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Prince Rupert Hotel

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Overview
Butcher Row, Shrewsbury SY1 1UQ England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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4 Star accommodation
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Description
The historic grade II listed Prince Rupert Hotel is situated in the very heart of medieval Shrewsbury and just a short stroll from the individual shops and many tourist attractions. Surrounded by narrow cobblestone More streets and black and white timbered buildings it provides the perfect base to explore beautiful Shrewsbury. A warm and friendly welcome is always provided to all guests with a glass of sherry on arrival. With the heritage of the hotel dating back to the 12th and 15th century, character and charm abound with sloping floors, exposed Tudor beams and a restored Jacobean staircase. Privately owned for many years by Michael & Diane Matthews, the hotel offers a great choice of dining all with a focus on fresh local produce. The Royalist is ideal for a special occasion with an a la carte menu together with a superb wine list. Chambers brasserie is renowned for its traditional British menu at sensible prices and located at the front of the hotel overlooking the gardens of St. Alkmunds square, Camellias Tea Rooms offers an extensive menu selection including traditional afternoon tea served on a three tier cake stand. A charming place to relax to the sound of a grand piano. Valet parking is provided to the hotel's private car park at a cost of £5 per night. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$116 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Prince Rupert Shrewsbury
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Shrewsbury Hotel Prince Rupert
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Hotel Prince Rupert Shrewsbury
Location
United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Shrewsbury
Location
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98Great for walkers
Grade: 98 out of 100
241Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
83Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Dining (52)
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Reviews (1,344)
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All reviews valet parking chambers restaurant royalist restaurant on arrival suits of armour complimentary glass of sherry valet service upgraded to a suite fish street cobbled street modern bathroom sat nav car park four poster bed central location lovely hotel old building
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was grubby,small and noisy. It was in need of a good clean and paint job. We were kept awake by the noise coming from the pub next door and with no extra glazing on the window it felt like we were Right next...More

2  Thank pughg2018
Response from Mike_Matthews, Owner at Prince Rupert HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr. & Mrs. Pugh, I was genuinely so sorry to read your review and please accept my sincere apologies for your expectations not being fully met during your recent stay with us. In accordance with your reservation details you were allocated a double bedroom...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to the Prince Rupert hotel on Saturday night and stayed over night for my wife’s 50th birthday amazing again they really looked after us bottle of presecco in the room and chocolates brill weekendMore

1  Thank ianarrowsmith
Response from Mike_Matthews, Owner at Prince Rupert HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr. Arrowsmith, I was delighted to read your fantastic five star review and on behalf of all the staff at the Prince Rupert I would like to convey my sincere appreciation for your kind and generous words. It was a pleasure to have accommodated...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my wife came here for our anniversary it’s a lovely hotel with a great atmosphere, perfect location for shopping and restaurants, on arrival to our room we were welcomed with a box of chocolates and a bottle of prosseco which was a nice...More

1  Thank GarethR218
Response from Mike_Matthews, Owner at Prince Rupert HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gareth, Thank you for taking the time to post a review and I am delighted that you and your wife enjoyed your recent anniversary stay at the Prince Rupert. As you quite rightly state, the hotel is very historic dating back to the 12th...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A great central hotel.full of old charm with modern facilities.a warm welcome from the staff in reception along with a nice touch of a welcome glass of sherry😀rooms comfortable and well equipped.plenty of choice for your breakfast.all staff were friendly and nothing too much for...More

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was booked for my husband and I for a treat for his 70 birthday and we were really pleased with it. It was right in the centre of Shrewsbury so we could walk everywhere. There was no parking as such at the hotel...More

1  Thank Christine H
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Mandist
27 July 2018|
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Response from surfyboy1973 | Reviewed this property |
Hi No air con in the room i was in im afraid.
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Zujeily D
15 November 2017|
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Response from Ian P | Reviewed this property |
As far as I am aware they didn't take anything off my card as described in the previous answer.
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Zujeily D
15 November 2017|
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Response from actongladd | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware of, as with any hotel swipe of you credit card allows you to have drinks etc placed on your room tab but all is settled when you check out.
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Room Tips
"Service rooms and location 5star.rooms away from the front of hotel are quieter"
Y4617VLbarbarap
1 week ago
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"Phone first to discuss your requirements. Our room dark and small. Ask for room overlooking street as..."
456gwynnethf
2 weeks ago
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"They are all good but the front rooms can be noisy on a weekend"
632robertb
27 Aug 2018
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"Excellent location in the heart of Shresbury."
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19 Aug 2018
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