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    The Old Hand & Diamond

    Main Road | Coedway, near Shrewsbury, Coedway SY5 9AR, Wales
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Traveller (16)
          Dining (4)
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          Overview
          • Excellent51%
          • Very good33%
          • Average9%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “the pub” (18 reviews)
          “fillet steak” (8 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Family Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Pets Allowed
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          #3 of 6 hotels in Oswestry
           
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          1 - 5 of 145 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Really good place to stay, interesting and historic old inn situated in lovely countryside. Good food and selection to suit all tastes and prices. Clean and comfortable room. Excellent and efficient service from all staff. Only slight downside was that there was not a great...More

          Thank peter l
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          we arrived yesterday lunch time on foot, a rather 'mottley crewe' of seven who initially had only wanted a light snack before we got on our way. However, a fortunate combination of a very welcoming, flexible and accommodating landlord and a glimpse of the carvery...More

          Thank N D
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          hadn't booked but as we had used this place many times before we popped in on the off chance they were busy but fitted in, food and service as ever was very good, like I said we have been many times before so personally I...More

          Thank Rob M
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Booked a couple of nights bed and breakfast with a day's hire of a 2016 Morgan sports car. The staff were very friendly, the room comfortable and a full English breakfast. My husband loves cars and this was a treat for his birthday. We had...More

          Thank 304hilaryf
          Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

          Visited a few weeks ago and thought it was quite good. However a return visit was not so successful. We waited a long time between starters and main course. Trout was overdone and chicken in the "warm salad" was very dry. The food looked like...More

          Thank Richard L
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 76 - US$ 89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Wales >
          • Powys >
          • Coedway
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          Traveller (16)
          Dining (4)
          Room & Suite (4)
          Hotel & Grounds (8)
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          Room Tips
          "rooms that are above outside seating areas might be a little noisy on a fine evening"
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          "Book in for Sunday lunch. The bar area is very cosy"
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          "Second floor; avoid restricted height on top level."
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          "Go for 105"
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