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Eaton Manor Cottages

Child friendly cottage, Shropshire

Holiday summary

Number of units 6
Units sleep 1 – 8
Bedrooms 1 – 4
Maximum group size 64
Prices £410 - £2850 per week
Short breaks
Pet friendly
Mobility friendly

About Eaton Manor Cottages

Eaton Manor Country Estate is situated in beautiful South Shropshire, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, alongside the historic Welsh borders. With a cluster of stunning and luxurious cottages, sleeping from 2 to 8 guests, Eaton Manor is the perfect destination for a family break, a big celebration or a reunion (as the cottages can be booked together with the larger properties on Eaton Manor Country Estate). The cottages are set within 500 acres of peaceful countryside and have been designed to provide a perfect family holiday experience with a well-equipped, indoor games hall and a small covered heated swimming pool available between April and October. Expect fabulous surroundings, beautiful luxurious cottages and lots of equipment for the children including highchairs, cots and boosters, as well as bath toys, hooded bath towels, toys, books and more...

All of the properties are thoughtfully equipped with children in mind and, as the estate nestles in a private valley at the end of a quiet lane, it provides an ideal environment for families. It is a unique hideaway between the rolling Shropshire Hills and the beautiful Wenlock Edge, providing the ultimate in rural retreats. Here, you really can wake up to the peaceful sounds of birdsong and rustling leaves, then open your door onto the 500 acre estate which includes idyllic pasture and beautiful woodland, perfect for an afternoon spent exploring.

As award winners of the Tourism, Leisure & Hospitality 2016 Shropshire Business Award, VisitEngland’s 2015 Recognition of Service Excellence award and the Outstanding Customer Service award at the 2015 Shropshire Business Awards, as well as winners in both the 2013 and 2012 national tourism awards for best self-catering, the team at Eaton Manor are sure you will enjoy every minute and are dedicated to making your stay truly memorable. Whether you are planning a quiet family break, or a large scale celebration, they will help to make your stay perfect for you.

The Accommodation

Great Western sleeps 8 in 4 en-suite bedrooms and is a newly renovated, luxury 5 Star Gold country house. Set in its own private grounds it has a large garden (not enclosed) and 4 en-suite bedrooms that can all be superkings or twins. It is open plan, airy and light, with oak features throughout and stunning views of the surrounding Shropshire countryside.

Curlew Cottage sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms and is a beautifully appointed 4 Star Gold single storey property. There are 4 double/twin bedrooms, all of which are en-suite. The cottage is set in its own private enclosed grounds. (NB: This house is suitable for those with reduced mobility).

Garden Cottage sleeps 3 in 2 en-suite bedrooms and is 5 Star Gold, set in its own large and secluded private gardens. The main bedroom has a four poster bed, whilst the second bedroom has a single bed. The cottage has quiet corners outside in which to relax and has beautiful views towards the Wenlock Edge. Inside the cottage benefits from underfloor heating to keep it lovely and cosy in winter months.

Great Western Lodge sleeps 3 in 2 bedrooms and is a delightful property with its own enclosed patio area. The main bedroom can be a superking or twin, and the second bedroom is a single.

The Estate Apartments, Woodpecker Way & Pheasant Walk, each sleeping 2 in 1 bedroom, are both 4 Star Gold  delightful semi-detached one bedroom properties. They each have a stylish interior, well equipped kitchen, and simply stunning views and provide a perfect getaway in a beautiful countryside setting.

There is also accommodation for large groups - please see Eaton Manor Country Estate.


Outdoors, Great Western, Curlew Cottage and Garden Cottage each have a large garden with furniture, a barbecue and wonderful views across the Stretton hills and dales (please note Great Western’s garden is not enclosed). Great Western Lodge, Woodpecker Way and Pheasant Walk each have enclosed patios with furniture and a barbecue and lovely views.

The 7 x 4m covered swimming pool is heated and available for shared use between April and October.

Indoors you will find in each a TV (either with Freeview or a Smart TV), DVD and CD player, a toy box, cot, high chair, and a selection of books and games. The kitchens are very well equipped with dishwashers, fridge/freezers, washer/dryers, electric cookers, microwaves and some of the latest cookery books.

There is also a well-equipped, heated indoor games hall on-site that is shared by all guests and includes comfy seating, board games, full size snooker, table tennis, air hockey, pool and table football. So, no matter what the weather, keeping the family entertained should be easy.

Baby and Toddler Accommodation

To make the packing for your stay at Eaton Manor easier baby and toddler equipment can be provided on a complimentary basis:

Travel cot (please provide your own bedding)
High chair
Stair gates
Changing mat
Booster seat
Bath toys
Plastic cutlery and plastic plates
Night light
Bed guard side (to stop toddlers falling out of bed - single beds only)
Toilet seat
Brolly sheet for beds in case of accidents! (only suitable on single beds)

There is only have a limited supply of the equipment listed above so please let Eaton Manor know when you book which items you would like.

Extra Services

Eaton Manor has links with a professional family photographer to capture those special moments and have local chefs who can come in to your home to create an unforgettable dinner for everyone. Other services available include celebration cakes, magic shows, murder mystery evenings and massage and beauty treatments.

Local Family Places To Visit

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm is just 3 miles from Eaton and is an ideal summer day out for families. There are regular activities and special events and you will see traditional 19th century farm life unfold daily, while the land around is worked by heavy horses. Mickey Millers Play Barn is in nearby Craven Arms (8 miles away) and is a wonderful all-weather centre, perfect for active children.

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