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Mapledurham House & Watermill [Historic House]

Mapledurham, Reading

Mapledurham House & Watermill, Mapledurham, Reading, Berkshire

Historic home of the Blount family for over 500 years, Mapledurham House is a beautiful Elizabethan mansion. The house contains a fine collection of paintings, portraits, original ceilings and great oak staircases. The beautiful private family... more

The Berkshire Golf Club (Red) [Golf Course]

Swinley Road, Ascot

The Berkshire Golf Club (Red), Swinley Road, Ascot, Berkshire

Some favour the 6,139-yard par 72 Red course that has six par threes, six fours and six fives, but the entire 36-hole complex at The Berkshire is a joy offering great variety where accuracy is rewarded. Set deep in the Bracknell Forest the courses... more

Englefield House [Garden]

Englefield, Theale, Reading

Englefield House, Englefield, Reading, Berkshire

This 9 acre garden at Englefield House falls from the woodland area with magnolia, rhododendron, azalea, acer, camellia and many other species. Below are the two terraces enclosed in grey stone balustrades, built in 1860 with wide staircases, mixed... more

Ascot Racecourse [Attraction / Activity]

Ascot

Ascot Racecourse, Ascot, Berkshire

Everyone’s heard of Ascot, not least because the TV news can’t resist showing footage of those elaborate hats sported by the ladies each summer. Royal Ascot in June is, undoubtedly, the highlight of the year for this Berkshire attraction but there... more

Donnington Valley Hotel [Golf Course]

Old Oxford Road, Newbury

Donnington Valley Hotel, Old Oxford Road, Newbury, Berkshire

Donnington Valley Golf is a parkland course is set in beautiful rolling countryside with a challenging 6353 yards, 18 hole, par 71 from the back tees. Although some of the holes are quite forgiving the closing four holes are regarded as one of the... more

Windsor Castle [Attraction / Activity]

Windsor

Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire


Explore one of the Seven Wonders of Britain Windsor Castle, one of three official residences of The Queen, has been home to the Sovereign for over 900 years and not only is it the largest inhabited castle in the world but is the... more

Shaw House [Museum / Art Gallery]

Church Road, Shaw, Newbury

Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury, Berkshire


Discover the fascinating Shaw house, West Berkshire Shaw House was built in 1581 by Newbury clothier Thomas Dolman. This fine Elizabethan building has enjoyed a colourful past from a Duke’s country retreat to a school. It was... more

Goring & Streatley Golf club [Golf Course]

Rectory Road, Streatley-on-Thames

Goring & Streatley Golf club, Rectory Road, Streatley-on-Thames, Berkshire

Established in 1895 and designed by Harry Colt, Goring and Streatley Golf Club boasts panoramic views of the Thames Valley. It's reputation rests on the quality of the course, notably the subtlety of the greens, but it has also undergone a long-term... more

Shaw House [Historic House]

Church Road, Shaw, Newbury

Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury, Berkshire


Discover the facinating Shaw house, West Berkshire Shaw House was built in 1581 by Newbury clothier Thomas Dolman. This fine Elizabethan building has enjoyed a colourful past from a Duke’s country retreat to a school. It was... more

Donnington Valley Hotel [Spa]

Old Oxford Road, Newbury

Donnington Valley Hotel, Old Oxford Road, Newbury, Berkshire

Donnington Valley Spa is the perfect lifestyle destination, a privately owned country retreat in the heart of Berkshire. Take time out in our sanctuary as we welcome you with a drink of your choice accompanied by a light breakfast, before we... more

East Berkshire Golf Club [Golf Course]

Ravenswood Avenue, Crowthorne

East Berkshire Golf Club, Ravenswood Avenue, Crowthorne, Berkshire

East Berkshire was created on a 100-acre desolate heathland site by Peter Paxton from Musselburgh in 1903 and is a typical Berkshire-Surrey-Hampshire course featuring tree-lined fairways, gorse, heather, excellent greens and easy walking. Doglegs,... more

Newbury Racecourse PLC [Attraction / Activity]

Newbury

Newbury Racecourse PLC, Newbury, Berkshire

Perhaps the biggest testament to how good a racecourse Newbury is comes with the news that it has been voted Racecourse of the Year five times in a row – no other has come close to matching that accolade. The key to Newbury’s popularity is that it... more

