Guest Comments

Another lovely few days with, Thanks for the recommendation of Powis Castle, it is beautiful. Look forward to seeing you again soon, Many thanks – 07/11.09.19 – Mr/Mrs Trevor Langley
Wisteria Cottage is a lovely clean and modern cottage. The area is very quiet with lovely views and is only a short drive from Shrewsbury town which has lots of character, loads to see, and a huge selection of typical high street and independent shops. – 30.08/01.09.19 – Mr/Mrs Robert Green


Our third stay in as many years in this gorgeous cottage. A thoroughly relaxing and enjoyable week. Thank you Maria for your hospitality – 30/8-06/9/19  – Eva & Simon Tyler, Oldfield Road, Salisbury  SP1 3GQ

Wonderful time catching up with local family and visiting old haunts. Cottage was lovely everything we needed and a lovely welcome cake. 16/23.08.19 – Mrs Judy Wallington, Woobun Vicarage, Woobun Green , Bucks.

Lovely Cottage in great area, plenty to see and do and nice to come back to a comfortable, clean cottage. Thanks to Maria for being so welcoming. 19/22.07.19 – Howard & Sue Marshall, Duffield, Derby.

A lovely week with good weather in this comfortable cottage. We have been so well looked after with delicious cake and wine, Thank you so much Maria. 12/19.07.2019 – Mr & Mrs Kjell Dahl, Nesttun, Norway.

We really liked this cottage and the location, it was perfect for what we needed, visiting family and some sightseeing, the views are stunning, thanks for your hospitality. 05/19.07.2019 – Sonya & Lory, British Columbia, Canada

We have had a perfect tie here yet again. Weather been glorious. Cottage is spotless, thank you Maria for everything. Brenda & Trevor, Chelmsford Essex – 25/30.06.2019</strong>

An Exquisite location, with heart lifting views across the hills, Maria most kind making sure in me having everything needed. A cosy and welcoming home, a real little heaven of peace and wildlife.Thank you so much Maria. Maxine Rose, 152 Empress Court, Oxford – 13/16 June 2019

Many thanks for making us so welcome at your cosy cottage. We loved the space, views and locality. The only thing that lets us down was the weather. Fantastic Host, cosy cottage, lovely views, great location. We will definitely return. Alan & Dawn Mitchell, Portsmouth -08/12.06.19

We have had a lovely time staying in Wisteria Cottage “B”. Although the weather could have been better we did not get wet and managed to see and visit lots of the beautiful Shropshire countryside. It was a pleasure to come home every evening to our comfortable well equipped cottage. Thank you Maria for the cake and your advice and recommendations of places to visit – Amanda Rig – Enfield, London, 4/9.06.19

What a super cottage and such a delightful host in Maria, adored the lemon cake, stunning views and all the cottage had to offer. We will be back – John & Jacqui Briggs – Thatcham, Berkshire – 24/27.05.19

Had a very enjoyable week in cottage “B” beautiful views and ideal location for exploring Shropshire’s many attractions. Cottage is immaculate & well equipped, enjoyed the wine and home made cake, thank you Maria – Teresa & David Halcrow – Brentwood, Essex – 18/25.05.2019

Thank you Maria your cottage is a perfect home away from home. As a wheelchair user I found the cottage easy to manouver around and very comfortable. The views are glorious. Hector the dog is a sweetie and your welcome sponge cake on arrival was a lovely touch. Belinda Rogers, Epsom, Australia 3551 – 7/12.05.2019

We have enjoyed a wonderful relaxing break in this lovely cottage “A ” – A really stunning place. Many thanks Maria for your kindness. Looking forward to a return visit – Alison & Alan Cardwell Maccsfield, Cheshire – 19/21.04.2019

Thank you Maria for another wonderful stay, everything was perfect in cottage “B”, as usual – Ann & Richard Ruscoe, Hants  -17/20.04.19

