Popular Lettings in Windsor
Highlights in Windsor
- A history rich in royal traditions
- A bucolic setting on the banks of the Thames
- A lively destination
- Tasty discoveries
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Holiday rentals and lettings in Windsor
Renting accommodation in Windsor will allow you to fully appreciate the so British atmosphere of this beautiful tourist city in the United Kingdom. It houses one of the castles of the British royal family built by William the Conqueror in the 11th century. In the heart of the city, on the banks of the Thames or scattered in the gentle Berkshire countryside around, Windsor's locations will make it easy for you to discover the city and its surroundings. If you stay a few days in Windsor, take the opportunity to spend a day in London, for example, easily accessible in less than 45 minutes by train
Location and orientation
Nestled in the beautiful countryside of the Royal County of Berkshire 45 km west of London, Windsor, London's favourite picturesque resort, is located on the banks of the Thames. Invested by the British royal family since time immemorial and recently highlighted by the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Windsor boasts a majestic and fascinating historical heritage. Its unfailing link with the royal family can be found in the names of its streets and pubs such as the Queen's walkway, the Queen Charlotte Street, the Queen Charlotte pub, the Duchess of Cambridge pub or the famous Lillibet's Café...
The best way to get to Windsor is to take the Eurostar to London St. Pancras station, then take the metro to Waterloo station and take a train to Windsor and Eton Riverside. Once there, buses, taxis, car or even bicycle rental will allow you to get around easily.
A royal destination for history and monarchy enthusiasts
Windsor has a remarkable historical attraction, its immense castle, the favourite residence of Queen Elizabeth II. This medieval fortress, which dominates the city and shelters fabulous treasures, is regularly visited by the Queen on weekends. A thematic activity trail is available for children on Saturdays and during school holidays.Water sports on the Thames
If the weather is good, discover a rural nature during a boat trip on the Thames, or, for the bravest, in rowing or kayaking.Taste the Fudge Kitchen
Fudges are British confectionery and specialities, all made from salted caramel for the traditional version. The shop located at 20 Thames St is one of the best addresses. A caloric but nevertheless delicious experience!Let's get into gin, Elizabeth II's favourite drink
The queen is said to have a weakness for gin, her favourite drink. That's why you'll find the best gin in England in Windsor. The Queen Charlotte pub even created one for Prince Harry's wedding, called "Ginger Gin". To be consumed in moderation....
Stay in Windsor, following in the footsteps of the British Royal Family
Top 5 things to do
Few buildings can boast such a rich history as Windsor Castle. This medieval fortress of 52,000 m2, whose construction began in the 11th century, has 1000 rooms and incredible treasures. Don't worry, only the northern part can be visited! A pretty garden offers a relaxing and bucolic stopover to mark your visit as well as the changing of the guard. Windsor Castle is the Queen's second home and she comes here almost every weekend.2. Entering the Chapel of St. George
You will fall under the spell of the sumptuous architecture of St George's Chapel, a masterpiece of Gothic architecture that houses the graves of several English sovereigns. This marvellous building, with its stained glass windows rich in refined details, was the setting for several royal weddings, the most recent of which was that of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.3. Discover the royal farm
The "Windsor Farm Shop" is the Queen's farm, located on the other side of the castle. It markets the food produced on the royal estate. Eggs, jams, poultry... we come to fill up with local products in a unique but royal atmosphere, that goes without saying!4. Entering the prestigious Eton College
Crossing the bridge is the small town of Eton, whose atmosphere is reminiscent of Harry Potter movies. Eton College, one of the most famous schools in the world created in 1440 by Henri VI and reserved for boys, has seen high historical figures, great writers and more recently royal figures such as William and Harry parade on its benches.5. A family day in LEGOLAND
Spread over 60 hectares, this huge family theme park, equipped with nearly 55 million of the famous bricks, will appeal to children aged 2 to 12. About fifty attractions await you, sensational rides, playgrounds and breathtaking Lego reconstructions.
FAQ: Frequently asked questions about holiday rentals in Windsor
Based on our data, Windsor has an average price of £168.09 per night, which is a relatively high one for a city in the United Kingdom.Which month allows you to save the most on holiday rentals?
According to our most recent historical data, the months that allow you to save the most in Windsor are March, February, and April, with average prices from £146.99, £151.43 and £162.98, respectively.In which months is it more expensive to rent a holiday letting in Windsor?
When it comes to looking for a holiday rental in Windsor, the most expesnive months are, in descending order, December, September and August with average prices per night of £180.48, £179.7, and £177.96, respectively.Are there usually many holiday lettings available in Windsor?
When visiting Windsor we recommend you to think ahead, as 75% of rentals are usually booked, according to last year's data.Which months offer the highest availability?
May, March, and June are, in order of highest to lowest, the months that present the the largest number of properties free, with respective average availability figures of 43%, 42.4% and 37.6%.During which months are there fewer rentals available in Windsor?
According to data from 2019, the months when it is most difficult to find accommodation in Windsor are, in order, August (with 3.8% of available rentals), September (4.5%), and October (12.25%).How many holiday lettings does Holidu have in Windsor?
We have collected the holiday rentals and lettings from 9 different partners in Windsor, so we can offer you around 190 properties. You're going to have a hard time choosing!