Boathouse19, overlooking the River Thames and Windsor Castle beyond, really is the ultimate in luxury self catering accommodation. Convenient for Ascot, Henley, Marlow, the nearby Chiltern Hills, Legoland, London and of course Windsor Castle itself and only 30 minutes from Heathrow airport. Sleeps 6 plus 1.
Boathouse19 has nestled on the banks of the River Thames for over two hundred years. Formerly an Old Etonian Boathouse, it has been totally restored to compliment many original features with the addition of plentiful modern essentials. Luxurious bedroom suites, a large modern kitchen, a dining room with river views, a waterfront 'room' and decking - a unique and unusual place to stay on the River Thames, overlooking Windsor Castle.
Step outside your door, and you are in the heart of the enchanting village of Eton and across the bridge you will find all that Windsor has to offer, an extensive choice of attractions and things to do. The Theatre Royal, Windsor Great Park, The Royal Windsor Wheel, Eton College and a little further afield Ascot racecourse, Henley on Thames, home to the Royal Regatta, Legoland, Thorpe Park and Chessington World of Adventures. For those wanting fewer thrills, the nearby Chilterns Hills offer superb walking country and a plentiful supply of lovely country pubs and restaurants to choose from.
Accommodation: There are three double room suites and a further 'stow away' single bedroom for the fifth or seventh guest. The main suites are:
The Admirals Den, located on the top floor with two stunning be-spoke bathrooms, a lounge and dressing area and panoramic views across to Windsor Castle and along the Thames.
The Captain's Hideaway, a kingsize bed, a huge double bath, stripped wooden floors and large folding window, the Captain's Den is everything you could wish for.
The Lieutenants Courtyard, another luxurious king size double bedroom with bath and wet room with power shower.
An additional single bedroom, the Stow-away Snug with 'day bed mattress' is available.
Boathouse19 can also be used for wedding and pre-wedding celebrations - bespoke packages can be arranged.