The Vineyard [Spa]

stockcross, Newbury

The Vineyard, stockcross, Newbury, Berkshire

The Vineyard Spa is a luxury 5 Bubbles Spa that is situated in Newbury, Berkshire. About an hour from London, it’s the perfect location to escape the city for a relaxing spa day or get away. From the moment you slip into your fluffy robe and... more

Bearwood Lakes Golf Club [Golf Course]

Bearwood Road, Sindlesham, Wokingham

Bearwood Lakes Golf Club, Bearwood Road, Wokingham, Berkshire

Bearwood Lakes, designed by Martin Hawtree in 1996 on the estate of a beautiful Jacobean-style mansion, is an outstanding course that has made full use of the established parkland, tripping through mature trees with skilfully designed and cleverly... more

Sunningdale Golf Club (New) [Golf Course]

Ridgemount Road, Sunningdale, Ascot

Sunningdale Golf Club (New), Ridgemount Road, Ascot, Berkshire

Sunningdale New course was created by Harry Colt in 1923 to cater for the increasing needs of members and is friendlier than the established original layout. It is more open, encourages driving and the trees do not encroach the fairways as much. ... more

Wellington Country Park [Attraction / Activity]

Odiham Road, Riseley, Reading

Wellington Country Park, Odiham Road, Reading, Berkshire

Across 350 acres of parkland, Wellington Country Park presents the biggest outdoor play opportunities in Berkshire. It has an absolute mass of things to do for kids up to about the age of eight. With an adventure playground, toddler area, sandpits,... more

The Berkshire Golf Club (Blue) [Golf Course]

Swinley Road, Ascot

The Berkshire Golf Club (Blue), Swinley Road, Ascot, Berkshire

Be aware of the tough start to the 6,260-yard par 71 Blue – a monster 217-yard par three to a distant green that lies beyond a heather-covered valley. Other memorable holes include the 199-yard tenth and the imposing 452-yard 16th – one of a testing... more

Swinley Forest Golf Club [Golf Course]

Coronation Road, Ascot

Swinley Forest Golf Club, Coronation Road, Ascot, Berkshire

A sweeping drive from an elevated first tee to the left of the clubhouse is the start of one of golf’s most memorable rounds through an exceptional Surrey heathland course. Tranquil, exclusive with few members and fewer golfers so the course remains... more

Sunningdale Golf Club (Old) [Golf Course]

Ridgemount Road, Sunningdale, Ascot

Sunningdale Golf Club (Old), Ridgemount Road, Ascot, Berkshire

Sunningdale's two Harry Colt-designed courses in the Surrey-Berkshire heathland belt where quality courses abound are among the best and most exclusive. The Old course has held many championships and has become a world-class venue. The immaculate,... more

Basildon Park [Historic House]

Lower Basildon, Reading

Basildon Park, Lower Basildon, Reading, Berkshire


Discover the life and times of a beautiful Berkshire Mansion This Berkshire Palladian mansion was rescued from ruin by Lord and Lady Illife back in 1952 who set about restoring it and scouring the country for 18th century artworks... more

Windsor Castle [Historic House]

Windsor

Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire


Explore one of the Seven Wonders of Britain Windsor Castle, one of three official residences of The Queen, has been home to the Sovereign for over 900 years and not only is it the largest inhabited castle in the world but is the... more

Literary Tour of Oxford [Attraction / Activity]

Oxford

Literary Tour of Oxford, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Oxford’s magic has inspired generations of creative writers, some of them internationally famous, like J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis, others known to a more restricted but discerning readership, like Philip Larkin and Beerbohm himself. The... more

West Wycombe Park, Village & Hill [Historic House]

West Wycombe

West Wycombe Park, Village & Hill, West Wycombe, Buckinghamshire


Discover the fantastic West Wycombe Park The house at West Wycombe Park is among the most theatrical and Italianate in England, its facades formed as classical temples. It is the home of the Hell-Fire Club and was created by Sir... more

West Wycombe Park, Village & Hill [Garden]

West Wycombe

West Wycombe Park, Village & Hill, West Wycombe, Buckinghamshire


Discover the fantastic West Wycombe Park West Wycombe Park and gardens were created by Sir Frances Dashwood, founder of the Dilettanti Society in the mid-18th century. New fieldwork has produced evidence of a number of important... more

The Spa at The Randolph [Spa]

Beaumont Street, Oxford

The Spa at The Randolph, Beaumont Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Everyone needs to indulge themselves from time to time, which is why The Spa at The Randolph is such a happy find. This Oxford-based landmark, a host to prime ministers and presidents down the years, has a luxurious spa to match its stylish hotel... more

