Andrew Bateman
Tourism Manager

Featured Development

Solent Enterprise Zone at Daedalus

Solent Enterprise Zone at Daedalus

The Solent Enterprise Zone at Daedalus is one of 24 set up nationally to support local economic growth. It is earmarked as an advanced manufacturing centre of excellence within the marine and aerospace industries.

Featured Event

MIPIM UK - Portsmouth and Southampton, The Solent

A wealth of opportunity for investors, developers and occupiers can be found in the south coast cities of Southampton and Portsmouth. Join the Portsmouth, Southampton and Solent consortium at this year‘s MIPIM UK in London Olympia, stands D11- E10.

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 2014 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