Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel


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34-35 High Street, Old Town, Southampton, SO14 2HN, United Kingdom

About the Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel:

Dating back over 500 years, the 4-star Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel is the oldest hotel in the city and still has many of its original features, including Britain’s largest bay windows. Jane Asten had her 18th birthday party at the hotel.

Guest Rooms

However long or short your stay in Hampshire and whether it’s for business or pleasure, we want you to be as comfortable as possible. After a busy day’s sightseeing in Hampshire, or a stressful day at the office, relax in comfort and style at The Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel.

Our bedrooms are designed with your comfort in mind and are well equipped to suit both business and leisure guests. All of our bedrooms are en suite and include those little touches that make for a more enjoyable stay. Incorporating hospitality tray, writing desk, modem point, FREE WiFi, LCD televisions with Freeview. All bathrooms have large fluffy bath sheet towels and luxury toiletries.

 

Standard Double Room

Room Size 13 m²

Elegant room featuring Freeview cable TV, a safe, tea and coffee-making facilities, toiletries are provided.

Room Facilities:

  • Tea/Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Safe
  • TV
  • Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Iron
  • Desk
  • Free toiletries
  • Fan
  • Toilet
  • Private Bathroom
  • Heating
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Carpeted
  • Laptop safe
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Electric kettle
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Toilet paper
  • Free WiFi!

 

Standard Twin Room

Room Size 14 m²

Elegant room featuring Freeview cable TV, a safe, tea and coffee-making facilities, toiletries are provided.

Room Facilities:

  • Tea/Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Safe
  • TV
  • Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Iron
  • Desk
  • Free toiletries
  • Fan
  • Toilet
  • Private Bathroom
  • Heating
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Carpeted
  • Laptop safe
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Electric kettle
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Toilet paper
  • Free WiFi!

 

Privilege Room with One Double Bed

Room Size 20 m²

This double room has a electric kettle, bathrobe and tea/coffee maker.

Room Facilities:

  • Tea/Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Safe
  • TV
  • Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Iron
  • Bathrobe
  • Refrigerator
  • Desk
  • Free toiletries
  • Fan
  • Toilet
  • Private Bathroom
  • Heating
  • Slippers
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Carpeted
  • Laptop safe
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Electric kettle
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Coffee machine
  • Towels
  • Linens
  • Toilet paper
  • Free WiFi!

Dining

  • Wine/Champagne (Additional charge)
  • Kids’ meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
SIGNATURE RESTAURANT AT THE MERCURE SOUTHAMPTON CENTRE – DOLPHIN HOTEL

Signature Restaurant has built a reputation for great food served in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere featuring award winning cuisine, with each dish utilising the freshest, best quality seasonal ingredients.

Opening times: Dinner: 7.00pm to 9.30pm

Delicious food, wonderful atmosphere and great service come together at the award winning Signature Restaurant Southampton. Our brigade of chefs are committed to producing good quality dishes using the freshest ingredients sourced locally.

We’ve also chosen to feature some fine quality wines each perfectly paired to compliment the seasonal menus. We hope to encourage you to try something a little different from your usual wine choice.

Please join us in the award winning fully air conditioned Signature Restaurant, due to the popularity of Signature restaurant, we strongly advise you to book a table in advance to avoid disappointment please contact reception or simply come into the restaurant located on the ground floor near reception.

Autumn Menu
Peruse our Autumn menu below (click on the image) all our dishes are prepared with flair, imagination and the finest seasonal ingredients.

 

BREAKFAST

There is something very special about having breakfast in a hotel, we aim to make this experience something to remember. Open for hotel guests and the public alike breakfast is served within Signature Restaurant with the same exacting standards.

Choose from our full English buffet, with everything from sausages and bacon, to grilled tomatoes, hash browns, mushrooms and eggs just the way you like them.

We also have the option of a full continental breakfast and if you want a lighter option, help yourself to our fully stocked cereal section, which includes a variety of fresh fruit, yoghurt, and unlimited juices. If you have any particular dietary requirements please let us know at time of booking.

