A woodland spa hotel in a 16th century manor house – with lake and forest trails | The Sun

A 16th-century manor house with a modern hotel and spa, Norton Park Hotel is in a cracking location.

Read on to find out more about what the hotel is like and how good the food is.

Where is Norton Park Hotel, Spa & Manor House?

Set in 54 acres of Hampshire countryside, the hotel is a 20-minute ride from Winchester city centre.

The easiest way to get there is by car or you can grab a taxi from Winchester train station.

Trains from London get you there in about an hour.

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What is Norton Park Hotel, Spa & Manor House like?

Winchester is perfect for an overnight break.

If you want to combine relaxation and a bit of sightseeing, Norton Park Hotel is a the spot to do just that.

What is there to do at Norton Park Hotel, Spa & Manor House like?

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Winchester's impressive Cathedral means you can cover 900 years of history in one go, and its delightful high street is a mix of quirky independent shops and restaurants.

After exploring the city's rich history and local shops, head back to the hotel to relax in the spa.

I had such a relaxing Elemis massage, it was a genuine struggle to drag myself away from the poolside sun loungers, sauna and steam room.

Or bring a bike or walking boots if you find the outdoors soothing as the hotel is surrounded by nature.

What is there to eat and drink at Norton Park Hotel, Spa & Manor House?

In the newly refurbished Scene restaurant, they serve up British classics.

We devoured crispy squid to start, then a tasty roasted tikka cauliflower and finished it off with a chocolate fondant.

All washed down with an addictive strawberry and basil mojito.

What are the rooms like at Norton Park Hotel, Spa & Manor House?

Stay in the main Manor House and hope your Mr Darcy pops out of the nearby lake.

Or choose the main hotel for modern rooms with comfy beds, flat-screen TVs and stylish bathrooms.

My room was blissfully quiet.

How much is Norton Park Hotel, Spa & Manor House?

Manor House double rooms start at £149 per night and Manor House Feature double room is from £179.

Click here to book, or call call 0330 107 1599.

Is Norton Park Hotel, Spa & Manor House family friendly?

Yes. Kids can stay for free when sharing a room with a paying adult, plus children under five can also eat for free at the restaurant.

Is there access for guests with disabilities?


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Yes, there are accessible rooms, disabled parking spaces and accessible toilet facilities in public areas.

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