The Winchester Open 2018

Stage 9 of the UKBGF Tour

Photo: King Alfred

Hotels and Travel

Accommodation in Winchester

There are a number of hotels within walking distance of the Discovery Centre:

Top end hotels:

Mid-range hotels:

Better value:

There are many other options to be found online only a short drive from the city centre. Try Holiday Inn, Days Inn, or Airbnb.


  • By train: The Discovery Centre is 300 yards from Winchester main line station, from where there are regular direct services to London, the south coast, and the Midlands. Southampton Airport is a ten minute train journey away. See National Rail enquiries.
  • By car: From London / Southampton: Take the M3 to junction 9. From the Midlands: Take the A34 south to the M3 junction. From there, take Easton Lane and follow until you reach the city centre one way system; follow that until you get to Jewry Street where you'll find the Discovery Centre. Map of city centre car parks
  • Park and Ride: South Winchester P&R site is near M3 junction 11. Barfield and St Catherines P&R are near juntion 10. Note that parking in the city centre is free on Sundays and there are no buses.