5 things to do during your April staycation in Winchester

on Mon 11 Apr

April is that perfect month of the year when the spring is in its full bloom and the summer is reminding us of its arrival! So, we would like to invite you to plan your well-deserved break and take some time to unwind.

Whether you want to bring the whole family, plan some fun activities with the kids, go for a walk with your fur friend, or just relax in the hot tub with a drink in hand, WE HAVE IT ALL!

We will take care of your perfect spring stay-cation at South Winchester Lodges, set in the beautiful English countryside, near Winchester. We always aim to ensure you get the most out of your holiday, so here is our activities' guide on how to fill up your holiday with exciting explorations.

  1. The Watercress Line

The Watercress Line will take you back to the bygone age, while you enjoy travelling 10 miles around the beautiful Hampshire countryside, in a restored Steam train. This is a great way to let off the steam and enjoy the beautiful sights, the smell, and the magic of history.

  1. Jane Austen’s House

As you probably know Jane Austen is one of the world’s greatest writers and luckily, you can conveniently travel to the village of Chawton, to visit her house, the same place where she wrote Pride and Prejudice. You will have the opportunity to learn more about her extraordinary life while getting closer to her letters and pieces of jewellery, and walking around the beautiful garden she adored. Find out more, here.

  1. Theatre Royal Winchester

Enjoy an intriguing performance here at the Theatre Royal Winchester. The beautiful Edwardian building is conveniently located in the heart of the city centre. You can choose to watch anything from drama to family theatre, to music, you name it. You can see the theatre’s diverse program here.

  1. Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium

Prepare yourself and your little explorers for an exciting day at the Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium. Here, you can explore the world of STEM and have the hands-on experience of fun in the world of science. To maximise your excitement, you can fly through space in the Planetarium room, surrounded by a huge screen, which will almost enable you to touch the stars.

  1. Beaulieu National Motor Museum

The Beaulieu National Motor Museum is located in the heart of the New Forest and can offer something for everyone to enjoy their day out with the family. You can discover anything about motoring vehicles, from wartime to historic sporting motors, to F1 and Top Gear. There is so much to explore, that you better leave a whole day visiting this marvellous place.

Whether you’re here for Winchester’s delicious food, history & culture or just to relax in our Lodge hot tubs, you’ll never be short of things to do.

Your Winchester Staycation is just a click away.

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Phone: 01962 820490
Address: The Green, South Winchester Golf Club, Romsey Road, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5SW

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