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Get an overview of this hotelLuxury Manchester hotel in Manchester City Centre, walk to Manchester Palace Theatre

Popular highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour business centre
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in Manchester City Centre, this luxury hotel is steps away from Manchester Palace Theatre and Canal Street. The Gay Village and Manchester Conference Centre are also within 5 minutes. Manchester Oxford Road Station and Manchester Manchester Oxford Road Station are within a 2-minute walk.

Hotel features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a 24-hour business centre and self parking.

Room amenities

All 270 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with digital channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business centre, a limo/town car service and a meeting room.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. Event facilities measure 25446 square feet (2364 square metres). This Victorian hotel also offers a fitness centre, multilingual staff and concierge services. On-site parking is available (surcharge).

Principal Manchester is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in 
  • Use of nearby fitness centre (discount) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter 
  • Express check-out 
  • Restaurant 
  • Built in 1902 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2364 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business centre 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 25446 
  • Ballroom 
  • Banquet hall 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 270 
  • Television in common areas 
  • One meeting room 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Wedding services 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Heating 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM and at the weekend between 7:00 AM and 10:30 AM.

The Refuge by Volta – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Breakfast

Start your day with a buffet breakfast, available for a surcharge on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM. You can order up room service around the clock.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 18 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 30 per pet, per night.
  • Dogs and cats only

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cots (infant beds) available

Only service animals are allowed

The name of this property was previously The Palace.

This property's elevator (lift) is 55 inches (1.4 meters) wide. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 15.95 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 20.00 per day
  • Nearby parking fee: GBP 15 per 24 hours
  • Pet fee: GBP 30 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Palace Hotel Manchester
  • Palace Hotel
  • Palace Manchester
  • Principal Manchester Hotel
  • The Principal Manchester
  • Principal Manchester

We should mention

One child aged 18 years old or younger stays for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

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