FAQs

Questions and Answers

What are the 2019 dates?

Saturday 1st to Friday 7th June 2019
Saturday 8th to Friday 14th June 2019
Saturday 6th to Friday 12th July 2019
Saturday 13th to Friday 19th July 2019
Saturday 7th to Friday 13th September 2019
Saturday 14th to Friday 20th September 2019

Are the holidays on an island?

No, the holidays are based at Holton Lee, a beautiful estate set in tranquil countryside on the edge of Poole Harbour.

How much will my holiday cost?

The holidays are subsidised through the efforts of the volunteer fund raisers and therefore cost only £250.00 per guest per week all inclusive. Sponsorship may also be available through our partnership with Wimborne Rotary Club

Do I qualify for a Green Island Holiday Trust holiday?

The holidays are available to anyone who has a disability with priority given to those who live in Dorset and Hampshire.

Will my disability be suitable for a Green Island Holiday Trust holiday?

We are willing to consider most disabilities.  Our Coordinators will visit you to discuss your care needs once you have filled in a booking form.

Will applications from groups be considered?

Yes

How many other guests will be in the group with me?

Four.

How many volunteer carers will be looking after me?

Six.

How long are the holidays?

They start on Saturday and finish the following Friday morning.

Do I have to provide my own transport to get to and from Holton Lee?

Yes.

Is there anything to do while I am on holiday?

Yes lots. We organise many activities which may include bird watching, boat trips, art and crafts, pony and trap riding and lots more.

What is the accommodation like?

You will be staying in one of two adjacent holiday cottages. Both cottages have fully accessible accommodation on the ground floor, in addition to some bedrooms upstairs.

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