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Stoke, UK
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

My husband booked here for my birthday. The hotel is very impressive as you walk in with infused water with fresh fruit which was a lovely touch. The staff were very friendly and we were able to leave our bags there and venture off to our plans for my birthday. We arrived back around 2pm and although check in is...

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

Dear Ashfield66, Thank you for your review following you recent stay here at The Macdonald Hotel and Spa Manchester. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and your positive feedback about the cleanliness and team is much appreciated. Our facilities here at the hotel are some of the best in the city and I'm particularly pleased that you managed...

Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Fantastic hotel! The room was spotless with a good view of the city. The bathroom was lovely - bath, large shower, toileteries and robes. The bed was fresh and comfy. We also stayed for breakfast, my goodness it was lovely with a large variety of food! Would recommend to anyone! My only criticism would be the staff on reception can...

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

Dear Abi, Thank you for your review following you recent stay here at The Macdonald Hotel and Spa Manchester. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and your positive feedback about the cleanliness and food is much appreciated. Thank you for your feedback regarding the Front Office Team and whilst I don't typically receive any negative comments regarding this...

Swansea
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This is a lovely hotel. The rooms are very big and very clean! I had the best night sleep with the most comfortable bed and pillows! Breakfast was lovely. There was plenty of choice and a good set up. The staff were lovely especially the restaurant manager

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

Dear jlp571, Thank you for your review following you recent stay here at The Macdonald Hotel and Spa Manchester. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and your positive feedback about the cleanliness and team is much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Alan Shaw

Reading
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Lovely bed, & a luxurious bathroom for the price of other budget hotels in Manchester, fine attention of the friendly staff, there was a problem with the computer system during registration and for waiting 5 mins I recieved a courtesy drink at the bar for the " Hasle", I will go back next time I am in Manchester

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

Dear Rosamaria, Thank you for your review following you recent stay here at The Macdonald Hotel and Spa Manchester. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and your positive feedback about the facilities and team is much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Alan Shaw

monaghan
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Don't get me wrong the hotel is nice but not a 4 star hotel in my eyes ... It's a bit tired looking in places.On arrival we were told by the receptionist that we were early ,which we were , (10.30am)but our room was ready but if wanted it before 3pm we would have to pay £30 ,,, I never...

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

Dear Grainneq79, Thank you for your review following you recent stay here at The Macdonald Hotel and Spa Manchester. I'm sorry there seems to have been some confusion in terms of your early arrival. As with most hotels we do have a charge for an early arrival which is based on our departure time of 11am and advising our guests...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Excellent time at the spa and treatment was just what i needed. We also had afternoon tea very enjoyable for my freind birthday. The only thing was no pool. Ever thing else was purfect. The spa is next door to the hotel. The staff were wecoming and friendly.

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

Dear Trina, Thank you for your review following you recent stay here at The Macdonald Hotel and Spa Manchester. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and your positive feedback about the Spa and team is much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Alan Shaw

Atherstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Good location, stunning room and pleasant staff. We travelled as a party of 15 for an overnight stay. The hotel is located just outside the train station and so the location is really good for getting out and about. Check in was smooth and easy and our room was stunning . We did encounter a couple of hiccups but these...

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

Dear Susan, Thank you for your review following you recent stay here at The Macdonald Hotel and Spa Manchester. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and your positive feedback about our facilities and team is much appreciated. As you mention the location of the hotel is fantastic, close to Piccadilly station and only a short walk into the...

Maldon, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

As a solo traveller attending a wedding in the city, I found the hotel well appointed and positioned. My room was ready before 3pm, which was helpful as I needed to change, having travelled a long way. The room was large, with a lovely bathroom. I had to ask where the breakfast was as I wasn't told at check- in....

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

Dear Gina, Thank you for your review following you recent stay here at The Macdonald Hotel and Spa Manchester. I'm pleased the team managed to get your room ready prior to 3pm and that this helped your quick turnaround for the wedding. Your comments on breakfast are noted and we will review this with the Breakfast team. Thank you again...

Manchester
Reviewed 20 April 2016

immaculate rooms and very welcoming, tried to book another treatment at the spa but was told nobody was available which was disappointing, however the rest of my stay was great, would definitely go back

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

Dear Rebecca, Thank you for your review following you recent stay here at The Macdonald Hotel and Spa Manchester. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and your positive feedback about the cleanliness and team is much appreciated. The Spa here at the hotel is very popular and I'm sorry we had no availability during your stay. Hopefully you...

london
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Good city center hotel which is a 5 minute walk from the train station 10 minute walk to the main shopping area and also has a car park which is not easy to find as its behind the hotel on a one way street. The bar area gets busy so its not so easy to always get a seat and...

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

Dear pwmk68, Thank you for your review following you recent stay here at The Macdonald Hotel and Spa Manchester. As you mention the location of the hotel is fantastic, close to Piccadilly station and only a short walk into the city centre itself. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Alan Shaw

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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 

Additional Information about Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa

Address: London Road | Piccadilly, Manchester M1 2PG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range: RM439 - RM1,073 (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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