The Tourist Office provides up to date information on events, guided town walks and areas of local interest - Website - www.visitguildford.com
The RHS Gardens at Wisley can be reached by a short bus ride from the town centre and there are a number of National Trust properties in the immediate area.
Surrey University has an exceptional reputation as one of the UK's leading high quality universities (one of UK's top 20). The beautiful campus is just 20 minutes walk from Plaegan House.
Portsmouth, Windsor and Hampton Court are easy day visits from Guildford; in addition to Brooklands Museum for motor enthusiasts and numerous National Trust properties.