Whether you’re looking for an active or relaxing break this winter, staying in our Southampton hotels is highly recommended. The maritime city of Southampton enjoys a superb location, on the south coast of England. There’s plenty to see and do all year round with award winning attractions and an array of activities, and in the lead up to Christmas, there’s even more excitement in the city! Our Southampton hotel is perfectly situated for the city and all of its events and attractions so we’ve put together some of the best days out for you to enjoy this winter:
Beaulieu is one of Southern England’s top visitor attractions and is just 30 minutes away from our hotel. This is a fantastic day out for all the family with the famous National Motor Museum, the Palace House and Gardens and Beaulieu Abbey, not to mention the world’s largest official collection of James Bond vehicles and the world of Top Gear! This festive season, Beaulieu will be hosting a Victorian Christmas with historic tales, carol singing and shopping delights.
Paultons Family Theme Park caters for everyone with over 60 exciting rides and attractions and is just 15 minutes away from the Southampton hotel. Paultons is also the home of Peppa Pig World that has its very own themed rides. This is a must for families with young children! This Christmas, take the kids to Paulton’s for Santa’s Christmas Wonderland with twinkling illuminations, colourful Christmas trees and festive activities.
The city’s ever-popular Christmas market returns for its 9th year between the 15th November and 31st December. Find a range of quirky and unique gifts as well as some delicious festive food! The city will also be holding indoor ice skating at the Bargate – perfect fun for all the family!
The largest theatre in the South of England, The Mayflower has plenty of exciting shows on this November and December. Whilst the theatre boasts a varied programme of musicals, opera, comedy, dance and drama, some of the best shows to get you in the Christmas spirit include Jingle Bell Christmas, The Nutcracker and Carols by Candlelight.