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Superior Double Room
290 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Deluxe Twin Room
332 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Double Room
291 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Urban Double
215 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Classic Twin Room
290 square feet
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Double Room, 2 Double Beds
333 square feet
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Classic Double Room
290 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite
705 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Classic Double Room Single Use
215 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Get an overview of this hotel
Luxury Manchester hotel in Manchester City Centre, walk to Manchester Palace Theatre

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
24-hour business center
Laundry facilities

Location

Located in Manchester City Centre, this luxury hotel is steps 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 center and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a 24-hour business center, and self parking.

Room Amenities

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

Languages Spoken

  • English

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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 center, 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 meters). This Victorian hotel also offers a fitness center, multilingual staff, and concierge services. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Principal Manchester is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator/lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built - 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 center
  • 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 Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

Principal Manchester offers 270 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. 21-inch flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Refrigerator
  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
  • Free bottled water
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Heating
  • Digital TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Room service (24 hours)

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM and on weekends 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.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

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

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 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.

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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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 Names

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

We should mention

One child 18 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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 Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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