Savvy holidaymakers have been quick off the mark and bookings are already coming in thick and fast for 2017, and in particular the next few months. So dare we say…you need to Spring into action!?
Especially as we’re offering £100 off a 3-night or more stay between now and 24th March, It would be rude not to! CALL US NOW FOR LAST MINUTE AVAILABILITY ON THE FEB HALF-TERM!
And if you fancy a February half term break or Easter excursion then our school holiday breaks offer excellent value for money, and even include a whole host of organised family-friendly activities.
Activities for all the family
Enjoy explorations of the beautiful Dorset countryside with nature walks, discover Easter eggs hidden around the grounds with a treasure hunt and get hands-on learning how to plant and tend to a range of vegetables at the gardening club. Click here for more information.
Horses for courses
If you’re looking to bring your horse on holiday too, you can do just that at Greenwood Grange. We have a horse shelter and paddock onsite, for up to two horses and there are various countryside hacking routes locally. Click here for more information.
Eating Out in Dorset
We don’t have a restaurant here at Greenwood, but we do have a handy list of award winning local venues that will be serving up amazing food! Alternatively, if you’re looking to enjoy a meal inside your accommodation, we’ve got a list of local places you can stock up on gorgeous organic produce, from chicken to spuds, and some caterers that deliver gorgeous local pre-prepared food to cottages for your arrival!
The Wise Man
TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5/5 Stars
Traditional village pub meets rustic gastro cuisine, The Wise Man is situated in the heart of the pretty village of West Stafford, only two miles from Dorchester, Philip and the team ensure a friendly welcome to all and will endeavour to make your visit a memorable one. Their head chef Leigh leads a passionate team who endeavour to create great flavours and experiences. All of their dishes are made in house using the freshest ingredients and where possible we always buy local and in season. To sum up our menu its a collision of world flavours with rural Dorset and Great British Classics.
The Sun Inn
TripAdvisor Rating: 4/5 Stars
Now a family owned Free House run by Shelley and staff, offering genuine hospitality with the emphasis on simple, but great food and drink. There is a new larger menu for this winter with an excellent selection, from sizzling Fajitas or Venison Sausages to Sirlion & Stilton Salad or chicken and avocado Ciabatta, an extensive vegetarian selection and lots more to run alongside the carvery and all 7 days a week. There are also the Chef’s daily blackboard specials and a fine selection of wines by the glass there is something for everyone.
The Poet Laureate
TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5/5 Stars
The food is home-cooked and, where possible, the ingredients are sourced locally from the family farm, friends or trusted specialist suppliers. The wines have been chosen to complement the menu, and there is always a range of excellent guest ales on tap. Since they returned to their home county of Dorset six years ago, Alex and Nicky have become even more passionate about producing the very best food at accessible prices, as well as extending a friendly welcome in a homely environment to locals and visitors alike.
Eating in at Greenwood Grange
Prefer to eat in on this occasion? Here’s a variety of places to pick up the goods and some caterers that are happy to deliver!
Dorset Farmer’s Market
There is a great range of fresh, local loveliness for sale at each Dorset Farmers’ Market. You can bring a shopping list and chat with their farmers, producers and growers directly to find out just what you are buying!
A small company creating quality meals and desserts, made using the finest local ingredients, that proves you can enjoy convenience without compromising on quality.
Rebecca Green Catering
Great food and bespoke service for all budget ranges! No compromise on ingredients or suppliers regardless of their clients
Organic Meat: http://angelcottageorganics.co.uk/
Organic Veg: http://www.goldhillorganics.co.uk/