Ludlow Travel guide
Ludlow : Michelin's recommendations
An attractive town with a reputation for gastronomy, Ludlow sits in the shadow of its castle. The town prospered in the 16C and 17C when it was the seat of the Council for Wales and the Marches; some fine half-timbered houses survive from the period.
Tourist attractions Ludlow : Things to see and do
Bull Ring GB - Ludlow SY8 1AA
The existing building was enlarged and re-fronted in 1619 to produce what Pevsner described as "the prodigy of timber-framed houses where everything of motifs that was available has been lavished on the façade". The balcony was added in the..
4 College Street GB - Ludlow SY8 1AN
The church was enlarged in 1199 - a reflection on the prosperity of the town - and parts of it are in a style midway between Norman and Early English. The north transept has Decorated features and its construction reflects the recovery of Ludlow from..
Castle Square GB - Ludlow SY8 1AY
Begun by Roger de Lacy , the castle was built on a fine defensive site protected by the River Teme and low limestone cliffs. Roger Mortimer , the most powerful and perhaps the richest man in all England, virtually ruled the country after overthrowi..
Bull Ring GB - Ludlow SY8 1AA
Described by the New York Times as "the most handsome inn in the world" the Feathers Hotel is one of Ludlow's most popular attractions. Set in a magnificent timber-framed building in the centre of picturesque Ludlow, 300 metres from Ludlow ..
By The Castle GB - Ludlow SY8 1EJ
Tall, square, solid and stylish, Dinham Hall is the epitome of a grand late-18th century family home located opposite the Medieval castle. The elegant hotel and restaurant stand in the centre of the historic market town of Ludlow with ready access ..
Dinham GB - Ludlow SY8 1EJ
15 Tower St. GB - Ludlow SY8 1RL
Small epicerie-cum-café-cum-bistro on a paved side street, selling produce and wines imported from the Parisian markets. Authentic French dishes are crafted from local and imported ingredients. Cooking is hearty and full of flavour.
Mill on the Green GB - Ludlow SY8 1EG
Simple little eatery with delightful waterside terrace, set in a charming 14C watermill on the banks of the River Teme. Concise menu of unfussy, daily changing dishes that showcase British ingredients in simple, flavoursome combinations.
Dinham GB - Ludlow SY8 1EH
Yellow painted riverside house, away from town centre. Daily set menu with classical base makes particularly good use of local meats and cheeses. Comfortable and stylishly decorated bedrooms.
17 Corve St GB - Ludlow SY8 1DA
Delightful 17C former coaching inn; its characterful dining room split into three intimate areas, with smartly laid tables and attractive listed wood panelling. An array of modern menus includes an à la carte and 7 or 10 course set options.
Fishmore Rd GB - Ludlow SY8 3DP
Formal hotel restaurant named after the pear tree outside, with lovely garden views from the conservatory. Attractively presented dishes use local produce and modern techniques, and feature good flavour and texture combinations.