Castle Hotel, Windsor – MGallery Hotel Collection

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18 High Street, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 1LJ

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Castle Hotel, Windsor – MGallery Hotel Collection

About

Castle Hotel, Windsor – MGallery Hotel Collection sits magnificently in the town centre, opposite Windsor Guildhall and just a few minutes’ walk from Windsor Castle.

Rooms are stylishly decorated with a refined take on contemporary design - guests can stretch out on magnificent beds covered in the finest Egyptian cotton. Complimentary accessories, such as luxury White Company toiletries, fluffy bathrobes, and personal Nespresso machines are provided so that guests can truly relax.

Whether it’s a boutique break, romantic getaway, wedding, or business trip, our rooms are certain to delight and impress.

Dining at Leaf

Leaf is the lush new restaurant at The Castle Hotel Windsor. It offers creative cuisine showcasing the finest locally sourced produce with menus crafted to make every dining occasion a memorable feast. Enjoy Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch and Dinner.  Leaf's beautiful terrace is also open for alfresco drinking and dining (reservation essential).

Castle Hotel history

Castle Hotel began life in 1528 as The Mermaid Inn – humbly brewing beer and cider for the people of Windsor: then scarcely a town of 1,000 people. However, in the 1700s the innkeeper Richard Martin was awarded the first of the hotel’s eight Royal Warrants – to provide horses and carriages for the royal household – and the hotel grew with the population of Windsor to become one of the grandest hotels in town.

By the 19th century, Castle Hotel was unrivalled as the finest place to stay in Windsor and even the Duke of Wellington stepped in to dine after his victory over Napoleon at the battle of Waterloo.  As one of the most opulent buildings in Windsor, it is clear to see why the aristocracy has played such an important role in Castle Hotel’s history, from its eight Royal Warrants to its location in Windsor, renowned worldwide for its link to British royalty.

Featuring a refined take on contemporary design for your comfort, gaze out at spectacular views over historic Windsor. As our guest, you are entitled to parking and a sumptuous breakfast, subject to your reservation. Finally, when it’s time for a fond farewell, we hope you stay in touch and share with us what you loved most, so we can continue to provide only the best in service excellence.

Part of the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead Concierge Scheme.

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Arrival Date:
Sun , 24th Oct 2021
Departure Date:
Mon , 25th Oct 2021
No. of Nights:
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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
108
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Classic£99.00 per room per night (room only)
Suite (Adult/Family room)£224.00 per room per night (room only)
Superior (Adult/Family room)£149.00 per room per night (room only)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Accessible Bedrooms
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Lift
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Catering

  • Additional Meal Details - Restaurant bar and lounge service
  • Banqueting
  • Bar
  • Bar meals
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Meals served all day
  • Restaurant - Leaf
  • Room Service
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal - Daily last orders at 9.45pm
  • Serve lunch
  • Special diets catered for

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - 0
  • Children's play area - Adjacent to public park and playground
  • Cot
  • Facilities for children - Cots, Children's Menu
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Food/bottle warming available
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • 24 hr return laundry service - Monday to Thursday
  • Accept coach parties - Pre-booked
  • Air-conditioning throughout - Comfort air cooling/heating system
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem) - Broadband point in all rooms
  • Central heating throughout
  • Children aged 12yrs+ welcome
  • Children aged 5+yrs welcome
  • Conference facilities - 13 meeting rooms. Main meeting room 80-400 theatre style
  • Event venue
  • Interconnecting Rooms
  • Ironing facilities - In all bedrooms
  • Licensed for civil marriages
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Lift - Within house only
  • Night porter
  • Open Christmas
  • Open New Year
  • Pets accepted - Castle Hotel Windsor is now dog friendly! Dogs will cost an additional £30 per dog, specific rooms will be allocated for families with dogs. Dogs cannot be left unattended and are not permitted in the restaurant, lounge or bar area.
  • Pre-school children welcome (0-4yrs)
  • Separate guests' lounge
  • Staff fluent in foreign languages ** (List of languages are separately given) - Afrikaans, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, German, French, Flemish, Danish, Japanese
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties
  • Wireless Internet Access - Throughout the hotel including bedrooms.

