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Best Hotels in Shaftesbury

What's Shaftesbury like?

Shaftesbury is a welcoming city where you can spend time checking out the the bars. Take in the local culture of Shaftesbury at Gold Hill Museum and Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden. Discover the surrounding area with sights like Wardour Castle and Larmer Tree Gardens.

How to get to Shaftesbury

What is the closest airport to Shaftesbury?

  • • Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), 21.7 mi (35 km) from central Shaftesbury

Things to see and do in Shaftesbury

What is there to see near Shaftesbury?:

  • • Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden (0.9 mi/1.4 km from the city centre)
  • • Stourhead Garden (9.3 mi/14.9 km from the city centre)
  • • Wardour Castle (4.5 mi/7.2 km from the city centre)
  • • Sturminster Newton Mill (8.2 mi/13.2 km from the city centre)

What is there to do near Shaftesbury?:

  • • Gold Hill Museum (0.8 mi/1.3 km from the city centre)
  • • Larmer Tree Gardens (5.3 mi/8.5 km from the city centre)
  • • Messums Wiltshire (6.4 mi/10.4 km from the city centre)

When is the best time to visit Shaftesbury?

  • • Hottest months: August, July, September, June (average 19°C)
  • • Coldest months: February, January, March, December (average 4°C)
  • • Rainiest months: August, July, September and January (average 86.17 inches of rainfall)