Whether you're staying in Berkshire for business or pleasure, you'll find there's so much to see and do to keep you entertained for days on end. From art to shopping, Berkshire has a wealth of attractions to suit everyone's taste. Welford Park in Newbury, for example, bursts into bloom every spring with Snowdrop Woods, which is stunningly beautiful with its early spring carpet of flowers. Maidenhead is home to the Maidenhead Viaduct, built by Isambard Kingdom Brunel in 1838 as well as holding a regatta every August. For an overnight, weekend or longer stay, a Best Western hotel break in Berkshire is a budget-friendly choice for visitors, whether you're here for a business meeting in Reading or are off to the family-friendly attraction of Legoland with the kids!
When it comes to attractions in Berkshire, you're genuinely spoilt for choice. Windsor Castle was built in the 11th century by William the Conqueror after the Norman invasion of England and is the largest inhabited castle in the world. Rebuilt by Charles II, renovated by George III and George IV, thousands of visitors flock to Windsor castle every year to admire Baroque interiors and Gothic furnishings.
Basildon Park in Lower Basildon is just 3km from Goring On Thames. Built in 1776, the Georgian mansion was rescued by Lord and lady Iliffe in the 1950s. Now owned by the National Trust and a Grade I listed building it, has been lovingly restored with 18th century fixtures and fittings that are typical of the period. The Palladian style mansion with its fine fabrics and furniture makes for an entertaining and rewarding day out.
Elsewhere, Legoland theme park and themed hotel is just four miles away from the M4 and three miles away from Windsor Castle. Legoland has more than 50 interactive rides and exhibitions and is perfect for children up to 12 years old. With Wet and Wild water rides, pirate trails and building workshops set amongst 150 acres of stunning parkland, Legoland is a fun filled family day out.
Best Western Hotels in Berkshire
Best Western hotels in Berkshire contain everything you need to ensure your break is as relaxing and as pleasant as possible. Facilities include restaurants, bars and health and fitness suites while rooms have tea and coffee making facilities, room service and WiFi.