Stylishly well-appointed, characterful and intimate; three converted holiday cottages on a friendly, family-run private farming estate in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, just 20-minutes from the beautiful medieval county town of Shrewsbury. The onsite Spa and swimming pool are wonderful for that perfect relaxing break.
From the moment your first welcomed with complimentary home-made cake by Rachel and Gerry, the on-site owners, Burlton Cottages offer idyllic, unspoilt escapism - a perfect rural retreat. Open all year (arrive and leave on dates of your choice), bring the kids (cots, high chair and games available) and bring the dog (enjoy stunning country walks right from your door, with abundant wildlife every step of the way).
We stayed for a week at Burlton with our family and dogs, and having occupied all 3 cottages had the pool and facilities to ourselves. This was absolutely wonderful and it included a new unexpected games room! Said facilities were are of the highest quality…all you could wish for. Our family were over the moon and have been full of praise. Thoughtful touches included a warm water hose available for paw washing, doggie bins outside each cottage and an area dedicated to dog walking. Great care and attention was given to every aspect of our stay. Our hosts were both charming and discreet. We woul...more
Having stayed previously we knew what to expect from our stay at The Courtyard….and it didn’t disappoint!
Rachel was as welcoming as ever, the cottage was thoroughly clean & tidy with lovely quality towels and bed linen and the cake left for our arrival was delicious.
We made great use of the facilities on site including the beautiful (exclusive use) pool and spa as well as the communal bbq area (we actually didn’t venture out at all!).
Our two small dogs enjoyed their time there too as The Courtyard has a lovely enclosed patio area so we could safely have the bifold doors open to make th...more
We had a lovely stay. Really enjoyed being able to use the pool and spa every day. Very warm welcome with a delicious cake on arrival and enjoyed being able to buy fresh eggs from the owners. Lots to do in the area including Hencote winery and restaurant, lots of English Heritage sites and National Trust properties, plus it's not too far from the Welsh border for a day trip to Wales.