Southampton Solent University Conference Centre

Address: The Spark, Southampton Solent University, East Park Terrace, SO14 0LY Telephone: 02382015757

Room Capacities

Theatre Boardroom Cabaret Classroom Dinner Dinner Dance Reception
Rooms
Hawthorn Suite
100 32 60 22 70 100
Willow Room
34 16 20 10 24 40
Maple Room
48 20 32 12 36 55
Silver Birch Suite
100 32 60 22 70 100
Beech Room
34 16 20 10 24 40
Oak Room
48 20 32 12 36 55
Austen Lecture Theatre
200
Palmerston Lecture Theatre
150
The Atrium
300 300 320 400
The Pod
55 20 28 32 55
The Bridge
20 24 55
Whitebeam Suite
100 70 25 80 120
Whitebeam Hospitality Area
50
Whitebeam Boardroom
40 20 36 40 40

Location

Location Details

Thinking of making a visit? Solent Conference Centre is located in the heart of

Southampton city centre, within walking distance of Southampton Central train

station. Southampton is well connected with the rest of the UK, whether you plan to

get here by car, train, plane or ferry.

By Road

By car

Southampton is just 75 miles (120 km) from London, with excellent road links.

Southampton sits at the southern end of the M3 motorway.

Parking

While the University has limited on-campus parking, there are several other car

parks in the immediate vicinity.

By bus

Directly outside the Spark you will find a number of bus stops servicing the local

area. The U6 bus stops directly outside the University, as well as West Quay

shopping centre, Portswood, the University of Southampton, and Southampton

General Hospital.

From the Isle of Wight

The Red Funnel Ferry provides a regular, fast and efficient service from Cowes on the

Isle of Wight to Southampton Town Quay.

By Rail

The closest train station to us is Southampton Central Station. It’s a 10-15 minute walk to Southampton Solent University from the station.
If you exit via Platform 1, turn right, walk up the hilly footpath towards the Civic Centre building. Then follow Civic Centre Road and New Road straight on until you see the University ahead of you.
If you exit on Platform 4, turn left, walk up the hill towards the Civic Centre building.
Then follow Civic Centre Road and New Road straight on until you see the University ahead of you.