Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Riverside, Unique House, West London, Windsor, United Kingdom

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 05/03/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

'Pixie Place', Riverside, detached house, luxuriously furnished,
3.5 bedrooms, it is located in Royal Borough of Windsor, West London, U.K.
Royal Windsor is the first choice town for international tourists visiting the United Kingdom.

We are pleased to offer for holiday rental this hidden gem of an upscale detached home on the River Thames suitable for families, couples and executives. This refined property offers a superb living space with an integral air-conditioned conservatory and lounge, three and half good sized bedrooms, luxury fitted kitchen all arranged over two floors with wonderful views of the river from the principle rooms. The property itself is approached via a quaint lane with a paved driveway leading to the property through well maintained gardens.
This exquisite riverside property is south facing, child friendly, and approximately 20 minutes pleasant country walk from all amenities in Old Windsor, it is 5 minutes drive from central Windsor and ten minutes from Slough Station for the fast 17 minutes trains to Central London. You can see Windsor Castle from the adjoining country Lane. There is a safety fence on the riverside of the ample lawned garden.

Reviews:
We are very proud of the reviews we receive from our past guests. There are many reviews on our own website as well as TripAdvisor, Homeaway, Holiday Lettings and VRBO websites. Please read them if you wish and email us if you need any other information. Pixie Place has received a 4 Star rating from the 'Visit Britain Tourist Board'.

Pixie Place details:
The principle rooms; lounge, conservatory, decking and one of the twin bedroom enjoy river views.
This family house consists of an integral conservatory, lounge and dining area, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a study/office and sleeps up to 7 people. A luxury rollaway bed is available for the 7th guest and can be situated in the study or in the very spacious master bedroom. Pixie Place is nestled amongst manicured gardens, shrubbery and a sprawling pink rose bush along the river wall.
The entire property is centrally heated.

Free WiFi is included.

Ample off road parking is available and included.

Large entrance hallway: Laminate wood flooring, precious oriental ‘Mother of Pearl’ furniture. A cloakroom comprising WC, modern ceramic wash hand basin with limestone floor and wall tiling, recessed down-lighter spot lights.

Riverside Lounge, south facing, bright, with laminate wood flooring with hand-made oriental carpet,leather sofas and footstool, cocktail cabinet with crystal glasses. This room has a superb triple aspect, crystal chandelier, views over the well fenced gardens and the river. Double sliding doors opening onto raised and decked Riverside terrace with dining table for 8 people.
The refined lounge and dining areas are luxuriously appointed with high quality furnishings, antique parquetry dining table for 6, 42' flat screen satellite TV with many international channels and DVD player.

The integral conservatory is 300 sq feet, with laminate wood flooring, overlooking the river with direct access to the exterior decking and lounge. It offers sumptuous seating to enjoy the British life on the river in total comfort and relaxation. It is home from home.

Study/Office: Should you require privacy for any computer work, this room is an en excellent facility to carry out tasks needing a private environment with antique oak desk and good lighting.
Alternatively, this space can be used as the sleeping area for the 7th guest.

Enormous master bedroom tastefully decorated with high quality furnishings, a luxury quality super king size bed plus wardrobes and full length mirror. 40" Flat screen satellite TV with many channels.
Two hair dryers are provided.
The en-suite bathroom has a power shower, WC, vanity unit, bidet.

The two twin bedrooms, each with twin single beds and fitted wardrobes.
One of the twin bedrooms has views of the river.

Large family bathroom comprising WC, ceramic sink with large mirror fronted vanity units over, full bath tub, walk in shower cabinet with power shower, vertical mounted radiator/towel rail, window overlooking garden and river.

Fully equipped kitchen comprising sink unit with mixer taps to polished surfaces with moulded drawers, extensive range of matching eye and base level units, brushed steel oven with microwave, large fridge freezer, dishwasher, gas hob and electric oven, washing machine and separate dryer, electric kettle, coffee machine & toaster, liquidiser, rice maker, juicer All cutlery, crockery, utensils, glassware, etc are provided including pans and ovenware.
There is also a glass topped breakfast table for 4 people, laminated flooring, with door accessing Riverside and gardens.
Recycling receptacles are stationed discretely at the side of the property.

Dine alfresco privately and secluded for breakfast on the decking, lunch or dinner as the balcony has a smart wooden dining table for 6 with views of the river, passing boats and barges, swans, ducks, the Lock Keepers station. The elevated decking area is south facing, has a sun awning and parasol.

Additional cleaning can be arranged on request.

Getting here:
London Heathrow is a 15 minute drive
Information on airport collection and car hire is available.
The Channel Tunnel is 1.5 hours' drive
Several motorways are within 2 miles from the house.
There are 5 railways stations within three miles of the property.
A car is recommended. The taxi service from the house is very reliable, excellent and economical.

Things to do:
Royal Windsor is the No1 tourist town in the United Kingdom with activites all year round.
We have created a hard copy folder in the Study/Office including many leaflets and ideas for the whole family's entertainment. There is also the tourist office in the Royal Railway Station in Windsor, with more leaflets, maps and information.

