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Rivendell Guest House

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Very clean and well presented B&B with lovely personable owners who go out of their way to help you in any way. We had a last minute 2 night stay and were accommodated by Brian and Eileen and made to feel at home. We stayed in a double room at the front of the house, it had everything we needed...

Thank Jade L
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The owners could not have been more helpful, I had to make a last minute booking for 3 people for 2-3 weeks and I was so impressed with the service I received. The guest house was very comfortable, clean and the hosts were very welcoming, they really looked after my colleagues. Highly recommended.

Thank C_Loui
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Fantastic place to stay, felt like home as soon as I walked through the door. Very welcoming and polite owners. Excellent full English breakfast :)) Highly recommend if you are visiting Southampton...

Thank James N
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

this guest house comes highly recommended. My room had plenty of cupboard and drawer space and was very clean, and also had a good size ensuite. Very friendly owners who make the guests feel welcome. Would use again.

Thank t e r
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Fantastic place. You feel like at home. Very friendly, welcoming and generous owners. A quiet place. 10 min. walk to the railway station. Delicious breakfast. Very pleasant bedroom and bath. Highly recommended. Ariel from Israel.

Thank shafir_ariel
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Made to feel very welcome by the owners over a three night stay. Single room satisfactory and there was a good breakfast. Not far to walk from main rail station and also an easy walk back into the city centre. Would be happy to stay there again.

Thank Trevor D
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Since the first day I stayed here I felt like staying with my family. Brian and Eileen made me feel like I stayed with my uncle and aunt. They are very kind, friendly, helpful and lovely. For the room, it was very clean, tidy and comfortable. I like my breakfast every morning because I knew that Brian was willing to...

Thank Tai-Fa M
Oldham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2016

A small bed and breakfast within easy walking distance of Southampton city centre. Very clean and comfortable room, good breakfasts, very welcoming and friendly hosts, good value price. Fully recommended.

Thank SkyBlueBruce
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Great location, full breakfast available daily before you set out. Clean and tidy, close to town centre, quiet area, friendly host. Provided a wide variety of brochures on things to do in Southampton. Free unlimited Wi-Fi available, unlike some hotels that limit you to specific number of megabytes per 24 hours.

Thank baje2016
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2016

The Guest House was just like having a home in Southampton our room was very nice with tea and coffee provided and every thing was just perfect, the breakfast was a full English with extra if requested, Brian and Eileen our hosts were just very lovely people and could not do enough to help, we were there as a family...

Thank mutmat

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rivendell Guest House is situated in a quiet residential road, within walking distance of the train station, city centre, shopping areas, Mayflower Theatre, cinemas and restaurants. We are conveniently situated for Ocean Village Marina, the docks, cruise terminals and red funnel ferries for the Isle-of-Wight. Southampton University and Southampton hospital are approximately ten minutes by car or taxi and the airport is approximately 4 miles away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rivendell Guest House

Address: 19 Landguard Road | Shirley, Southampton SO15 5DL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Southampton
Price Range: ₹ 3,320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rivendell Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“back rooms were quiet.”
892ter, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I took the single room. Convenient, spotless, excellent bath.”
shafir_ariel, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All good rooms”
BonnieC535, 23 Apr 2015 | Read review
“I stayed in all the single rooms over 6 months and all have good points. If I'd to choose a best then the single room at the back of the house.”
ymf4711, 22 Oct 2014 | Read review
“We stay in the front room which is lovely and light with ensuite”
clairebG9211PU, 17 Oct 2014 | Read review
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