Where to stay around Winchester?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 379 holiday lettings near Winchester. From 195 apartments to 79 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Winchester is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Winchester?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Winchester. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sparsholt College: 422 holiday lettings
  • Marwell Zoo: 795 holiday lettings
  • Winchester College: 441 holiday lettings
  • Winchester City Mill: 444 holiday lettings
  • Winnall Moors Nature Reserve: 436 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Winchester listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Winchester?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 195 apartments in Winchester. Our other popular types of Winchester holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 79 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 61 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 18 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Winchester?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Winchester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Winchester, England Your Home Away From Home

    Standing proudly in the South of England in the county of Hampshire is the city of Winchester. A Winchester holiday will appeal to all types of travellers mainly due to the fact that there is so much to see and do in the actual city and in the surrounding area. You can expect a Winchester holiday rental apartment to offer you spectacular views of the town as well as providing all of the comforts to ensure that your stay is as pleasant as possible.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Winchester, England

    A Winchester holiday is bursting at the seams with activities and attractions to enjoy. First off there are numerous pursuits to indulge in including fishing, swimming, horse riding, tennis, football, cycling and walking. Amongst the attractions to be enjoyed in the city are the grand Winchester Cathedral, which holds the title of being the longest cathedral in the whole of Europe, and the ruins of Wolvesey Castle, which dates back to the 12th century and has seen a lot of action throughout English history. Winchester is the ancient capital of England and this affords plenty of history around each corner of this delightful and quaint city.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Winchester, England

    If you decide to lock up your Winchester holiday rental apartment and go off exploring the surrounding area then one place that is definitely worth visiting is the village of Beaulieu which is approximately 25 miles away from Winchester. There are several popular attractions to be found in the village including the National Motor Museum. Opened in 1952, the museum holds an impressive collection of important and famous vehicles including four land-speed record holders. History buffs will enjoy strolling in and around Palace House which was originally the gatehouse of Beaulieu Abbey, the ruins of which can also be visited.

    Weather in Winchester, England

    Should you now be considering reserving a wonderful Winchester holiday rental apartment then you will be able to experience a typical Temperate climate, which means that there are no great extremes in temperature. The warmest months to have a Winchester holiday are generally July and August when the daytime temperature rises to around 22°C. The cooler months of January and February see the daytime temperature fall to between 4°C and 8°C. The annual rainfall amount for the town is 24 inches with October tending to be the wettest of the 12 months.

    Travel to Winchester, England

    Travellers on a Winchester holiday can arrive at Southampton Airport (SOU) which is approximately 11 miles away from the town. Amongst the air operators offering affordable, regular flights to the area are Eastern Airways and Flybe. Passengers can depart from various other UK airports including Aberdeen (ABZ), Manchester (MAN), Newcastle(NCL), Liverpool (LPL) and Belfast (BFS).

    Activities and attractions in Winchester

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Winchester a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Marwell Zoo (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Stoneham Golf Club (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Southampton City Golf Course (9 mi / 14.6 km)
    • Frankie's Fun Factory (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
    • The Rapids (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Woodmill Outdoor Activities Centre (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)

    Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Winchester

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Winchester is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Queen Eleanors Garden (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Winnall Moors Nature Reserve (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Mottisfront Abbey and Gardens (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
    • Riverside Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
    • Danebury Iron Age Hillfort (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)