Great Fosters is a luxurious boutique country house hotel near Windsor
Great Fosters is a luxurious boutique country house hotel set in 55 acres of stunning gardens, near Windsor in the northeast of Surry. A place to wander and go on a Private Tour of England with a personal guide.
The hotel offers 41 elegant rooms and suites that make for the perfect escape. Under half an hour you’ll find yourself at Windsor Castle, the largest inhabited fortress in the world and the Queen’s weekend home. Or visit RHS Garden Wisley, the flagship show garden of the Royal Horticultural Society.
Indulge in one of the glorious dishes at The Estate Grill or Tony Parkin at The Tudor Room. Clear your mind, body and spirit by getting a spa treatment or discover what England has to offer by going on a Private Tour of Windsor Castle, Stonehenge and Salisbury.
A Royal Escape
Rooms at Great Fosters are both elegant and comfortable. For coffee lovers, there is an Espresso machine present in the room. If you’d like to relax in the evening, there is a TV with Freeview and fast complimentary wi-fi. All rooms have air conditioning. If you prefer to pamper yourself in the evening, there is either a bath or walk-in shower and a range of L’Occitane toiletries.
Cosy Double Rooms (129-150 sq. ft) with king-size bed, located in the Main House, some overlooking estate gardens; Comfy King Rooms (172-204 sq. ft) with king-size bed, located in the Cloisters and Coach House, most overlooking the Cloisters Garden.
Main House Comfy King Rooms (172-215 sq. ft) with king-size or twin beds, located in the Main House, overlooking the parterres garden or the grand approach of the hotel; Luxury Super King Rooms (290 sq. ft) with king-size or twin beds, located in the Coach House, overlooking the Private Coach House Gardens.
Suites at Great Fosters are both elegant and comfortable. For coffee lovers, there is an Espresso machine present in the room. If you’d like to relax in the evening, there is a TV with Freeview and fast complimentary wi-fi. All rooms have air conditioning. If you prefer to pamper yourself in the evening, there is either a bath or walk-in shower and a range of L’Occitane toiletries.
Spacious Super King Suites (333 sq. ft) have a spacious open plan setting, with a lounge area and king-size bed, located in the Cloisters.
Splendid Historic Suites (269 sq. ft) have king-size or twin beds, overlooking the gardens or the grand approach to the hotel, located in the Main House.
The Waterloo Suite (355 sq ft.) has a four-poster bed, separate dressing area and a private balcony. There is also a bathroom with a walk-in drench shower and tub for two. This suite is on the upper floor of the Main House.
Panel II (430 sq. ft) has a four-poster bed and seating area overlooking the grand approach to the hotel. This suite is on the first floor of the Main House.
The Italian Suite (387 sq. ft) has a king-size bed and a stunning Italian marble bathroom. This suite overlooks the grand approach of the hotel and is on the first floor of the Main House.
The Duke of Wellington (355 sq. ft) has a king-size bed and a separate lounge area. The suite overlooks the beautiful estate gardens and is on the second floor of the Main House.
The Queen Anne Suite (527 sq. ft) has a four-poster bed, with a separate lounge overlooking the estate gardens. This popular suite is on the first floor of the Main House.
The Nursery Suite (462 sq. ft) has a double bed or twin beds and a spacious sitting room overlooking the grand estate entrance and gardens. This suite is on the second floor of the Main House.
The Tapestry Suite (613 sq. ft) has a double bed and a lounge area with a dining table overlooking the hotel's grand entrance and gardens. This suite is on the first floor of the Main House.
Tony Parkin at The Tudor Room provides exceptional, contemporary cuisine in an intimate setting.
The Estate Grill celebrates local and seasonal produce and aspires to create food to delight the senses.
The Great Fosters has something for everyone, whether you’re a nature lover who wants to explore the 55 acres of gardens with both a piggery and beehives. If you prefer a good workout, there are trim trails, cycle routes and tennis courts available. Or treat yourself to one of the many great spa treatments.
In 1930, Sir Harold Sutcliffe acquired Great Fosters and turned it into a hotel after restoration and refurbishment. The estate quickly gained a reputation as a first-class destination.
In 1931 Queen Mary visited the hotel, and in June of that year, the Ascot Ball was held at the hotel. After almost 90 years of ownership under the Sutcliffe name, Alexander Hotels bought the property in 2018.
Great Fosters is the perfect place to stay and discover loads of attractions in the area. If you’re into the royals, then visit Windsor Castle, the largest inhabited fortress in the world and the Queen’s weekend home. Or Hampton Court Palace, a Tudor and Baroque palace with world-famous gardens, is a must. If nature is something of interest, RHS Garden Wisley, the flagship show garden of the Royal Horticultural Society, is worth visiting.
Even if literature is more up your street, take the opportunity to explore the magical Warner Bros. Studio Tour, where you’ll be able to explore the Harry Potter film sets and come face to face with movie props. Or pay a visit to Jane Austen’s House, where you will gain insight into her life. Feel free to take a Private Tour of Jane Austen's England.
Charming Tudor Estate
- Bespoke Amenities
- Utopia Spa Treatments
- Dog Friendly
- Al Fresco meals
- 55 Acres of Gardens
The Queen Anne Suite Lounge
The Queen Anne Suite Bathroom
The Queen Anne Suite Bedroom
Splendid History Suite
The Tapestry Suite
Main House Panel II Suite
Main House Duke of Wellington Suite
Main House Nursery Suite
The Italian Suite
Luxury Super King Room
The Estate Grill
Tony Parkin at The Tudor Room
Main House Comfy King Room
Comfy King Room
Main House Cosy Room
Cosy Double Room
Main House Single Room
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