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YHA Manchester

4.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Potato Wharf | Castlefield, Manchester M3 4NB, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here in the last week, I dont usually stay in hostels and whenever i have i found them to be quite boring places, This hostel is amazing customer service is excellent food was nice (I liked how the chef served the good nice touch) rooms where big and comfortable and the price was nice and cheap

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything you would expect from a British YHA, clean, tidy, not too far from the city centre. Communal kitchen was clean enough, the kitchen staff offered all kinds to meet dietary requirements. Adequate conference rooms, chilled out hostel atmosphere and a quiet nights sleep!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very convenient location and the hostel even has its own free car park. I liked the 24 hr check-in. The room with 4 bunks was nice and airy. I didn't like the en-suite cubicle in the room very much; it needs deep cleaning or even better, replacing. Don't forget to wear sandals when showering! The bed was clean and... More

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

Thanks for leaving us a review. I’m really pleased you had a comfortable stay with us and took the opportunity to visit one of the nearby attractions which help make Manchester so great! More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

.......as I'd never stayed in a hostel before. But I really had nothing to worry about. The staff were friendly and very helpful. The rooms were quite spacious more than enough room for the 4 of us. The only thing for me was the shower, the water was hot (big plus), it just looked like, although it was clean, it... More

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

I’m really pleased you decided to give us a try and enjoyed your stay. YHA have a network of hostels round the country in some beautiful locations, so hopefully we’ll see you here or at another of our sites again soon! More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really impressed with this youth hostel having stayed at several. Excellent central canal side location, very reasonable prices, comfy beds. Food was really good considering the cost. Big plus was that the parking was included in the room rate - you really can't go wrong. 5 stars.

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

Thanks for writing such a lovely review of your stay with us. I’m pleased you enjoyed your stay. I’ve passed on your positive comments regarding the food to our kitchen team. More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here at the weekend with some mates for a stag doo. I was sceptical when told we were staying in a hostel - how wrong was I. The place was modern and clean, staff really helpful and free onsite parking. The location is pleasant, only slight downside is the noise from the passing trains, not too bad when... More

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

Many thanks for your review. It’s always extra nice knowing that we’ve impressed someone who’s never stayed in a hostel before. Hope you choose to stay with us again! More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We were here for a night. Decent sized, clean rooms and bunk beds. My favorite was the breakfast buffet though! Worth the money! Staff were friendly and helpful. I'd recommend this accommodation to anyone.

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

My favourite is the breakfast buffet too!! Thanks for your lovely feedback and recommendation, we hope to see you again! More

London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This is an ok hostel. The entrance hall is pleasing and vibrant and has lots of tables and chairs and there is a TV. The room had 2 bunks and there was enough room to put suitcases on the floor. I did find some rather unsavoury things in the bed, they could definitely be washed better. The bathroom is a... More

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

Thanks for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate the feedback and are pleased our staff were friendly and helpful as always! We’re really sorry about the “unsavoury” things in the bed, please rest assured that our bedding is all professionally laundered and changed for each new guest. Our housekeepers should be picking up on any faulty bedding... More

Wakefield, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Stayed here overnight to see Robbie Williams .stayed before and in general its a fan yha.lovely breakfast and the only yha I think is good value for money for breakfast with a proper buffet! The bar and cafe previously I've used and reasonable value for money. Love the lift to the second floor :-) through the day it seems a... More

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

Thanks for the review; sorry we didn’t get it quite right this time. Dorm beds are great value for money, for guests who prefer not to share we do have a limited number of smaller rooms which sell for as little as £39 per night, unfortunately these rooms must have been already sold on the night you stayed so the... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I stayed at the YHA one night, and that was probably enough. The self catering kitchen was tiny. There were kids everywhere. People running in the halls at all times of the night. We asked for a twin room and got a 4 person one. Average location (a fair walk to all stations and city centre). It does have positives... More

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

Thank you for leaving us some feedback, we’re sorry to hear you didn’t have a great stay. We do want all our guests to have a good nights sleep, a few guests have recently mentioned a lot of noise so we are in the process of reviewing our night procedures and have just invested in an upgraded CCTV system which... More

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Address: Potato Wharf | Castlefield, Manchester M3 4NB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — YHA Manchester 4*
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