Caravan Park with Pub -  Shropshire/North Wales Border

Luxury Self-contained Holiday Homes

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Perfectly positioned for those who enjoy the outdoors, The Trotting Mare adult only barns offer a fabulous, stylish and comfortable couples retreat.

Three stunning barns situated within The Trotting Mare Caravan Park, located between the historic village of Overton-on-Dee (near Wrexham), and the Lakelands of Ellesmere (Shropshire).


One bedroom holiday homes

These lovely one bedroom properties have been thoughtfully and stylishly designed. The open plan living space provides a living area with Smart TV, comfortable reclining sofas and feature lighting for your comfort. The dining area and kitchen provide everything you need for a self-catering stay. Up to the first floor you will find the master bedroom with exposed beams and quality solid wooden furniture. The king-sized bed with comfortable mattress and quality linen is sure to provide you with a great night’s sleep. The bedroom extends through to a fabulous en-suite bathroom with bath and walk-in shower, his and hers heated towel rails and WC.

Ground Floor:
Open plan living space.
Living area: With Freeview Smart TV.
Dining area.
Kitchen area: With electric cooker, electric hob, fridge, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
First Floor:
Bedroom: With king-size bed, Smart TV and en-suite with bath, walk-in shower, toilet and heated towel rail.

Biomass central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack. Utility room with tumble dryer and washing machine (shared with other properties on-site). Grounds with (shared with other properties on-site). No smoking. Sorry, no adults under 18 years old. Please note: There are steps in the grounds.

All three holiday barns - Ascot, Bangor and Chester - can all be booked together to accommodate up to 6 guests.


Positioned perfectly on the border between Wales and England, there are a plethora of activities for your enjoyment. Just a short drive will take you to the spectacular mere at Ellesmere where you can take a stroll and feed the birds. The Market towns of Whitchurch, Chirk and Wrexham all just a short drive away for those wanting to explore the historic sites.


Fishing is available on-site. The fish are common carp, carp F1s, ide, perch and roach and all must be returned.

There is also The Trotting Mare Inn on site.

If you are looking for more information, a more bespoke package or to book directly (save 10%), please contact our reservations line on 01978 710743 or email

Check availability at or - Ascot, Bangor or Chester


We are situated close to the following places of interest:
For Shopping:
Shrewsbury • Wrexham • Chester • Oswestry
For Sight Seeing:
Ellesmere (Meres) • Erddig Hall • Whittington and Chirk Castles • Llangollen
Chirk Viaduct • Oswestry Hill Forte • Lake Vyrnwy
Llanrhaeadr Waterfalls • Bangor-on-Dee Steeplechase Races • Chester Races

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