Best Western Chilworth Manor

Ideally situated in the heart of Hampshire our Edwardian Manor House Hotel in Southampton offers charming accommodation and a state-of-the-art health club and spa which makes BEST WESTERN Chilworth Manor Southampton an ideal location when visiting Southampton, Romsey, Winchester and the New Forest. T...

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chilworth-manor-grounds-and-hotel-04-83920Ideally situated in the heart of Hampshire our Edwardian Manor House Hotel in Southampton offers charming accommodation and a state-of-the-art health club and spa which makes BEST WESTERN Chilworth Manor Southampton an ideal location when visiting Southampton, Romsey, Winchester and the New Forest.

This luxury Southampton Hotel is also within easy reach of family attractions that include: Marwell Wildlife, Intech Science Centre and Planetarium, Beaulieu Motor Musem, New Forest National Park and of course the newly opened Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park. For the best in retail therapy why not visit West Quay, which is only a short drive from the Hotel.

We are a matter of minutes from M3 Junction 14 and M27 Junction and 4 set in 12 acres of landscaped grounds and with over 220 complimentary car parking spaces. We are also 5 miles from the Southampton Docks Cruise Terminal, Southampton International Airport and Parkway train station.

Our conference facilities create the ideal environment for dedicated learning, a Co-ordinator is on hand to help you stage events for up to 160 delegates in one of, or a combination of our 11 air conditioned meeting rooms.

BEST WESTERN Chilworth Manor Southampton is also the ideal Pre-Cruise Hotel in Southampton.

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Deluxe Room

Our Deluxe bedrooms, offer every comfort you would expect from a quality Hotel. They all offer a large floor space with an additional seating area. A 42 inch Flat Screen TV with Freeview and a DVD players. We provide Bath robes and offer Mineral Water along with free use of our state-of-the-art Health Club and swimming pool.


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Superior Room

Our Superior bedrooms offer every facility our standard rooms do and more. You will find Superb views of our landscaped gardens along with 32 inch Flat Screen TV’s with Freeview channels and built in DVD. We also provide Bath Robes and Mineral water and free use of our state-of-the-art Helath Club and swimming pool.

Double Room

All standard rooms have modern bathrooms with bath and shower and include: Free WiFi, Direct dial telephones, 26 inch Flat screen televisions with Freeview channels, Irons and ironing, boards, Hairdryer, Complimentary tea and coffee making facilities and free use of our state-of-the-art Health Club and swimming pool.

Come dine with us


Head Chef; Chris Keel, now in his eighth year of service with us, has built an excellent reputation locally for producing consistently high-quality dishes and menus that satisfy all tastes.

Our award winning 1 Rosette Restaurant is situated just off the magnificent galleried hall at the heart of the Manor House. We are open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We also offer al fresco dining during the summer months on our main terrace overlooking our landscaped grounds and the conservation area beyond.

We are open to non-residents seven days a week and offer a fabulous 3-course Sunday Lunch menu with coffee and mints for only £17.95 per person, a real hit with the local community.

Please be aware that we operate a dress code in the Restaurant. The dress code is smart/casual. Diners wearing flip flops, shorts and baseball caps will be asked to dine in the Lounge area, terrace or bedrooms.

Our Lounge is open all day for coffees, speciality teas and of course cakes and other treats.

Afternoon Tea - landscape_690x460 (1)Afternoon Tea

Treat yourself to a scrumptious homemade Afternoon Tea, enjoy our wonderful surroundings and soak up the ambience (and perhaps some sunshine). This traditional English occasion is the ideal way to entertain close friends, relatives or colleagues.

Enjoy a selection of freshly made finger sandwiches, homemade baked scones with clotted cream and homemade jam, a range of delicate pastries and your choice of tea from our Ahmad Tea selection or freshly brewed Mozzo coffee.

We offer an unforgettable afternoon in the beautiful and relaxing setting of our Edwardian Manor House or overlooking our landscaped grounds and the conservation area beyond.

To reserve your table, we ask you order by midday the day prior to when you wish to enjoy our Afternoon Tea experience. Please contact our Restaurant on 023 8076 7333 to reserve your table.

