Shrewsbury Accommodation

Prince Rupert Hotel

01743 499955

Butcher Row




(Get Directions)

Prince Rupert Hotel



Room / Unit Price No. Of Rooms / Units Sleeps
Single en suite £79.00 - £175.00 (Per Room per night, room only) 8 1
Double en suite £79.00 - £175.00 (Per Room per night, room only) 43 2
Twin en suite £79.00 - £175.00 (Per Room per night, room only) 15 2
Family en suite £79.00 - £175.00 (Per Room per night, room only) 4 4


Situated in the heart of medieval Shrewsbury, the Prince Rupert is firmly established as the town's finest hotel.The former home of Prince Rupert, the grandson of King James I.

The Prince Rupert combines old-world charm with modern facilities and is an oasis of tranquillity in the centre of town.

Surrounded by cobblestone streets and Tudor buildings, the Prince Rupert Hotel is perfectly located to explore all the town's main attractions which are just a few minutes walk away.

The hotel has 70 tastefully furbished en-suite bedrooms including 12th century mansion house suites, four-poster canopied beds, 15th century Tudor Suites and deluxe rooms. All have television, hairdryer and welcome trays. The Mansion House is Shrewsbury's oldest secular building dating back to 1150 and provides the hotel with five individually appointed suites each named after Prince Rupert's family.

Under the guidance of English Heritage, the Mansion House and hotel have been restored and original features abound, including a magnificent Jacobean staircase and Shrewsbury's only stone vaulted cellar. The hotel also has a private health and beauty spa which includes weights room, jacuzzi, steam shower, beauty salon and full size snooker table.

The Prince Rupert makes a real feature of dining with three restaurants to choose from. The elegant Royalist offers a superb a la carte menu, Chambers provides traditional English food and La Trattoria is authentically Italian. There are also private meeting and banqueting suites for up to 140 guests. Valet parking is provided to our private car park.

The hotel has rooms designed to accommodate wheelchairs.  However, please note that to use the lift, wheelchair users will require assistance from hotel staff.  If you have any queries with regards to accessibility at the Prince Rupert, please do not hesitate to contact the hotel. 


Move your mouse over the thumbnails below to enlarge the photos.

Prince Rupert Hotel Image 2
Prince Rupert Hotel Image 2
Prince Rupert Hotel Image 3
Prince Rupert Hotel Image 3
Prince Rupert Hotel Image 4
Prince Rupert Hotel Image 4
Prince Rupert Hotel Image 5
Prince Rupert Hotel Image 5

Ratings and Awards

The AA Hotel 4 Star GradingThe AA 1 Rosette Grading


On Street Parking Children Welcome Evening meals Licence Bar Cater for vegetarians TV Tea & coffee making facilities Residents Lounge Four poster beds available Serve breakfast Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem) Central heating Garden Gym Hairdryer Historic, literary or architectural interest Ironing facilities Jacuzzi 24 hr return laundry service Lift Modem point in all bedrooms Night porter Open Fire Payhone Radio in all bedrooms Room service Sauna Special group rates Wedding receptions catered for Non smoking establishment Restaurant Haunted Off site parking Walkers Groups Accepted Cards Visa Cards MasterCard Cards American Express Cards Diners Club Cards JCB Cards Switch Cards Delta Cards Solo Sterling Travellers Cheques Euros accepted


Self-Assessed Hearing Level 1 Self-Assessed Mobility Level 2 Self-Assessed Visual Level 1

Note: Establishments may self assess themselves for accessibility. You are strongly advised to check directly with operators if you have specific access and mobility requirements.


(From M54, M6, A5, A49) Enter Shrewsbury and head for town centre. Proceed over English Bridge and bear right up Wyle Cop. Travel to the top of the hill, proceed for a further 50 metres and turn right by the red post box into Fish Street. The hotel is situated 150 metres ahead.


The details displayed on this page are correct at the time of publication however, Shropshire Tourism would like to advise all visitors to check prices & opening times with the venue prior to traveling in case of changes that might have occured since the publication of this page. Whilst Shropshire Tourism endeavours to ensure that the information on this site is correct, no warranty, express or implied, is given as to its accuracy and Shropshire Tourism does not accept any liability for error or omission. The directions above are for planning purposes only and should be used alongside a general roadmap or satnav system. Variables such as road/construction works, traffic, weather conditions etc may cause alterations to the route.

In compliance with current legislation this website only uses cookies that are strictly necessary to its operation and functionality.