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The Wykeham Arms

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   75 Kingsgate Street, Winchester SO23 9PE, England
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Ranked #5 of 11 hotels in Winchester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for something close to the road north after coming off the ferry from Spain and the Wykeham Arms looked good and was reasonably priced. I am pleased to say we were not let down. Arriving late on the Sunday night and on booking in learned that the kitchen had just closed but the manager had it remain... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a bit biased -I worked here when I left school. It was a whim to return and have a night away. I was made welcome and so comfortable that it was a wrench to leave. Breakfast was a pleasure, not too big, not too small, just right. The chap on the next table abandoned his healthy plans as a... More

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Penrith, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good start, friendly welcome, very nice room, then went down to dinner, didn't get acknowledged by the bar man at all (still waiting) he only seemed interested in chatting to the locals and watching tv. The young guy who had showed us to our room only a couple of hours earlier had already forgotten our name and which room we... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent meal as usual at the Wykeham last week but could not believe portion sizes of the starters. The scallops at £9.50 consisted of just two scallops! Aesthetically 3 would have looked so much better and not as mean

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Alvechurch, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stopped here for a drink one sunny afternoon when touring Winchester - wow - love little old pubs like this that have kept their character and not tried to go all "gastropub" Nice little outdoor seating area to the rear & beer was good, couldn't comment on anything else as was a flying visit - but will make a point... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Cannot rate this establishment highly enough. Staff are friendly and efficient.The Wykeham Arms has a laid back but professional ambiance. Outside terrace is pretty, breakfasts adorable, beautifully cooked food served on pretty china. We stayed in the Hamilton Room, which was very spacious, overlooking the street, slept like tops in the huge bed and had great fun in the gold... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We were just overwhelmed by the ambiance and beauty of this old character hotel and one can feel the welcoming atmosphere as soon as entering. It was my husband's Birthday the previous day. Because we were not familiar with the areas, I was not sure where we could have a special celebration. When we entered this hotel, I knew that... More

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18 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We have always been in the past, regular visitors to the Wykeham Arms, but it had gone through some ups and downs, so we did not go as often as before. I am really pleased to say, that following our dinner with friends on Saturday evening, the Wykeham Arms is well and truly back! The food was outstanding, cooked to... More

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Langport, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

Fantastic oldie-worldie pub and hotel in a beautiful part of the world wrapped in so much history you will find plenty to do on its door step. Booked two traditional rooms for myself and a colleague both of which were to a very high standard, very clean. My bed was perfectly soft with high quality linen, the bathroom was huge... More

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Jon H, General Manager at The Wykeham Arms, responded to this review

Dear Mark H Well, what a wonderful way for me to come back from a weeks leave, to find this review waiting for me. Its a great testament to my team, and I shall certainly pass your comments on to them. Please accept 10% off our published room rate for the return visit with your wife, and I sincerely hope... More

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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

My wife and I had 3 days in the Wykeham Arms. When you book online, you can never be certain of what you are going to get, but in my view this place undersells itself on its website. It is FULL of memorabilia - pewter mugs, old photographs, headgear, paintings, coronation mugs - it oozes history and is only three... More

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Jon H, General Manager at The Wykeham Arms, responded to this review

Daer Andrew Thank you for your kind words. It really makes the effort worth while to receive such feedback. I am really pleased to hear that you found the pub, and its staff equally as charming as each other, something we work tirelessly towards achieving. I very much look forward to welcoming you back to the Wykeham arms, and please... More

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Address: 75 Kingsgate Street, Winchester SO23 9PE, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Winchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Wykeham Arms 4*
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