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:

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


Special Offer: from 05 December to 20 December 19
Late availability: from 31 December to 02 March 20

Callow Timber Lodge 2, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England

2 bedroom Wooden Holiday Chalet, Heart of England.

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

This superb high quality adults-only lodge with its very comfortable luxurious interior and private hot tub is a great place to relax and enjoy a break in Shropshire, situated on a holiday park close to Shrewsbury the excellent shared facilities on site include an indoor swimming pool and steam room.

Special features: free internet access, pool (), outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £480
Next availability:
from 06 December to 23 December 19 from 02 January to 03 January 20

The Shooting Folly Romantic Retreat, Cheswardine, Shropshire, England

1 bedroom Unique Self-Catering, Heart of England.

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

Unique sleeps 2 romantic retreat set in the Shropshire countryside complete with a warm bubbly outdoor cedar hot tub.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £424
Next availability:
from 09 December to 13 December 19 from 27 December to 28 December 19

Maltster's Holiday House near the Shropshire Hills, Ludlow, Shropshire, England

4 bedroom Character Holiday Home, Heart of England.

sleeps 5 - 10 guests
5 - 10
4 bedrooms
4
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
5 star

Characterful high quality 4 bedroom holiday cottage sleeping up to 10 friends or family close to the heart of Ludlow, with a romantic four poster bedroom and a Grade II listing, this property offers warmth, charm and character.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £795
Next availability:
from 10 December to 13 December 19 from 16 December to 21 December 19

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 09 December to 13 December 19 from 15 December to 21 December 19

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