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Hotel Gotham
5 out of 5
100 King Street, Manchester, England
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4.7/5Exceptional! (995 reviews)
Best hotel in Manchester

"Really nice staff, in the circumstances, hotel is five star all the way, will be staying again."…"

Reviewed on 5 Nov 2020

Hotel Gotham
Roomzzz Manchester City
4 out of 5
36 Princess Street, Manchester, England
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The price is £56 per night from 19 Mar to 20 Mar
4.6/5Wonderful! (894 reviews)
Manchester stay

"Excellent apart hotel stay, wonderful amenities, fully equipped kitchenette. Excellent for longer self serviced stays"…"

Reviewed on 8 Nov 2020

Roomzzz Manchester City
The Edwardian Manchester, A Radisson Collection Hotel
5 out of 5
Free Trade Hall Peter Street, Manchester, England
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The price is £129 per night from 28 Feb to 1 Mar
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,194 reviews)

"Excellent stay great hotel. The hotel was very clean the staff were very helpful"…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb 2021

The Edwardian Manchester, A Radisson Collection Hotel
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Worsley Park Marriott Hotel & Country Club
4 out of 5
Worsley Park, Manchester, England
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The price is £85 per night from 27 Feb to 28 Feb
4.5/5Wonderful! (794 reviews)
flying visit!

"Our stay was lovely, great location helpful And friendly staff. Needed to book a meal unfortunately the restaurant couldn’t accommodate us, a family of 4. the pool was great and changing rooms clean. Only downside was the very hard mattress, and it would also be great if they offered a family room ..."…"

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2020

Worsley Park Marriott Hotel & Country Club
Kimpton Clocktower
5 out of 5
Oxford Street, Manchester, England
The price is £101 per night from 21 Mar to 22 Mar
4.4/5Excellent! (975 reviews)
Hotel stay Oct 30-31

"Hotel was very nice and had a good feel to it. Our experience was spoiled a bit though in the Refuge restaurant as we had to wait nearly 1 hour for food which was not acceptable. The restaurant manger was excellent though in trying to resolve the situation. If delays in food preparation are expected ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2020

Kimpton Clocktower
Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel
4 out of 5
Water Street, Manchester, England
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The price is £79 per night from 27 Feb to 28 Feb
4.3/5Excellent! (991 reviews)

"My stay was brilliant very helpful staff and room was lovely and spacious"…"

Reviewed on 15 Nov 2020

Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel
ABode Manchester
4 out of 5
107 Picadilly, Manchester, England
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4.3/5Excellent! (993 reviews)
Friendly and covid secure

"The site was warm welcoming, friendly staff and all covid requirements are actioned."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2020

ABode Manchester
Townhouse Hotel Manchester
4 out of 5
101 Portland Street, Manchester, England
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4.3/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"Couldn’t store bags when checking in had to pay to check in early"…"

Reviewed on 21 Sep 2020

Townhouse Hotel Manchester
The Midland - Manchester
4 out of 5
16 Peter Street, Manchester, England
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The price is £95 per night from 28 Mar to 29 Mar
4.2/5Excellent! (1,143 reviews)
Wonderful stay at the beautiful midland.

"Had a lovely time hotel is beautifully clean and comfortable staff were very helpful spa was fantastic could not fault it highly recommended🤗"…"

Reviewed on 5 Nov 2020

The Midland - Manchester
The Ascott
4 out of 5
6 Half Edge Lane, Ellesmere Park, Salford, Manchester, England
The price is £59 per night from 16 Mar to 17 Mar
4.2/5Excellent! (204 reviews)

"A good hotel. Nice people . Rooms are all different but really nice. Was a little chilly there is no on and off in the room for heating. Would like a bit more milk for coffee. Over all enjoyed my stay . Will use again."…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2020

The Ascott
Novotel Manchester West
3 out of 5
Worsley Brow, Worsley, Manchester, England
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The price is £37 per night from 28 Feb to 1 Mar
4.1/5Very Good! (714 reviews)

"Position for the business I was in town for, efficient and friendly staff comfortable room with good bed and bath/shower,food available of good quality."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2021

Novotel Manchester West
Trafford Hall Hotel, BW Signature Collection
4 out of 5
23 Talbot Road, Manchester, England
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4/5Very Good! (14 reviews)
aybe somewhere else next time

"Convenient location, fairly worn out room and very thin walls"…"

Reviewed on 15 Oct 2020

Trafford Hall Hotel, BW Signature Collection
The Castlefield Hotel
3 out of 5
Liverpool Road, Manchester, England
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3.9/5Good! (539 reviews)
My stay at Castle hotel.

"It was a wonderful stay and achieved my expectations. My kids and myself we were happy for the environment and managed to use the swimming pool and Gym. Very clean and organised with hand sanitizer in place to curb on virus spread. Accessible with transport link and can be used by disabled ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2020

The Castlefield Hotel
Etrop Grange
3 out of 5
Thorley Lane, Manchester Airport, Manchester, England
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The price is £68 per night from 9 Mar to 10 Mar
3.8/5Good! (996 reviews)
Francs

"Friendly staff and close to airport; quiet and comfortable: enjoyed the bath. No meal service due to COVID19 but otherwise ideal."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jul 2020

Etrop Grange
Victoria Warehouse Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Trafford Road, Manchester, England
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3.5/5Good! (460 reviews)
Like a squat.