The Vyne [Garden]

Vyne Road, Sherborne St John, Basingstoke

The Vyne, Vyne Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire


Discover centuries of gardening history at The Vyne Attractive gardens surround the 16th century Vyne house. The gardens are home to several stunning features such as a walled garden and glass house beautiful lawns, herbaceous... more

The Vyne [Historic House]

Vyne Road, Sherborne St John, Basingstoke

The Vyne, Vyne Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire


Discover centuries of history at The Vyne The Vyne was built in the 16th century for Lord Sandys, Henry VIII´s Lord Chamberlain. The masterpiece of the building is the central staircase by John Chute, with its fluted columns, all... more

Highclere Castle [Garden]

Highclere, Newbury

Highclere Castle, Highclere, Newbury, Hampshire

Set within a Capability Brown inspired park, Highclere Castle gardens are hidden from view. Gravel paths lead to the Monks Garden with plantings of roses,lavender, penstemons and a summer wild flower bed. Espaliered medlar, quince and fig trees line... more

Highclere Castle [Historic House]

Highclere, Newbury

Highclere Castle, Highclere, Newbury, Hampshire

Highclere Castle is the ancestral home of the Earls of Carnarvon. In the 1830s the 3rd Earl commissioned Sir Charles Barry to transform the original Georgian house into this soaring pinnacled mansion. The splendid State Rooms are rich in treasures... more

East Berkshire Golf Club [Golf Course]

Ravenswood Avenue, Crowthorne

East Berkshire Golf Club, Ravenswood Avenue, Crowthorne, Berkshire

East Berkshire was created on a 100-acre desolate heathland site by Peter Paxton from Musselburgh in 1903 and is a typical Berkshire-Surrey-Hampshire course featuring tree-lined fairways, gorse, heather, excellent greens and easy walking. Doglegs,... more

Hughenden [Garden]

High Wycombe

Hughenden, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire


Explore the beautifully renovated gardens at Hughenden Hughenden Manor garden is re-created from the colourful 1860s designs of Benjamin Disraeli´s wife, Mary Anne, used as his private retreat from the rigours of parliamentary life... more

Hughenden [Historic House]

High Wycombe

Hughenden, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire


Discover the beautiful world of Hughenden Hughenden Manor was the home of Victorian Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli from 1848 until his death in 1881. Most of his furniture, pictures and books remain here, his private retreat from... more

Tylney Hall Hotel [Spa]

Rotherwick, Hook

Tylney Hall Hotel, Rotherwick, Hook, Hampshire

The Health and Beauty Spa at Tylney Hall truly is the ideal retreat for a relaxing pamper break. Set around a charming courtyard, complete with fountain, the Health and Beauty Suite has everything needed for a relaxing break. The highly trained team... more

West Green House Garden [Garden]

West Green, Hartley Wintney

West Green House Garden, West Green, Hartley Wintney, Hampshire


Explore the celebrated West Green House Garden West Green House Garden demonstrates how creative energy is poured into gardening. It is a garden with a special and distinctive sense of place, made by Marylyn Abbott. It has a... more

Cliveden National Trust [Garden]

Cliveden Road, Taplow, Maidenhead

Cliveden National Trust, Cliveden Road, Maidenhead, Buckinghamshire


Explore the fantastic gardens of Cliveden Set high above the River Thames with far-reaching views, these beautiful gardens at Cliveden in Berkshire capture the grandeur of a bygone age. Stroll through a series of impressive gardens,... more

Farmer Gow´s [Attraction / Activity]

Fernham Road, Longcot, Faringdon

Farmer Gow´s, Fernham Road, Faringdon, Oxfordshire

Farmer Gow´s, the much loved open farm in Oxfordshire, looks forward to welcoming you. Friendly, fun and a real ´hands on´ experience, Farmer Gow´s is a great place for a family day out. The farm´s speciality is its ´Meet the Animals´, held daily at... more

North Hants Golf Club [Golf Course]

Minley Road, Fleet

North Hants Golf Club, Minley Road, Fleet, Hampshire

North Hants is a classic Hampshire-Surrey border course tucked among pine and silver birch trees, rhododendrons, heather, broom and gorse. Used as a regional qualifier for The Open, and home of the Hampshire Hog and the Hampshire Rose. Justin Rose... more

The Berkshire Golf Club (Red) [Golf Course]

