Places 2 Stay
- Sir Christopher Wren
The master architect may never have lived here, but if he did he would have enjoyed the 17th century architecture, river terrace and adjoining spa.
- The Harte & Garter
Location, location, location…views over Windsor Castle, and in the heart of the shops, bar and restaurants of historic Windsor. Don't miss the stained glass windows of Falstaff and other characters from the Merry Wives of Windsor.
- The Christopher
A homely coaching inn dating back to 1711, it has a lovely location on Eton's High Street and well located for visiting the school or enjoying the restaurants & galleries on this side of the river.
A money-no-object luxury bolthole for very very special occasions. Wake up to swans at you window and historic views of the Windsor Castle.
Further afield…but worth the journey
- Crazy Bear
Crazy by name…crazy by nature. It has to be seen to be believed, but if you like eccentric luxury hotels then this could be for you. You won't forget this place in a hurry! They have Persian pony skin cladding the walls of the bar as an example of what you may encounter here…
- Oakley Court
Used by the French Resistance during WWII, this chateau style Windsor hotel is more recognizable from the world of film including Dracula, St.Trinian's and Rocky Horror Picture Show.
Scene of the infamous Profumo Affair, and a croquet lawn built on champagne bottles. Guests have included every British monarch since George I as well as Charlie Chaplin, Winston Churchill, Harold Macmillan, President Roosevelt, George Bernard Shaw. If you choose not to stay then you can tour the National Trust grounds of this Italianate style palace.
- Coworth Park
If you usually rest your head at the Dorchester when in London, then this sister property modeled on a grand country estate will make you feel at home…spa, Michelin starred restaurant and top notch service….at top notch prices.
- Pennyhill Park
Spa, golf course and fantastic restaurant. The England rugby team usually resides here when not on tour, which may be a good or bad thing dependent upon your tastes…