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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here last week fantastic room with TV and a good sized bathroom. Quite noisy at night-time but to be expected as this hotel is right in the centre Staff were very friendly, only downside about my stay was the quality of the included breakfast it took 45 minutes to arrive after ordering and the quality of the meal overall...

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Faucet I, Marketing & Digital Content Executive at Cargo, responded to this review

Hi Zee Thank you for taking the time to review us. We're glad to hear that you were pleased with your room and bathroom. We're terribly sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your breakfast and will certainly take your feedback on board. We hope you'll stay with us again soon. Kind regards Cargo

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel to Southampton 4-5 times a year and usually stay at Holiday Inn, but decided to do something different this time. I am so glad I did. Incredibly friendly staff, lovely room, great shower! full english was one of the best I've had. will be my go to hotel from now on.

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Faucet I, Marketing & Digital Content Executive at Cargo, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for taking the time to review us and for the fantastic positive feedback. We're just thrilled to hear that we've become your go to hotel! Looking forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards Cargo

Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Loved the location, really friendly staff and relaxing atmosphere in the bar/eating area. Was great to have a choice of cocktails too! The breakfast, also included in the price which was an added bonus, was scrumptious. Maybe the rooms could be improved slightly but overall a very satisfactory overnight stay and we would definitely come back.

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Faucet I, Marketing & Digital Content Executive at Cargo, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for taking the time to review us. We're just thrilled to have received such positive feedback from you. We're honoured that you chose us for your Birthday celebration weekend and glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards Cargo

Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My friends and I were looking for somewhere to stay that was reasonably priced and in a central location. This hotel fitted both these criteria and more. We enjoyed an afternoon watching the rugby and later partook in a few of the bar's cocktails. The staff could not be more friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable and,...

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Faucet I, Marketing & Digital Content Executive at Cargo, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for taking the time to review us and for the wonderful positive feedback. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you found our team friendly and hopeful. We'd love to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards Cargo

Maldon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The place is very shabby chic, but in desperate need of some TLC. After a long drive six flights of stairs was not what I wanted. The food menu was again not what I wanted, however the staff where truly amazing, nothing was too much trouble. My room was changed to a lower level, and then again an upgrade which...

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Faucet I, General Manager at Cargo, responded to this review

Dear David Thank you for your review. I am sorry that you were not completely satisfied with your stay and the comments that you have made have been taken on board. I am pleased however that the service you received from my team exceeded your expectations. I take all guest feedback seriously and yours will go towards improving our operation...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Cargo hosted my birthday lunch and looked after us very well. I booked the table for 19 people well in advance and also pre booked the roast choices. Everything was piping hot and nothing was too much trouble. Would definitely go back.

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Faucet I, Marketing & Digital Content Executive at Cargo, responded to this review

Hello Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. We're honoured that you chose us to host your birthday lunch and thrilled to hear that you had a good time. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards Cargo

Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Just returned from 2 nights at the Cargo in Southampton. What can I say, such a wonderful place to stay. The staff were so friendly and helpful. Rooms were comfortable with everything you needed. The breakfast was the best, you could choose from a large range of items and it was cooked to perfection. Great location about 10 minute stroll...

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Faucet I, Marketing & Digital Content Executive at Cargo, responded to this review

Hello Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and for the wonderful positive feedback. We're thrilled to here that you enjoyed your stay and that you were pleased with both the food and the service. We hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards Cargo

Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We've stayed a few times now roughly 1-5 days each year, love it every time! The first and ongoing impression from the manager/check in chap (sorry no name!) was brilliant! Good bits: STAFF, location, great rooms, great value, great WiFi, brilliant breakie, cool venue downstairs, all Isle of Wight ferries are within walking distance, paid car parking two minutes walk...

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Faucet I, Marketing & Digital Content Executive at Cargo, responded to this review

Hello Thank you so much for taking the time to review and us and for the fantastic positive feedback. We are just thrilled to hear that you keep coming back to Cargo and we can't wait to see you again on your next visit! Kind regards Cargo

Southampton
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I felt I had to write this review after having the most amazing experience in Cargo last night. We arrived and were served by the manager(sorry didnt take your name). He was absolutely fab. Great conversation brought another bottle to the table just because he noticed we had finished. We even cancelled our meal at Prezzo to stay and chill...

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Faucet I, Marketing & Digital Content Executive at Cargo, responded to this review

Hello Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and for the fantastic positive feedback. We're thrilled to hear that you had a great time and that you even cancelled your dinner plans to stay with us a bit longer. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Cargo

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Ive stayed here twice now. Rooms are typically boutique and for the price you can get better in Southampton. Staff can't do enough for you, friendly attentive and professional. Special thanks to the italian bar tender.

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Faucet I, Marketing & Digital Content Executive at Cargo, responded to this review

Hi Matt Thanks so much for taking the time to review us and for the wonderful positive feedback. We're glad that you were pleased with the service and hope to welcome you again soon. Kind regards Cargo

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Cargo

Address: 20-22 Oxford Street, Southampton SO14 3DJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Southampton
Price Range: $117 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cargo 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“ask for a 1st floor room, no lift!”
robk1701, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Narrow stairs to rooms so may be difficult for people with mobility issues”
j0cymru, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were rear facing, zero noise”
ZMatt12, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“This is a boutique hotel above a bar in a busy part of southampton. Its got an amazing atmosphere, great staff and fab wine”
Mrs_Ng, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Unsure if they have front facing rooms - if they do choose .”
briank549, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
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