Preston Montford FSC, Montford Bridge, Shrewsbury, Shropshire. SY4 1DX

Call them on 01743 852040 (Mon-Fri, 9am–5pm)

A FSC centre 6 miles west of Shrewsbury

FSC Preston Montford, is situated in the heart of Shropshire on the banks of the River Severn with views into Wales and across the Shropshire Hills. Set in a 12-hectare estate through which the River Severn runs with semi-ancient woodland growing on its bank, the estate includes ponds, a wildflower meadow, an ancient orchard, and the remains of a walled garden and a bee hotel. Easily accessible from the motorway network, yet private and secluded the centre has 131 beds across 3 blocks. All types of bookings are welcome including singles, couples, groups of adults, families and extended family groups. Self-catering is possible for sole use. Outside there are picnic tables, an outdoor shelter, orienteering courses, a small 5-a-side football area and a sensory garden. The centre is close to the Long Mynd and Stiperstones in the South Shropshire Hills AONB, Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site, Ludlow and Snowdonia. Self-catering is possible for sole use bookings. The centre has received the ‘Good to Go’ mark in recognition of following government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.

This accommodation is featured on our map of Central England and Shropshire and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    131: single, twin, family rooms and small dorms.
  • Open:

    All year.
  • Price per night:

    B&B: Twin £42.21. Triple £50.88. Discounts for groups.
  • Booking:

    A deposit is required for all reservations, with full balance payable eight weeks prior to arrival. Please enquire for prices, which will depend on the type of stay you require.
  • Directions:

    Preston Montford is 6 miles west of Shrewsbury. From the A5, take the roundabout exit signposted to Mid-Wales and Welshpool (A458). One mile along this road, turn right onto B4473, Preston Montford is located on the left after approx ½ mile.
  • Public Transport :

    The nearest train station is Shrewsbury. A pick up is available by prior arrangement.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks Shropshire Way
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This accommodation is available at the following peak times

Available New Year 2022 / 2023


aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
tWithin 1 mile of NCN


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News & Offers from Preston Montford FSC

Opening on May 17th, fabulous FSC centre in Shropshire

April 14th 2021

FSC Preston Montford, can now be booked (due to the Covid restrictions) on a B&B basis. This is a wonderful opportunity to stay in this magnificent setting that is normally only available to groups. Bookings taken in line with the latest government guidelines.

Preston Montford Field Studies Centre
Preston Montford Field Studies Centre

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