Aquila Heights Guest House is situated in a quiet location within easy reach of Dorchester's historical town centre and all its facilities and amenities.
Excellent Breakfast menu, serving freshly cooked to order using the finest local produce in season wherever possible.
Ground floor two-roomed suite with full facilities for disabled guests and wheelchair users.
Guests are welcome to picnic in our secluded garden and patio whenever weather permits or to bring home a takeway (or have delivered).
Guest lounge to relax and unwind at the end of a busy day.
Central for touring Dorset's abundance of historical sites, places of interest, gardens, museums and neighbouring towns and exploring our World Heritage Jurassic coastline and beautiful undulating countryside.
An ideal location for walking and cycling our hundreds of miles of way-marked footpaths and bridleways.
On Sustrans National Cyclist Network's Cycle Route2 and very near Route26. Secure overnight cycle storage and drying facilities. A peaceful night's sleep with just ahort walk into the town centre. Freshly made packed lunches can be available on request.
Why not bring your passport and link to France with cycle-west.com for the new Tour de Manche cycling adventure!
Free car park for guests plus no yellow line or permit parking restrictions on street parking in this area.
A warm welcome is always assured.
Spacious, light and airy en-suite bedrooms.
Set in a quiet location with panoramic views.
South-Facing with Excellent Views
Single Bedroom with its own Private Shower Room
Superior with Shower Room En-suite
Superior with Dual Aspect
Disabled Facilities: There are disabled facilities. 2 roomed ground floor suite to sleep up to 4 with full facilities for the elderly, disabled and wheelchair users.
Level access direct from our car park. Seated level-deck shower en-suite.
Pet Facilities: Pets are allowed.
We now allow guests to bring one well behaved dog with its own bed if guests are staying in our Ground floor suite. We have no pets of our own so the rest of the house is completely pet free.
Special Diets Provision: Special diets are catered for. There are several vegetarian choices on our Award Winning Breakfast menu, plus given information a little in advance, we endeavour to cater for even unusual dietary requirements.
Smoking Facilities: Smoking is not allowed. Guests are welcome to smoke on the patio and in our enclosed garden.
Aquila Heights is easy to find from all directions by following the brown tourist signs for "Maiden Castle", from the A35 Dorchester bypass. Stay on the A35 to turn onto the B3147, at the roundabout junction by Dorchester Town Football Club's Weymouth Avenue stadium. Maiden Castle Road is then the first turning left from this approach road into Dorchester. Aquila Heights Guest House is about 550yds along on the right hand side, on the facing corner of the second turning on the right into Florence Road.
Main line Trains from London Waterloo (into Dorchester South Station) and Bristol (into Dorchester West Station) Both staions are 8-10 minute walk to Aquila or 2 minutes by Taxi. Bus and Coach Station at Dorchester South train station. Local town service bus stop is outside Aquila Heights.
Bus stop for No's 10, 31 and Sureline to Weymouth and No 31 west along the coast to Exeter + other destinations is just a 5 minutes walk away in Weymouth Avenue. Buses for Yeovil, Sherborne and Salisbury etc from Bus station or town centre.