Holiday cottages in Eyton-on-Severn are set amid the green hills of Shropshire, a few miles east of Shrewsbury. The village lies on a ridge, overlooking the northern bank of the River Severn. Its most distinctive landmark is undoubtedly the 17th-century octagonal tower, which was built as the summerhouse of a mansion and is now available as a holiday home. Click here to view it. Nearby, there is a renowned racecourse. A mile north of Eyton-on-Severn, the village of Wroxeter lies on the site of one of the country’s largest Roman cities, which continues to be excavated. A stroll to this extraordinary place from your holiday cottage in Eyton-on-Severn is a must. On the village’s doorstep, the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is home to some of the country’s most idyllic countryside, with ancient woods, rolling farmland, and lush river valleys. The area is a paradise for hiking, with breathtaking views from the summits of Stiperstones, the Long Mynd, and many others. A couple of miles west of Eyton-on-Severn, the historic town of Shrewsbury has spectacular medieval architecture and an imposing castle. Don’t miss the town’s award-winning market, where you can pick up fresh produce from local farms. 


The Summer House is a Grade II listed octagonal tower and summer house built around 1607 in Exton-on-Severn, Shropshire. The special romantic getaway will entrance couples with its spiral staircase, original features, elegance, magnificent rural views, and a wood-burning stove in the bedroom.

Eyton Races

Enjoy an exhilarating day of steeplechasing at one of the UK’s best point-to-point courses, plus excellent food from local vendors, and the option to bring your own picnic.


Wroxeter Roman Vineyard

Guided tours of the vineyard can include tutored wine tasting, afternoon tea, and a talk about this unique historic site.


Shrewsbury Prison

Explore the cells of this imposing prison, including one of the country’s last execution rooms.


Home Farm Attingham

Visit the animals at this traditional working farm before enjoying a slice of homemade cake at the tearoom.


Battlefield Falconry Centre

This popular family-friendly attraction offers incredible displays of birds of prey.