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Lainston House

Winchester, Hampshire

Lainston House Hotel

Drawing room

Afternoon tea


Ground falcony


Traditional bathroom

A beautiful country house hotel stay in Winchester, with breakfast and a cooking class

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Up to 32% hotel's website rate ?
Accommodation in a Traditional Junior Suite, including Full English breakfast for two and a half-day cookery course per person. The course includes a lunch with a glass of wine or a soft drink, plus unlimited tea, coffee and water.

This offer is available for stays between July and September 2015 and is based on two adults only.

Please note that this hotel is pet friendly. A supplement charge of £50 per pet, per stay applies (payable directly to the hotel, please contact the hotel directly prior to your arrival to arrange).

Check-in is at 3pm and check-out is at 11am.

Travel is not included.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 24% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the hotel's website rate. An example of our top discount is:

On 09/08/2015, two people may book a one-night stay in a Traditional Junior Suite (inclusions as noted above) and will pay £349 per suite, per night, compared to the hotel's website rate of £457 per suite, per night. Based on this calculation, by booking with Secret Escapes, you will save 24%.

The discounts, price and availability stated above were checked on 26/06/2015.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

A five-star Winchester country house hotel, with AA Rosette-awarded dining and a cookery course

Lainston House, An Exclusive Hotel is a refined 17th century country house set in 63 acres of Hampshire parkland, close to the cathedral city of Winchester. The historic charm doesn't stop there either, as the grounds are also home to a beautiful dovecote and a 12th century chapel ruin. As well as exploring the extensive grounds, you're also only a short drive from Salisbury, Stonehenge and the New Forest.

This five-star country house hotel boasts 50 luxury bedrooms, all individually-styled and all designed to ensure a serene night's sleep. The added extras to make your stay dreamy - like lavender sleep balm, a pillow menu and mega-comfortable handmade mattresses. The hotel's AA Rosette-awarded Avenue Restaurant is a reason to visit Lainston House in itself. With an elegant, seasonal menu on offer and 24-hour room service - you've got everything you need.

Good to know

Guests can check in from 3pm on the day of arrival and check out at 11am on the day of departure.

This offer also includes a half or full-day cookery course, which is perfect if you fancy extending your gourmet experience beyond your stay and impressing your friends with your new-found skills when you get home. All courses include unlimited tea, coffee and water, plus lunch with a glass of wine or soft drink. Courses depend on availability at the time of booking. Please contact the hotel prior to your stay to book your class.

You can choose one of the following options:

  • A half-day cookery course, which includes options such as pizza making or beginners skills.
  • A full-day cookery course, which includes options such as a pasta or cake making.
  • An extended full-day cookery course, which includes options such as a planning a seasonal dinner party or cooking the perfect steak.

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These five-star bedrooms have a distinctly regal vibe with glossy mahogany furnishings, luxe, traditional fabrics and glass chandeliers. Each bed offers a pillow menu and is heaped with soft, handmade covers.


Awarded three AA Rosettes for its intimate atmosphere and seasonal gourmet menus, the Avenue Restaurant sources ingredients locally and directly from the hotel's own gardens. You can also have a dainty afternoon tea in the drawing room.


Within the beautifully landscaped grounds of Lainston House in Winchester, you can take part in all kinds of country pursuits, such as walking, shooting, cycling, hunting and fishing. You can even watch live falconry displays or take a cycling tour along the peaceful country lanes and sleepy riverbanks, ending up at a cosy pub.

Woodman Ln, Sparsholt, Winchester, Hampshire SO21 2LT

We like

  • Dining in the AA Rosette-awarded Avenue Restaurant
  • The chance to work on your cookery skills, with a half or full-day course, taught by an expert
  • Exploring the 63 acres of parkland
  • Taking a trip out to Winchester, Salisbury or Stonehenge

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