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The Winning Post

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was super lucky to find this place. It's not often you need to stay at a hotel in your own town, but we did, and we needed something close to family in Slough. I found this and booked the last room. Our room was clean and well-appointed. It came with bottled water (in glass bottles) and a Nespresso machine... More 

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked 4 rooms for our family, and all were immaculate.Three were upstairs and the forth, which was booked for 2 adults and a child, was downstairs.Beds were comfortable, towels were soft, and shower good.

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Sakskoebing, Denmark
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not only has the Winning Post been our go to place when we visit our family in the UK. The have nearly become family them selves. From the moment you step in the front door, you feel relaxed and in a most comforting atmosphere. The food is lovely and the rooms great, but its really the hospitality we com back... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked for 2 nights whilst attending Ascot Races and had dinner on the second night. Room was very pleasant and nice and quiet. Plumbing a bit noisy but didn't bother us too much. The location of the hotel is very good and very handy for the races, only 15 minutes from Ascot in the car. Our evening meal was very... More 

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Woking, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I met a business friend at the Winning Post last Friday and had a truly dreadful experience. I have been to this restaurant many times particularly when it was The Cottage Inn, which was a fabulous restaurant - always full if a little expensive. On Friday, we booked for 1215 but got no food until after 1330... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply spot on in every way- accommodation, food- would definitely stay here again. I stay away three nights a week- and there is no one quite in this league unless you go for a five star hotel- and even some of those are not quite this good- thoroughly recommended.

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Eastbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The winning post is a country pub with good food and accommodation just 3 miles from the centre of Bracknell. The bedrooms are not large but reasonable size and well equipped with tea, coffee and water. The food in the restaurant is good quality and of average price for the area. The is a small bar, restaurant and private dinning... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we only stayed one night as we were on business but we would certainly go out of our way to stay and eat again. the room (room 1), was pretty, perfectly clean and the bathroom was, again very clean with everything working! the bed was very comfortable with good linen. our sunday lunch was about the best we have had... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The room was spacious and the building is a lovely beamed property with a lot of character. The food in the restaurant was of a very high standard with the speciality Cote de boeuf outstanding albeit a little on the pricey side.

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Stroud, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This was a truly excellent place to stay. The room was stylish, extremely clean, spacious and very well appointed with a super comfy bed, great TV and good in-room tea/coffee facilities. The staff were all very friendly and very helpful/attentive. There is amp[le parking and the area in which the hotel is located is stunning. Unfortunately we didn't dine at... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Winning Post has long been serving the racing and polo community of Ascot, Windsor and Guards Polo Club and is widely believed to bring punters luck at the races... Or perhaps it's just the place to pick up the best race tips. Set in the picturesque village of Winkfield in Berkshire, this quaint 18th century pub offers 10 rooms, each with a private bathroom, as well as free Wi-Fi, a Freeview TV and a vista of The Winning Post's beautiful, leafy gardens. Guests can enjoy a traditional cooked English breakfast each morning. The Winning Post offers a superb range of Upham ales brewed in neighbouring Hampshire, wines and champagnes, as well as a traditional pub menu made with locally-sourced ingredients. Barely 10 minutes from Ascot Racecourse and just 5 miles from the M4, The Winning Post is highly accessible, and also offers free, on-site parking. ... more   less 

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Address: Winkfield Street, Winkfield, Bracknell SL4 4SW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Berkshire > Bracknell > Winkfield
Price Range: £99 - £119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Winning Post 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Have a snack in the bar before dinner if you are not a local....”
 of 5 bubbles PHJR-G, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are quiet - take advise from helpful staff”
 of 5 bubbles StuartandSuzi, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Read my review !!”
 of 5 bubbles daviddQ7499AK, 11 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are at the rear of the property. Ours was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles GeoffS255, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Get a room as far away from the plant room as you can!”
 of 5 bubbles ADJSoulman, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
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