Shaftesbury is a charming hillside town in Dorset, near the border with Wiltshire. You'll find plenty of great historical sites in the town and local area, such as the famous Stonehenge stone circle, only 30 minutes away. You can also enjoy attractions such as the local Gold Hill Museum or Shaftesbury Abbey & Gardens. Plus, you'll be right on the Cranborne Chase hill range, giving you plenty of terrific options for getting out and about with your canine companion.
At Dog Friendly Cottages, we know how important it is to have your dog by your side for all your adventures. That's why we offer a range of dog-friendly cottages in Shaftesbury for you to choose from. We have luxury cabins and secluded cottages for private getaways, or spacious farmhouses and modern barn conversions with plenty of room for all the family.
Our Shaftesbury dog-friendly cottages are all perfectly situated to make the most of Dorset. If you want to immerse yourself in the rural life of the South West, there are plenty of great local events, from the Dorset County Show to local cheese festivals and agricultural shows. Or sample local wine at Melbury Vale Vinyard. Whatever type of holiday you want, Shaftesbury has plenty to do and see.
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