Ivy House In Ludlow

Ludlow, Shropshire, Country town

Check-in Time: 15:00
Check-out Time: 11:00

Downstairs Description

The furnishings and decorations also blend well together with traditional antiques placed alongside more contemporary paintings and objects, giving a truly homely feeling in all the rooms.

The accommodation is over 3 upper floors with an open-plan living and dining room and kitchen on the first floor, directly overlooking the bustling and lively cobbled square in which it is situated.

First Floor Description

The double bedroom, with en-suite shower, as well as the separate family shower room is on the floor above.

Second Floor Description

A further twin-bedded room occupies the third floor, with lovely views looking out towards the Welsh Marches.

Other Notes

Due to the accommodation being placed over 4 levels it is regrettably not considered suitable for the disabled, very elderly or young children. Please note there is two shower rooms but no bath.

Dogs Welcome: Dogs are permitted only by prior arrangement and must be well-behaved.
Child Friendly: children over 12 years old
Romantic Hideaway: Ivy House is hidden away in a medieval, cobbled courtyard, close to Ludlow Castle, and so the property is truly ideal for a romantic week-end away.
Tourist Attractions:
  • Ludlow Castle: Walk through the Castle grounds and see the ancient houses of kings, queens, princes, judges and the nobility - a glimpse into the lifestyle of medieval society. Visit website
  • Clun Castle: Clun Castle is dominated today by the great tower, built into the side of the motte. A section of the curtain wall with two flanking, half-round towers also survives, as do the earthworks of the medieval garden, visible in the valley just across the river. Visit website
  • Historic Farm At Acton Scott: Tucked away in the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is the ancient Acton Scott estate. Visitors and holiday makers are encouraged to come and experience its timeless appeal and village character and in so doing help preserve it for future generations. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • Clive Restaurant: Renowned for superb modern British cuisine and awarded two AA rosettes with entries in the Good Food Guide and the Michelin Guide. Emphasis is on the use of fresh locally sourced products. Visit website
  • Feathers Hotel: Award winning restaurant, bar meals, real ales, extensive range of hot drinks, log fires, courtyard Visit website
  • Fishmore Hall: Award winning Fishmore Hall is aiming to take its reputation for quality and service to ever greater height with the appointmnet of new Head Chef Andrew Birch, who is giving its much - admired menu some wonderful new twists. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Deli On The Square: Brings foods of the world to Ludlow. A traditional delicatessen specialising in local, British and Continental cheeses - over 140 different varieties Visit website
  • Tesco: In Ludlow why not pre order your grocery orders for delivery for the cottage. Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • National Cycle Network : Discover hundreds of miles of National Cycle Network routes along quiet lanes, explore traffic-free trails along old railways and waterways, follow the cycle rides from historic towns and get muddy on mountain bike tracks in woods and forests. Visit website
  • North Farm Riding Establishment: On Whitcliffe overlooks the historic market town of Ludlow, and is adjacent to Mortimer Forest. Both ponies and horses are available to suit the individual rider. Visit website