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Village Hotel Manchester Bury
Ranked #4 of 7 Hotels in Bury
Hampshire, England
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149 reviews
94 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
“Worst sleep ever”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2008

Outside very grand. Good location. Public spaces very chic. Breakfast buffet very good, though for some reason my "toast" was carbonised to the extent that I wasn't sure if it should be eaten or used as charcoal for a barbecue.

It was the bed that did it though. It was a single bed on a divan with the rigidity of lettuce teetering on wheels so that ever small move during the night caused an alarming amount of movement. It was like trying to sleep on an enormous blancmange, with every small flinch threatening to throw you on the floor.

The staff didn't ask how my night was, which was pretty lucky for everybody concerned.

I'm back next week and will insist on a double bed. Failing which, I shall drag my mattress down stairs and sleep in reception!

Stayed January 2008
2 Thank JasonLaw_UK
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2007

The Hotel is part of the De Vere group oddly I have an aversion to "corparate hotels" I do not know why and it is irrational as most places are.
Any way I was quite surprised the room was standard nothing special nothing adverse either. The leisure facilities are fine sauna steam room gyms pool etc.
What seperated this hotel was the staff they are genuinly friendly and helpful. As I was attending a function i cant comment oin the restaurant save to say thet the menu at the function was fine the bar wsas not a rip off which is what normally mars a place.
Access is ideal straight off the m66 junction 2.

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  • Stayed November 2007, traveled as a couple
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2007

2 Rooms had been booked for 2 people of the same company, however when it came to the night of the stay 1 person managed to check in and the other person was transferred to a De Vere hotel 20 MILES AWAY!!!! as they were over booked. Totally unexceptable when people have travelled for a long period of time that day and also had a meeting room booked for a meeting the following morning. I noticed that other reviews noted over booking also. What a sham!

Stayed October 2007
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Property: Village Hotel Manchester Bury
Address: Rochdale Road | Waterfold Business Park, Bury BL9 7BQ, England (Formerly De Vere Village Manchester Bury)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Bury
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 7 Hotels in Bury
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Village Hotel Manchester Bury 3.5*
Number of rooms: 128
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Village Hotel Manchester Bury is an ideal base for exploring the Pennines or for a relaxing family weekend. Shoppers will enjoy the Trafford Centre, and the famous Bury Market. You are also close to Manchester with its cosmopolitan array of attractions. Football enthusiasts could find it hard to miss a trip to Manchester United and Manchester City football grounds. Village Hotel Manchester Bury has 128 bright and modern bedrooms, a choice of stylish dining or a traditional pub, Starbucks Coffee Shop, a relaxing Spa, state-of-the-art Health and Fitness Club, Swimming Pool, Meeting and Conference Centre, Live Party Nights, Wedding Licence, free parking and free wi-fi throughout the hotel. ... more   less 
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