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Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa

1.2 km from Manchester centre
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London Road | Piccadilly, Manchester M1 2PG, England
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stopped here for 2 nights in February, the check in was quick and easy. There's a secure car park too which is a benefit for Manchester. The room was large - 2 double beds for 1 person, with desk and chair, decent TV and good tea/coffee making facilities. Also a large spacious bathroom with bath, 2 basins and separate...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There is the basis for a high quality hotel here. Reception, bar and restaurant have a nice look, but the narrow "iconic" design do make breakfast quite congested. Only one lift in operation at the moment, and a small car park (£20/night) are important considerations if you have restricted mobility. The location is very close to Piccadilly station, but noise...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Only stayed over 1 night but it was lovely! Got given a corner room so there were windows round half the room which was fab! Reception staff were very helpful. We had a few cocktails in the bar at night which was quiet but really nice! Overall it was short and sweet!

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GenManManchester, General Manager at Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Ebon Thank you for your recent visit to Macdonald Manchester hotel and for your positive review. I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Johan Scheepers

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Initially refused early check in which I requested during book in and was told to return at 3pm however when partner went to speak to the lady at reception and asked to speak to the manager explaining he wasn't happy somehow a room became available within a space of 10 minutes ? Funny ? We were then given our room...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A lovely hotel with very polite staff on reception, bar and even chambermaids! Absolutely nothing to complain about even though the window cleaner came calling as we were getting ready this morning but thankfully we were fully dressed! We had an amazing executive king room with breakfast and a free bottle of prosecco,which was worth £35 thanks to a great...

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GenManManchester, General Manager at Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Stanley, thank you for your positive review, we look forward to welcoming you back to Macdonald Manchester in the near future. Kind Regards Johan Scheepers

Steyning, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Lovely hotel right by Piccadilly train station. Close to Northern Quarter and great food. Elegant rooms with great views over Manchester. Staff more than willing to help out. The facilities are great value for money.

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GenManManchester, General Manager at Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Alex, thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to write such a positive review, we look forward to welcoming you back to Macdonald Manchester in the near future. Kind Regards Johan Scheepers

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here Saturday night just gone (18/02/17) for one night!! The hotel is great, the room was brilliant .. our problem was the lift! We we had to wait 20 minutes for lift but still couldn't even get in it as it was so full so had to walk down stairs we were on top floor (8) and right...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Staff- Guys were Nice and polite and looked smart. Receptionist was abit rude, didn't really know what she was doing. Parking- £20 PER NIGHT! Paid on arrival, was staying 2 nights.. Second time we arrive back to the hotel to no available parking spaces. Cars parked everywhere!!!!! - surely there is a way they can control how many spaces there...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I've stayed here a lot over the years and am currently 3 weeks in to a 3 month stay. The rooms are spacious, clean and light with great panoramic windows, the gym and spa are a lovely bonus but what makes me come back is the friendly and helpful staff. In particular Shaida in reservations and Larissa in Food and...

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GenManManchester, General Manager at Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sanball, Thank you for staying with us, literally your home away from home considering your length of stay. I would appreciate the opportunity to meet you in person whilst you are here. Thank you for your positive comments, I look forward to meeting you, Kind Regards Johan Scheepers

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Arrived on Friday afternoon, easy location to find. There was a queue waiting to check in at reception, even though they had 3-4 members of staff just standing around smiling at people... only one lift worked, that broke down on the Saturday afternoon which left us having to get the stairs to level 7. The room wasn't cleaned properly, on...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa, set in the heart of Cottonopolis, is Manchester's largest four-star hotel. Perfectly located if travelling by rail, road or foot, our eyecatching expanse dominates the skyline all the way from Piccadilly Station to the Mancunian Way allowing quick and easy access to and from all the major motorways. The team at our hotel in Manchester is driven to deliver an outstanding guest experience and has a reputation for its service standards and food quality. As the 2013 winner of "The best sleep in the city" award (Manchester Evening News), it combines 338 beautiful bedrooms with state of the art conferencing, an indulgent urban spa and first class bar and live theatre restaurant experience in our Scottish Steak Club. ... more   less 

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Address: London Road | Piccadilly, Manchester M1 2PG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range: $140 - $341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 338
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Also Known As:
Macdonald Manchester Hotel And Spa
Macdonald Manchester Hotel Manchester
Macdonald Hotel Manchester
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Manchester
#18 Business Hotel in Manchester
#26 Luxury Hotel in Manchester
#27 Romantic Hotel in Manchester
#42 Family Hotel in Manchester
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