Many of Dorset’s most popular attractions can be found close to Cranborne, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Wimborne Minster and the much-loved Kingston Lacy House. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum and Wilton House.
If you are ready to grab a bargain, explore the various stores at the Castle Point Shopping Centre in Bournemouth.
If you’re a sports lover, be sure to catch Cranborne favorites, the A.F.C. Bournemouth, take to the field in nearby Fitness First Stadium, Bournemouth. On weekends the stadium is filled with red and black, as soccer fans join together to cheer on their home-grown heroes.
Finding somewhere convenient to unpack your bags around Cranborne is simple. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Legacy Rose and Crown Hotel, Salisbury, the Mercure White Hart Salisbury, and the Grasmere House Hotel, Salisbury.