The town of Shrewsbury used to be a market town and is well known for its unaltered medieval layout in the town centre. It was spared from bombing by the Germans in World War II, and Shrewsbury retains many of its old historic buildings. In fact, there are 600 of them in the town. You can get good hotels in Shrewsbury near Shrewsbury Castle or the Shrewsbury Abbey. Owing to the well-preserved history of the town, there is a constant stream of visitors to hospitable Shrewsbury hotels.
In olden days, Shrewsbury was famous for wool trade and transporting goods along the water canals. Nowadays, four out of five people are employed in the service industry. Within this industry, there is a strong focus on retail, accommodation and food. Be sure to find and book one of the many lovely hotels in Shrewsbury. The town has a large tourist economy with numerous shopping centres as well as business parks at the outskirts of the town. You will definitely enjoy this entrepreneurial atmosphere when you stay in good Shrewsbury hotels.