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Old Time Bed & Breakfast

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I found this establishment delightfully eccentric, with brightly coloured oak beams & uneven floors. Jean is extremely friendly & helpful, & cooked me an enormous full English breakfast. I was in the cruck room which was cosy with a view of the Shropshire hills & away from the main street.. My bed was comfortable & I had no trouble sleeping....

Thank Graham F
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Where to start ? First of all, our booking was muddled up, meaning that we ended up in the twin room when there was a vacant double room. The decor is very dated indeed and there are virually no amenities in the rooms - even getting the wherewithal to make a cup of tea involved a considerable rigmarole and as...

Thank DJHare1963
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We were told we arrived too early and there was a kettle and no tea or coffee to go with it! The bed was too old, we don't mind antique or in character if it is still in good working order! Breakfast was lovely, local produce, although late and inflexible time making us late for an organised walk as we...

Thank Caroline T
Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2015

My room was extremely comfortable, really clean and I had a great breakfast. I was on a business visit so was in and out quickly but it would have been a great place for a lie in and to dawdle over breakfast. Great hosts who did not intrude unless you want to chat.

Thank Geoff W
Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2014

stayed one night at old time .warm welcome enjoyable breakfast ,with clean tidy room Landlady kindly returned teeshirt I had left behind .convenient location in centre of town range of pubs within walking distance

Thank belle30_12
West Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Despite pleasant and (sort-of) welcoming hosts (husband seemed on another planet), this place needs much attention to deserve any paying guests. I can see why those who have been coming for years have rather got used to it but it's in need severely of a refurbishment and rethink. The room was terribly cramped with awful beds - nearly on the...

2Thank Vega77
Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Old Time is a 15th Century listed building in the centre of Bishops Castle. The landlady was helpful and welcoming, and cooked me a lovely breakfast in the morning, while I watched the chickens in her garden. She even arranged baggage transfer while I walked on to my next accommodation. They handily post their availability on their web site.

Thank lynxwhisker
Nantwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We have stayed at Old Time many times and have found each one highly enjoyable. Jane is always very friendly , the rooms are very clean and the breakfasts are amazing. If you want a laid back friendly place to stay and enjoy the delights of Bishops Castle and the surrounding area then I can't think of anywhere better than...

Thank JonathanMary
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2013

The Old Time B&B is a very much like it's name (in a good way). We stayed for two nights and really enjoyed it. Especially breakfasts! Lovely fry up with fresh eggs from their own hens. Very peaceful little town, good location, beautiful views (it's a shame that weather wasn't that great during our stay).

Thank annamariafresa
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2013

We stayed at the Old Time for 2 nights and Jane was a very warm and welcoming host. We stopped in the Cruck room which is a small double ensuite shower room which we were aware of when booking and suited us. Also probably a quieter room as at the side of the building. If you want a room with...

1Thank Anita1967

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old Time is a 15th century house in the centre of old Bishops Castle fronted by a local craft gallery. Comfortable en-suite bedrooms and tasty breakfasts with home made bread, free range eggs and local produce. The shared breakfast table is next to the French windows into the garden and is in the 17th century extension! Bishops Castle is an excellent centre for walkers and cyclists and those exploring this unspoilt border country. The town has two breweries and many pubs and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Time Bed & Breakfast

Address: 29 High Street, Bishops Castle SY9 5BE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Bishops Castle
Price Range: RM306 - RM362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“cruck room, it is away from the High St with a chiming clock.”
  • view from the kitchen window
  • cosy cruck room
790grahamf, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't book the twin room”
DJHare1963, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“The Blue and Pink Rooms are on the street and the Cruck Room is further back. I stayed in the Blue Room which was pretty quiet (even on a Saturday night).”
lynxwhisker, 28 May 2014 | Read review
“Look at Old Times website as there are detailed descriptions of the bedrooms to help you choose.”
JonathanMary, 4 Aug 2013 | Read review
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