Venue of the Week: Hilton Bournemouth

C&IT Venue of the Week is the new Hilton Bournemouth hotel, which opened on the South Coast last week (16 December).

Hilton Bournemouth opened on 16 December
Hilton Bournemouth opened on 16 December

Hilton Hotels & Resorts' newest UK property joins 2015 additions at London Bankside and the Ageas Bowl, Southampton.

The 172-room property features 'classic design and quirky innovation' as central to its aesthetic, with bespoke interiors and furnishings designed exclusively for Hilton Bournemouth.

For events, the hotel offers eight unique meeting spaces and one of the largest ballrooms in Bournemouth, capable of hosting more than 350 guests. Themed rooms feature businesslike design quirks such as typewriters emerging out of the walls and bowler hats hanging from the ceiling.

LEVEL8IGHT The Sky Bar, Hilton Bournemouth

Signature restaurant Schpoons & Forx serves up 'the very best of British cuisine with a contemporary twist', while, Bournemouth’s highest bar, LEVEL8IGHT The Sky Bar (above), allows guests to sip cocktails while enjoying panoramic views across Bournemouth and the South Coast.

Elsewhere, Hilton Bournemouth is home to one of the UK’s first eforea spas, where four treatment rooms sit alongside a 20m indoor pool, sauna, salon and 24-hour fitness suite.

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Bournemouth International Centre (BIC)

New Bournemouth base signals 're-birth' of Flybe

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