Get an overview of this hotel4-star family-friendly hotel, walk to Southampton Maritime Museum


This family-friendly Southampton hotel is located on the waterfront, within a 10-minute walk of Tudor House and Garden and Southampton Maritime Museum. Southampton Museum of Archaeology and Medieval Merchant's House are also within 5 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a 24-hour business center. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a conference center, coffee/tea in the lobby, and 24-hour room service.

Room Amenities

All 99 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service, and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Premium bedding, coffee makers, and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. 2 meeting rooms are available. This family-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, coffee/tea in the lobby, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference center 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Restaurant 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 99 
  • Wedding services 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Signature - This restaurant specializes in British cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Oak Bar - This restaurant serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 11 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 13.95 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: GBP 5.00 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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