Beaconsfield sits within the county of Buckinghamshire in the Chiltern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Being part of the London commuter belt, Beaconsfield is an ideal base camp to explore the surrounding areas on the excellent rail, road and bus links.
Beaconsfield has a lot to offer the tourist, including excellent retail and shopping experiences including high street chains and independent stores. An annual fair is held during May that offers people of all ages fun and games to be enjoyed.
Bekonscot Model Town and Railway is a great day out for the family where you can explore the oldest model village with all of its eccentricity and Englishness.
Beaconsfield is very hospitable with tourists and there are a number of bed and breakfasts, guesthouses and hotels in which to enjoy your stay. There are also a variety of food choices to suit all tastes and the local nightlife is well catered for and very popular amongst residents.
Bekonscot Model Village, Warwick Road, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire HP9 2PL (01494) 672919
Opened in 1929 in the back garden of a railway enthusiast, Bekonscot Model Village and railway, like most real-life towns, has expanded beyond all recognition. Now, celebrated as the world’s oldest model village, Bekonscot is crammed with model trains, thousands of miniature people and a mini world full of buildings.