Bridgnorth Disabled and Accessible Accommodation
At The Bulls Head Inn, Chelmarsh, Bridgnorth
The "Wheelchair User’s Guide to Accessible Tourist Attractions for Shropshire” made an independent assessment of the facilities, and reported as follows:
“This offers one attractive self-catering cottage and two comfortable bed and breakfast rooms set in the grounds of a village Inn in the peaceful Shropshire countryside. All three have ramped access and level pathways from the car park. The self-catering cottage has a lounge with wheelchair turning space and a compact kitchen. The double bedroom has right hand transfer to the bed and sufficient underneath clearance for a portable hoist. The en-suite wheel-in shower room allows side transfer to the toilet. This could be suitable for an accompanied wheelchair user.
The twin bed and breakfast room has both right and left hand transfer to the divan beds. It has an en-suite wheel-in shower room with room to side transfer to the shower chair and toilet. This could be suitable for accompanied and unaccompanied wheelchair users.
The double bed and breakfast room has right hand transfer to the bed with sufficient underneath clearance for a portable hoist. It has a compact en-suite wheel-in shower room with turning space in the shower area that allows side transfer to the toilet. Self-propelled wheelchair users might need to remove their footrests to access the en-suite facilities. This could be suitable for accompanied wheelchair users,
Breakfast is served in the pleasant conservatory in the Inn where guests can enjoy homemade lunches and evening meals. “
Their website can be found at www.disabledholidayinfo.org.uk and the above report can be accessed through the “Ironbridge” section, ‘Places to Stay”.
The Bull’s Head Inn,
Telephone: 01746 861469
John & Norma King