Cargo Hotel - Southampton

20-22 Oxford Street, Southampton, United Kingdom  show map
 3 stars
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Cargo Hotel - Southampton

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Snack bar

TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Overview

The 3-star Cargo Hotel places guests abound 36 km from Queen's Park. The excellent hotel is a good example of medieval architecture in Southampton.

The venue is 9 km away from The Point. The property is set a 10-minute stroll from Southampton center.

The hotel is set next to city walls and a museum.

A 15-minute walk from Southampton City Art Gallery train station. Southampton airport is about 15 minutes' drive away.

Rooms

Cargo Hotel offers fashionable rooms with climate control, a writing desk, ironing facilities, a wardrobe and a CD player as well as coffee/tea makers and a kettle. They provide bathrooms with a power shower, a walk-in shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Every morning starts with a complimentary continental breakfast. The seasonal restaurant provides delicious meals. A variety of dishes are served in The Olive Tree and Casa Brasil, which are 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Cargo Hotel features such facilities as a car park, a hairdresser and a luggage storage.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   13.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • No parking
  • Off-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Hairdresser

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player
  • Telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib GBP 5
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 16 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed GBP 10
Children above
16 years or adults
Extra bed GBP 10
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

20-22 Oxford Street, Southampton, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • Southampton
    900 m
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 m
Restaurants
  • The White Star (cuisine: British)
    20 m
  • Prezzo - Southampton
    10 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    13

Rooms and availability

Cargo photos Room
Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Cargo photos Room
Suite
  • Room size:

    15 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Cargo photos Room
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room

Cargo Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Manor Farm200 m
  • Bargate Monument Gallery300 m
  • A Space500 m

Popular areas

  • City Center800 m

Places of interest

  • City College Southampton500 m
  • Central Children's Library1.0 km
  • Southampton Solent University1.0 km
  • Southampton Central Library1.2 km
  • Hurst Castle1.4 km
  • Royal South Hants Hospital1.5 km
  • Southampton Crown Court1.7 km
  • Southampton & New Forest Magistrates1.8 km
  • Sholing Baptist Church2.7 km

Convention centers

  • the art house1.6 km

Shopping areas

Amusement

  • Ugc Cinemas300 m
  • 147 Castle Snooker Club400 m
  • Sega Park400 m
  • PC Arena500 m
  • Moretons Amusements900 m
  • Odeon Cinema1.0 km
  • Hotshots1.1 km

Museums

  • Solent Sky400 m
  • Maritime Museum400 m
  • Millais Gallery1.1 km

Theaters

Galleries

  • Southampton City Art Gallery1.4 km

Local attractions

  • The Common3.0 km
    The Avenue, Southampton
  • Childrens Pleasure Park5.2 km
    Bassett Sports Centre, Southampton
  • New Forest Museum6.8 km
    High Street, Lyndhurst
  • Mayflower Park4.5 km
    Southampton SO14 2AQEngland
  • Itchen Valley Country Park6.0 km
    Allington Lane, Eastleigh

Near the hotel

  • Tudor House and Garden400 m
    Bugle Street, Southampton
  • St Michael's Church400 m
    St Michael's Square, Southampton
  • Solent Sky Museum590 m
    Albert Road South, Southampton
  • Sunken Secrets680 m
    Westhill Ln, Yarmouth
  • Holy Rood Church370 m
    High Street, Southampton
  • Oceans - A unique Southampton Experience490 m
    13, High Street, Southampton
  • Titanic Honour & Glory Exhibition - Southampton630 m
    Oceans, Southampton

Restaurants nearby

  • The White Star20 m

    Address: 28 Oxford St
    Phone: 023 8082 1990

    64% likes this, based on 185 reviews
    Cuisine: British
    Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 60

  • Charlie Chan's10 m

    Address: 59 Oxford Street
    Phone: 023 8023 3360

    86% likes this, based on 75 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

  • Cargo20 m

    Address: 20-22 Oxford Street
    Phone: 023 8082 9042

    53% likes this, based on 57 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Prezzo - Southampton10 m

    Address: 25 Oxford Street
    Phone: 02380226181

    Price Range: GBP 18 - GBP 24

  • The Olive Tree60 m

    Address: 29 Oxford Street
    Phone: 023 8034 3333

    66% likes this, based on 252 reviews
    Cuisine: French
    Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 23

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    13

Cargo Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Cargo

Average guest rating

6.6out of 10
Good
Based on 75 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The location. We were attending the Clipper Round the World Race Return event at Ocean Village which was a 5 minute walk away from the hotel. It was also only a short walk away from a good shopping area and also ideal as we went to the isle of Wight on the Saturday, and it was a short walk to the Red Funnel high speed passenger ferry.

