The South East's Finest Luxury Venues
Nothing makes a statement quite like a luxury venue for your meeting, conference or event.
Whether you are organising a high level business meeting, a networking event to impress your clients or conference to celebrate your business successes with your team, choosing a luxurious hotel, iconic event space or venue offering 5 star luxury will definitely inspire and impress your guests.
Take a look at the wealth of luxury venues within the South East of England with conference and meeting rooms, state of the art business facilities and unbiased luxury. Located in vibrant cities and towns, stunning countryside and tranquil grounds you will find the venue here for you. All within easy reach of London, and often without the capital's price tag.
A luxury venue in the South East will leave your guests in awe and make the budget go a little further!
Ashdown Park Hotel & Country Club
Ashdown Park Hotel & Country Club is a stunning country house hotel located in East Sussex. A member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) and Conde Nast Johansens, the hotel has 106 rooms and suites, an award winning fine dining restaurant, three elegant lounges, and is the perfect place to relax and unwind. The listed 19th Century mansion has a fascinating history and the 186 acre estate boasts sweeping lawns, walled and secret gardens, carp filled lakes and woodland with wild deer. The property is surrounded by the Ashdown Forest, which according to the famous children’s author, A. A. Milne, is the woodland that inspired his Winnie The Pooh stories. Local places of interest nearby include Wakehurst Place and Gardens, Sheffield Park Gardens, Glyndebourne Opera House, the Bluebell Railway and the Bluebell Vineyard Estates.
9 Meeting Rooms/Max Theatre Capacity 550/106 bedrooms
Aviator by Tag
With 169 Bedrooms, 30 minutes from London Heathrow and 5 minutes from its closest mainline station Aviator is a luxurious and stylish hotel binding the timeless glamour of aviation with seductive interiors and ultimate comfort.
The private entrance to the events wing and dedicated relaxing lounge areas provide direct access to versatile meeting rooms. Used exclusively for tailored events and celebrations, the Sky Lounge overlooks panoramic views of the airport and combined with the atrium to create a venue that promises to leave a lasting impression.
8 meeting spaces | up to 150 delegates | 169 Bedrooms
Barnett Hill Hotel
Barnett Hill Hotel, a Queen-Anne style country mansion located just outside Guildford, Surrey, situated within 26 acres of beautifully manicured gardens and grounds it makes for an ideal and intimate setting. This distinctive hotel is convenient for Gatwick Airport, the M25 and only 45 minutes from London has ample free parking and plenty of productive space. Whether you seek a traditional meeting room with inspiring views or a smaller, more modern syndicate room, this Hotel has nine meeting rooms with a max capacity of 70 in the largest space theatre style, as well as a beautiful 26 acre estate providing plenty of outside space for a productive away day.
8 meeting rooms | Up to 70 delegates | 54 Bedrooms
Battel Hall at Leeds Castle
This is the newest addition to the Leeds Castle estate and provides a comfortable retreat to discuss business strategy and a luxurious escape to the countryside, Comfortable drawing rooms, an oak-panelled dining room seating up to 14 people, five exquisite bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, Battel Hall oozes luxury.
An additional annex accommodation. Battel Hall Oast set adjacent to the Hall offers delightful two double bedroom self contained apartment which can be booked in conjunction with the main house and combined with time on the 9-hole golf course, falconry experiences, Segway tours and more. For larger conferences and meetings held at Leeds Castle, Battel Hall provides a perfect break out space and added premium accommodation for top executives.
1 Meeting Room | Up to 14 delegates | 7 Bedrooms
Bombay Sapphire Gin Distillery
Bombay Sapphire Distillery is unique, high-class venue ideal for corporate events, meetings, private parties, and intimate gatherings. Included within the competitive delegate rate is an experience at the distillery and a complimentary cocktail.
