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a Historic Market Town in the county of Hampshire

The Watercressline station Steam gala sept 2005
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About Alresford

Alresford is a market town in Hampshire, just north-east of the City of Winchester and south-west of the town of Alton, which it is linked to by the Mid Hants Watercress Railway – a steam heritage railway.

The town is famed for its production of Watercress and in May each year it hosts the Watercress Festival which attracts thousands of visitors annually to this wonderful little town.

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Winchester (321 Pictures)

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(8.1 miles, 13.1 km, direction E of Alresford)

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(16.4 miles, 26.4 km, direction SW of Alresford)

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Mid Hants Railway (20 Pictures)

(0.3 miles, 0.5 km)

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Wolvesey Castle (14 Pictures)

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Hotels & Accommodation in Alresford

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The Swan Hotel in Alresford, Hampshire, England2 stars

The Swan Hotel

Alresford, Hampshire, England (0.0 miles, 0.1 km)
Welcome to the The Swan Hotel in Alresford, Hampshire. The Swan Hotel is a small privately owned hotel with its own private car park and located on the High Street.

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April Cottage in New Alresford, Hampshire, England

April Cottage

New Alresford, Hampshire, England (0.7 miles, 1.1 km)
April Cottage offers accommodation in New Alresford, 28 km from Southampton and 34 km from Portsmouth. The unit is 42 km from Reading. The kitchen is equipped with an oven. There is a private bathroo...
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Garden Cottage in New Alresford, Hampshire, England

Garden Cottage

New Alresford, Hampshire, England (1.8 miles, 3.0 km, direction NW)
Garden Cottage is a holiday home with a garden, located in New Alresford. The unit is 27 km from Southampton. A dishwasher, an oven and a toaster can be found in the kitchen and there is a private ba...
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Watercress Lodges & Campsite in New Alresford, Hampshire, England4 stars

Watercress Lodges & Campsite

New Alresford, Hampshire, England (2.7 miles, 4.3 km, direction E)
Offering a barbecue, Watercress Lodges & Campsite is located in New Alresford. Southampton is 30 km from the property. Free private parking is available on site. The accommodation is fitted with a se...
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The Plough Itchen Abbas in Winchester, Hampshire, England

The Plough Itchen Abbas

Winchester, Hampshire, England (3.3 miles, 5.3 km, direction W)
The Plough Itchen Abbas is a charming property with a riverside village setting, just 15 minutes’ drive from Winchester. This beautiful inn features a restaurant and bar. The Plough offers lovely b...
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The Cricketers Inn in Winchester, Hampshire, England4 stars

The Cricketers Inn

Winchester, Hampshire, England (4.8 miles, 7.8 km, direction W)
The Cricketers is a traditional English pub and inn set in the charming village of Easton, in picturesque Hampshire. Less than 3 miles from Winchester, it offers modern rooms with en suite facilities....
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Riversdown in Kilmeston, Hampshire, England


Kilmeston, Hampshire, England (5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction S)
Set in Kilmeston, 23 km from Southampton, Riversdown boasts a seasonal outdoor pool and sauna. Free private parking is available on site. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hair dr...
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Nearby travel help

M3 Junction 9(5.7 miles, 9.2 km, direction W)
M3 Junction 10(6.8 miles, 11.0 km, direction SW)
Winchester Station(7.0 miles, 11.3 km, direction W)
Micheldever Station(7.6 miles, 12.2 km, direction NW)
Southampton Airport(12.7 miles, 20.5 km, direction SW)
Bournemouth Airport(36.2 miles, 58.2 km, direction SW)
Alresford to London(53.3 miles, 85.8 km, direction NE)