Celebrate your special occasion with a 2 AA Rosette dining experience


As well as a full lunch and dinner service in The Connaught Brasserie, our hotel is also the ideal venue if you’re looking for private dining rooms in Bournemouth. From corporate entertaining and wedding breakfasts, to private celebrations and sit-down dinners of a discreet nature.

Private dining at The Connaught Hotel and Spa Bournemouth allows our guests to dine in intimacy, while simultaneously enjoying the same flavoursome 4 star cuisine that our main hotel guests experience.

The Franklyn Suite

The Franklyn Suite can accommodate up to 90 guests for private dinners and is located within The Connaught Lodge. This is next door to the main hotel, meaning that you’ll have a little more privacy.

The Franklyn Suite has modern décor and access to a private courtyard, ideal for your guests to grab some fresh air and enjoy a quiet drink outside.

Whatever the occasion for your corporate function, we’ll make sure the night goes off without a hitch. Be it an elegant drinks reception with canapés or a formal meal among colleagues.


The Connaught Suite

The Connaught Suite is the second of our large private dining rooms, ideal for private dinners for up to 120 guests. Similar to The Franklyn, but located within our main hotel.

The Connaught Suite enjoys direct access to our beautiful courtyard gardens, plus its own private bar.




Located on the ground floor of the main hotel, Blakes is ideal for private dining events for up to 60 guests and enjoys direct access our courtyard garden.

With its high ceilings and sparkling chandeliers, Blakes will give a sense of elegance to any occasion.


The Boardroom

The Boardroom is the smallest of our private dining rooms with a maximum capacity of 16 guests seated or 20 for a drinks reception with canapés.

The Boardroom is located in The Connaught Lodge, which is next door to the main hotel.

Generally recommended for intimate private dinners, The Boardroom is also available to hire in tandem with The Franklyn Suite if further space is required.


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