The Lord Shrewsbury

Address: New Road, Alton, Staffordshire, England, ST10 4AF, United Kingdom | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on New Road, Alton, is near Alton Towers.
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TripAdvisor Reviews The Lord Shrewsbury Alton

2.50 of 5 stars Fair
 

Travel Blogs from Alton

End Of The Line

A travel blog entry by hazelgault on Jun 10, 2015

4 comments, 6 photos

... from the pits of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire to the towns of the East Midlands. It was a success from the start and its success kept it going in the face of competition from the railways. Gradually
though, trade dropped off as feeder canals closed and the last commercial narrowboat delivered its cargo in 1952. Ten years later the top section of canal was closed. The main line from Long Eaton to Langley Mill, which is what was left, was re-classified ...

Peak District Rambling

A travel blog entry by holtyboy on Jun 08, 2015

1 comment, 23 photos

Having the Peak District National Park pretty much on the doorstep is a great bonus. It is just a shame that even though it is close getting a chance to enjoy the wide open space is not always easy to fit into a busy lifestyle and also get a glorious weather day too. That said, with a good forecast and a a spare day it seemed opportune to catch the train and explore at least part of the Hope Valley on foot.

The Hope Valley line (trains ...

Arriving in London!

A travel blog entry by jadestunden on May 27, 2015

... dinner then was totally exhausted and crashed in a heap in bed! Weather was awesome... I mean it was cold but sunny. Jade on Australia ' we don't have old things just rock paintings ' Saw a cafe called cafe Nerd! Knaps cafe Jade on the palace ' this is a really long driveway!' Lucky there are three of us so we always found our way to the next ...

Travel to Spain

A travel blog entry by jules.harnett on Oct 07, 2013

... actually looked at my papers and directed me back another kiosk at the other end of the hall. This worked. The attendant phoned. For transport and very soon I was speeding into Madrid. The hotel was clean, modern, air conditioned and had a restaurant. I drank some nice red, ate an inedible salad (full of daw onion and fennel maybe). Afterwards I checked out the clothes line and went to ...

Edinburgh

A travel blog entry by sammishaw on Jun 18, 2013

2 comments, 2 photos

... quite easily, we roamed through the streets looking at Edinburgh castle and all the surrounding shops. Then decided it was time for more food stopping in at a busy pub (Nicholsons) for a nice chicken burger to share. Continued by looking in a few more shops and then time to hit the road o make our way back into English territory.  Our 4 hour drive back to Alton ...