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The Plough
4 out of 5
Main Street, Itchen Abbas, Winchester, England
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3.99 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (34 reviews)
LOVELY PLACE TO STAY!

"We stayed for one night on our way back to Devon from Kent and we had a truly lovely time. Our room was large and sunny and had everything we could want. There was a lovely beer garden where we had a drink enjoying the afternoon sun and a really lovely dinner and super cooked to order breakfast. ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2018

The Plough
31 Queens Road
3.5 out of 5
31 Queens Road, Winchester, England
The price is $105 per night
0.72 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (185 reviews)

"The property was good, Winchester only a short walk away. No cooked breakfast, although the croissant was nice"…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

31 Queens Road
St John's Croft
3 out of 5
Blue Ball Hill, Winchester, England
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0.45 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (108 reviews)

"Completely charming house and decor Comfy bed Top notch breakfast Short walk to High St / Bus station / Uni Helpful and friendly landlady"…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

St John's Croft
Holiday Inn Winchester
4 out of 5
Telegraph Way Morn Hill, Winchester, England
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2.23 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (461 reviews)

"Clean, smart and modern all delivered with a friendly service"…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Holiday Inn Winchester
Wykeham Arms
4 out of 5
75 Kingsgate Street, Winchester, England
The price is $151 per night
0.31 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (168 reviews)

"Great location by the Cathedral. The rooms are very well appointed and although the building is over 200 years old, the facilities are very modern and convenient. The pub/restaurant serves great food and the breakfast is outstanding in its choice. The only minus was getting to our room at the top ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Wykeham Arms
The Running Horse
4 out of 5
88 Main Road, Littleton, Winchester, England
The price is $70 per night
2.49 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (77 reviews)

"Very Comfortable room with everything you need. Bed was quite soft but comfortable, pillows were amazing!! Restaurant/Bar very busybut Great atmosphere, lovely food!! Breakcast was very good! Dog friendly which was nice. Would definitely stay again!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2020

The Running Horse
The Kings Head
4 out of 5
Main Road, Hursley, Winchester, England
The price is $74 per night
4.16 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (94 reviews)

"Fantastic"…"

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2020

The Kings Head
Westgate Winchester
4 out of 5
2 Romsey Road, Winchester, England
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $82 per night
0.17 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (95 reviews)
Historic location.

"Great location with so much history on the doorstep, or a short walk away, with a 12century gatehouse a few yards away, which the pub gets it's name from. There is no on-site parking but there is a multi-storey close by, and the railway station is a short walk, if arriving by rail."…"

Reviewed on Jan 1, 2020

Westgate Winchester
Days Inn by Wyndham Winchester M3
2.5 out of 5
Moto Motorway Service Area, Shroner Wood, Winchester, England
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The price is $35 per night
4.54 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (466 reviews)

"Was very good"…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Winchester M3
Days Inn by Wyndham Sutton Scotney North
2.5 out of 5
Sutton Scotney Motorways Service, A34 By-Pass, Winchester, England
The price is $35 per night
6.58 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (81 reviews)
Does what it says on the tin!

"Perfect except for the run down, tired, delapidTed bathroom. lack of ventilation has caused mould and in an attempt to cover the mould, additional silicone filler or grout applied between tiles which has highlighted the issue. Leaky toilet, rusty shower curtain pole, door that didn’t close properly, ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Sutton Scotney North
South Winchester Lodges
5 out of 5
The Green, Romsey Road, Winchester, England
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2.3 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Weekend break

"Pleasant stay in a lodge. Quite surroundings with lodges around a central putting green. Well maintained. We enjoyed our visit."…"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2019

South Winchester Lodges
The Old Vine
4 out of 5
8 Great Minster Street, Winchester, England
The price is $124 per night
0.09 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (55 reviews)
A very English experience

"a cozy pub with comfortable rooms in a perfect location. It provides a genuine English experience."…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

The Old Vine
Hotel du Vin & Bistro Winchester
4 out of 5
Southgate Street, Winchester, England
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $111 per night
0.09 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (275 reviews)
Great hotel!

