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…

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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 – Friday (4 nights) if you…

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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 scenery to 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,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Christmas and New Year 2016

Cosy up in-front of a wood burning stove, play family games and table tennis competitions in our games room or why not take a dip on our indoor heated pool, there is lots to do for all the family at Doles Ash this Xmas. Only Drakes cottage left now for the Xmas period and Stables…

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Dorset Villages

There are many local picturesque Dorset villages and Autumn is the perfect time to enjoy them when the area is a little quieter after the Summer season. Visit Milton Abbas with its row of thatched houses and traditional county pub or the pretty village of Cerne Abbas with its famous giant on the hill which…

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Some of our favourite Dorset Beaches

Some of our Beach favourites near Doles Ash Farm Holiday Cottages Weymouth Weymouth is a traditional seaside resort with a large sandy beach. The safe shallow waters are ideal for swimming, and a range of other activities are on offer during the summer, from donkey rides to Punch and Judy shows. The town centre is…