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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
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The hotel and grounds are amazing, we took advantage of the wellies (nice touch) to explore and it is lovely. The food was delicious (apart from the amuse-bouches) and the service mostly excellent. However, ( and if you’re not a tea drinker you won’t get...More

Thank cazzastjc
Response from GW_Lainston, General Manager at Lainston House HotelResponded today

Thank you for your feedback following your recent stay with us. I am glad that you took advantage of exploring the beautiful grounds. I am sorry to here that the Amuse Bouche was not to your liking, however, it seems that you had a great...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Lainston House is a stunning property set in 63 beautiful acres. Warm and welcoming. Bit of a trek back and forth to the bedroom. Dreadful sandwich at lunchtime. Having looked forward to a relaxing, pre dinner drink in the cocktail bar, we were disappointed to...More

Thank PeterHarmer
Response from GW_Lainston, General Manager at Lainston House HotelResponded today

Thank you for your recent review following your stay here. Clearly there were points that you enjoyed from the stunning property to the pleasant service, however, clearly, I am sorry to hear that the meals were not to your liking in the bar, restaurant and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed for just one night and thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of our stay. The welcoming fire burning in the grate by reception was a superb start on a cold February day. Our room was delightful - we actually preferred it to the suite we...More

Thank Fred C
Response from GW_Lainston, Manager at Lainston House HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your kind review of Lainston House. It's a pleasure to read that my efforts to keep the fire burning were so well received. The team will be thrilled to hear that you enjoyed all aspects of your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have recently organised a private dinner for 60 delegates in the Dawley Barn at Lainston House and all I can say is WOW! This Hotel is a 5-star experience at it's best! It was a cold night and as soon as our party stepped...More

Thank Hoteltraveller276
Response from GW_Lainston, Manager at Lainston House HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review of Lainston House. I am pleased to read that the team made you feel welcome and that Alex played a large part in exceeding your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a stunning venue for a wedding. The Hotel itself is beautiful in amazing grounds. The staff were all brilliant, especially Alex who looked after us with great attention, she knew all of our names within minutes and ran the wedding and reception with attention...More

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Response from GW_Lainston, Manager at Lainston House HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review of Lainston House. It's a pleasure to read how much you enjoyed your time with us, especially whilst celebrating such a special occasion. I will share your kind comments with the rest of the team, especially Alex who will...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$ 230 - US$ 491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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$ 230 - 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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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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