The family-friendly business hotel offers modern accommodation with 86 en suite rooms, a restaurant, bar, and meeting and conference facilities. Guests are welcomed in the lobby, which offers a 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-out service. Internet access, room service and a laundry service are all offered for additional fees. Guests arriving by car may leave their vehicles in the hotel car park.
Located within easy access of the M3, M4, Basingstoke town and the Festival Place shopping centre, the hotel is ideal for both business travellers and leisure visitors. It is also located close to the business parks of Viables, Daneshill and Chineham (Motorola, Sony, Huawei). Leisure visitors can find easy access to attractions in all directions. To the east are Legoland, Windsor and Ascot Racecourse. To the south are Jane Austen House, Winchester and Marwell Zoo. To the west is Newbury Racecourse. In Basingstoke are the Anvil and Haymarket theatres and the Aquadrome leisure complex. Basingstoke town centre and train station are roughly 2 km from the hotel and Milestones Living History Museum is around 4 km away. Nearby airports include Southampton (50 km away), London Heathrow (62 km away), London Gatwick (99 km), Bournemouth (92 km) and London City (150 km).
Each of the modern rooms comes with an en suite bathroom with a bathtub or a shower and a hairdryer, as well as tea and coffee making facilities, a direct dial telephone, a radio and a TV. A safe, minibar, ironing set and individually regulated air conditioning and heating also come as standard.
Traders Restaurant offers tempting dishes from around the world, with 24-hour room service and a relaxing lounge and bar area. Breakfast is served each morning and guests can select their lunch and dinner from various set menu options.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard, VISA and some debit cards are accepted as methods of payment.
By car: exit the M3 at junction 6, follow signs for A30/A339 to ALTON/VIABLES for 1.6 km, and turn left at the roundabout signposted A339 to Alton. The hotel is situated at the Venture roundabout.
The Academy Suites offer adaptable facilities perfectly suited to guests' needs. Self-contained, air-conditioned and with their own reception area, they make an ideal venue for training, meetings or intimate wedding receptions.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board