We’ve always known that Shropshire is something special, and now the world is catching on! The Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) has just named Shropshire as one of the top travel destinations to watch. And we couldn’t agree more.

Nestled in the heart of England, Shropshire boasts picturesque landscapes, historic towns, and a rich cultural heritage. From the stunning gardens to the idyllic market towns, there’s something here for everyone.

So why not plan your next getaway to this hidden gem? Explore the enchanting countryside, discover charming villages, and experience the warm hospitality that Shropshire is renowned for. Whether you’re seeking a relaxing retreat or an adventure-packed holiday, Shropshire has it all.

Join us at Goldstone Hall Hotel and Gardens to make the most of your Shropshire experience. With our comfortable bedrooms, award-winning gardens, and seasonal plot-to-plate dining, your visit to Shropshire will be one to remember.

Golden Garden Triangle

Shropshire is famed for one of the birth places of the industrial revolution, but is also home to rolling hills and many beautiful gardens.

At Goldstone, as well as having our award-winning 5-acre RHS partner garden, we are lucky to be close to many other award-winning gardens of merit such as Wollerton Old HallThe Dorothy Clive GardenBridgemere Show Gardens and Hodnet Hall GardensClick here for their opening days and times.

David Austin Roses are also close by, and just over the border in Staffordshire, and there is Trentham Gardens with the mile-long Capability Brown-designed Trentham Lake – a true spectacle. Biddulph Grange is a few miles further and also well worth a visit.

Further into Shropshire, Hawkestone Park and FolliesAttingham ParkWeston Park and Dudmaston are also of note.

Come and see for yourself why Shropshire has earned its place as a top travel destination.

Visit Goldstone

A Georgian manor house and restaurant with 12 comfortable bedrooms overlooking the rolling tree-strewn hills of the North Shropshire countryside. Boasting 5 acres of award-winning gardens, including a productive one-acre kitchen garden.

A warm welcome awaits you.

Find out more about the hotel and garden opening times here.