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The Queens Hotel


    Winter Lodge

    Our Winter Lodge events have been confirmed and tickets are available to book now. We have so much going on – from Lodge Lates and Sunday Sessions to Silly Scott and Seasonal Songs. We’re even throwing a New Year’s Eve party! It’s all happening at the Winter Lodge and we can’t wait for you to be a part of it. Bring on the festivities!


    Regional winners at The Wedding Industry Awards

    What a delight it was to attend the recent Wedding Industry Awards ceremony for the South Central region – and walk away as winners! Against stiff opposition, our events team were proclaimed regional winners. Now they will go on to contest the national title in January.


    Christmas 2022

    The festive season isn't that far away and with spaces filling up quickly, we wanted to remind you that nothing says Christmas quite like a gathering at The Queens Hotel. So if you are still searching for the perfect place to celebrate your Christmas gatherings, please email our team on or call on 023 9282 2466. And remember, you can always choose our Christmas Package to prolong your festive experience with us.


    Tripadvisor Travellers' Choice Award

    Positive reviews from our satisfied diners have helped us to secure a major accolade from Tripadvisor for our Restaurant 1865. Every year, Tripadvisor celebrates restaurants that consistently deliver amazing experiences with a Travellers’ Choice Award – and this year, we’ve made the list.


    New Year's Eve Masquerade Ball

    An evening of intrigue awaits you at our fabulous masquerade ball - by far the most glorious way to celebrate New Year's Eve and to see in 2023. Festive cocktails, a three-course meal and a few surprises will help to ensure that this is a magical evening for you.


    The 10 best things to do in Portsmouth

    We were chuffed to bits to be included in this digital article compiled by the world leading travel publication, Conde Nast Traveller.

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Getting Married?

Full of traditional English charm, The Queens Hotel is a stunning wedding venue on the south coast complete with sea views. With a dedicated events team on hand and a wide range of options and extras available, The Queens Hotel is the perfect venue to hold your wedding or civil partnership.

Book a Room

All our newly refurbished Superior Double Sea View rooms offer panoramic views of the Solent, a safe, mini fridge, iron and ironing board, TV, free Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities, telephone, premium toiletries, hairdryer, desk and chair and en-suite private bathroom. In addition, some rooms also offer baths.

Casual Dining Experience

A casual dining experience has come to Southsea with the opening of Restaurant 1865. Fabulous surroundings and great food and drink mean dining with friends will always be a culinary experience to treasure.

Being a coastal hotel, we have included some tasty fish dishes, and the menu will change with the seasons.

Private Dining

Planning a special occasion for friends and associates? The Queens Hotel offers the perfect private dining experience. Delicious food prepared by our kitchen team, led by Executive Chef Simon Hartnett, and carefully chosen wines can be served in the intimate surroundings of the Victoria Room.

Accessed via its own private entrance, the Victoria Room has a cosy lobby and bar for your guests to enjoy an aperitif or two before they sit down to dine. The room itself is the perfect setting for enjoying a truly memorable experience.

Cocktail Hour

Sit back, relax and let us conjure up the perfect cocktail to match your mood. Shaken or stirred, you’ll find a satisfying list to choose from, and we often dream up special concoctions to mark important dates in the calendar. One thing is for sure, if you want to get your evening underway in style – head to Dukes Bar. Chin, chin!

Christmas at the Queens Hotel

Celebrate this festive season in style