Ash Vale is a village in the borough of Guildford in Surrey and the larger, northern settlement of the civil parish of Ash. It is 7 miles from Guildford but is closer to the Hampshire towns of Aldershot and Farnborough, the centres of which are each about two miles away.

Transport

Ash Vale is on a direct link to London Waterloo by rail and is close to the A331 Blackwater Valley Relief Road offering access to the M3 and A31 to Farnham.

Entertainment

The Alpine Snowsports Centre in Aldershot offers fun for all the family with snowboarding, skiing and donutting as well as sledging. The Basingstoke Canal Visitor Centre is perfect for family days, exploring the canal or simply relaxing and watching the boats pass by, there is also a children’s trailblazer play area.


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Food & Drink

For places to eat, Ash Vale has The Swan, a no-nonsense chain pub with a menu of traditional British dishes and family friendly vibe and a variety of Indian restaurants and take-aways. For all your shopping needs, Aldershot town centre is nearby with Morrisons Supermarket as well as Tescos, Camberley is also close by with a variety of well known shops.

Schools

There are a range of nursery schools and primary schools in Ash Vale including Walsh Memorial C of E Infant and Junior schools and Ash Manor Secondary School. There are a range of colleges nearby including Merrist Wood near Guildford, Tomlinscote in Camberley and Farnborough College.