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5* Harbour hotel coming to Southampton

Harbour Hotels are delighted to announce that preliminary work is now underway on the development of the new Southampton Harbour Hotel & Spa at Ocean Village. The start of the development marks a major milestone for the city, as they will be introducing Southampton’s only luxury five-star hotel to the City.

When completed, the complex will feature 85 bedrooms, an award-winning Jetty restaurant, alongside a luxurious rooftop Champagne Bar overlooking the water. The Harbour Spa will provide the ultimate relaxation featuring a swimming pool and gym. The hotel will also feature a number of flexible function rooms ideal for conferences and events. With the addition of private moorings for their seafaring guests, which will be a popular attraction during annual maritime events. 

With construction due to continue over the next few months the hotel is due to be completed and open by summer 2017. The new addition to the Harbour Hotels portfolio, featuring six premium hotels across the south west, will be their flagship property.

Click here for more information about The Southampton Harbour Hotel & Spa. 

Solent Conference Centre hosts Destination Southampton Agency Dinner

The Conference & Events team at Solent Conference Centre were pleased to welcome Destination Southampton’s agency partners for a dinner on Saturday 2nd July. Guests were treated to dinner in the brand new £30 million venue which features state of the art technology, unique  and creative event space. Guests were entertained by live music, disco, interactive tours and a drinks reception served on top of the Pod, a suspended meeting room in the middle of the Atrium.  
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Rhinefield House Offer on residential meetings 

Rhinefield House is set in the heart of The New Forest National Park and is the perfect location and venue for off-site meetings, training, team building days, board meetings and much more.
Book your residential meeting at Rhinefield House Hotel to take place in September 2016 and you will receive complimentary bacon and egg rolls on arrival with Tea/Coffee

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British Art Show 8 

The next big thing to hit Southampton is British Art Show 8. A significant high profile exhibition coming to Southampton (one of only 4 locations) in October.

The British Art Show is a touring exhibition that provides a vital overview of the most exciting contemporary art produced in this country. This year, it tours the work of over 40 artists to four cities across the UK.

There are also plans for a number of fringe exhibitions / events to be in various locations across the city. 
From roots to restaurant - Top chef cooks up a storm with youth from Community Roots allotment charity

On Tuesday 2nd August, participants from the project attended the skills workshop, hosted by The White Star Tavern Head Chef, Matt Noonan. The talented chef showed the team how to create a selection of tasty treats using the allotment produce, including Sea Bass with tomato stew and a Roast Kohlrabi & Swiss Chard dish. He introduced the team to a working professional kitchen and gave them valuable advice on how to break out of their vulnerable situations and gain a foothold in the hospitality industry. 

The White Star Tavern is located on Oxford Street in Southampton and offers true Hampshire dining. Its ethos is ‘keeping it local’, sourcing local produce, employing local people, offering apprenticeships and using local, independent contractors and suppliers. Awarded two rosettes by the AA, the restaurant prides itself on offering excellent quality food, supporting its staff and giving back to the community.

Click here for more information about this project.
Voucher giveaway from Holiday Inn Southampton 

To celebrate their brand new open lobby Holiday Inn Southampton are giving away vouchers which include:
- A free slice of cake when you buy a Starbucks Coffee
- 50% off a 2 course meal from their All Day Dining Menu
- 1 in 10 party for 50p at their Christmas party nights 

Follow the link below to see what other amazing offers they have.

Click here to view vouchers. 

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Adele Tribute Act at the Novotel Southampton 

Join the Novotel on 23rd September for a fabulous evening of entertainment and music with Adele Tribute act, Katie Markham including all the greatest hits from one of the greatest singers of our generation.
This event will start at 7.30pm with a 2 course dinner in their elegant Normandie Suite followed by Adele Tribute Act. With some serious moving and grooving provided by the in house DJ until 12:30 am to end the night. 
A great evening to entertain clients, guests or friends!
Tickets:  £35.00 Per Person / Tables of 10: £340.00
Click Here for more information about this event and how to book.  
NEW FOR 2016 - The Beaulieu Supercar Weekend 20-21 Aug

VIP Hospitality Experience  

The Beaulieu Supercar Weekend brings some of the world’s most exclusive and desirable motors to the National Motor Museum for a spectacular event that’s not to be missed.
Experience the Beaulieu Supercar Weekend in style and become a Beaulieu Supercar VIP; with exclusive access to the Palace House Hospitality Enclosure you can take in the beautiful views of Palace Gardens and the Millpond surrounded by some of the finest supercars in the world.
A Gala Evening on Saturday, hosted by racing driver and TV presenter Tiff Needell, will pay tribute to honour Murray Walker OBE and the iconic British luxury sports car marque, Aston Martin. Wow clients and guests at this great event.
Click here to find out more information about this event. 
Macdonald Hotels & Resorts day delegate rate offer

Macdonald Hotels & Resorts are currently offering £32.00 DDR throughout the remainder of 2016 along with unlimited tea and coffee. Pus receive a free Fitbit Surge or Fitbit Charge HR for meetings when taken place by 30th September 2016.  (Booking contracted £5000 minimum)

Click here for more information & to enquiry about The Macdonald Botley Park Hotel & Spa.
Delicious Dining Fuels the Business Community

In recent weeks the Delicious Dining Group has been busy fuelling the Southampton business community by giving away Paella lunches from its Guildhall Square eatery Tapas Barcelona. The initiative was launched by the group to encourage companies to experience more than just a sandwich at lunchtime. Each week, Southampton-based businesses can nominate themselves via the restaurant’s Facebook page to win a free Paella lunch. So far Delicious Dining has given away over 100 meals from local solicitors to local ambulance stations. “The meals have gone down really well and everyone has explained Marketing Manager Annalise Hughes. “While we operate a corporate discount scheme at all of our venues we thought it would be nice to give local businesses a chance for a free lunch as well. 

Tapas Barcelona is a great central venue for less formal events or parties, click here for more information.
Crystal Zany Zebra Competition

To be in with a chance of winning one of the delicious prizes below all you need to do is visit the Marwell Zany Zebras trail around the city of Southampton from 16th July until 24th September 2016.

Then follow these simple instructions to take part:

1. Follow Southampton Hoteliers on Twitter@SouthamptonHA

2. Tweet us. In your tweet include #CrystalZebra

3. Also include a Crystal Selfie photo with you and friends or family

4. Finally, include the number of crystals used to create Crystal within your tweet

WIN one of 6 prizes on offer:

  • Grand Harbour Hotel: Champagne Afternoon Tea for 4
  • Meon Valley Hotel: Afternoon Tea for 4 with Free Flowing Bubbly
  • Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel: Lunch or Dinner for 4 in the hotels Rosette Award Winning Signature Restaurant
  • Holiday Inn Winchester: Sunday Lunch for 4 guests in the hotels 2 AA Rosette Award Winning Restaurant Mornhill Brasserie
  • Jurys Inn: Lunch for 4 in the Innfusion Restaurant and Bar
  • De Vere New Place: Afternoon Tea for 4

We can’t wait to see your selfies and guesses!  Good Luck!
Terms and Conditions Apply,

Click here for more information.

Hilton Southampton is now serving Starbucks Coffee!
Hilton Southampton are very pleased to announce that they are now serving Starbucks Coffee!
This September, book and confirm a 2016 Day Delegate meeting for 10 or more people at the Hilton Southampton and they will give all your delegates a voucher for a Starbucks Coffee to go! To receive this fantastic offer please quote 'COFFEE TO GO' when making your enquiry. Don’t leave it too ‘latte’ to book!

Click here to enquire about this venue.
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