Jurys Inn Southampton
Jurys Inn Hotel Southampton,
Southampton, SO14 0TB
Tel:+44 23 8037 1111
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Best Bar: The Chilworth Arms is located just ten minutes away from Jurys Inn and offers a wide range of beers and wines and delicious food.
Best Restaurant: Always popular with the locals, Olivetree (Oxford Street) offers a large selection of fresh homemade food.
Best Kept Secret: The New Forest National Park is Britain's smallest national park and is inhabitated by a huge variety of wildlife. If wildlife isn't your thing, visit the Ocean Village that overlooks the marina and is surrounded by restaurants, shops and bars.
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Southampton GuildhallMultipurpose entertainment venue. Hosting some of the biggest names in music from Pink Floyd & David Bowie in the 70’s to present day bands such as Hard Fi, Manic Street Preachers, The Killers and The Kaiser Chiefs. With a capacity of 1749 and in the heart of the city centre, 10 minutes from the railway station, amidst cafes, restaurants and shops it’s the place to be! Whether you are organising a major exhibition, banquet, dinner dance, concert or wedding reception the Guildhall through its experience and expertise can effectively host your event. Situated only 5 minutes walk from Jurys Inn hotel.
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Winners of Southampton's Best Bar 2008, Orange Rooms is an independently owned, bar, eatery & cocktail lounge. With retro inspired decor and music policy, great food, and a relaxed atmosphere, Orange Rooms has been one of not only Southampton's but the South's most popular venues since its creation eight years ago. Just walking distance from the Jurys Inn with guest preferential rates available for private events on request.
Hythe Ferry- Day Trip
If you want to go further afield why not take a ferry to the small town of Hythe across Southampton Water and visit the market on Tuesdays. A trip on the Hythe Ferry is probably one of the best views of the Queen Mary 2 & Queen Elizabeth 2 when in their Southampton home berth, as the ferry sails right past the berth.
The huge 326 acre Common, just a short walk from the city centre, is a haven for flora and fauna and has been designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The Hawthorns Urban Wildlife Centre, based on The Common, gives visitors the opportunity to learn about the local ecology and wildlife. The rest of the Common is home to an abandoned race course and the site of the gallows, the Victorian lake and the country's deepest artesian well.
Solent Sky (Hall of Aviation)
This museum located near Ocean Village, is dedicated to telling the incredible story of aviation in the Solent area. At the museum many of the planes that made Southampton famous are on display. You can see the streamlined seaplane that competed in the 1929 Schneider Trophy, go on board one of the great Sandringham Flying Boats, or sit at the controls of a jet fighter which held the air speed record. The Spitfire, Britain's most famous fighter plane was designed by R J Mitchell and built locally, and you can see one of the last and fastest, along with many other aircraft of local interest.
Southampton Municipal Golf Course
Southampton Municipal Golf Course is only 5 minutes from the hotel. Open 7 days a week during daylight hours. Tee times bookable. Considered one of the finest pay and play courses. Southampton Municipal Golf Course consists of two well established layouts. The JH Taylor design boasts an 18 hole and 9 hole course offering a fascinating mix of challenges to golfers of all standards.
Facilities include: 18-hole Practice ground, 2 Putting greens and Chipping area, Practice Nets, Teaching services/lessons available, Clubs available to hire, Bar and Restaurant, Free Parking and Changing Facilities.
St. Mary's Leisure Centre
St Mary's Leisure Centre is only 5 minute walk from the hotel. Open 7 days a week- Monday to Friday 9.15am to 10.00 pm and Saturday and Sunday 10.00am to 6.00pm.
Facilities include: Fitness Suite, Weights Room, Squash Courts, Climbing Wall, Badminton and an activity room with punch bags.
*Induction may be required prior to using fitness suite and/ or weights room
Ocean Village, home to the BT Global Challenge, is one of the UK's biggest marina developments and is located just a short distance from the city centre. If you would like to view the ships from the water, there are tours around the harbour leaving from Ocean Village, lasting from one to three hours, so that you can explore Southampton from the water.
Southampton Art Gallery
Southampton Art Gallery has the finest collection of 20th century art outside London and regularly holds major exhibitions.
The city's prosperity during the medieval period is reflected by the town walls, towers and other buildings in the Old Town such as the Wool House, Tudor House Museum, and St Michaels Church. About half of the original one-mile circuit of town walls still survives, with 13 of the original 29 towers and six of the eight gates still standing.
The Mayflower TheatreThe Mayflower Theatre is the largest theatre in the South offering magical evenings with the most spectacular touring musicals - many direct from the West End - plus opera, ballet, and some of the biggest names in popular music and comedy. Pre and post theatre dining available as well as themed nights. Packages available for theatre tickets, dinner, taxi and overnight stay with breakfast available at Jurys Inn. To book this package, please contact the Mayflower Theatre on (+44) 02 380 711 833)