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Piccadilly Gardens

Manchester, England
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Lovely centre piece

Well I don’t know much about the city but I was told to take a walk through the gardens!! I have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
James L
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Good place but..

Nice place for coffee shops, bars, and restaurants. - In my last visit, locals near the garden... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarah_Alawadhi_KW
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This massive central square with its picturesque gardens is surrounded by large hotels, shops and restaurants, and presents a bustling and vibrant area of the city that is full of shoppers, business people, tourists and party-goers, day and night.
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good17%
  • Average25%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible29%
1 week ago
“Lovely centre piece ”
2 weeks ago
“Good place but..”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well I don’t know much about the city but I was told to take a walk through the gardens!! I have to say the gardens are not there any more so maybe that needs to be sorted or a little name change need to take...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for coffee shops, bars, and restaurants. - In my last visit, locals near the garden were very rude to my Muslim family, even though we didn’t do or say anything we were just walking back to the hotel. - it’s somehow unsafe as...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really nice spectacle to see in Manchester after dark. There’s also a cleverly designed play area nearby.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice urban square and during the day there is a lot of hustle and bustle around as people go about the shops and bars etc. The square has some nice fountains that shoot up from the slabs and has a light colour...More

Thank Meowclaire
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Piccadilly Gardens is the middle of Manchester's City Centre. Piccadilly Gardens is one of the most notorious attractions with many restaurants surrounding it plus a bus station and tram stop. This place is best to go in the evening as there is a large fountain...More

Thank Izak H
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

I do like a good fountain show with lights. It's like one of those things you can sit and watch for ages. But it was hard to truly sit there and relax because of the noise. It's close to some bus stops on one side,...More

Thank Nora D
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

The Interior Architecture and Design students and tutor team from NTU visited Manchester in February 2018. High on our agenda was the Tadao Ando building in Piccadilly Gardens - it did not disappoint as the only work of the famous Japanese Architect in the UK....More

Thank Ellen T
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Visited on Sunday 5th November, this is best described the centre of Manchester. It's central to all the transport you need to get around this city.

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

The gardens have been recently updated and the flat ground fountains are still a pleasure to watch Good selection of hotels near by and the Metrolink, coach and bus stations are in close walking order Market Street and Affleck's Palace are in close walking distance

Thank libby40EnglandUk
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

It has been spruced up and there are pop up places to eat and catering vans. The gardens can still be a bit hit and miss. Better and busier in the summer but also a few dodgy people hanging about. Do spend time looking at...More

Thank PrestonGuild
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