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Attractive tower

Plaques of those who sailed on Mayflower on this photogenic tower. Near to Mayflower park and the... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
bdenhow
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
It's an impressive shopping mall.

Great location and very impressive building. Many shops, cinema and restaurants. Great parking... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Ken D
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This city gate marks the area where the Pilgrim Fathers set sail for America on board the Mayflower.
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Western Esplanade, Southampton SO15 1AG, England
+44 23 8083 3333
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Great venue for a wedding, relaxed informal but beautiful building. We went to a friends wedding here and loved the venue.

Thank Mariepmwigan
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Plaques of those who sailed on Mayflower on this photogenic tower. Near to Mayflower park and the city wall.

Thank bdenhow
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Parking is easy and plentiful plus shopping is on four levels as well as the large furniture stores outside, a cinema and there's even Ikea nearby. Good food hall too. Our goto mall when you need to buy something but not sure just what, it'll...More

Thank stugross
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Great location and very impressive building. Many shops, cinema and restaurants. Great parking facilities. Needs more public seating for exhausted husbands to sit whilst their wife is still shopping!

Thank Ken D
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Westgate is part of the remains of the old city walls built around Southampton in the 14th century. Gate towers were part of the walls and this historic gate near to West Quay was an old entrance. There is an information plaque on the gate...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Southampton is rich is history and all things nautical. If you appreciate either then head to Westgate it was from here that there were invasions by the vikings and French, the sailing of the Mayflower to America, Titanic and the D Day invasion, it all...More

Thank MattW929
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Southampton is not the first place you would think of for a weekend break, but believe me, we were very pleasantly surprised. I had really no idea just how historic the place was (The sun shined, which always helps) the local people were also very...More

Thank Travel U
Reviewed 22 February 2017

At the entrance of the docks. It's truely outstanding could have been in a better location but ideal for the history of the docks. It is fanisanted me

Thank Spursgirl13
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is something that you can find easily if you wonder around the city and stay down by the main enternace to the docks. We stayed at the Pig in the Wall. As with the walls generally the council have placed useful information signs around...More

Thank Barry B
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Next to our hotel and very historic leading up to the old town. The shore line was here but reclamation has pushed this out of sight. Was well protected and clearly very important.

Thank f2s
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