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We visited the Britainia hotel on Feb 11th. It was like stepping back to the 80s. The room was clean however the windows did not shut. There were no handles on them and if there had been a bit of wind they would of been flapping in the night, the could of done with a good clean. We has a...

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Booked single night in a double room. I know the room was economy but have paid less and got a lot more. The foyer looks amazing with an astounding staircase and chandelier. Reception was painless and we were directed to our room. The corridor to the room had a funky musty smell, carried on into the room. The heat in...

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4 of us stayed and and had dinner there ...the carvery which we had to wait for the chef to come and cut the meat and tell us what it was he cream fir the dessert had curdled under the buffet lights ....food was terrible. ...had to clean our own plates of the table and some the staff was rude...

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We've just checked in to our 'suite' and we're really disappointed. The room is dirty, really don't want to sit on the couch in the room! The hall stinks of cigarettes and there's one towel, a broken tap and the shampoo is a dispenser on the wall (again broken) in the bathroom!

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Milnthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This hotel is stubbornly stuck in the past with a sense of slow, functionality that forgets its providing a customer experience. When booking I only selected this due to location. I chose a room with no window - £20 cheaper and I thought it would be dark and quieter, after all I was on a work night out and all...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for one night as was in Manchester for a concert. Upon entering the hotel, you are greeted by a grandiose staircase and chandelier - gives a very impressive look to the hotel. Reception staff all very friendly; did not dine/drink in hotel so cannot comment on that. Room itself was spacious, and whilst it felt a little tired, the...

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My son bought this as part of my Christmas present; an overnight stay in central Manchester. I was given an Executive Double Room. The public areas are very well kept and just as shown on the website but the bedroom was shabby and not like the pictures they are using. I tried to plug in my phone and the socket...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel was not very welcoming and staff very slow on check In The rooms are dated and need a good clean The walls are thin so lots of noise from others The staff need customer service training There are much better hotels on the area if u want them cheap try ibis or the mercure

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed for one night No heating in rooms Smelled of dampness Was not clean at all disgusting Ladybird nests on the net curtains No power socket in room Ripped seating in dinning room The list is endless would use again

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Bridlington, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one night as it was close to the Manchester Arena. The building was amazing to look at inside and out. It was in an ideal location for what we wanted. The room was cute and cosy. We are defiantly looking to stay again because it's in such a convenient area in the middle of everything!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Britannia Hotel Manchester offers great value accommodation in a fantastic Manchester city centre location. The hotel is located in one of Manchester's premier architectural buildings and is grade II listed with outstanding details, such as balconied stairway throughout the building. This Manchester Hotel has two lively bars, where you can dance the night away or have a quiet drink. Jenny's restaurant serves a varied selection of Britain's favourite dishes, whilst the Overstuffed Pizzeria offers freshly cooked pizzas and pastas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Britannia Manchester Hotel

Address: 35 Portland Street, Manchester M1 3LA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range: RM249 - RM824 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Britannia Manchester Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 363
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“Choose another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Suzywong2016, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Avoid road side rooms (Portland road) traffic noise is very disturbing”
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 of 5 bubbles kevshent, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you have COPD, keep moving rooms until you get one that is actually dust free.”
 of 5 bubbles Rach-unexplored, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Pick a room in the middle of the hotel or off the main road at the front”
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