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Marwell Zoo

Marwell Zoo

Intro: Home to over 1,200 animals from around the world, Marwell Zoo, is a captivating wildlife sanctuary. With its immersive exhibits, conservation efforts, and family-friendly attractions, it offers a memorable day out for nature enthusiasts of all ages.

Accessibility features: Wheelchair users will find Marwell Zoo has level access to the main entrance and to the zoo exhibits. There are also viewing platforms designed for wheelchairs at certain enclosures. The zoo has five accessible toilets, located throughout the attraction. The Road Train, which connects guests to different areas of the zoo, has space for one wheelchair per ride. This is on a first-come-first-served basis. Should you need to hire a manual wheelchair for your visit, you can do this by calling 01962 777 407.


SeaCity Museum

SeaCity Museum

Intro: SeaCity Museum offers a captivating journey through the city's maritime history, showcasing its pivotal role in the story of the Titanic. Interactive exhibits bring the collection of historical artefacts to life, allowing visitors to explore the tragedy's impact alongside Southampton's maritime history. It is an engaging and educational experience for all.

Accessibility features: The Museum is largely accessible to wheelchair users, with all spaces having step-free access apart from the clock tower. There is a lift that connects guests from the ground floor to the first. Both floors have accessible toilets however, you will need to ask a member of staff for access to the first-floor toilet as it is behind a security door.

An important note: the museum can only have a maximum of four wheelchair guests at a time due to health and safety regulations.


Tudor House & Garden

Tudor House & Garden

Intro: This meticulously preserved historic home offers a fascinating glimpse into the city's Tudor past. With its atmospheric rooms, exquisite artefacts, and serene garden, visitors can step back in time and immerse themselves in the rich history and culture of Southampton's Tudor era.

Accessibility features: Due to the nature of the historic building, some parts are inaccessible to wheelchair users. The steep steps will limit access to the basement, the attic, King John’s Palace, and some of the garden. However, wheelchair users will have no issues in the Tudor House, cafe, toilets, or classrooms. There is a platform lift that allows guests throughout the various floors of the house. These lifts have size and weight limitations so it is best to call and check the dimensions.

An important note: due to health and safety regulations, only two wheelchair users can be in the upstairs portion of the house at any one time.


Solent Sky

Solent Sky

Intro: Solent Sky is an enthralling aviation museum dedicated to the city's aviation legacy. With its impressive collection of vintage aircraft, interactive exhibits, and insightful displays, visitors can soar through the history of flight and marvel at the engineering that shaped Southampton's aviation.

Accessibility features: Visitors will find this museum to be wheelchair friendly with level or ramp access throughout the displays.

An important note: the interiors of the aircrafts on display will not be accessible to guests with wheelchairs or other mobility aids.


Southampton City Art Gallery

Southampton City Art Gallery

Intro: Showcasing an exceptional collection of artworks spanning centuries of artistic expression, this art gallery is a must-see! From classic masterpieces to contemporary works, visitors can immerse themselves in a diverse array of art forms and styles.

Accessibility features: It is recommended that you call the Art Gallery in advance of your visit for planning purposes. You can do so on 023 8083 4536. There is step-free access to the ground floor main entrance of the Art Gallery and a lift will then take guests up to the galleries on the first floor. Disabled toilets can be found in the foyer on the ground floor.


Who can benefit?

From our wheelchair hire service.

At LendoCare our wheelchair hire service in Southampton is dedicated to addressing the limited availability of quality services for individuals with diverse mobility needs. Whether you're an elderly person facing mobility challenges, a tourist exploring Southampton, or someone with temporary mobility issues due to injury or surgery, we've got you covered. LendoCare has the most affordable wheelchair hire in Southampton with great service from our team and our delivery drivers. We will be available to answer any questions throughout your rental period.

Temporary Mobility Needs

In times of temporary mobility constraints, such as recovery from injury or surgery, our lightweight folding wheelchairs and rental mobility aids are the perfect solution. Delivered directly to you in Southampton, our flexible rental options facilitate the recovery process, ensuring ease and convenience with door-to-door delivery.

Elderly Individuals

We recognize the unique mobility requirements of seniors and individuals with disabilities. Our commitment is to offer premium wheelchair services that are user-friendly and of top quality. With our convenient wheelchair delivery service, accessibility is made simple.

Tourists and Visitors to Southampton

Experience Southampton like never before with LendoCare's wheelchair hire services tailored for tourists. Our lightweight wheelchairs are delivered to your hotel and collected at the end of your stay, enhancing your exploration of the city's attractions. With deliveries spanning Greater Southampton, Central Southampton, and the City of Southampton, accessibility is assured wherever you stay.

For some great wheelchair accessible tourism hotspots check out our guides below.

Our mission is to alleviate mobility barriers, allowing you to focus on enjoying the sights of Southampton. Rent a wheelchair nearby and transform your trip into a comfortable and memorable experience. Count on LendoCare as your dependable partner, ensuring you navigate the city with ease on wheels.

