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The Golden Cross

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14 Princess Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1LP England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Pool
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I booked a room for the night (29 Sept). On arrival we were greeted by a very cheerful and talkative gent who gave us a map of the town and guided us to our room. We were given the key to room...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place whilst visiting Shrewsbury. What a find, staff were lovely and welcoming. The food was fantastic, great atmosphere and beautiful decor. Would visit again and definitely recommend

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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely quirky decor, faultless honest food, great selection of wine and masterful service, led by the owner who fronts up. The crayfish cocktail starter came with a syrup, which I requested be placed in a separate container. The dish didn’t need it. Ditto the orange...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Food was Ok but the place was let down by the arrogant staff and service. The whole place has a poor atmosphere, as if they do not really want you there. Both bar staff and proprietor seemed to have this attitude. Not really to be...More

1  Thank herrmann2017
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We visit Shrewsbury frequently for lunch and fancied trying somewhere new. Happened upon this fabulous gem! Lovely, interesting, full of character, the food was absolutely superb and the staff very friendly. Think this will definitely become a regular haunt! Elaine and Stuart Hamilton

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The oldest public house in Shrewsbury, with an unbroken tradition of hospitality stretching back to 1428, The Golden Cross is now a family-run inn with delightfully individual bedrooms. We're dedicated to More stimulating the entire spectrum of pleasure with scrumptious cooking that is at once contemporary and traditional, a mouth-watering wine list, mountainous bar stocks and an atmosphere designed for revelry! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Also Known As
The Golden Cross Hotel Shrewsbury
Location
United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Shrewsbury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Also Known As
The Golden Cross Hotel Shrewsbury
Location
United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Shrewsbury
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Traveller (23)
Room & Suite (15)
Dining (2)
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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"Must book, try the four poster."
JohnEric2
15 Jul. 2017
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"The No1 room is the suite.There are steep stairs to the bathroom/loo so bear this in mind if you ar up a..."
onestal_12
23 Sep. 2016
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"Four poster room overlooks St Marys."
BertacusBear
20 Sep. 2016
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"any room you choose will be perfect"
arobfam
8 Dec. 2015
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