Frequently Asked Questions

Arrival and departure times

Arrival is from 3pm and departure is by 10am. We do have a late arrival procedure if you are arriving
after Reception has closed, please ask for more details.

Is there WiFi ?

Yes free WiFi is available across the complex, mobile phone signal does vary depending on your network
provider.

Are beds made up / is linen provided?

Yes, beds are made up for your arrival, we also provide bath and hand towels but you will need to bring
your own swimming towels if you are using the pool. We don’t provide cot bedding. Travel cots are
approximately 74cm x 105cm.

What temperature is the pool and what time is it open?

The water temperature is 30 degrees and the pool is open to residents from 7am – 10pm daily. The
pool is 4ft 6” at its deepest.

What supermarkets deliver?

Waitrose, Sainsbury’s, Tesco and Asda all deliver, we just ask that you book a slot after your arrival time
please.

What’s provided in the kitchen?

The kitchens are fully equipped and we provide washing up liquid, dishwasher tablets, laundry powder,
bin and food composting bags, salt and pepper. We also provide j cloths, sponges, tea towels and oven
gloves. Cleaning materials are available upon request.

What’s provided in the bathrooms?

Complementary soap, shampoo, conditioner and body wash and 1 loo roll per bathroom.

Is there a pub within walking distance?

The nearest pubs are either the Wise Man at West Stafford or The Blue Vinny in Puddletown, both are
around 5 minutes away in the car, you can walk to them but its down unlit country lanes or through the
forest.

Do you have parking?

Yes there is plenty of parking onsite

Do you hire bikes?

We have a local company who will deliver hired bikes out to you www.weymouthbikehire.co.uk we have
bicycle storage on-site.

Where can I buy a newspaper?

The Londis in Puddletown is open from 7am until 8pm daily

Where is the nearest beach?

Weymouth is the nearest sandy beach and is approximately 8 miles away

Do you have Sky, if not which pubs show ‘big sporting’ events?

We don’t have Sky on site, just Freeview, or you can log into your own Netflix account. Goldies pub is on
the High street in Dorchester and The Sydney Arms Is just opposite Dorchester Hospital, both show live
sports.

How many dogs can we bring along?

A maximum of two well behaved standard sized dogs are allowed in each of our dog friendly properties.