"Room was so damp we smelt it before we entered the room. In fact I didn’t even enter the room it was that bad. We were shown a second room that was almost as bad so we have our money back. If I was sleeping rough on Picadilly Gardens and I was offered this place, I would seriously think twice about ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Feb 2020

Victoria Warehouse Hotel
The Mitre Hotel
3 out of 5
1-3 Cathedral Gates, Manchester, England
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3.3/5 (878 reviews)
Thankyou.

"So many little things .my room upgrade .the view that i didnt expect a large kingsize bed to sprawl across and an amazing breakfast could hardly finish the plate.So many nice smiles and a warm wellcome . Had been to a service in the Cathedral and the day before training for an event .could not have ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug 2020

The Mitre Hotel
Selina NQ1 Manchester
3 out of 5
15 Hilton Street, Manchester, England
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3.2/5 (13 reviews)

"What I like is this property is 5 min walk from city centre, very convenient for food, groceries and shopping. Staffs were helpful. However I had a few disappointments: it’s noisy with people stomping around the corridor and banging on doors! There’s only one kettle to be shared in the kitchen and ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

Selina NQ1 Manchester
Britannia Country House Hotel & Spa
3 out of 5
Palatine Road, Didsbury, Manchester, England
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3/5 (994 reviews)

"My stay was fine, my first trip since COVID-19 and the hotel was very organised, I felt very safe."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jul 2020

Britannia Country House Hotel & Spa
Britannia Hotel - Manchester City Centre
3 out of 5
35 Portland Street, Manchester, England
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The price is £28 per night from 2 Mar to 3 Mar
2.9/5 (1,856 reviews)

"Lovely reception staff and a very clean and spacious room. Everything was covid secure and check in and out was quick and simple"…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan 2021

Britannia Hotel - Manchester City Centre
Britannia Sachas Hotel
3 out of 5
Tib Street, Back Piccadilly, Manchester, England
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2.7/5 (999 reviews)

"great location and facilities and restaurant, everything is close to the hotel, plus a great tram system for getting around"…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2020

Britannia Sachas Hotel
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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in Manchester

Travelling to new places can be more than just marking off a place on the map, it can also be about experiencing the history and culture of an area. A fantastic way to get an idea of the city's culture is to absorb yourself in its history. Touring the area's landmarks or museums is a great start, but a stay in a Manchester historic hotel can ferry you back to the past. Pack your duffel (and no need for the time machine) as your Manchester famous hotel awaits.

Something Old, Something New

When you walk through your Manchester hotel's doors, you'll be transported to the past. With their Victorian-style and addresses in the centre of the city, you'll love the look and feel of your one-of-a kind accommodation. Although these accommodations are vintage, they have of the up-to-date comforts that help you relax or keep in touch during your getaway. You will notice your room outfitted with a comfy bed, lots of character, and about anything else you'll need for a wonderful visit.

After you've checked-in and had time to look around your historic hotel, you can explore the renowned landmarks and museums to absorb more of the region's culture. Manchester has three museums. With places such as the Imperial War Museum (North), Manchester Museum, and the Heaton Park Tramway Transport Museum you will have plenty to do during your visit. If you want more things to do in Manchester, feel free go through our review section. You'll find recommendations on what to see and where to go in this place.

Your Manchester Hotel Is Waiting

If you want to get the most from your Manchester visit, a stay in a vintage hotel will elevate your experience in this historic city. With Expedia's choice of 122 one-of-a-kind accommodations to decide from, you are sure to discover one that is ideal for your stay. But, just like the past civilisations, these deals won't last forever. Reserve soon to get a place in one of these distinctive properties.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Manchester?
You’re already probably planning a visit to places with historical relevance while on holiday in Manchester. Be sure to check out the major shopping area and acclaimed theatre scene while you’re here. You can also discover the area’s fascinating museums.
What's the best accommodation in Manchester to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Selina NQ1 Manchester is a top 3-star property for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and free WiFi. Other choices to soak up the local history include Chancellors Hotel and Conference Centre and The Ascott.
How many historical hotels will I find in Manchester?
In Manchester, there are 775 hotels and other accommodation options bookable on Expedia, including 159 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical places and other sights in Manchester?
Manchester is notable for landmarks like Manchester City Hall, St Mary’s The Hidden Gem and Castlefield Roman Fort. Known for its theatres and museums, cultural venues include Manchester Opera House, Manchester Palace Theatre and The Gay Village. Other popular sights include Piccadilly Gardens and AO Arena.
What is a historic hotel like in Manchester?
Guests who book a historic hotel can sleep someplace that has a national historic designation. A castle, stately home, palace or even a pub, lodge, old police station or skyscraper can be considered a historic hotel provided that it’s of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are often found in the public spaces and guestrooms of historic hotels in Manchester, giving a historical feel.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. but overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and building of historic hotels are generally the most significant aspect. For a heritage hotel, mainly, it’s cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Manchester have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, but every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities and the normal amenities found in most hotels should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Manchester, you won’t be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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