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Winchester Royal Hotel

4 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Parking available
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationWinchester Cathedral5 min walk
    Popular LocationGreat Hall6 min walk
    Popular LocationUniversity of Winchester15 min walk
    AirportSouthampton (SOU)22 min drive

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About this area

Winchester

Winchester Royal Hotel is located in Winchester. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Winnall Moors Nature Reserve and Queen Eleanors Garden, while Mayflower Theatre and Westgate Museum are cultural highlights. Marwell Zoo and Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with nearby sailing, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Theatre Royal Winchester - 3 min walk
  • Westgate Museum - 4 min walk
  • Winchester Cathedral - 5 min walk
  • Great Hall - 6 min walk
  • University of Winchester - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Winchester Station - 7 min walk
  • Southampton (SOU) - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • Conservatory Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Bangkok Brasserie - 3 min walk
  • The Old Vine - 3 min walk
  • Cote - 3 min walk
  • Porterhouse Steakhouse - 3 min walk

About this property

Winchester Royal Hotel

4-star romantic hotel, walk to Winchester Cathedral
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 24-hour room service, dry cleaning and a 24-hour front desk. All 81 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs. Espresso makers and electric kettles are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Winchester Royal Hotel offers 81 forms of accommodation with espresso makers and designer toiletries. 24-inch Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (GBP 10.00 per night)
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: GBP 17.50 for adults and GBP 12.50 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Romanian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms 7

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • 24-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 12 children stay free when using existing bedding

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 50.00 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 17.50 for adults and GBP 12.50 for children (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 10.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds and sofa beds
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

Best Western Premier Collection Winchester Royal Hotel
Winchester Royal
Winchester Royal Hotel Hotel
Winchester Royal Hotel Winchester
Winchester Royal Hotel Hotel Winchester

Frequently asked questions

4.1
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 369 out of 993 reviews
5 - Excellent 37%
Rating 4 - Good. 421 out of 993 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 149 out of 993 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 42 out of 993 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 12 out of 993 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Xmas break away
Ideally located for the high street. Comfortable quiet and clean. We really enjoyed our stay and would book again without hesitation.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great central location, hotel had character, clean room and polite staff.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Not 4 star only 3 at best
No parking, my husband had to sit in his car for two hours until one became available. Whilst I was left to deal with three suitcases, a couple of bags and two young children up and several flights of stairs with no help. Definitely not a family friendly hotel.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020