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Of all of the places in Berkshire that you might imagine would be ideal for busting a move, pulling some shapes and generally just partying until the small hours, a hotel - especially not one in such a tranquil part of the county as Regency Park Hotel - might not be the first option that comes to your mind.

However, when you're on the lookout for a party hall for hire in Berkshire, you can't beat Regency Park Hotel - for more than a few reasons. Here are just three of them.

1. Our location!

Yes, you may associate Berkshire with the Queen and Windsor Castle, but there's so much more to this fascinating county than links to British royalty.

After all, Berkshire is home to a broad assortment of attractions, ranging from country houses like Basildon Park to religious buildings such as the ruined Reading Abbey.

Even if you don't intend to explore wider Berkshire in the hours leading up to the party you're hosting with us, our location is great for sheer convenience - we're a mere 10 minutes away from the M4 and A339, and the rail links into Newbury and London Paddington are pretty handy, too.

2. You can stay overnight with us

Unlike many a party hall for hire in Berkshire, Regency Park Hotel offers you and your attendees a place to rest your heads after all of that fun - quite a handy thing if you might not be in the ideal state to head home at the end of a long night.

Our hotel consists of no fewer than 108 comfortable and stylish bedrooms, in fact, complete with all of the amenities that you could conceivably need when you're winding down after the night's events. Hypoallergenic pillows and duvets, ironing facilities, digital LCD televisions and complimentary wireless broadband are all provided in our rooms and suites.

3. We've done it for so many others before

Even if your chosen party venue ticks all of the other obvious boxes, it's worth considering how experienced it is at holding all manner of other special events.

We've long hosted such events as Christmas celebration nights, baby showers and weddings here at Regency Park Hotel, so we're a dab hand at organising every last detail of an event to ensure its success. You won't have to worry about amateurish mistakes with us - our team runs like clockwork.

With these strengths and many more to commend it, do you really need to consider any venue other than Regency Park Hotel when you are on the hunt for the perfect party hall for hire in Berkshire?
         

 

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You probably know well full why we are posing this question – because many people would say that no, there isn’t much for those who choose to book their birthday party venues in Berkshire – and their guests – to do in the county during their spare time ahead of the event itself.

Inevitably, so the usual narrative goes, if you’re holding your party in Berkshire, you’ll have to head into central London for all of the accompanying fun besides the party itself.

As a leading Berkshire birthday party venue ourselves, here at Regency Park Hotel, we thought we’d take a fresh look at precisely why this famously royal county is far from just a place for die-hard monarchists, and instead has something for everyone.

Berkshire isn’t merely about the Queen!

Yes, yes, Berkshire does happen to be home to Windsor Castle, which has been associated with royalty since the days of William the Conqueror and remains one of the UK’s biggest tourist attractions. We’re incredibly proud to be based so close to it here at Regency Park Hotel, but there’s also so much more to this wonderful county.

Did you know, for example, that Berkshire is also home to Highclere Castle, the Jacobean-style country house that has risen to even greater fame in recent years as the main filming location for the award-winning period drama Downton Abbey?

Alternatively, if it’s slightly more urban attractions that most do it for you, there’s always the option of heading into the town of Reading, where you will find such sights as the ruined Reading Abbey and the fascinating Museum of Reading. A highlight of the latter is the Bayeux Gallery that is home to the UK’s only copy of the famous Bayeux Tapestry.

Visits to all of these attractions can be weaved into your birthday when you decide to celebrate it in Berkshire – but it’s important to remember that the exact venue you choose makes a massive difference as well.

Not all birthday party venues in Berkshire are the same

It’s important to be careful with your choice of birthday party venue in Berkshire – not least because the best venues will also give you and your guests a lot of exciting things to do before the evening celebrations kick off in earnest.

For example, how many birthday party venues in Berkshire also have rooms in which to stay overnight, or an attached health club? Take advantage of the former, and you will also be able to gain access to the latter when you make Regency Park Hotel your choice of venue.
Don’t forget that we also offer great dining options that can be incorporated formally or informally into your birthday celebrations, not least at our highly regarded Watermark restaurant.

Would you like to find out more about what makes Regency Park Hotel stand out as a place to hold your birthday party in Berkshire? Simply get in touch with our friendly and professional team now, and they will be able to give you the lowdown on everything you need to know – not least our highly competitive rates.
 

