Radio 2 writing contest final to be held at Windsor Castle

Radio 2 presenter Zoe Ball has announced that the live final for the station’s '500 Words' short story competiton will be held at Windsor Castle this year. The 500 Words contest was first created by presenter Chris Evans in 2011 and has since attracted huge numbers of entries from children aged between 5 and 13.…


Latest News

Royal Ascot

Posted: Tue 19 June 2012 at 11:48

Royal Ascot, a photo by FormBet on Flickr. … and they’re off!! Royal Ascot starts today.

The Courtyard Apartment Video

Posted: Thu 7 June 2012 at 11:21


Have a look at our latest video completed by Sam Taylor, our resident Cinematographer. This video shows a fabulous 2-bed property located on Windsor High Street, within moments of Windsor Castle, the shops, restaurants and train stations.

Sam’s latest apartment video is interspersed with fabulous shots of Windsor, showing what a diverse and interesting place it is to stay.

Our next video will have a distinctly sporty theme… just waiting for the rain to let up so we can get some great sunny shots!

Diamond Jubilee Weekend Celebrations

Posted: Fri 1 June 2012 at 10:27

Diamond Jubilee Weekend Celebration!, a photo by aisha.yusaf on Flickr. So much going on in Windsor this weekend… How are YOU celebrating? Sat 2 June 2012 A 21-gun salute takes place on the Long Walk to mark the start of The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee weekend  at 12 noon   Sat 2 June 2012 Diamond Jubilee […]

Royal Windsor Horse Show

Posted: Fri 25 May 2012 at 08:00

Royal Windsor Horse Show-2.jpg, a photo by Kinesthesis on Flickr. The family were thrilled at AWL’s invitation to the Windsor Horse Show.  Wellies on, tickets in hand, we walked along the river towards Home Park, soaking up the horsey atmosphere.  The ponies and tack were looking extra shiny in honour of the Queen’s Jubilee.  With jumps, […]

Red Arrows, Diamond Jubilee

Posted: Tue 22 May 2012 at 10:57

Red Arrows, Diamond Jubilee, a photo by bill.s.preston on Flickr. What a fabulous couple of weekends Windsor has had with the Windsor Horse Show and the Queens Diamond Jubilee.

Windsor Red ER Post Box

Posted: Wed 14 March 2012 at 12:52

Windsor Red ER Post Box, a photo by Rovers number 9 on Flickr. Lovely shot of the Post Boxes outside Windsor Castle.

Love is in the Air

Posted: Thu 23 February 2012 at 15:22

Following hot on the heels of Valentine’s Day, this year February 29th offers girls the advantage of being a Leap Year.  Traditionally on this day usual laws were suspended including the rule that only men were allowed to propose.  This meant that just once every four years women got the chance to pop the question.  Custom also dictated that if he […]

A Recipe for Perfect Pancakes

Posted: Mon 20 February 2012 at 18:25

http://www.flickr.com/photos/erincooks/ Pancake Day, otherwise known as Shrove Tuesday, falls on Tuesday 21st February this year.  On this day pancakes are traditionally eaten as it is the day before the start of Lent when people used to fast for 40 days.  The reason people ate pancakes specifically is because they are made of eggs, sugar and milk […]

Meet the Team Video

Posted: Wed 15 February 2012 at 15:59

Recently the team at Accommodation Windsor enjoyed a taste of Hollywood during the making of our first ever “Meet the Team” video filmed and edited by Sam Taylor, the winner of our recent video competition “Destination Windsor”.  We started with an initial brain-storming session, which got us all buzzing with ideas.  After this, we decided to […]