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Big Cottages & Group Accommodation in Shaftesbury

Shaftesbury is a charming market town set atop the rolling hills and open fields of the beautiful Dorset countryside. With stunning views, nature walks, cosy pubs, and coastline to explore, there’s sure to be something to delight everyone. Our big cottages in Shaftesbury offer the perfect setting for exploring the outdoors, relaxing with friends, or celebrating a special occasion with family.

Whether you’re looking for a traditional cottage or a contemporary apartment with all the mod cons, we’ve got group accommodation to suit. Our collection of large cottages in and around Shaftesbury are ideal for group getaways and many feature extra luxury touches, like hot tubs, alfresco dining, and private roof terraces.

Wherever you’re based, make the most of Shaftesbury with a visit to one of the regular farmers’ markets, relaxing at a local café, and a leisurely stroll up Gold Hill, made famous by the ‘70s Hovis advert. The vibrant beach town of Bournemouth and picturesque Weymouth are also nearby and well worth a visit. If you’re looking for group accommodation near popular resorts and attractions, like Longleat House and Salisbury Cathedral, we can help with that too.

Best locations for a large cottage near Shaftesbury

Not sure where to stay around Shaftesbury? Whether you want to base yourself next to Shaftesbury, in a coastal town, or a bit closer to the Bournemouth nightlife, there are plenty of options to choose from. Here are some popular destinations for large cottages within easy reach of Shaftesbury.

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Shaftesbury Cottages & Lodges

  • Last Minute Cottages - Barn in Wiltshire

Dorset

Barn in Wiltshire

Ref: S486770

3
6
The peaceful hamlet of Sedgehill is a great spot for those wishing to get away from it all, while being well connected. Nearby Shaftesbury offers stunning views across pastureland and pretty streets, including the iconic Gold Hill, which is lined...

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£157

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  • Last Minute Cottages - House in Dorset

Dorset

House in Dorset

Ref: S234428

4
8
Twyford is a peaceful hamlet offering a slice of idyllic rural living, yet within easy reach of great amenities and attractions. The nearby market town of Shaftesbury, home to Gold Hill, which was used as the backdrop for the famous Hovis ad in...

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£265

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Barn in Dorset

Dorset

Barn in Dorset

Ref: S415767

3
6
Set within a working livery surrounded by 40 acres of rolling countryside, this peaceful spot is a great touring base. Local amenities can be found a short drive away and include a popular farm shop (2.3 miles) and pub (2 miles). The nearby market...

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£175

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Barn in Dorset

Dorset

Barn in Dorset

Ref: S233903

4
8
Situated in the heart of Dorset s beautiful landscape of rolling hills and open farmland affording wonderful walking, there are a network of footpaths directly from the property. The area offers a wealth of pretty villages, sandy beaches and a...

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£172

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Cottage in Dorset

Dorset

Cottage in Dorset

Ref: S677966

4
8
Amidst the splendid Dorset countryside lies the rural village of Melbury Abbas, where a beautifully restored barn conversion awaits. Located in the picturesque rolling hills and expansive farmland of Dorset, this property offers an ideal starting...

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£207

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Barn in Dorset

Dorset

Barn in Dorset

Ref: S233094

3
6
Situated in the heart of Dorset s beautiful landscape of rolling hills and open farmland affording wonderful walking, there are a network of footpaths directly from the property. The area offers a wealth of pretty villages, sandy beaches and a...

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£99

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  • Last Minute Cottages - The Milking Parlour

Dorset

The Milking Parlour

Ref: S123219

Reviews 4

3
6
Cools Farm is located close to Wiltshire tourism hotspots such as the Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury (Gold Hill & Abbey ruins) six miles away, and the cathedral city of Salisbury, Stourhead House and Gardens (National Trust), Longleat and Old...

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£95

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Hillside Cottage

Dorset

Hillside Cottage

Ref: S375260

Reviews 20

5
10
The picturesque town of Shaftesbury rests on the borders of Dorset and Wiltshire and is known for its glorious rolling hills and far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside. The town is home to wonderful and historical architecture, while...

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£231

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Samstone

Dorset

Samstone

Ref: S287454

Reviews 18

4
8
Ludwell is a beautiful village resting among the South Wiltshire countryside, home to a local shop, butchers, pub and church, and close to the popular town of Shaftesbury. Attractions surrounding the Cranborne Chase and the West Wiltshire Downs...

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£120

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Shaftesbury Cottage

Dorset

Shaftesbury Cottage

Ref: S230459

2
5

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Swallow

Dorset

Swallow

Ref: S272510

2
5
Ludwell can be found sitting in the countryside of South Wiltshire, with a plethora of walking and cycling routes all around well-worth exploring including Cranborne Chase and the West Wiltshire Downs. Alongside its good range of amenities, the...

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Motcombe Nursery

Dorset

Motcombe Nursery

Ref: S2514

3
5
The thriving village of Motcombe lies on the edge of North Dorset's Blackmore Vale, just 2 miles from the ancient hilltop town of Shaftesbury. Motcombe boasts its own friendly community store and Post Office, with a country pub close by. The local...

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Sloe Cottage

Dorset

Sloe Cottage

Ref: S37772

3
5
One of Dorset’s prettiest and most historic towns, Shaftesbury is perched on a spur of rolling green hills, and the views in all directions are without comparison. Lush green meadows, woodland glades, outstanding architecture are all within a...

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Majestic

Dorset

Majestic

Ref: S2421

2
6
Shaftesbury is a town in Dorset with views in all directions. The coast at Poole, Bournemouth and Lyme Regis are all less than 20 miles away making this area perfect for families.

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Bears Den

Dorset

Bears Den

Ref: S679421

3
6
Between Bowden and Shaftesbury in Dorset is where you'll find the charming village of East Stour. The village has a rich agricultural history, and it is also home to a number of convenient services, such as the Kings Arms Inn and the Crown Inn, as...

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  • Last Minute Cottages - The Barn

Dorset

The Barn

Ref: S2775

Reviews 17

3
6
The pretty and historic town of Shaftesbury in Devon offers wonderful views from Gold Hill (the famous Hovis advert was filmed here) and the ruins of Shaftesbury Abbey. Other attractions in the area include Longleat Safari Park, Bath and Stonehenge.

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Three Little Pigs, Motcombe

Dorset

Three Little Pigs, Motcombe

Ref: S237919

8
16
Murciano Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms. Gascon Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms. Mukota Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms. The Straw Bothy When the whole site is booked there is a table that comfortably seats 16 in The Straw Bothy. The Chuck Wagon, which comes with The Straw...

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Melbury House

Dorset

Melbury House

Ref: S141760

8
20
Melbury House is nestled in a peaceful, tranquil hamlet called Cranborne Chase, just outside Shaftsbury. Cranborne Chase is set in an area of outstanding natural beauty; outdoors enthusiasts will be in their element - whether it be fishing, horse...

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Pond

Dorset

Pond

Ref: S702966

3
6

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£126

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  • Last Minute Cottages - The Milking Parlour, SHAFTESBURY

Dorset

The Milking Parlour, SHAFTESBURY

Ref: S631746

3
6

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£108

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Samstone

Dorset

Samstone

Ref: S643201

4
8

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£137

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  • Last Minute Cottages - Hillside Cottage

Dorset

Hillside Cottage

Ref: S645310

5
10

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£264

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  • Last Minute Cottages - The Barn, Shaftesbury

Dorset

The Barn, Shaftesbury

Ref: S628236

3
6

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£140

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  • Last Minute Cottages - St James Cottage

Dorset

St James Cottage

Ref: S733716

3
6

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