Swinley Road, Ascot

The Berkshire Golf Club (Red), Swinley Road, Ascot, Berkshire

Some favour the 6,139-yard par 72 Red course that has six par threes, six fours and six fives, but the entire 36-hole complex at The Berkshire is a joy offering great variety where accuracy is rewarded. Set deep in the Bracknell Forest the courses... more

The Berkshire Golf Club (Blue) [Golf Course]

Swinley Road, Ascot

The Berkshire Golf Club (Blue), Swinley Road, Ascot, Berkshire

Be aware of the tough start to the 6,260-yard par 71 Blue – a monster 217-yard par three to a distant green that lies beyond a heather-covered valley. Other memorable holes include the 199-yard tenth and the imposing 452-yard 16th – one of a testing... more

Ascot Racecourse [Attraction / Activity]

Ascot

Ascot Racecourse, Ascot, Berkshire

Everyone’s heard of Ascot, not least because the TV news can’t resist showing footage of those elaborate hats sported by the ladies each summer. Royal Ascot in June is, undoubtedly, the highlight of the year for this Berkshire attraction but there... more

Swinley Forest Golf Club [Golf Course]

Coronation Road, Ascot

Swinley Forest Golf Club, Coronation Road, Ascot, Berkshire

A sweeping drive from an elevated first tee to the left of the clubhouse is the start of one of golf’s most memorable rounds through an exceptional Surrey heathland course. Tranquil, exclusive with few members and fewer golfers so the course remains... more

The Spa at Pennyhill Park [Spa]

London Road, Bagshot

The Spa at Pennyhill Park, London Road, Bagshot, Surrey

Size matters at The Spa at Pennyhill Park. One of the largest in the UK, the 21 spacious treatment rooms and seemingly endless array of heat experiences yield an impressive all-round wellbeing experience. Some of the UK's top sportspeople are known... more

Hartwell House Hotel, Restaurant & Spa [Spa]

Oxford Road, Aylesbury

Hartwell House Hotel, Restaurant & Spa, Oxford Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

The Hartwell Spa is situated just 100 yards from the hotel and has become an integral part of a relaxing stay at this popular country hotel. Swim in the warm clear water of the inviting pool, lined with blue mosaic tiles or relax in the steam room,... more

Waddesdon Manor [Historic House]

Waddesdon, Aylesbury

Waddesdon Manor, Waddesdon, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire


Discover the Beautiful Waddesdon Manor To visit the glorious faux French chateau that is Waddesdon Manor is a lesson in how the gilded rich used to live their lives. Built for Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild in the late 19th century,... more

Waddesdon Manor [Garden]

Waddesdon, Aylesbury

Waddesdon Manor, Waddesdon, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire


Discover the Beautiful Waddesdon Manor and gardens Waddesdon Manor and gardens were bequeathed to the National Trust by the Rothschilds in 1957. The garden today is essentially the one laid out by Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild and... more

Rousham House [Garden]

Rousham, The Dower House, Rousham, Bicester

Rousham House, Rousham, Bicester, Oxfordshire

One of England's finest gardens, Rousham House garden was first designed in 1738 by William Kent and represents the initial phase of English landscape design. One of the few gardens to have escaped alteration over the years. Original features... more

Windsor Castle [Attraction / Activity]

Windsor

Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire


Explore one of the Seven Wonders of Britain Windsor Castle, one of three official residences of The Queen, has been home to the Sovereign for over 900 years and not only is it the largest inhabited castle in the world but is the... more

Windsor Castle [Historic House]

Windsor

Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire


Explore one of the Seven Wonders of Britain Windsor Castle, one of three official residences of The Queen, has been home to the Sovereign for over 900 years and not only is it the largest inhabited castle in the world but is the... more

Stoke Park [Golf Course]

Park Road, Taplow, Stoke Poges

Stoke Park, Park Road, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire

Stoke Park, a 27-hole course with three distinct nines, features one of the special clubhouses, a sporting, leisure and hotel facility of quality, and was the backdrop for the James Bond movie Goldfinger. The original 18 holes on the 300-acre estate,... more

Stoke Park Spa [Spa]

Park Road, Stoke Poges

Stoke Park Spa, Park Road, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire

The ability to reel off award after award is proof that Stoke Park Spa is something of a shining star in the beauty world. Marked out as a top wellness destination, the five-star spa is a lesson in show-stopping service and design. Mirroring the... more

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