 

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Certain factors may lead you to presume, before you have seen or set foot in Regency Park Hotel, that our venue must be a historic one. After all, the town of Thatcham is listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the strongest claimant to be the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in Britain. Sure enough, the remains of a Mesolithic settlement can be found in close proximity, and the town is home to such other historic structures as the 14th-century chapel of St. Thomas the Martyr.

However, ‘historic’ is not a way to describe Regency Park Hotel, which is an important detail in light of the cutting-edge facilities and comforts that we provide.

The fact of the matter is that we are an unashamedly ‘chic and contemporary’ private events venue in Berkshire, a part of the country that is otherwise known for its heritage, as shown by such attractions as Windsor Castle and Highclere Castle.

So what ‘modern’ amenities and perks do we provide?

If you are seeking the ideal, sophisticated, thoroughly 21st-century place to host your private event, we can’t think of a better place to start than our suites.

If you have relatively few people – up to 70 – attending your event, our intimate Paris Suite could be just the place to hold it, with doors leading into a spacious conservatory that has its own private bar and is flooded with natural light. If, on the other hand, there are as many as 140 people on your guest list, the totally self-contained and spacious Parkland Suite may be rather more suitable. It has an exclusive private entrance, along with its own reception and bar area.

But we are a modern venue in many more ways than our suites. There’s our first-class dining options, for instance, as well as the light, airy and nicely contemporary-styled rooms that some of your guests may even consider booking if they might otherwise struggle to get home at night after the event is over. 

Then, there’s simply the efficiency, responsiveness and professionalism of our service to consider. We are seasoned in overseeing all manner of private events at our hotel, and whether you are looking for a private events venue in Berkshire so that you can host a birthday party, graduation party, baby shower or something completely different, our team can always be at hand to help you.

Why not make your booking now so that so you can secure the best possible date for your event at this highly sophisticated and up-to-the-minute Berkshire private events venue? 

 

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Sometimes in life, you just have to celebrate something – and sometimes, that thing calls for more than just a glass of wine. Yes, we’re talking about a massive bash with all of the people in your life who matter to you – so big, in fact, that you might be tempted to hunt out a dedicated venue rather than simply hold it at home.

Certainly, here at Regency Park Hotel, we’ve seen it all when it comes to special events held under our roof. Far from just a hotel, we are a party hall for hire in Berkshire that is committed to ensuring your big celebration goes without a hitch.

We’ve considered everything you could need in a venue

Whether it’s a birthday, retirement, anniversary or something completely different for which you would like to throw a party, there are certain consistent rules that apply if you wish to make yours a success.

The venue you choose certainly makes a big difference – you won’t want that venue to be difficult to reach, for example, and when your guests do arrive there, you will want them to be greeted by attractive decor and friendly staff. The dining, too, should you opt for it, needs to be top-notch.

Those are the basics of what makes for a good party hall for hire in Berkshire. But if you’re looking for a truly great venue, you might look for certain luxuries and extras. For instance, your guests may appreciate you holding your party at a hotel if that means they can easily stay overnight once the event is over.

What about the actual space in which your party is to be held? Well, you might be pleased by the presence of such amenities as a reception, bar area or even a conservatory or sun terrace. It also helps to have a choice of several suites, so that whether you’re planning a massive bash with more than a hundred people in attendance or instead a more intimate get-together, you can be assured of booking the most suitable space.

Make Regency Park Hotel your chosen party hall for hire in Berkshire

Whatever your expectations from a venue when you’re looking to hold a massive party, we’re confident of matching each and every one of them here at Regency Park Hotel. We are located between Newbury and Thatcham, in a wonderfully tranquil, yet well-connected part of Berkshire.

Why not get in touch with our bookings team now to see what could be possible for your own big celebrations? Our rates are more competitive than you might think!

 

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If you are planning to hold a private event such as a charity fundraising dinner, birthday party or baby shower, it’s understandable that you may be feeling a bit overwhelmed by the task of choosing a venue. Maybe you should just go with whatever venue that close relative or family friend recommends, or whatever place attracts the best reviews online?

While the above are certainly ways to choose a private events venue in Berkshire, we would suggest that you take a more methodical approach by considering the following aspects.

