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Macdonald Botley Park Hotel & Spa, Southampton

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  • Average21%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very impressive reception area, very friendly and professional foyer staff. Room was clean and very nice..... other than that. All a bit tired. Spa booked up for two weeks (weren’t told that on booking) pool was cold, steam room was grim! The seats were slimy...More

Thank EmmagraceCalder
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed here for two nights with friends. The room was very good, clean and well equipped. The digital heating control however flashed on and off brightly all night and no amount of button pushing could stop it! Used the pool once, early morning, the whole...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We arrived just before 2pm, but our room wasn't ready, so we were asked to come back at 2.30pm, apparently they had a large function the night before so we're a little behind, we went into the Sports Bar to get a drink, took one...More

Thank fromheretothere46
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for work and was pleasantly surprised. Staff nice and friendly. Room was clean and tidy. Good WIFI for doing a bit of work in the evenings. I went for a late swim about 8 and had the pool facilities to myself. Plenty of...More

Thank Gem M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading many negative reviews we had concerns about our planned stay,however once we had arrived and were pleasantly greeted by the staff at reception are concerns started to disappear, staff were very friendly and attentive, are room was a good size lots of storage...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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US$70 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$70 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Beckhan
24 May 2017|
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Response from Clwyd R | Reviewed this property |
They used to have a golf course but they have sold it to developers
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DorW21
20 May 2017|
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Response from Adele M | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can park. The Hotel does offer either a coach or taxi service to the cruise terminal
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DorW21
20 May 2017|
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Response from Stakesandladders | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes you can it's private parking at the hotel we are here again so left the car at the hotel again
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"avoid the ground floor as it is half underground"
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"Make sure you are not staying in the redecorated areas - dark, noisy and no acknowledgement of this"
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"Ask for a room away from the building work if you are staying mid week"
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"Good quiet ground floor room"
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