This exquisite riverside property is south facing, child friendly, and approximately 20 minutes pleasant country walk from all amenities in Old Windsor, it is 5 minutes drive from central Windsor and ten minutes from Slough Station for the fast 17 minutes trains to Central London. You can see Windsor Castle from the adjoining country Lane. There is a safety fence on the riverside of the ample lawned garden.
We are very proud of the reviews we receive from our past guests. There are many reviews on our own website as well as TripAdvisor, Homeaway, Holiday Lettings and VRBO websites. Please read them if you wish and email us if you need any other information. Pixie Place has received a 4 Star rating from the 'Visit Britain Tourist Board'.
Pixie Place details:
The principle rooms; lounge, conservatory, decking and 1 twin bedroom enjoy river views
This family house consists of an integral conservatory, lounge and dining area, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a study/office and sleeps up to 7 people. A luxury rollaway bed is available for the 7th guest and can be situated in the study or in the very spacious master bedroom. Pixie Place is nestled amongst manicured gardens, shrubbery and a sprawling pink rose bush along the river wall.
The entire property is centrally heated. Free WiFi is included. Ample off road parking is available.
Additional cleaning can be arranged on request.
Large entrance hallway: Laminate wood flooring, precious oriental ‘Mother of Pearl’ furniture. A cloakroom comprising WC, modern ceramic wash hand basin with limestone floor and wall tiling, recessed down-lighter spot lights.
Riverside Lounge, south facing, bright, with laminate wood flooring with hand-made oriental carpet,leather sofas and footstool, cocktail cabinet with crystal glasses. This room has a superb triple aspect, crystal chandelier, views over the well fenced gardens and the river. Double sliding doors opening onto raised and decked Riverside terrace with dining table for 8 people.
The refined lounge and dining areas are luxuriously appointed with high quality furnishings, antique parquetry dining table for 6, 42' flat screen TV, SKY and SKY Movies Family package, DVD player.
The integral conservatory is 300 sq feet, with laminate wood flooring, air conditioned for heating or cooling overlooking the river with direct access to the exterior decking and lounge. It offers sumptuous seating to enjoy the British life on the river in total comfort and relaxation. It is home from home.
Study/Office: Should you require privacy for any computer work, this room is an en excellent facility to carry out tasks needing a private environment with antique oak desk and good lighting.
Alternatively, this space can be used as the sleeping area for the 7th guest.
Enormous master bedroom tastefully decorated with high quality furnishings, a luxury quality super king size bed plus wardrobes and full length mirror. Flat screen television. Two hair dryers are provided.
The en-suite bathroom has a power shower, WC, vanity unit, bidet.
The two twin bedrooms, each with twin single beds and fitted wardrobes.
One of the twin bedrooms has views of the river.
Large family bathroom comprising WC, ceramic sink with large mirror fronted vanity units over, full bath tub, walk in shower cabinet with power shower, vertical mounted radiator/towel rail, window overlooking garden and river.
Fully equipped kitchen comprising sink unit with mixer taps to polished surfaces with moulded drawers, extensive range of matching eye and base level units, brushed steel oven with microwave, large fridge freezer, dishwasher, gas hob and electric oven, washing machine and separate dryer, electric kettle, coffee machine & toaster, liquidiser, rice maker, juicer All cutlery, crockery, utensils, glassware, etc are provided including pans and ovenware.
There is also a glass topped breakfast table for 4 people, laminated flooring, with door accessing Riverside and gardens.
Recycling receptacles are stationed discretely at the side of the property.
Dine alfresco privately and secluded for breakfast on the decking, lunch or dinner as the balcony has a smart wooden dining table for 6 with views of the river, passing boats and barges, swans, ducks, the Lock Keepers station. The elevated decking area is south facing, has a sun awning and parasol.
London Heathrow is a 15 minute drive
Information on airport collection and car hire is available.
The Channel Tunnel is 1.5 hours' drive
Several motorways are within 3 miles from the house.
There are 5 railways stations within three miles of the property.
A car is recommended. The taxi service from the house is very reliable, excellent and economical.
Things to do:
Royal Windsor is the No1 tourist town in the United Kingdom with activites all year round.
We have created a hard copy folder in the Study/Office including many leaflets and ideas for the whole family's entertainment. There is also the tourist office in the Royal Railway Station in Windsor, with more leaflets, maps and information.
The Royal Borough features beautiful countryside with more than 1,000 acres of National Trust land in the north and 4,800 acres of Crown land in the south. So if you enjoy spending time outdoors you can find many paths for walking, cycling and a good day out in the Windsor and Maidenhead area or on the tracks along the river.
Legoland is a 15 Minute drive from Pixie Place
Windsor Castle, Eton, the Magna Carta Monument, Frogmore House are all within a short drive from Pixie Place.
There are numerous opportunities for fishing, and boating and the towpath walks still retain their rural charm.
If you are a golfer there are many golf courses within a short drive.
Central London is accessible by frequent trains or buses, within 20 to 40 minutes ride.
What's included in the cost:
- Arrival and departure cleaning.
- Bed linens and towels.
- Baby cots and high chairs are available on request.
- Air conditioning (in the conservatory cooling / heating) and central heating throughout.
- Sattelite TV.
- Two hair dryers.
- Steam iron and ironing board.
- Hand Soap in each bathroom and visitor's cloakroom, some cleaning materials.
- Sterling bank transfers.
- or personal cheques.
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and it's not necessary to have an account with PayPal to make a transaction.
- or transfer through Western Union.
Come to 'Pixie Place” in Windsor and experience the vacation of a lifetime.