Tucked away near Southampton in Hampshire, you’ll find the idillic setting for the New Place hotel.

Unseen from the road this impressive hotel offers a breathtaking moment as you head up the driveway. Through the wrought iron gates you’ll discover the Grade 1 listed Manor House, an impressive and picture-perfect setting for your stay.

The rooms of the hotel take a more modern approach and are situated independently from the Manor House. After check-in you can head to your room that offers all the comforts and amenities you would hope to get in a high-end hotel.

De Vere New Place SouthamptonOnce you’ve settled in it’s time to explore. One of the best features of the De Vere New Place hotel is it’s stunning grounds. The Manor House itself stands proud and central within its picturesque surroundings.

Around the side of the Manor House you’ll discover a patio area which leads down to the open lawns, edged with beautiful hedge rows and flowers. On a sunny day the patio is the perfect spot to enjoy a cool drink as your troubles melt away.

De Vere New Place SouthamptonAs a popular wedding venue you’ll often find a wedding taking place in the grounds’ purpose-built marquee. Tucked behind hedge rows it offers a secluded area for the wedding party, meaning that as a guest of the hotel you are not disturbed by the excitement.

A hotel stay wouldn’t feel complete without a dip in the pool. On the lower ground you’ll find the pool complete with jacuzzi and sauna for those who really want to unwind, or for those with a bit more energy there is also an on-site gym available to guests.

Before dinner take a gentle meander through the woodland walk that borders the grounds, as the name suggests it is woodland so just be careful of the odd tree-root laying in wait!

De Vere New Place SouthamptonTime for dinner and here’s were the hotel really shines. Food is served in the Manor House itself with its grand fireplaces and detailed artwork setting a luxurious scene.

The food will be one of the most memorable moments of your stay. With dishes that include fresh flakey fish, to succulent duck that just melts in your mouth. From starter to pudding the quality of the food remains well-presented, excellently prepared, cooked to perfection, and more importantly – delicious!

A meal this good needs to be accompanied by a fine wine, and the wine menu will not disappoint! If you’re unsure what to choose then a member of staff will be happy to help you decide.

De Vere New Place SouthamptonAfter dinner you’ll probably not want to do anything too energetic, so now it’s time to head to the lounge bar, sit back and relax and enjoy a night cap from their wide selection of spirits and liqueurs from the well-stocked bar.

Retiring for the night is a treat in itself, with comfortable beds in quiet rooms, a good night sleep lays ahead!

In the morning breakfast is served in the same dinning room you enjoyed the night before. A self-service buffet offers anything you could want for breakfast, from delicate pastries, fruits and cereals, to the nations favourite fry-up! With cold fruit juices, tea and coffee available, there’s no better way to start the day.

When it’s time to leave you will practically float to check out after what is sure to be a relaxed and enjoyable stay.

Visit the De Vere New Place Hotel website for more information.