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Solent Hotel & Spa, Fareham

Rookery Avenue, Whiteley, Fareham, Hampshire, PO15 7AJ, UK
Solent Hotel & Spa, Fareham Solent Hotel & Spa, Fareham 01489 880000 Rookery Avenue Whiteley Fareham
90 out of 100% 4 votes


Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Accessible Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Lift
  • Pets Allowed
  • Leisure with pool
  • Spa
  • Family Friendly
  • Entertainment
  • Gym

The Solent Hotel & Spa is perfectly positioned between the vibrant cities of Portsmouth and Southampton, making it an ideal destination for those seeking to explore both urban attractions and the stunning Solent coastline. 

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Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Accessible Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Lift
  • Pets Allowed
  • Leisure with pool
  • Spa
  • Family Friendly
  • Entertainment
  • Gym

Number of Bedrooms: 117

Parking Spaces: 200

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Solent Hotel & Spa near Fareham is perfectly placed for exploring the Solent Coast and its picturesque surroundings, where stunning beaches, charming villages, and historical landmarks await your discovery. You can also take a short drive to Portsmouth's historic dockyard, visit the iconic Spinnaker Tower, or wander through the cultural delights of Southampton. The sophisticated and inviting décor of the Solent Hotel has been designed to provide the utmost comfort and relaxation. Whether you're looking for a getaway or a family vacation the dedicated team is committed to ensuring a memorable stay.

Each of the 117 bedrooms at the Solent Hotel & Spa benefits from comfy beds, homely touches and stunning bathrooms. From Signature Doubles to the Premier Suites guests are made to feel special from the moment they walk through the door. As well as a few little extras such as fresh milk for your tea and a proper chunky biscuit to devour, you can also choose your very own type of pillow from the in-room pillow menu. Families can comfortably be accommodated at this hotel on the Solent Coast and each child also gets their very own personalised cookie with milk to wash it down with, a fluffy VI little P bathrobe, snacks, a drink and a fun activity pack. Your four-legged family member can also join you on holiday to the Solent Hotel & Spa and will be spoiled with their own bed, bowl and dog biscuit.

There are a variety of dining options available at the Solent Hotel & Spa. For a delightful culinary adventure, make your way to the esteemed FYR Restaurant & Grill, proudly adorned with two AA Rosettes. Here, you'll savour the finest British cuisine infused with Mediterranean flavours, meticulously crafted to tantalize your taste buds. For a more laid-back dining experience, step next door to the Parson's Collar Pub. Offering a welcoming atmosphere, this charming establishment serves up a delectable selection of no-nonsense dishes that cater to every palate. When the sun is shining, head to the vibrant outdoor Meadow Bar. Bask in the glorious British summertime as you sip on refreshing drinks and relish in light bites, perfectly complementing the warm weather.

The excellent spa and health club facilities at the Solent Hotel are yours to enjoy at your leisure. From the warming sauna to the bubbling hot tub, a steam room for deep breathing and finally the swimming pool for a refreshing dip.

The Solent Hotel & Spa offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.



tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Toiletries
tick Room Service
tick Ground Floor Rooms
tick Wifi
tick Family Room for 3
tick Family Room for 4
tick Interconnecting Rooms
tick Walk In Showers

The spacious bedrooms at the Solent Hotel & Spa provide ample space for your comfort, featuring a generously sized and cozy bed where you can unwind while enjoying your favourite TV shows.

Additionally, each room is thoughtfully equipped with a comfortable sofa, perfect for lounging during the day, as well as a convenient workstation, allowing you to catch up on any necessary late-night emails or work tasks.

The team at the Solent Hotel & Spa understands the importance of a good cuppa, which is in every room there is tea and coffee making facilities. To complement your hot beverage, you’ll also be provided with chunky biscuits to devour.

Enjoy your very own pillow menu with choices from firm to soft and all things in the middle to ensure you get a great night’s sleep.

Feel a bit special from the moment you walk through the door. More than just a space to stay over. Even the wallpaper has character.

For that little bit extra. A separate lounge. Large bed and little flourishes. Ideal for longer stays.

Large lounge area and a spacious bedroom. A complimentary mini-bar with beers, wines and soft drinks. Raise a glass to a spectacular sleep.
Be spoilt with a White Company gift set – all yours to take home. Tuck into fresh fruit and enjoy the stocked mini-bar with compliments.

Check in with little ones and you’ll find a welcome bag of things to do on their bed and a few nibbles too. Big grins guaranteed.

Bunkbeds for children under the age of 12. A great big king size bed for parents and lots of space for all the family. Each child gets their very own personalised cookie with milk to wash it down with, a fluffy VI little P bathrobe, snacks and drink along with a fun activity pack.

For your four-legged friend, they can enjoy an in-room pack including a dog bed, bowl and dog biscuit. There are only 3 dog-friendly rooms in the hotel. Unfortunately, these can’t be booked online so please call our reservations line for more information or to book. Please note dogs are not permitted into the restaurant, they are very welcome in the bar and lobby area as well as the outdoor dining area.

Bar & Restaurant

tick Outdoor Dining Terrace

Whether you desire an elevated culinary journey, a casual pub experience, or an outdoor oasis, Solent Hotel & Spa presents an array of dining options to satisfy your cravings and create lasting memories of exceptional flavours.

Indulge in an exquisite culinary experience at the renowned FYR Restaurant & Grill, distinguished with an AA Rosette. Discover the delectable fusion of British and Mediterranean influences, meticulously prepared to tantalize your taste buds and leave you craving for more.

For a more laid-back dining affair, venture next door to the Parson's Collar Pub. Here, you'll find a relaxed atmosphere and a menu filled with delicious, no-nonsense dishes that cater to everyone's palate.

