We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hawkstone Park Follies

Shrewsbury, England
+44 1948 841700
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Beautiful Place

Went for first time today, April 13th. On arrival, staff were really friendly; they offered kids a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
AzPotts
via mobile
Great experience

Wonderful staff very helpful. Took our 5yr old granddaughter for a day out she had a great time... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jean R
Read all 677 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“swiss bridge” (38 reviews)
“santa safari” (28 reviews)
LOCATION
Shrewsbury, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1948 841700
Write a Review
Reviews (677)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 675 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for first time today, April 13th. On arrival, staff were really friendly; they offered kids a chance to do an Easter egg hunt for £2. The choice of quality eggs made this worth it. We followed the walk to the White Tower, past the...More

Thank AzPotts
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wonderful staff very helpful. Took our 5yr old granddaughter for a day out she had a great time. Easy parking

Thank Jean R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited whist visiting the area and enjoyed the leg stretch after a long time in the car. We was lucky with the weather and found it easy to get around but just took extra care in a few places. The area is well looked after...More

Thank Mandy_Main
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of follies, flora and exercise. Maybe we were a bit ambitious, but nothing ventured nothing gained. The up hills seem to go down and the down hills seem to go up, nothing is quite what it seems. From the Swiss Bridge to the Grotto...More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the park in early August. Had a fantastic day. Sturdy footwear is a must and the paths are not for the faint hearted, but the geology and the views are fantastic. We spent about four and a half hours walking, it can be done...More

Thank T5858TAcarolines
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Follies whilst visiting Shrewsbury. The park is about a 30 minute drive from Shrewsbury and not sure how accessible it is using public transport. Entry fee was £8.50 for an adult but there are a variety of discount vouchers available on the net....More

Thank bell5781
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An excellent place for a walk. All the family thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon. Did the 3hr strenuous walk, which was hard work and took us just over 2 hours. All the different areas meant the children enjoyed the walk, in particular the caves and tower....More

Thank eglwys13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited as a group with relatives and decided to come back after many years away. The park is an amazing place to spend time walking around the grounds, the day we went was very warm and dry, so was ideal to explore the hillside....More

Thank andybell123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is regarding the tea room, not the actual park itself (which I would give a rating of 5 - a fantastic day out). The Tea Room is not cheap. For the price I paid for my panini, which was £7 - just for...More

Thank jenniebrunskill
liztiernan, Guest Relations Manager at Hawkstone Park Follies, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are really sorry that you were disappointed by the service in the Tea Room, and would like to reassure you that what you experienced is not indicative of our normal standards. Thank you for bringing it to our attention.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a great afternoon in Hawkstone Park Follies. We went with our children aged 4, 6 and 8 . The "long" way round took us just under 3 hours, but it was amazing for them, they loved it all, never got tired or...More

Thank Elza B
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Bear at Hodnet
183 reviews
3.75 km away
The Castle Inn Restaurant
19 reviews
5.62 km away
The Inn at Grinshill
186 reviews
7.38 km away
The Drayton Gate
97 reviews
5.97 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hawkstone Park Hotel Golf Course
98 reviews
.95 km away
Wollerton Old Hall Garden
108 reviews
4.84 km away
Moreton Corbet Castle
47 reviews
5.70 km away
Castle Inn Bletchley Bar
9 reviews
6.61 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Rachel H
6 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Club0-14 | Reviewed this property |
Personally I don't believe it would safe to do so, there are many steps and many steep drops. Paul
0
Votes
Rachelle S
13 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Jenny F | Reviewed this property |
pushchairs no, lots of steps and caves and steep drops. A lovely walk, not too far from whichurch is Attingham park National trust, there r lots of different things to do n see, but the most beautiful is the deer park, you... More
2
Votes
lelgibby
26 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from lizt931 | Property representative |
Hello, yes, there is an admission charge - please see our website for current prices (and watch out for special offers and up to date event information on social media sites too!)
1
Vote