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5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   50 Christchurch Rd | St Cross, Winchester SO23 9SU, England
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Giffard House Hotel
Ranked #1 of 12 hotels in Winchester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at Giffard House for a night between towns. Lovely crisp linen and everything spotlessly clean. Top grade toiletries, succulent hospitality items. Room decor was subdued but immaculate. Cooked breakfast used high grade food, well cooked. Service at breakfast was a little lacking, which was a bit of a disappointment. Bed was a little hard for me, but that's a... More

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Winchester, Hampshire
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My daughter and granddaughter stayed for two nights in a Superior Twin/Super King room. The room was spacious and well-furnished and the beds were extremely comfortable. They had a shower and a bathroom en-suite, both well-equipped and both ladies revelled in the luxury toiletries provided. The entrance hall, guests' lounge, bar and dining room were all elegant and beautifully decorated.... More

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Sydney, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So i'm writing this review with an international benchmark rather than local WInchester. Also, I stayed for a business trip. First the good stuff. The rooms were fine, nothing special, but clean and neat. The views were also quite nice of the nearby streets. The owners were quite nice and polite. Unfortunately however, I can't understand the 5 star rating.... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two other couples joined us at the Giffard House for a relaxing get-together in Winchester. It was an ideal hotel for this purpose. Good accommodation, excellent breakfasts and a key to enable us to come and go as we wanted. Quaint in many respects but very comfortable. Our room was in the front of the hotel. The others had rooms... More

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51 reviews 51 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed one night following recs from tripadvisor. Perfect for us - quiet area within walking distance of city centre, friendly and professional owners/staff very clean high quality bedrooms, great breakfast and a lovely friendly boxer

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Created a comfortable, friendly atmosphere to set the tone of a visit to a magnificent city. Once parked in the grounds, you don't need to use your car again. The hotel is beautifully decorated to fit the era of its build. Our first visit, will not be our last.

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86 reviews 86 reviews
10 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Beautiful, clean, friendly, great breakfast and outstanding staff. I only wish we could have met Peter, our host, who kindly corresponded with us and gave us excellent restaurant suggestions through our emails.

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Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Room 11, must have followed after doggarlic, I endorse everything he said. Peter was able at about 4 weeks' notice to offer me the one remaining room (this is July in Winchester!)for £89 per night inc VAT, "double as single", and as I am quite a small bloke I found it spacious enough. This is a Victorian villa, and this... More

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la Chartre sur le Loir
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Because I am a bit disabled I need a room with a walk in shower and the only hotel in town that had one wanted £200 oplus breakfast plus vat. Thanks to Trip Advisor I found Giffard House, and what a find! Room 11 was perfect and not as a previous member said "noisy and too small" Whilst not palatial... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

If you are visiting Winchester this hotel is a 'gem' we have stayed many times but I feel I must write a review to share the unique experience. The hotel is situated within walking distance of the city centre so you can leave you car in the secure car park and explore on foot. The hotel is a wonderful Victorian... More

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Address: 50 Christchurch Rd | St Cross, Winchester SO23 9SU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Winchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Giffard House Hotel 5*
Also Known As:
Giffard Hotel Winchester

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