The primary event space is the Gallery, a versatile room suitable for meetings and cocktail masterclasses. The Empire Bar is the jewel in the crown of the distillery, where all the cocktails on the Distillery cocktail menu are invented. This beautiful space can be hired throughout the year for Masterclasses, drinks receptions, or as a casual meeting space. The two intertwining Botanical Glasshouses, which contain living examples of the ten exotic botanicals infused into Bombay Sapphire, and makes for an excellent space for cocktail receptions, or botanical banquets.
5 meeting spaces | Up to 200 delegates
Brighton Dome & Corn Exchange
Offering a variety of flexible spaces under one iconic roof, Brighton Dome is one of the most versatile and stylish venues to hire in the South. A beautifully unique venue originally built in 1805 and currently undergoing a £21 million redevelopment with exciting new spaces available from 2019 onwards.
Restoration of the Corn Exchange and Studio Theatre will offer long-lost heritage features as well as providing new, state-of the art facilities and brand new venue spaces. Whether you are organising a Congress, Conference, Meeting or Private Dining, we can accommodate between 50 to 1700 people.
5 meeting spaces | Up to 1700 delegates
Over the years Chilston Park Hotel has been home to eminent politicians, writers, lords and viscounts. Today it is a classic British country house hotel with style and charm to spare. These stately surroundings have been a place for business leaders and original thinkers. To this day, there remains something about the setting that seems to bring out the best in people.
The hotel offers ten meeting rooms, with highlights in the main house including the Orangery with direct access to the hotel’s lawns.
10 meeting spaces | Up to 150 delegates | 53 Bedrooms
Cliveden is unique. One of the world's finest luxury hotels, this grand stately home is set in the heart of the Berkshire countryside, surrounded by 376 acres of magnificent formal gardens and parkland with panoramic views over the River Thames. From the French Dining Room to the Waldo's, the Motor House or Cellars Dining Room the 8 meeting/event spaces are each full of their own character, charm and history. The standards set 100 years ago by Lady Astor are still rigorously maintained today ensuring the highest quality meeting or event is achieved and every delegate leaves being inspired, rejuvenated and with a story to tell.
8 Meeting/Event Spaces | Maximum Capacity Theatre Style 50 | 48 Bedrooms
The five star Coworth Park will make an impact on your clients from the moment they reach the tree-lined driveway. Located just 45 mins from central London, near Ascot and just a few minutes from the local train station, Coworth Park offers 70 bedrooms and 7 beautiful meeting spaces. Providing a stunning backdrop for highend event for between 10 and 100 delegates this stunning hotel and spa is set in 240 acres of Berkshire countryside. With its own polo fields (unique to the UK), equestrian centre the hotel offers comfort combined with simple beauty.
4 meeting spaces | Up to 250 delegates | 70 Bedrooms
Located just 30 minutes from London Heathrow Airport and less than one hours drive from Central London, Danesfield House is an awarding winning hotel offering everything from a small business meetings for 5, residential conferences for 70 or days seminars for up to 100. With 75 bedroom, no two of which are the same your delegates are sure to feel treated.
Its grand and charming atmosphere is coupled with adaptable meeting spaces and stunning views across the gardens and courtyards. Its 65 acres estate is the perfect setting for drinks, summer BBQs and outdoor activities. Delegates are invited to enjoy the award winning spa, the all weather tennis court, traditional croquet lawn, putting green and the jogging and walking trails.
8 Meeting Spaces | Max Theatre Capacity 120 | 75 Bedrooms
De Vere Horsley Estate
Truly magnificent is the only way to describe the elegance of Horsley Towers within De Vere Horsley Estate. Steeped in history, it was designed and built in 1820 by Sir Charles Barry; the architect renowned for designing the Houses of Parliament and Highclere Castle. Ancestral home to the Lovelace family this unique building now operates as a conference and banqueting venue for successful events in historical surrounds. The Great Hall adds majesty to any event with warm oak panels and original cantilevered roof. Discover our hidden secrets with the beautiful ornamental chapel and intricate cloisters, together with the private bar and terrace and 28 deluxe recently refurbished bedrooms. The Estate boast a further 152 bedrooms, indoor pool & gym, Steam Bake & Grill restaurant and further modern training & conferencing facilities.
