The Wrekin and the local Area

The Wrekin is perhaps Shropshire’s best known landmark, a legendary hill that dominates the landscape around central Shropshire. From the top you can see fifteen counties and dominates the view of the local market town of Wellington.

Shropshire is a truly diverse county in terms of landscape. In the central and eastern area near the Wrekin are the towns of Shrewsbury, Much Wenlock and of course Ironbridge the UNESCO World Heritage Site.

To the south are the Shropshire Hills and the picturesque towns of Bishop’s Castle, and Ludlow. In the north are the meres and mosses around Ellesmere, and the border country above Oswestry.

Staying in Shropshire

Many visiting guns will wish to arrange accommodation in the area and we can recommend the following hotels

Church Farm Wrockwardine
The Haughmond Shrewsbury
The Lion Hotel Shrewsbury
The Mytton and Mermaid Hotel Atcham

Bodnant and North Wales

The stunning natural beauty of Snowdonia speaks for itself. The Estate has numerous attractions including the Welsh Food centre, Plant centre, numerous holiday lets and of course the renowned Bodnant Gardens which alone attracts 250,000 visitors per annum.

Staying at Bodnant

There are numerous excellent places to stay in the area. The estate has its own holiday lets, and we can recommend the following hotels which are a short drive from the shoot.

Bodysgallen Hall Hotel Llandudno
The Castle Hotel Conwy
The Erskine Arms Conwy
The Groes Inn Conwy