Britain’s Great
Boating Festival14-23 September 2018

Hospitality Packages

A day at Southampton Boat Show is the perfect way to entertain friends, clients and customers or reward staff. We have a range of packages available, each offer flexible event space, and has a reputation for combining a fantastic day out with comfortable hospitality lounges and excellent dining. Or we can create bespoke solutions to meet your specific and individual needs.


If you’re looking for luxury, comfort and style there’s no better way to enjoy the Show, truly unique and designed to give you and your guests the ultimate experience.

With stunning views across the Marina where you can sit back, relax and enjoy. This ticket includes afternoon tea with a selection of delicious cakes and also offers the chance to get out on the water with a luxury power boat experience. Soak up the atmosphere of the Show with its amazing surroundings.

Tickets from £135 Buy tickets here

Platinum Hospitality Private Hire - book the Platinum hospitality for a private group. Minimum of 80 guests and a maximum of 120 guests.
The price will be the same as the hospitality price above and can be enhanced with reception drinks, bar packages, wine, entertainment and more.

Platinum Hospitality Lounge - furnished to a high standard with white furnishings and includes a plasma screen within the suite for you to show presentations on a TV if required. Available for private dinners, drinks receptions, evening networking, presentations, private parties etc.

*Please note that participants must be aged eight years and over to enjoy the Power Boat Experience. Free 15 years and under tickets are not valid for the Platinum Experience.

The Champagne BarHonda Champagne Bar

This can be hired for drinks receptions from 18:30. Option available to provide catering and bar facilities. 

Key Features

  • This facility holds up to 200 guests informally


Meeting Room Hire

The Marina Lounge offers stunning views over the waterfront Marina, with a waterfront decking area and outdoor seating. It is furnished to a high standard with formal seating for up to 30 guests plus soft furnishings. This suite is available for full day hire only.

Key Features

  • This facility holds up to 30 guests with formal seating



The Mariners Grill

With stunning views over the Show and waterfront Marina.  Available to hire for for private dinners, drinks receptions or parties from 19:30 until 23:00.

Key Features

  • Holds up to 130 guests seated
  • 200 guests informally

The Tapas Terrace

Provides stunning views over the waterfront marina and is available out of Show hours.  Ideal for receptions, buffets, parties and less formal events. Located in the Mayflower Complex with stunning views over the waterfront marine, available out of Show hours.


Our Hospitality Team are dedicated to helping you and your guests get the very best out of the Show.

Sarah Morton
T: +44 (0) 345 226 9944

Destination Southampton



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