Visitors to Southampton can take advantage of a fantastic offer in a modern city centre 4* hotel that boasts a central location close to the city as well as great access to the main bus and cruise terminals. By choosing providers such as lastminute.com and Hotwire customers can avoid paying costly premium prices so that a city break in this great maritime town need not cost the earth.
Guests can book a night or two in spacious, contemporary double en-suite rooms fitted with free high speed Wi-Fi, extensive room service, fully stocked mini bar and climate control to ensure maximum comfort. This hotel’s many facilities are ideal for both business and leisure travellers and onsite amenities include a car rental desk, 24 hour concierge, fully-equipped modern meeting rooms as well as a health club with hot tub, sauna and swimming pool.
Located in central Southampton close to the city’s largest shopping destination, the WestQuay Centre, guests to this exclusive Secret Hotel have easy access to all of the city’s most famous attractions and landmarks. Within walking distance of the hotel lobby is the culturally significant Southampton Maritime Museum which proudly displays the city’s decorated naval history, including exhibits upon the RMS Titanic which set sail on its journey to New York from the port in 1912. Also in the area is the SeaCity Museum, a relatively new state-of-the-art museum detailing Southampton’s long military relationship with the sea.
The hotel’s central location also enables guests to easily navigate the city courtesy of extensive bus and train transport links. Just set outside the city centre is the famous Beaulieu National Motor Museum which houses the world’s largest collection of James Bond vehicles, as well as motors from the Harry Potter films, Top Gear and other iconic vehicles from popular culture and film. Petrol-heads are sure to love the fun, unique exhibitions whilst others can explore the grounds via monorail, veteran bus or more adventurously, on go-karts.
Just 3 miles from the hotel is the family-friendly Go Ape zip-lining and adventure complex which is ideal for an active, fun-filled day out. Set in the forest amongst the tree tops, guests can navigate rope-bridges and Tarzan swings at heights of up to 120 ft. off the ground. Other outdoor activities for the family in the area include the Itchen Valley Country Park, which boasts 440 acres of pristine woodland and meadows to explore and enjoy, and the Manor Farm Country Park which as a historical interactive zoo features a petting zoo.
Guests wanting to take a short break to the Isle of Wight are in close proximity to the ferry terminals and the journey itself takes only 1 hour. Boats go directly to from the port to East Cowes, one of the larger tourist destinations on the Isle of Wight, and from here the rest of the island is easy accessible by bus or by car.