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Albert Square

Albert Square, manchester, Manchester, England
+44 161 234 5700
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Average and over priced Christmas Market.

Average and over priced Christmas Market. We celebrate Yuletide by visiting varied markets yearly... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
via mobile
Never miss the markets

Love the gluweins and all the different flavours. Always a great selection of stalls of quality... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Albert Square, manchester, Manchester, England
+44 161 234 5700
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Average and over priced Christmas Market. We celebrate Yuletide by visiting varied markets yearly. It is all subjective and a matter of opinion, but we personally find Manchester average. Similar to Birmingham, stalls tend to be the same with little variety even though there are...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Love the gluweins and all the different flavours. Always a great selection of stalls of quality hand made items. Always busy thoygh so be prepared for that. Not enough public toilets.

Thank sarahbManchester
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

There is always something happening in Albert Square.... I have just been to the German Markets and visited the food festival earlier in the year... I. Aware of the Jazz festival and all sorts of other stuff they lay on... They always do a great...More

Thank Bay-Pixie
Reviewed 19 December 2016

It's not Christmas until I've visited the Manchester Christmas Markets! Love them! There's so much to see, do and sample. So glad they had new mugs this year too! A great day out, as long as you don't mind the crazy crowds!

Thank Natpacker
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This was our first visit to the Christmas market, we were not disappointed. It was a short walk from our hotel, the atmosphere was buzzing, the variation of products on the stalls were amazing, food, drink, jewellery, christmas decorations I could go on and on....More

Thank jfirstone
Reviewed 16 December 2016

The Manchester Christmas market is a great place to visit, with a wide range of stalls and food from Hog Roast to Spanish Paella, to the German bratwurst sausages, my Christmas does not seem to start until I've had my Bratwurst and a Gluehwein. There...More

Thank Leslie M
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Upon arriving in Manchester we located the first market site in Albert square using online information, however, this was more luck than judgement and finding the other sites was a real pain, resulting in us plodding around Manchester in the rain asking people where to...More

Thank AbiB03
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This is a great market with a very good range of stalls. The atmosphere around the square was very friendly and people were obviously starting to get into the Christmas spirit by the amount of shopping taking place. Definitely a place to visit again at...More

Thank SueWolves53
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Love this square but in particular in the run up to Christmas where the largest of Manchester's Christmas markets is held. The town hall building here reminds me a lot of the one in Munich on Marianplatz and like the one there you can go...More

Thank scowy68
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice traditional Christmas market which will keep you amused all day if you wanted. Some lovely beer and food to be had plus loads of stalls selling different items perfect for presents. Enjoyable

Thank FastChar
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12 November 2016|
Response from Mr n Mrs n | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea...best speak to the owner on that note...they will be able to help you with that side of it.
27 October 2016|
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
No, from opening at the end of November. The market is open every day until the end.