We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Heart of the Shires Shopping Village

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
Save
Share
Review Highlights
A pleasing break from the canal trip

While on a canalboat holiday we chose to stop for a short break. We had a short walk up from the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
davebass77
,
Chatham, United Kingdom
Quaint shopping village

The Heart of the Shires is a lovely place to visit on a nice day. It’s like a treasure trove of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GrahamUK33
,
Hinckley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 177 reviews
62
All photos (62)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
17°
Sep
12°
Oct
Nov
Contact
Heart of the Shires Shopping Village Watling Street, Weedon NN7 4LB, England
Website
+44 1327 349508
Call
Reviews (177)
Filter reviews
177 results
Traveller rating
84
62
21
5
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
84
62
21
5
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsindependent shopsunusual giftsantique shoptea roomsweet shopchristmas shoppingvisiting relativesworth a visitcakerun of the milllovely lunchquality itemsbaguettelunch menulight lunchnice countrysidescones
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 177 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It really is a go to place to find any gift or special present and has the most amazing array of secret shops tucked away. You will need to pre book your table reservation at the main restaurant -we tend to do this on arrival...it’s...More

Thank hark_herald
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While on a canalboat holiday we chose to stop for a short break. We had a short walk up from the canal. The village is delightfully quaint with a mix of shops ranging from a bridal shop, kitchenware and sweet shop to name but a...More

Thank davebass77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Heart of the Shires is a lovely place to visit on a nice day. It’s like a treasure trove of things to buy, there is a restaurant to have just a coffee or ice cream, or you can have a meal. There is plenty...More

Thank GrahamUK33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say its a beautic shopping centre with a varied selection of small shops and a large cook shop. Overall it was very pleasant with a small children's play area a selection of interesting reclamation shops and all very reasonable. UNTIL my partner...More

Thank sj095a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in to have a quick look round late Sunday afternoon. The complex is well laid out with shops surrounding a central square. The shops were typical designer style shops and gift shops. There was a nice sweet shop. Prices seemed a bit expensive...More

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

A good place to explore when it’s raining, which it was. The complex, which I guess was some repurposed farm buildings, would cater to most tastes. On the upper floor, there was a vast cooking equipment shop. On the main floor, an animal grooming establishment,...More

1  Thank DavidLloyd1961
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Last week we stopped twice at the bijou Heart of the Shires Shopping Village, (don’t you just love that title? It’s so dramatic!). The HSS village sits by the side of the M1, Junctions 16 and 18, and close to the scenic A5 route (...More

Thank GeorginaS152
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch. It was very busy in the cafe but the waitresses were pleased to help. The shops are interesting to browse.

Thank Angela E
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Moored at Bridge 18 for lunch here and its an absolute gem. Individual shops, lovely setting with plenty of seating. Darlingtons was excellent for lunch.

Thank Linda-UK1
Nick P, Public Relations Manager at Heart of the Shires Shopping Village, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Hi Linda - thank you for that review, it’s very much appreciated. Do you have a photo of your boat? If so, we'd love to add it to our website with this review. Please email any suitable photos to marketing@heartoftheshires.co.uk - Thank you.

Reviewed 18 June 2018

Peaceful countryside location with plenty of parking which is well kept and marked out. Lovely to see old farm buildings restored and put to good use housing a variety of independent shops selling a variety of high quality goods that are far removed from the...More

Thank earthtravelller
Nick P, Public Relations Manager at Heart of the Shires Shopping Village, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Thank you for the lovely review, hope to see you again soon.

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Heart of England Hotel Weedon by Marston's Inns
228 reviews
3.04 km away
Cross Roads Hotel Northampton
364 reviews
3.22 km away
Holiday Inn Northampton West M1, Jct 16
78 reviews
4.23 km away
Mercure Daventry Court Hotel
292 reviews
5.21 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4 restaurants in Weedon
Darlingtons Tea Rooms
181 reviews
.02 km away
White Hart Pub with Kitchen
234 reviews
3.56 km away
Granny's Cafe
64 reviews
3.64 km away
Mosaic Grill
172 reviews
4.60 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 5 attractions in Weedon
The Booksmith
15 reviews
3.31 km away
Bliss Lane Nursery Farm Shop
17 reviews
3.86 km away
Long Buckby Library
8 reviews
4.84 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Gordon S
10 February 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Helly J | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they are anymore. Try asking the chap in the antiques there.
0
Votes