Meetings & Events

The perfect Dorset and Hampshire meeting and events venue: this idyllic boutique hotel, positioned right on the edge of picturesque Christchurch Harbour, has three great rooms suitable for any sized conference, meeting and event up to 120 attendees.

An exceptional venue

Meetings & private events work so much better in great venues, in great locations. This 1830’s Grade II listed Georgian building, fully renovated in 2017 in a contemporary classic style, is idyllically positioned on the banks of picture-perfect Christchurch Harbour, offering stunning harbour views from most rooms, from the restaurants, and the hotel grounds.

Event Food & Drink

Food for thought

Here at Harbour Hotels, we understand that exceptional food & drink can enliven even the most arduous meeting or event; indeed, good ‘brain food’, as we call it, can boost your meeting’s productivity, and do wonders for your attendees’ event experience (and return rate).

Our passionate chefs have created a number of different menu options for you to select from. You may create your own bespoke set menu, opt for one of our fixed-priced, set menus, or even choose our ever-popular ‘Bring me Food’ menu, with dishes delivered platter-style for communal feasting.

Event rooms

The Waterford Suite

This impressive event room features chandeliers and stunning views across the harbour. There’s also a private terrace with a beach hut bar, leading into the hotel gardens. It’s ideal for conferences and receptions.

  1. Area 94 sq m / 1,009 sq ft
  2. Max capacity 100
  3. Dining capacity 100
Event rooms

The Lower Deck

This fun, spacious event room comes with a private bar, fairy light-lit dancefloor and chill-out area. It’s ideally suited to celebrations and entertainment events. It may be subdivided.

  1. Area 109 sq m / 1,165 sq ft
  2. Max capacity 120
  3. Dining capacity 60
Event rooms

The Library

This small, private room adjoins the Upper Deck restaurant. It can accommodate up to 20 guests for private dinners, meetings, and receptions.

  1. Area 33 sq m / 349 sq ft
  2. Max capacity 20
  3. Dining capacity 20

Corporate Team Building

Out of office, on the water

Fancy something a little different for your next team building activity? We've partnered with Shoresports Christchurch to offer a range of outdoor activities. From kayak tours to windsurfing, download our brochure to find out more.

Packages

Below we’ve listed our ‘off-the-shelf’ packages to help get your planning started.

However, if you’d like to make changes, or want something totally different, our dedicated events team would be delighted to discuss your ideas, and will work with you to create a package that’s perfect for you.

For businesses booking regular rooms at the hotel, we may be able to offer preferential rates. Please contact our events team to discuss your requirements. Call us, or send us an online enquiry, and we’ll get right back to you.

Day Delegate Package

  • Private use of the Library (9am-5.30pm) or the Waterford Suite
  • Three coffee breaks
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • Use of plasma screen or LCD projector and screen
  • Use of a flip chart with marker pens
  • Stationery and office supplies
  • Working buffet lunch served in your conference room or restaurant lunch
  • Private dinner in your function room, from our simply delicious menu, at additional £30 per person
  • Price: £50 per person

How to find us

London [Waterloo] 2 hours by train
Christchurch station 5 mins by car
Bournemouth Airport 15 mins by car
Southampton Airport 35 mins by car

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