Britannia Manchester Hotel

35 Portland Street, Manchester, United Kingdom, M1 3LA  show map
 3 stars
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Britannia Manchester Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

GBP 16 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Coffee shop

Spa and relaxation

Massage

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Situated about 20 minutes' walk from The Manchester Museum, the charming Britannia Manchester Hotel offers a nightclub and a ballroom. Featuring imperial architecture, the hotel occupies a 6-story building opened in 1858.

This venue accommodates guests in the heart of Manchester. Britannia Manchester Hotel lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of Manchester.

Banks and exhibition centers are within several minutes away.

Piccadilly Railway train station is nearby. Manchester airport lies within about 20 minutes' drive.

Rooms

Offering a heating system, wireless internet, a dressing room, a writing table and a rollaway bed, luxurious guestrooms boast an Italian interior. Britannia Manchester Hotel offers rooms with the city view. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms featuring a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Every day a hot buffet breakfast is served. The hotel has a small restaurant serving French meals. Wave bar offers various types of tea and coffee. Serving a wide range of dishes, Try Thai and Number 1 Chinese Buffet can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs GBP 9.95 per person per night.  A full breakfast is served at the price of GBP 10.95 per person per night. 

Services

Guests will benefit from a safe deposit box, a car park and a lift along with 24-hour security, ironing service and shopping service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby at GBP 16 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   363.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Night club
  • Television in lobby
  • Massage

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Free in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Down comforter

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 1 year
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
2 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed GBP 20
Children above
12 years or adults
Extra bed GBP 20
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

35 Portland Street, Manchester, United Kingdom, M1 3LA

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City Center
  • Manchester
    1000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Piccadilly Railway Station
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Missoula (cuisine: American)
    200 ft
  • Ciao Bella (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Piccadilly Gardens
    1100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    363

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Rooms and availability

Britannia Manchester photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • 24-hour room service
    • Heating
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • 220/240 V AC
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Wheel chair accessible
  • Telephone
  • Artificial lighting
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Down comforter
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

These rooms have their own bathroom. Other facilities include a TV, and tea and coffee-making facilities. Economy rooms have no outside windows.

Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • VCR player
  • Radio
Room Description:

TRIPLE STANDARD. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Standard Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Artificial lighting
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Wake up service
Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Britannia Manchester photos Room
Standard Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Double bed and 2 Sofa beds, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Features a TV and facilities for making tea and coffee. This room can accommodate 2 children on a roll-away bed.

Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Superior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Spacious rooms with a seating area and their own bathroom. Other facilities include a TV and tea and coffee-making facilities.

Britannia Manchester photos Room
Spacious Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Spacious rooms with a private bathroom. Other facilities include a TV and tea and coffee-making facilities. This room type cannot accommodate an extra bed.

Executive Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • VCR player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Executive Double Room

Executive King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Executive Two-Bedroom Apartment
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Economy Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Economy Room

Economy Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Artificial lighting
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Wake up service

Britannia Manchester Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Popular areas

  • Gay Village Manchester400 ft
  • Canal Street400 ft
  • Canal Street400 ft
  • Chinatown Manchester400 ft
  • The Beer Keller700 ft
  • City Center700 ft
  • The Beer Keller700 ft
  • Oldham Street1400 ft

Places of interest

  • Faulkner Street400 ft
  • Gay Village700 ft
  • Piccadilly Gardens700 ft
  • Manchester City Council1400 ft
  • The Greater Manchester Police Museum1400 ft

Train stations

Amusement

  • A1 Roulette700 ft
  • Slippery Belle700 ft
  • Piccadilly Amusements700 ft
  • Night n Day1400 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

Parks

  • Platt fields Park700 ft

Theaters

  • Library Theatre1400 ft
  • Library Theatre1400 ft

Local attractions

  • Museum of Transport1.7 mi
    Boyle Street, Manchester
  • Manchester Ship Canal2.5 mi
    The Quays, Manchester
  • Imperial War Museum North2.6 mi
    Trafford Wharf Rd, Manchester
  • The Sikh Temple1.8 mi
    61 Upper Chorlton Road, Manchester
  • Platt Fields Park2.5 mi
    Mabfield Road off Wilmslow Road, Manchester

Near the hotel

  • Gay Village700 ft
    Chorlton & Canal Sts, Manchester
  • Piccadilly Gardens1100 ft
    ManchesterEngland
  • Manchester Central Library1600 ft
    St Peter's Square, Manchester
  • Manchester Buddhist Centre1900 ft
    16 - 20 Turner St, Manchester
  • Manchester Art Gallery1000 ft
    Mosley Street, Manchester
  • Manchester Town Hall1700 ft
    Lloyd St, Manchester
  • Greater Manchester Police Museum1700 ft
    57a Newton Street, Manchester

