Your Hampshire and Dorset Wedding - January/February 2023 (Issue 96)

SOLENT HOTEL & SPA Close to Hampshire’s cities, coast and countryside; this four-star Hotel near Portsmouth offers something to suit a whole host of needs. With modern facilities, a choice of spaces for weddings and outdoor grounds, it’s the perfect base for couples planning an extended celebration. There’s an elegant reception room complete with a gallery and open fire places as well as contemporary suites, an al fresco terrace and bar area. Check out: HOLIDAY INN PORTSMOUTH This modern Hotel offers a variety of versatile spaces to create dream nuptials, from intimate affairs to grand and lavish weddings with exclusive use of the property. Conveniently located on the outskirts of the town centre, close to picturesque Old Portsmouth, the surrounding area provides a host of great photo opportunities. Check out: HMS WARRIOR For weddings to remember, HMS Warrior stands out from the crowd. Steeped in history, the magnificent ship is sure to wow loved ones with its original charm, character and Victorian workmanship. As Britain’s first iron-hulled battleship, it offers an array of fascinating wedding spaces and standout photo opportunities. Guests can walk the decks at their leisure while soaking up the atmosphere. Check out: Also check out... SPINNAKER TOWER Located in Portsmouth, Spinnaker Tower is the perfect setting for exquisite ceremonies and exclusive receptions. The stunning views of the south coast create an idyllic backdrop for romantic weddings and photographs. Located at 105 metres, View Deck 2 offers breathtaking panoramic views stretching up to 23 miles. Check out: LOCAL VENUES 19