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Hang Your Hat - classy hideaway in Winchester

39 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Styled for visitors seeking a stylish or romantic bolthole, a place to enjoy some relaxation time and from where to visit the delights of Winchester. Perfect for the traveler who wants to relax and chill at the end of the day, a book by a log fire, a glass of wine, or watch the sun go down in the courtyard garden after savoring the numerous delights Winchester has to offer. It's just a short walk to the centre of the city with its award winning restaurants and pubs, nestled around the oldest High Street in England. Close by you have the Cathedral and beautiful walks through the Water Meadows where Keats was inspired to write 'Ode To Autumn'. You have space for dining and for entertaining colleagues and friends, there is a fully equipped kitchen to simply do your own thing. There is a can...Styled for visitors seeking a stylish or romantic bolthole, a place to enjoy some relaxation time and from where to visit the delights of Winchester. Perfect for the traveler who wants to relax and chill at the end of the day, a book by a log fire, a glass of wine, or watch the sun go down in the courtyard garden after savoring the numerous delights Winchester has to offer. It's just a short walk to the centre of the city with its award winning restaurants and pubs, nestled around the oldest High Street in England. Close by you have the Cathedral and beautiful walks through the Water Meadows where Keats was inspired to write 'Ode To Autumn'. You have space for dining and for entertaining colleagues and friends, there is a fully equipped kitchen to simply do your own thing. There is a candle lit Hamman style steam room, gentle underfloor heating with oak and limestone floors, art on the walls, fine linen and robes in the bathroom, a Jetmaster open fire with seasoned logs supplied. There is Wi-Fi for your laptop and should you wish, entertainment with Sky, a comprehensive DVD collection, champagne or wine, and a fine malt in the study, complimentary with your stay. Stroll into the courtyard and find the stone, cut over a 1000 years ago, part of a mullioned window of Hyde Abbey, the resting place of King Alfred The Great whose bones are now thought to be buried in the local churchyard of St Bartholomew's. More
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About the Owner
Mike H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
Interaction with guests
Guests are usually met on arrival and given need to know information, or anything else according to our guests preferences. I am always on hand via my mobile to sort out any problems or provide information - if needed. Otherwise happy to be invisible.
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Reviewed 11 July 2019

Friendly welcome, and some helpful guidance on where to go in Winchester. Hang Your Hat - a genuine delight, sun in the courtyard or on the terrace at the end of the garden - perfect spot for the bubbly. Short walk into town with lots...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Nomad57103232818
Reviewed 30 April 2019

We absolutely loved our stay at Hang Your Hat. It had everything we needed. The candlelit steam room was great for relaxing after our long walks. Perfect place for a romantic getaway.

Date of stay: April 2019
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Reviewed 18 April 2019

Two nights was not enough! Fantastic location, so much choice of good pubs, restaurants and things to do. We had such a lovely time in this beautiful cosy cottage, a lovely quiet and peaceful place. Looking forward to our return. Thank you Mike.

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Flyer51916393120
Reviewed 15 April 2019

Loved the privacy and comfort of Hang Your Hat. Tastefully decorated with lots of touches that create a relaxing ambiance. Garden courtyard was great in the sunshine. In a quiet location but very convenient to walk to some great restaurants and pubs in Winchester. Mike...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Hang Your Hat is a very well appointed cottage and well located but there is no onsite parking which was a real issue for us. We did not think that the adverting made this point clear at all and this was an important factor for...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank A7217ZSraymondl
Management response:Responded 19 August 2018

Just had guests stay for a week who said that had no trouble at all parking. The visitors permit space outside the front door is not always available.On arrival, I offered to cover the cost of the nearby parking (50 yards) but this offer was...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Books
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Stereo System
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Patio
Fireplace
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Does this holiday rental have a steam room?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
The Cottage is in a quiet street with just a short walk to the centre of Winchester with its award winning restaurants and pubs, nestled around the oldest High Street in England. Close by you have the Cathedral and beautiful walks through the Water Meadows where Keats was inspired to write 'Ode to Autumn. Even nearer are two great pubs, The Hyde Tavern and Mucky Duck, and you are only 3 minutes away from the train station with fours trains an hour to London Waterloo. You also have the Theatre Royal and the Discovery Centre right on your doorstep as well and more fantastic walks around the Winnall Moors nature reserve. We have permit car parking which is complimentary with your stay.
Getting around
A short walk into the bustling high street, or to the station with excellent links to London (1 hour) and the South West. Southampton Airport is just a ten minute train journey with just a few minutes walk at either end.
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