When the sun appears, make the most of the glorious British summertime by heading to the charming outdoor Meadow Bar. This delightful setting offers a selection of refreshing drinks paired with light, delectable bites, perfectly suited for enjoying the sunshine and embracing the relaxed ambiance.

• Breakfast
Monday - Friday: 6.45 am - 9.15 am (Extended to 10:30am on half terms).Saturday & Sunday: 8.00 am - 10.30 amMonday - Sunday: Full English + Continental

• Lunch
Monday - Sunday: 12 pm - 3:45 pmClose 4 pm - 6:30 pm

• Lounge
Monday - Friday: 12.00 pm - 9.00 pmSaturday - Sunday: 12.00 pm - 9.00 pm Sunday Lunch: 12.30 pm - 2.30 pm

• Afternoon Tea
Monday - Sunday: 12.00pm - 5.00pm

• Dinner
Monday - Friday: 6.30 pm - 9 pm*5.00 pm start on half term weeks*
Saturday - Sunday: 6.30 pm - 9 pm5.00 pm - 9.15 pm

Sample Menus
FYR Breakfast Menu
FYR Lounge Menu
FYR Dinner A La Carte Menu
FYR Afternoon Tea Menu
FYR Sparkling Sunday Lunch Menu
FYR Kids Menu
FYR in Room Menu
FYR Drinks Menu
Meadow Bar Menu


tick Fitness Suite
tick Sauna
tick Steam Room
tick Relaxation Area
tick Beauty Treatments
tick Indoor Heated Swimming Pool
tick Jacuzzi

Nestled in mature woods and ancient meadowland, the Solent Spa located within the Solent Hotel really does enjoy the perfect setting to get away from it all and indulge to total relaxation.

The excellent spa and health club facilities are yours to enjoy at your leisure and if you wish to be pampered with treatments, you will be completely spoilt for choice.

The facilities include a sauna, hot tub, steam room and swimming pool.
The gym at the Solent Hotel has all the machines you need for a proper workout, with state-of-the-art features and technology to help you in reaching your fitness goal.

Enjoy the latest Technogym equipment, all new and raring to go. Designed and developed to create the very best gym experience for all types of users.

Plus you’ll find running machines, cross trainers, weights and a studio where there’s a wide range of daily classes.


Location & Directions

Directions to the Solent Hotel & Spa in Fareham

By Car
Start by heading south on the A32 road from Fareham.

Stay on the A32 for approximately 2 miles until you reach the roundabout. Take the second exit onto the M27 motorway ramp, heading towards Southampton.

Merge onto the M27 and continue for about 3 miles.

Take exit 9 towards Whiteley/Fareham West.

At the roundabout, take the third exit onto the A27.

Follow the A27 for approximately 1.5 miles until you reach another roundabout. Take the second exit onto Cartwright Drive.

Continue straight on Cartwright Drive, and you will see the Solent Hotel & Spa on your right-hand side.

Please note that traffic conditions and road closures can affect the travel time, so it's always a good idea to check for any updates before you begin your journey.

By Rail
Swanwick Station: 1.4 miles
Southampton Parkway: 5 miles

By Air
Southampton Airport: 5 miles

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

Please note that all overnight guests will need to pre-book for breakfast and dinner spaces.

Pet Friendly
There are 3 dog-friendly rooms in the hotel. Unfortunately these can't be booked online so please call reservations on 01357 529 129 for more information or to book. Please note we do not permit dogs into our restaurant, they are very welcome in our bar and lobby area as well as our outdoor dining area.

Dinner With Live Music - Every Saturday
Enjoy dinner from the main menu with music from local artists. Dining times available between 5pm and 9.15pm. 
If this is an important part of your stay , please check with the hotel prior to arrival to ensure live music is taking place on your stay 

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Nature Reserves
tick Cycling
tick Golf in Local Area

Situated in Fareham, the Solent Hotel & Spa boasts an ideal location that serves as the perfect hub for exploring the abundant attractions of the South Coast.

From the hotel, you can embark on exciting adventures and discover the treasures of the coastal region, ensuring a memorable and fulfilling experience.

Here are just a few of the top things to see and do:

Paultons Theme Park - Home of Peppa Pig World: Delight in a day of family fun at this renowned theme park, where children can immerse themselves in the world of Peppa Pig and enjoy a variety of thrilling rides and attractions.

Coastal Beaches: Unwind and soak up the sun at the beautiful coastal beaches in the area. Whether you prefer golden sands or pebbled shores, the South Coast offers a range of stunning beaches to explore.

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard: Immerse yourself in maritime history at the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, home to iconic attractions such as the HMS Victory, the Mary Rose Museum, and the National Museum of the Royal Navy.

Sea City Museum: Discover Southampton's maritime heritage at the Sea City Museum, where interactive exhibits and displays bring the city's history to life.

Whiteley Shopping Centre: Indulge in some retail therapy at Whiteley Shopping Centre, offering a wide range of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options.

Titchfield Nature Reserve: Immerse yourself in the beauty of nature at Titchfield Nature Reserve, a tranquil haven boasting diverse wildlife, picturesque trails, and serene surroundings.

Cams Hall Golf Course: Tee off and enjoy a round of golf at Cams Hall Golf Course, which offers stunning views of the Solent and provides a challenging yet enjoyable experience for golf enthusiasts.

New Forest: Explore the enchanting New Forest, a national park renowned for its ancient woodlands, wild ponies, and charming villages. Take a leisurely stroll, go cycling, or simply immerse yourself in the natural splendor of the surroundings.

Gunwharf Quays: Experience premier shopping and entertainment at Gunwharf Quays, a vibrant waterfront destination offering a wide range of designer outlets, restaurants, bars, and a cinema.

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