The Thames Valley hosts a wide range of hugely popular events throughout the year. From horse racing at Ascot and Newbury to the Reading Music Festival to the world’s largest Airshow in Farnborough. Our portfolio of serviced apartments and aparthotels are ideally located to provide secure, ‘home from home’ accommodation for visitors, with most of our properties offering car parking and family sized apartments.
The Farnborough International Airshow (FIA2024) is a flagship event, with 2024 carrying even greater significance as the first major event to reconnect colleagues from around the world, enabling business growth and recovery. The Farnborough International Airshow is the second biggest in the world. In 2022 it attracted 74,780 visitors, 1,262 exhibitors from 44 countries. In 2018 it generated over $192 billion of aerospace orders (an increase of $67.5bn compared to the 2016 airshow).
Royal Ascot is a British horse racecourse, located in Ascot, Berkshire, England, which is used for thoroughbred horse racing competing for more than £9.5m in prize money. It is one of the leading racecourses in the United Kingdom which enjoys close associations with the British Royal Family, being approximately 6 miles (9.7 km) from Windsor Castle.
Newbury Racecourse is over 100 years old and combines heritage with everything a modern sporting and events venue can offer. Known as a horse racecourse and events venue in the civil parish of Greenham, adjoining the town of Newbury in Berkshire, England.
The Reading Festival is an annual music festival that takes place in Reading, England. The event takes place on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the August bank holiday weekend (last weekend in August) and is held at Little John’s Farm on Richfield Avenue in central Reading, near the Caversham Bridge.