Located in the very centre of Andover, the Star and Garter Hotel’s Georgian facade has dominated the town since 1770, overlooking the bustling market square busy with stall holders and shoppers. Rooms are set in the former stables and coach house, encircling the courtyard.
The hotel features 35 bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms equipped with a bath and power shower. Each room boasts complimentary Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV, hairdryer, as well as tea and coffee making facilities.
The hotel offers full English and continental breakfast as well as drinks which can be also enjoyed in the enclosed courtyard.
Naturally rich in waterways, wildlife, and rugged terrain, Hampshire offers historic attractions and a mix of outdoors activities such as horse riding, river rafting, and coarse fishing.
Travellers may head to Jane Austen’s House Museum revealing memorabilia and artefacts that once belonged to the novelist, while a historical outing can commence with Winchester Cathedral, where her tomb lies. Straying off the beaten track, consider dipping into the ArtSway Gallery, where a rotating collection of local and international artworks are displayed in a special New Forest space. A taste of the high-life can be enjoyed at the Southampton Hall of Aviation where a vast collection of vintage aircrafts can be explored, along with the considerable sky-gliding heritage of the Hampshire coast.