Venue Details  

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON
contact:Rachel Wootton
address:Conference & Hospitality Office
Bassett House
Glen Eyre Road
city:Southampton
county:Hampshire
region:South East and South Coast
postcode:SO16 3TU
tel:023 8059 2832
fax:023 8059 5983
 
emailconferences@soton.ac.uk
websitewww.conferences.soton.ac.uk
University of Southampton

RATES FROM
24 hour rate (standard):64.60
24 hour rate (ensuite):72.75
Day rate:26.65
Group BB rate (standard):28.50
Group BB rate (ensuite):42.00
 
MAXIMUM CAPACITIES - YEAR ROUND
ensuite roomsstandard roomsmeeting capacitydining seateddining buffet
0060500800

MAXIMUM CAPACITIES - VACATION TIME
ensuite roomsstandard roomsmeeting capacitydining seateddining buffet
120024048010001500

AVAILABILITY NOTES

2006 Summer: 26 June - 30 September
2006 Christmas: See any-time facilities
2007 Easter: 17 March - 14 April
2007 Summer: 23 June - 29 September
2007 Christmas: See any-time facilities


VENUE DESCRIPTION

An ideal venue for conferences, meetings, training and groups. 200 conference and meeting rooms; 1000 plus square metres of exhibition space; nearly 1500 single study bedrooms and quality catering tailored to your needs. Only one hour drive from London by rail or road; 10 minutes drive from Southampton International Airport and on the doorstep of the New Forest National Park.

BEDROOM DESCRIPTION

A choice of standard or en suite single bedrooms each with a telephone and data point, set in pleasant surroundings.

MEETING DESCRIPTION

The main conference suite houses a 480-seater tiered lecture theatre, numerous seminar rooms and over 1,000 sqm of exhibition space. A variety of other facilities are available for large or small meetings.

RESTAURANT / BAR DESCRIPTION

500 seater restaurant with a variety of smaller dining rooms seating 25-250. A selection of menus to suit all tastes and plenty of bars suitable for all occasions.

LEISURE FACILITIES

Sports Hall comprising of gymnasium, 5-a-side football, volley ball, squash, fitness centre, outside sports fields with all-weather football pitch, tennis courts and cricket pitches plus swimming pool.

DIRECTIONS

5 minutes drive from M27 and M3 motorways. Intercity trains direct from most parts of the country. Trains from Waterloo are frequent and take just over an hour. 3/4 miles from stations on a direct bus route.

SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS

New Forest, QE2, Oriana, Historic Ships, Isle of Wight

ACCREDITATIONS

Hospitality Assured, Hospitality Assured Meetings

OTHER INFORMATION

Set in pleasant surroundings with a conference team who pre-empt your every need.