Southampton Harbour Hotel has been named Hotel of the Year at the prestigious C&IT Awards 2018. Picking up the coveted accolade at last Friday’s glittering ceremony at the London Hilton on Park Lane, the hotel was recognised for its stand-out product and service.
Professionals from across the MICE industry celebrated the best of the sector, with 23 trophies awarded on the night.
Introducing lifestyle luxury to the marina and city, officially AA 5 star rated, Southampton Harbour Hotel & Spa has transformed Ocean Village with its striking super-yacht inspired design. Simon Maguire, General Manager of the hotel, says of the win:
“We are thrilled to have received this significant award, cementing our position as the UK’s most exciting new hotel and M&E venue.”
Featuring stunning contemporary interiors, alongside the group’s award-winning restaurant and spa brands and the city’s most exciting rooftop destination bar, the hotel’s unique design reflects Southampton’s thriving marine culture and offers a gateway to the beautiful Solent.
On arrival guests are greeted by an impressive glass-fronted open lobby, leading into Southampton’s most impressive conference and event space with the potential to accommodate up to 250 guests.
Located in the cosmopolitan Ocean Village development overlooking the Marina, Southampton Harbour Hotel is within easy reach of the city centre, cruise terminals, train station and airport as well as easy access onto the M27 and M3. Southampton Harbour Hotel, is the perfect location for meetings, events, and conferences.
With floor to ceiling windows, The Bow is an impressive room drenched with natural daylight. Located on the first floor, the room has neutral tones offset with spectacular chandeliers that will sparkle in the sunlight. Wherever you look you will be wowed by the panoramic views of Southampton’s fine Marina and Harbour. An inspiring room for business or pleasure.
The smaller of our two event rooms, but no less grand, is the Needles. Perfect for events of up to 80 people this room features dock facing views, with floor to ceiling windows that fill the room with glistening daylight. Chic and stylish, our waterside event venue promises get the creative juices following and make your business event a success.
The hotel has not only fully immersed itself in the local community but also driven tourism for the region, proudly boosting the local economy with its landmark exterior and five star guest experiences.