Dorset Historic Interest and Gardens

Dorchester  & Weymouth Area Athlehampton House & Gardens A Quintessential manor house with a labyrinth of gardens each with their own theme. Water forms the recurring feature with fountains, pools and the River Piddle. In the area you will also find Minterne Gardens, Maiden Castle Earthworks, Kingston Maurward Gardens, Abbotsbury and the Jurassic Coastline. The […]

2018 Rates now available to book online

Our dates and rates for 2018 are now available online to book at www.dolesashfarm.co.uk Prime dates do sell fast so hurry book now! There is lots to do at Doles Ash Farm Holiday Cottages to keep everyone entertained such as Indoor heated pool, games room, play field with mini rideons, tennis court, miles of public footpaths and close to […]

Family Friendly Holidays in Dorset

Self catering accommodation gives your family the space, privacy and freedom to plan the day as you wish. As parents we know how important family holidays are and here at Doles Ash Farm Holiday cottages we try to make your holiday as relaxing and as enjoyable as possible. We offer a safe environment for children […]

How well do you know Dorset?

How well do you know Dorset? With its perfect mix of history, countryside and coastline there are miles of sceneryto explore and activities to do appealing to holiday makers with a variety of interests. A lover of long walks and orienteering expeditions?Why not walk the Jurassic Coast and witness the array of wildlife, dramatic cliff-tops […]

2019 Dates available to book online

Bookings are coming in thick and fast for next year. We have 7 cottages that sleep 2 – 11 people and all dates and rates are available to book direct with us online. Our short breaks are available all year apart from school holidays and are generally Friday – Monday (3 nights) or Monday – […]

Top things to do at Doles Ash with your Top Dog!

Top things to do at Doles ash with your Top dog!We welcome dogs and have 3 dogs of our own! We believe that dogs need a holiday too and below are our ideas for a great doggy break in one of our Dorset Holiday Cottages! Visit a local dog friendly attraction There are lots of […]

Our favourite TOP 10 local Dorset attractions

Tank Museum https://www.tankmuseum.org/home Brings history to life and has the world’s best collection on display. Sometimes there are special events on and live tank displays –  see website for info.  This is really enjoyable for the whole family! Monkey World http://www.monkeyworld.org/ Close to the Tank Museum – if you have loads of energy you could […]

Doles Ash is Award Winning !

We are proud to of recently won a Bronze award for Dorset Best Self Catering 2019. It was a fantastic night and great to be recognised for all the hard work that we have done over the last few years. Tom and Janice Styles collected the award as Sam and Richard were taking a well earned […]

Dorset self-catering holiday cottage – The Stables

The Stables Cottage, Dorset self-catering holiday cottage Saturday Arrival Sleeps 6 with 1 double bedroom and 2 twin bedded rooms This holiday cottage is a very comfortable split-level barn conversion over 3 floors which provides spacious accommodation. There is a well-equipped modern kitchen with dining area, steps up to the sitting room with wood-burning stove […]

Dorset self-catering holiday cottage – Orchard House

Orchard House, Dorset self-catering holiday cottage Saturday Arrival Sleeps 6 with 1 double bedroom and 2 twin bedded rooms This spacious conversion within the former barn offers attractive accommodation on two floors. The holiday cottage has a large living/dining room with wood-burning stove, fitted kitchen, bathrooms with over bath shower and a pretty ground floor […]