New Place Hotel, High St, Shirrell Heath, Southampton, SO32 2JY

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Praise for New Place Designer in Architectural Visit

Praise for New Place Designer in Architectural Visit  The team at one of Hampshire’s leading independent hotels was delighted to receive a visit from members of The Lutyens Trust, a charity dedicated to preserving and celebrating the work of Sir Edwin Lutyens OM, the architect of its main house. After making contact and offering to […]

A Midsummer Nights Dream Open Air Theatre at New Place Hotel

A Midsummer Nights Dream Open Air Theatre at New Place Hotel New for 2019 to New Place Hotel… Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeare’s best-loved romantic comedy, A Midsummer Nights Dream, showing on Sunday 28th July. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star-crossed lovers, playful […]

New Place Revives Shakespeare Connection

Named after the birthplace of history’s most famous playwright, New Place Hotel is celebrating its association with William Shakespeare with an open-air production of  his best-loved romantic comedy, ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’.  On Sunday 28th July, the beautiful gardens surrounding the Edwardian manor house of New Place Hotel in Shirrell Heath will be transformed into […]

‘Service Excellence Shortlisting.’

‘Service Excellence Shortlisting.’ By Richard Powell, General Manager We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted by the judging panel for this year’s South Coast Business Awards in the ‘Service Excellence’ category. To be recognised for such a crucial element to the hospitality sector has been really satisfying and exhilarating for the whole […]

‘Culture is Key’

‘Culture is Key’ By Richard Powell, General Manager In the last few weeks, the hotel has received praise for a year that has ‘bucked the trend’ of financial performance amongst the UK’s regional hotels. Taking stock of the past 12 months has really made me aware of the impact of changes we’ve made across every […]

The New Place Hotel Awards

Community Award 2020 – Southampton Hotel Awards   Mark Grieveson – Chef of the Year 2020 – Southampton Hotel Awards 2019 WINNER – South Coast Business Awards 2018 Regional Winner Best Venue 2019 Certificate of Excellence Roger Cassell – 2018 MIA Shortlist Finalist Kay Hicks – Regional Wedding Coordinator of the year 2019 Various nominations […]

‘Giving the Past a Modern Presence.’

‘Giving the Past a Modern Presence.’ By James Mahaffey, Director of Sales. Internet reviews, online ratings, social media following….in the last few years all hospitality business especially hotels have had to master more communication methods and influences than ever before (certainly more than when I started my career in hospitality). When new owners took over […]

A Spring or Summer’s Day to Remember…

A Spring or Summer’s Day to Remember… By Francecsa Vyvyan, Sales & Revenue Manager. If you’re planning the biggest day of your life – your wedding, look no further than New Place Hotel! A Grade I Listed Manor House, surrounded by 32 acres of beautiful landscaping in the heart of the Hampshire countryside. What more […]

What’s in an Award?

By James Mahaffey, Director of Sales. Why does New Place Hotel have a renewed focus on awards? It is clear to see that the hotel has done well in recent competitions, being recognised by judging panels for a wide variety of awards. Locally, we were named at the Southampton Hoteliers Association and South Coast Business […]