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eGift Cards are now available

eGifts cards can be bought as a present for using towards accommodation or food here at The Moorhead Bed & Breakfast.

- No expiry date

- Delivered via email on the date you choose

- Redeemed on checkout when settling the bill

We are a three-bedroom B&B based in 50 acres of private, secluded farmland in Edstaston, Wem, Shropshire. There is also a guest lounge, dining room and free Wi-Fi throughout the house. The house sits in 50 acres of fenced and gated grass land, with various animals including Shetland ponies, and hens.  All of which is available for you to enjoy at your leisure.  Don't forget to wear your wellies! This unique location offers a widespread choice of amenities varying from cycling, bird watching, walking, or if you just want to escape the city life and soak up the beautiful Shropshire countryside here in the private grounds of The Moorhead B&B. Therefore, we are ideally based for those visiting the area, whether it’s for work, rest or play. There are also many tourist attractions located in the Shropshire area.


 We are thrilled to share with you the breathtaking views of our fields from our King Room with Balcony


You can experience the beauty of our surroundings from the comfort of your own balcony in King Room 3. Watch our video to get a glimpse of what awaits you during your stay with us.



We offer three cosy guest rooms on the first floor of our house, each equipped with modern ensuite shower rooms. Our aim is to provide you with a relaxing and comfortable stay.




Full English & Continental Breakfast is served 6am until 9.30am in the guests dining room. Special dietary requirements and allergies are also catered for. Takeaway breakfast can also be arranged for those who are departing early. And on cold mornings the roaring log fire will greet you. Where possible we serve fresh eggs from our hens. 

Free Wifi

Superfast Fibre broadband is available free of charge in all rooms and public areas.

50 acres of Countryside

We have a large garden and patio area with views over the Shropshire countryside. You can relax on a summers evening outside on one of our outdoor sofas and listen to the sounds of nature or stroll around the 50 acres of private and secluded farmland. 


We are situated at the end of a long sweeping drive which is secured with electric gates. We have secure parking available for all modes of transport including HGVs, vans, tractors and motorcycles & bicycles can be parked and secured in our garage/carport.

*** We are biker friendly***

Room Service Menu

A selection of sandwiches, toasties, omelettes, chips and premium hot drinks are available from 12 noon until 7.30pm which can be served in your room, guest lounge or dining room.

Packed Lunches are available upon request priced at £6 per person including a sandwich, packet of crisps, fruit salad & a bottle of water





Shrewsbury Prison Tour

Walk in the footsteps of prisoners who have been residents of the wings during the last 200 years. Discover what happens behind the high walls and locked doors. Experience the hidden world of capital punishment and see first hand where executions took place.​

Jailhouse Tours at Shrewsbury Prison conducts guided tours run by ex-prison officers who once managed these prisons. 

Alderford Lake

Alderford is a great place to meet whatever the season. The lake is surrounded by countryside with designated walks for visitors. We have a lakeside cafe and its in here we share our love for good homemade food.

Shropshire Falconry

We offer a range of experiences and training for people with an interest or passion for all Birds of Prey.  Steve has been a Falconer for 30 years and has flown a  variety of birds from the smallest to the largest. Lisa has been in education for over 20 years and a falconer for 10.  The Centre is set in seven acres of countryside, we have an indoor flying area, so that you will enjoy your experience whatever the weather and a cafe area for drinks and snacks.

Hawkstone Follies

Adventure, explore, discover...theres a magical world to uncover. A historic woodland landscape with cliff, crags, networks of caves, rhododendron jungles, stunning views and a series of monuments awaits you.

Boat Tour of River Severn

The popular 45 minute daily boat trips run every day from 10-4pm on the hour. As Sabrina gently sails around the river Severn loop enjoy live commentary, table service and a fully stocked bar serving snacks and hot, cold  and alcoholic drinks. Disabled access, onboard toilets and dogs welcome.

British Ironwork Centre

The Centre is dedicated to celebrating the diversity of arts in metal. You will encounter antelope, flocks of flamingoes and giraffes - the largest metal safari in the UK. Home to the 'Knife Angel' and 'Spoon Gorilla'.


“We cannot thank the both of you enough for our wonderful stay.  Your hospitality was second to none. The peace and tranquility of the location was perfect.  The room was spotless and the view can only be described as picturesque.  Thank you once again for being wonderful hosts. 

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