Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel

Chilworth, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 7PT, England
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Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel

Enjoy serenity near Southampton.

Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel is ideally situated just 4 miles from Southampton, amongst 12 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds. Just a couple of miles from the New Forest National Park, this wonderful retreat offers idyllic surroundings, ye show more

Bars, Gym, Indoor Pool, Restaurants, Spa Pool/Jacuzzi, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets not accepted
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out15:00 | 10:00

Restaurants & Bars

With its restaurant and lounge bar, the Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel has established a reputation as being one of the best places to eat in Southampton.

  • The Restaurant
  • Galleried Lounge
  • Scrumptious Homemade Afternoon Tea

The Restaurant

Our award-winning restaurant is situated just off the magnificent galleried hall at the heart of the Manor House. We are open daily for breakfast*, lunch and dinner. We also offer al fresco dining during the summer months on our main terrace overlooking our landscaped grounds and the conservation area beyond. Our Head Chef, Steve Lewis has built an excellent reputation locally for producing consistently high-quality dishes and menus that satisfy all tastes.

*Express breakfast is available from 5 am, which must be ordered with Reception by 10pm the night prior.

Opening hours
Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 18:00 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary

Galleried Lounge

Our bar in situated in the stunning Galleried Hall, with a wide selection of light bites and main meals to tickle your fancy as well as your taste buds. Its a wonderful place to relax after you've taken in the local attractions or finished an important business conference for the day. If you have a taste for the finer things, it will be well-served here. There's an extensive wine list to choose from, with attentive service by the glass. The cares of the day will just melt away.

Food is served between 11am-10 pm.

Opening hours
Weekend times may vary

Scrumptious Homemade Afternoon Tea

Treat yourself to a scrumptious homemade afternoon tea* in a traditional English manor house. Enjoy our wonderful surroundings, soak up the ambience and look out onto the beautiful natural scenery on our doorstep. There's a selection of freshly made finger sandwiches, homemade baked scones and your choice of tea or freshly brewed coffee. Once you've tried afternoon tea at the Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel, you'll want to make it a regular event.

*Afternoon tea can be pre-booked or available to order on the day, allowing approximately 45 minutes preparation time.

Opening hours
Weekend times may vary


Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel is what wedding dreams are made of. Picture the scene as you make your entrance into a splendid galleried lounge with its panelled walls, open fireplace and grand staircase. We can make that dream a reality - which is why were a popular wedding venue in Southampton.

  • Wedding Service & Reception Venue
  • Catering
  • Honeymoon Suite

For any enquiries please call Georgina Place on 023 80767333

Wedding service and reception venue

Chilworth Manor is ideal for all types of weddings. We have two main reception suites, including an elegant licensed room for civil marriages. Feel free to arrange your own entertainment or ask us for advice - we keep an extensive list of local entertainers, from magicians to live bands.


Choose an all-inclusive package or ask us to rustle up something more bespoke to suit your needs. Whatever you want, we'll make sure its served with a smile - which is why people choose us for wedding receptions in Southampton.

Honeymoon Suite

How about a complimentary bridal suite for the night of your wedding, including a full English breakfast? It's our present to you, so relax and enjoy your celebrations even more. With views over our beautiful landscaped grounds, you'll be an even happier couple.

Spa & Leisure facilities

Relax on a romantic break or enjoy a massage after your meeting at this fabulous spa hotel in Southampton. Whatever your reason for staying at the Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel, there's no excuse for missing this experience.

  • Spa Facilities
  • Treatments

Spa Facilities

Why not indulge yourself and choose from a wide range of luxury spa treatments available from our Comfort Zone spa and beauty suite? We offer a range of treatments to make your 'me time' more memorable. From head to toe, we'll take care of you in style - leaving you feeling ready to face the world again.

  • No. of treatment rooms: 4
  • Minimum guests per booking: 1
  • Maximum guests per booking: 1
  • Children only allowed in pool area on Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays between 11am and 1pm. Not allowed at any other time.

Opening Times

Monday - Thursday: 06:30 - 22:00
Friday: 06:30 - 20:30
Saturday - Sunday: 08:00 - 20:00


We offer a range of treatments to make your me time more memorable. From head to toe, we'll take care of you in style.