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans spoken
  • Danish spoken
  • Flemish spoken
  • French spoken
  • German spoken
  • Italian spoken
  • Japanese spoken
  • Portuguese spoken
  • Spanish spoken

Leisure Facilities

  • Access to golf course - 5 miles - excellent course
  • Attraction package(s) available - Castle Hotel Windsor has partnered with Windsor Carriages to offer guests an exclusive carriage ride through The Great Park.
  • Bar
  • Cycle Hire - Local Supplier
  • Eating Out Within Walking Distance
  • Fitness facilities close by - 10 minutes' walk
  • Golf Course close by - 5 miles, excellent courses

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking - Over 100 spaces
  • On site parking - Chargeable at £10 per car per day for hotel residents.
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Railway station within walking distance - Windsor & Eton Central and Windsor & Eton Riverside stations.

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Diners Club accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest - Originally a Georgian coaching house.

Room / Unit Features

  • Air conditioning in all rooms
  • All rooms non-smoking
  • Baths all rooms
  • Broadband - In all rooms, WiFi throughout body of hotel.
  • Colour television in all bedrooms
  • DVD Player in all bedrooms
  • Four poster beds available
  • Ground floor bedrooms available
  • Ground Floor Room(s)
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Internet access all rooms - Complimentary Wi-Fi available in all bedrooms and public areas
  • Ironing facilities in most rooms
  • King sized bed some rooms
  • Mini bar some rooms - Complimentary still and sparkling water on arrival
  • Modem point in all bedrooms - Broadband fixed access point.
  • Non smoking rooms available
  • Queen sized beds some rooms
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Safe all rooms
  • Showers all rooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • Telephone in all bedrooms
  • Trouser press all rooms

Specialist Features

  • Aim to attract conferences and business meetings
  • Marketed as gay friendly
  • Marketed to any other specialist market - Asian/ethnic functions - Weddings
  • Short breaks available
  • Special provisions for cyclists - Cycle storage (up to 6 bikes)
  • Special provisions for lone female travellers - Main building accommodation offered
  • Special provisions for walkers - Offer lunch packs

Travel & Trade

  • Commission/net rates apply
  • Wi-fi available

Special Offers

  • MEMORABLE MOMENTS PACKAGE
    Castle Hotel Windsor has partnered with Windsor Carriages to offer guests a new experience as part of their new Memorable Moments package.

    Guests will be treated to a 30-minute carriage ride followed by Captain Sir Tom Moore Afternoon Tea back at the hotel. 

    Windsor Carriages is the only company to operate carriages on The Long Walk at Windsor Castle and throughout The Great Park, making it the first and only company in Windsor to offer this unique and bespoke experience. Perfect for those special and memorable occasions. 

    Guests will then return to the splendour of the hotel to indulge in the Captain Sir Tom Moore Afternoon Tea, designed by Captain Sir Tom himself.  The afternoon tea collaboration follows a visit to the hotel by Captain Sir Tom Moore and his family after he received his knighthood from Her Majesty The Queen at Windsor Castle. The family had such a wonderful occasion celebrating over afternoon tea, that the hotel asked to dedicate a special afternoon tea in his name.

    Following an incredible day out, guests then have the option to stay for a luxurious overnight getaway in one of the Castle’s suites, fit for a duke or duchess. 

    The Memorable Moment Package starts from £361 for a 30-minute carriage ride on The Long Walk, Captain Sir Tom Afternoon Tea and a bed and breakfast stay for two people. To book, please visit: https://castlehotelwindsor.com/ or call +44 1753 851 577.

    For more information on the carriage tours please call Windsor Carriages on 01344538493 or email tours@windsorcarriages.co.uk and quote Castle Hotel Windsor to receive an exclusive 10% discount. 
     

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  • ‘BEEKEEPER FOR A DAY’ EXPERIENCE
    Windsor has a new Queen of the Castle! She is a Queen Bee who has just taken up residence in a hive on the rooftop of the Castle Hotel Windsor, part of the MGallery Hotel Collection, on Windsor High Street.

