Cottage rentals in Oswestry, Shropshire, England
Find a holiday cottage to stay in for a few days break in Oswestry, Shropshire. Close to the Welsh border, Oswestry offers a dual country experience. There are some very good holiday cottages and apartments to rent in Oswestry and also some excellent self-catering accommodation just outside the town in tranquil farmland. Just book a cottage and arrive to the equivalent of hotel bedrooms with living and kitchen accommodation attached. Many of the holiday homes have their own private garden where you may sit, relax and have a barbecue. Log cabins tend to also a hot tub. Oswestry can be a really good place to stay, especially if you hope to visit north Wales and Snowdonia as well as places of interest in the north west Miflands.
Facts about what Oswestry offers for Self-Catering Holidays
“Wow, what a friendly place” Yep, this is what you will say when you leave one of the stores in Oswestry. The Staff are so friendly and accommodating, you almost feel like royalty. You may need to go out and about to stock up with good food and drink for your holiday home but temptations lie in store. Take a browse around the specialist stores and you will see everything, from vinyl records to antiques. For budding chef’s. the kitchen shop will happily sign you up on the next available cookery course so watch out Delia Smith and Gordon Ramsay! This is a traditional town with tradition values. Wander in and out of award-winning markets and pick up fruit and vegetables to cook back in your holiday cottage, which taste as good as they look.
No holiday in Oswestry would be complete without a day at The British Ironwork Centre where creativity brings dreams to life. All the items are hand-made, each one so enchanting and inspiring…you can even watch them being carved from the metal. Feel your appreciation grow as you pass amongst huge iron animals, dainty little carved flowers and water features. This is artistry at its most- finest, so captivating it makes you realise that as human beings we are not so different, we all view beauty through the same lens.
Oswestry is a good place for a self-catering break with children
For hands on activities that children will love, The Park Hall Countryside Experience will keep young minds amused for hours. Children can feed the animals, drive cars courtesy of the 4 x 4 Land Rovers, go aboard the barrel train or try out the go-karts, don’t worry mum’s and dad’s you can use the go-karts too! And the fun doesn’t stop there, take a stroll through some beautiful countryside, hop on a tractor and tootle around the woods or watch the kids burn off some energy in one of the two play barns.
If all that walking, talking and browsing has worked up a thirst, why not head into Cae Glas Park? It is just a stone’s throw from the town centre. On a sunny day you can nestle down between the flowers and soak up the sun. Pack a picnic and you may be treated to a spot of music courtesy of the many free concerts which are held there. Then it’s back to the serious business of fun, fun fun. Why not challenge the kids to a game of crazy golf or for something a little more regal darling…how about a game of Crown Green Bowls… the perfect Sunday afternoon leisurely treat.
And that welcoming holiday cottage or lodge that you rented is ready and waiting when you return after a day out. Sink into your sofa with a cup of tea and relax.
Featured Holiday cottages near Oswestry:
6 bedroom Large Country House, Heart of England.
6 - 13
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.
Late availability: from 21 January to 02 March 20
2 bedroom Converted Barn, Heart of England.
2 - 4
Smart 2 bedroom Shropshire country cottage offering good quality accommodation for up to 4 plus one dog on a working farm close to Shrewsbury and Much Wenlock.
Special features: free internet access.
|from 25 January to 07 February 20 from 10 February to 14 February 20|
3 bedroom Barn Conversion, Heart of England - Shropshire.
2 - 5
One of three barn conversions, this 3 bedroom holiday barn has lots of rural charm and is situated close to the Shropshire Hills and Offa’s Dyke path and is a great place for families with a shared children’s play area on site with swings and sandpit.
|from 22 January to 31 January 20 from 02 February to 15 February 20|
1 bedroom Unique Self-Catering, Heart of England.
1 - 2
Unique sleeps 2 romantic retreat set in the Shropshire countryside complete with a warm bubbly outdoor cedar hot tub.
Special features: outdoor hot tub.
|from 22 January to 24 January 20 from 03 February to 06 February 20|
1 bedroom Barn Conversion, Heart of England.
1 - 2
Light bright and airy barn conversion situated close to Shrewsbury, with one king-size double bedroom, this is a very comfortable rural retreat for a couple, the en-suite bathroom, warming woodburner and private outdoor hot tub help to make this a great place for a romantic break.
Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.
|from 30 January to 31 January 20 from 03 February to 07 February 20|