We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Free Trade Hall

58 Peter Street, Manchester M2 3NQ, England
+44 161 834 3697
Review Highlights
Great Hotel!

I came up for a long weekend and had a really good time here. The staff are very welcoming and any... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
London, United Kingdom

This is now a hotel on only the front facade and shell of the original building remain. It's well... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 12 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
11 Oct 2017
“Great Hotel!”
26 Aug 2017
“History ”
58 Peter Street, Manchester M2 3NQ, England
Write a ReviewReviews (12)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 11 October 2017

I came up for a long weekend and had a really good time here. The staff are very welcoming and any questions we had about where to eat they were very accommodating. The rooms are lovely and the spa is even better! Would highly recommend!

Thank rialiseable2017
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This is now a hotel on only the front facade and shell of the original building remain. It's well worth a visit for the significant part this building played in the history of Manchester.

Thank lhallstockton
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

I've no idea why this is listed, as all you can see is the facade on Peter St. It's a meeting point for those of a cetain age, and a stopping point for tour guides. Go down the street to the left of it, and...More

1  Thank NONNY61
Reviewed 22 August 2015

The Free Trade Hall in Peter Street, Manchester, England, was a public hall constructed in 1853–56 on St Peter's Fields, the site of the Peterloo Massacre and is now a Radisson hotel. The hall was built to commemorate the repeal of the Corn Laws in...More

Thank TaherAlbaghliJulian
Reviewed 20 August 2015

It no longer exists. It is now an excellent Radisson Blu hotel. Gone is the wonderful auditorium and history. Still worth a visit for the afternoon tea.

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

Super Victorian architecture and well restored. Easy to get to and well situated for bars and restaurants. Worth a visit.

Thank Giuyyac
Reviewed 12 January 2014

It may now be a hotel, but don't let that stop you from visiting this great building. The main staircase and the 1950's statues that were formerly attached to its rear wall were preserved. Their is a rich history attached to the building and it...More

Thank suetaylor92
Reviewed 21 December 2013 via mobile

The previous writer is quite correct, this IS now a hotel. But care has been taken to preserve the opulent facade and the Free Trade Hall remains an impressive building. It's just that it now has a different purpose.

1  Thank Howi58
Reviewed 21 January 2013

This is now a hotel and should be removed from the attractions list. Only the original facade remains the interior was demolished and all is completely new. The Bridgewater Hall is the concert hall in Manchester and home of the Halle. Tripadvisor Update your records...More

Thank Margie1940
Reviewed 28 June 2012

We have spent many an hour or three at the Free Trade Hall. The facilities are first-class and the seating is comfortable. Perhaps it could be improved with a decent restaurant befor and after performances.

1  Thank Pigglywiggly_10
Nearby HotelsSee all 120 hotels in Manchester
The Midland
5,252 reviews
.06 km away
Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester
5,845 reviews
.09 km away
Premier Inn Manchester Central Hotel
1,813 reviews
.12 km away
Princess St. Hotel
2,716 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Restaurants
733 reviews
.05 km away
Brewdog Manchester
537 reviews
.13 km away
Adam Reid at The French
836 reviews
.08 km away
Red's True Barbecue - Manchester
2,433 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Manchester Central Library
875 reviews
.10 km away
Manchester Town Hall
1,413 reviews
.21 km away
Albert Square
448 reviews
.19 km away
Manchester235 Casino
220 reviews
.20 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
31 August 2016|
Response from NONNY61 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Blazey 33, It's about 20 mins walking, but it's not straight forward if you are new to the area. Postcodes to google map the directions are M3 1WY to M2 3NQ. However, it's possibly better to pickup up the metro from... More