"Wonderful hotel in the heart of Winchester, great in-house restaurant and huge selection of eateries in the area around the hotel. Friendly, helpful staff and warm, spacious rooms. Nothing to fault."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Hotel du Vin & Bistro Winchester
Marwell Hotel
3 out of 5
Thompson Lane, Winchester, England
The price is $67 per night
5.21 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (784 reviews)

"Great location for exploring region. Furniture and fittings are tired and need updating but are clean."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Marwell Hotel
Two Bare Feet
3.5 out of 5
15a Parchment Street, Winchester, England
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0.14 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (23 reviews)

"The only negative was the lack of a proper wardrobe..otherwise everything was perfect..Hannah even upgraded us free of charge."…"

Reviewed on Dec 5, 2019

Two Bare Feet
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Visiting Winchester

History buffs will enjoy exploring Winchester, and visitors give high marks for the cathedral, beautiful gardens, and shopping. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its festivals and university setting. Top sights in the city include Great Hall and Winchester Cathedral.

  • There are 41 hotels and other accommodations in Winchester
  • The closest major airport is in Southampton (SOU), 8 mi (12.9 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), 29.9 mi (48.1 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Winchester

Well known for its festivals, the city's cultural venues include Westgate Museum, Gurkha Museum Winchester, and Royal Green Jackets Museum. Its cathedral and historic sites are notable and landmarks include Great Hall, Winchester Cathedral, and Winchester Guildhall. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Queen Eleanors Garden and Theatre Royal Winchester.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 41 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Winchester. Here you'll find top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • The King Alfred Pub - This 4-star inn features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • The Plough - Our customers love the breakfast and high-quality beds at this inn. With a stay at this 4-star inn, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi.
  • Lainston House Hotel - With a stay at this 5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and free parking, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its room size and location.

Outside the city, popular places to see include Southampton Maritime Museum, 12.2 mi/19.6 km from the city center, and Jane Austen's House Museum, which is 15 mi (24.1 km) away.

Getting Around Winchester

If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Winchester Station, Winchester Shawford Station, or Winchester Micheldever Station. Winchester might not have many public transit options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for Winchester

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 54°F and the nighttime average to be 38°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 69°F during the day and 42°F at night
  • July through September averages 72°F during the day and 51°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 62°F during the day and 40°F at night
  • About 1.06 inches of rain falls on Winchester each year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 70°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 39°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Winchester?
The Running Horse is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 4-star inn offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Traveler reviews also recommend The Old Vine and 31 Queens Road as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Winchester, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available in Winchester.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Winchester?
To find more details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Winchester, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Winchester?
Based on reviews, Days Inn by Wyndham Winchester M3 is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Lainston House Hotel and Norton Park.
What's the best place to stay when traveling with kids to Winchester?
Marwell Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other choices for your family trip include The Winchester Hotel & Spa and Days Inn by Wyndham Sutton Scotney North. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Marwell Zoo.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to Winchester?
Winchester Royal Hotel is a favorite 4-star hotel for couples, and features a restaurant and a bar. Other good choices for a stay with your sweetheart include Norton Park and South Winchester Lodges.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Winchester?
Mercure Wessex Winchester Hotel is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet include Norton Park and Lainston House Hotel.
Where is the best hotel to stay near Winchester Cathedral?
Adjacent to Winchester Cathedral, Winchester Royal Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and a bar. Other good choices within a short distance include Mercure Wessex Winchester Hotel and The Winchester Hotel & Spa.
What about the best place to stay near Marwell Zoo?
One of the top choices for your stay is Marwell Hotel, located next to Marwell Zoo, and this 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. Travelodge Southampton Eastleigh and Macdonald Botley Park Hotel & Spa are a couple of other good options within 5 miles.
What's the best place to stay for a beach vacation in Winchester?
The Running Horse is a top beachfront B&B with a restaurant and a bar. Head to Weston Hard Woolston Beach or Hamble Common Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best luxury place to stay in Winchester?
Lainston House Hotel is a 5-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for a pampering stay. Norton Park and Holiday Inn Winchester are other upscale choices for your stay.
What's the best boutique-style accommodation in Winchester?
Hotel du Vin & Bistro Winchester is a favorite 4-star hotel with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring a restaurant and a bar. If you’d prefer to stay at a boutique hotel, also consider Lainston House Hotel.

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