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Facilities, accommodation and taxis

Taxis
As we're in the middle of the beautiful countryside - we recommend giving the taxi firms a call with at least an hours notice. 
- Shaftesbury (North). Use 01747 prefix;
Hilltop: 855555, Country Cars: 850950, Shaftesbury Taxis: 855009, Hansom Cabs: 852020

- Blandford (South). Use 01258 prefix; 
Oakwood: 455555, Edwards: 860730

Accommodation
We have some beautiful places to see near us - so make a weekend of it and stay in a local B&B. Or you can camp over on the airfield under your wing! 
Foxpath B&B: Just a few miles away with views of the airfield! Pick up if possible. 
Park House Farm: Just up the road and in a lovely village with a great country pub. 
Farnham Farmhouse: Ten minutes away on a farm where you can also enjoy natural therapies. 
The Paddocks B&B: A walk (if you are good at hills!) away or short drive. Complete with a private garden. 
The Retreat: In the centre of Shaftesbury to lots to walk to. Owners can collect from the airfield. 

Oakland B&B: Great for two travelers located in Shaftesbury with beautiful views.

Number 5 B&B: Located in the centre of Shaftesbury, only two minutes walk to Gold Hill.

Local Activities
Cycling: Free delivery of bikes for rent in Shaftesbury, ideal to explore the countryside. 
Motorcycle Training: With 'Maverick Motorcycles'. CBT or advanced. Can collect from the airfield. 
Horseriding: Tollard Park Riding School - just a few minutes away from the airfield. 
Flying! You could treat your passenger, or yourself, to a flight in something a bit different. 
Walking: There are some lovely walks that start from the airfield, and in an AONB. 
Shaftesbury: A quaint market town with cafes, individual shops a lovely park walk and the famous Gold Hill.

Tollard Royal: A beautiful walk around the Larmer Tree Gardens, only 3.4 miles away from the Airfield. 

 

 




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