Explore Shropshire

Escape to The Clive Arms, where stunning natural beauty and fabulous countryside walks await!

Just a short drive away from the thriving medieval market town of Ludlow, where you can explore the historic buildings and shop until your heart is content.

Embrace adventure and tranquillity all in one place.

The Clive Arms sits at the heart of the Earl of Plymouth’s Oakly Park Estate which extends to approximately 8,000 acres of Shropshire countryside. The varied and unspoilt surroundings of Shropshire are magical and we invite you to experience it with us.

Town of Ludlow

Ludlow is a thriving medieval market town and an architectural gem with a lively community feel, busy with events throughout the year. The historic town centre and 11th century Ludlow Castle are situated above the River Teme and are surrounded by the beautiful countryside of south Shropshire and the Welsh Marches.

The estate has so much for you to experience, including the award-winning Ludlow Farmshop that showcases the very best from the wonderful farm and surrounding area.


Situated on the edge of the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it is an ideal base for walking and walkers wishing to explore the famous rolling hills and valleys.

We have a jam-packed foodie calendar ready for you to explore. We offer a host of events throughout the year, from frequent Steak Experiences to our monthly games night.

Ludlow has many things to offer, from walking the streets of the historic town and visiting the castle and exploring the much loved market that takes place daily in the centre of town. 

You could spend a year in Shropshire, exploring every day, and still have adventures left in store. Are you ready to throw yourself into Shropshire? Explore our top picks.

Events in Ludlow

Ludlow plays host to an array of events the whole year round. You’ll find something to tempt from the theatre and arts, culinary delights, medieval mayhem and lots more.