Location

The right location matters in so many ways. Yes, Berkshire may be a green and pleasant county, but some parts of it may make more sense than others for your private event. It might be especially important to you that your venue is in a peaceful and tranquil setting, for example, as is certainly the case with Regency Park Hotel in its convenient location between Newbury and Thatcham.

The event spaces available

The event space or suite that you choose is a central factor in your event’s success. You will obviously want it to be big enough to accommodate all of your guests. However, you’ll also need to think about the style of space or suite that will project the best possible image of your business, as well as what facilities it should incorporate. A bar area, for instance, may be especially appreciated by your attendees!

 How convenient is it for your guests?

Obviously, location is a big consideration here – Regency Park Hotel is just 10 minutes’ away from the M4 and A339, and we would certainly hope that you choose a private events venue in Berkshire that makes it easy for your guests to get there and back. Our venue also has strong rail links into Newbury and Paddington, and as we are a hotel, we can even often accommodate guests who wish to stay overnight.

 Price

Price can obviously never be completely ignored in any consideration of the right private events venue in Berkshire. However, we would urge you to place the emphasis very much on the value that you gain from the all-round package the venue represents, instead of simply going for whatever venue offers the lowest bottom-line price.

Do you wish to have true peace of mind when you choose a private events venue in Berkshire? If so, we would seriously suggest that you consider us here at Regency Park Hotel. We take pride in covering all of the bases and more when it comes to special events, and our friendly and professional team is always on standby to accommodate even the most exacting requirements. 
 

 

 

 

 

 

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There are a lot of tricky balances to strike when you are seeking the best option for charity venue hire in Berkshire. Sure, our county is home to many attractive and practical venues, but when you are looking to hold an event that is somehow both sincerely solemn and genuinely enjoyable for all of your attendees, it may seem at first that no venue quite meets all of the essential requirements.

So, to help you choose the right venue, here are the factors that it is most important for you to consider.

Location

Can your chosen venue be reached easily enough by not only those using public transport, but also visitors who have their own vehicle? Our own Regency Park Hotel measures up well in this respect – our rail links with the likes of Newbury and London Paddington are strong, while for those travelling by car, we are a mere 10 minutes away from the M4 and A339.

Suites

Will the actual space in which your charity fundraising event is to be held make a great impression on your guests – indicating an event that is professionally and conscientiously run – or is it stuffy and lacking even the most basic amenities? Our Paris and Parkland Suites are as classy and chic-looking as they are spacious and well-equipped. 

Dining

It’s natural that when you are hosting potentially a hundred people or more on what is supposed to be a very special evening, you will want to convey to them just how special it is by serving them the most fabulous food. That’s why we put so much effort into our own dining options for those hosting a special event at our venue, featuring remarkable dishes specially prepared by our Executive Chef.

Price

Given that it is, after all, a charity event venue that you are looking for, you will obviously wish to choose somewhere that is at least sensible as far as its price is concerned. However, we would also urge you not to make price your uppermost priority, if it means that you may not end up with a suitable venue that truly serves all of your requirements for charity venue hire in Berkshire.

Contact the Regency Park Hotel team today, and you will soon discover just what great value our venue represents for your next charity fundraiser – in more ways than one.  

 

 

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Quite understandably, many people in the south of England or beyond who are looking to hold a birthday party in a fantastic location may not give much thought to the idea of doing so in Berkshire. They may presume that the county’s towns and villages don’t offer much to outside visitors, or that aside from such obvious attractions as Windsor Castle and Legoland Windsor, the area can’t compare to the ‘bright lights’ of London.

Well, here at Regency Park Hotel – one of the most respected birthday party venues in Berkshire – we don’t think you should have to choose between the tranquil countryside and the bustling city, or the place that might seem to have almost no attractions, and the place that has it all. As a matter of fact, it is in many ways Berkshire, rather than London, that represents the most rewarding place to host your birthday celebrations.

We can give you the best of all worlds

Allow us to explain. While many people have an image in their heads of Berkshire as being a fairly low-key part of the country, a good proportion of the UK’s finest tourist attractions are actually based here, including the likes of Reading Museum, Newbury Racecourse and Highclere Castle. The latter has become particularly famous in recent years as the main filming location for the award-winning period drama Downton Abbey, and is open to the public during the summer months and other times of year.

