Premiership football, designer shopping, fine museums, theatres and extreme sports are all near this canal-side purpose built Manchester hostel. Manchester YHA makes an ideal city break base or as a stopover en route to other parts of the North West and promises its visitors a fun and stimulating stay.

Enjoy a pre-dinner drink in the bar, then people-watch from the restaurant window, or terrace, while you enjoy a tasty evening meal. Manchester YHA has rooms with en-suite shower and toilet, and facilities include Internet access/Wi-Fi, games room, TV, laundry, self-catering kitchen, restaurant, café and wheelchair facilities. Breakfast is not included in the overnight price.

Famed for its football team and music scene, which has produced the likes of The Smiths and Oasis, Manchester is a down-to-earth and friendly city. Top attractions include the Lowry art complex, Affleck's Palace and Canal Street gay village.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Relaxing
  • Sightseeing
  • Culture
  • Food-lovers

Green rating



Easygoing and helpful staff. Was greeted with a smile.


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Fri 02 Oct 2015

The staff were incredible friendly and helpful, and the bed was comfortable. The room and showers were very clean. Overall the hostel feels like a safe and comfortable environment. I really enjoyed my stay there.


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Bei Shi,

Sat 19 Sep 2015