51 training and meeting spaces | Capacities of up to 200 theatre style
Guildford Harbour Hotel
Located in the heart of Guildford with excellent transport links to Heathrow, Gatwick and the M25, Guildford Harbour Hotel, is the perfect location for your next meeting or event. Our impressive glass-fronted open lobby leads into an expansive conference and event space accommodating up to 400 guests, including a sleek boardroom perfect for offsite meetings, as well as a private reception area and bar facility.
This luxury 4* hotel also features a spa, a gym and even an outdoor heated pool, ideal for relaxing after all of the hard work is done. With two dinning options there is no reason to look any where else, try the award winning signature seafood restaurant The Jetty, or our Harbour Bar and Grill, We are also masters of private dining, just ask a member of our events team for more information.
7 Meeting Rooms | Up to 400 delegates | 183 Bedrooms
With its two unique venues, Hever Castle is a beautiful choice for your next meeting or event. The private Astor Wing was added to the castle in 1904 and provides an impressive Tudor style meeting or event space for up to 60 delegates, with 28 five star bedrooms. Steeped in history the space has state of the art audio visual equipment and is ideal for a private meeting or dining experience, exclusive use residential stays’ and celebrations. The Guthrie Pavilion can be found in the castle's Italian Garden, combining a peaceful retreat with a contemporary space for up to 200. With a championship golf course and well-being centre. swimming pool and outdoor space for activities, Hever Castle offers delegates history and heritage, inspiration and rejuvenation in abundance.
2 Spaces | Max Capacity Theatre Style 200 | 28 Bedrooms
Hotel Du Vin - Brighton
This boutique Brighton hotel nestled in the quaint narrow cobble-stoned alleyways of The Lanes, won't disappoint. With its 5 meeting spaces from the The Dome with capacity for up to 120 delegates, The Ruinart SMWS Snug, Captain's Table and the Screwpull room, each room is bespoke and unique. Mixed with the distinctive rooms and suites where you'll find super-soft Egyptian cotton linen, big fluffy towels, roll top baths this boutique hotel in this vibrant city offers a fantastic location with luxury combined for your next event.
5 meeting spaces | Up to 120 delegates | 49 Bedrooms
Hotel du Vin - Winchester
At the heart of the City of Winchester you will find the stunning boutique Hotel du Vin - in all its Queen Anne-style architectural glory. This 24 luxury bedroom hotel offers grand but informal place to work, rest and play. The individually styled rooms and suites, with custom made beds, monsoon showers and roll top baths provides the added luxurious extras for a board retreat or exclusive team residential..
Discover Bar 20 and dine al fresco in the charming 18th century walled garden or enjoy hearty, classic dishes in the trademark bistro, You can even retire to the Cigar shack with a glass of champagne from the terrace bar.
1 meeting spaces | Up to 50 delegates | 24 bedrooms
Lainston House is a charming 17th century luxury country house situated in Winchester offering a five star retreat with some hidden gems to discover. Located in 63 acres of idyllic Hampshire parkland, it promotes inspiring meetings and events, combining traditional style with modern facilities. Just 55 mins from London, the Lainston offers day delegate, residential conferences and private dining, plus unique experiences for their delegates from falconry to the The Exclusive Cookery School, tank driving to duck herding.
8 meeting spaces | Up to 166 delegates | 50 Bedrooms
Leeds Castle offers a unique and amazing conference facility, experience the Maiden’s Tower exclusively to yourself or elegant dining room, the boardroom or even more splendid the option to have dinner in the Great Hall, amongst the tapestries. Exclusivity is easy here with a moat surrounding the “loveliest castle in the world”, ensuring your privacy.
This castle has a great history from medieval times until today, but has hosted international treaty signings, product launches and fabulous parties. Combinations of meeting rooms allow flexibility and a variety of accommodation is available.
