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Lainston House Hotel

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“junior suite”(49 reviews)
“afternoon tea”(128 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

We stayed here over the weekend as part of a wedding - beautiful venue and lovely staff. Particular compliments to Shane on the waiting team who looked after us really well, he really made the night for us, well done that man.More

Thank Jack M
Response from GW_Lainston, Manager at Lainston House HotelResponded 23 August 2016

Thank you for your kind review of Lainston House. We are all very proud to be working in such a beautiful building and its always pleasing to read that the service compliments our location. The Banqueting Manager is aware of your review and Shane has...More

Reviewed 19 August 2016

Recently celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary with a night at this beautiful hotel and regretted not booking at least two nights! Our room was absolutely vast with a large flat screen tv, sofa and several armchairs and a beautiful writing desk. The bathroom was beyond...More

Thank Rosielane
Response from GW_Lainston, Manager at Lainston House HotelResponded 19 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write such a complimentary review of Lainston House. The team will be thrilled to read they you chose Lainston House to celebrate your 25th Wedding anniversary. It sounds like you took the time you relax and enjoy your...More

Reviewed 17 August 2016

We had not visited this hotel before and booked because we had previously stayed at the Manor near Bath (as sister hotel) which we loved. The grounds attracted us to book this and the location was convenient. The house is beautiful and so are the...More

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Response from GW_Lainston, Manager at Lainston House HotelResponded 19 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review. I am pleased to read that you found the team here at Lainston House to be attentive and that you were able to find the time to have a relaxing stroll around our...More

Reviewed 17 August 2016

Jane Austen would have been at home at Lainston Glorious William and Mary H Plan house Grade 2* Productive kitchen garden with spectacular summer garden to walk through. Majestic trees and stunning contrived vistas. Superb staff and excellent food. The bathroom was a delight and...More

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Response from GW_Lainston, Manager at Lainston House HotelResponded 20 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your recent visit to Lainston House. I am pleased to read how much you enjoyed walking around the grounds and that you found the staff to be superb. Our chefs garden is full of...More

Reviewed 16 August 2016

Beautiful venue for a wedding - stayed the night at the hotel after attending the evening reception of our friends. Lovely reception room and well set out. Large flat screen tv - even a tv in the bathroom - huge shower room and very comfortable...More

Thank PennyRon
Response from GW_Lainston, Manager at Lainston House HotelResponded 17 August 2016

WOW.. Thank you for choosing to write your one hundredth review based on Lainston House. It gives me great pleasure to read how much you enjoyed attending your friends evening wedding reception and that Trish our Head Housekeeper provided a lovely room for you to...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$227 - US$491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Winchester
#2 Romantic Hotel in Winchester
#3 Business Hotel in Winchester
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$227 - US$491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Winchester
#2 Romantic Hotel in Winchester
#3 Business Hotel in Winchester
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (418)
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writetomefordetails
3 February 2018|
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Response from atomguy | Property representative |
It is one house with very sympathetic extensions. There are 9 rooms in the original house, however, most of the large suites are in the “Fishing Wing”, which is a walk away through a corridor that passes the “Stable Block... More
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grimaalicia
3 January 2018|
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Response from GW_Lainston | Property representative |
It is a typical bar menu with sandwiches, including a Club, plus light meals like salads but also a prawn linguini, a wagyu beef burger, fish and chips, duck leg..... sandwiches approx £8 and meals £15 to £20. The grounds... More
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georgedschaefer
12 May 2017|
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Response from Propaganda_Machine | Reviewed this property |
Hello George The official end to the South Downs Way is at the junction of Chesil Street and High Street in the centre of Winchester. This is approx. 3.5 miles from Lainston House. Depending upon your preferred mode of... More
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"Ask for a room near to the bar or restaurant."
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"The Draginfly Room was HUGE"
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"Junior suites good. Miles to Winchester. Taxi needed to escape the overpriced bar and terrible service."
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"Just relax in the fab bathrooms"
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