Where to stay around Shaftesbury, GB?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 223 vacation rentals near Shaftesbury. From 111 Cottages to 111 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Shaftesbury for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

Can I rent Cottages in Shaftesbury?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 111 Cottages in Shaftesbury. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Shaftesbury include:

  • Bungalows: 111 rentals available
  • Cabins: 111 rentals available
  • Houses: 53 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Barns and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Shaftesbury?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 10 vacation rentals with pool available in Shaftesbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The friendly city of Shaftesbury awaits you

    The area's festivals and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Shaftesbury. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its bars and coffeehouses. Stonehenge and Salisbury Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

    Activities and attractions in Shaftesbury

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Shaftesbury has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Ashley Wood Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
    • Center Parcs Longleat Forest (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
    • Longleat Safari and Adventure Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
    • Wimborne Model Town (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
    • Royal Bath and West Showground (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)

    Attractions In and Around Shaftesbury

    First time in Shaftesbury and looking for places to see? Don't miss cultural highlights like Gold Hill Museum and Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Center Parcs Longleat Forest, Edmondsham House and Gardens and Priest's House Museum and Garden. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region like Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral or Old Sarum to your agenda.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Shaftesbury

    Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Shaftesbury is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Center Parcs Longleat Forest (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
    • Edmondsham House and Gardens (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
    • Priest's House Museum and Garden (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
    • Cathedral Close (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
    • Knoll Gardens (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)