    The new hive is the result of a partnership between the hotel and Oakdale Bees, an apiary based in natural meadows on the edge of Windsor Forest. The hive, which has one of the best views in Windsor, was located on the hotel's roof in July 2021. The hive of British honeybees supports the hotel’s strong sustainable agenda. As well as helping to save bees and protect the environment, the hotel is also hoping to produce some very exclusive honey for guests.

    Castle Hotel Windsor is offering its guests the chance to be a beekeeper for the day! Enjoy a beekeeping experience at Oakdale Bee’s apiary in Windsor and learn the art of beekeeping and hive inspection followed by a delicious lunch. 

    Prices for this experience start from £399 for two people including an overnight stay at Castle Hotel Windsor on a bed and breakfast basis and including dinner at the hotel’s new restaurant, Leaf. To book this package please contact the hotel directly on +44 1753 851 577.
     

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  • FAMILY MEMORIES
    50% savings on a second room for kids including a complimentary breakfast for the kids as well.

     

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  • THE GREAT BRITISH GET TOGETHER
    from £281 per night for two people is based on celebrating missed events / reunions with loved ones.

     

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  • CITY & COUNTRY GETAWAY
    From £197 per night for two people is based on a self-guided tour of Windsor including a boat trip.

     

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  • CHRISTMAS AT CASTLE HOTEL WINDSOR

    Castle Hotel Windsor, established as one of Windsor's finest boutique hotels, is the perfect setting for anyone looking to experience Christmas like royalty. Guests visiting Castle Hotel Windsor this Christmas can be sure to expect a truly traditional festive season. 

    Guests can enjoy a multitude of festive occasions including Festive Afternoon Tea at the hotel with live carols to sing along too.  Father Christmas will also be making an appearance with the opportunity for guests to join him for Afternoon Tea, with mini scones, bitesize Christmas treats and hot chocolate served alongside live children’s entertainment. Father Christmas has carved some additional time in his busy schedule to visit the Castle Hotel Windsor with a special gift for children whilst the family enjoy a full English breakfast on Sunday 20th December.

    Christmas lunches and dinners will be served daily in the hotel’s new restaurant Leaf. With a strong botanical theme throughout and radiating laid back luxury, the restaurant will transform into a magical winter wonderland. For Christmas day itself, the restaurant will serve an extra special five-course meal with all the trimmings, including a blood orange palette cleanser and traditional Christmas plum pudding. For those wanting something a little different, Castle Hotel Windsor is also offering a fun festive murder mystery evening with a delicious three course meal on Wednesday 15th December. 

    With 108-rooms and offering a prime location at the heart of Windsor, the hotel is just a short distance from the famous Long Walk, Windsor Great Park, Savill Garden and the River Thames, all of which are beautiful when glistening with wintery frost - there really is no better place to dream of a white Christmas.
     
    To find out more about the Festive season at Castle Hotel Windsor please visit the website here. Overnight stays from 24th – 26th December start from £315 per person per night inclusive of breakfast. 
     

    More offers like this - Christmas & New Year offers

    • Castle Hotel Windsor at Christmas

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2021
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    1185
  • Very Good
    707
  • Average
    313
  • Poor
    124
  • Terrible
    73

Recent Reviews:

  • X693HHsarahy
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Birthday celebrations
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th October 2021
    Centrally located in Windsor right by the castle. On arriving, we were greeted by very helpful reception staff and concierge. We were taken to our room, which was not in the main hotel building, and... Read full review
  • Duzepiwo
    Bedford, United Kingdom
    Great location but a bit pricey
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 18th October 2021
    We took family to Windsor to do "the tourist thing".. the hotel is ideally placed for the castle and the centre of town. Service was great, food was good (including afternoon tea) but we did feel... Read full review
  • Doc050
    Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Nice hotel in excellent location
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 19th October 2021
    Centrally placed opposite the castle, yet with its own pretty generous car park - and it even has a EV charger. Staff are very friendly and helpful, the rooms are clean with comfy beds, the bar and... Read full review

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Gradings

  • 4 AA Stars Hotel
4 AA Stars Hotel

Awards

  • Group Establishments -Part of the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead Concierge Service Part of the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead Concierge Service 2018
  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2021
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Allsafe Allsafe 2020
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -WTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
Open (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

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