Afternoon Tea is available from £14.95 per person or £26.00 for two.

Download our Menu’s here
Bar Menu – Dinner Menu – Childrens Menu – Afternoon Tea
Opening times

Breakfast: 7.00am – 9.30am Monday – Friday, 8.00am – 10.00am Saturday & Sunday

Lunch: 12.00pm – 2.oopm Daily, however we are closed on Saturdays

Dinner: 7.00pm – 9.30pm Daily


Planning a meeting?

chilworth-manor-meeting-space-23-83920Basking in the glory of a successful conference is great, finding unplanned costs on your invoice is not.That’s why our delegate rates are inclusive, so everything’s taken care of:

* FREE WIFI access

* FREE use of an LCD projector

* UNLIMITED Tea, Coffee and Water

* UNLIMITED Flipcharts

* FRESH Fruit in your main meeting room

* FANTASTIC cuisine

Residential guests can also enjoy our Health Club and Spa offering an ozone cleansed pool, sauna and steam room, state of the art gym and [comfort zone] beauty treatment suite in our Manor House Hotel Southampton.

We have 11 air-conditioned conference/function rooms including our unique presentation theatre, offering tiered seating for up to 130 delegates with an interactive lecturn and back projection screen. A big room for big ideas.

Planning a party?

chilworth-manor-wedding-events-10-83920BEST WESTERN Chilworth Manor is well known throughout Hampshire for delivering consistently excellent food and service. We are one of the premier venues in the region for Social Events, Family Celebrations and Weddings.

Our Head Chef; Chris Keel and his brigade take great care and attention developing menus to suit all tastes.

Tay Yamac the Hotel Operations Manager has been with the Hotel for over 10 years and in this time has developed a team that is consistently able to deliver excellence to you and your guests.

For more information or to discuss your special event please contact our dedicated Events Team on 023 8076 3030 or email them on

Your Perfect Day

weddingbrochurebuttonBEST WESTERN Chilworth Manor is the answer to your dreams. Picture the scene: sweeping up a rhododendron and tree lined drive to an Edwardian Manor House, drawing up in front of the double oak doors before you walk into the splendid galleried lounge with it’s paneled walls, open fireplace and the grand staircase leading to the Minstrel’s Gallery. The good news is, your arrival at this wonderful hotel will be every bit as magical as it sounds!

Chilworth Manor is ideal for all types of weddings. Take your vows in our elegant GK Chesterton Ceremony Suite. Sip Champagne with your close friends and family on our terrace, overlooking beautiful landscaped gardens and the Conservation Area beyond. Feel free to arrange your own entertainment, or ask us for advice we have an extensive list of entertainers from magicians to live bands. You can choose from an all-inclusive catering package or ask us to rustle up something more bespoke to suit your needs. Whatever you want, we’ll make sure its served with a smile! Honeymoon Suite How about a complimentary Bridal Suite for the night of your wedding, including a full English breakfast? It’s our present to you, so relax and enjoy your celebrations even more! You’ll enjoy views over our beautiful landscaped grounds, so here’s to a very happy couple!

Our dedicated Weddings team will help carefully plan your big day. We have the expertise to make your day perfect.

Come along to our Wedding Showcase evenings where you can meet with the teams here at Chilworth Manor and experience what your wedding day will actually be like! All Showcase evenings start from 5.30pm until 8.30pm.

We will have arrival drinks and canapés, Wine Tasting and Food Tasting, DJ and Photographers, Classic Cars, Magician and Florist.

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We pride ourselves on offering that little bit extra, nothing we do is standard, but here is a chance to see what we offer to all of our couples looking for that special venue:

* An experienced and dedicated wedding Manager

* Red carpet reception

* Services of an informal toastmaster on the day

* Crisp white table linen, menu cards, place cards and table plan

* Choice of silver cake stands and knife

* Complimentary Deluxe Bedroom for the happy couple, with English breakfast the next morning

* Preferential accommodation rates for your guests

* Complimentary room hire of your function suite for your Wedding Breakfast and evening function


Our Wedding Venue Facilities:

