Stylishly well-appointed, characterful and intimate; three newly-converted holiday cottages on a friendly, family-run private farming estate in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, just 20-minutes from the beautiful medieval county town of Shrewsbury.
From the moment your first welcomed with complimentary home-made cake or biscuits by Rachel and Gerry, the on-site owners, Burlton Cottages offer idyllic, unspoilt escapism - a perfect rural retreat. Open all year (arrive and leave on dates of your choice), bring the kids (cots, high chair and games available) and bring the dog (enjoy stunning country walks right from your door, with abundant wildlife every step of the way). There is ample safe car parking too.
Rachel's cottages provided the perfect base for our family to visit all our relatives and old haunts across Shropshire and we had a brilliant weekend. The cottages (Granary and Courtyard) are excellent and we had very specific requirements which Rachel was able to satisfy (1 x hypoallergenic cottage and 1 x pet friendly!). We had an awful Friday afternoon-night journey down from Yorkshire but Rachel's warm and informative welcome cheered us all up when we finally arrived. The Burlton Inn also welcomed us warmly and kept us fed and watered for the rest of the evening while we settled in to the ...more
The Granary was in an excellent location with Shrewsbury nearby and many places of interest to visit.
The building itself was bright and clean with the decor and furnishings being of a very high standard. Every item of kitchenware that we required for a self catering holiday was provided.
The pool and Spa area were delightful and maintained to a very high standard, also.
The owners ensured we had all the information that we needed to enjoy our stay to the full. I enjoyed the home made cake and appreciated the milk, tea and coffee provided.