If you are hiring a car from SSH in Telford why not have a look around while you’re here? Situated in the beautiful county of Shropshire, Telford is an easy place to drive around for a day out. Our top 5 great reasons to visit Telford when lockdown is lifted will give you plenty of ideas now we are back to planning fun road trips again.
Five miles west of Telford, The Wrekin is the perfect place to drive to if you are looking for a walking, cycling or running route. A popular visitors’ spot, there is a small carpark and on-road parking available. There are several good pubs and restaurants dotted around the area close to The Wrekin, so you can extend your day with a drink and a meal, before driving home.
A trip to the Telford Steam Railway is a great family day out. Once there you can enjoy a trip on the train and learn how it operates. The Railway is located in Horsehay, Telford and is easily accessible by main roads. It is a short car journey into the town centre for a post train ride lunch.
Boasting an array of shops, restaurants and entertainment, the Southwater Shopping Centre is set in the heart of Telford. Within close proximity to the huge Telford Town Park, you can park your car in the in the multi-story carpark for the day and enjoy a full day of fun.
Weston Park is a beautiful 17th century mansion, exhibiting fine art, landscaped gardens, restaurants and a café. The park often hosts events in and around the grounds. A pleasant drive, you and the family can enjoy being transported back to times of grandeur as you enjoy a picnic in the beautiful gardens.
Situated on the outskirts of Telford, Hoo Farm is easy to get to via car. A fun day out for animal lovers and adventurers, Hoo Farm holds a range of exotic and farm animals for you to see and meet. Set in 32 acres of woodland and paddocks it offers views of the beautiful Shropshire countryside.
These are just 5 great reasons to visit Telford after Lockdown is lifted. There’s lots more to do when lockdown ends, including the nearby Ironbridge Gorge museums, Oakengates Theatre, and the National Trust property, Sunnycroft. Book your hire car with SSH Selfdrive today and get prepared. Enjoy being with friends and family again and all that Telford has to offer.
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All drivers must be aged between 21 and 75 inclusive. Drivers under the age of 23 may only rent vehicles up to Standard category1 and would be subject to a young driver surcharge. Drivers over the age of 70 are also subject to the same surcharge.2
1Standard category is cars up to a 1400cc and small vans (i.e. SWB Transit)
2 Under / Overage drivers surcharge is charged at £10.00 per day PLUS VAT.
All hirers who will be insured to drive South Staffs Hire vehicles must produce a full valid driving licence with their current address (having a current address on your driving licence is a legal requirement); this must be done in person, at the time of collection. No copies of licences will be accepted.
Drivers aged between 23-75 must have held a full driving licence for at least 12 months. Minor licence endorsements up to 6 points are accepted. Major endorsements i.e. UT, DD, DR & IN are subject to insurance clearance and the hire location would need to be informed before reservation is placed. Drivers aged under 23 must have held a licence for at least 24months and be free of major endorsements. (For full clarification please contact office) Minibus rental is only available to renters over the age of 25 holding category D1 on their licence.
Insurance is subject to an insurance excess. This excess is the amount that would be left as a deposit at the outset of a hire. The excess this is what the hirer would be liable for in the event of damage occurring to the hire vehicle, different vehicles attract different access levels; these levels are listed on the booking screen. Excess waivers are available.
As well as the full drivers licence the main driver must produce 2 forms of identification i.e. passport, utility bill, (utility bills must be no less than three months old) at least one confirming home address this should match the address on the drivers licence.
Payment is accepted by major credit or debit cards (card payment by 3rd parties is only accepted by prior arrangement. Cash payment is accepted but only if the excess deposit is paid by debit/credit card.
All vehicles are supplied with a full tank of fuel at the start of the hire. Customers may:-
All reservation must be cancelled 24 hours in advance or charges will apply, Charges vary from £25:00 – £50:00 depending on size of vehicle – For further information please ask a member of staff when reserving a vehicle
THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE PART OF THE RENTAL AGREEMENT