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New Union

111 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6JB, England
+44 161 228 1492
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This was always one of the best gay bars of the 90s and into the noughties. Like many older gay... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
Clive A
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Good value but rooms small

Stayed here on a cheap deal with hotels.com £35/night. Supposed to be £60. Great location and... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2015
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This gay bar is always crowded because of its great drinks, good cheer and nighly cabaret revues.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Dec 2016
16 Nov 2015
“Good value but rooms small”
111 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6JB, England
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

This was always one of the best gay bars of the 90s and into the noughties. Like many older gay bars it has started to slide on the quality (or lack of it) of the clientele frequenting the bar. Lots of down and out looking...More

1  Thank Clive A
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Stayed here on a cheap deal with hotels.com £35/night. Supposed to be £60. Great location and plenty of albeit expensive parking nearby. The reception is on the 1st floor and you gain access through the bar initially and then given a key for the hotel...More

2  Thank Chocca94
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Stayed here for two nights and had a pleasant stay. The beds were comfy and the staff were all lovely. The area was nice too and we had no trouble.

1  Thank Kirsty M
Reviewed 22 October 2014 via mobile

Come from yorkshire at least once a year and this is still my favourite pub on canal street!! Cant pick fault! Love love love the place :)

2  Thank caz1509
Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

Everytime I visit this bar I am guaranteed a good night. The music and staff are great. The venue is relaxed classic style gay bar that welcomes a good mix of people. I recommend it to friends and family people of all ages.

1  Thank denton32
Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

For the price, this hotel is fantastic. It's above a club, but the noise wasn't an issue for us. The business is family owned and the staff are great and very helpful. The rooms were nice, clean and secure and the beds were also clean...More

1  Thank Taxidriverlee
Reviewed 4 September 2013

we went for a drink last year and in walked kieron richardson had a gd natter with him and a photo was a brill night

1  Thank starlight1974
Reviewed 16 July 2013 via mobile

Love the drag shows! Love watching the hen parties on the poles! Being the most femme in my group of lesbuddies I also love that I have the highest score on the punch bag between us. In the daytime it's a nice place to relax...More

1  Thank bendypaperclips
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Dont be surprised to see this place absolutely heaving on a weekend! Great cheesy and upto date music - dance floor complete with 2 poles - this is always entertaining when you see the average Joe have a try at being a pole dancer! Cheap...More

1  Thank Rodeo087
Reviewed 8 September 2012

I have stayed at this hotel and bar for 4 years now and i have booked again for next year's Mardi Gras. The staff are friendly and the regular clientele are chatty and good company

1  Thank Darren G
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