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Hatter's Hostel

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

lunatic asylum posing as a hostel.staff apparently can let in anybody at any time at short notice.So at 4.30am a women entered a mixed dorm,took her clothes of and jumped into a top bunk bed.Smell of sweaty clothes and sweaty socks. The hostel sits on top of a nite club so the noise was constant even on the 4th floor....

2Thank ginostnapier
Zabbar, Malta
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Excellent location between the main train station and the centre of Manchester. Extremely friendly and helpful staff There is an activity every night for the guests. Although the toilets were cleaned, there are too few of them resulting in them being quite dirty by the evening.

Thank Noel S
Reviewed 30 September 2016

On my nine week trip through Britain I now stayed in many hostels and guest houses. As this hostel offered prices within my budget, I chose to stay two nights at Hatter's. Unfortunately I have to say that all hostel I have been staying at since I began my trip had a better quality. The rooms and bathroom facilities are...

Thank Silvio B
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This is not the best hostel I have ever stayed, but not the worst. Yes it is very noisy ( the doors to the rooms) and be prepared for a cold shower - in the Mens anyway. Nothing to complain about the common area or kichen. Staff are OK although a couple of the female receptionists are a bit 'slow'...

Thank James B
Pavia, Italy
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Good location, not so good cleanliness and very bad management of the entrance. I "have lost" a bag and in the middle of the night we were waken up by the staff because a guy founded a drunk man sleeping in his bad. Very bad experience.

Thank emanuelegiorgi
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This large hostel in central Manchester has a big old-fashioned cast iron lift shift running through the building from floor to roof. It's a very interesting piece of architecture and looks as if it's been there since Queen Victoria was on the throne - as does the hostel's bed linen, decor and toilets. Basically, this place needs a throrough refurb...

Thank artgarfheinkel
Purwokerto, Indonesia
Reviewed 23 September 2016

- Bedroom: quite okay - Internet connection: poor, slow - Bathroom: really let me down, nothing to hang the cloth inside the tube - The lift can only be used by the staff and I stayed in the 5th floor

Thank mashariyadi
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Of all the hostels and hotels I have stayed in, this is the first time I have ever been faced with unmade beds with unwashed bedlinen... The standard at Hatters is generally considerably lower than other hostels in my experience. Apart from a loud and broken soundsystem, really poor breakfast (cheap nasty instant coffee, really??), showers (on a different floor)...

1Thank mcb506
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Hatters is located in a great location. It is close to a lot of bars and the downtown area. The building is unique and has so much character. The staff was friendly and awesome. The rooms could use a bit of work but it was a good place for a few days.

Thank haleyfitz6
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Stayed at this hostel Friday to Sunday. Check in was fine quick and simple even with a group size of 11, We was not given enough room keys for everyone to have one so had to share between 2. We wasn't informed that the lift was not to be used so had to carry baggage up 3 flights of stairs...

Thank Gary M

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hatter's Hostel

Address: 50 Newton Street, Manchester M1 2EA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range: $24 - $368 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hatter's Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Choose a lower floor (if poss); as lift is for staff only”
 of 5 bubbles PatrickDenBosch, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“pay more for exclusivity.”
 of 5 bubbles terrydeeks802, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“avoid the private room, it is really noisy”
 of 5 bubbles L7703XBdand, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are no good rooms, book a cheap hotel instead.”
 of 5 bubbles 246ameliav, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Check prices on different sites and smaller rooms usually = more personal space. Worth the extra cash”
 of 5 bubbles josephelliot, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
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