Abel’s Harp is a vintage style hotel with lovely individually designed rooms in the heart of the Shropshire Hills below the iconic Bromlow Callow.
We are in a fantastic location to explore Mary Webb (which is where we take our name from) and Houseman’s Shropshire, Britains forgotten and beautiful county. We are within easy travelling distance of Ludlow, Shrewsbury, Clun, Montgomery, Bishops Castle, Church Stretton, Much Wenlock, Powys, The Longmynd, Powis Castle, Ironbridge, Stokesay Castle and Carding Mill Valley and are a stones throw away from the iconic Callow and Stiperstones.
We are set in 5 acres of beautiful farm land with outstanding views and scenery. We offer good home cooked food a combination of traditional local dishes and dishes from further afield, made using locally sourced produce every evening from 6. 30pm – 9pm (last order 8. 45. ) Our food is award winning and is served with a quirky twist.
We specialise in homemade ice creams and our afternoon tea served from 2-4pm is a real treat with it’s sweet treats and mini ices. We have 5 individually designed rooms all are ensuite, with tv and dvd players, i-pod docking stations, roberts digital radios, bathrobes, complimentary handmade soaps, complimentary tea and coffee, brandy and haribo sweets.
Our rooms have their own tea and coffee making facilities. If children are staying we provide toys and colouring books and a choice of single or cot beds and if dogs stay in our dog friendly room treats and water bowl will be provided. If you require a family room to be set up please contact us directly.
For those of you who enjoy walking we are in an area of outstanding natural beauty with many famous walks on offer, for bird watchers we have regular sightings of red kites and there is also a famous bike run and climb withing minutes of us. This is an area popular with shoots and we are surrounded by many and are the closest accommodation to Minsterley Ranges. We have our own onsite gift shop and gallery which has a mixture of local and vintage crafts for sale and also our own petting area to entertain any young guests or animal lovers.
There are panoramic views of the Shropshire Hills and open countryside from everywhere in the building and we pride ourselves on our customer service nothing is too much trouble for our staff. For those of you who come to walk through the beautiful countryside we have a boiler room for wet coats and boots and are able to provide packed lunches at a cost of £8. Friday and Saturday nights are very busy and guests are advised to book a table in our dining area in advance as it is normally fully booked. We offer room service for a small tray charge, laundry services and ironing and can arrange pet sitting too. Please feel free to look out our Trip Advisor and Facebook reviews. Any special requirements please call ahead we will be happy to help. We are a licensed wedding venue and specialise in vintage style and country inspired weddings. We have two licensed areas an inside room and also a pagoda in our courtyard garden.
If you would like information about our current wedding offers please feel free to contact us.