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  • Raising funds and raising the roof: Live at Apollo Hotel January 23rd 2018

    Apollo Hotel had a successful fundraising year in 2017 supporting local causes, and kicked off 2018 as they mean to go on by hosting a charity gig on Saturday 13th January – featuring popular Blondie tribute act Atomic Rapture. The event was organised by Basingstoke-based company Centerprise International to raise money for local cancer treatment […]

  • Charity Burns Night celebrations at Apollo Hotel – Friday 26th January 2018 December 13th 2017

    The Pink Place, a cancer support service, is hosting a Burns Night at Apollo Hotel in Basingstoke on Friday 26th January 2018 from 7pm until midnight. Burns Night is a celebration of the life and work of the poet Robert Burns, the author of many Scots poems, including the well-loved Auld Lang Syne. The first Burns Night was […]

  • A fitter you in 2018: 5 tips for sticking with your new exercise routine December 1st 2017

    So, you’ve found a gym you love and signed up as a member. Now what? Whether you’re busting the festive flab, toning up for a winter sun break, training for a marathon, or getting back to exercise post-baby, here are some tips for achieving a fitter, leaner, stronger you in 2018…and sticking with it. Multi-tasking […]

  • A stylish affair: Apollo Hotel hosts local HR consultancy fundraiser November 16th 2017

    Apollo Hotel in Basingstoke recently provided free conference facilities for a beauty & style event, helping fellow local business, Reality HR, raise over £700 for the Gynaecological Cancer Fund. Melanie Plotkin from Reality HR gave a presentation on behalf of image consultants House of Colour about the value of finding your true personal style and […]

  • Are you Basingstoke’s Champion Pumpkin Carver? October 20th 2017

    Boo! I’m a jolly pumpkin, oh so orange and round! Did you know I grew on a vine from a tiny green seed in the ground? But now it’s time for Halloween, so carve me a face that’s the best, then bring me along to the Apollo Hotel to enter the pumpkin contest! On Friday […]

  • Keeping runners hydrated at Basingstoke’s ‘must-do’ half marathon September 20th 2017

    If you’ve ever run a half marathon (or even just jogged around the block), you don’t need us to tell you it’s thirsty work. Regular rehydration is the key ingredient of any successful race, along with bags of energy, a few jelly beans in your pocket, and an unstoppable fever for fundraising. On Sunday 1st […]

  • Top chef comes back to his roots at Apollo Hotel, Basingstoke September 19th 2017

    Apollo Hotel welcomes a new Head Chef to their kitchen this autumn. Aldermaston-born Craig Woodley joins the team at the popular Basingstoke hotel, continuing an illustrious career in the catering world. Craig Woodley began life as a chef just down the road from Apollo Hotel, studying catering and hospitality at BCOT for 3 years. Since […]

  • Jane Austen bookbench auction expected to raise thousands for local cancer charity August 30th 2017

    Did you take part in the Sitting with Jane BookBench Trail this summer? How many of the 24 individually designed reading benches did you visit around Basingstoke and Deane, Chawton, Alton and Winchester? Apollo Hotel is a proud sponsor of the Beyond the Birdcage bench, which was situated in Basingstoke’s Festival Square; the most popular […]

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    Sitting with Jane: supporting local talent for charity always gets top votes July 5th 2017

    As a long-standing hotel in Hampshire, the Apollo is always delighted to support arts, culture and business in the local community. And what better example of homegrown talent than Jane Austen; one of the area’s most famous former residents! That’s why we’ve sponsored the Sitting with Jane bookbench trail; a local tour of Jane Austen […]

  • Events in Hampshire – Hampshire’s Top Attractions February 17th 2017

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  • My wife and I would like to thank you for arranging our evening of the party and for organising the rooms for those that had to travel from a distance. We had a great time as did all of our guests. We had nothing but great praise coming from many that came, for the buffet, which they all said was amazing. Please pass our congratulations to the chef and his staff.

    MR & MRS SHRUBB, 2017

  • The 'Glow Business' Spa Package was really worth every penny! 

  • Thank you for being so friendly and helpful, we have really enjoyed our time being here and the massages were lovely! 

  • The 'Glow Business' Spa Package was really relaxing.  Beth was very good, fell to sleep a few times.