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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at the King Alfred whilst travelling for work. From the start the staff were friendly and helpful, the room was very comfortable and nicely done. Breafkast was in the room, but I'm happy with that. I took my laptop down to the pub and had a very enjoyable evening in the cosy bar by candelight. To eat I had...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really like the king Alfred, been there on three occasions in Jan, every time the staff have been excellent, food has been lovely and the place looks great after the refurbishment Keep up the good work

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly people in a pub stay with good food and pleasant surroundings. Bathroom good and enough heating to keep warm in the winter. Bed was comfortable. Stairs to room so plan to travel light. On street permit parking outside hotel

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed January 11, 2017

We recently stayed at the pub on 2 separate occasions to visit family in the area and both our stays were excellent. Our rooms were large, well furnished and spotless with great bathrooms and comfortable beds. I had thought that accomodation over a pub might be noisy, but the bedrooms were quiet even on the weekend.The staff were friendly and...

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 9, 2017

popped into The King Alfred for sunday lunch. We didn't arrive until 2.45 & the kitchen was closing at 3. Luckily there was a table free & we quickly ordered drinks & food. I had beef bourguignon with winter greens. It was delicious. My wife had roast pork which she said was very good. The service was very polite &...

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Porthcawl, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 5, 2017

A great pub, very impressed with the new management,we where made to feel very welcome. Food was very good and good value. An easy 5 minute walk into town. The room was very good with no complaints. Would definitely stay again.

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Thank Derek F
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Went to King Alfreds for the second time today. This pub is a real find. The place is a great traditional style pub with a great atmosphere and and friendly professional staff. Good selection of beers and high quality pub food. Definitely recommended.

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Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

Food has improved but the choice of anything other than wine and lager has dropped through the floor. No longer an ale pub, unless you get your ale in the supermarket, 3 for £5. Sort it out, a once vibrant local has lost its direction and gained allot of cushions. Really shocked at the lack of imagination behind the bar...

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Buntingford, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 14, 2016

A lovely pub with a great team. We stayed for two nights and were made very welcome by the staff. Unfortunately our car was broken into overnight but the guys at the King Alfred were very kind and could not do enough to help us out. We booked a large double room which was very clean and comfortable but perhaps...

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 13, 2016

What a fantastic place to stay! Stayed two nights, beautiful room, big comfy bed.Lovely except the one downer.. a large intrusive green light in the room just above the door. The room was bathed in green making it difficult to sleep. It is bright enough for corridors and public spaces, but for a bedroom far far too bright. Sort that...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A stay at The King Alfred offers you everything you would expect from a boutique hotel but in a cosy, relaxed pub setting - great beds and linen, a classic pub menu just cooked really well and super friendly staff many of whom have lived in Winchester forever so would happily chat to you about what to see and where to go! Our location is ideal for both leisure and business guests. Tucked away in the friendly Winchester suburb of Hyde, we are about a 15 minute stroll from the city centre with its historic cathedral and diverse collection of independent and high street shops. We can offer convenient , free parking outside the pub with the use of one of our permits. Or if you are travelling by train we are just a short taxi ride or a 10 minute walk from the station. Accessed via a private entrance so you can come and go as you please, we have four double rooms and one twin all with en-suite showers, TVs and tea and coffee making facilities. Downstairs in the bar you'll discover cosy corners and eclectic treasures. Grab a drink, settle in and let us do the rest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The King Alfred

Address: 11 Saxon Road, Winchester SO23 7DJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Winchester
Price Range: $104 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The King Alfred 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The large double rooms are very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles 19apples, Dec 14, 2016 | Read review
“Inspect your room first”
 of 5 bubbles 833hansd, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 is classed as a small room, big enough if you don't have much luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles meeshf2013, Apr 16, 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 lovely and spacious”
 of 5 bubbles gonestrolling, Mar 27, 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 was very good, nice bathroom, quiet. Didn't see any of the other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles gold20, Feb 22, 2016 | Read review
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