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King Alfred Way accommodation guide

Posted on January 29 in Routes

We're pleased to have created this list of accommodation along the King Alfred's Way route, which we hope will help make your planning easier. On the free PDF, you'll find a table of various places to stay over, and below we have shown the recommended stopovers we'd suggest using as a guideline for trips over 3 to 6 days. Please note distances are not exact.

Please note that we now have more places and up-to-date information (on accommodation, refreshemnts and many more useful facilities too) on our King Alfred's Way Google Maps route map than on the older downloadable PDF's 

Recommended stopover locations for: 

2 Days - around 180km per day:

  • Reading 190km

3 Days - around 120km per day:

  • Ogbourne St George 115km or Marlborough 120km
  • Farnham 240km

4 Days: around 90km per day

  • Avebury 100km
  • Reading 190km
  • Hindhead 260km or Liss 290

5 Days: around 75km per day

  • Market Lavington 75km
  • Wantage 150km
  • Farnham 240km
  • East Meon 300km

6 Days: around 60km per day

  • Amesbury 50km
  • Ogbourne St George 120km
  • Reading 190km
  • Farnham 240km
  • Petersfield or South Harting 300km 

Get the GPX file for the KAW route from our routes page HERE

Read about our supported, self-guided group ride HERE

We also support private group rides and luggage transfer 

If you have any updates or recommendation or would like to be added to the resources information please contact us at: [email protected] 

If you haven't already, we'd strongly recommend purchasing Cycling UK's KAW guidebook, which has all the necessary mapping, historical interest and more...


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