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Antwerp, Belgium
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7 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location of this hostel was really good, just a short walk from the city centre. And I absolutly loved the building itself, as wel as the lounge/ dining area. The staff was friendly and helpfull. I have stayed at other YHA hostels before, so I knew what to expect roomwise, a nice (basic) room for a good price.I really... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed on a Friday and Saturday night in order to attend a conference. It seemed that many of the other people using the hostel were partying and they came in at a range of times throughout the night, especially on Saturday night. The room was small and off a narrow corridor. The noise from the corridor woke me up... More 

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Thank Emijems
Oliver W, Manager at YHA Manchester, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we're really sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your stay. As a city centre hostel we do have guests of all ages who like to go out and enjoy Manchester's fabulous nightlife, we do ask though that people returning in the early hours are respectful of other guests and have... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel is at Potato Wharf within walking distance of the city centre. Facilities are good. There is a guest kitchen, also meals are available at the bar. The staff are pleasant and helpful. This is very much a family hostel, a lot of families with children stay here.

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Oliver W, Manager at YHA Manchester, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we really appreciate the feedback and are pleased to hear our staff were pleasant and helpful as always :) More 

Redditch, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a friendly hostel with free parking for those staying overnight. Good facilities and a bar. There are good restaurants nearby for those who do not want hostel food or who do not want to self-cater.

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Oliver W, Manager at YHA Manchester, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, we hope you had a good time in Manchester and hope you'll stay again soon. More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Yha Manchester in November. Pretty much unfaultable experience. Staff were consistently freindly, breakfast good value, pleanty of amenities that any traveller would need and reasonably centrally located. Biggest selling point is its recent refurbishment. Everything you see, look at and touch is modern, clean and well appointed. Seriously, the foyer areas are more 'artistic hotel' than... More 

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Oliver W, Manager at YHA Manchester, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review, we hope you had a fantastic time in Manchester and hope to see you again soon, More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the hostel is in a very interesting part of Manchester, and is a walk away from Deansgate station, passing by some Roman remains. Lovely hostel, good food, hope to visit again for longer and see more of the city

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Oliver W, Manager at YHA Manchester, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we look forward to seeing you next time! More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean and spacious. Quite far from the centre of town but fine if you don't mind walking. Reasonably proved menu at the bar but not many alternatives near by. Kitchen and laundry available. The beds were comfortable and the staff were nice.

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Oliver W, Manager at YHA Manchester, responded to this review

thank you for your review, we hope you had a pleasant visit to Manchester and hope you'll stay again soon. More 

Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very happy to stay at YHA Manchester, booking and check in was easy, and the room clean and well furnished. The bar was good and in the morning breakfast was excellent. We checked out easily and found the hostel was well placed.

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Oliver W, Manager at YHA Manchester, responded to this review

Thanks very much for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We hope you had a great time and hope to see oyu again soon. More 

Worcester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked 4 nights so I could attend a training course without having any extra hassle. My experience of a Youth Hostel was 35 years out of date! This one has books and games, a bar and arm chairs! Sharing a double bunk room is always an interesting experience - you learn things about real people! When I accidently locked... More 

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Oliver W, Manager at YHA Manchester, responded to this review

thank you for taking the time to write a review we're pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and gave us a chance to get the giant bolt cutters out! More 

Uk
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A modern, well designed YHA with lovely views of the canal waterways, great cooked breakfast, soup and cake. Close to The Hilton with superb views at the bar on the roof and the Science and Industry Museum. Only thing that lets this down was a member of staff speaking about customers negatively behind their back in the kitchen which was... More 

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Oliver W, Manager at YHA Manchester, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we're pleased overall you enjoyed your stay. We're disappointed to hear our staff were overheard in the kitchen and we agree this is unprofessional and it's certainly not how we would expect our staff to behave. I have shared your comments with the team to ensure this doesn't happen again. More 

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Additional Information about YHA Manchester

Address: Potato Wharf | Castlefield, Manchester M3 4NB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range: RM101 - RM819 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Manchester 4*
Number of rooms: 152
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