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Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin

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  • Excellent20%
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  • Average25%
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  • Terrible8%
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Stayed here one night pre cruise with friends. Hotel Staff was wonderful and accommodating - our rooms where in Gods other half acre of the hotel, up, down,round and round. Rooms were old, dark, hot.....opened window to courtyard............but no air moving - quite warm. Shower...More

Thank Carol M
Response from Ed C, General Manager at Mercure Southampton Centre DolphinResponded 4 August 2016

Dear Carol M, Thank you for your review and your kind words about the team. I am delighted to hear you saw how wonderful they are, I will be passing the comments on. Some of our 99 bedrooms do take some getting too, we hope...More

Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Staying here while working away from home. Staff friendly and food is good. Had to change room's due to putty falling out of the sash windows when you opened and closed them. Wooden frame work rotten and just sloshed over with paint to hide it....More

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Response from Ed C, General Manager at Mercure Southampton Centre DolphinResponded 4 August 2016

Dear Richard T, Thank you for your review. We are glad you encountered our friendly staff whilst staying with us and enjoyed the food. We are however very sorry that the toilet was leaking in both bedrooms you stayed in. Our maintenance team are checking...More

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Really good quality hotel with very helpful staff and overall good value for money. Rooms were all freshly done up, light, bright and airy. Food was very good with an amazing breakfast on offer too. Happy to recommend.More

3  Thank Bethany W
Response from Ed C, General Manager at Mercure Southampton Centre DolphinResponded 28 July 2016

Dear Bethany W, Thank you very much for your 5 star review! We are delighted to read you had such an enjoyable stay with us and the staff you encountered were helpful. We really appreciate these comments and hope that we see you again when...More

Reviewed 25 July 2016

My wife and I were booked into the Dolphin for one night as a pre-cruise stop-over, booked as part of a package by Thomas Cook. The location is ok, as it is at one end of the main shopping area, but getting to the car...More

Thank Mark B
Response from Ed C, General Manager at Mercure Southampton Centre DolphinResponded 28 July 2016

Dear Mark B, Thank you for your review. It sounds like you had a lovely stay with us, it's just a shame you only rated it 3 out of 5. Our hotel is a fascinating building, we are glad you got to see that whilst...More

Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is a wonderful old building perfectly located in the middle of Southampton with everything on the doorstep. The staff are friendly and the breakfast good. On the downside, our "Privilege" room (104) had an extractor fan outside the bedroom window and a fan cooled...More

1  Thank Don L
Response from Ed C, General Manager at Mercure Southampton Centre DolphinResponded 28 July 2016

Dear Don L, Thank you so much for your kind review. I'm pleased you admire the building during your stay and its convenience to the City. I am sorry to hear you heard an extractor fan whilst being in your bedroom, we have our Maintenance...More

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#8 Luxury Hotel in Southampton
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US$86 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Southampton
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Audrey H
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Response from Kevin J | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes they have tea making faculties in the room, as I think the breakfast was about £10 Hope this helps Enjoy your stay
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Hi jackhoey. Yes, there is a lift in the main reception area to all floors.
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"Ask for a large room, it may cost more but will be worth it."
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"Be careful with room selection if you have any mobility issues (stairs."
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"Ask the waitress and receptionist they are very helpful!"
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"Its a lottery! Some good some bad. Front can be noisy. Pole dancing bar opposite."
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