Restaurants nearby

  • Missoula200 ft

    Address: 11 Portland Street

    63% likes this, based on 49 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • The Blue Parrot Bar and Grille200 ft

    Address: 11 Westminster House, Portland Street
    Phone: 0161 236 8359

    Cuisine: American

  • Number 1 Chinese Buffet300 ft

    Address: Portland Street

    Cuisine: Chinese

  • Ciao Bella400 ft

    Address: Portland Street
    Phone: 01612366631

    Cuisine: Italian

  • Try Thai800 ft

    Address: Faulkner Street
    Phone: 0161 228 1822

    84% likes this, based on 631 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai
    Price Range: USD 16 - USD 49

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    363

Hotel Awards

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Britannia Manchester Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Britannia Manchester

Average guest rating

6.6out of 10
Good
Based on 3477 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    4.6

    Location to meeting

    The hotel was aged and in need of updating and repair.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    More television channels in rooms would be good idea not just a few of the freeview channels. Breakfast too expensive cheaper to go elsewhere

  • Single
    8.2

    Second time even better than the first - if you come by coach is the place to be but the train station isn't far either. Wi-fi also works perfectly. Enough said

  • Couple
    6.6

    The Hotel got the the good location in Manchester city and very easy to move around.

    The Hotel got the goot architectural look but the only problems its rooms especially the fifth floor they are very poor, they need proper refurbrishment from the carpet to interior decoration and the tele are old model. Also the shower facilities there very poor, because they are fixed not move around, so its very difficults when you get shower to get on the other parties of your body.

  • Couple
    8.8

    it was reasonable in price very clean excellent location

    the bed was a bit uncomfortable but not the worst in the world

  • Single
    7.8

    I Love Every thing about Britannia Hotel, The FOOD, The People's Smiles, Very Helpful...Specialy, Services! Cheers! Collins

    Old Building!

  • Single
    8.2

    It was very handy for the purpose of my stay.it was good value for the money.

  • Family with children
    4.6

    Location

    Our room was in a terrible state, wallpaper ripped in several places. Paintwork and wallsvery grubby. Carpet worn and filthy. Tiles in bathroom and grouting need good scrubbing.not enough lighting in the room especially as no window.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    It is old hotel with good location. Economy class rooms are without window and ventilation!

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Fantastic location, fabulous staircase and chandelier! Friendly bar.

    Decor Looks a bit shabby:-(

  • Single
    8.8

    What a gem of a place! I have Passed the Britannia on countless occasions and have never really considered staying there (thinking it would far too expensive). As I was going to a gig at the men Arena, this necessitated an overnight stay and as my usual hotel,close to the men was full, I looked on-line at The Britannia. I was amazed at the bargain price, and and on arrival at the hotel was delighted with the standards of comfort and cleanliness,the style and decor, and of course, the friendliness and courtesy of all the staff. Breakfast in Jenny's restaurant from the self-service bar was excellent, with you being able to opt for a healthy version to a calorie busting Full English (a perfect start to set you up for "doing the city"). My expectations of the hotel were more than met on my visit. The next time I stay in Manchester, the Britannia will be my First port of call ........not an "I'll give it a try" venue!

    I could not find anything wrong at all.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    We were given a beautiful room with a wonderful jacuzzi bath. We have stayed several times at Brittania and always have a wonderful experiance. No problems with anything. Thank you

  • Single
    6.2

    Location, 5 min walk to China Town, 10 min walk to Shopping Centre, 10 min walk to Train Station, no other hotel has better location than this.

    I stayed in this hotel 15 years ago, it was one of the most lux hotels in Manchester. Now it is just a hotel in an old building, room and facilities are quite old. A major refurbishment is needed to be able to compete with hotel booming environment in the city.

  • Couple
    5.4

    The foyer of the hotel is grand and beautiful, staff are friendly.

    We payed for an executive room however it was cramped, underwhelming and squashed on the very top floor.

  • Single
    7.8

    The staff...location...cleaness

    What i only didn't like is the BED...which was not compfortable and was hypermobile...

How to reach hotel

hotel Britannia Manchester Hotel Manchester location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

35 Portland Street, Manchester, United Kingdom, M1 3LA

Get directions
City Center
  • Manchester
    1000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Piccadilly Railway Station
    1700 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Missoula (cuisine: American)
    200 ft
  • Ciao Bella (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Piccadilly Gardens
    1100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    363

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedManchesterBritannia Manchester

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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