Leighton is a small, pretty village in Shropshire, surrounded by lovely countryside. With a lovely country setting, this village is ideal for rural retreat breaks and cottage holidays in the country.
What Leighton offers for Self-Catering Breaks
A warm welcome waits at the village pub and St. Mary’s Church has interesting features within. Leighton is situated on the River Severn and is close to the Severn Valley Railway, where steam train enthusiasts can travel on the railway and participate in special events. Outdoor activities to enjoy along the river include fishing, kayaking, canoeing or simply observing the wildlife.
The nearby market town of Much Wenlock makes for a great day out when on a self-catering break in Leighton. This lovely town is fascinating to explore with its traditional shops, quaint streets and artefacts from medieval times. It is also known as the birthplace of the modern Olympic Games movement and the town’s museum displays exhibits and lots of interesting information on the association with the Olympics plus the town’s general history and local geology. Much Wenlock welcomes visitors who want to follow the guided town trail and learn more from its buildings.
However you opt to spend your time on a cottage break in Leighton, whether taking it easy at your home from home or out and about discovering some of the top sights in Shropshire, we’re confident that you will have a great time.
Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Leighton, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Shropshire.