Often described as one of the best places to live in Great Britain, it is little surprise Winchester is a popular tourist destination. Set in the county town of Hampshire, this historical town is surrounded by an abundance of great transport links and various must-see attractions, including famous landmarks, museums, zoos and markets. When you stay in one of our hotels near Winchester, you’ll never run out of things to do and see, which makes it a great place to visit with friends, family and loved ones for a weekend getaway.
Book hotels near Winchester
Book one of our Winchester hotels and enjoy everything this quaint city has to offer, including a trip to Winchester Castle and Great Hall. This medieval establishment is home to the legendary Round Table. This architectural delight sits under eight miles from our Eastleigh Central hotel. Winchester City Museum is also close by and is a great place to visit if you’re looking for an educational outing, especially as it is positioned just six miles from our Southampton Eastleigh hotel. Other nearby attractions include Marwell Zoo – a great day out for the entire family, boasting an array of animal experiences and adventure play areas, which encourage visitors to get closer to the wonders of the Natural World.
Things to do in Winchester
When you stay in one of our hotels near Winchester, a trip to the city centre is highly recommended; take one of the many historic walks and explore its celebrated buildings and medieval streets. Also, take a trip to Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium, an all-weather visitor attraction with over 100 science exhibits, free on-site parking and a café serving fresh food. Winchester Farmers' Market is another top attraction, which is now in it’s 18th season. It’s here you’ll be able to purchase a variety of locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs and must-try home baked goods.