Andrew Bateman
Tourism Manager

Featured Development

Chilcomb Park

Chilcomb Park

Chilcomb Park is an innovative and new commercial development able to accommodate 89,000 sq ft of new business space which is being brought forward in Winchester by Cavendish and Gloucester.

Featured Event

Regenerate South Showcase

REGENERATE SOUTH SHOWCASE will be an opportunity for potential investors and developers to find out first hand about the opportunities on offer in the Central South region. Business South is working with a private sector led consortium to promote the key development sites in the region and visitors will have the opportunity to meet with inward investment teams from Bournemouth, Southampton, Portsmouth and East Hampshire.
  • Land owner Portsmouth City Council promoted Dunsbury Park as the most sought after business location available in the region. Set to provide in excess of 3,000 jobs, the event served as the foundation stone for the city’s intention to compete as a major business destination within the Solent.

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Hotel Development

Despite the economic downturn, Hampshire has continued to see the opening of new budget and boutique hotels and further new hotels are in the pipeline for the end of 2013 and 2014. There are signs that the county’s hotel market has started to recover and given the forecasts for employment and population growth there is renewed optimism about hotel demand and potential for additional hotel provision.  

Key Destination Hotel Investment Prospectus

The following more detailed prospectus are downloadable for key destinations with strong potential for additional four star and above standard hotel development:





Hampshire Hotel Trends Survey 2013

The Hampshire Hotel Trends Survey 2010-2012 provides a robust understanding of hotel performance and market trends across the county and an assessment of the future prospects for the county’s hotel sector, requirements for boosting hotel demand and potential opportunities for hotel investment and development.

Hampshire Hotel Trends Survey 2013 - Executive Summary

Please email for a full copy of this report

Hotel Market Fact Files

The following series of hotel market fact files have been compiled to assist hotel companies, developers and investors in assessing hotel investment opportunities.

Southampton, including the Southampton/Eastleigh M27 corridor



North Hampshire, incorporating Farnborough, Aldershot and Fleet




East Hampshire