The Royal Borough features beautiful countryside with more than 1,000 acres of National Trust land in the north and 4,800 acres of Crown land in the south. So if you enjoy spending time outdoors you can find many paths for walking, cycling and a good day out in the Windsor and Maidenhead area or on the tracks along the river.

Legoland is a 15 Minute drive from Pixie Place

Royal Windsor Castle, Eton, the Magna Carta Monument, Frogmore House are all within few minutes drive from Pixie Place.

There are numerous opportunities for fishing, and boating and the towpath walks still retain their rural charm.

If you are a golfer there are many golf courses within a short drive.

Central London is accessible by frequent trains or buses, within 17 to 40 minutes ride.

What's included in the cost
- All taxes and utilities bills. There are no other hidden expences.
- WiFi
- Arrival and departure cleaning.
- Parking
- Bed linens and towels.
- Baby cots and high chairs are available on request.
- Air conditioning (in the conservatory cooling / heating) and central heating throughout.
- Sattelite TV.
- Safe.
- Two hair dryers.
- Steam iron and ironing board.
- Hand Soap in each bathroom and visitor's cloakroom, some cleaning materials.
- Weekly change of sheets for stays of two weeks or more.

Payment:
We accept;
- Sterling bank transfers.
- or personal cheques.
- or credit card via the secure system of PayPal -We accept any currency using PayPal
and it's not necessary to have an account with PayPal to make a transaction.
- or transfer through Western Union.

Come to 'Pixie Place” in Windsor and experience the vacation of a lifetime.

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • House
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    children of all ages are welcomed...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    SMOKING IS POSSIBLE ONLY ON THE OUTSIDE DECK AREA ONLY...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3

    ...moreless

  • Den

    ...moreless

  • King size beds super king size bed in master bedroom on mezzanine floor with ensuite bathroom. Twin Beds in one of the double bedrooms, Twin Beds in riverside bedroom, Child Beds (1) cot for up to 3 years old, Baby Cribs (1) on request we can supply a cot and high chair. Murphy Beds (1) folding bed on request. This can be placed in the Study/office....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Extra cleaning available on request, professional gardener maintains the garden.Pixie Place is situated on an island accessible by car over a bridge. Car is recommended. Situation is semi rural with horse riding stables two minutes from the house. Windsor Castle can be seen from the lane along side the house. Horses in the fields nearby. Pleasant country walks along the towpath by the property/ country pub along this path...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (2) Satellite system in the lounge and the master bedroom...moreless

  • Television:

    full satellite program on two TV sets in the lounge and the bedroom 42 inch plasma tv in lounge and 40" inch TV in master bedroom...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Beautiful antique round table, with glass top, can seat up to 6 people in comfort...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Broadband Access:

    High speed DSL connection cable and wireless, WIFI...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    separate dryer...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    electric...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central heating in all the house and conservatory...moreless

  • Internet:

    wireless or cable...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    changing of sheets and towels is on arrival, once a week if staying longer than a week, and on departure all costs are included...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Sunny, bright south facing, beautifully furnished with leather sofas, and integral conservatory along the river with magnificent views of the river with swans and ducks and other river lives....moreless

  • Parking:

    off the road for up to 4 cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    off road parking for 4 cars on the driveway to the house...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    two towels would be supplied per person per week. Extra towels can be supplied at an extra cost...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washing machine and separate dryer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    wireless thought out the property...moreless

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher:

    separate...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    A fully equipped modern dining kitchen. Gas hob/electric oven, microwave, large fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, kettle, toaster, juicer, blender, pans, extensive range of crockery, utensils, cutlery, glassware...moreless

  • Microwave:

    in the kitchen...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat:

    boats are available nearby for rentals, to go up and down the Thames...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    wooden decking with dining table for 8. Umbrella and awning overlooking river...moreless

  • Golf:

    2.5 miles away...moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.7
from 12 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

£1,850

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late summer
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
7 night min stay

£1,700

Changeover Day: Saturday

Autumn
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
7 night min stay

£1,300

Changeover Day: Saturday

Winter
Nov 1 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

£1,100

Changeover Day: Saturday

Christmas
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

£1,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Winter
Jan 4 - Feb 5, 2016
7 night min stay

£1,100

Changeover Day: Saturday

Early Spring
Feb 6 - Feb 19, 2016
7 night min stay

£1,200

Changeover Day: Saturday

Early Spring
Feb 20 - Feb 29, 2016
7 night min stay

£1,100

Changeover Day: Saturday

Spring
Mar 1 - Mar 18, 2016
7 night min stay

£1,200

Changeover Day: Saturday

Easter
Mar 19 - May 27, 2016
7 night min stay

£1,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer
May 28 - Sep 3, 2016
7 night min stay

£1,850

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit £0
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Special rates and offers available for long term and last minute.

The house capacity is for 7 people.

Our prices are based on a family of up to 6 people.

Cots and high chairs are available on request.

Towels + sheets are included.

Car parking is available off road for 4 cars.

