See the Thames up-close at Staines Bridge

The mighty River Thames weaves its way through the pleasant Surrey town of Staines. And there’s no better place to see this famous old waterway than the historic Staines Bridge. Watch the passing boats and swans before taking a walk along the Nearby Thames Path. Or stop for a drink at a local pub to admire the handiwork of Victorian engineer George Rennie.

Learn all about Staines’

Nestled in the heart of Staines, the distinctive Lino Statue is hard to miss. Commemorating the town’s former status as a linoleum manufacturing centre, it’s sure to pique the interest of history lovers. Other historic highlights include St Mary’s parish church, the old town hall and the ancient London Stone.

Go on a shopping spree at the Two Rivers centre

Find all your high street favourites in one place during a visit to the Two Rivers shopping centre. From furnishings and jewellery through to clothing and sports gear, it’s the perfect place to spend a rainy afternoon. A 10-screen Vue cinema hosts all the latest blockbusters. Planning a trip to Staines? Located in the town centre, Staines Travelodge offers easy access to all the local attractions. Egham Travelodge is only a couple of miles away while holidaymakers can make the most of Heathrow Terminal 5 Travelodge, which is just up the M25.