Health & Beauty
From £55.00 / Treatment
From £32.00 / Treatment
Health & Beauty
From £55.00 / Treatment
Mud Envelopment Treatment
60 mins
From £32.00 / Treatment
Back, Neck Shoulder Massage
25 mins
Full Body Massage
55 mins

Meetings & Events

An easy motorway drive from London, the convenient Southampton location of the Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel is an ideal place to hold an event.


With eleven air condit...

For any enquiries please contact events on 0844 387 62 40

An easy motorway drive from London, the convenient Southampton location of the Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel is an ideal place to hold an event.


With eleven air conditioned event suites, there's more than enough room for every kind of gathering here. From interviews, board meetings, conferences and training seminars to social events and weddings, you're warmly invited to join us. Residential guests can also enjoy our health club and spa offering an ozone-cleansed pool, sauna and steam room, state of the art gym and Comfort Zone beauty treatment suite.


Our eleven varied conference and function rooms can host any gathering, large or small. They include a presentation theatre unique for a meeting venue near Southampton. This offers tiered seating for up to 130 delegates with an interactive lectern and back projection screen. In short, its a big room for big ideas. But if your meeting is a little more modest, we can accommodate that too.


Basking in the glory of a successful conference is great but finding unplanned costs on your invoice is not. That's why our day delegate rates are inclusive of everything you'll need from an LCD projector and flipcharts to refreshments of food and drink throughout the day. Every room also includes free Wi-Fi access so you can stay in touch with what's happening back at base.

Available Room Set Ups

  • Banquet
  • Boardroom
  • Classroom
  • Theatre
  • U shape
Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Cedar Suite 130 40 30 30 0
Hillaire Belloc 35 16 14 13 30
G K Chesterton 50 25 24 26 44
Willis Fleming 0 0 0 12 0
Lazard 16 0 0 10 12
Seely 35 16 14 15 18
Earl Jellicoe 40 16 18 20 30
Lord Selbourne 80 40 28 28 90
Coach House 150 60 50 50 160
Mill Room 50 25 24 26 0
Tanners Room 35 16 14 13 0

Reviews of Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 1991 reviews
Excellent 35%
Very Good 32%
Average 17%
Poor 8%
Terrible 5%

brickwork82, wrote review 22/01/2020

Christmas Party Night

My husbands company booked Chilworth Manor for their Christmas Party. What a venue. From the moment we arrived we were welcomed and checked in promptly. Walking into the bar area it was very festive w... more


Hollyind, wrote review 22/01/2020

Spa Day

My friend and I did one of the spa packages and had a wonderful day. We were looked after from the moment we arrived! We were taken to the treatment area swiftly in the spa building and both had massa... more


RachelG01, wrote review 20/01/2020

Saturday night stay

Nice hotel clean but cold ! Room was a standard double witch was spacious and clean. Bar area was nice welcoming and warm. We never had any food so can’t comment on that. Spa and pool were lovely , ... more

Owner Response
Chilworth_GM, General Manager at Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel, responded to this review
Dear RachelGO1 Thank you for your 5-star review, I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us at the weekend and I appreciate you taking the time to share details of your experience. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, Nathan Chart - General Manager

malash100, wrote review 19/01/2020

Not a warm welcome!

We were given a disability room (without requesting one), which meant the bathroom fittings and loo were all rather low. Otherwise the room was okay apart from one of the electric sockets which made ... more

Owner Response
Chilworth_GM, General Manager at Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel, responded to this review
Dear malash100 Thank you for reviewing your recent stay with us. I am sorry that you were disappointed with your room, had this been reported to reception it may have been possible for an alternative to be offered. I will ensure your feedback in relation to food is shared with Chef, we recognise that every guest has their own personal preference but do value feedback to help our continued development in this area. We hope to welcome you back to Chilworth Manor in the future. Sincerely, Nathan Chart - General Manager

Westlawns, wrote review 17/01/2020

Good breakfast

This is one of my regular hotels. It is well situated in mature parkland near to the Science Park and with good motorway links. My comment here is that hotels periodically gain new staff, and this ca... more

Owner Response
Chilworth_GM, General Manager at Best Western Chilworth Manor Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Westlawns Thank you for your review and for your kind comments about the team and, in particular, the scrambled egg that you enjoyed on Tuesday. I am delighted to see that Chilworth Manor is your hotel of choice when visiting the area, we very much look forward to your next stay. Sincerely, Nathan Chart - General Manager