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The Swingate Inn
Deal Road, Swingate, Dover, Kent
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Beach Hotels in Winchester

Known for its cathedral and historical sites, Winchester offers a lot for the traveller booking a holiday. With your choice of 32 hotels and other accommodation options in this destination, it's easy to find one that works for you.

As you look for a place to stay near the beach in Winchester, take a look at this top-rated hotel with positive customer reviews.

The Swingate Inn - Bed & breakfast on the beach. It features a restaurant, a bar and laundry facilities.

Planning Your Trip to Winchester

If you're wondering about the local weather, you can use these monthly averages to determine the best time to visit.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, March and December, with an average temperature of 4°F
  • Driest months: April, May, January and June, with an average rainfall of 1.75 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, July, September and May, with an average rainfall of 3 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Winchester

After getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you'll likely want to venture out and explore. Experience the area's cathedral and historical sites, and make time for local attractions like Great Hall and Winchester Cathedral. For more things to see and do, consider visiting Westgate Museum or Queen Eleanors Garden. Visitors also enjoy Winchester for its:
  • Museums
  • Gardens
  • Monuments
  • University life
  • Festivals

Getting around Winchester

The closest major airport is in Southampton (SOU), located 8 mi (12.9 km) from the city centre. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Winchester Station, Winchester Shawford Station or Winchester Micheldever Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Winchester like for travellers who love the beach?
Known for its cathedral and historical sites, Winchester offers a lot for the traveller booking a holiday.
When's the best time for a beach holiday in Winchester?
You can plan your beach trip with a look at weather throughout the year in Winchester: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 17°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 6°C. Average annual precipitation for Winchester is 786 inches.
What is there to see and do around Winchester?
After arriving and settling in at your hotel, you might want to venture out and explore everything Winchester has to offer. If you’re eager to check out the beaches, head to Weston Hard Woolston Beach or Hamble Common Beach for some relaxation by the water. Experience the area’s cathedral and historical sites, and make time for local attractions such as Winchester Cathedral and Marwell Zoo. You can also pay a visit to Great Hall or Theatre Royal Winchester for more to see and do.
What's the best way to get to my beach hotel in Winchester?
Here’s some information to help you get to and around your beach accommodation in Winchester with ease. To get to Winchester, you can fly into Southampton (SOU), the closest major airport, which is located 8 mi (12.9 km) from the city centre. If you want to travel outside the area, hop on a train from Winchester Station, Winchester Shawford Station or Winchester Micheldever Station.

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