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Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel, Southampton

34-35 High Street, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 2BN, UK
Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel, Southampton Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel, Southampton 023 8038 6460 34-35 High Street Southampton
85 out of 100% 14 votes
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Lift
  • Pets Allowed
  • Family Friendly
  • Internet (Public Spaces)
  • Public Transport Nearby

The Mercure Dolphin Hotel is a 4 Star Hotel in Southampton that has been a constant in the heart of the city for over 500 years.

Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Lift
  • Pets Allowed
  • Family Friendly
  • Internet (Public Spaces)
  • Public Transport Nearby

Number of Bedrooms: 99

Parking Spaces: 0

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 2pm

Check Out Time: 12noon

The Mercure Dolphin Hotel is a grade two listed building; perfectly located near the main port in Southampton providing a great base to stay before and after your cruise or trip to the Isle of Wight. Also within walking distance of this Southampton hotel is the main shopping areas, historic harbour, Sea City museum, parks and city walls. The Southampton Dolphin Hotel offers a range of modern facilities in keeping with its original style.

Offering 99 ensuite bedrooms guests have a great range of accommodation options to choose from including suites, family rooms and rooms with enhanced accessibility. All bedrooms are non-smoking and have WiFi access. Be sure to request a room on the old Dolphin Lane to enjoy one of the hotels original 'Stable rooms' with original beams. Or try one of the hotel's privilege rooms.

The Signature Restaurant at the Dolphin Hotel offers the very best in British cuisine with an extensive wine list to match. Nelson's Bar is also available, which offers a full range of wines, beers and spirits as well as a food menu.

The Mercure Dophin Hotel offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.



tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Iron/Board
tick Internet (Rooms)
tick Toiletries
tick Hairdryer
tick Telephone
tick Room Service
tick Cots Supplied
tick Wifi
tick Family Room for 3
tick Family Room for 4

The Dolphin Hotel offers it’s a guest a variety of bedroom options wither it be for a Romantic Couples Break or for a fun family getaway.

All bedrooms have a modern design and are newly refurbished, offering guests the very best in accommodation.

The Family Rooms at the Dolphin Hotel are made up of 1 Double bed and 1 Sofa bed.

For that special occasion why not upgrade to a Suite. The Suites are larger in size to the standard rooms and includes a separate living area to sleeping area. When staying in the suite you will also have a selection of magazines and mineral water.

If you are looking for Dog Friendly Rooms Southampton you and your dog will get a warm welcome when you choose The Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel. A £10 one-off service charge applies – this is a cleaning charge irrespective of length of stay or how many dogs in the room.

Bar & Restaurant

Signature Restaurant has built a reputation for great food served in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere utilising the freshest, best quality seasonal ingredients.

Opening times: Dinner: 7.00pm to 9.30pm

The brigade of chefs are committed to producing good quality dishes using the freshest ingredients sourced locally.

View Sample Menu Here


The cosy Nelson’s Bar is the perfect spot in Southampton to catch up with friends or meet clients whilst enjoying a tea or coffee or something a little bit stronger.

With complimentary Wi-Fi you can use the bar area to send that important email or just for uploading all the pictures of your travels

Offering a range of alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages, you can relax with a newspaper and unwind in our comfortable chairs. A full range of classics, aromatics, herbal and fruit infusion teas can be ordered along with a selection of coffees.

Location & Directions

Directions to Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel in Southampton

From the M3 South join the M27. Leave M27 at junction 3 onto the M271, following the brown tourist signs to‚ Waterfront‚ and‚ IOW Ferry.
At traffic lights next to the ferry terminal, turn left onto the High Street. The hotel is approx. 200 yards on the right.

Click Here to view car park map

5 minutes from Southampton train station 
15 mintues from Southampton Airport

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

Dinner service will be limited until further notice and will consist of a menu of Pizza/Curries/Pies. 

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Cycling
tick Golf in Local Area
tick Climbing

The Dolphin, as it's known locally really is part of Southampton's history with some of the old city walls just minutes away from the hotel.

West Quay Shopping Centre, St Mary's Football Stadium, SeaCity Museum, Tudor House and the Mayflower Theatre are all within walking distance to the hotel.

More great, things to see and do while staying at the Dolphin Hotel in Southampton

• Ageas Bowl – Home of Hampshire County Cricket
Beaulieu National Motor Museum (Beaulieu)
Bombay Sapphire Distillery (Whitchurch) 
Go Ape Southampton – Itchen Valley Country Park
• New Forest
Red Funnel Ferries
• River Rafting & Tubing
Solent Sky Museum
• Southampton Town Walls
Wine Tasting
Paultons Park (15 mins drive)
Southampton FC (5 minutes walk) 

For more information on things to see in and do in the area, check out our Destination Guide


Is there a charge for carparking?
yes, the parking is charged at £5 per 24 hours. (correct at time of publishing, however this can be subject to change)
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