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The Running Horse

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   88 Main Road | Littleton, Winchester, England
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Ranked #13 of 47 Winchester B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Haz-Zebbug, Malta
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived a little before booking in time and in need of a beer and a sandwich - it was Sunday lunchtime. Although they were only really serving lunch they went the extra mile and rustled up a sandwich for us without any fuss. Then they helped with the luggage as my husband has a bad back. Just everything you could... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed in a family room at The Running Horse, we really enjoyed our stay. Not only was the room very well kept, clean and of good proportion, the service was amazing. The members of staff were very accommodating to our needs (our children are 2 and 3). The breakfast ( which is included in the price), was really... More

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Widnes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had a very pleasant two night stay. The place has a very nice and friendly feel to it. Seperate bar and dining area, good choice of local ales, with tasters readily offered As we were eating there on our first night I downloaded a sample menue which looked somewhat limited in choice although there was something for every taste.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We came upon this pub/restaurant by accident and were so glad we did, the initial reaction on entering was 'wow'! beautifully decorated combining modern and traditional, friendly welcoming staff and excellent menu choices. It was a Saturday evening, we hadn't booked but were accomadated without a problem even though the restaurant was busy. The outside eating space was also very... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I was always reluctant to eat at The Running Horse as it never seemed to know what it wanted to be. Was it a posh wine bar, a pub, a restaurant or a wedding venue. The pub was bought out by the Upham Brewery though, who now have a number of pubs throughout the south. The Runner has been redecorated... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Myself and my family went here for my birthday meal. We went on a Saturday night. Admittedly the pub was very loud and hot, luckily we were sat near a window. The serving and bar staff were quite scruffy, I think a uniform would make all the difference and it would be in keeping with how clean and smart the... More

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St Albans
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

Booked pub as I needed to stay somewhere to support my sons work week. Booked via late rooms, but read the reviews..I travel a lot with work and don't normally risk pubs with rooms, especially Sunday to Friday..have to say it worked a dream. Good rooms. Good food. Good location. Really great staff who care and understand what personalisation means.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We have stayed here previously & this time were taking our family for two nights. They were surprised & thrilled with their family room, size cleanliness & decor. The breakfast had everything we could want & totally delicious. The dinner & lunch meals were the same quality. Very close to Winchester, short drive away but a country feel area. The... More

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Harrow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Enjoyed a lovely lunchtime meal in this stylish establishment. Fabulous food, courteous service and relaxed atmosphere. Local clientele can be rather loud hooray henry types, but please don't let that put you off. Highly recommended.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Modern and stylish rooms. Extremely comfortable bed and a delicious breakfast.We only stayed one night but found the staff couldn't do enough for us. It was an absolute pleasure to stay here. We have eaten in the restaurant before although not on this occasion and found both the food and service excellent.

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Address: 88 Main Road | Littleton, Winchester, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Winchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Running Horse 4*
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A charming and cosy English pub, The Running Horse is nestled in the village of Littleton just outside the historic city of Winchester. Its idyllic countryside setting makes it a destination of choice for fans of country leisure pursuits and touring groups as well as businesses. The 9 stylish bedrooms are equipped with free Wi-Fi, Freeview TV, tea/coffee facilities, as well as private bathrooms or shower rooms. Whatever the season or occasion, The Running Horse makes for a welcoming stop. The locally-brewed Upham ales, wine and champagne lists complement an exciting, seasonal lunch and dinner menu, which are carefully created using locally-sourced ingredients. A choice of three Sunday roasts and a selection of homemade ice creams and sorbets are firm favourites. A full breakfast menu is also available daily. Just 4 miles from the M3 motorway, and a 25 minute drive from the New Forest National Park, The Running Horse is easily accessible and also offers ample free, on-site parking. ... more   less 
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