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Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel needs an audit for health and safety. Positive feedback: 1) Great location 2) Great staff on reception (although I feel sorry for them for having to deal with the quality of the hotel) 3) Dogs are allowed 4) Amazing views Negative feedback: 1) Mould on the walls inside the bedroom 2) You need to take a course in...

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely stay at this hotel for two nights celebrating our 45th wedding anniversary, lovely hotel, room very comfortable and had the wow factor of a view the outstanding cathedral, staff polite and very professional at there job could not do enough for us, food was great actually the whole experience was fantastic thank you to every body making our stay...

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a small double room and yes they are small but ok for one night, the location is is great, decent car park. The hotel is looking a bit tired around the edges, but clean & tidy and the breakfast was one of the best I have had for a long time! 10 out of 10 to the staff who...

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Thank Frank B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worst hotel I have ever been in stayed here for one night never again carpet was thread bare tea making facilities dirty,mould in grouting .we booked it three months in advanced and requested if we could arrive around 12 noon e-mail arrived saying this was ok but when we arrived was told by the female receptionist this was not possible...

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Bakewell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Mercure last weekend. We didn't eat, other than breakfast, so I can't comment on the food. In summary, if you're looking for somewhere straightforward which is convenient for Winchester then this may work for you. However I think it's pricey for what it is as it seems more on a par with a...

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Thank Clairelfc40
Cheshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just back from our weekend in Winchester. The hotel was just what we wanted. it’s a typical Mercure hotel. The hotel staff were really helpful particularly on reception. Two members of our party managed to get a parking space, however space is very limited and closest carparks are short stay only during the day The rooms we had on the...

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Thank anniebea
WMcWilliamWinchester, General Manager at Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear anniebea, Thank you very much for letting us know that our fabulous central location, the large comfortable room and the helpful staff, where just what you wanted for your weekend stay in Winchester. I hope that it won`t be too long before you stay with us again. Kind regards William McWilliam

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've long been a fan of Accor hotels and this is a nice Mercure hotel. We had a privilege room overlooking the Cathedral. Overlooking? It dominates the view! Not in a bad way though. The hotel staff were efficient and friendly. I liked the large open foyer with its feature glass wall. I like the lounge, again looking out to...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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WMcWilliamWinchester, General Manager at Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel, responded to this review

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wonderful restful weekend at the Wessex, had a lovely privilege room overlooking the Cathedral with Nespresso Coffee machine complimentary drinks from the fridge.Breakfast was superb and the staff were helpful and friendly.We have stayed at this hotel several times and have always felt welcome and will certainly stay again.

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WMcWilliamWinchester, General Manager at Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephen B, Thank you very much for returning yet again to The Wessex and for letting us know what a wonderful restful weekend you had. I am delighted that you enjoyed every aspect your stay and in particular that the friendly and helpful staff continued you make you feel so welcome. I hope that we will be seeing you...

Hull UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of this hotel is perfect, right next to the Cathedral and the high street, so a great mix of history and modern. The hotel check in was quick and easy, we were upgraded so our room overlooked the Cathedral and the receptionist was polite and helpful, as were all the staff. Our room was lovely, the shower was...

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WMcWilliamWinchester, General Manager at Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear BothofusHullUK Thank you very much for your kind words and feedback following your recent stay. I am delighted that your experience was such a positive one that you would certainly stay with us again. I look forward to welcoming you back when you do . Kind regards, William McWilliam

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
4 star hotel with 94 en suite rooms, many with views of the Cathedral. Ideal for visiting Winchester Cathedral, the steam railway and zoological park. Easily accessible via the M3, 15 miles (24 km) from Southampton Airport, 1 mile from Winchester railway station and a 1 minute walk from the coach station. Features five airconditioned conference rooms for up to 100 delegates, Walkers At The Wessex restaurant, Kings Lounge, 24 hour room service, pay parking as well as use of the nearby leisure centre. ... more   less 

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Address: Paternoster Row, Winchester SO23 9LQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Winchester
Price Range: £72 - £156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mercure Winchester Wessex Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 94
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Also Known As:
Mercure Wessex Winchester Hotel Winchester
Accor Wessex Winchester
Mercure Winchester
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Winchester
#8 Luxury Hotel in Winchester
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