The historic town of High Wycombe is perfect for a relaxing weekend away. For centuries, this quiet market town has stood here in Buckinghamshire as the perfect place to wind down and relax. If you’re looking for some of the best shopping experiences that Buckinghamshire has to offer, you will certainly find plenty of things to do in High Wycombe.
There’s a host of fantastic shops, destinations and shopping centres right in the heart of High Wycombe town centre. Here are some of the most popular.
Eden Shopping Centre
Eden Shopping Centre is one of the most popular places to shop in High Wycombe – and rightly so. Boasting a wide range of shops and destinations, the ‘Eden Centre’ as it’s known by the locals, is a fantastic place to shop, with high street favourites such as H&M, Next, TK Maxx, Monsoon and Topman, as well as restaurants like Wagamama, Patisserie Valerie and Zizzi.
There’s also a range of family attractions, from AMF Bowling to a Cineworld. Cinema, shopping and food – a perfect day out!
The Eden Centre is open Monday – Saturday, from 9:30am – 6pm, with late closing at 8pm on Thursday evenings. The centre is open on Sundays from 11am – 5pm.
Chiltern Shopping Centre
If you’ve managed to browse the full range of shops at the Eden Centre, then fear not – High Wycombe’s lesser-known Chiltern Shopping Centre is here to help you out. And what’s more, it’s just around the corner. This slightly smaller line up of stores includes Primark, Wilko, Card Factory and the Works.
Travelling to and from High Wycombe
Both the Eden Shopping Centre and the Chiltern Shopping Centre are located in the town centre, 1.5 miles away from us and minutes away from High Wycombe train station.
Why not explore the town centre if you’ve got some time on your hands? Alternatively, from Marlow Hill bus stop, a short 10-minute walk away, you can travel for 20 minutes on the 36 or P1 buses into the town centre.
From High Wycombe station, you can travel to London Marylebone in under 25 minutes and Oxford in under 45 minutes.
Staying in High Wycombe
So whether you’re travelling to High Wycombe for a quiet weekend away, or have some time on your hands after a meeting, there are plenty of things to do in High Wycombe. And where better to stay for all the convenience and excellent customer service you need than the Holiday Inn?
Complete with all the amenities you’d expect from a high-quality hotel, including all-day dining in our lounge and high-speed Wi-Fi, we’ve left nothing amiss in making sure your stay is as friendly and comfortable as possible.