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Studying or visiting someone at the University of Southampton, then we might have the perfect rooms for you. The University is close to the hotel and has ample parking and the perfect place for students to meet up or parent to stay after pick up or drop off.

A brief history
The University of Southampton is in the top 1% of universities worldwide. We are a global centre for excellence in research and education.

We are a research-intensive university and a founding member of the Russell Group. We have gained prestigious recognition for our successes and history of world-changing achievements.

League table rankings
We are measured and ranked as a university on a range of criteria. These criteria include: entry standards, student satisfaction, staff to student ratio, expenditure on facilities and resources, research quality and reputation amongst employers and academics from other institutions.
United Kingdom rankings

Ranked in the top 20 by the three main UK university league tables.

  • 16th by The Guardian University Guide 2017, with 14 of our subject areas in the top 10
  • 17th by the Complete University Guide 2017, with 18 of our subject areas in the top 10
  • 16th by the The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016, with 15 of our subject areas in the top 10

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