Shropshire accessible travel guide to disabled friendly holidays

Visit this idyllic English county to enjoy serene disabled holidays filled with local delicacies, local history and beautiful gardens. Though Shropshire may be known as a quiet, lowkey place there are still tons of things to do and so for everyone. Accessible holiday rentals in Shropshire make it possible for you to explore all this lovely haven has to offer. Book your wheelchair friendly holiday with Handiscover today for the best lodgings in the accessible Shropshire.


Cross the Ironbridge

Address: Coach Road, Coalbrookdale, Ironbridge, Shropshire, TF8 7DQ
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Explore the rich history of Shropshire when you visit one of its world heritage sites. Traverse the world’s first Ironbridge which passes nearly a dozen museum and was deemed a World Heritage Site due its important role in the Industrial Revolution.

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal World

Address: Wrexham LL20 7RH, Wales
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After that, visit the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal World Heritage Site which is 11 miles of history near the Horseshoe Falls. Next, explore the valleys and gorges of this beautiful land which date back thousands of years.

Taste Shropshire’s amazing food

Sample from the array of diverse and decadent treats of Shropshire! Peruse the markets filled with fresh produce, locally raised meats and artisan delicatessens. Then, for beer fans, there is an abundance of microbreweries to explore with unique brews. Next, you can even visit a beer brewing museum at Three Tuns at Bishops Castle. Here you can soak in the history as you sip beer in this brewery that has been chugging along since 1642. Local cheeses, sweet treats and organic edibles all abound in this beautiful county!


Finding the right type of accommodation can be overwhelming, particularly if you have a disability. But whether you’re looking to park yourself in homey cottages, in relaxing hotels in the suburbs or in luxurious apartments in the centre of town with Handiscover you will definitely find accessible accommodations to suit your taste and your budget.

Ready to experience Shropshire for yourself? Start your disabled holidays by perusing the holiday rentals offered by Handiscover. Then choose which other services are important to you. The vacation rentals on our website are wheelchair friendly and feature roll-in showers, hoists, step free access and wider doorways. Next, book with us and start planning your next trip. It’s that easy! Guaranteed disable-friendly lodgings ensure you will have a relaxing and comfortable stay in the accessible Shropshire!


There are direct trains to Shropshire from various places around the country. If you prefer you can get also get a cab for a more convenient ride. There are quite a few wheelchair friendly taxi firms that you can take into consideration when planning your journey. In addition you can travel by bus. They make it really easy to get around as most routes are now operated by low-floor vehicles.