There are magnificent walks and cycling surrounding Doles Ash, while horse riding, golf, shooting and fishing are all available locally. There is something for all ages at Doles Ash. Dogs are welcome (sorry no dogs in Drakes Cottage) and in the shared grounds there is plenty of space and freedom to relax and enjoy the surroundings and in addition we have the following onsite facilities for exclusive use in our Dorset holiday cottages:-
Indoor heated swimming pool (11m x 6m) , please bring own swimming towels. The pool is available for guests staying at Doles Ash Farm – Sorry no visitors can use the pool facilities. With so few cottages you often get the pool to yourselves!
Games room with pool table, football table, table tennis, toys, books, family games, jigsaws, toddler toys and local information
Outdoor play field perfect for relaxing with climbing frame, BBQ, picnic tables, play house, goal post and mini ride ons
Tennis Court & Badminton Nets – please bring tennis rackets and balls and shuttlecocks
Laundry room with washing machines and coin operated tumble dryer, iron and ironing boards and hanging rail to dry wet coats and boots
Outdoor drying area
Miles of public footpaths from the farm across glorious open countryside. Please note there is a fenced duck pond in the grounds
Local village shop and dog friendly pubs
Local Dorset wildlife including Deer, Stoats, Bats & Badgers and our pets -Sheep, Alpacas, Pgymy Goats, Chickens, Ducks, Ducklings !!