The Solent boasts a rich heritage, unspoilt coastline and beautiful countryside offering unrivalled opportunities for brilliantly fun outdoor events.
Activities & Accommodation:
The Solent has a great range of places to stay providing everything from top quality luxury country houses to boutique hotels, plus a superb choice of guest houses and bed and breakfast accommodation. Simply Good Times can combine any of area’s fantastic accommodation options with a huge number of activities including Treasure Hunts, Boat Trips, Cocktail Making Lessons, and so much more. The Solent is world famous for top-class sailing, windsurfing and kayaking and the coastline has many attractive harbours, marinas and estuaries, which are ideal locations for watersports. Both yacht charter for the experienced sailor or sailing courses for beginners are available at numerous coastal centres. For the more adventurous, the Solent also offers opportunities to try out kitesurfing, waterskiing and wakeboarding. Please contact us now to discuss your Solent event plans.
Restaurants & Nightlife:
From exquisite dishes in gourmet restaurants to top quality produce on farmers’ markets including fresh local fish, you’ll find gastronomic delights in the Solent all year round. We can recommend or reserve the perfect Solent restaurant or private dining room for your event plans, and top-quality catering is available for self-catering stays in the area. If you want to carry on the party well into the small hours then Simply Good Times can take care of all arrangements for a perfect night-out on the Solent. Swerve the queues with Guestlist Passes or go the whole hog and book an entire Solent nightclub for a super indulgent celebration! We can also arrange extras ranging from Minibus Hire, going right through to Limousine, Yacht, or Helicopter Charters for the ultimate stylish arrival!
Shopping & Culture:
Gunwharf Quays with its bars, nightclubs, cinemas and designer outlets, provides shopping delights while the 170-metre-tall Spinnaker Tower offers impressive views of Portsmouth Harbour. In Gosport the extensive waterfront offers opportunities for sailing, windsurfing and boat tours as well as restaurants, shops and pubs. Southampton's magnificent City Art Gallery has over 3,500 works of art and an enviable reputation while the city also hosts the annual Southampton Boat Show. Further along the coast the River Hamble is ideal for sailing, water sports and wildlife-spotting while on the New Forest shoreline you'll find Lepe Country Park and Hurst Castle. Steeped in history with 60 miles of stunning unspoilt scenery and a wealth of attractions, the Isle of Wight has something for everyone. From historic sites to natural delights, music festivals and major national events, it is a unique destination.
Simply Good Times work closely with local producers of quality activities to provide amazing Solent experiences. Combine some of our top activities with one of the great hotel or self-catering accommodations available on the Solent and you will enjoy the best of the area in the style your event deserves. Please contact Simply Good Times now to discuss your requirements.