From the Hampshire Court Hotel webpage: The Hampshire Court Hotel is perfectly located for exploring the surrounding countryside – from Jane Austen country to North Hampshire and Basingstoke. With 90 spacious bedrooms available, and being just 45 minutes from London, it’s the ideal base for your next break.
Accessibility informationGeneral accessibility information:
From www.qhotels.co.uk: Arrival At The Hampshire Court Hotel, you will find 200 parking spaces of which 5 are reserved for blue badge holders. These are located to the right of the hotel's main entrance. There is also a turning circle located directly outside the main entrance for dropping off and picking up only. This has a dropped kerb. There is a level, paved route from the disabled parking into the hotel where the main entrance has an automatic revolving door and two manual side doors. If you need assistance with luggage or equipment, our team are on duty 24 hours to assist you. Reception The Reception desk is located on the ground floor of the hotel in the entrance lobby. The reception desk is 110 cm high although check-in can also be completed whilst sitting in the lobby. The following accessible aids are available at Reception: Portable Induction Loop for use at Reception , Large Button Phone ‚ Vibrating Pad to assist waking guests with hearing disabilities in the event of a fire alarm , An evac chair is also available to enable staff to assist with the emergency evacuation of disabled, if necessary. To the left of the main reception are the lifts to all floors for bedrooms. Bedrooms The Hampshire Court Hotel has two purpose built disabled rooms on the first floor.Bedroom Inclusions:
- Transfer space and turning of at least 100cm on both sides of the bed
- Short pile carpet
- Tiled flooring in bathrooms
- Reading lamps provided
- 24 hour room service
- Bathrooms have an accessible shower and wall mounted drop down seat
- Roll in shower
- Horizontal and vertical grab rails and emergency cords
If you would like to specifically book one of our access rooms please contact our UK call centre on 0845 034 5777 In the event of fire alarm activation these rooms have both a sounder and a visual flashing light. In the event of an emergency a member of the team will assist with your evacuation if necessary. Fire evacuation advice is provided on the back of your bedroom door and a disabled refuge area is situated at the end of each bedroom corridor in case staff need to summon extra assistance during your evacuation. Public areas There are no steps or slopes on the main corridors and public areas on the ground floor. All the restaurant, bar and lounge facilities at The Hampshire Court Hotel are located on the ground floor making them easily accessible. All lifts have audible enunciation and tactile buttons at standard height. Accessible toilet facilities are located at the Hampshire Restaurant and Main Lobby Conference, Banqueting & Meeting Rooms Our meeting rooms are located on the ground floor and are fully accessible from Reception. The Churchill room is on the first floor and is accessed via the lifts or staircase to the left or right of reception. A hearing loop is available upon request in advance. Lighting can be dimmed where required. Please notify your conference or banquet for specific seating or staging requirements. Accessible toilets are located in the Highclere Lounge, Hampshire Restaurant and Main Lobby. Reflections Leisure and Spa The leisure club is located on the ground floor. A member of the leisure team will show you the facilities and assist with access to the swimming pool. If required, a hoist is available to gently lower you in and out of the pool. A dedicated accessible toilet and changing area is located within the leisure club, as well as a wheel in shower room with drop down seat and appropriate grab rails. Access to poolside is on the same level and there are steps with a handrail into the shallow end of the pool. Both the steam room and sauna are accessible with door widths of 85cm though there is a of 8mm on entry. Seating is provided in both. Outdoor Facilities The patio area can be accessed via the Brasserie, Restaurant and Main Lobby which is level and paved.