The perfect private ‘getaway’ for couples, friends and business travellers!
Great Ashley Farm is a working farm with beef cows and horses. The farmhouse is surrounded by two acres of gardens and woodland, abundant with wildlife overlooking a large natural pond with grazing paddocks beyond. We offer tasteful, well appointed private en suite guest rooms and each room has it’s own front door. Breakfast is taken in the elegant farmhouse dining room overlooking gardens and woodland. We are in a beautiful tranquil rural location just 5 miles from the World Heritage Site of Bath and less than 2 miles from the Saxon town of Bradford-on-Avon and The Kennet & Avon Canal.
Great Ashley Farm is in a great location surrounded by National Trust properties, Stonehenge, Avebury, Wells, Cheddar, Glastonbury, Salisbury, Castle Combe, Lacock, MOD Corsham, Longleat & The Cotswolds are all within easy reach. Both Helen and Alex are Bradfordians so their knowledge of the area is extensive. They are always happy to help with local information including transport and some of the great places to eat in the area.
At Great Ashley Farm we offer two delightful self contained spacious bedroom suites, each room has been carefully coordinated to create a comfortable, welcoming, stylish feel & provide all the modern day amenities you would expect of a luxury farmhouse B&B including tasteful en-suite shower rooms with good showers, super king size beds, which can also be arranged at twin beds, with quality pocket sprung mattresses, crisp white linen, flat screen tv, well stocked hospitality trays, fridges, iron and iron boards. Parking is plentiful & wifi is free of charge.
Our Wiltshire Breakfast
Our Wiltshire breakfast is taken around the dining table in the elegant farmhouse dining room overlooking gardens and woodland where you can often watch deer, pheasants, squirrels and the odd hare. Church Farm Meats supply our bacon and sausages, Home Farm, South Wraxall supply our delicious organic eggs – their eggs make the most amazing scrambled eggs …..Everything is freshly cooked to order using our traditional Aga. We offer delicious bread and preserves are from Rose Farm in Wedmore, Somerset. If you like fruit in the mornings then why not try one of our fruit compote and creamy yoghurt, there are plenty of cereals, muesli and granola to choose from Individual diets can be catered for.
What better way to start the day . . .
For dinner you may wish to stroll across the field to our local pub ‘The Dog and Fox’ serving food Wednesday – Sunday Lunch or our neighbouring village of Winsley has a 17th century village pub, The Seven Stars, with an extensive menu and was runner up in The Bath Life Pub Awards 2009. Bradford-on-Avon is within easy reach and has some excellent pubs and restaurants. A comprehensive list can be found in each guest room.
Comfortable, stylish, private guest rooms
Choose from two luxurious bedroom suites, each of which has style, comfort and sophistication. Both suites benefit from their own private entrance and may also be used as twin rooms. One room is upstairs and one is on the groundfloor.
Rooms have extensive information wallets advising on places to eat along with places to visit. Tourist information is plentiful also.
- Each guest room has it own entrance – giving that extra bit of Independence
- Super king size beds, quality mattresses with toppers, crisp white linen & sumptuous duvets
- Fridge perfect for chilling beer, wine & medications
- Comprehensive information folders
- Spacious ensuite shower rooms
- Centrally heated guests rooms
- Iron and ironing boards
- Quality toiletries
- Flatscreen TVs
- Free WiFi access if you have your own computer
- Well stocked hospitality trays
- Surrounded by glorious Wiltshire countryside, access is easy from all directions, with plenty of safe off street parking.
- Cumberwell Park Golf Club a stroll down the lane
- Beautiful rural views
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World famous sites on our doorstep…
Visit the beautiful Georgian City of Bath with it’s famous Thermae Spa, The Cotswolds, Longleat, visit the ancient and mysterious Neolithic Stonehenge and Avebury, Castle Combe one of the most quintessential villages in England. Glastonbury & England’s smallest cathedral city Wells are also within easy reach.
We have such a myriad of National Trust properties near to us we are spoilt for choice. The Courts at Holt, Great Chalfield Manor, Avebury Manor, Lacock Abbey, The Fox Talbot Museum & Village, Prior Park, Dyrham Park, Westwood Manor and not forgetting Stourhead – some of these are in neighboring villages.
Wiltshire is home to a diverse range of fascinating and beautiful attractions in stunning rural surroundings. It’s easily accessible from the M3, M4 and M5 motorways and has the World Heritage site of Bath on its doorstep. Wiltshire combines excellent transport links with picture-perfect locations to provide a taste of country living at its best.
Great Ashley Farm really is a great base for exploring, touring or just relaxing and soaking up the lovely peaceful surroundings.
At Great Ashley Farm we are delighted to offer a choice of either award winning B&B in our elegant farmhouse, each room with it’s own front door set in lovely gardens and overlooking a large natural pond, or self catering in our beautifully converted farm building situated on edge of Great Ashley Farm and reach by it’s own private driveway off of a quiet country lane offering total independence.
Enjoy a little bit of country life……
The lovely unspoilt landscape that surrounds the farm is a haven for wildlife with hare, deer, pheasants, sparrow hawks, wild ducks, moorhens & partridge being frequent visitors. The house is surrounded by woodland which is home to so many birds, you will often hear the Woodpecker at work. Horses graze the fields around the house with cattle beyond. It’s hard to believe that within 15 minutes you can be in the World Heritage City of Bath or 10 minutes the Saxon town of Bradford on Avon.
Just down the lane is Cumberwell Park Golf Club – Wiltshire’s only 36 hole golf course, clubhouse starting points for all four 9 hole courses, so we’re perfect for quality golf holidays.
If you enjoy cycling we have a secure cycle lock up with plenty of literature and maps covering cycle routes in the area, bikes can be hired from TT Cycles in Bradford-on-Avon which is located just by the lock – the perfect place to join The beautiful Kennet and Avon Canal.
The farm is surrounded by footpaths and there are some stunning walks in the area, in fact too many to list. We do hold plenty of walking literature.
This is a great location for touring & exploring, cycling & walking, golfing or just relaxing. You won’t be disappointed!
Best prices when you book direct.
If you would like to book to stay at Great Ashley Farm please contact us directly or book on this site to receive the best prices