Members of the Southampton & Region Hoteliers Association were today encouraged to celebrate the Champions of the Hospitality industry by nominating, staff, colleagues and managers for the 2020 Hospitality Awards.

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room2 celebrating its 1st Anniversary in Southampton!

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  • BRICKOSAURS! Marwell Zoo
    5th April - This spectacular interactive expedition is created with more than two million LEGO® bricks and is sure to excite families, LEGO and dinosaur enthusiasts alike.
  • Hampshire Food Festival
    1st July - One month, one county and over 60 events. Julys Hampshire Food Festival promises a flavoursome line up of events and experiences for food lovers hungry to explore our countys delicious offering.
  • Seaside in the Square
    19th July - We are excited to announce that following its success in 2018, Seaside in the Square will return to Guildhall Square this summer and will be jam packed with activities, entertainment and events for everyone.
  • Bestival
    25th July - Bestival is a four-day music festival held in the south of England. It has been held annually in late summer since 2004 at Robin Hill on the Isle of Wight. In 2017 the festival relocated to the Lulworth Estate in Dorset.
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Southampton and Region Hoteliers Association encouraged to celebrate people in hospitality at Awards Launch

3rd July 2019

Members of the Southampton & Region Hoteliers Association were today encouraged to celebrate the Champions of the Hospitality industry by nominating, staff, colleagues and managers for the 2020 Hospitality Awards. The launch that took place at Saint Mary’s Stadium and supported by Saints Events, were told of the success of last year’s awards and what it means to the unsung hero’s of the industry. Read more...

Southampton’s first hometel celebrates a successful first year in business

3rd July 2019

room2, the world’s first hometel is celebrating its first anniversary in Southampton. Read more...

Southampton Star Award Winners Announced!

10th May 2019

The winners of the inaugural 2019 SO Star Awards were announced at a glitzy gala awards’ ceremony held at the Southampton Harbour Hotel and Spa on Sunday 14th April. Read more...

Launch of Saints Events

9th May 2019

Southampton Football Club are relaunching their events and conference offering, with new-look packages and a re-brand to transform Halo Conferences & Events into Saints Events. Read more...

Southampton Hoteliers Association present cheque to charity FareShare following money raised at recent local Hospitality Awards

8th April 2019

Southampton Hoteliers Association presented local charity, FareShare, with a cheque of £2,000 following money raised at the inaugural Southampton & Region Hoteliers Association Hospitality Awards Ceremony 2018 that took place in February. The not-for-profit event was sponsored by Cab my Ride and supported by a number of local businesses to showcase high achievers and teams across the local hospitality sector. Read more...

Careys Manor appoints new general manager

4th April 2019

Award-winning country house hotel Careys Manor in the New Forest has appointed a new general manager. Read more...

The inaugural Southampton and Region Hoteliers Association Hospitality Awards were a success!

13th February 2019

The first Southampton & Region Hoteliers Association 2018 Hospitality Awards (sponsored by Cab My Ride) took place on Friday 8th February 2019 at Doubletree by Hilton Southampton Hotel and what a success they were. Read more...

Leonardo Hotels Opens Its First Hotel in Southampton

30th January 2019

Formerly called the Grand Harbour Hotel, the new operators will retain the timeless character and ambience of the hotel while growing and developing the product and customer service. As guests step inside the eye-catching glass pyramid entrance of the hotel, they can expect a warm welcome from the local team. Read more...

Southampton welcomes the Sheriffs to city

17th October 2018

Southampton City Council proudly hosted the Annual General Meeting of the National Association of the City and Town Sheriffs of England and Wales (NACTSEW) last weekend. Southampton is one of only 15 locations across England and Wales that has a Sheriff. In Southampton the Sheriff is appointed annually and is elected from the 48 councillors in the city. This year’s Sheriff, Councillor Peter Baillie, led the weekend’s activities. Read more...

Harbour Hotels Names AA Hotel Group of the Year 2018-2019

16th October 2018

Harbour Hotels Group has been awarded the hugely prestigious AA Hotel Group of the Year 2018-19 accolade; presented in recognition of the hotel group that has a proven track record of striving to ensure the very best levels of service, food and accommodation across the range of properties. Read more...