    The noise. There are quite a few restaurants on Oxford Street and therefor it was very busy particularly on the Friday night. The breakfast facility was a bit haphazard as we had to keep asking for items such as marmalade, juice etc, but that was offset by the very pleasant and helpful staff, mainly Fi.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Location was very convenient for access to port as we were cruising next day. Taxi driver said location of cargo is in a good safe part of town. Staff carried heavy luggage upstairs. We enjoyed a lively few drinks in the bar downstairs. Young at heart ? Then your holiday starts here... Self service Continental breakfast was more than adequate in clean dining room. Indian and Chinese restaurants located in same road. Suitable for young adults and young at hearts, we are 43 and 53.

    Limited access for disabled people from what I could tell, although do check.

  • Single
    7.0

    Central llocation Comfortable beds

    Only continental breakfast No parking

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Nice room and bathroom

    Stayed for 2 nights and room wasn't cleaned or tea/coffee replenished.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Location very good. Staff friendly and helpful. Plenty of off street parking

    Only cereal, toast and yogurt available as continental breakfast

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    I found the location to be excellent, close to several good restaurants and shopping.

    Having previously stayed at this hotel I found on this visit that the staff were definitly less attentive. ALso the decor of the room was looking a bit on the tired side. Could definitly do with being freshened up. Having said that I would still return to stay here.

  • Couple
    4.6

    The location is good if your planning on going out into the town, shopping or want to be close to the docks.

    Reasonable room but not value for money really. Dirty pillows on the bed and only one towel left for two people. Room was comfortable but a little cramped when your getting washed/changed. Very thin walls and not sure if the bloke in the next room actually survived his coughing fit at 6 in the morning. Poor breakfast too. Overall average stay but just not worth the money for a boutique hotel.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    Unusual and quirky hotel.

    Noisy in street in front facing rooms. No water or biscuits supplied (as promised). Soaps empty. Magnetic room keys fitted ALL rooms! We were told breakfast included, but actually cooked breakfast is extra and were not told until after.

  • Older travelers
    4.2

    Cargo is not a "Hotel" . It is a restaurant/bar with some bedrooms above, which may have been comfortable, but we did not stay to find out. There were no facilities for reception, or luggage or elevator, and we left (after agreeing to pay a cancellation fee) and found a hotel to stay in. The manager let us store our luggage (while at the beginning we waited for a room to be made up) in a downstairs toilet for the disabled. This place would perhaps be ok for a young traveler, but we are a mature couple. The taxi drivers at the airport, when we asked for the Cargo Hotel, had never heard of it, although it is downtown Southampton, which made us a little suspicious as we came in from the airport.

  • Couple
    4.6

    room was ok

    niose was terrible right through the nite.breakfast was rubbish only cearal & toast this was not stated on booking

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Rooms very modern.

    Very very noisy, caused by both seagulls and traffic. Bed bigger than mattress so banged my knees on wood bedstead on a number of occasions. Ouch!!

  • Single
    6.6

    The staff mostly, casual relaxed atmosphere.

    Room temperatre not regulated. Night guests at the bar downtairs may be a little loud. Breakfast is poor.

  • Older travelers
    6.4

    Its location to walk to the ocean village.

    Very poor breakfast; at that price, We would have expected better even from a continental breakfast service was very slow; staff looked over streched

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    It suited our needs as we were there for an event at Ocean Village Southampton & so location wise it was preety good

    I didn't like that there was no dedicated reception area, basically it was in the bar; & when we arrived we had no idea where to go. There was no seperate facilities in downstairs area for hotel residents. The bar was full in the evenings of non residents, which was good for the hotel, but not for us, as we came in after our days out & could not get a seat downstairs to have a drink etc. Breakfast in the morning was a bit chaotic, one staff doing everything & whilst she was friendly etc, she did seem to be having difficulty coping with orders etc. We had to keep saying-'Is there anymore bread; Could we have more butter;there's no juice left, have you any marmalade' etc. No shampoo in rooms!

  • Single
    7.4

    good location great resturants around

How to reach hotel

hotel Cargo Hotel - Southampton Southampton location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

20-22 Oxford Street, Southampton, United Kingdom

Get directions
City Center
  • Southampton
    900 m
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 m
Restaurants
  • The White Star (cuisine: British)
    20 m
  • Prezzo - Southampton
    10 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    13