Otherwise, Berkshire is very much a green and rural idyll in the finest English tradition, and our own Regency Park Hotel is located in a suitably peaceful corner of the county, between the towns of Newbury and Thatcham. However, if you find yourself pining for the sights and sounds of metropolitan London, you might be pleased to learn that there are excellent local railway links into Paddington station, from which you can explore the wonders of one of the truly great global cities.

Book one of our sought-after party suites today

With Regency Park Hotel itself also home to the well-equipped and stylish suites and various other amenities that do so much to turn a decent birthday party venue into a genuinely great one, we don’t think you need to look any further for birthday party venues in Berkshire. We think we’re the complete venue for anyone wishing to have a memorable bash, and when you get in touch with our bookings team, you will be able to find out more about our suite availability and prices. 

 

 

 

 

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It should hardly be a great surprise that at any one time, so many people are looking for a party hall for hire in Berkshire. The county is, after all, one of England’s prettiest, with a host of attractions including the likes of Windsor Castle, Reading Abbey and the Museum of English Rural Life.

However, this part of the UK also makes a lot of practical sense as a place to host a party – as we can attest here at Regency Park Hotel, with our venue located just 10 minutes from the M4 and A339. It’s also easy to reach us by rail via both Newbury and London Paddington.

In many ways, it is this combination of a welcoming, pleasing environment and sheer practicality that makes us such a great choice of party hall for hire in Berkshire. But what else do you need to know about our hotel as the potential site of your next bash?

We have extensive experience of hosting special events

Anyone who has attended any of the various special events making up our packed calendar here at Regency Park Hotel – ranging from Father’s Day lunches and traditional afternoon teas to baby showers and funeral receptions – will know how seasoned and capable we are when it comes to hosting events. We can bring that same level of expertise to your own party.

Whatever your reason for wishing to hold a party – perhaps a birthday, the departure or retirement of a long-serving employee at your company, or something different altogether – we’ll cater to all of your practical requirements, right down to the cuisine and making bedrooms available to any guests who need to stay overnight.

Book the perfect setting for your next party today

The other big factor underpinning our formidable reputation as a party hall for hire in Berkshire is our choice of suites, including the spacious and full-of-character Parkland Suite and the more intimate Paris Suite. Whichever of these options you choose, you can expect a combination of ambience and practicality that is unequalled by almost any other venue in the county.

Simply call our private functions team now to learn more about what makes Regency Park Hotel such a great choice of party venue for both the head and the heart. 
   

 

 

 

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It’s difficult to think of a more quintessentially English county than Berkshire. It is, after all, more properly known as the Royal County of Berkshire, due to the presence here of Windsor Castle. What you may not know, however, is that there are also many fine birthday party venues in Berkshire, showing that the grand old county certainly has a fun side.

But if there’s a downside to the broad choice of such venues across the region, it’s the difficulty of choosing between them – so what are some of the characteristics that you should consider when you are perusing birthday party venues in Berkshire?

1.    Location

This is definitely a key factor if you want to attract as many people as possible to your birthday party, as well as enjoy the celebrations once they are underway.

Here at Regency Park Hotel, for example, not only are we located in a peaceful and tranquil setting between Thatcham and Newbury, but we are also just 10 minutes away from the M4 and A339, and offer excellent rail links with Newbury and London Paddington.

2.    Suites

We’re sure you’ll agree with us that the space within the venue in which your birthday party takes place needs to be a pleasant and well-equipped one.

Again, that’s a need to which we are pleased to cater here at Regency Park Hotel, with our Parkland and Paris Suites accommodating as many as 140 and 70 guests respectively, while also each having their own bar and no shortage of modern style.

 3.    Experience

The finest birthday party venues in Berkshire also offer a little something that may be intangible, but which nonetheless makes a big difference to how well a party goes ‘on the day’ – considerable experience and a strong track record in the hosting of such events.

Choose the right birthday party venue in Berkshire, and there will be a team on hand to help ensure that everything goes like clockwork – from the start of your party until the end.

Whatever your own most pressing priorities as far as birthday party venues in Berkshire are concerned, when you get in touch with Regency Park Hotel, you may be surprised to learn just how capable we are of fulfilling each and every one of them.

Enquire now about what makes our chic and contemporary hotel the perfect place to hold your next birthday party in Berkshire, as well as to book our venue for a good price, well in advance.
 

 

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