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    The Principal Manchester

    Oxford Street, Manchester M6O 7HA, England
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    Overview
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    • Average9%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed today

    This is a stunning building, with a great history including a purported ghost! The service on arrival was excellent and my room was gorgeous, spacious, very high ceiling, massive windows and an extremely comfortable bed. I requested the windows to be opened (as they were...More

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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The Principal hotel in Manchester really ought to be a very good hotel. It has a lot going for it - a good location in the centre of Manchester, it is set in a magnificent Victorian building (designed by Alfred Waterhouse, who also did the...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Stayed overnight and we were going to get the train- but drove and found multi-storey parking close by. The hotel is not our usual size - it's BIG but is really impressive in that it keeps the old features of the Refuge Insurance Building and...More

    Thank FrankGWard
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    On a positive the hotel is in an iconic building and in a great location BUT it is tired and air conditioning doesn't work leading to horrible hot nights with little sleep. For the second night we moved one of the rooms (hotel was full)...More

    Thank Ian C
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    You know I love the Refuge so this felt like we were almost completing the set - I need a hotel stay here, just saying. Our friends decided to get married - no fuss, minimal comms, small numbers, friends and family only, casual, four weeks...More

    Thank Jamie B
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 115 - US$ 324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #13 Luxury Hotel in Manchester
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 275
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    • Manchester
    • Also Known As
    • Palace Hotel Manchester
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    duncan d
    15 May 2017|
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    Response from NikP59 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes the restaurant and bar are very much part of the hotel and you have direct access We loved it, quite loud music so bear this in mind if that's not your thing. Modern sharing menu, great cocktails and range of spirits in... More
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    11 May 2017|
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    Response from Jojo1998pollyjo1974 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi yes there's a ncp car park which charges you £18 for 24 hrs or more (this is the discounted rate)
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    22 April 2017|
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    Response from NikP59 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there are lifts, and rooms with twin beds or rooms with two double beds if you look at rooms available on the website. When we stayed I wasn't aware of air con as it was March but I think there might be you would need to... More
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    "Get a front room if you want a view - of Manchester's Oxford Road!"
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    "Some rooms are not accessible via lift - make sure you clearly specify if you have special requirements."
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    "Is definitely worth the bit extra and trying for a suite"
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    "If you need Air Con A/C make sure you specify."
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