Windsor Racecourse is situated in Windsor, Berkshire, it was designed specifically as a Thoroughbred horse racing venue and has a fantastic heritage. 700 years ago, then known as Windsor Great Park, it was enclosed as a royal hunting ground where horse races organised between the kings of England took place during the reign of Henry VIII.
Just a short car journey from Windsor Racecourse is Taplow House Hotel, a beautifully British country house hotel in Buckinghamshire, featuring 32 elegant, period-style rooms and suites, an outside terrace, and a restaurant for dining, ideal for a relaxing short break. All set in six stunning acres of parkland! The perfect destination if you’re after a day out at Windsor Races.
A Thrilling Day Out
Windsor Racecourse is typically known for its roaring racing days and has a packed calendar of racing fixtures. It offers the ultimate race day experience, is one of only three ‘figure of eight’ racecourses in the UK, and is proud to be the only racecourse located on an island, which means you can arrive in style by catching a riverboat from Windsor town centre.
Not a sports fan? Outside of horse racing fixtures, Windsor Race Course hosts a string of exciting events throughout the year, such as fun runs and charity cycling events, music concerts, wedding fairs, picnics, and more!
Set in 165 acres of stunning Berkshire countryside, this glorious venue with its charming atmosphere is also ideal for hire for big events and special occasions.
Where is Windsor Racecourse?
Set on the River Thames and in the shadow of Windsor Castle, Windsor Racecourse is located on Maidenhead Road, Windsor. When trying to choose Windsor racecourse hotels for an upcoming event or race meet, consider Taplow House Hotel as it is just a 17-minute drive away.
Why choose Taplow House Hotel?
Impeccable service, extremely comfortable bedrooms and the finest food and drink served in The Restaurant or on The Terrace and surrounded by six acres of serene countryside. What more could you want when looking at places to stay near Windsor Racecourse?
Our guest for a night or two…. Each room is unique with its own character and charm. Accommodation ranges from classic rooms that are perfectly appointed for whatever you need up to our gorgeous Windsor Suite situated on the top floor overlooking our beautiful grounds and boasting a relaxing lounge with not one but two bathrooms and a king-size bed, perfect for those celebratory occasions.
Dining at Taplow House Hotel is a must. Food is our passion, and we want to share it with you. Our Restaurant, Bar and Terrace are open to both hotel residents and non-residents for breakfast, lunch, all day dining, afternoon tea and dinner. Perfectly located with views over the grounds and on a good day, you’ll be lucky enough to spot some of the Taplow Deer that have made our grounds their home!
If you’ve got an upcoming celebration, private dinner or life event, our experienced and talented team can offer a variety of options to suit all of your individual needs whilst nestled in the beautiful Buckinghamshire countryside.
Whether you’re popping in for afternoon tea, after a spot of lunch or a romantic evening for two, Taplow House Hotel is less than an hour from London. The pretty village of Taplow has something to offer everyone. Definitely worth a stay to make sure you have the opportunity to enjoy all that Taplow House and its surrounding areas of Buckinghamshire and Berkshire has to offer...