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Captain’s Club guide to autumn on the South Coast

Blog | Food & Drink | Local Area

With summer now a distant memory, it’s time to wrap up warm and enjoy the changing of the seasons during your stay by the riverside. Joining us …

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The Captain’s Club guide to wedding planning

Blog | Weddings

We know how important it is that every little detail of your big day is perfect. But planning a wedding can be hectic at times, and it can be …

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Things to do on a family break in Dorset this summer

Blog | Events | Local Area

With so many things to see and do, both in and outdoors, the southwest is one of the best places to enjoy a summer break as a family. And this …

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Summer on the water at Captain’s Club

Food & Drink | Local Area

Now that summer is well and truly on its way, there’s no better time to start thinking about how you can head outdoors and enjoy a little fresh …

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5 outdoor destinations in Dorset you need to explore

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With the clocks about to change and sunny weather on its way, it’s time to dust off the cobwebs, get the walking boots on and head outdoors. …

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New Year, new me: 5 ways to get some ‘me time’ in Dorset

Food & Drink | spa | Uncategorised

Whether it’s a diet, detox or new look, at this time of year, everyone is talking about how they want to look after themselves. We’re all guilty …

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Our top picks for July in Dorset

Local Area

Bournemouth’s Pride Festival (Bourne Free) This year’s theme: Hawaiian beach party. The Pride parade takes place on Saturday 14th July, taking …

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Top 5 places to pop the question in Dorset

Local Area | Weddings

Durdle Door Undeniably one of the most beautiful parts of Dorset, Durdle Door is a photographer’s favourite, right on the beach, and absolutely …

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Dog-friendly Dorset: Things to Do and Places to Visit

Hotel News | Willow

Mudeford Quay Just down the road from Captain’s Club Hotel & Spa, Mudeford Quay is a beautiful spot for four-legged friends and their humans. …

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Say hello to the brand new Quay Bar

Food & Drink | Hotel News

The ripple effect – inspired by the River Stour The calming sounds of the running water, the view from our terrace (and coincidentally, all …

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3 reasons to host your next event at Captain’s Club

Events

Rooms with a view Here at Captain’s Club Hotel & Spa we believe that every occasion should come with a fantastic view. Our function spaces …

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Meet Willow, our friendly hotel dog

Hotel News | Willow

About me – Willow! Based in the hotel’s back office – a hub of people doing reservations, events, and accounts – I like to take control. …

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Happily married at Captain’s Club Hotel & Spa

Weddings

It is very important to a lot of couples these days to have the ceremony, wedding breakfast and evening reception in the same venue to cut…

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Cocktail recipe – Dry Martini

Food & Drink

You will need: 1 x mixing glass 1 x martini glass Strainer 50ml Tanqueray 10 gin 5ml Noilly Prat or dry vermouth Ice cubes 1 lemon (for lemon …

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Q&A with our award-winning mixologist

Food & Drink

How long have you been a mixologist? I started in the business in May 2010 as a part time glasswasher at the weekends then moved onto the bar to …

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The best birthday we could have wished for

Hotel News

We started the night in fabulous fashion with Taittinger Champagne and canapés before heading over to the Waterside Suite. Tim gave a lovely …

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10 years in 10 questions (with Tim and Robert)

Hotel News

How did Captain’s Club get started? We sold the restaurants we owned in Christchurch and teamed up with our best friend to buy some land in front …

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