Thank you Maria for a lovely relaxing week in this beautiful cottage, the cake was beautiful. Beverley & David Paillou – Preston, Lancashire 12/18.04.19

Maria was lovely and welcoming, such a nice and helpful lady, we really enjoyed our time here, lovely setting, the place was lovely, clean and cosy. Would highly recommend. Hugh & Tamsin, 10 Garden Close, Sutton Grange, Shrewsbury – 05/07.04.19 

We had a great few days here in the beautiful Shropshire countryside, weather fabulous for February and we made the most of being outdoor. This cosy and comfortable cottage made a super base, ideal location. thank you for the thoughtful touches and kind hospitality.
Jo & John Wood, Newbury – Berkshire – 25/2-01/03/2019

Thank you Maria for a wonderful stay, the cottage is superb, the location very peaceful, an ideal place for visiting our family in Shresbury, hope to be back very soon. Richard and Ann Ruscoe, Horsden, Hants – 02/05 November 2018

A most beautiful property, Maria a lovely lady, most obliging and helpful, everything wonderful, big thank you. Patricia and Fred Miller, Poole, Dorset – 26/28 October 2018

We have had a lovely stay in this comfortable cottage, very cosy and clean. Thank you for the cake and warm welcome, look forward to be back again,  – Betty & Alan, Ferndown, Dorset – October 2018

A very delightful and comfortable cottage to stay, perfect for walking in the hills, visiting Roman Ruins and towns. Thank you Maria for the delicious cake and wine.  Peter and Berenice Thorlby, Bridgwater, Somerset  –  October 2018 

We thoroughly enjoyed our second visit to Wisteria Cottages. Still found plenty to visit in the area. accommodation cosy, clean and comfortable. Thank you for everything Maria, Hope to visit again. – Emily & Peter, Chamberidis, Biggin Hill, Kent –  September 2018 

Wisteria cottage was a beautiful cottage in a rural setting with easy access to the main roads. We were met by Maria, who was very friendly and informative. The cottage was tastefully decorated, spacious, comfortable and well equipped, convenient for walking, exploring Shropshire countryside and historic market towns. The surrounding garden was beautiful as were the sunsets!   Joan and Malcolm – Canada – September 2018

We have been coming back each year for a number of years. The cottages “A” and “B” are the perfect place to stay for visiting Shropshire, we know that the cottages will always be comfortable and clean. Maria is the perfect host and the cake, wine and other items always start the week in the right way, Thank you Maria  – Brenda & Trevor, Chelmsford – Sept 2018

As an exiled Shropshire lad, i could not be prouder of my native county. Maria you have provided the perfect accommodation an hospitality, every bit as lovely as the surrounding countryside, we look forward to next time.  – Trevor and Julia Langley  Huddersfield, Yorkshire, September 2018

We have had a lovely relaxing few days, visiting family, boat trip, shopping in Shrewsbury, walking in Church Stretton. The cottage was ideal, Thank you so much  –  Anne and Paul Uxbridge, Middlesex  – Sept 2018

“Our second holiday in these lovely cottages, couldn’t wait to come back, lovely location, lovely hostess. Thank you Maria once again  – Simon & Eva Tyler – Sailsbury, Wiltshire – August 2018

 “We have spent a glorious week in your wonderful perfect cottage, thank you for your kind hospitality also the lovely cake and wine. This is a lovely area to visit, Ludlow being our favourite, so much to do and see, a really enjoyable holiday.”

Mr & Mrs M Smith, Firgrove, Low Church Road, Middle Rasen, Lincs LN8 3TY , 3rd August July – 10th August 2018

“A beautiful peaceful location, an immaculate cottage and a warm welcome. An ideal base from which to explore the wonderful Shropshire countryside.”

