Windsor Castle is the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world, which makes it a must see attraction when visiting the area. Take a tour of the castle and be given the opportunity to explore many of its spectacular rooms and interiors. Within the castle precincts sits St George’s Chapel the place of rest for many monarch’s including Henry Vlll. For further information on opening times and ticket sales please visit www.royalcollection.org.uk
The Windsor Great Park stretches over 2020 hectares of parkland and is owed by the Crown Estate. This includes the Deer park which provides venison to our Farm Shop. The park’s game keepers also provide our butchery with seasonal game from the park. There are many beautiful areas of the park which are open to the public such as Virginia Waters and Savill Gardens. If you are feeling adventurous the view from the copper horse at the top of the long walk is breath taking. And when you are in need of refreshments we are just a short distance away.
LEGOLAND Windsor Resort is a theme park dedicated to children aged 3-12 years. Set in 150 acres of beautiful park land it boasts over 55 interactive rides making it a unique family day out. The resort recently opened its own hotel in the centre of the park in 2012. LEGOLAND is approximately just 3.5 miles from The Windsor Farm Shop. For further information, opening times and booking fees visit www.legoland.co.uk
Ascot Racecourse is best known for Royal Ascot week, which takes place each year in the month of June. The magnificent grounds host some of the most prestigious races in the world. It is a great opportunity for both men and women to get dressed up and absorb the atmosphere. Members of the Royal Family can be seen as they take part in the Royal procession to signal the start of the race meeting. The race course is situated on Ascot High Street approximately 7 miles from The Windsor Farm Shop. The course hosts many other less formal race meetings throughout the year, including the family day and festival of food and wine. For more information on upcoming race meetings please visit www.ascot.co.uk
Runnymede-on-Thames is a 4 star hotel and award winning spa resting on the banks of the River Thames. It is the ideal location for visitors to the area, only 3 miles from The Windsor Farm Shop and just a few miles to the town centre. The hotel provides a family friendly atmosphere and comfortable place to settle for the night. For further information visit www.runnymedehotel.com
Local open top tour buses run a hop on, hop off bus service around Windsor, taking you past all the historic sites our town has to offer. The Bus stops just outside the farm shop so is a perfect opportunity to stop off for refreshments or a spot of lunch in our Coffee Shop away from the hustle and bustle of the busy town centre before hopping back on to continue your journey. For details of bus fares and timetable please visit www.city-sightseeing.com