Utilita Bowl

About Utilita Bowl

There’s truly something for everyone at Utilita Bowl, the historic home of Hampshire Cricket and a spectacular all-encompassing resort.

Nestled in the Hampshire countryside, this picture-perfect venue, set in 181 acres, caters for all and includes Boundary Lakes Golf Course and the Hampshire Wellbeing Centre within the celebrated cricket, concert, and event stadium alongside a 171-bedroom Hilton hotel, which is also home to the delightfully tranquil eforea spa and the country’s very first BEEFY’S by Lord Botham Bar & Restaurant.

For information about parking, read the parking info blog.

If you’d like to find out more about the Utilita Bowl, please visit www.utilitabowl.com or alternatively contact them at enquiries@utilitabowl.com or via 02380 472002.

Utilita Bowl Store & Phonelines open 10am – 4pm, Monday – Friday

Please see website for updated admission prices as these may vary

Why should I visit?

    • Catch all of the exciting cricketing action throughout the summer, including Hampshire Hawks in their ever-popular Vitality Blast (T20) competition, alongside the Southern Brave contesting in The Hundred. Utilita Bowl also welcomes the world’s best to the on-field stage, with England internationals landing at the South Coast’s largest cricketing venue each year.
    • Hilton Southampton – Utilita Bowl – The luxury 171-bedroom Hilton hotel is perfectly situated as a gateway to the South and features stunning views of the iconic Utilita Bowl outfield and the shimmering lakes of Boundary Lakes Golf Course, whilst being home to the tranquil eforea spa, offering an oasis of relaxation with a variety of facilities including a sauna, deep relaxation lounge, hydrotherapy and an outside terrace complete with Jacuzzi, there’s no better place to choose for some essential me-time.
    • Boundary Lakes Golf Course – Play a round of golf or two at Utilita Bowl’s magnificent 18-hole Par 69 parkland Boundary Lakes course, complete with USGA standard greens. Memberships and tuition programmes are available for all ages.
    • BEEFY’S By Lord Botham – Inspired by the cricketing legend Lord Ian Botham as his flagship Bar & Restaurant welcomes guests with characterful surroundings whilst quality seasonal food, wine and company brings the full British dining experience to life. Come and experience British cuisine at its purest and best at BEEFY’S.


Accommodation available
Assistance dogs allowed
Baby changing facilities
Disabled access
Disabled parking available
Facilities for the partially sighted available on request
Gift shop
On site parking
Suitable for ages 12 and above
Suitable for ages 3 and above
Suitable for ages 5 and above
Suitable for ages 8 and above
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Next event

Hampshire Hawks v Essex T20

19th Jul 2024 - 19th Jul 2024

Utilita Bowl

Vitality Blast is the local T20 cricket celebration in Hampshire, an action-packed competition! Hampshire Hawks are the most successful... 

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Where to find us


Utilita Bowl
Botley Road
West End
SO30 3XH


02380 472002





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By car

Utilita Bowl is just 1.2 miles from the M27, Junction 7. When exiting the motorway please follow signs for Utilita Bowl.

For information about parking, read the parking info blog.

By train

Hedge End train station is less than 2 miles away, approximately a 35 minute walk from the Utilita Bowl.

If you don’t fancy walking or jumping in a taxi from the station you can catch the First Bus No. 8 (see below). Hedge End station is located on the Portsmouth Solent Line.

Southampton Airport Parkway station is approximately 3.5 miles from Utilita Bowl and services the Waterloo to Weymouth South West Main Line.

By bus

First Bus No. 8

First Bus No.8 service connect Utilita Bowl with Hedge End train station and Southampton City Centre. For further timetable information please visit www.firstgroup.com.

Xelabus X4

The Xelabus X4 service links Utilita Bowl with Southampton Airport Parkway train station, Eastleigh, West End and Hedge End. Please be aware the X4 is not in service on Sundays.

For further timetable information please call 02380 644 715 or visit www.xelabus.info.

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