The King Alfred

11 Saxon RoadWinchesterSO23 7DJUnited Kingdom
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About The King Alfred

The King Alfred in Winchester is a traditional Victorian pub and guesthouse offering affordable accommodation as well as an ideal base for exploring greater Winchester.

Refurbished rooms with en-suite facilities offer the basics including complimentary tea & coffee, flat screen TV, radio and free Wi-Fi.

The hotel boasts a traditionally decorated Victorian-style pub and lounge as well as a private enclosed beer garden. Guests can catch up on the latest sporting events on big flat screen TV’s or enjoy a summer evening outdoors with a cocktail.

Select from a set pub menu or take advantage of the chef’s daily blackboard specials. The pub serves traditional cocktails as well as a variety of local ales and imported beers.

The King Alfred is close to Winchester town centre and a number of historical attractions, restaurants, bars and the main shopping district. Winchester train station is within walking distance of the King Alfred.


11 Saxon Road, Winchester, SO23 7DJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1962)854370 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

For children

  • Child / Baby cot
  • Kids' playground

Positive Reviews

Stop here for a traditional English experience.

The King Alfred Inn offers visitors the chance to experience a true traditional Victorian pub with similarly styled accommodation for a full English experience. The pub is traditionally decorated with authentic art works, historical photographs and a numb

Enjoy a full range of traditional British drinks and dishes.

The pub serves six traditional ales which are also changed quite often, keeping things interesting and allowing guests to get a good idea of traditional English brews. The pub also serves the iconic Pimms in a jug, perfect for enjoying in the enclosed bee

Award winning pub and guesthouse with a great location.

Recipient of a number of local awards including Best Newcomer and Community Pub of the Year. The pubs close proximity to Winchester town centre creates an ideal base for exploring the area’s many attractions.

Negative Reviews

Certain rooms are rather cramped and may be too small for some.

The ‘small double room’ is actually quite a bit smaller than one might expect and does not offer a great deal of space to move around in. This is particularly apparent when it comes to leaving luggage in the room.

Little to no parking available on the premises.

The pub is located right on a corner with only a narrow pavement providing some outdoor seating (not the beer garden). There is no actual parking in front of the pub and very little along the narrow street on either side of the pub. This makes parking imp

Visitors needing good Wi-Fi may be disappointed.

While the pub offers free Wi-Fi to guests throughout the establishment, the reality is that the signal is weak in most areas, particularly the beer garden and lounge areas.

Rating Overview

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9 out of 10 based on 196 reviews