Accommodation in Windsor

Accommodation

As a delegate attending an EACTS Academy Course you are responsible for making your own arrangements for accommodation. Please see below a list of accommodation in the area or close to EACTS House. You will need to contact them directly to make your booking or alternatively contact the Royal Windsor Information Centre. Please note EACTS House is a two minute walk from Windsor Castle.

EACTS has set up a booking service for the Courses with the Royal Windsor Information Centre (Tourism Office). For further information regarding the categories of accommodation available as well as an on-line booking service please click here.

Please click here for a downloadable printable map of hotels and EACTS House.

Hotels

MacDonald Hotel – 0.3miles from EACTS House (2 minutes walking). 4 Star.
Telephone: +44 1753 483100

Mercure Windsor Hotel – 0.3miles from EACTS House (6minutes walking). 4 Star.
Telephone: +44 1753 252800

Harte and Garter – 0.2miles from EACTS House (5 minutes walking). 4 Star.
Telephone: +44 844 855 9131

The Royal Adelaide – 0.3miles from EACTS House (6 minutes walking). 4 Star.
Telephone: +44 1753 863916

Sir Christopher Wren Hotel – 0.6miles from EACTS House (11 minutes walking).
Telephone: +44 1753 442400

Travel Lodge Central Windsor – 0.5miles from EACTS House (10 minutes walking). 4 Star. (Please note you cannot book this hotel through Royal Windsor Information Centre (RWIC)).
Telephone: +44 8719 846331

Holiday Inn Express – 0.7miles from EACTS House (13 minutes walking).
Telephone: +44 141-3330545

Bed & Breakfast

The Swan – 1.2 miles from EACTS House (23 minutes walking).
Telephone: +44 1753 862069

Bernabó B&B – 0.8 miles from EACTS House (15 minutes walking).
Telephone: +44 1753 861741

Oscar Lodge – 0.8 miles from EACTS House (15 minutes walking).
Telephone: +44 1753 830613

The Trooper Inn – 0.5 miles from EACTS House (10 minutes walking).
Telephone: +44 01753 670123

windsor

How To Find Us

How to reach Windsor and EACTS house

The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead is just 30 miles west of London with Heathrow Airport just 15 minutes’ drive away. Luton and Gatwick airports are within an hour’s drive. The whole of the Royal Borough is easily accessible via the major motorway networks of the M3, M4, M25 and M40 and is well served by public transport.

EACTS House is located in Madeira Walk, SL4 1EU. Madeira Walk is located off Victoria Road and Windsor High Street. Click here for map.

By plane

The Royal Borough is easily accessible from London’s airports and just 12 miles from London Heathrow airport.

London Heathrow Airport

Heathrow Airport +44 (0)8700 000123.
From Heathrow Terminal 5 take either the 77 or 71 Bus directly into the centre of Windsor (approximately 1 hour 15 minutes). There is no direct bus link between Heathrow Central Bus Station and Windsor town centre – it is necessary to take 75/76 service and change at Slough.

If travelling outside scheduled bus operating hours it may be advisable to take a taxi from Heathrow to Windsor; call Windsor Cars +44 (0)1753 677 677.

London Gatwick Airport

Gatwick Airport +44 (0)8700 002 468.
From Gatwick Airport take the train to Clapham Junction then a train to Windsor and Eton Riverside (approx 1.5 hours). Alternatively, take the National Express connecting service to Heathrow Airport, then the Bus 77 to Windsor town centre.
Useful websites: National Rail; National Express; First Group Bus

London Stansted Airport

Stansted Airport +44 (0)8700 000 303
From Stansted Airport, take Stansted Express train to Liverpool Street Station then Circle Line underground train to London Paddington station, then a train to Slough where there is a branchline service to Windsor and Eton Central station taking you right into the heart of the town. Alternatively, take the National Express coach service to London Victoria and then the Green Line 702 bus service to Windsor town centre.
Useful websites: Stansted Express; TFL – Underground; National Rail; National Express; Green Line Bus

London Luton

London Luton Airport +44 (0)1582 402 100
From London Luton Airport take Greenline 757 Bus service to London Victoria then the Greenline 702 service to Windsor Town Centre.
Useful website: Green Line Bus

London City

London City Airport (+44) 020 7646 0088
From London City Airport take the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) to Canning Town then take the Jubilee Line underground train to London Waterloo. From London Waterloo take the direct train service to Windsor and Eton Riverside Station.
Useful websites: TFL – Underground; National Rail

By rail

Windsor is served by two train stations, Windsor & Eton Central and Windsor & Eton Riverside. First Great Western operates from London Paddington to Windsor and Eton Central station involving a change at Slough (minimum journey time 25 minutes). A frequent shuttle service runs between Slough and Windsor. To search the full timetable for the London Paddington to Windsor service via Slough visit the First Great Western website.

South West Trains operates a direct service from London Waterloo to Windsor and Eton Riverside station. Journey time approximately 55 minutes. To search the full timetable for the London Waterloo to Windsor service visit the South West Trains website.

By car

Please note that there is no parking at EACTS house – Click here for further information on local public car parking. (The nearest car park is Victoria Street).

The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead is very accessible by road and can be reached from all directions by motorways and major
‘A’ roads.

Motorways

  • The most accessible motorway is the M4, with Windsor being just 1 mile from Junction 6.
  • On the M4, Windsor is situated 24 miles from London, 26 miles from Reading and 90 miles from Bristol and South Wales.
  • As well as the M4, Windsor is only 5 miles from Junction 13 of the M25 London circular motorway making its access to the outskirts London and other motorway links very easy

Local ‘A’ roads

  • From Staines take the A308 (9 miles west) or from Maidenhead (6 miles east).
  • From Ascot take the A332 (6 miles south) or from Slough (3 miles north).
  • From Henley take the A404(M) via M4 West Junction 8/9 (18 miles).