There’s so much to see and do at Christmas in Winchester. This year, why not take yourself away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and book in for a relaxing break in one of England's most historic and cultured cities?
Staying breaks at this time of year need not break the bank either our accommodation providers will have some exciting offers in store for the season - keep visiting this page for the latest offers to make sure you grab a bargain break.
For a more comprehensive list of accommodation in the Winchester District please see our Where to stay page on the Visit Winchester website.
Self catering accommodation
South Winchester Lodges (pictured, right)
5 star, award winning, Norwegian lodges nestled in the centre of a championship golf course but only 3 miles from the city centre. The perfect location for a breaks over the Christmas period. South Winchester Lodges are authentic, cosy, five star Norwegian Lodges, the ideal setting for a festive getaway and to explore the beautiful city of Winchester and it's Christmas market. Why not stay in one of the 'Plus' lodges with the added benefit of a hot tub!!
For more information or to book online please visit the website or call on 01962 820 490 or visit our special offers page.
Address: The Green, South Winchester Golf Club, Romsey Road, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5SW
Marwell Hotel looks different to any hotel you've visited in the UK. And that difference is reflected in the service, the atmosphere and the surroundings - all of them out of the ordinary.
The Dining Room Experience - Visit the Christmas Market in Winchester and stay at Marwell Hotel from just £52.50 per person for dinner, bed and breakfast, based on double occupancy in a standard bedroom.
Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel
Situated in the heart of historic Winchester with unrivalled views over the 900 year old Cathedral. Download their 2012 Festive party brochure.
Holiday Inn Winchester
Offering a variety of different packages to suit all types of celebration, the 4 star Holiday Inn is the perfect place to stay and is just two miles from the city centre. Visit the Holiday Inn Winchester's Christmas 2012 webpage.
The Winchester Royal Hotel
Originally a private house, it became a Bishop's residence then later a convent and for the past 150 years a hotel. And with the Cathedral and its famous Christmas market and ice rink only a 2 minute walk away now the perfect place to stay while exploring Winchester, England’s Christmas Capital.
A short walk from the train station and boasting 2 car parks the hotel offers 75 bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms, complimentary tea tray, digital television, hairdryer and trouser press. The Rosette awarded Conservatory Restaurant and bar both overlook the pleasant garden and terrace.
To book now call direct on 01962 840 840, visit the website or email reservations.
The Winchester Hotel and Spa
The Winchester Hotel is a four star boutique style hotel within minutes walk of the stunning City Centre. With 98 stylish bedrooms, luxury Health Club and Rosette award winning Brasserie the hotel provides the perfect retreat for your stay in Winchester. Visit the hotel's Christmas web page.
Tranquilly situated in 54 acres of peaceful grounds a short distance from Winchester, Norton Park is an ideal place to stay for a countryside escape this winter and a perfect base for exploring Winchester. The hotel offers 175 stylish bedrooms, some in the 16fh century Manor House and superb leisure and spa facilities making for a relaxing winter break.
The Swan Hotel, Alresford
The Swan Hotel would like to invite you to celebrate the festive season with their friendly staff and relaxed surroundings.
Meon Valley, A Marriott Hotel and Country Club
This four-start Southampton hotel is home to the AA Rosette award-winning restaurant which enjoys views of the golf course.
The Lismoyne Hotel
The Lismoyne Hotel offers comfortable accommodation with modern facilities. This Christmas join them for their special two night winter break.
Bed & Breakfast
St Mary's Hall
St Mary's Hall is a beautifully converted church situtated in the quiet town location of Alton. Address: 18 Albert Road, Alton Hampshire GU31 1LP
Tel: 01420 88 269
Camping and caravan parks
Two Hoots Campsite
You may think it will be a little too cold to camp but why not stay in an eco friendly camping pod at Two Hoots Campsite. The pods have additional insulation to provide extra winter warmth, making even the snowy months a cosy and warm environment within a pod.Address: Sutton Wood Lane, Bighton, Alresford, Hampshire SO24 9SG
Tel: 01962 772 242/07599 837 880
Please mention Christmas in Winchester at time of booking.
Winchester Tourist Information Centre
Tel: 01962 840 500
Winchester City Council's official tourism website: www.visitwinchester.co.uk.