* Stunning backdrop for those all important photo opportunities * Catering for up to 140 seated guests * Evening functions up to 200 guests * Licensed for Civil Ceremonies for up to 105 guests * Bespoke Packages * All Inclusive Wedding Packages * Dedicated Wedding team chilworth-manor-wedding-events-01-83920  

Introducing our Crystal Wedding


£4,750 all inclusive (2015)

We have launched an all inclusive package designed to take care of some key aspects of your special day. This package is for 60 day guests and catering for 80% of 60 evening guests, you are able to add guests to either the day or evening event, your Crystal Wedding Package includes:   * 60 glasses of Bucks Fizz on arrival * 3 course Wedding Breakfast for 60 guests * 2 glasses of House Wine per person with the Wedding Breakfast * 60 glasses of Sparkling Wine to toast the happy couple * 1 seasonal floral arrangement for the top table * Up to 6 seasonal flower centre pieces * Chef’s selection Finger Buffet for the evening (5 items) catering for 80% of your 60 guests * Superior bedroom for Bride and Groom Please call Sarah our Wedding Co-ordinator on 023 8076 7333 or email her on to help arrange your special day.

 Wedding Fayre

We are delighted to be added to PMN Wedding Fayres portfolio, who will be hosting our Wedding Fayre on Sunday 12th July
from 11:00 – 3.30pm
Entrance is £1.50 per person (children free)

Come along to speak to the many wedding exhibitors available on the day and meet the Wedding Co-ordinator and Team at Chilworth Manor, who will gladly show you around the beautiful Edwardian Manor House.

If you wish to exhibit, please contact PMN Wedding Fayres on 01329 227 437 and they will provide all the necessary details.


Feel the difference…..

chilworth-manor-leisure-01-83920 Situated within the beautiful grounds of the Hotel, theclub@chilworth-manor offers members and guests some of the best health and well-being facilities in Southampton.  Whether you come alone or with a friend or partner you are sure to enjoy the facilities on offer.  We have something to suit everyone – whether you’re a regular gym user or have never stepped foot in a health and fitness club before! Being part of a club means knowing our members, offering the best in customer service and helping you achieve the results your looking for. We’ll help you achieve this with our helpful staff and a friendly atmosphere which all go a long way to make sure you get the most out of your membership.  Why not pop in to meet the team and have a tour of the facilities?

Opening times
Monday – Thursday:      6.30am – 10.00pm
Friday: 6.30am –            8.30pm
Saturday – Sunday:        8.00am – 8.00pm




Swimming Pool

theclub@chilworth-manoOptimized-Swimming Pool[1]r boasts a 16 metre heated ozone cleansed pool. Restrictions apply for children.  Guests aged 17 years and under must be supervised at all times by an adult and are only permitted to use the swimming pool between 11.00 to 13.00 on weekends and bank holidays.





With today’s hectic lifestyles we understand finding time to workout can be difficult.  Here at theclub we offer simple membership categories allowing you to choose the best option and price to suit your needs:

Membership joining forms are available to download by clicking here: The Club Application Form



The perfect membership for those wanting full access to the facilities with no restrictions on time usage!  Add to this all inclusive studio and pool classes this is the ideal membership for those with a busy working lifestyle.


Looking to add a partner, friend or family member onto your primary membership? Adding an associate at a reduce rate will not only allow them to have the same usage as a primary member but we’ll also give you a FREE month membership as a thank you – it’s all part of our membership referral scheme to benefit the members!


Not everyone needs a membership for evening use, our Midweek membership allows members use of the facilities Monday – Friday between 9:30am – 4:30pm.  Inclusive morning and afternoon classes are also included.


Currently the most popular membership we offer!  To see if your company qualifies for corporate membership click here: Corporate-Members-Accounts We’re always looking to add to our corporate business account, if the company you work for isn’t listed please contact the Club Manager on

Membership Referral Scheme

Introduce a new member to the club and we’ll give you a FREE month’s membership as a thank you! This is part of our membership referral scheme available to all current members.  The more new members you introduce the more free membership we give you

Optimized-spinning[1]Class Timetables

Whether you’re looking for a high intensity spin class or more gentle pilates class, the club offers 28 classes per week to suit all levels of fitness. Classes can be booked 7 days in advance by calling or emailing our reception team: T: 023 8076 3022 E:

To view or download our class timetable please click here:  Class-Timetable


Comfort Zone

chilworth-manor-leisure-04-83920With award winning beauty products, theclub@chilworth-manor provides the ideal choice for those seeking a dedicated wellbeing day or overnight break, or for those simply looking to relax and treat themselves to a tranquil treatment.

