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The Brocas

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Walking around Eton.

After parking in Meadow Lane car park and visiting Windsor(its ten minute walk over the bridge), on... read more

Reviewed today
111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Good Escape

Having been in the centre of the tourism hotspot in and around the castle and after a substantial... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
rayp775
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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“open fields”(2 reviews)
“eton bridge”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed today

After parking in Meadow Lane car park and visiting Windsor(its ten minute walk over the bridge), on returning to Eton, we walked the route through the town and through the Brocas, along the river back to the car park. Local park, people walking their dogs,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 111TWIGAMINHAAFRIKA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely calm walk by the river ... lots of room for running, playing and picnics. Tranquil watching the swans and the world go by

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank amandajane692015
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Having been in the centre of the tourism hotspot in and around the castle and after a substantial afternoon tea we wandered across the bridge towards Eton and made a left turn and took a peaceful walk along the riverside. The large open area is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rayp775
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Nice grass area in Eton, by the River Thames .Wonderful view of Windsor Castle great for taking photos.Just a five minute walk over Windsor Bridge.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Prockett
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Just across the river from Windsor Castle with some good views. Not much else to see unless there is an event on; such as the annual fair. There are better places for a walk and not much else to see or do!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is a pleasant spot to relax by the river. There are usually boats passing by, dog walkers and children playing. It's a good spot to stop for a picnic or ice cream.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Helen B
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I often cycle across The Brocas as this forms the last section of Maidenhead to Eton Riverside path. With superb views across the Thames up to Eton Bridge and further to Windsor Castle this is a superb spot to picnic. With pubs, coffee bars and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank GReyMaiden
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Lovely open fields, we are new to the area and were very impressed with the space! Great for dog walkers.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lucifer M
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This area could be so much more appealing, as it is on the river but just doesn't seem to make the most of it. More of a scruffy field, but good for dog walking.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Brockhalls
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Even if you're short of time it's worth crossing over the river and wandering along the Brocas by the river if only to pause and look back at the views of the castle. If you have longer to spare you can start at the Brocas...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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