The Lord Shrewsbury

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

Leather-bound books and Rich Mahogany

A travel blog entry by lgolla on Nov 07, 2015

4 comments, 101 photos

... 105 acre gardens. Naturally, Avery and I felt right at home and exhibited our most bourgeois behavior while touring the place. We also learned it was the setting for the Keira Knightley Pride and Prejudice 2005 film. Here is a video summary slide show and a bunch of pictures from the ...

Meet up in Derbyshire

A travel blog entry by jasoncade on Oct 25, 2015

4 photos

An easy drive up - 150 miles getting 25-27 MPG from the Disco. After the previous escapades with it, a really nice smooth drive getting just above 50mph allowing for a lower gearing. Gearbox light in just a couple of times on some climbs but after a cruise it went out. Nice flat pitches although used wooden block under sink to correct levelling. Sat as ever took a little ...

Home Again, Home Again ....

A travel blog entry by vintage-chapter on Oct 24, 2015

1 comment, 4 photos

... still raining. We tanked up again just short of the M1 and decided to finish off that way, just to get it over and done with.

Just below Lutterworth the heavens opened up and it was complete ****.
It stopped raining by junction 25 and we landed at Hucknall at 3.20pm.

The bikes had done us proud although they did ...

Fish n chips and BBQ with Amanda and Tom

A travel blog entry by biancadon2014 on Jul 19, 2014

3 photos

... of the Jedi. All of us were dozing off within half an hour. Bed time. In the morning Don was left in charge of orchestrating where to next and calling ahead while Amanda and I headed to the local gym for a dance class called Shabam! It was fun but so tiring for this little traveller... And by little I mean chunky and unfit.... Time for more goodbyes as we head to Halse for a farmstay at Aunty ...

Thunder, thunder, thunder-ho!

A travel blog entry by johnnym on Jul 27, 2013

4 photos

... which worked brilliantly, allowing us to pick each other out from a distance in pitch blackness. It saved us from the fate of several others - "John!..John!" etc. All that was missing for the full festival experience was an "Alan! Alan! ALAN!" The Joggers' gazebo was being warned by the coals of a barbecue (and plenty of ventilation to prevent 21 runners becoming 16). I stood in the glow, topless, pondering my aching muscles. By now I had stopped worrying about my perpetually ...