abbey, which was founded in 1083 and was the setting for ITV's "Cadfael". Quarry Park -- an area known for its landscaped gardens and flower displays -- is around 15 minutes' walk away, and the hotel is less than 20 minutes' drive from the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The restaurant has two AA Rosettes and is recommended by The Good Pub Guide 2020. It is split between two floors and serves modern European dishes, made with local and seasonal ingredients. The Daily Telegraph praises the "plentiful" menus and "cosy, relaxed feel".
The hotel's décor features natural materials such as limed oak, linens and silks. The rooms are contemporary in design, with silk furnishings, antiques, and oak and wrought-iron beds, creating a "light and airy" feel (The Daily Telegraph).
- Newspaper / magazines
- No pets allowed
- No elevator / lift
- 24-hour front desk
- 24-hour room service
- 24-hour security
- Laundry / dry cleaning
- Central heating
- Coffee / tea-making facilities
- Iron and ironing board
- iPod/iPhone docking station
- Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
- Luxury toiletries
- Off-street parking (fees apply)
- Accessible bathroom in some rooms
- Accessible parking
- Accessible restaurant
Standard Time is 3pm.
Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.
Children and additional guests: Extra beds are not available.
Pets: No pets allowed.
Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
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