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The Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club

Wilmslow Road | Didsbury, Manchester M20 5WZ, England
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not nearly as bad as some on here would have you believe. The bar area, restaurant and function suite are all refurbished. The gym is superb, with many machines I had never seen before. The pool area, changing rooms and the guest bedrooms are somewhat dilapidated with the ladies changing rooms currently verging on being ruins. I actually like ruins... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I feel it's only right to rate for value for money. We were struggling to find an affordable hotel at last minute and this place was very well priced compared to everywhere else in the area. The rooms could definitely do with an update but for what we payed we really can't complain. The leisure centre facilities were very good... More 

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Wigton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting family in the area and booked this hotel at the last minute and got very good value for money. All of the staff were very friendly and extremely helpful. Our stay included breakfast which was very good. The only thing I didn't like was the coffee and tea wasn't served to the table it was in thermal... More 

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Bourne, Lincolnshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The main thing this place has is availability. The food is usually quite good, and reasonably priced although breakfast this time was unexpectedly poor. The rooms remain cupboard-sized, unheated, and without facilities for charging a phone or plugging in a laptop. The shower is a joke, just a nozzle over the toilet. The internet mostly works, though, if you go... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is the worst hotel I have ever stayed in. Actually it is really just a few outdated rooms stuck on the side of a smart looking swimming pool and gym, even areas of the leisure facility leave a lot to be desired. The room itself had no heating and there was a draught from the window. They brought an... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We had a business meeting on a cold day in January. Firstly, the car park hardly had any spaces despite being quite large for a hotel of its size. I later discovered that this is due to the popular gym facilities- they obviously do classes and everyone arrives by car. Bear this in mind if you've got cases as you... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

My boyfriend booked this hotel for a Valentine's treat for us over the weekend. We had two nights at the hotel and I wouldn't fault it. The room was a tad small, but for both of us it was an ideal size. It was extremely clean and tidy and the cleaners visited the next day, so it was kept in... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Dated dated dated avoid if you can rooms have art ex ceilings that are flaking the sink in the old bathroom was cracked no coffee or bath room gels were replaced the road leading to the hotel is more suited to 4x4 than cars be warned Gym is dated with the roof stained with mold Just do not stay there... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Unlike many hotels that have a leisure centre in addition to the accommodation, this one has some accommodation attached to a gym and pool. The room was pretty awful - dated furniture, a headboard for twins behind a double bed and a cheap and nasty feel to it all. The fan in the bathroom didn't work and there was consequently... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Stayed here last Saturday as there was a family wedding there. Booked in and the staff was very helpful and as we had a 7 week old baby they help bring our bags to the room. On entry to the room we found the main light in the room did not work. We later found out that the light switch... More 

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