Download our [ comfort zone ] wellbeing & beauty treatment menu here:

We boast a complete product line of beauty treatments and rituals, cosmetics and elements of design. [comfort zone] offers superb facilities and a wide array of tranquil treatments, ranging from soothing massages to indulgent manicures. Whether you come alone or with a friend or partner, you are sure to enjoy an unforgettable experience. We look forward to welcoming you very soon

Opening times (subject to change):

* Monday: from 9:30am – 8:00pm * Tuesday: from 9:30am – 8:00pm * Wednesday: from 9:30am – 8:00pm * Thursday: from 9:30am – 8:00pm * Friday: from 9:30am – 8:00pm * Saturday: from 9:30am – 5:00pm * Sunday: from 9:30am – 5:00pm Comfort Zone timings vary depending on bookings.

What’s on in and around this hotel


Wedding Fayre

We are delighted to be added to PMN Wedding Fayres portfolio, who will be hosting our Wedding Fayre on Sunday 12th July
from 11:00 – 3.30pm
Entrance is £1.50 per person (children free)

Come along to speak to the many wedding exhibitors available on the day and meet the Wedding Co-ordinator and Team at Chilworth Manor, who will gladly show you around the beautiful Edwardian Manor House.

If you wish to exhibit, please contact PMN Wedding Fayres on 01329 227 437 and they will provide all the necessary details.


Attractions in and around Southampton



Paultons Park – Home of Peppa Pig World is a family theme park located in the New Forest, Hampshire.Paultons features rides and attractions which include a rollercoaster, a log flume, a water park, adventure golf, a 4D cinema, birds and animals, beautiful landscapes and gardens and much more! Peppa Pig World is Peppa’s very own theme park with 7 fun rides and attractions located at Paultons Park. Distance from the hotel 9.1 miles.


Based at the heart of Southampton, SeaCity Museum tells the story of the people of the city, their fascinating lives and historic connections with Titanic and the sea. Visit SeaCity Museum and Southampton to discover how we bring maritime history to life through an interactive experience designed for all ages. Distance from the hotel is 5.1 miles.


A visit to Marwell Zoo is a chance to get up close to the wonders of the natural world and help save them. Marwell Wildlife is a charity dedicated to the conservation of biodiversity and other natural resources. Distance from the hotel 10.1 miles.

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Tucked away in 440 acres of beautiful woodland and meadows close to the River Itchen. Go Ape Southampton, Itchen Valley Country Park is perfect for a family days out in Hampshire, and friends looking for awesome activities in Southampton. Tree Top Adventure involves fun and adventure across five sites. Each site features our award winning high ropes, awesome crossings, tunnels, bridges and an epic wind-in-your-face zip wire to finish. Distance from the hotel 5.3 miles.


Mayflower Teatre is the biggest theatre on the south coast with over 2,300 seats in the auditorium – an independent Trust with the aim to bring a diverse range of shows to Southampton. The theatre presents a mixture of spectacular touring productions, from musicals – many direct from the West End – to dance, opera, drama, ballet and comedy. Distance from the hotel 4.9 miles.

large-2312-tudor-house-by-mark-ball-tcm46-309396TUDOR HOUSE & GARDEN

Southampton’s most important historic building, Tudor House reveals over 800 years of history in one fascinating location at the heart of the Old Town. The timber-framed building facing St Michael’s Square was built in the late 15th Century, with King John’s Palace, an adjacent Norman house accessible from Tudor House Garden, dating back a further 300 years. Tudor House gives a unique and atmospheric insight into the lives and times of both its residents through the years, and of Southampton itself. It appeals to visitors of all ages and interests, who find the family-friendly activities, interactive technology and fascinating displays a winning combination. Distance from the hotel 5.6 miles.


