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Southampton is one of Northern Europe's busiest cruise ports

Southampton Cruise Terminals are one of the busiest in the country. Spread along the West and East Docks, terminals are served by a wealth of cruise friendly accommodation in the city. In Cruise village itself, directly around terminals sit quality chain and independent hotels just minutes from departure points. The many B&Bs, apartments and hotels around the city centre are equally perfect for pre-cruise stays, just a quick taxi ride or B&B transfer service away from Western and Eastern Docks.

With its year round cruise timetable, Southampton accommodation caters exceptionally well for cruise travellers. One night pre-cruise stays are warmly welcomed across B&Bs and hotels. Additional services including park and cruise deals, transfer to cruise terminals and Central Station pick-up are available along with ‘Cruise & Stay’ packages in many city hotels. You’ll also find a good choice of hotels offering park, stay and fly packages.

Apartments near Cruise Terminals

Luxury serviced apartments located near or along the waterfront are the perfect flexible alternative to hotels, and afford easy access to Cruise Terminals. Most have a minimum stay of just two nights and are perfect for pre-cruise or pre-ferry stays. Essentials such as free WiFi, Freeview TV with iPod/ MP3 connectivity and onsite free parking are all inclusive. Some luxury serviced apartments down on the waterfront around stunning Ocean Village also offer extras such as cruise or airport transfers, arranging car hire and even grocery orders ready for arrival - perfect for that no fuss pre-cruise stay. Super stylish new apartments and hotels are increasingly appearing at Ocean Village, Southampton's premier waterfront complex just east of the Cruise Terminals. It's the prefect area for a pre or post cruise stay with a marina and wharfs, restaurants, bars, a cinema and more! You'll also get some of the best views of incoming and outgoing cruise liners from Ocean Village!

Cruise Hotels

Cruise hotels in Southampton sit right up close to the city’s terminals in cruise village. They feature well known stylish hotel brands offering outstanding Park, Stay and Go packages. These include not just overnight accommodation with full use of hotel facilities but also car parking. Easily accessed off the M27, hotels located in the village and around the city centre offer some great value packages on anything from short 4 day park & stay deals to long-stay 15 day packages with parking and transfers included. Some even offer that all inclusive park, stay, fly and cruise package!

B&B Cruise Accommodation

For great value and a central location just minutes from your cruise terminal opt for best value B&B accommodation. Many guest houses offer cruise and stay packages with free off road parking and WiFi included. Great value B&B guest houses located on the northern outskirts of Southampton around the Common are within a 10 minute drive of cruise terminals, the Airport and motorway links. Guest houses are experienced in welcoming pre-cruise stays and offer lots of helpful advice on getting to your cruise terminal relaxed and on time. A warm welcome, early breakfasts on request if required, taxi booking and much more are no problem in Southampton B&Bs, most of which are within minutes of cruise terminals.

Cruise Accommodation Parking

If you are in Southampton Cruise accommodation which does not offer a park & stay deal, there are two car parking companies located at Cruise Terminals which cater for different cruise companies. ABP Port of Southampton Cruise Car Parking serves Royal Caribbean, MSC, NCL, Celebrity Cruises, Saga and Fred Olsen. Cruise and Passenger Services provide parking for Carnival, P&O Cruises, Princess and Cunard. Each of the cruise terminals have their own drop off point and pay and display short term parking facilities.

B&Bs in Southampton

  • Romsey   (4.0 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    Located in Romsey, The Dairy at Packridge Farm is close to Romsey Golf Club and Southampton City Golf Course. This 4-star bed & breakfast is within close proximity of University...
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  • Southampton   (1.0 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    Family run guest house in the centre of Southampton close to train & coach stations. Families welcome, ground floor rooms available. WIFI internet access.
     
  • Southampton   (0.4 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    Banister Guest House offers free parking, cooked breakfasts, and cosy rooms with free Wi-Fi. Situated just outside Southampton centre, it is a 15-minute walk from Southampton Ra...
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  • Southampton   (1.1 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    With a stay at Addenro House B&B in Southampton, you'll be convenient to Mayflower Theatre and Southampton Maritime Museum. This bed & breakfast is within close proximity of Civ...
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  • Southampton   (0.9 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    Located in Southampton, Abbey Lodge - Guest house is minutes from Mayflower Theatre and Seacity Museum. This guesthouse is within close proximity of Southampton Solent Universit...
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Apartments in Southampton

  • Southampton   (1.5 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    South Western House is a Grade II listed building, which was originally built in 1865. It is an historic landmark in the old dockland area of Southampton with some of the most m...
     
  • Chilworth   (1.8 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    With a stay at Southampton Serviced Apartments in Southampton, you'll be near the airport and minutes from University of Southampton, and close to Southampton City Golf Course. ...
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  • Southampton   (1.5 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    Tired of hotel restrictions Not enough space Why not try or fully serviced accommodation This two bedroom apartment is ideal whether you stay is for business or leisure. Idea...
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  • Southampton   (0.4 miles from the centre of Southampton)
     
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    If it is luxury you are after within a great location with excellent transport links this is the property for you. Clausentum House is located on the vibrant Itchen River on the...
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  • Southampton   (1.2 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    Tired of Hotel Restrictions try our Serviced Accommodation. This fully furnished four bedroom townhouse is situated within the city centre of Southampton and is ideally locat...
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Hotels in Southampton

  • Chilworth   (3.3 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    Chilworth Manor is an impressive Edwardian manor house set in 12 acres of beautiful gardens. It has en suite rooms, a pool, hot tub and free Wi-Fi.
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  • Southampton   (1.4 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    With a stay at Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Southampton, steps from Tudor House and Garden and Medieval Merchant's House. This 4-star...
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  • Southampton   (1.4 miles from the centre of Southampton)
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    With a stay at Grand Harbour Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Southampton, steps from Old City Walls and Mayflower Park. This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Medi...
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