Putting the sparkle into your celebrations

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As one of the largest boutique hotels in Bournemouth, The Connaught Hotel and Spa is in a unique position to host special events of all sizes. Be it a wedding for 120 guests, an intimate private dinner, or a milestone birthday.

Our in-house team of event and wedding coordinators will work with you on all the details. Taking the stress out of the planning process and ensuring that everything runs like clockwork on the day.

Christmas Parties

It’s never too early to start planning your next Christmas party and at The Connaught Hotel and Spa Bournemouth we offer a range of options to suit small groups, as well as larger party sizes. From our Franklyn and Connaught Suites, with their own private bars and gardens, or the more intimate setting of Blakes, ideal for Christmas lunches and parties of up to 50 guests.

Whether it’s a sumptuous dinner, or a sparkling champagne reception, we’ll help you organise and host the perfect festive get-together.


Masonic Ladies Festival Weekends

Our chefs have extensive experience when it comes to catering for Masonic Lodges in Bournemouth. With 81 hotel rooms, as well as our Bluewater spa with indoor swimming pool and gym, The Connaught Hotel and Spa has all the ingredients for a wonderful Masonic Ladies Night that your guests will remember.

Including two prestigious function suites, with room for up to 120 people. Together with packages that take care of entertainment, flowers and a Master of Ceremonies.

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At The Connaught Hotel and Spa Bournemouth we know how much your wedding day matters. So we have our own in-house team overseeing every detail. Our packages include many essential elements to complete your special day.

From linens, seating sashes, and personalised place cards, to table plans, printed menus and food prepared by our AA award-winning chefs. No detail is overlooked, and no expense spared, when you host your wedding with us.

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Special occasions

Whatever the occasion, we’ve got you covered! From christenings to baby showers, engagement parties to funeral receptions, our specialist events team are on hand to help you plan the perfect special occasion.

Whether you’re looking for a private banquet for 12, or a lavish event for 120 – or something completely out of the ordinary, we have superb function rooms, wonderful food and service that is second to none and certain to impress. Get in touch, we’d love to hear what you’re planning!

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Christmas Hotel Breaks

Christmas and New Year hotel breaks at The Connaught Hotel and Spa Bournemouth are undoubtedly the highlights of our event calendar. With our team pulling out all the stops to ensure those who celebrate with us do so in style.

Our Christmas hotel packages include dinner by our award-winning chefs, together with a champagne welcome (over 18s only) and a full entertainment programme, for children as well as adults.

While for New Year hotel breaks, we lay on a black & white masquerade ball. Complete with a champagne drinks reception, fine dining, and (of course) the Scottish piper! Ensuring the good times, and good feelings, flow. For many guests our Christmas and New Year hotel breaks are an annual event – not to be missed so we encourage you to secure your place early to avoid disappointment.

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