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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a one night stay in the Rowton Suite for my 81 year old parents to celebrate their Diamond Wedding Anniversary on 16th December 2016. They were made to feel really special by the caring, friendly staff who treated them to an exceptionally high level of service from the moment of their arrival until they left. Nothing was too...

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear NSF-LB We are honoured to have been the chosen venue for your 81 year old parents Diamond Wedding Anniversary - what a privilege, and congratulations to them both! To read that they enjoyed the surroundings and fabulous meal, along with the warmth of service and professionalism delivered by the team was music to my ears. We very much look...

Dinas Powys, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is focused on providing cooperate accommodation and facilities, that is, conferences, weddings etc. In this respect they provide an outstanding service in a truly amazing location on the border of Shropshire/Montgomeryshire. The overall ambience of the hotel inside and outside is superb. The food for the wedding breakfast was lovely with the evening party equally excellent. Bedrooms are...

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear Arwel W Thank you for your comprehensive review, kind words and recommendation regarding Rowton Castle following your recent visit. I am delighted you enjoyed the ambience of the castle, providing a memorable experience, and to read that it is one of the best functions you have ever been to is high praise indeed. We very much hope to have...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here back in 2013 following our wedding, decided to surprise the wife with a night in the Rowton Suite again just before Christmas. My wife has a strictly controlled diet and there's a lot she's not able to eat which often causes issues when we eat out, severely limiting her choices. We had 3 courses for dinner at Rowton...

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Dear Paul & Emma Thank you for your kind words regarding your return visit to Rowton Castle some three years after your wedding with us. May I say it was a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay so much, and that your individual requirements were fully catered for so well. The whole team were delighted to welcome you...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On behalf of my husband , myself and some 120 guests I would like to commend Rowton Castle as the most amazing venue to celebrate the most important day of your lives. As the bride I can honestly say I had a perfect day because every little detail was perfect and that is down to the excellence and professionalism shown...

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear Mr & Mrs Hawkins Thank you so very much for your fabulous review and glowing recommendation of Rowton Castle. It was an absolute pleasure to read how delighted you both were with all elements of your wedding, from the initial visit, right through to the morning of departure. I think you managed to give a flavour what people can...

Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We were married here on 24-11-16 but our story begins much earlier. Our first visut to Rowton Castle was in August 2015 when we were welcomed by Jack, we were merely passing by and by chance were encouraged to take a look around, we were offered Peroni, Prosecco and sandwiches and felt really relaxed. When we left, we had barely...

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Dear RonaldR397 Thank you for taking the time to write such a comprehensive review of your recent wedding with us here at Rowton Castle. I was delighted to read that all aspects of your day met or exceeded your expectations, from you initial visit with Jack, through to your departure approximately 16 months later! It was lovely that you enjoyed...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. Not only the building and the interior design, but the people who work here are polite and very professional. We attended a family wedding and could not have chosen a better place. I can't say enough about the staff here, from the bar staff, receptionists to the Master of Ceremonies. A truly special experience.

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Dear Steve B Thank you for your beautiful, concise review regarding the wedding you recent attended here at Rowton Castle. The team will be delighted that all elements of the day met and exceeded your expectations, and we very much hope to welcome you back in the future. With very best wishes Bryan

westmids
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We had the pleasure of being invited to a family members wedding here during November. The grounds and setting are breath taking, it was certainly the most beautifulest place we have been to a wedding to in the U.K. The wedding itself was amazing and ran very smoothly. The wedding breakfast was plentiful and tasty (which isn't always the case...

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Dear Man1cmom Thank you for your kind words and constructive review regarding the recent wedding you attended here at Rowton Castle. I was delighted to read that on the whole you found the venue superb, the food plentiful and tasty, and the setting and grounds breathtaking; "the most beautiful place you have attended a wedding in the UK!" I would...

midlands
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We recently got married here on 30th November for a winter themed Christmas wedding and what a absolute dream it was... The best day of our lives. All credit needs to go to the hard working & friendly staff who make this amazing place run the way it does. We booked Up 12 months in advance and all communication between...

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear Mr & Mrs Simmons Thank you for your comprehensive review and kind words regarding your recent wedding with us here at Rowton Castle. May I take this opportunity to say it was a privilege to host your special day, and we are delighted that "your dreams came true". Credit does indeed go to the hard working and friendly team...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We started our visit on Thursday for a night stay prior to the wedding in the Tower House. It was had every thing a bride to be could want, it slept 6, so bridesmaids could stay too. The facilities were first class, with a big mirror and plenty of plug sockets for hair driers etc. a continental breakfast was included...

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bcherrington, Owner at Rowton Castle, responded to this review

Dear Charmac413 Thank you for your kind words regarding your daughters recent wedding with us here at Rowton Castle. It was lovely to read that you had a memorable day for all the right reasons, finding the venue stunning, and the staff very helpful, with nothing being too much trouble. It appears that the Orchard Suite and Tower House facilitated...

HANFORD
Reviewed 18 November 2016

My daughter married here and everything was perfectly orchestrated from the tower rooms the night before for the bride and bridesmaids, a sumptuous breakfast delivered the following morning to the wedding itself and a fabulous dinner followed by dancing and a late night whole roasted pig for the guests to enjoy. The staff couldn't have been nicer nor more accommodating....

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Dear Andrew A Thank you for your kind words regarding your daughters wedding with us here at Rowton Castle, and thank you for entrusting us with the big day. It was a pleasure to read that everything was perfect, with a sumptuous breakfast and fabulous dinner. I was particularly delighted to see that you enjoyed our latest addition, Tower House...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rowton Castle is a beautiful 17th century, grade 2 listed building, set in 17 acres of tranquil grounds, six miles west from the historic town of Shrewsbury. We are the perfect venue for a prestigious function, or a few days away from it all. We are the fairytale venue for a Wedding. A perfect setting, coupled with excellent food and service, guarantee you and your guests a most memorable occasion. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rowton Castle

Address: Halfway House, Shrewsbury SY5 9EP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Shrewsbury > Halfway House
Price Range: €102 - €104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“Rear of the hotel, first floor”
 of 5 bubbles 418arwelw, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 1 - the Rowton Suite is the best room, however, many of the other rooms are just as nicely finished”
 of 5 bubbles Pablojuan, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“luxury at mid range prices absolutely perfect”
  • reception area
  • Tower House night before breakfast included very luxurious
  • The gorgeous Tower house night before wedding
 of 5 bubbles MrsP-Hawkins, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are reserved for wedding guests or special event guests.”
 of 5 bubbles ANDREWA74, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 4, a suite that had great views for three tall windows”
 of 5 bubbles vickip151, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
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