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The Running Horse

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   88 Main Road | Littleton, Winchester, England
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Ranked #14 of 49 Winchester B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sherborne
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly, the staff. We found them to be helpful, attentive and amusing. Well above the standard expected. Secondly, the food. We ate in the restaurant on two occasions and were very pleased with the menu, the food we ordered and with the way it was served. One must also say that the food and drinks were good value for money.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Food excellent (including breakfast), staff very obliging and helpful, room to a standard better than most and all at a reasonable price. Worth the confusing drive out of Winchester. Will definitely visit again.

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Braishfield, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Great, reasonably priced food, super service, and locally made beer, all by Upham Brewery, it has become a favourite. I haven't stayed there, but the menu is varied and concise, and the food was all beautifully cooked, everyone at the table had a cracker of a night. the bar area and restaurant are cleverly split, so it feels like a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Pubs in Hampshire come in different shapes and sizes. This one is exceptional. The welcome is great, food and beer excellent and above all they go the extra mile on service. Their staff are trained to make you feel welcome and it appears genuine. Great management, well done.

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014 via mobile

We needed somewhere to take a family of 5 that included people who needed smaller portions (child, senior citizens) as well as hungry adults. The Running Horse fitted these requirements totally. The food was very tasty. All five plates were eaten and plates left bare. A really great sign of tasty food. What with the Upham Beer, a totally terrific... More

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13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We stayed in the motel style rooms attached to the pub. The rooms are beautifully decorated, and spotlessly clean with power shower. The pub serves wonderful food in its restaurant and has great staff. Breakfast was amazing, choice of hot Englishes, continental, juice, cereal etc. overall an amazing stay. They take dogs too, and B & B for only £65/... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I've lived in Littleton for eight years and the one shame about this great village was its pub was...er... well...it was crap. Successive make over's either went high end brasserie way out of kilter price wise or weird pub which just sounded like a bell out of tune. It was without doubt a shame...but as we are spoiled with lots... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

This is winchester best kept secret ..The food is amazing we stayed the night very clean room and clean carpets clean everything in fact ..breakfast was a great treat ..We were welcomed by lovly staff Who also recamend there other places owned by them ..Thanks for the great stay oh I forgot peaceful nights sleep

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Ilford, Essex
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights over New Year and had an excellent time. The room was warm and clean, the shower large with plenty of hot water and the "extras" were better than in most places we have stayed e.g. ground coffee/ mineral water etc. The pub/restaurant served delicious food and on New Years eve there... More

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Ilfracombe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

We stayed at the Running Horse with our children and 4 grandchildren under 5yrs. of age. I cannot tell you how pleasant a stay it was. The staff were brilliant, absolutely fantastic with the children, the rooms were very comfortable, well equipped and clean, The bedding was beautiful cotton and the the food was excellent…they told the children that they... More

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Additional Information about The Running Horse

Address: 88 Main Road | Littleton, Winchester, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Winchester
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #14 of 49 B&Bs / Inns in Winchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Running Horse 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our stylishly restored village pub is the perfect venue for a leisurely drink or a superb meal with family and friends, seven days a week.Nestling in the lovely village of Littleton, just on the outskirts of the attractive city of Winchester, we’re easily accessible from junction 9 of the M3 and just 25 minutes from the New Forest National Park.Our nine stylish and comfortable rooms offer the perfect accommodation for those staying in the area for one or two nights, or as a base from which to explore the Hampshire region on a longer stay.Our twin, double and family rooms are arranged around an attractive lawned garden and each has en-suite facilities, a flat-screen TV, tea and coffee-making facilities and mineral water.Guests have 24-hour room access and check-in is all day and by prior arrangement outside of licensing hours. The Running Horse has on site car parking for guests and The Running Horse has free wi-fi access throughout. ... more   less 
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