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In the Hills

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7 Nights See prices

  • £500  to  £700

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  • £100 p/night
    3 night min. (off peak only)

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    2+2

  • Bedrooms

    1 Room

  • Min Nights

    7 (peak)
    3 (off peak)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Sorry
    No Dogs

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Access

    Stairs

  • Log Burner

About In the Hills

In the Hills is a perfect name for this rural self-catering cottage which is ideal for couples but has a double sofa bed in the living room to accommodate one or two more people. It is sheltered by Cordon Hill with views stretching over the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and across the border into Wales. Picture yourself walking or cycling through the scenic countryside around the hamlet of Priest Weston, strolling to the welcoming family-run Miner's Arms pub for a pint and a homemade pizza. Shropshire is a stunning location in all seasons. The cottage is available for holiday bookings all year round, so you always have the opportunity for a relaxing self-catering escape.

No one would blame you for settling back to gaze at the ever-changing views of field and hills, lighting the log burner if it's chilly or sitting on the deck in the sunshine. However, it would be a crying shame to miss some of the attractions that make the Shropshire Hills a popular destination for a walking or cycling holiday. Leave the car and head for the Mitchells Fold Stone Circle, continuing to Llan Fawr, Cordon Hill and the Bronze Age burial cairns. Roundton Hill Nature Reserve is also within walking distance. Add Stiperstones, Long Mynd, and Offa's Dyke to your itinerary if you're happy to travel a little further.

Spend a day exploring Shrewsbury, just half an hour's drive from the cottage with a wide array of places to eat, drink, and shop. Visit the castle and abbey, the unusual circular church of St Chad, and wander beside the River Severn. Ironbridge Gorge is another top choice for a day out, with multiple museums, beautiful riverside walks, a quirky independent bookshop, and lovely places to eat. Take the short detour to Buildwas Abbey on your way, adding Wenlock Priory to your itinerary if you have time. Montgomery, Bishops Castle, Ludlow and Welshpool are other places to see, each with a unique charm and character. You can take a ride on the Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway, admire Powys Castle, and shop at the Kerry Vale Vineyard cellar door. You don't have to be a lover of the great outdoors to enjoy a fantastic time during your stay at In the Hills.

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Owner details:

Martin and Kate joined Independent Cottages in January 2022


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Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Kingsize +
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Smart TV
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi
  • Electric Vehicle Charging
    EV

Location (Shropshire)

Accommodation Comprises:

In the Hills is a semi-detached period cottage next to the owner's home. It has an upside-down layout to allow guests to fully benefit from the spectacular views.

Downstairs:

  • Charming entrance hall with timber floors, a handcrafted wooden bench, and space to store coats and shoes.
  • Master bedroom with a kingsized bed and doors opening onto a private balcony. Natural timber floors and soft green walls complement the leafy surroundings.
  • Monochrome bathroom with a bath, walk-in shower, WC and a handbasin.

Upstairs:

  • There are gorgeous views from every angle due to the large windows and skylights. The living area has comfortable seating, including a sofa that opens into a comfortable double bed, and a log burner. There is a Smart TV and a selection of books.
  • Fully-equipped kitchen with fitted cupboards stocked with crockery, glasses, pots, pans, and all the other bits you'll need for easy self-catering. Appliances include a tall fridge-freezer and a dishwasher.

Outside: The cottage has a deck and a patio with a barbecue and garden furniture. There is also a private garden with herbs for guests to use, off-street parking for three cars, and an outside socket suitable for EV charging.

Additional Information: All utilities, WiFi, bed linen and bath towels are included. Pets and smoking are not permitted. The prices quoted are for up to four people - please let the owner know when booking if you will need bedding for the sofa bed.

In the Hills Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Fri, 22nd Apr 2022 - Thu, 26th May 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £360 | 4 nights: £480

7 Nights
£600

3 Nights
£360


Fri, 27th May 2022 - Thu, 2nd Jun 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£700

Short breaks
not available


Fri, 3rd Jun 2022 - Thu, 30th Jun 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £420 | 4 nights: £560

7 Nights
£700

3 Nights
£420


Fri, 1st Jul 2022 - Thu, 1st Sep 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£700

Short breaks
not available


Fri, 2nd Sep 2022 - Thu, 27th Oct 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £360 | 4 nights: £420

7 Nights
£600

3 Nights
£360


Fri, 28th Oct 2022 - Thu, 3rd Nov 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£650

Short breaks
not available


Fri, 4th Nov 2022 - Thu, 22nd Dec 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £300 | 4 nights: £400

7 Nights
£500

3 Nights
£300

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 2+2 in 1 bedroom (1 King & 1 Sofabed)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
Sorry, the owner does not accept pets
Accessibility:
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
Smoking:
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Friday
Payment Options:
Credit / Debit Card
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

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Martin and Kate
Member Since January 2022

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In the Hills 18 Month Availability Calendar

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* Calendar last updated: 15th May 2022

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