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Mercure Southampton Dolphin Hotel
Southampton, Hampshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Mercure Southampton Centre Hotel is located in the city centre where it has stood for over five hundred years. In 2010 the hotel completed a £3 million refurbishment programme creating a 90 bedroom hotel offering its guests a truly memorable experience. The Hotel is steeped in tradition and hosted … more >>

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St Agnes (Self catering)
Cottage: HCSAINT, St Agnes

St Agnes Cottage

CHARMING CHARACTER COTTAGE IN THE POPULAR VILLAGE OF ST AGNES This spacious end of terrace cottage benefits from a wealth of original features and is located within the heart of this popular …
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Cottage: HCMMHOU, Lands End

Moor Magy House

1 OF 2 BARN CONVERSIONS 4 ACRES OF RURAL FARMLAND WITH HORSES CATS AND A DOG These two delightful cottages are situated at the end of a private lane with …
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