Local Attractions

Highclere Castle

The set of ITV’s world-famous period drama Downton Abbey. The castle is only open to visitors at certain times of year, so please visit their website to check availability and reserve a ticket.

www.highclerecastle.co.uk

www.highclerecountryshow.co.uk – Highclere Country Show 28th and 29th May 2017

 

North Wessex Downs AONB

The North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a unique and spectacular landscape that includes tranquil open downland, ancient woodland and chalk streams in the centre of southern England.

www.northwessexdowns.org.uk

 

Newbury Racecourse

One of the premier racecourses in the UK, it shouldn’t need any introduction. With the Lockinge Stakes, Hennessy Gold Cup and the Challow Novices’ Hurdle you’ll be certain to catch some fantastic racing

www.newburyracecourse.co.uk

 

Watermill Theatre

One of the most successful independent theatres in the country, from the biggest names and shows to smaller productions it’s well worth a visit.

www.watermilltheatre.org.uk

 

Bombay Sapphire Distillery

A must for any gin lovers in the area, spend a day seeing how they make their world-famous gin and of course taste a glass or two yourself!

distillery.bombaysapphire.com

 

The Living Rainforest

Rainforest fauna like birds, lizards and monkeys move freely in tropical plant-filled glasshouses.

www.livingrainforest.org

 

Newbury Showground

Home to many annual shows, please visit their website for upcoming events.

www.newburyshowground.co.uk

www.berkshireshow.co.uk – Berkshire County Show 16th and 17th September 2017

 

Local Golf Courses

Newbury & Crookham Golf Club

Deanwood Park Golf Club

Donnington Grove Golf Club

Donnington Valley Golf Club

Sandleford Springs Golf Club