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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Just an over night stay but it was very nice. Bathroom could've done with a bit of a refurb as floor wasn't great. DVD stuck in the TV's DVD player but apart from these couple of things it was very good. I didn't have breakfast as was leaving early but for £45 I thought it was good value and with... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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112 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stayed at Abbey Court Guest House,(directly opposite) and had evening meal. The meals well cooked and substantial, "has blackboard specials" and menu available. Deserts also. Staff very obliging, however hotel gets busy some nights. Very little delay in serving meals. Inexpensive place to eat and enjoy a quiet beer and wine.

Thank Harro4
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

What a delightful place , a very warm from David the barman , what a pleasure to be serve by someone who is happy and cheerful in is work , will definitely be returning to this place , nothing was too much trouble

Thank Marian D
Shropshire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

Went to The Old Bell pub in Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury on Wednesday evening , had a really tasty meal. Best mid-priced meal out in months. The bar staff were friendly and efficient, very clean and altogether a nice atmosphere. Pub was almost full which was a good sign for mid week. Look forward to going again soon. I expect B&B... More 

Thank PollyOliver
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Best turnaround pub in the national marston competition and highly commended in Shrewsbury. In bloom Well deserved simon dave and the. Team Good food friendly staff Very clean and Well equipped bedrooms

Thank Jennifer S
Heswall, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

As I had travelled back from Cambodia my husband treated me to this lovely pub. Bed and breakfast which was ideal for us to venture out around Shrewsbury visiting the local sites. The food was fabulous and offered food for myself who is wheat, gluten and dairy free Would definitely visit again

Thank Johanne H
Devon, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Lovely little pub and B&B, staff friendly and polite. Our room was comfortable with en suite shower room and tea making facilities. The pub is situated on the corner of a busy main road but didn't disturb us at all. The breakfast was served quickly and was very tasty, my only comment is that maybe it could be served a... More 

Thank Ang4862
1 review
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Had a great time, my room was excellent, friendly bar staff, had a rump steak and it was beautiful, had minor problems but you can't doubt this place, everyone has faults but they were solved immediately. Everyone should try this place, it's worth going

Thank James O
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Been many times and you're always made to feel welcome. Parking a bit tricky but small prive to pay. Great food and drink but the super friendly staff make the Old Bell well worth a visit or two....or three.

Thank Andrew C
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I really enjoyed my stay there, nicely decorated, very clean, room was bit small but for a single person it was fantastic along with en-suite bathroom, TV and refreshments, I like the water in the bottle :). I stayed on a Tuesday and it was very busy in the evening, Not very noisy in the room even though the pub... More 

Thank AsimZia

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Old Bell Pub is situated in the Medieval town of Shrewsbury, Shropshire. We are bringing the old style pub into the 21st century. With a stylish bar/restaurant and tastefully decorated rooms all ensuite, you won't want to leave whether you're here to stay, or just for a drink. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Bell Pub

Address: 115 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6BA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Shrewsbury
Price Range: $89 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Bell Pub 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Excellent, reasonable place to stay with a good pub-food menu 4****”
 of 5 bubbles thewelder123, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“family room sleeps 4 comfortably”
 of 5 bubbles 396claref, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 (ground floor) was quite small but clean and contained all the essentials.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveFWaltononThames, 1 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Very quiet with good accessibility.”
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“Floors creaky due to age of property.”
 of 5 bubbles Binney21, 20 Aug 2015 | Read review
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