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Ascot Carriages

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| Wick Lane, Windsor TW200UJ, England
+44 7811 543019
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Excellent Experience

Joanna & Bob, were really lovely, very entertaining and extremely knowledgeable. The journey... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Stuart B
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Peaceful and relaxing

Our group was 2 pensioners and 2 granddaughters.Great trip round Windsor Park with Jo, Bob and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
X8740HWdavid
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Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom
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Horse-drawn carriage tours through Windsor Great Park all year round on scheduled dates. Tours start from outside the award winning Visitor Centre at The Savill Garden TW20 0UJ, 10 mins by car from Windsor Castle. Plenty of parking. Savill Building overlooks the garden, providing Beverages, Lunch or Vintage Afternoon Tea. Enjoy exploring this beautiful Royal Park at any time of year, from the comfort of 4/6 seat carriage previously used by Late Lt Col Sir John Miller, Her Majesty the Queens Equerry for 26 years. Your Carriage Driver/Guide provides information about the area as you travel at a relaxing pace on private roads and woodland paths,away from traffic, through a National Collection of Japanese Maples (a riot of colour in Autumn) to a restored 18th Century Lake, hidden away in the heart of The Great Park with a stunning display of waterlilies in Summer and tranquil reflections in Winter. Or go further to The Valley Gardens for a view of Virginia Water or the Punch Bowl in Spring with a spectacular burst of Spring colour (10,000 azaleas). We have cosy lap rugs and umbrellas on board in case they are needed and specialise in Romantic Proposal Rides for Romantic couples, Family Rides and tours for small groups. You can book ahead, and pay on the day, we will confirm your booking the day before and contact you if the weather prevents us operating, as we know you will enjoy the Great Park more on a fine day!
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| Wick Lane, Windsor TW200UJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Joanna & Bob, were really lovely, very entertaining and extremely knowledgeable. The journey through Windsor Great Park was beautiful and Henry the horse is a treasure. We would thoroughly recommend this experience to anyone

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group was 2 pensioners and 2 granddaughters.Great trip round Windsor Park with Jo, Bob and Henry the horse. Everything I had hoped for and a bit more. Small tip would be do not go for the 'Set Tea' afterwards ( that bit is booked...More

Thank X8740HWdavid
Reviewed 5 June 2017

There were 4 of us on Saturday who had 1 hours horse and carriage ride around Great Windsor Park. This was such a special experience. The sun was shining, which helped, and the ride was absolutely gorgeous. Jo added to the tour by her knowledge...More

Thank Allison D
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My friend and I experienced a carriage ride this afternoon, with our three young children. Henry, the beautiful shire horse and the open carriage itself, looked resplendent, still with their Christmas decorations on. The host and carriage driver, Jo, was friendly and very knowledgeable on...More

Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 15 December 2016

In December 2015 I surprised my girl-friend with a romantic carriage tour through Windsor Great Park. In the middle of the carriage ride we stopped at a lake where I proposed to my girl-friend successfully. :-) Jo and her team arranged the tour perfectly and...More

Thank christophertemplin
Reviewed 7 November 2016

On a recent overcast October day, my husband and I, along with two good friends, arrived at Savill Garden for a pre-booked carriage ride. Jo, the lady in charge, was already sitting in a regal looking carriage and holding the reins behind a large horse...More

Thank pam t
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Booked for an hours carriage ride ladies arrived promptly. They are extremely knowledgeable and they made the trip very interesting. They clearly love there job and adore there horses so i would highly recommend this to anyone that would like to see the park.

Thank jennifer w
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This was an experience to savour, and one we will do again and again. Jo and Angela, our drivers, were excellent informative hosts, and they made our carriage ride very special indeed. Henry performed impeccably, happily accepting the walkers and stoically ignoring the dogs we...More

Thank Jen H
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful tour round the park. The ladies running it were lovely and knowledgeable and the whole trip was excellent - I would highly recommend this, particularly for people looking to do something different in Windsor!

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Booked as a surprise, my husband said this was the highlight of a few days away. Jo was so knowledgeable and friendly chatting about the history and explaining the gardens and trees etc. We had a lovely hours right around the park. Communication was great...More

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