Imperial Apartments G
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South Western House is a Grade II listed building, which was originally built in 1865. It is an historic landmark in the old dockland area of Southampton with some of the most momentous events of modern times. The hotel was acquired by the London and South Western Railway Company in 1871 with the hotel built over the ends of the railway lines. In 1912 many wealthy people stayed here before embarking on the ‘Titanic’ Since then the hotel has been converted into one and two bedrooms apartments and we are fortunate to have eight apartments in this building.
Imperial apartments is located in the heart of the city centre and ideally located for whether your stay is for business or leisure. The exact location is opposite the infamous Oxford Street; Oxford Street is home to many restaurants from Chinese, Italian, tapas to French bistros, and it is here that you will also find a selection of wine bars and pubs. A Tesco's Express is close by for your amenities you require throughout your stay and we do offer a selection of different food packs if required.
This apartment has two double bedrooms graced with high ceilings giving it a very grand feel. As you enter the hallway of the apartment the bedrooms are to your right and to you left you will find the spacious lounge area which has a 2 x two seater sofa's, a tv with freeview and a dvd player. A table with six chairs is provided in the open plan arrangement where you can wine and dine at your leisure. To aid you with these the kitchen is fully equipped with pots and pans, microwave, oven/hob and fridge freezer plus the usual standard kitchen equipment. No need to even wash up as a dishwasher is provided for in the apartment plus a washing machine to meet al your laundry requirements.
The family bathroom has a bath with a shower, a wash basin and towels and complimentary toiletries are provided for you on arrival.
The double bedrooms both have wardrobe's for your clothes and storage needs, bed side tables with night lights and an alarm clock are also provided. The beds are made up with fresh bed linen and if your stay is longer than seven days our housekeeping team will clean the apartment and provide you with new towels and bed linen
Free Broadband is supplied unlike hotels where you have to buy internet packages and there is one allocated parking space available for £5 per night.
Located on England's south coast, Southampton has been a major port since the 13th Century and was home to the RMS Titanic. The Maritime Museum in the Wool House features an exhibition on the ill-fated liner.
The main station in the city is Southampton Central with excellent links to London and other south coast towns and cities. Southampton Airport is located in the town of Eastleigh, just north of Southampton. It is connected to the city by a frequent rail service, and hosts flights to UK and some European destinations.
Southampton harbour is no longer used for car ferries to Europe, but remains the embarkation point for many cruise liners. Sailing is very popular, and Southampton Water has been the start and finish of the Round the World Yacht Race for 30 years.
The main retail facility is the West Quay Shopping Centre, which was the biggest city-centre shopping mall in Europe when it was opened.
The largest green space is Southampton Common which covers a larger area than Hyde Park in London and includes a Wildlife Centre, a swimming pool and several lakes and ponds.