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Visiting the city for an Open Day

Why not head into the city when you've finished your visit to campus?

During the Open Day you will have access to free shuttle buses which will connect you to Southampton City Centre (show your ticket or programme for free travel). Use the Open Day shuttle bus map to help you get around.

Some places to check out:

More details of things to do, places to eat and places to stay can be found on the city council's Discover Southampton website.

Ocean Village marina
Ocean Village marina, home to a range of bars and restaurants
West Quay Watermark (courtesy of Hammerson plc)
West Quay Watermark during the city's light festival (image courtesy of Hammerson plc)
West Quay (Courtesy Dan Wilson Photography/Southampton City Council)
West Quay (Courtesy Dan Wilson Photography/Southampton City Council)
Tudor House and Gardens
Tudor House and Gardens
New Forest
There's plenty to explore in the New Forest, with lots of scenic walks and a number of tea shops and pubs to stop at along the way

Southampton is such a great city to be a student in, there is always something on in town, especially with the new West Quay area. It is also well connected so you can pop to Bournemouth, Portsmouth or even London. The nightlife and music scene is fantastic.

Shopping in Southampton

Places to stay

Staying in Southampton overnight? Browse the list of hotels and B&Bs in the area.

Find somewhere to stay

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