Stokesay Castle

Stokesay Castle

Overview

The finest and best preserved fortified Medieval manor house in England. Set in peaceful countryside near the Welsh border.

Open all week, Monday to Friday 10am - 6pm

Hostels nearby

Image of the exterior of YHA Bridges

YHA Bridges

Garden / grounds
Meeting Rooms & Corporate Hire
Camping and Cabins

Stokesay Castle

Craven Arms, SY7 9AH

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SO434815

Lat/Lng: 52.428727, -2.832483

Contact information

Other things to do nearby

Attingham Park

Attingham Park

Attingham Park features an elegant 18th century mansion set in beautiful parkland. Don't miss the atmospheric dining room, set for an evening banquet.

luxury house interior

Berrington Hall

Behind the slightly austere exterior, the house has a homely feel. Discover how the servants moved around the house unseen.

cycling

Blazing Bikes

With bike shop, workshop, cafe, showers and a bike wash. Excellent trails start just a few minutes ride away.

cycling

Cycling in All Stretton

Jump on your bike and enjoy the rolling landscape on your bike. Seasoned pro or just fancy a ride, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

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Cycling in Bridges

Voted top five by the Observer and top ten by the Guardian for walkers to stay in England 2014.

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Cycling in Clun

There's lots of great cycling nearby, the hostel is very close to the Lands End John O’ Groats route, or, for something shorter try the Offa's Dyke trail and enjoy unspoilt landscape at its best.

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Cycling in Kington

A myriad of small, quiet roads all the way down from Shropshire to the Herefordshire Marches.

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Cycling in Leominster

Leominster is on the official CTC route from Land's End to John O’ Groats, set in a great position between Somerset and Cheshire.

Watersports at YHA Wilderhope Manor

Watersports in Shropshire

Great for canoeing on the River Severn. Bring your own canoe and spend a day on the water. Don't forget your picnic!

Church Stretton Village

Church Stretton Village

The town and its lovely surrounding villages is an excellent base for the country lover or sportsman alike.

Walking and Rambling at YHA Bridges

Walking and rambling in Bridges

The popular Shropshire Way passes the hostel grounds and you'll meet plenty of other walkers heading out for a day in the beautiful countryside.

Mountain Biking at YHA Bridges

Mountain Biking at YHA Bridges

Enjoy popular routes in Eastridge Woods and on the Long Mynd hills - the ultimate ride surrounded by beautiful scenery. 

Eastridge Woods

Eastridge Woods

This hill-top woodland has stunning views across the surrounding countryside and some great, raw mountain bike trails.

Carding Mill Valley

Carding Mill Valley

Some of the best walking in the Marches and an important place for wildlife, geology, landscape and archaeology.