Mandy & Nick Ruse, Brightlingsed, Essex , 28th July – 3rd August 2018

“Lovely setting, great cottage, comfy bed, tasty cake, exactly as the photos look on the website. Enjoyed visiting Ludlow, Cosford Air Museum and River Cruise in Shrewsbury, all in all a lovely relaxing weekend, Thank you Maria, your hospitality is second to none, we hope to come back”

Claire & Mick Storey, Sleaford, Lincolnshire , 27th July – 30th July 2018

“We had the most enjoyable couple of days exploring the Shropshire Hills blessed with some wonderful weather too. Beautiful part of the country we didn’t no existed, so definitely have to come back again soon. Thank you Maria for your kindness, we’re sorry to be leaving so soon!”

Bela & Steve Parke, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, 21th July – 24th July 2018

“Thanks very much Maria for being a great host and for the lovely cake and wine. The cottage has been excellent for us. We met with the Wiltshire Botanical Society and visited botanical rich sites, Llamynech Rocks, Snailbeach, Stiperstones to name a few. We had a great holiday.”

Tom & Jean Smith, Crossways, Dorchester, Dorset, 29th June – 6th July 2018

“A very hot an sunny week, unbelievable! Lovely cottage, clean, well equipped and comfortable. Thank you Maria for having us, your hospitality and little extras. We walked on Wenlock Edge, the Stiperstone, Long Mynd and the Wrekin, spent a day in Shrewsbury watched the sun going down from Polebank up the Cardingmill Valley.”

Janet & Ian Ashwell, Windward House, 32 Bradbury Road, Newnham, Daventry, Northants, NN11 3HD, 22nd June – 29th June 2018

“Wisteria cottage is tucked away in a small village so is very peaceful and it enjoys lovely views to the Shropshire Hills. It is purpose built and well equipped for a comfortable stay. Maria was a very welcoming host and helpful during our visit although we had no problems that needed her attention.”

Sue & Keith Vloebergh, 1 Malham Close, Maidenbower, Crawley, W, Sussex – RH10 7JD, 14th June – 18th June 2018

“Our second visit, many thanks again Maria, cake, wine, cosy, comfortable and clean cottage, sunny weather excellent. Couldn’t ask for anything better.”

Graham & Gill Fursey, Windward House, 49 Cecil Road, Weston Super Mare BS23 2NY, 1st June – 8th June 2018

“Thank you Maria for your wonderful hospitality, We loved the cottage everything we needed and nothing too much trouble. Lovely cake, best we’ve ever had and mean that. Love Hector, almost tempted to dog nap him !!! Would love to come back again in the future, The views, walks are amazing.”

Miss C Simester – 2 Maple Close, Market Drayton Shropshire TF9 1NT, 18th May – 1st June 2018

“What a pleasant surprise, a real gem. You can make a photo look like anything nowadays, but definitely not in this case, as the cottage is everything as you see it here. Spotlessly clean, comfortable and cosy, with everything you need for a holiday let. Such a warm welcome from Maria, and the home made sponge and bottle of wine were a lovely touch, thank you.”

Ewan & Pat Bruce – 32, George Francis Drive, Mount Compass, South Australia 5210, May 2018

“We came to stay here as we were house hunting in the area and wanted somewhere not too far from Shrewsbury to use as a base. Wisteria Cottage was perfect for us. There was a warm and friendly greeting from the owner (cake and wine included!) and lovely surroundings as well. Perfect for a quiet getaway.”

Colin & Lesley Christensen – 4 L lnde Bethines, France 86310, May 2018

“Thank you Maria for a very warm welcome, delicious sponge and wine, the cottage is superb with every comfort. We enjoyed seeing many places of interest, Much Wenlock, Church Stretton, Cardingmill Valley, Ludlow, Bridgnorth with High and Low Town, the funicular railway, and to crown it all today 19 April, beautiful and sunny day. A very enjoyable holiday.”

Mr & Mrs K Samways – Hampshire, April 2018

“Lovely surroundings beautiful, clean and comfortable cottage. Lovely views of the hills. The Market in Shrewsbury has excellent food stalls, our favourite Dal Khaur, Indian Street Food, iron and roses next to Indian Street Food, (very handy) It was lovely to see family in Shrewsbury and equally lovely to get back to the cottage to relax. Thank you for everything Maria, we really appreciated your high standards and welcoming character.”

