Activities & experiences
In the fresh country air of Summer Lodge, your mind inevitably turns to outdoor pursuits and inner peace. Here in the Dorset countryside, you can find almost any sporting activity or healing therapy. Nearby, you'll find opportunities for walking, cycling, horse riding, fishing and golf.
You don't have to leave our grounds to indulge in a bout of gentle – or not so gentle – exercise. We have our own heated indoor pool, a fully equipped gymnasium, bicycles, and in our stunning gardens you will find a croquet lawn, and an all-weather tennis court.
1 hour from Hotel d'Angleterre
Set in a long deep valley, Chamonix attracts expert skiers from all over the world. The lift system offers the greatest vertical drop anywhere in the world, with a host of very challenging runs. There’s a wealth of off-piste skiing, including the awesome Valley Blanche that starts near the summit of Mont Blanc.
1½ hours from Hotel d'Angleterre
Situated on a plateau above the Rhone Valley with magnificent views of Mont Blanc and the Eiger. Renowned for its sunshine, it’s perfect for beginners and boarders.