Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in Much Wenlock, Shropshire, England

Choose Much Wenlock for your cottage holiday for its historical charm and its excellent location by the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), just 5 miles from the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge.


Information on Cottage Holidays in Much Wenlock

With its charming historical cottages and black and white coloured buildings (some of which date back to medieval times), shops, cafes and country inns, quintessentially English Much Wenlock offers plenty of Shropshire charm along with ample facilities.  Situated close to the town centre are the ruins of Wenlock Priory.  These magnificent atmospheric ruins are well worth a visit.
 

Best Things to See and Do on a Cottage Holiday in Much Wenlock

  • Much Wenlock is a great place to just while away the time, soak up the history and enjoy a bit of shopping or eating out. For more time in town, why not visit the beautiful nearby historical town of Shrewsbury just half an hour’s drive away?
     
  • For wonderful walks, horse riding and cycling, head to the Shropshire Hills AONB which are nearby.  Closer to town there are fantastic walks around Wenlock Edge, as well as superb views.
     
  • There are numerous fascinating historical houses to visit not too far from Much Wenlock including Shipton Hall, the National Trust’s Dudmaston Hall, Benthall Hall and Attingham Park.
     
  • Not to be missed, and only around 5 miles away is the world renowned Ironbridge, learn about the industrial revolution and be fascinated and inspired at the Ironbridge Gorge Museums.
     
  • Those who love a steam train ride will want to head to the Severn Valley Railway where you can enjoy a 70 minute journey through stunning Shropshire countryside.  This railway runs from Kidderminster up to Bridgnorth.


Whether you want to rent a self-catering townhouse, a cottage in the Shropshire hills or a wooden holiday lodge, we hope you find your dream holiday cottage in or close to Much Wenlock on Country Cottages Online.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Much Wenlock, Shropshire, England:

Oakpond Cottages, Briarhill Farm, Whitchurch, Shropshire, England

3 bedroom Farmstay, West Midlands.

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
4 star

Choose from two lovely farm cottages at Oakpond Cottages (where there is an indoor hot tub which can be hired) at one of these this award winning traditional country cottages located amongst farmlands on a working farm in Shropshire.

Special features: free internet access, indoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £340
Next availability:
from 29 January to 03 April 20 from 24 April to 08 May 20


Special Offer: from 31 January to 14 February 20

The Manor House, Ludlow, Shropshire, England

6 bedroom Large Country House, Heart of England.

sleeps 6 - 13 guests
6 - 13
6 bedrooms
6
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed

Spacious high quality 6 bedroom holiday house near Ludlow with games room with pool table and air hockey plus grass tennis court, private 6-hole golf course, children's play area with swings, slide, a trampoline, rope swing and zip wire, tree house, Wendy House and extensive gardens.

Special features: free internet access, tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £1520


Late availability: from 28 January to 02 March 20

Lower Lodge near Shrewsbury, Alberbury, Shropshire, England

4 bedroom Holiday Bungalow, Heart of England.

sleeps 4 - 8 guests
4 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed
5 star

Fantastic 4 bedroom holiday house with spacious accommodation for up to 8 and excellent facilities for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday with friends or family, relax in the outdoor hot tub, sit back and sip a cocktail in the beautiful garden or enjoy a game of pool or table tennis in the games room at this impressive Alberbury cottage close to Offa's Dyke and Shrewsbury.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £629
Next availability:
from 14 February to 15 February 20 from 22 February to 28 February 20

The Mill Farm Cottage near Shrewsbury, Alberbury, Shropshire, England

6 bedroom Farm Cottage, Heart of England.

sleeps 4 - 12 guests
4 - 12
6 bedrooms
6
7 bathrooms
7
no dogs allowed
5 star

Large holiday barn with 6 bedrooms and spacious airy rooms, ideal for groups of up to 12 looking to holiday altogether close to Shrewsbury, with a tranquil rural location on an arable farm and a private hot tub, this farm holiday house could be perfect for a relaxing holiday in Shropshire with friends or family.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £941
Next availability:
from 29 January to 31 January 20 from 03 February to 07 February 20

Milking Parlour Country Retreat, Shropshire Hills, Westhope, Shropshire, England

5 bedroom Brick-Built Barn Conversion, Heart of England.

sleeps 5 - 11 guests
5 - 11
5 bedrooms
5
5 bathrooms
5
dog-friendly cottage
5 star

Welcoming and charming large holiday house located on a working farm near to Church Stretton, with exposed wooden beams and quality accommodation throughout plus a hot tub outside, this is a great place to relax and de-stress with up to 11 friends or family, shared facilities on site include a gym and games room with table tennis and board games.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £739
Next availability:
from 29 January to 31 January 20 from 03 February to 07 February 20

We have no cottages within Much Wenlock itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Much Wenlock. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in England