If your trip to Maidenhead is all sorted out but your travel itinerary is looking a little empty, let us give you a helping hand.A look at a postcard stand will tell you that a visit to Maidenhead wouldn’t be complete without going to LEGOLAND® Windsor. As the most famous sight in the city, you might want to schedule more time here than a brief stop.Whatever you do, don’t forget your camera when you visit Eton College. This fantastic attraction is sure to provide some perfect photo ops.Close to the city center, Bisham Abbey is one sight you might like to add to your must-see list. If you still have some space on your travel schedule, Bisham Abbey Golf Club and Bray Marina will keep you occupied as well.
You don’t need to limit your adventures to just Maidenhead. Southsea Beach is 55 miles away and offers a great range of close-by things to see and do, such as Gunwharf Quays. Afterwards, point your rental car toward Spinnaker Tower.
If you’re traveling to Maidenhead for work-related reasons, there’s a good chance you’ll be visiting some convention and business centers. With your own rental car, you can relax knowing you’ll make it there on time. Here are some of the biggest and the best:
Granborough Village Hall (15 miles away).
The Lightbox (16 miles away).
Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre (17 miles away).
Some people find ducking in and out of traffic in big cities a little challenging. But in a small car like a compact or economy, getting around Maidenhead will be a snap. Rather spend your days exploring the surrounding rocky coastlines? Take a look at our range of mid-size and full-size SUVs. With plenty of space and more power under the hood, these larger vehicles will make those scenic drives even more memorable. Ticking off all the activities and attractions that Maidenhead is famous for has never been easier with your own wheels.
There’s plenty of choice when it comes to renting a car in Maidenhead. From spacious SUVs with plenty of trunk space to zippy little compacts that make parking a breeze, you’ll find it all here. Selecting your perfect match depends on your budget and what you intend to do. Some road trips are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others don’t need much more than four wheels and a gas pedal. Which car will you be sliding behind the wheel of this time?
Keep on the left-hand side of the road in Maidenhead. If you’re planning to explore this destination on wheels, be aware that the driver’s seat will be on the right. It could take a little getting used to!
For the most part, finding a place to park the car in Maidenhead is an easy task. If you’re on the way to one of the busier sights in town, it’s a wise idea to check out parking options before you leave.
One of the advantages of vacationing in a smaller city is lighter traffic, so don’t worry too much about peak-hour gridlock. With a population of only 64,800, you can look forward to a smooth Maidenhead driving experience.
Speed limits vary across the city of Maidenhead, but typically range from 30mph to 70mph. Most residential roads have a maximum speed of 30mph unless indicated otherwise.
Generally speaking, your rental car company will charge the amount detailed on the fine to your credit card, including local surcharges. Or they may share your information with the relevant local authority, who’ll then send a fine to your postal address.
It is illegal to use your cell phone while you’re behind the wheel in Maidenhead, and you may even be hit with a fine for just holding a phone if you’re in control of a vehicle. That being said, using hands-free or Bluetooth functions is permitted, as long as your attention remains on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit while driving in Maidenhead is 0.08%. If you’ve got a big night planned, leave your wheels behind and organize some other way of getting home instead.
Turning on a red light is prohibited in Maidenhead. Be on the lookout for traffic lights and signs so that you don’t break any road rules.
Seat belts should always be fastened in Berkshire. Having said that, the rule may not apply for certain vehicles, such as those operated by public transportation systems.