Windsor - the locality

Windsor, being well served by roads and public transport, is ideally situated for touring the South East of England. For the sporting, Ascot and Henley are within easy reach and Windsor boasts its own racecourse. May sees the Royal Windsor Horse Show and many equestrian events take place in Windsor Great Park at Smith’s Lawn, a few miles from the town.

Racing at Ascot
The Savill Garden
In the Great Park, the tranquillity and horticultural delights of The Savill Garden offers an idyllic setting for a peaceful stroll and a light meal. Legoland, the most popular of amusement parks with young children, is open from mid-March to October and is situated on the outskirts of the town.


London is within easy reach with all the attractions of the capital from art to zoo. Windsor's proximity to London make it an ideal alternative base for those wishing to take advantage of the capital while having the freedom to explore a wider area – time for countryside, country houses and attractive villages.