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Great John Street Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Great John Street, Manchester M3 4FD, England
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Ranked #2 of 117 hotels in Manchester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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York, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Family treat for end of school holidays, we decided to stay over here, the hotel is a converted school and has kept theme nicely throughout. Great decor and really cosy chic feel, the rooms are generous in size, we went for two boudoir rooms at a very reasonable rate. The girls loved the mezzanine bath! If narrow stairs are an... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here as part of a wedding party, which was just as well, as the disco and dance floor was right above our room, so we wouldn't have got to sleep any earlier! The hotel staff were most accommodating and some of the most genuinely friendly and helpful folk we have met, especially at reception. We were too early... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here several times super location for a night out in Manchester. High lights for us was the huge baths in the rooms and the hot tub on the roof. Cocktails at the bar were not the best but still go down well. Afternoon tea is well worth a try. A little gem of a hotel.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in room 28 a baby grand room. It was spectacular, large bed, and the bathroom was incredible with a bath for 2 and a walk in shower. The only problem was a loud buzzing noise (possibly a water pump or pipes?) that would unpredictably loudly echo around the whole room for couple of seconds approximately 4x an hour..... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel recommended by friends who had stayed here before so I booked it for the Wife's Birthday in July. Lovely hotel in a great location which was what I wanted. The Staff were very friendly and most helpful, a real credit to the place. The room was excellent, very clean and well looked after with the Bathroom upstairs. We didn't... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for afternoon tea earlier in the year for Mothers day and the service and food were both excellent. I have lived in Manchester a long time and didn't know about this gem of a hotel on my doorstep. Apparently it was an old school but the way it has been transformed is spectacular. Unusual decor, quirky rooms etc.so I... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Wedding of my daughter at the Greta John Street hotel was amazing and certainly one of the highlights of my life so far. The old victorian school converted into this eclectic and chic hotel obviously makes it a very desirable wedding venue. Even though access was a little difficult, partly due to it being "Pride" weekend this didn't detract... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most fabulous hotel in the city with a wonderful cocktail bar on the roof complete with jacuzzi. The bedrooms are just darling think enormous white sleigh bed and his and hers roll top baths side by side . Breakfasts cooked from scratch before your very eyes. Wonderful chandeliers . Glorious afternoon teas and the very best cocktails in town.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am staying at this hotel next week for a special night away. I contacted the hotel explaining my partner is returning from Afghanistan and we wish to have a special night away and they have been fantastic is making our stay a one to remember they have offered lots of extra touches and I cannot wait to go. I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got married here last weekend and were pleased when people kept telling us what a great place for a wedding this would be. The reality was much better though as the team made the weekend run so smoothly. The staff are all friendly and made the wedding feel very personal rather than it being just another wedding they were... More

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Address: Great John Street, Manchester M3 4FD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Great John Street Hotel 4*
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Manchester #4 Romantic Hotel in Manchester #4 Business Hotel in Manchester #6 Family Hotel in Manchester
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Only a stone's throw from Manchester's most exclusive shopping areas, restaurants and theatres, this original Victorian school house has been transformed into a chic townhouse hotel with unique, individually designed bedrooms and suites alongside stylish lounges and Oyster Bar.The Old School House also boasts stunning entertainment rooms and features Manchester only Eclectic Roof Terrace available for exclusive use for your own tailor made event.Being madly eclectic, all of our rooms have a personality of their own, giving the guest a unique experience every visit. ... more   less 
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