4 Meeting Spaces | 4 Venues | Max Capacity 100 | 20 Bedrooms
Malmaison is Brighton's newest hotel, located overlooking Brighton marina and just 20 minutes walk from the beach. The hotel has completed it's stylish reinvention, and now boasts all-new bedrooms, an elegant brasserie with sea-view conservatory. With six flexible meeting rooms and individual meeting pods offering day delegate, and 24 hour residential rates, plus mixology lessons for some team bonding at the end of the day.
6 Meeting rooms | Up to 140 delegates | 70 Bedrooms
Monkey Island Estate
Windsor’s newest addition to it exclusive hotel offer is Monkey Island Estate an exciting private island estate on the thames opening early 2019! Monkey Island Estate lies on a picturesque island in the River Thames in the historic village of Bray, Berkshire. The island has a rich history centuries old, and has been the haunt of monarchs, aristocrats and artists alike.
The two grade I listed heritage pavilions which form the property have been completely restored and now features 27 exquisite guestrooms and three sumptuous suites, the stately and spacious Ballroom, the graceful River Room and the intimate Spencer Suite and Boardroom for a memorable corporate retreat or private dining event. ,
3 meeting spaces | Up to 200 delegates | 30 Bedrooms
Oakley Hall Hotel
This Home Can Be Exclusively Yours! We are delighted to offer all of our impressive and beautiful 315 acres of Grounds & Woodlands for exclusive and private hire at one of Hampshire’s best ‘Wow Factor’ venues.
Our extensive grounds are ideal for exclusive corporate hospitality days and team building. Archery and clay pigeon shooting are available on site and we work closely with several local events companies to deliver a wide variety of other activities from human duck herding to motorized sports and even giant inflatable assault courses. But you don’t have to be a business to enjoy exclusive use of Oakley Hall’s facilities, we can host family parties and fun days for up to 400 people, simply tell us what you want and we’ll make it happen. To find out more about exclusive hire and costings please contact our friendly Events Team on 01256 783350 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
8 Event spaces | Up to 400 delegates | 50 Bedrooms
Nearest Train Station - Overton
Time from London - 50 mins direct train from London Waterloo
Transfer - 8 min taxi transfer
Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the heart of the South Downs National Park, Park House is in the village of Bepton, just 1.5 hours from Central London. Guests will enjoy far-reaching countryside views and wonderful tranquillity where the only outdoor sound is bird song. Privately owned, this luxury country house hotel with its welcoming home-from-home atmosphere has 21 en-suite bedrooms, an intimate spa, a superbly restored and equipped barn for business use and parties, a 6 hole 18-tee Par 3 golf course and putting green. It can be hired on an exclusive-use basis and can cater for a maximum 80 guests for a conference.
Southampton Harbour Hotel
This new five-star property located on the marina front in Southampton, Hampshire, features a stunning contemporary design, alongside an award-winning restaurant and spa. With 85 en-suite bedrooms all with marina views, an award-winning Jetty restaurant, the stunning Har Spa with swimming pool and seven treatment rooms, open plan lounges with floor to ceiling windows and an impressive event space for up to 250 delegates. The Southampton Harbour Hotel offers a cosmopolitan venue in the heart of the city and Southampton's most exciting new rooftop destination bar.
3 meeting rooms | Up to 350 delegates | 85 Bedrooms
Founded in 1908, Stoke Park is a five star hotel located just 5 miles from Windsor. This stunning hotel has the feel and traditions of an exclusive club mixed with the best sporting, leisure, and entertainment facilities all just 35 minutes from London. Whether you are looking to organise a corporate event from golf, tennis or spa days, a day delegate meeting or residential conference, a gala dinner, team building day or Christmas party, Stoke Park has it all and a team of event organisers on hand to help every step of the way.
