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YHA Manchester

Potato Wharf, Castlefield, Manchester, M34NB, United Kingdom

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Overall Rating 90%

From 11 Reviews

Hostel rating (11)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 90%
Cleanliness 91%
Location 91%
Security 94%
Service 89%
Comfort 86%
Green rating 88%

Large, modern and stylish hostel which enjoys a canal side location, a short walk from the city centre.

  • Dorm
    From $15.87
  • Private
    From $79.36
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Manchester Hostel

Hostel Manchester

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

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.

Prices

Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 18 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 17 qualify for a discount on the advertised price at check-in.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are not members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association
  • A discount of GBP 1.50 (under 18) / GBP 3 (18+) per person per night is available to members on arrival.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Games room
  • TV room
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio

Accessibility

  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine
  • Restaurant onsite

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Charges Apply
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Basic Shop
  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Reception:
Open 24 hours
Check-in:

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +44 345 3719647

Fax. +44 345 3719648

manchester@yha.org.uk

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Old Trafford and Etihad Football Stadium Tours (2 to 3km)
  • Museum of Science and Industry (Less than 500 m)
  • Whitworth Art Gallery (2 to 3km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

Excellent location, close to railway stations and all the museums and the wonderful Alice in wonderland based tea rooms, a not to be missed when in Manchester.

100%

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Bronwyn,

Tue 03 Jul 2018

Thanks for your review. Sounds like you had a great time in Manchester and hope you stay with us next time you're in the city

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YHA Manchester Hostel,

Thu 05 Jul 2018

Hello, I am very sad that I have to do this rating, I visted many YH in many states and this YHA was the most expensive and uncomfortible. 4 bed room had only 2 bund bed and bathroom with toalet and cases for luggage, no tabel, chairs realy very strange. All YH in the world give aso breakfast, which was not there too automatically. Place of YHA was very nice and other facilities ware good too. Isabela Santusová

70%

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Isabela,

Wed 27 Jun 2018

Sorry to read that you found us expensive and uncomfortable. Manchester is a very busy place and we always keep our prices competitive, this means when demand is high it's a little more expensive but equally when it's less busy you can often get a real bargain. To help keep overnight prices as low as possible breakfast is an optional extra and we also have a self catering kitchen should guests want to save a bit more money and cook for themselves. We hope you enjoyed your time in Manchester nevertheless and that you'll perhaps reconsider and stay again soon.

Manager avatar

YHA Manchester Hostel,

Fri 29 Jun 2018

I liked the cleanliness of the facilities

80%

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Katie,

Sat 12 May 2018

Gostei muito do hostel, com padrão de qualidade cima do esperado. Todas as instalações são boas e os funcionários sempre se mostraram cordiais.

97%

Avatar for Breylla

Breylla,

Fri 06 Apr 2018

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (500m - 1km)
  • City Centre (500m - 1km)
  • Cycle trails (500m - 1km)
  • Gym (At or next to the hostel)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (More than 10km)
  • Local market (2 to 3km)
  • Mountainous Area (More than 10km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (Less than 500m)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Nightlife (500m - 1km)
  • Parks / Green Area (2 to 3km)
  • Restaurants (At or next to the hostel)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (At or next to the hostel)
  • Shopping area / Mall (1 to 2km)
  • Ski area (3 to 5km)
  • Swimming pool (At or next to the hostel)
  • Supermarket / Food store (500m - 1km)
  • Theatre (500m - 1km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
15km Manchester - train to Piccadilly
Bus
200m #33 from Piccadilly Railway Station
Underground/Metro
500m Deansgate-Castelfield Metro
Car
Free onsite parking
Rail
500m G-MEX Metro 1km Manchester Piccadilly

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