Southampton is the perfect place for all your Christmas shopping. The popular West Quay shopping centre is located right in the heart of the city with plenty of parking and ample places to eat and drink.
Voted among the top 10 shopping destinations in the UK Southampton can be easily reached by train, bus, plane or car
West Quay boasts over 100 stores all located between the destination stores of John Lewis and Marks and Spencer.
On the top floor of the complex you will find a wide choice of restaurants including Wagamama, Nandos, Pizza Hut and McDonalds.
Theatre lovers will not want to miss the musical Priscilla Queen on The Desert, which arrives in Southampton on September 14th direct from the west end. The show starring Duncan James features a string of dance floor hits including I Will Survive, Boogie Wonderland and I love the Nightlife.
At this time of year Southampton is preparing to welcome several thousand new students to both The University of Southampton and Solent University. We would also be pleased to welcome parents and families who will be bringing these students to the city and remind them to contact us directly for the best rates for accommodation. We can also offer excellent long stay rates to students who are in the process of looking for permanent accommodation.
This annual sailing extravaganza returns to the city from 11th to 20th september. The show will feature boats and accessories both on and off the water. The show will also feature a display from the famous Red Arrows and for foodies there will be a pop up restaurant from celebrity chef Marco Pierre White.