What do otters like to eat? Why do wolves howl? Have you got questions you’d like answered about wildlife?Then join the experienced keepers for their regular keeper talks throughout the day. You can hear all about our fascinating animals and watch them being fed. At various times of the year  Animal Encounter sessions are held, when you can see some of the smaller mammals and birds up close. Look out for Hobbit the young barn owl or hedgehogs, mice and ferrets. Distance from the hotel 9.8 miles.


Chilworth Golf Centre has been established for over twenty five years, having started with a driving range alone back in 1979. Over the years Chilworth has gone from strength to strength, and now boasts a 5693 yard 18 hole golf course, a team of PGA qualified teaching professionals, a fully licensed bar and restaurant facility, floodlit covered driving range, a well stocked pro-shop with clubs and accessories to suit all budgets, and finally, a relaxed and friendly atmosphere in which everyone is welcome. Distance from the hotel is 1 mile.


At Stoneham Golf Club visitors are regarded as members for the day. During the week visitors can start after 8.30am in the Summer and 9am in the Winter. At weekends casual visitors are welcome after 11am on Saturdays and 10am on Sundays subject to availability. Distance from the hotel is 2.3 miles.


WestQuay is Southampton’s multi-million pound leisure development, with around 100 shops and outlet stores selling everything from lifestyle, sport,  fashion, toys and games, electrical and media. Distance from the hotel is 5.4 miles.


Have fun with science and technology at the INTECH family museum in Winchester. Engaging hands-on displays explore everything from tornados to recycling, while more than 100 interactive exhibits bring tricky concepts to light. Distance from the hotel 12.8 miles.


Discover Southampton’s rich history of aviation at Solent Sky. The vintage aircraft on display encompass Flying Boats, jet fighters, helicopters and the famous S6 racing seaplane. Taking pride of place is the legendary Supermarine Spitfire, designed by RJ Mitchell. Distance from the hotel 5.9 miles.

Cruises from the Port of Southampton

Click here for a list of Cruises from Southampton

Getting to the Cruise Terminals from the Hotel

As you exit the hotel, turn right and go straight along the avenue.

The 4 Main Cruise Terminals

Bon Voyage

cruiseMillions of people depart from Southampton Docks for their cruise of a lifetime and you can start your relaxing holiday early by staying at the The BEST WESTERN Chilworth Manor Hotel. With packages starting from as little as £175 per couple.

This package includes:

* One nights accommodation in a standard room (upgrades available)

* Full English breakfast

* Unlimited tea and coffee on your day of departure

* Midday check out with secure luggage storage

* Transfer to and from the Cruise Terminal via a pre-arranged taxi

* Up to 14 nights car parking included, additional nights available
Include dinner for two in our A La Carte Restaurant, with all the benefits of the above package included for £219 per couple.

You don’t have to be leaving Southampton by sea to take advantage of this promotion, if you’re jetting off for your holidays then you too could benefit from this special offer.

Once you return from your voyage take your time returning home and relax with us for the evening with a full English Breakfast in the morning before you start the final leg of your journey home. Bed and full English Breakfast for two £80.

To make your reservation please call our Cruise Expert Sue on 023 8076 7333 or email


By Car:

If you are using a SAT NAV the Hotels postcode is SO16 7PT

From the M3 North:

At Junction 14, exit towards A33/Southampton, at the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto the M3/A27 slip road to London/Eastleigh/Winchester/Chilworth, Keep left, follow signs for Romsey/A27/Chilworth. Continue onto A27, Continue straight onto Chilworth Rd A27. Turn left onto University Pkwy, Turn left onto Venture Road, Hotel will be on the right

From the M27:

At Junction 3 take the M271 heading to Romsey, At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A3057, At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Luzborough ln/A27. Turn right onto University Pkwy, Turn left onto Venture Rd, Hotel will be on your right

By Rail:

Park Way Train Station is 4.5 miles away from the hotel with connections to both the coast and capital of England.

By Air:

Southampton Airport is 4.6 miles away from the hotel, only a 10 minute drive