The Prince Arthur & Catherine of Aragon Apartment

2 Bedroom self-catering holiday apartment Ludlow Castle Shropshire.


Sleeps: 4

Dining: 8

Rating: 5 Star

 

This grand and spacious apartment is on the first floor of Castle House, with some internal stairs leading one around a curious circular route of the apartment.


Sitting Room/Dining room

The fabulous and well- proportioned sitting room/dining room, with comfortable leather sofas, has leaded windows overlooking the castle and across the beautiful Corvedale Valley to the North.

The apartment benefits from a flat screen SMART TV with Sky TV (free channels), BBC i player and a USB port to watch your own films, a micro hi-fi system with Dab radio and CD player and Wi-Fi  Broadband Internet access .

Bedroom 1

Bedroom 1 is generous and well appointed with twin beds, these can be zip-linked to form a king size (if requested in advance), and interesting features including an ornate fireplace and leaded windows (one of which is the tiniest window in the whole house!) forming a bay, with stunning views of the Corvedale.

Bathroom 1

The Beacon Tower bathroom adjoining this bedroom has a free standing roll- topped claw -footed bath and separate walk- in shower… a truly unusual bathroom.

Bedroom 2

Bedroom 2, has twin beds, and overlooks Castle House garden and the castle’s outer bailey.

There is space in Bedroom 2 for one childs bed to be added.

Bathroom 2

The bathroom opposite this bedroom has bath and over- bath shower.

 

Kitchen

The fully- fitted kitchen is in the centre of the apartment however the interesting roof window lets in natural light. Appliances: Gas hob and electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine/drier, fridge/freezer and all essential utensils.

Smoking and Pets

Smoking and pets are not allowed in this apartment.

 

Car Parking

There is one designated car parking space for this apartment. 

 

Prince Arthur & Catherine of Aragon – History

Prince Arthur (1485-1502), the popular elder son of King Henry VII, following a proxy marriage in 1499 to Catherine of Aragon they spent four months at Ludlow Castle on honeymoon before his death on 2 April 1502. Catherine returned to London and some years later married his brother Henry VIII.