Local Gems in the Thames Valley
The Crowne Plaza Marlow is ideally located for exploring many attractions throughout the Thames Valley area including;
Set in a unique riverside location near Marlow, Longridge provides a range of exciting water sports and land-based activities aimed at young people of all abilities. Visit www.longridge-uk.org for more information.
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The historic town of Windsor is just 20 minutes by car from the hotel and is home to the largest inhabited castle in the world, Windsor Castle one of the Queen’s official residence. You can also try Windsor Royal Shopping; stop by for one of the Monday Night race nights or a river cruise on the Thames. Visit www.windsor.gov.uk for more information.
LEGOLAND® Windsor LEGOLAND® Windsor is a theme park dedicated to children aged 3-12 years old. An inspirational land where the kids are the heroes. It's a family attraction like no other, the fun never stops and imagination knows no bounds. With over 55 interactive rides, live shows, building workshops, driving schools and attractions, all set in 150 acres of beautiful parkland, it is a unique family theme park.Visit www.legoland.co.uk for more information.
Home to one of the most famous racecourses and festivals in the world, Royal Ascot. Visit www.ascot.co.uk for more information.
Marlow Rowing Club
Marlow Rowing Club is an amateur rowing club, on the River Thames in England. It is situated on the southern bank of the Thames at Marlow, Buckinghamshire just beside Marlow Bridge and on the reach above Marlow Lock. Marlow Rowing Club, founded in 1871, is one of the main rowing and sculling centres in England. Members of the Club have represented Great Britain in the Olympic Games and World Championships. Visit www.marlowrowingclub.org.uk.
Home to the River & Rowing Museum and the world famous Henley Regatta & Festival every year. Visit www.rrm.co.uk for more information on the museum and www.hrr.co.uk/regatta for details on the Regatta.
A modern world-class rowing and flat-water canoeing centre set in spectacular 450-acres of parkland near Windsor and home to the rowing fixtures in London Olympics 2012. Visit www.dorneylake.co.uk for more information.
Marlow Rugby Club
A stone’s throw away from Crowne Plaza Marlow is Marlow Rugby Club, with fantastic facilities for sports teams to do their pre-match warm ups. Visit www.marlowrfc.com for more information.
Harleyford Golf Club is set within the Harleyford Estate, a haven of peace and tranquility, Harleyford provides a feeling of exclusivity but a friendly and sociable atmosphere. Visit www.harleyfordgolf.co.uk for more information.
Chiltern Valley Winery and Brewery
If the opportunity to taste some of the finest English wines and a selection of superb cask and bottle conditioned ales or liqueurs appeals, then a visit to Chiltern Valley Winery and Brewery is guaranteed to be a memorable experience. Visit www.chilternvalley.co.uk for more information.
Surrounded by woodland in the heart of the Chilterns countryside, this much-loved home of a Victorian Prime Minister also hides a secret wartime history just waiting to be discovered. Visit www.nationaltrust.org.uk/hughendenmanor for more information.
The city of dreaming Spires, home to one of the best universities in the world, Oxford & Oxford University is just 30 minutes away by car from the hotel.
Spend a day in the capital city of London, just a train ride away from the hotel from Marlow into Paddington via Maidenhead.