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Winchester, England 72-Hour Vacation


From modern hotels to centuries-old country homes, find your perfect Winchester lodging here.


WHERE TO STAY — WINCHESTER HOTELS


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Hotel du Vin & Bistro

Hotel du Vin & Bistro
Southgate St.
Winchester
Hampshire SO23 9EF
44-01962-841414
www.hotelduvin.com
The Winchester Hotel du Vin is housed in a mellow red-brick building dating back to 1715. Twenty-four stylish bedrooms are spacious and very well-decorated in chic minimalist style. The Bistro is one of the best restaurants in Winchester.

Lainston House Hotel

Lainston House Hotel
Woodman Lane
Sparsholt, Winchester
Hampshire SO21 2LT
44-01962-776088
www.lainstonhouse.co.uk
Located in a beautiful, 17th-century country house, this gracious hotel is set in 63 acres of Hampshire parkland. It's a thoroughly romantic setting with roses cascading over the cast-iron gates to the driveway and in the hidden gardens and ruined chapel.

MODERATE

Marwell Hotel

Marwell Hotel
Thompsons Lane
Colden Common
Winchester
Hampshire SO21 1JY
44-01962-777681
www.marwellhotel.co.uk
Standing right at the entrance to Marwell Zoo and built in mature woods, the feel is of an African safari lodge. Accessories like zebra-striped mugs and bright colors add to the atmosphere.

Mercure Wessex Hotel

Mercure Wessex Hotel
Paternoster Row
Winchester
Hampshire SO23 9LQ
44-01962-861611
www.mercure.com
Ask for a room overlooking the Cathedral and its green, leafy close. Bedrooms are simply but well decorated; the three four-poster suites offer more luxurious accommodation. The restaurant looks onto the close and is a great venue for breakfast and afternoon tea.

Winchester Hotel

Winchester Hotel
Worthy Lane
Winchester
Hampshire SO23 7AB
44-01962-709988
www.thewinchesterhotel.co.uk
This boutique, contemporary style venue is within walking distance of the city center. It features an indoor swimming pool and spa.


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