 

ROOM SERVICE

Sometimes you just want to relax in your bedroom or complete some work without distraction. Our Room Service menu offers the flexibility to reward yourself and enjoy a tasty breakfast, lunch, dinner or snack in the comfort of your own room.

Room Service is available 24 Hours a day throughout the hotel. There is a £5.00 Tray Charge

 

NELSON’S BAR

Our 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.

 

AFTERNOON TEA
ALL YEAR ROUND,
HAMPSHIRE AFTERNOON TEA.

Afternoon Tea is something that we aim to do very well. We were pleased to have been included in a listing of the top places for Afternoon Tea in Southampton.
Sit within the comfortable and relaxed environment of our Signature Restaurant and enjoy great service and fabulous food.

STUNNING AFTERNOON TEA OFFERS
TRADITIONAL AFTERNOON TEA

Your selection of tea, a selection of sandwiches, chef’s homemade cakes and desserts and homemade Scones with Devonshire clotted cream and New Forest strawberry jam.

SPARKLING WINE AFTERNOON TEA

Your selection of tea, a selection of sandwiches, chef’s homemade cakes and desserts and homemade Scones with Devonshire clotted cream and New Forest strawberry jam.
PLUS a Glass of Sparkling Wine each.

CREAM TEA

Your selection of tea, homemade Scones, Devonshire Clotted Cream & Fruit Preserve.

Events

MERCURE HOTELS OFFER ALL THE INSPIRATION AND FLEXIBILITY TO HELP YOU GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR MEETING

Our commitment to quality means we take care of every detail for your meeting – from ensuring that individual objectives are realised, to offering a menu that perfectly suits everyone’s tastes – all set against the backdrop of our authentic and locally inspired hotels. Your dedicated meeting planner will help organise every aspect of your day: they’ll ask the right questions to find out what’s important to you and will take ownership on the day to ensure a successful event.

 

MERCURE SOUTHAMPTON CENTRE DOLPHIN HOTEL – CONFERENCE, MEETINGS AND EVENTS

Enjoy the very best in meeting and conference facilities with full business support at the Mercure Southampton Dolphin Hotel. A charming & historical hotel that has comfortable and modern conference facilities is why The Mercure Southampton Dolphin Hotel is the ideal choice for your next business event.

With beautifully light and airy meeting rooms and excellent conference rates we’re the perfect choice for a South coast event.

  • Tea & Coffee
  • Morning & Afternoon Snacks
  • Buffet Lunch
  • Wi-Fi for all delegates
  • LCD Projector & Screen
  • Flipchart & Markers
  • Still and sparkling water with cordials
  • Stationery
  • Confectionery

Day Delegate Rates FROM £20.95 per person. 24 hour rates available upon request.

Rate subject to availability throughout the year and for a minimum of 10 delegates.

 

SITUATED IN THE HEART OF THE CITY, MINUTES FROM SOUTHAMPTON’S SHOPPING CENTRE AND CRUISE TERMINALS, THE 4-STAR MERCURE SOUTHAMPTON CENTRE DOLPHIN HOTEL BRINGS 17TH CENTURY CHARM TO LIFE, MIXING TRADITIONAL CHARACTER FEATURES WITH MODERN STYLE WITH EXCEPTIONAL LEVELS OF COMFORT AND SERVICE.

The hotel is a truly unique venue to host your meeting or event. Being the oldest hotel in Southampton, it’s packed full of character and has also had some famous guests over the years including Jane Austen who celebrated her 18th birthday at The Dolphin. The hotel now has its very own Jane Austen Suite which is a fully flexible room, perfect for your meeting. The room boasts natural daylight from what are reported to be the largest bay windows in Britain. The hotel’s award winning Signature Restaurant, always has something to delight our guests with its seasonal menus and dishes.

Facilities

General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Safe
  • Elevator
  • Honeymoon suite
  • VIP room facilities
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Newspapers
  • Room service

 

Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture

 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

 

Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible

 

Parking

Private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs GBP 5 per day.

 

Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk

 

Cleaning Services
  • Dry cleaning (Additional charge)

 

Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Hungarian
  • Polish
  • Romania