Mr & Mrs Foster – London, January 2018

“Had a lovely stay at your well appointed holiday home, the views are amazing, a good location for visiting the sights and walking.We climbed the Lawley, walked in Carding Mill Valley, explored Shrewsbury, took a day trip to Barmouth on the Welsh Coast, Brown Clee Hill, unfortunately, the clouds came down and we were deprived of the views.”

Bridget & Mike Kaye – Norwich, November 2017

“A peaceful part of the country and the accommodation helped ensure a restful holiday. We enjoyed the nature reserve, the golf courses and Attingham Park and House. The Fox and Persian restaurant are to be recommended.”

Mr & Mrs L Clark – Hertfordshire, September 2017

“Oh Caesar thou art not forgotten, we came, we saw and we were truly conquered by your hospitality in such a delightful way. Thank you Maria.”

Tina & Richard Anwyl – Little Hopgarden, Chichester, West Sussex, September 2017

“We had such a lovely time staying in this beautiful cottage, the week has simply flown past. Thank you for making us feel so much at home Maria. We shall miss the wonderful views, we would love to stay in your cottage again ”

Simon & Eva Tyler – Salisbury, Wiltshire, September 2017

“We have really enjoyed our short stay in this peaceful and relaxing cottage. Thank you Maria for the cake and warm welcome. The cottage is lovely, comfortable and clean.”

Marie & Robert Powell – West Bromwich, September 2017

“Thank you Maria for being such a lovely host, the cottage is everything we hoped it would be, beautiful, clean and comfortable. We had a lovely time walking, Carding Mill Valley, visiting Shrewsbury, Ironbridge, Severn Valley Railway and Powis Castle. So much to see and not enough time.”

Glyn & Wendy Burchell – Needhm market, Suffolk, August 2017

“Just a short stay but very enjoyable, thank you Maria and Hector for your warm welcome and cake! Lovely comfortable cottage with all we needed. Hope to come again and stay longer.”

Ray & Sybil Vaughan – Great Sutton, Cheshire, August 2017

“A very delightful cottage with all we could need, Hector an extra bonus. Many thanks for you welcome pack, cake, tea/coffe, milk, wine, where else would we get that! Lovely part of the country, Attingham Park, Powys Castle well worth a visit.”

Mr & Mrs C F Fletcher -12 Park Cress, Ratford

“Thank you Maria for being such a lovely host, the cottage is everything we hoped it would be. We had a lovely time visiting Ludlow, Shrewsbury, Ironbridge, Powys Castle, Severn Valley railway, walking in the Carding Mill Valley so much to see and not enough time.”

Glyn & Wendy Burchell – Suffolk, July 2017

“Great cottage and friendly host. Lovely and peaceful location perfect to explore the surrounding area.”

Jason & Carolyn Alexander – Lancaster, July 2017

“We have had a lovely stay in a delightful cottage. Great to meet Maria and Hector who both contributed to a vey happy few days holiday.”

Eileen and Keith Day – Kings Bromley, Staffordshire, July 2017

“Perfect rural location, fantastic setting; yet within 15 minutes’ drive of town centre. Very comfortable place to relax with all modern conveniences-spacious shower room, a well-designed cottage. Maria is a very welcoming host providing for all our needs on arrival including a fantastic victoria sponge! We’ll be back again.”

Anne Reid Mallon, Northern Ireland, June 2017

“Lovely setting, great place, and a shower to die for!!! Maria was very helpful. Hector, the dog, will adopt you. High end finishes in the cottage. Good size. Comfy bed. Plush towels. Pretty, country setting. Pub around the corner. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Convenient to the whole area.”

Frank & Doreen Ciarrocchi, Brenham, Texas USA, June 2017