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Lion Hotel, Shrewsbury

Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY11UY, UK
Lion Hotel, Shrewsbury Lion Hotel, Shrewsbury 01743 353107 Wyle Cop Shrewsbury
73 out of 100% 8 votes
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  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Lift
  • Golf in Local Area

The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury combines stunning 16th Century architecture with every classical comfort. 

Rooms & Facilities
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  • Free Wifi
  • Private Car Park
  • Lift
  • Golf in Local Area

Number of Bedrooms: 59

Parking Spaces: 0

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 2pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Lion Hotel in Shrewsbury is located the in the very heart of this beautiful historic town in Shropshire. Famous for its warm and friendly hospitality and traditional character, this 3-star hotel in Shropshire is perfectly situated to enable guests to enjoy all that this unique area has to offer.

Each of the Lions Hotel's 59 ensuite bedrooms which include standard doubles, twins and singles as well as suites, has its unique character and includes all the comfort and facilities you would expect.

The Hayward Restaurant is open for lunch and dinner and offers a quintessentially British menu with a few subtle twists, using fresh local ingredients. The Oak Bar offers a more informal dining option and is open all day for teas and coffees, homemade cakes, healthy light bites, delicious lunches and exceptional value dining. 

The Lion Hotel in Shrewsbury offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.



tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Iron/Board
tick Toiletries
tick Hairdryer
tick Telephone
tick Cots Supplied
tick Wifi
tick Dry Cleaning and Laundry

The incredible architecture of this 16th-century coaching inn has been sympathetically maintained to create a uniquely traditional atmosphere, while each of the bedrooms has its unique character which includes all the facilities and traditional luxuries you would expect.

The bedrooms at the Lion Hotel offer unique furnishings with renovated decor and original features. Private bathrooms are included in each room, along with a TV and tea/coffee facilities.

Guests have a choice of 59 rooms that all have their unique character from the Elizabethan period with modern in-room amenities.

Bar & Restaurant

The Hayward Restaurant offers both a Full English Breakfast and Continental Breakfast, which is served daily in Hayward Restaurant. Dining in Haywards à la carte restaurant gives you a real taste of Shropshire…

Open for lunch and dinner The Hayward offers a quintessentially British menu with a few subtle twists. Working in harmony with the seasons and a wealth of local suppliers, the restaurant brings an enhanced level of dining experience to the heart of Shropshire.

The Room Service menu is available in your room where you can order from the Breakfast and Oak Bar Menu.

Opening Hours
Monday-Friday 7.00 am-9.30 am
Saturday 8.00 am -10.00 am
Sunday 8.00 am -10.30 am
Sample Breakfast Menu

Friday & Saturday 12 pm to 2 pm

Monday to Saturday 6.30 pm to 9.30 pm
Sample Hayward Menu

The Oak Bar offers a more informal dining option and is open all day for teas and coffees, homemade cakes, healthy light bites, delicious lunches and exceptional value evening dining.

Sample Oak Bar & Afternoon Tea Menu

Location & Directions

Directions to Lion Hotel in Shrewsbury

Find Us By Road
If you are approaching Shrewsbury from the South or East, you will pass the town's famous abbey and cross the English Bridge before coming to Wyle Cop - the hotel is at the top of the hill.

If coming from the North or West, you can follow the signs for the town centre - the one-way system will guide you to Wyle Cop, with the hotel opposite the T-junction.

For parking, the hotel has secure, on-site parking available (charges apply) with spaces available on a first come first serve basis. St Julian Friars also provides excellent parking facilities for busy days.

Find Us By Rail
If arriving by rail, the station is a short fifteen-minute walk from the hotel. Follow Castle Street up and round to the left onto St Mary's Street, then down to Wyle Cop. One hour's travel by Rail to and from Birmingham City Centre.

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

Dinner Inclusive
Guests staying on a rate/offer inclusive of Dinner will receive an allowance of £28.70 per person per night towards food from the A La Carte Menu (Unless otherwise stated). Please note that on a Sunday the main restaurant is closed therefore dinner is served in the Bar/Lounge.

Car Parking
An on-site car park is available at a charge of £5.00 per vehicle, per stay only.

Please note some of the rooms have further stairs after the lift, if guests prefer to be on the main corridor and near the lift please mention this in the Special Request Section when booking.

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Cycling
tick Climbing

The many historic streets and shops of central Shrewsbury can be reached within 5 minutes on foot from the Lion Hotel.

Pride Hill and Darwin shopping centres are both less than 10 minute's walk away, and Shrewsbury Rail Station is a 15-minute walk from The Lion.

Nearby Locations

The Hive - HMM Arts Ltd 5 minutes walk
Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery 6 minutes walk
Miruji Health Spa 7 minutes walk
Blind Tiger (NightLife) 9 minute's walk
Pride Hill and Darwin Shopping Centres 8-10 minute walk
Sabrina Boat Trips 15 minutes walk or 3 minutes drive away
Theatre Severn 15 minutes walk or 6 minute's drive away
Attingham Park 12 minute drive away
The Quarry Park 15 minutes walk or 5 minute's drive away
Royal Airforce Museum Cosford is 33 minutes drive away
Battle of Shrewsbury 13 minutes drive away
Wroxeter Roman City 12 minute drive away
Hawks one Historic Park and Follies are 27 minutes drive away
Ironbridge Gorge Museums 25 minutes drive away

For more information on things to see in and do in the area, check out our Destination Guide.

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