The Retreat is located just outside Staines, whilst visiting us for a bite to beat, there is plenty of exploring to be done in the surrounding area. Here are just a few ideas of what to do when visiting the area.

Thorpe Park – One of the first theme parks in the UK. Thorpe Park is a guaranteed great day out for all the family.

Windsor Castle – The oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world. It’s been the family home of British kings and queens for almost 1,000 years and tt is an official residence of Her Majesty The Queen.

Windsor Great Park – Explore the Savill Garden, Virginia Water, The Valley Gardens and the Long Walk and Deer Park. There is something for everyone, discover historical monuments, ancient forests and stunning horticultural displays, as well as rare wildlife, plants and fungi.

Legoland – The iconic Lego themed family theme park. Ideal for families with children 11 years and under.

Liquid Leisure – The home of Europe’s Largest Aqua Park, set on one of the most beautiful private freshwater lakes amongst stunning parkland. Enjoy a range of water sports including wakeboarding, waterskiing, paddle boarding, and banana boating.

Chessington World of Adventures – A renowned theme park and zoo situated in Surrey. With world famous roller coasters and a variety of animals, Chessington is a fun day out for all the family.

Hampton Court Palace – A royal palace situated in Richmond upon Thames. Explore the gardens, tackle the maze and look around the great hall, Cumberland art gallery and Chaple Royal.

Great Cockcrow Railway – A 7 ¹⁄₄ in gauge miniature railway located at Lyne, near Chertsey, Surrey.