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SOUTH EAST AND SOUTH COAST
Southampton Solent University Conference Centre
contact:
Hospitality Services Team
telephone:
023 8031 9602
email:
conference.centre@solent.ac.uk
web:
www.solent.ac.uk/conferences
General Information
The Conference Centre is superbly equipped to cater for all your conference and meeting needs, from a small event right up to a major, residential conference. Our caterers provide an excellent and flexible service from lunches to gourmet dinners with specific menus tailored to meet customer needs.
Location & Access
The Conference Centre is located in Southampton's city centre - just a five minute walk from Southampton Central train station and within easy reach of motorways, ferries and Southampton International Airport. Southampton is approximately an hour from London and both the Isle of Wight and the New Forest are close by.
Group Accommodation
In the summer months, we can provide great value accommodation in one of our Student Residences, with a choice of 1100 en-suite or 1200 standard bedrooms, many including kitchen facilities. During the rest of the year, or for those delegates requiring alternative accommodation, we can direct you to one of the local hotels at discounted rates. There are many amenities such as swimming pools, tennis courts and football pitches located nearby.
Meetings (Vacation-Time)
Air-conditioned for comfort, its two-tiered lecture theatres seat between 170-190 delegates and have a high standard of audio visual facilities. It also has two large reception suites and over 50 syndicate and classrooms cater for breakout or smaller meetings. Other facilities are available on the main campus and at our Warsash Campus, including an impressive boardroom.
Short Breaks
Although we don't have facilities for short breaks, please check other venues' details for those that do. Or click on the 'short break' section of www.venuemasters.co.uk for a complete list. This section of the website also provides details of the venues that offer an on-line booking service, so you can check availability and reserve rooms as required.
Meetings (Any-Time)
The Conference Centre is located in the heart of the city making it a convenient and highly accessible venue. It has two-tiered lecture theatres holding 175-190 delegates along with various syndicate rooms and modern AV equipment. An experienced team dedicated to providing a high standard of customer care helps ensure the success of your event.
Vacation Dates
2007 Summer 9 July - 14 September
2007 Christmas See any-time facilities
2008 Easter See any-time facilities
2008 Summer 7 July - 19 September
2008 Christmas See any-time facilities
Facilities Any-time Vacation-time
Meeting Capacity 200 200
Dining Seated 350 350
Dining Buffet 450 450
En-suite Beds 0 1100
Standard Beds 0 1200
Rates (inc VAT) from Any-time Vacation-time
Day Delegate Rate 37.00 37.00
24 Hour Rate N/A 84.00
Groups (B&B; Rate) N/A 27.00
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