Cleaning on arrival and departure is included

Extra cleaning is available on request.

20% payable to confirm the reservation

30% payable 3 months before arrival

Balance is payable six weeks before arrival

Payment is accepted through a bank transfer or by Credit Cards using the secure system of PayPal.

Or as agreed


Please wait... Travel with confidence

Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 05/03/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

12.1 Miles
Nearest Airport
London Heathrow
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Old Windsor
80 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Dover
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Datchet
2.5 Miles
Nearest Train
Stains, Slough, Windsor
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
M25
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Old Windsor
60 Miles
Nearest Beach
Brighton

Car: Recommended

Pixie Place has been classified 4 Star and being considered for 5 Star rating by 'VISIT BRITAIN' and the Windsor Maidenhead Official Tourist Board. Windsor Castle (the Queen's residence) with daily change of guards, world famous Ascot horse races, Windsor Great Park, Legoland, Thorpe Park, Royal Windsor railway station, The daily ceremony of changing the Royal Guards daily, Botanic Gardens, Thorpe Park , River side life with river trips on the Thames, magnificent walks, and near the most exiting deer parks in the United Kingdom. Royal Windsor is the number one tourist Attraction town in the UNITED Kingdom.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1990

About the owner: Husband and wife own 5 beach front apartments in Puerto Banus, Marbella, Costa del Sol, Spain plus a beautiful river side house in Royal Windsor, United Kingdom.. The properties are owned and managed by ourselves giving personal attention to detail

Why the Owner Chose Other London Properties:
Pixie Place is in Royal Windsor which is the most popular tourist resort in the United Kingdom

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This is ideal for holidays to visit the UK with many nearby facilities especially for all and geographically well located to visit all the UK with numerous railway stations and motorways close by.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish, arabic

 

Photos

  • Pixie Place view from the river.

    Pixie Place view from the river.

  • In the garden feeding the swans and ducks passing by.

    In the garden feeding the swans and ducks passing by.

  • River views and Autumn leaves from the conservatory, access to decking.

    River views and Autumn leaves from the conservatory, access to decking.

  • Leather sofas in spacious and comfortable lounge.

    Leather sofas in spacious and comfortable lounge.

  • Enjoy River life and Al fresco dining on the elevated decking.

    Enjoy River life and Al fresco dining on the elevated decking.

  • Exquisite Mother of Pearl furniture in entrance hall, wood laminate flooring.

    Exquisite Mother of Pearl furniture in entrance hall, wood laminate flooring.

  • Ground floor visitor's cloakroom

    Ground floor visitor's cloakroom

  • Master bedroom en suite shower room.

    Master bedroom en suite shower room.

  • Twin guest bedroom with river view and fitted wardrobes.

    Twin guest bedroom with river view and fitted wardrobes.

  • Summertime garden by the river

    Summertime garden by the river

  • Royal Windsor Castle is the Queen's Residence 2 miles from Pixie Place.

    Royal Windsor Castle is the Queen's Residence 2 miles from Pixie Place.

  • Legoland Is just 5 miles away from Pixie Place.

    Legoland Is just 5 miles away from Pixie Place.

  • Pixie Place  entrance with off road parking for 4 cars

    Pixie Place entrance with off road parking for 4 cars

  • Sumptuous seating in the air conditioned conservatory over looking the Thames.

    Sumptuous seating in the air conditioned conservatory over looking the Thames.

  • Elegant river view lounge with SKY satellite TV, Free WiFi.

    Elegant river view lounge with SKY satellite TV, Free WiFi.

  • Antique parquetry dining table. Place setting for 6 people with river view.

    Antique parquetry dining table. Place setting for 6 people with river view.

  • Fully equipped kitchen with glass breakfast table and access to garden.

    Fully equipped kitchen with glass breakfast table and access to garden.

  • Study with oak desk plus space  for optional folding

    Study with oak desk plus space for optional folding

  • Master Bedroom, super king size bed,en-suite shower room, WC, Vanity unit, bidet

    Master Bedroom, super king size bed,en-suite shower room, WC, Vanity unit, bidet

  • Twin guest Bedroom with fitted wardrobes.

    Twin guest Bedroom with fitted wardrobes.

  • Family bathroom, Power shower, full bath, WC, Vanity unit and bidet

    Family bathroom, Power shower, full bath, WC, Vanity unit and bidet

  • Every day at 11 am is the changing of the Royal guards at Windsor Castle

    Every day at 11 am is the changing of the Royal guards at Windsor Castle

  • Eton College boys
Celebrate King George III's Birthday with a June river parade.

    Eton College boys Celebrate King George III's Birthday with a June river parade.

  • River trips along the Thames

    River trips along the Thames

VRBO #205298

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Sunday, May 03, 2015

£1,100 - £1,850 per week (GBP)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Get an instant quote
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    7
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, french, spanish, arabic
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/03/2015
Email owner

+34 609684589

Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

Share this property via Email

Riverside, Unique House, West London, Windsor, United Kingdom

London #205298

3 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 7

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.