Book online or contact us if you have any questions. Please call us or email if there's anything else we can help you with.

Southampton guide

Your Southampton guide

Sat on the scenic shores of England's south coast, Southampton stands as a captivating blend of maritime heritage, modern innovation, and timeless charm; beckoning tourists with its diverse array of attractions and experiences. Renowned in maritime history as one of the “Gateways to the World”, Southampton boasts a bustling port and historic dockyards for visitors to explore. The city's cultural landscape is equally captivating, with an impressive array of museums, galleries, and theatres showcasing everything from ancient artefacts to contemporary art exhibitions and live performances. Southampton's dynamic waterfront, lined with vibrant cafes, restaurants, and shops, offers a picturesque backdrop for leisurely strolls and relaxed al fresco dining. Furthermore, the city is only a short distance from the stunning natural beauty of New Forest National Park and the Isle of Wight, enticing outdoor enthusiasts with opportunities for hiking, cycling, and coastal exploration. Whether you plan on exploring historic landmarks, indulging in world-class shopping, or embarking on nautical adventures, Southampton promises an unforgettable journey filled with discovery, relaxation, and boundless maritime allure.

Need to know more before booking a trip? Here are three reasons why Southampton should be your next travel destination:

  1. Medieval Walls - Southampton is one of the few cities in the UK to still have its medieval walls largely intact. These historic walls date back to the 14th century and offer visitors a glimpse into the city's medieval past.
  2. The Titanic - Southampton was the port from which the ill-fated RMS Titanic set sail on its maiden voyage in 1912. The city's maritime heritage is deeply intertwined with the story of the Titanic, and there are several memorials and exhibits dedicated to the ship and its passengers.
  3. Jane Austen - The famous novelist Jane Austen spent a significant portion of her life in Southampton. She lived in the city from 1806 to 1809 and set several scenes of her novel “Persuasion” in the city.
Southampton transport


Located in the middle of the city, Southampton Central is the main train station in Southampton. Popular departure and arrival routes are London Waterloo, Brighton, and Salisbury. All of which are under two hours away. This station has step-free access to all train platforms and to the station itself. This station has accessible toilets is fully staffed should you need any assistance during your journey. Along with helpful staff, there is also a helpline that can answer any queries you have on the day of your travel or beforehand. Wheelchairs are also available to use whilst at the station and accessible taxis can be hailed from the taxi stand attached to the station.

For more information on train routes, and to check that all lifts are working, follow the link to the website https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations/southampton-central/.

Bluestar buses operate around Southampton. These buses all have a low floor for easy wheelchair access as well as dedicated wheelchair spaces on each bus. Make sure you check the dimensions of the spaces with your wheelchair to ensure comfortable travel. These can be found on their website https://www.bluestarbus.co.uk/accessibility.

Southampton City Council also provides a Dial-a-Ride service which will take anyone who cannot take mainstream public transport due to a disability where they need to go around Southampton City. The vehicle is fully accessible and can board wheelchairs. Visit the website for details on fares and booking https://myjourneysouthampton.com/bus/dial-a-ride/.

Alternatively, you can travel around Southampton via taxi. For a wheelchair-accessible taxi, we recommend you book with:

  • Transmobility Call them directly on 08000 77 88 97 or visit https://transmobility.co.uk/ to book.
  • Freedom Cabs Call them on 07733 393939 to book.
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Wheelchair We Offer

Why choose LendoCare?

Hire a wheelchair in Southampton - Mobility wherever you need it.

LendoCare stands out as the premier choice for mobility equipment hire in Southampton. Offering flexible short-term and affordable long-term options, we cater to everyone's needs without imposing a minimum hire duration. Our dedication to exceptional customer service ensures a seamless online booking process, making it effortless for you to access our services.

Our wheelchair rental rates in Southampton are exceptionally competitive at just £20 per week, supplemented by a £29.99 next-day delivery fee (various delivery options available). This comprehensive fee covers both delivery and collection to and from any address or hotel within Southampton. Additionally, we extend our services nationwide, ensuring wheelchair delivery wherever you may be across the UK. We offer a fleet of lightweight foldable manual wheelchairs maintained in top condition for your comfort and ease of use. Complemented by accessories like leg raiser attachments and pillows, we strive to enhance your rental experience to the fullest.

Convenient and Flexible Rental Options

Convenience and flexibility are at the core of our rental offerings. Our user-friendly online booking system empowers you to schedule deliveries at your convenience, with no concerns about availability. Simply select your desired delivery date, and our system takes care of the rest, ensuring your wheelchair is ready for use upon your arrival. Should you be uncertain about your rental period, simply leave the end date open, and inform us when you're ready to conclude your rental.

At LendoCare, we prioritize affordability without compromising quality. Our commitment is to provide you with reliable, top-notch wheelchairs at unbeatable prices, ensuring mobility and freedom without financial strain. Whatever your requirements, our team is here to assist you every step of the way.