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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a brilliant night we had at the waterside for our xmas do , the food was fantastic and the atmosphere was brilliant, the staff were very helpful and friendly, the prices for drinks were very reasonable and the rooms are lovely , I will continue to recommend the waterside as a place to relax have fun and all at...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on Friday 25th Nov after a full day of shopping at the Trafford Centre. The price of this hotel was really reasonable and close enough to both Trafford Centre and Manchester for us to do both on a weekend. We arrived at the Waterside at around 8pm and got checked in to our room really easily. Our...

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Thank 226saschal
Chris H, General Manager at Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club, responded to this review

Dear 226saschal, Thank you for your kind words on this site. I am really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, its a bit disappointing you didn't manage to sample breakfast but i am sure you will have chance next time. I am really pleased to find you enjoyed our gym facilities. We have really worked hard over the past...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely hotel Room Was small and lack bath which I always need Lovely the pool and gym Had a reunion Food was not so great Staff friendly Great location but Struggled to find it Will come again if I have a bigger room

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Thank Bukky O
Chris H, Manager at Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club, responded to this review

Dear Bukky O, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. We do have some bigger rooms available and these do contain a bath, if you would like one of these you will need to book a King Bedded room. We will look forward in welcoming you back to the hotel in the future. Regards Chris

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a regular visitor to the Waterside and often order from their food and beverage menu. Their food is excellent and the friendliness of their bar and restaurant staff is second to none. Katrina is excellent and is a credit to the team. I will continue to visit

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Thank RichardBussiness
Chris H, General Manager at Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club, responded to this review

Hi RichardBussiness, Thank you for your kind comments on Trip Advisor. I am always happy to see returning guests having a great time. We will look forward in welcoming you back again. Regards Chris

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to a wedding on the 26/11/2016! I really didn't want to give this place 1 star as I don't think it deserves it, The room upstairs for the reception was freezing cold but was nicely decorated because of the bride and groom the size and layout of the room was very good! The afternoon tea was enough to feed...

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an invite to a party in Manchester, Arsenal v Man united match was on so most hotels were either full or were expensive for Saturday night. looking further afield I found the Waterside Hotel. The room was £105 including a buffet breakfast and use of the Leisure Club and Free car park. Just up the road there are plenty...

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Chris H, General Manager at Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club, responded to this review

Dear Orionorigional, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I read your comments with delight and was really pleased to see you had a great stay with us. It is always nice to see when guests leave with a smile on their faces. We do hope you will stay with us in the future. Regards Chris

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having seen some mixed reviews we had booked a kid free night away and have to say we couldn't have asked for any more. The staff were helpful and attentive and the rooms which have just been refurbished were great. Food was good and location spot on for mooching into didsbury for the nightlife.

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Chris H, General Manager at Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club, responded to this review

Dear Daniel P Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. I am really pleased you enjoyed your time with us and that you enjoyed our refurbished rooms. We will look forward in welcoming you back to stay with us in the future. Regards Chris

Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights while visiting friends in Manchester. We wanted a hotel with a decent sized pool and a reasonable price near zone centre of Manchester, and this is probably the best one that we could find. The staff were very friendly and personable, and the facilities were excellent. The pool is full-sized (25m) and staffed by...

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Chris H, General Manager at Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club, responded to this review

Dear Rhys R, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. I am really pleased you had a good stay with us and that you found our facilities to be excellent. We do know some of our rooms are cosy, as previously mentioned we do have some larger rooms available, maybe book one of these...

Monmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Strange feeling to walk into the reception of a leisure centre before you get to the so called lounge area of the hotel Cold and uninviting to say the least Rooms have just all been refurbished and while clean and tidy they are some of the smallest bedrooms we have stayed in for a long long time The food was...

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Chris H, General Manager at Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club, responded to this review

Dear Jayne L, I am sorry your stay wasn't as you expected, We do have a combine leisure club hotel reception but we have a dedicated area and dedicated staff for our hotel check in guests. The lounge has had a soft refurbish and is due a full refurbish early next year once the Christmas rush has died down, I...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food takes forever. Coffee was cold. Bar is full of flies. Rooms not ready for us. Staff were moaning about people behind the bar. Function room was freezing. Menu is very confusing if you want gluten free, only sandwiches are labeled that they contain gluten. Very disappointed.

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Chris H, General Manager at Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club, responded to this review

Dear loljj, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I know that you was part of a group who use the facilities each week and have looked at your comments. In looking at the booking made the room that was originally booked was ready and I think that there was some confusion about what rooms you were using...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in 8 acres of landscaped gardens on the banks of the River Mersey, The Waterside Hotel is just 10 minutes from Manchester Airport. There is a restaurant, leisure centre and free Wi-Fi.The comfortable rooms at Waterside each have a private bathroom, tea and coffee facilities and a flat-screen TV with Freeview. There is also free parking and a 24-hour front desk.Guests have use of the newly refurbished Leisure Club, which features a 25-metre swimming pool, hot tubs, saunas, steam rooms and a gym. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club

Address: Wilmslow Road | Didsbury, Manchester M20 5WZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range: ₹ 5,198 - ₹ 8,404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waterside Hotel & Leisure Club 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
The Waterside Hotel And Galleon Leisure Club
The Galleon Hotel Leisure
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“Do not stay in 215 it was so noisy right by the reception”
 of 5 bubbles 226saschal, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles swrightnurse, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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“Keep away from the disco!”
 of 5 bubbles 795edithp, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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