9 meeting spaces | Up to 160 delegates | 49 Bedrooms
With 21 meeting rooms, 72 bedrooms and 35 acres of grounds, The Elvetham is just half an hour from London Heathrow and just 3 minutes from the nearest mainline station. Providing a secluded, inspiration backdrop for any business event, with elegant events space from the library to the oak room, gated grounds ideal for outdoor team building, and complimentary super-fast WiFi, The Elvetham offers modern connectivity combined with the elegant surroundings of a listed Victorian building.
21 meeting rooms | Up to 200 delegates | 72 bedrooms
The Grand Brighton
‘The Grand’ is the perfect high end venue for meetings and events in Brighton. The hotel is located in the heart of the city, only a 10 minute walk from Brighton rail station with services running into London Victoria in 55 minutes and Gatwick Airport in just 30 minutes. Whether it’s a large event that demands flexibility and high grade AV infrastructure or a small meeting, the hotel’s 13 rooms and event spaces with capacities of up to 900 delegates, meet all needs
13 meeting spaces | Up to 900 delegates | 201 Bedrooms
The former country estate of the third Duke of Marlborough, The Langley will be a luxury hotel and spa set in the heart of the Buckinghamshire countryside opening early 2019.. The hotel will offer the same level of luxury and exclusivity as its sister hotel The Wellesley, Knightsbridge, a Luxury Collection Hotel, but with its own unique character and setting.
Sitting within in a former royal hunting ground with landscaping originally designed by England’s greatest gardener, Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown, the setting of this grand country manor is just 40 minutes from central London
5 Meeting Rooms | 41 Bedrooms
The Montagu Arms Hotel
You need not venture far from the capital to discover a prestigious country house nestled in 141,000 acres of the New Forest National Park. The Montagu Arms Hotel is a peaceful exclusive use event venue located just 25 minutes from Southampton Airport. Rated by The Telegraph as one of the New Forest’s top 10 hotels, The Montagu Arms is sophisticated and brings together flexible meeting spaces with a relaxed yet productive environment. The award winning Terrace Restaurant overlooks a beautiful secluded country garden, offers specially created corporate menu's designed by Executive Chef Matthew Tomkinson using local produce.
3 meeting spaces | Up to 60 delegates | 6 Bedrooms
The Oakley Court
The Oakley Court is not just your average country house hotel. It's unique style showcases a character that is both quirky and elegant, and delivered with plenty of luxury and indulgence. Set within 33 acres of landscaped riverside grounds in Royal Windsor is the perfect venue for your meeting or event requirements. With 10 dedicated meeting spaces holding capacities up to 180 delegates, teambuilding options and private dining facilities, it’s the perfect destination close to London and London Heathrow.
The Royal Pavilion & Museums
The Royal Pavilion the former seaside pleasure palace residence of the Prince Regent, later King George IV, is one of the most exotically beautiful buildings in Britain, designed to entice, enrapture and entertain the great and the good, it continues to serve today as a magnificent backdrop for impressive events.
Choose from a selection of event spaces including the Banqueting Room and Great Kitchen where you can entertain up to 180 guest or The Royal Pavilion’s Banqueting Room which oozes splendour, or the stunning Music Room, with its dazzling gilded dome ceiling, lotus-shaped chandeliers and opulent regal furnishings, an ideal setting for music performances, recitals and presentations.
4 meeting spaces | Up to 180 delegates
Just minutes from the M4, less than an hour from Heathrow and with quick train links from central London, Wasing Park is the perfectly placed exclusive use destination for your corporate meeting or event. Wasing Park can offer a bespoke corporate offering from unique menus; varied meeting and break out spaces; dedicated service from the hosts and team building activities that take you across the parkland and ancient woodland of this 4000 acre estate. With 26 luxury bedrooms on site, and more accommodation on the wider estate, it’s the ideal space for a corporate getaway to refresh, regroup and refocus.
3 Event Spaces | Max Capacity 160 Theatre Style | 26 Bedrooms
Nearest Trainstation: Midgham.
1 hour by train from Paddington Station, changing at Reading.
Transfer Time - 7 minute taxi transfer (pre book taxi, as no taxi rank)