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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

A nice youth hostel but not the best. The hostel is well situated, the common spaces too, but the rooms, bathrooms and the food are very disappointing. The beds are too small, the bathrooms as well and the meals are sometimes the same and not very tasty. But to stay just for a few days, it's suitable.

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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 found our common areas pleasant. .We’re sorry to hear that you weren’t fully happy with the meals. The group evening meals do change daily and are part of a groups rolling menu which is standard throughout the YHA. It’s important to have feedback like yours...

Sembrancher, Switzerland
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This is a youth hotel. It's near the quarter castelfield. Rooms have showers and toilets but they are small. The decoration is original and colorful. The staff is friendly. There is just one problem : the food. Several times I can't eat a second time

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

Thank you for your feedback, we're really pleased our staff were friendly as always. We're sorry to hear you were disappointed with the food and have passed your feedback on to our catering manager to investigate.

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The youth hotel isn't too complicated to find which is a very good point. The lobby is really well decorated and there are plenty activities for the residents such as a pool table, a baby foot, and even snacks and beverages dispensers. However, if you eat there, you may be disappointed... It can happen that there isn't enough food for...

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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 found our staff to be friendly and the common areas pleasant. We’re sorry to hear that you weren’t fully happy with the meals. The group evening meals do change daily and are part of a groups rolling menu which is standard throughout the YHA. It’s...

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We went in this youth hostel for 5 days, and the crew was very welcoming with us. The hall was well decorated and very roomy. There was many sofas and tables where you could spend time with your friends. But there was also some negative points. In the morning, there was often not enough food for all the people who...

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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 found our staff to be friendly and the common areas pleasant. We’re sorry to hear that you weren’t fully happy with the meals. The group evening meals do change daily and are part of a groups rolling menu which is standard throughout the YHA. It’s...

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very lovely hotel, spacious and welcoming entrance. But unfortunately the menus looked the same from one evening to the next and at lunch, the quantities were not sufficient. The location is great as neither too far from the center no too close.

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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 liked our reception area. All our menus have been recently updated and standard throughout the YHA. It’s important to have feedback like yours so we can see how the menus can be improved and we have passed it on to our national food and beverage...

Martigny, Switzerland
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The staff is very welcoming. The reception is very original and the decoration is beautiful. The breakfast is good. Unfortunately the bathroom is not practical. The toilet didn't work. The bed is confortable. I recommend it for a school trip.

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

Thank you for your review and recommendation, we're sorry to hear about your troubles with the bathroom, I have passed your comments on to our maintenance manager who will be sure to check everything is in working order. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Manchester and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This hostel is very well placed to go anywhere you want. It is big, there is enough space to meet in the inn. Unfortunately I find the rooms are quite small and in the mine, the toilet did not work, so I had to go elsewhere. Otherwise this place is good!

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

Thank you for your review, we're sorry to hear about your troubles with the bathroom, I have passed your comments on to our maintenance manager who will be sure to check everything is in working order. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Manchester and hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This place was good and beautiful. She is located in a quiet and beautiful place. We were well received by the managers. The common area is very friendly. The only thing that bothered me was the bathroom: it was too small, the toilet didn't work and there was water throughout the bathroom when we showered.

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

Thank you for your review, we're sorry to hear about your troubles with the bathroom, I have passed your comments on to our maintenance manager who will be sure to check everything is in working order. We hope you enjoyed your visit to Manchester and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This small hotel is very well organized. The breakfast is good and there is a lot of different types of food. The people who work there are very friendly too. On the other hand the bathroom is a little bit small and we can't drink the water there.

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

Thanks for taking the time to write a review, we're pleased to hear overall you enjoyed your stay. The bathrooms are a little on the small side, there are extra showers on the corridor though. It's not usually advisable to drink the water from the bathrooms but the tap water from the self catering kitchen is fine to drink. We...

Bourges, France
Reviewed 6 March 2017

You can blindly book the YHA if you're going to Manchester ! +++ It's really clean, quiet +++ You can have food and drinks til late at night +++ People are really welcoming +++ The tram station is just by the YHA +++ After a 10 minutes walk you're in the center of Manchester

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

Many thanks for your review, we hope you had a fantastic time in Manchester and hope to see oyu again soon.

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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 - RM778 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Manchester 4*
Number of rooms: 152
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