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    Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel

    Paternoster Row, Winchester SO23 9LQ, England
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good40%
    • Average26%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible6%
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I remember this hotel being opened in c 1965 when I was at School in the city. It was controversial then because it was built right next to the cathedral in the cathedral grounds. Today, it is an indictment of the concrete and glass box...More

    Thank true2formal
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Stayed for a night on business. Convenient but chargeable parking, warm and friendly reception staff. We didn't eat in the hotel so can't comment. My bed was incredibly comfy and quiet. Room large and spacious. Would return for a business trip.

    Thank LymmLife
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Our third visit to the ‘Wessex’ and pleasing to say much improved on last visit. To be honest we looked for other rooms in Winchester but the BBC history weekend had taken a lot of accommodation and put prices up! So we returned to accor....More

    Thank bobwood
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I am not sure how the star rating was decided but it is not a 4* hotel. I have stayed in much better 3* accommodation and would rate the Mercure Winchester as a poor 3* The room was dirty, old and tired. The bin in...More

    Thank nlm381
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel is in a great position very near the cathedral. However it is a 60s (?) type modern building which is totally uninspiring with the rooms and decor being very tired, with only limited parking on site. Unfortunately on arrival after 3 p.m. there...More

    Thank LynnLaramy
    Response from WMcWilliamWinchester, General Manager at Mercure Winchester Wessex HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Dear LynnLaramy, Thank you for posting a review of your recent stay at Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel and for sharing you feedback. I am sorry that we were unable to check you into your room at the advertised time. In offering my apologies, I hope...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Price range
    • US$ 89 - US$ 221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Business Hotel in Winchester
    • #8 Luxury Hotel in Winchester
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 94
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    • Also Known As
    • Mercure Wessex Winchester Hotel Winchester ,
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    Cammy_1234
    30 October 2016|
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    Response from WMcWilliamWinchester | Property representative |
    I would recommend the Bush Inn at Ovington. Its a 6 mile drive from the centre of Winchester. I have enjoyed two great Sunday Lunches there. It is very popular, not only for its food but also for its secluded location on the... More
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    JennyPennyNewYork
    16 July 2016|
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    Response from WMcWilliamWinchester | Property representative |
    Dear JennyPennyNewYork, Unfortunately not knowing under what name your reservation was made in,I am unable to answer your question. There is no reservation in the name of JennyPennyNewYork. Might I politely suggest you email... More
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    Merwhale2
    10 November 2015|
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    Response from WMcWilliamWinchester | Property representative |
    Dear Merwhale2, Thank you very much for asking me your question. It is literally a 3 minute walk from the hotel to the Cathedral entrance. The path you take, runs between the hotel and the Cathedral and follows the perimeter... More
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    "Ask for Cathedral view. Avoid "small" rooms."
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    "Get upgrade to ‘Privilege’ room if possible."
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    "don't pay for a view as its blocked by trees"
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    "not sure it would matter where you stay really."
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