Directions & FAQs

Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl is a stone's throw away from the M27, and is serviced by excellent transport links.

You can find out more information about travelling to Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl by selecting your chosen mode of transport from the below list and entering your location.

What's more, the hotel's full address and post code is available in the 'Contact Us' footer of this page, where you'll also be able to submit any questions you might have about travelling to the hotel.

Getting to Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl

Utilita Bowl on Foot

If walking to Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl, please make your way along Botley Road until you reach Marshall Drive and the giant set of cricket stumps.

Please then walk up Marshall Drive and at the roundabout bear left into Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl.

Utilita Bowl by Bus/Train

Hedge End train station is less than 2 miles away, approximately a 35 minute walk from Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl.

If you don’t fancy walking or jumping in a taxi from the station you can catch the First Bus No. 8 (see below). Hedge End station is located on the Portsmouth Solent Line.

Southampton Airport Parkway station is approximately 3.5 miles from Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl and services the Waterloo to Weymouth South West Main Line.

The Xelabus X4 then services Hilton at Utilita Bowl from the train station (see below).

For all National Rail Enquiries please visit or call 03457 484 950.

First Bus No. 8 service connects Hilton at Utilita Bowl with Hedge End train station, Southampton Civic Centre or Southampton City Centre.

To view a timetable for this service, please visit or telephone 08712 002 233.

The Xelabus X4 service links Southampton Airport Parkway station with Hilton at Utilita Bowl.

The bus stop can be found directly outside the entrance to the station building on platform 1 and drops off on Botley Road.

For more information please visit or telephone 02380 644715.

Utilita Bowl by Road

The hotel is just 1.2 miles from the M27, Junction 7. When exiting the motorway please follow signs for the Utilita Bowl and nearer the venue, signs for Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl.

Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl offers complimentary parking for guests and has 300 spaces.

Utilita Bowl on Bike

Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl provides a free bicycle storage facility. This is located just past reception, but please remember to bring your bike lock!

Utilita Bowl from Abroad

Southampton Airport is the closest airport to Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl, situated just 3.5 miles away. Upon arrival you can take the short trip on the First Bus No. 8 or catch a taxi.

Gatwick Airport is situated 90 miles from Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl and is the closest airport for long haul flights. Once landed there are a number of ways to travel to the hotel, please visit for more information.


Hilton at Utilita Bowl FAQs

What Are The Check In/Out Times?

Check in is at 3pm, and check out is by 11am.

Is Smoking Permitted?

No, the hotel is a smoke-free establishment.

What Internet Provision Is There?

Wireless internet access is available throughout the hotel and high-speed wired Internet access is available in all guest rooms.

Is There A Gym At The Hotel?

Yes, we have a fitness centre in the hotel which is open 24 hours a day. This features Precor equipment and is located on the Mezzanine floor.

What Is The Room Service Provision?

Room service is available from 8am until 10pm, however a selection of dishes are available 24 hours a day.

Is There A Spa Onsite?

Yes, Hilton Southampton - Utilita Bowl features a luxury eforea spa. This is open 9am - 8pm, seven days a week, but appointments must be made and there is a surcharge for use of the spa facilities. To find out more about eforea spa, please click here.

Is There Onsite Parking?

Yes, we have onsite car parking and this is included in your room rate.

I Booked On A Website Other Than The Hotel Website And I Need To Make A Change To My Reservation - How Do I Do This?

You must go through the booking agent/website that you booked with in order to change your reservation.

What Is The Minimum Age Requirement To Check Into A Room?

You must be 18 years of age with a valid photographic ID to check in to the hotel. 

What Is Your Cancellation/Deposit Policy?

Cancellation policies may vary depending on the rate or dates of your reservation. Please refer to your reservation confirmation to verify your cancellation policy. If you need further assistance, please call the hotel directly or contact customer service. Alternatively, you can cancel your reservation online.

Do You Have Connecting Rooms?

Yes, we have some connecting rooms at the hotel. You may make a request for connecting rooms. 

Do You Have Accessible Rooms?

Yes, we have accessible rooms. These suites include roll-in showers with bars and added facilities.

Is There An Early Departure Fee Available?

Yes, an early departure fee in an amount of up to one night’s room and tax may apply and is subject to change based on certain offers or packages.

If we haven't been able to answer your question above please do not hesitate to contact us directly via the 'Contact Us' module below.

Project Pictogram 

Utilita Bowl, along with partners Ageas, are proud to support Project Pictogram, a fleet, business and community road safety communication initiative.