Shaftesbury is an old market town with thatched roof cottages and sharp cobbled alleyways running down. Many buildings are made of green sandstone and the town was established around a nunnery started by Alfred the Great. You can Shaftesbury hotels with stunning view of the surrounds. Visit Park Walk or the Castle Park to experience a breathtaking view of the town. The striking undulated countryside of the Dorset- Wiltshire border is sprinkled with things to do and see. Book your hotels in Shaftesbury online to get the finest options.
Tourism is an important economy driver in Shaftesbury. You can see a lot of Iron Age earthworks and the best amongst them is the Battlesbury Camp, close to Warminster. This part of England is fairly unspoilt, and people who love nature and outdoor life can enjoy the area on bike or foot. Longleat House and Safari Park is amongst the most popular attractions in the country. This remarkable tourist destination with its cobbled boulevard, particularly Gold Street is worth a visit. Stay in Shaftesbury hotels close to the town centre. You can get all budget hotels in Shaftesbury conveniently.