Top 10 Local Attractions
1. Wembley Stadium
Home to England’s football club and the prestigious FA Cup, Wembley Stadium is the largest stadium in the United Kingdom. Hosting a range of sporting and entertainment events throughout the year, Wembley Stadium can hold 90,000 spectators. You can catch a direct train to Wembley from Gerrards Cross and be at the stadium in less than 15 minutes.
2. Windsor Castle
The official residence of the British Royal Family, Windsor Castle is just 10 miles from The Bull and makes for a great day out for all the family. You can visit the State Apartments, Drawings Gallery and Queen Mary’s Dolls House, or watch the famous Changing of the Guards. After a day at the castle, settle in for an Afternoon Tea on the river’s edge at our sister hotel, Sir Christopher Wren Hotel & Spa.
3. Kew Gardens
The stunning botanical garden in southwest London boasts the largest and most diverse botanical and mycological collections in the world. Kew Gardens is spread across 300 acres and includes gardens, botanical glasshouses and beautiful listed buildings, all surrounded by over 30,000 types of plants. Located in South West London, Kew Gardens is just 35 minutes from The Bull by car.
4. LEGOLAND ®
A firm favourite for families in the local area and all across the UK, LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort is an exciting theme park packed full of thrilling rides and attractions. Children of all ages will love exploring the 150 acres of theme lands, including Land of the Vikings, Imagination Centre, and Pirate Shores. LEGOLAND® is a 30 minute drive from the Bull, and can also be reached by public bus services easily.
5. Warner Bros. Studio Tour London
An amazing opportunity to delve deep into the magic of Harry Potter™ at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London. Less than 15 miles from The Bull, you can go behind the scenes of the most successful film series of all time. Marvel in the magic of the beautiful sets, costumes and props, and learn some amazing secrets about the special effects and animatronics behind the world famous films.
6. The SSE Arena
Located by Wembley Stadium, The SSE Arena is a renowned concert and events venue. It has a fantastic line up of world class entertainment, including big names in music, sport, comedy and family fun. The Bull is less than 15 minutes away from Wembley by train, or just 30 minutes by car.
A beautiful riverside market town in the English countryside, Henley-on-Thames is a great day out. You can explore the quaint town’s historic buildings, stop for a drink in a pub that was often visited by Charles I, enjoy some quirky shopping from the independent and boutique shops, and hire a boat for a trip on the Thames. Henley-on-Thames is just half and hour from The Bull by car, and is a picturesque drive along the Chiltern Hills.
8. Go Ape Black Park
Spread over 530 acres of beautiful woodland, Go Ape Black Park is a great adventure for a family day out. Located just a ten minute drive from The Bull, there is plenty to get your heart racing, including high ropes, zip wires, tarzan swings, segways and biking.
9. Colne Valley Regional Park
The Colne Valley Park spans over 40 square miles and is a mosaic of farmland, woodland and water. It features 200 miles of river and canal, and over 60 lakes, making it a haven for local wildlife. You can take a guided or self-guided walk across the park, or take part in one of the many activities available such as angling, cycling, gold, horse riding or sailing. Colne Valley Regional Park is less than 5 miles from the Bull Hotel.
10. Waddesdon Manor
Built by Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild in the 1800’s, Waddesdon Manor is a grand country house just 30 miles away from The Bull. The house is now open to the public and offers fun activities for everyone. Take a tour of the manor and learn about its fascinating history, visit the rare and exotic birds at the Aviary, or let your little ones run wild in the woodland playground.