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Discover Christmas at The Savill Garden

Type:Christmas

Wick Lane, Englefield Green, Egham, Surrey, TW20 0UU

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The Savill Garden: Vintage Carousel Rides

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Look no further than Windsor Great Park this festive season for outdoor family fun.

Free seasonal walks at Windsor Great Park

From 01 December

Wrap up and embark on a family expedition in Windsor Great Park to keep active this season. Follow one of our free seasonal walks* from The Savill Building – Have you visited the serene setting at Cow Pond or taken a stroll to the banks of Virginia Water lake through The Valley Gardens? Take up the challenge this winter to find a new favourite walk and discover more of the Great Park.

*Car park charges apply

Vintage Carousels

Big and little ones alike can take a spin on our popular vintage carousel. The carousel will be at The Savill Garden from 14 – 23 December and 26 December – 05 January inclusive.

The Carousels will be closed on 24 and 25 December. 

Winter in The Savill Garden*

Enjoy the variety of beautiful and fragrant plants that thrive in the winter months. Discover the flaming dogwoods and willows in the Winter Garden as well as the golden grasses from New Zealand. The Queen Elizabeth Temperate House is the perfect place to stop mid-way to enjoy the sight of festive plants from across the world, alongside our National Collection of Mahonia. 

*Entry to The Savill Garden: Adults £6, Child (5-15) £2 and Children (0 – 4) FREE when accompanied by an adult.
Car parking is free with paid entry into The Savill Garden.

The Savill Garden, Savill Building and Carousel will be closed on 24 and 25 December.

Local Choir Carol Singing

Songs of the season performed by local school children and choirs in The Savill Building on selected dates. Come along and give them your support.

Festive Dining and Shopping at The Savill Building

Enjoy a warming dish from the Savill Garden Kitchen and shop from artisan suppliers from around the UK. Come along to our late night Christmas shopping evenings at The Savill Building, until 7pm on 12 and 19 December. The Savill Building will also be open later until 5.30pm from 20 – 23 December and 26 December – 01 January.

*Car park charges apply.

Carriage rides around the Great Park

Treat your family and loved ones! Snuggle up under cosy lap rugs on a relaxing journey through the winter landscape of Windsor Great Park.  
The horse and carriage is beautifully decorated with twinkling gold & white berries for the Festive Season and the magnificent part-Shire horses will of course be wearing antlers! There are Christmas Toys on board for the little ones, and you may even hear some Festive music!

Early booking is essential. All trips are operated by Ascot Carriages.

Please call Jo Buick 07811 543019 or email info@ascotcarriages.co.uk to book. Or for more information please visit www.ascotcarriages.co.uk.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Facility for service dogs
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Catering

  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • Full liquor licence
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Enjoy a meal or a snack at The Savill Building before, or after, your visit to the gardens. The restaurant is managed by the esteemed caterers, Benugo's, famous for providing great, simple food with friendly, efficient service
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic Site - Picnics are not allowed in The Savill Garden but there is a picnic area with chairs and tables at nearby Obelisk Pond.
  • Refreshments Available
  • Restaurant
  • Vegetarians catered for

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Children’s packs
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair(s) available
  • Outdoor children’s play area

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours - for groups, minimum 10 people, maximum 25: more than one guide can be booked
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open all year round
  • Open New Year - Open all year round apart from Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • On Site Car Parking
  • On site parking - On site parking - Parking is free with paid admission into The Savill Garden - take a ticket as you enter the car park and ask one of the reception staff to validate it when you purchase your ticket for The Savill Garden, for free exit at any time until dusk. For other visitors to The Savill Garden parking information can be found on www.windsorgreatpark.co.uk
  • On site parking close by
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Secure cycle parking

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 3-4 hours
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Booking essential - for groups
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Min group size - 10 people. We welcome groups and invite the Group Leader to speak to our Group Bookings Co-ordinator on 0845 603 6228
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Countryside Setting
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Information Point

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - 10
  • Wi-fi available

Map & Directions

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