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Velvet Hotel

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  • Terrible1%
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“canal street”(252 reviews)
“fresh milk”(101 reviews)
“balcony room”(53 reviews)
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Stayed 2 nights. Room 21. Room very gothic (for that read dark) but very nice and definitely "boutique". Some lovely extra touches with a welcome tray of ice & lemon. The bathroom was pretty shabby with broken tiles, stained woodwork and broken fittings. No problem...More

Thank Kim R
Response from VelvetHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Velvet HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kim R, Thank you for your review, as you will see the new owner shares your concerns and is investing a great deal in the business. We hope to see you again in the new year wheb we can share with you the changes...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

I consider £250 for one night with no breakfast to be expensive and i therefore have high expectations. Hotel was very tired looking, carpets worn out, paint flaking off bedside tables in bedroom, very small room - grab and go breakfast in reception very poor,...More

Thank julie h
Response from VelvetHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Velvet HotelResponded 10 December 2017

Dear Julie H, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay, our prices are reflective and in line with the city events and demand, on peak days these can seem quite high but should not affect anyone’s expectations based on price paid, we...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Our stay was marred by banging club music from the nearby Kiki bar, which kept us awake until way after 2am (on a Sunday, so goodness knows what it's like on a Friday or Saturday). I realise one has to expect a bit of noise...More

Thank Sparkle1978
Response from VelvetHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Velvet HotelResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you Sparkle1978 for your comments, apologies if the vibrant area affected your stay, we do hope you come back, there are many different room types and features for you to try, and with our refurbishment programme in place who knows what changes are to...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The hotel was nice but our room ( 35 balcony room ) was very small and every table in the room ( there was only 3 ) had blistered water damaged surfaces and the floor was covered in black marks / paint spills? Also had...More

Thank steven j
Response from VelvetHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Velvet HotelResponded 10 December 2017

Dear Steven J, Thank you for your feedback, as you will see from many replies the hotel has recently undergone a change of ownership, it’s a very exciting time for the hotel as we are undergoing a full refurbishment programme which will continue into 2018...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017

Stayed one night, in penthouse suite. Upon arrival staff were very friendly and personally showed us to the room. We received a complimentary welcome tray of latte, fresh milk and lovely biscuits. Great touch. Room was spacious and clean. Lovely roll top bath in the...More

Thank Alison N Andy O
Response from VelvetHotel, Guest Relations Manager at Velvet HotelResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you for your great comments, we love our hotel and we are glad you did too Kind Regards, Velvet

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GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
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Air Conditioning
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US$103 - US$338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Green Hotel in Manchester
#2 Business Hotel in Manchester
#5 Romantic Hotel in Manchester
#8 Luxury Hotel in Manchester
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$103 - US$338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Manchester
#2 Business Hotel in Manchester
#5 Romantic Hotel in Manchester
#8 Luxury Hotel in Manchester
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (620)
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DaynaB4
5 September 2017|
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Response from I D | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can and a late check out but maybe a slight fee for that
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790john22
11 June 2017|
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Response from commuter127 | Reviewed this property |
From what I saw in the Cocktail Bar later that night, I don't think it will be a problem
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Abbey N
8 December 2016|
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Response from brendanm176 | Reviewed this property |
Not all have balconies. Some which do have balconies have quite bad views as well Also no deposit required.
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"If you want a quieter room ask for top floor. Room 16 bed is great but above the bar."
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"The room we stayed in had a sky light which gave great light to the room"
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"Our room was room 24 which was excellent. Large double bed, beautiful ensuite bathroom and air conditioning."
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