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Shaftesbury, England, United Kingdom

Top 10 hotels in Shaftesbury

Melbury Lodge
3.5 out of 5
Sherborne Causeway, Shaftesbury, England
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Amazing!!

"Excellent from start to finish, highly recommend Shaftesbury luxury lodges... friendly staff and great site"…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2019

Melbury Lodge
The Old Forge
3 out of 5
Chapel Hill, Compton Abbas, Dorset, Shaftesbury, England
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5/5Exceptional! (8 reviews)

"Owners of the property were fabulous Smitty’s that I was in was a wonderful little serviced apt unit If you love animals this is the place to be at Location was very convenient and lovely too"…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

The Old Forge
Applehay Studio
3.5 out of 5
Applehay, Church Green, Semley, Dorset, Shaftesbury, England
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5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)

"Beautiful property... very well equipped, hosts welcoming and helpful. Set in a picturesque village, local shop & pub very close by. Complimentary tea, coffee, milk & fruit were a lovely touch! We loved it!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2019

Applehay Studio
The Grove Arms
4 out of 5
The Grove Arms, Ludwell, Shaftesbury, England
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$76
per night
Feb 25 - Feb 26
4.3/5Excellent! (127 reviews)

"This place deserves more than an excellent rating if that were possible. The rooms, the food , the welcome, we had such a laugh with the head bar lady/waitress and the young blond girl! We were a party of 6 and a dog, and stayed 2 nights. Nothing was to much bother. Would return definitely. If I ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2019

The Grove Arms
Hardys Lodge
3.5 out of 5
Sherborne Causeway, Shaftesbury, England
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The Coppleridge Inn
3 out of 5
Elm Hill, Motcombe, Shaftesbury, England
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$103
per night
Feb 26 - Feb 27
4.5/5Wonderful! (79 reviews)

"Great rural setting. Very helpful and friendly staff. Bet amenable to accommodating our two dogs."…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2019

The Coppleridge Inn
Little Lodge
2.5 out of 5
Sherborne Causeway, Shaftesbury, England
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Gorgeous little lodge

"It was almost perfect. Highly recommend and I’d definitely stay there again. It’s advertised as “No Frills” but it’s got more Frills than your standard hotel room any day."…"

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2019

Little Lodge
Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
3 out of 5
Royal Chase Roundabout, Shaftesbury, England
$82
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
4/5Very Good! (156 reviews)

"Excellent night’s sleep in a comfy bed. Meals were excellent. What did I not like: nothing."…"

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2019

Best Western Shaftesbury The Royal Chase Hotel
Charming Shaftesbury Cottage With Huge Garden and Country Views
5/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)
Perfect in every way.

"What a lovely cottage and the nicest we have ever stayed in. It felt like a real home and not a holiday let with so many beautiful touches. Waking up and looking out at the stunning garden was a real pleasure. Very well equipped and it was even nicer than the pictures. I would totally recommend this ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2019

Charming Shaftesbury Cottage With Huge Garden and Country Views
The Fontmell
3.5 out of 5
Crown Hill, Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury, England
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$83
per night
Feb 25 - Feb 26
4.5/5Wonderful! (49 reviews)

"We stayed in room 6 with the freestanding bath and a very comfortable bed. Lovely accommodation with good breakfast options in the morning."…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2020

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Visiting Shaftesbury

Visitors to Shaftesbury are sure to enjoy the bars. Tourists can also enjoy the city's festivals and coffeehouses. Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral, and Old Sarum are some of the top sights around the area.

  • There are 18 hotels and other accommodations in Shaftesbury
  • The closest major airport is in Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), 21.7 mi (35 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), 34.8 mi (56.1 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Shaftesbury

The city's cultural venues include Gold Hill Museum and Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden. In the area, you'll also find Stonehenge and Salisbury Cathedral.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 18 hotels and other lodging accommodations to choose from in Shaftesbury. Here you'll find highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • La Fleur de Lys - Restaurant with rooms - This 4-star inn features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi. Expedia travelers love its convenient parking and comfortable rooms.
  • The Grosvenor Arms - Our customers like the convenient parking and room size at this hotel. This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a bar.
  • The Grove Arms - This 4-star inn features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its helpful staff and room size.

A popular place to see outside the city is Old Sarum, 17.5 mi/28.1 km from the heart of the city.

Dressing for Shaftesbury

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 52°F and the nighttime average to be 38°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 65°F during the day and 42°F at night
  • July through September averages 67°F during the day and 51°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 61°F during the day and 40°F at night
  • About 1.06 inches of rain falls on Shaftesbury each year
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 66°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 39°F

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