If you are still on the hunt for an exciting and adventurous staycation this summer, look no further! The city of Winchester is a great place that offers plenty of sightseeing and many interesting activities for children and adults around Hampshire. We can promise you a zero boring time during your Winchester holiday, and of course, we would love to take care of your five-star accommodation, here at South Winchester Lodges. Surrounded by ancient woodlands, what better place to relax and enjoy your free time, and of course, let your children and fur friends run and explore around?! So, we have decided to suggest three top attractions this summer and of course, the best events happening in August, here in the city of Winchester.
- Marwell Zoo
At Marwell Zoo you can have a fun day out and explore hundreds of exotic and endangered animals, while also offering plenty of playgrounds, for the children to play during the day.
- Hattingley Valley Wines
If you want to indulge your taste and senses with premium sparkling wines, then visiting the Hattingley Valley winery will be an unforgettable experience for you and your friends.
- Clue Capers
Clue Capers is an escape room experience that offers small groups of people to take on adventurous missions, requiring lateral thinking and detective work. And the catch is you have 75 minutes to figure out how to escape the room. This is a great experience for the whole family and really fun memory you will cherish for long time.
Now, let’s talk more about the events happening in Winchester this August.
- Medieval Knight Training – 17th of August
Do you have what it takes to be a knight and protect the good people?! Become a trainee knight this August at the Winchester City Museum together with Brother Roland and explore more about the knights’ secret life, the developers of St. John’s ambulance.
- Boomtown 2022 (Chapter 12 New Beginnings) 10th of August- 14th of August
Boomtown is one of the biggest UK festivals which offers a unique experience full of theatrical and musical programmes. It is aimed at anyone who would like to deeply immerse themselves into the world of art, music, and theatre.
- Magic Show and Magicians Workshop – 24th of August
Tony Charles is ready to surprise your minds with a magical performance at the Winchester City Museum.
Thanks to our rich culture and history, a whopping 5.6million people visit Winchester, every year. The wonders of Winchester are endless, as are the possibilities for learning and exploring. 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.
And if you are still wondering why to choose South Winchester Lodges for your accommodation, we would love to take this opportunity and highlight that our 19 Family run, Norwegian Log Cabins are located around large private putting green and surrounded by ancient woodlands. And to top off the amazing experience, you can bring your dog as well, so your children don’t have to say goodbye to their fur friend, before heading for a trip.