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If you’re looking to make your sailing experience an even better one, perhaps consider adding accommodation to your event? We work with a range of  suppliers to get you the very best rates on local hotels and B&Bs in Hamble, Cowes and Southampton. 

Take a look at our recommended accommodation suppliers below or contact us for more information. 



Located on the Hamble River, the quaint village of Hamble-le-Rice is the ideal location for a pre or post sailing stay when joining us for an event.

Explore the pretty cobbled streets of the village, wander along Solent Way or visit one of the cute little pubs that line the High Street.

Take a look at our list or recommended suppliers below.

Royal Southern Yacht Club

Overlooking the River Hamble, RSYC has 11 new bedrooms and a master suite with 21st century technology and elegance whilst retaining the classic charm of the original Club House.

Address: Royal Southern Yacht Club, Rope Walk, Hamble, SO31 4HB Telephone: 02380 450300

RAF Yacht Club

Not far from the M3 and M27, the Club is conveniently situated in Hamble village in its own extensive riverside setting and can be accessed directly from the pontoon here in Port Hamble.

Address: Riverside House, Rope Walk, Hamble, SO31 4HD
Telephone: 02380 452208

Solent Hotel & Spa

Just a 10-minute drive from Port Hamble Marina, this luxurious 4* hotel and spa is the perfect place to start or finish your Britannia Event, with on site restaurant, bar, swimming pool and spa faculties.

Address: Rookery Avenue, Whiteley, Fareham, PO15 7JA             Telephone: 01489 880000

Compass Point B&B

Compass Point is an 18th Century Georgian Grade II listed building that has undergone extensive renovation and tasteful modernisation overlooking the River Hamble.

Address: High Street, Hamble, SO31 4HA
Telephone: 07850 775020


This upscale country house hotel is 2.8 miles from the Bursledon Windmill and 2.3 miles from the Ageas Bowl cricket grounds.

Address: High Street, Hamble, SO31 4JF
Telephone: 02380 562625

Tall Oaks Homestay

Accommodation along the south coast with single double or twin rooms available including breakfast.

Address: Royal Southern Yacht Club, Rope Walk, Hamble, SO31 4HB Telephone: 02380 452225


Head across the water to the Isle of Wight and visit the town of Cowes. The town is full of small yacht merchandise boutiques so is perfect if you need to pick up any sailing gear.

Pay a visit to the Classic Boat Museum where you can see over 50 old and new yachts, powerboats and lifeboats and discover the history of this town’s wonderful maritime history.

Take a look at our list or recommended suppliers below.

Cowes, Isle of Wight

The Fountain Inn

Located in the centre of historic Cowes, this traditional pub and inn dates to 1793 and is a 1-minute walk from the town harbour and the Red Jet high-speed ferry dock.

Address: High St, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7AW
Telephone: 01983 292397

New Holmwood

In a 19th-century building, this classic seaside hotel is 7-miles from Carisbrooke Castle and 9.6-miles from the gardens and Italian-inspired mansion of Osborne House.

Address: 65 Queen’s Rd, Egypt Point, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 8BW
Telephone: 01983 292508

Villa Rothsay

Built in 1873, the family-owned Villa Rothsay hotel has a storied past linked to Prince Albert and retains much of its original character.

Address: 29 Baring Rd, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 8DF
Telephone: 01983 295178

The Caledon Guest House

A 10-minute walk from the Floating Bridge connecting to East Cowes this 1851 Victorian guesthouse offers 11-rooms.

Address: 59 Mill Hill Rd, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7EG
Telephone: 01983 293599

Royal Corinthian Yacht Club

It is the only club in Cowes that can provide marina berths and shoreside boat storage facilities to its members. It has an open, relaxed and very friendly atmosphere.

Address: Castle Hill, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7QU
Telephone: 01983 293581

Royal London Yacht Club

The Royal London is situated on the Cowes Parade with views across the Solent, offering excellent facilities, accommodation and catering throughout the year.

Address: The Parade, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7QS
Telephone: 01983 299727

Southampton, South England


Head out of Hamble River, turn to starboard and head towards the city of Southampton, home to the UK’s biggest cruise port and, more famously, the departure point for the ill-fated Titanic in April 1912.

Visit West Quay shopping centre for a spot of retail therapy, dine in trendy restaurants and enjoy a cocktail in one of the City’s many bars.

Take a look at our list or recommended suppliers below.

Jury's Inn Southampton

This low-key town-centre hotel, set lies 0.4 miles from Southampton City Art Gallery and 1.4 miles from the Port of Southampton.

Address: Charlotte Pl, Southampton, SO14 0TB
Telephone: 02380 371111

Grand Harbour Hotel

A 0.7-mile walk from Southampton City Art Gallery, this upscale, modern hotel with a sloping glass façade, is 0.8-mile walk from the Mayflower Theatre

Address: : West Quay Rd, Southampton,  SO15 1AG
Telephone: 02380 633033

Premier Inn West Quay

A 5-minute walk from Mayflower Park and the River Test and 12-minutes from Southampton Central rail station, this budget hotel is housed in a contemporary building.

Address: : Harbour Parade, Southampton, SO15 1BA
Telephone: 0871 527 9298

The Pig in the Wall

Set within Southampton’s medieval city walls, this 12-room boutique hotel is a 6-minute walk from the Town Quay and ferry port, with passage to the Isle of Wight.

Address: : 8 Western Esplanade, Southampton, SO14 2AZ
Telephone: 0345 225 9494

Ibis Budget

Set in a colourful white and yellow building, this straightforward budget hotel is a 12 minute walk from the Mayflower Theatre.

Address:3 Western Esplanade, Southampton, SO15 1RA
Telephone: 02380 227705

The White Star Tavern

This chic hotel and pub are a 12-minute walk from the Town Quay and ferry docks and 1.1 miles from the Southampton Guildhall.

Address: 28 Oxford St, Southampton, SO14 3DJ
Telephone: 02380 821990

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