Quality Hotel Andover
Andover, EN SP116LA
Phone: (44) 1264 369-111
Fax: (44) 1264 369-000
Located within the cultural facility of The Lights, the Arena Hall is a large space ideal for private events as well as dance shows and concerts.
The Lights in Andover is a huge cultural facility comprising of an auditorium, a large hall, a dance studio and a slew of business rooms to accommodate a wide variety of events from theater and dance to comedy as well as arts education.
The Gill Nethercott Centre is a multi-use community house that consists of a number of areas that can be rented. The biggest area is the Main Hall, that has a seating capacity of a 100, but the hall can also be divided into two for smaller meetings. The beechwood floors of the hall make it ideal for dancing as well. Other areas include the side foyer, for small exhibitions and stalls and a meeting room for more intimate gatherings. They have a beautiful outdoor deck that is ideal for a summer evening as well as a well-stocked library located upstairs.
With a rich history behind it, The Tower at Kings' in Winchester used to be a water tower when it was first built in 1898. Now it is a vibrant community center offering a wide range of activities planned for the residents of this city: classes for kids interested in learning theater, drama, music and art. Adults also have a choice between learning Spanish, Italian, Mandarin and French, watercolor and portrait painting, creative writing courses and even ballet! The art gallery, the studio and the concert space can be used for business conferences and private parties seven days a week.
Located in the city of Winchester, The Royal Theatre Winchester was once a hotel. This place offers the community with a nice space for performances. The seating is auditoriums styled and the stage has excellent prop and lighting facilities. This place hosts an array of productions right from children's plays, stand up comedy and even drama. Dances and music performances are also held here.
An epitome of fun, leisure, learning and more, Winchester Discovery Centre has much to offer. This mammoth of a complex has a first class library offering over 30,000 new books. Thus, you'll see quite a few students in and around the complex for research purposes. This complex also includes a venue to hold trade and art exhibitions. Tucked in this centre is a gallery, where not only art exhibitions take place, but also workshops and lectures are held too. But the main USP of this centre is the performance hall, where quite a few comedy nights, live music, lectures, conferences and more take place throughout the year. Do drop by at this fantastic centre as there's lots to 'discover' here. For more information do call +44 845 603 5631.
Although only two screens are available for movie perusal, this venue possesses other features to lure any cine buff. There are Dolby stereo, VHS Video plus a host of snacks to choose from. Walk in to catch the latest Hollywood capers and films from the world of European cinema. Check the website or call +44 871 906 9060 for film schedules and further details.
Winchester Guildhall is a Victorian house situated in the civic center of Winchester. This building hosts a large variety of events throughout the year, such as the Art & Craft Fair, the Winchester Book Fair, or the Bridal Showcase Wedding Fair. For further details, please check the website.
Comfortably nestled in the famous Matterley Estate farm, The Matterley Bowl is a wonderful amphitheater, where a number of concerts and other outdoor events take place. Away from the hustle and bustle of the urban area, this spot is quite an entertaining one with music and dance being the flavor of every show. Do check the website for more information.
Located in Greenham Business Park, New Greenham Arts is an intimate studio space that is used for hosting art exhibits and other cultural events from time to time. This venue has a seating capacity for 120 spectators and its main room equipped with latest sound and light technology for events like concerts. Serving as a platform for upcoming artists, the stage is set for some entertaining performances. Call the box office on +44 0845 521 8218 for tickets, or visit their website for more information.
With a railway station of its own, the Newbury Racecourse, gives an open invitation to every traveler to try his luck here. Besides being a venue for races, over the past, it has also hosted conferences and meets and other private events. The famous Hennessy Gold Cup is held here every year and the horses that are bred here are truly world class. Three restaurants are housed with the race course venue that allow you to enjoy good food with a clear view of the grounds as well. A true world class feel is found at the Newbury Racecourse.
With snooker tables, pool tables and a league room, the Newbury Snooker Club is a regular haunt for enthusiasts of these games. For those who are not, can try their karaoke nights and tipple on beer or cocktails. The club also hosts concerts occasionally and has had some interesting line ups in the past such as Strangers, Bellyeyesmile and Three Letter Agency.