Shaftesbury Vineyard Holidays – Sample A Bottle, Sleep In A Barrel

More Britons have discovered wine during the lockdown. Wine sales increased by 30% last year. And this summer, Visit Dorset is expecting increased visitor numbers.

It’s perfect timing for the owner of the Melbury Vale Winery. Clare Pestell is offering wine lovers a treat at her Shaftesbury retreat.

A ‘barrel’ room

Visitors can sample local wines and then sleep over in a giant wine barrel. Alfred went to visit the quirky accommodation.