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The Blue Keys

4.2 km from Southampton centre
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
82 Northlands Road, Southampton SO15 2LH, England
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    All reviews top floor eggs florentine small hotel quiet street full english city centre no lift first floor couple of nights rooms are clean good size stayed for one night double room would stay here again bar and restaurant lovely room pre cruise stay breakfast was delicious visit southampton mayflower theatre
    Reviewed 10 February 2017

    There's not much to say that hasn't already been said about the Blue Keys. I stayed 3 nights on a business trip. The hotel is on a fairly quiet road and a short 10 minute walk to the nearest bus route. It's a lovely place...More

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    Response from BlueKeysHotel, Manager at The Blue Keys

    Dear fatboygeorge, Thank you for your kind review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and am looking forward to welcoming you back next month! Kind regards, James

    Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

    I chose this hotel to hold my husband 30th birthday party. From the start the staff and manger was very helpful, emailing me and calling me with information and details and menu choices. The day/night it's self James and his team helped me set on...More

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    Response from BlueKeysHotel, Manager at The Blue Keys

    Dear Mrs Whitfield, Thank you for taking the time to write your kind review. I am so glad that you enjoyed your husband's party, it was our pleasure to host it! I hope to welcome you back to The Blue Keys in the near future!...

    Reviewed 8 February 2017

    We needed a pair of rooms between the university and the station, literally bed and breakfast, and its absolutely fine for that if you don't want to pay too much. Very helpful manager when we had to phone on the day to say we were...More

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    Response from BlueKeysHotel, Manager at The Blue Keys

    Dear Guest. Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am glad that you found arrangements for a late check in to be hassle free. We charge just £5 per person to have breakfast, for that price you are able to order...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

    We held my daughters birthday party & as we had family staying at the hotel we decided to stay too. Rooms were clean & well proportioned. They were very accommodating with our needs for the party which included fitting in a dj & photo booth....More

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    Response from BlueKeysHotel, Manager at The Blue Keys

    Dear Lisa P, Thank you for your kind review, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. I hope Hannah enjoyed her party. and I hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, James

    Reviewed 4 February 2017

    Stayed here for a week to work at the University (Highfield campus, easy half-hour walk mostly on paths through Southampton Common, useful for working off some of the calories from the delicious cooked breakfasts!). Also an easy 20-min walk from Southampton Central station. All the...More

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    Response from BlueKeysHotel, Manager at The Blue Keys

    Dear Helen K, Thank you for your kind review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and the meals you had here, we are always happy to tinker the menu to suit dietary requiremnets whenever possible. I hope to be able to welcome you...

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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Holly B
    Hi, I would like to know what the latest time is that we could check in if booking?
    13 March 2017|
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    Response from BlueKeysHotel | Property representative |
    Hi, Check in is available between 2pm and 10.30pm every day. A late check in can be arranged if necessary. Kind regards, The Blue Keys
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    davematheny3000
    My husband and I are leaving for a cruise from Southampton on August 31. We will be flying into London (Gatwick) on the 29th, and are looking to stay two nights, the 29th and 30th. Do you have a room available on those dates? Also, I have never traveled to the UK before, but am assuming that taking the train from Gatwick to Southampton is the most sensible and affordable option -- is that assumption correct? How far away are you from the train station?
    28 December 2016|
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    Response from BlueKeysHotel | Property representative |
    Good morning. Thank you for your message. We do have rooms available on those nights . For two nights and two adults it will be £138.00 room only or £158.00 with breakfast. I would recommend getting the train as the station... More
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    Jmorrow588
    We are a family of 4 going on a cruise on August 26, 2017. We would need 2 rooms on August 25. How far are you from the cruise line dock? Is it possible to get a cab to take us to the dock? Thank you for your help.
    26 December 2016|
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    Response from BlueKeysHotel | Property representative |
    Hi, Thank you for your enquiry, There are several dock gates for cruise ships so it depends which one you require but they are all between 2 and 4 miles from us. We can organise you a cab, they usually arrive pretty quickly... More
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room on 1st floor. Book for dinner."
    Wideparting, 16 days agoRead review
    "Room 10 might be a bit of a head banger because of the sloping ceiling."
    BritannyCornishpasty, 1 month agoRead review
    "Top floor rooms are very quiet and peaceful."
    Margaret C, 1 month agoRead review
    "No lift, so ask for a ground floor room if you don't like steps"
    fatboygeorge, 1 month agoRead review
    "If you want a quiet room, ask for room 6 (it's a double)."
    Helen K, 1 month agoRead review
    "can't comment on the other rooms but mine was an excellent double en suite room and very comfortable"
    Douglas B, 3 months agoRead review
    "No lift to rooms but stairs to 1st floor not steep. Staff will carry bags."
    Ukwoody44, 4 months agoRead review
    "As it only has 10 rooms you will get what is available at time of booking."
    awesometripster, 4 months agoRead review
    "It's a quiet neighbourhood, we had a room overlooking the front and no problem."
    Mary J, 4 months agoRead review
    "No elevator so if you want to avoid stairs ask for the "ground floor""
    EASYEZ, 4 months agoRead review
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