A few of the nearby attractions include:
The Hardy Trail – Enabling you to discover Thomas Hardy’s Wessex, a must for Hardy & literary fans in general
Gold Hill, Shaftesbury – The iconic & picturesque street made famous by the Hovis adverts (7 miles)
Sherborne Castle – A historic house reflecting a glorious variety of decorative styles from over 400 years of British history (11 miles)
The Jurassic Coast – A world heritage site covering 95 miles of stunning coastline with rocks recording 185 million years of history (30 miles)
Stonehenge – A fascinating prehistoric monument estimated to date back to 3100 BCE (31 miles)
The Crown Inn is also a registered Brit Stops host site (site reference SW117), offering free overnight parking & fresh water supply in our large carpark. Please call ahead to secure a spot.