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Great John Street Hotel

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Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a special birthday treat back in September for my birthday and thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. The reception area is charming and the process was speedy and efficient with the car valet parked as requested as soon as we arrived. Our room was certainly a birthday treat with a fabulous bathroom duplex featuring two roll top baths...

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Diane W, General Manager at Great John Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Trip Advisor Member, Thank you so much for your lovely review and I am delighted you had such lovely Birthday weekend whilst staying with us. The bedrooms are beautiful, designed by the owners of the Hotel, especially the Eclectic Grand which is the one you stayed in during your stay. We are in a great location, walking distance to...

Marple, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2015

My daughter got married on 30th October and i am writing this review to thank everybody connected at the hotel for making the wedding a very special day. I do not think I have ever met such friendly and helpful staff, nothing was too much trouble and the whole day went so smoothly. The food was excellent, our room was...

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Diane W, General Manager at Great John Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andy, I am delighted you felt your Daughter's Wedding was absolutely marvellous at Great John Street! The team are so happy we made their day so special and your fabulous compliment that you had never met such friendly and helpful staff, was appreciated by all! The Chefs will be delighted you found the food excellent. We are so lucky...

Wigan
Reviewed 3 November 2015

My mother-in-law and myself visited this hotel for afternoon tea and can honestly say it was the best afternoon tea we have had anywhere. The food was excellently presented and tasted delicious. Compliments to the chef. This was my first visit to the hotel but will certainly will be returning again. All the staff are really friendly and very efficient....

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Diane W, General Manager at Great John Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Betty, I was delighted you enjoyed your Afternoon Tea at the Hotel and it was the best one you have ever had! The Chef and his team will be delighted you found the food presented to such a high standard and more important, delicious! Thank you for your kind comments regarding the staff who you found friendly and helpful....

Reviewed 3 November 2015

We celebrated our wedding here last week and couldn't have been more pleased with our venue choice. From the start we loved the uniqueness of this venue within Manchester. This combined with the amazing service and organisation provided prior and on the day enabled a first class experience for us and our guests. Many guests commented on the high standard...

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Diane W, General Manager at Great John Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Amy and Keith, I am delighted you both enjoyed your special wedding day at Great John Street and you were so pleased with your choice stating it was the 'Perfect Wedding Venue'! The Hotel is unique and so different from many Hotels in Manchester especially our duplex bedrooms! Prior to your arrival, I am so happy Sophie looked after...

Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2015

We visited this hotel for afternoon tea on what was a beautiful autumn day ! We sat on the rooftop terrace sipping champagne finding it hard to believe that we were only weeks away from Christmas. It's another world! Crazy to think that we are in the middle of Manchester ! The hotel was amazing, the decor a must see...

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Diane W, General Manager at Great John Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Trip Advisor Member, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review on Trip Advisor and so glad you think our Hotel is 'Amazing'! The décor is very different from most Hotels and we receive many compliments on this and especially on our bedrooms. I am so glad you enjoyed your Afternoon Tea at the Hotel...

Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Visited here for my friends wedding on 24th October 2015 with my wife , 5 year old daughter and new born baby. We arrived outside trying to sort out the car park for the car, we were greeted with attitude and sarcasm outside by the lady sitting parking. (Not what how I expect to be treated at any hotel, never...

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Diane W, General Manager at Great John Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr Percival, Thanks you so much for your feedback and this is not our normal standard of service we offer at the Hotel as you can see from other reviews. I am so very sorry you had a number of issues whilst attending your friends wedding at the weekend. I have already started to investigate all the points you...

leics
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Just celebrated our Daughters wedding in the rooftop lounge and terrace on the 17th October. The whole day and evening were perfect. A special thanks to Sebastion and his team and Sophie as well. They were all great. The food and service couldn't have been better. An amazing venue for a wedding.

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Diane W, General Manager at Great John Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Susan, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review on the Hotel and I am so glad you had an amazing day on your Daughter's wedding. Sebastian,Sophie and the team will be delighted to read your comments on how well they looked after you as will be the Chef and his team that...

Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Three of us treated ourselves to Afternoon tea at Great john street hotel and it was a real treat. We were waited on by Rachel and Bee who looked after us perfectly. The five finger sandwiches where delicious and the three little cakes where gorgeous followed by a lovely warm scone with lashings of jam and cream. We have had...

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Diane W, General Manager at Great John Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bill, Thank you so much for your lovely review and so glad you and your party enjoyed the Afternoon Tea at Great John Street and that Rachel and Bee looked after you so 'perfectly'! I will ensure the Chefs are complimented on the delicious sandwiches and Gorgeous cakes! Please come back and visit us soon! Kind regards

Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

I wanted to arrange an afternoon tea surprise for my mother-in laws 70th birthday and googled hotels in Manchester, Great John Street came up. The hotel looked beautiful and very elegant! It grabbed me straight away. So I decided to have a look on the reviews to make my mind up. The reviews were excellent so I decided to go...

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Diane W, General Manager at Great John Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Trip Advisor Member, Thank you so much for the lovely review you wrote and I am delighted you, your guest's and especially your Mother-in-law had such a lovely time and on such a special occasion. The Chef will be delighted especially our Pastry Chef that you enjoyed the food and the yummy cakes! The girls who serve the Afternoon...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We got married at the hotel on Saturday 12 September on the rooftop terrace and had the most wonderful day. The staff at the hotel (in particular Ryan who was responsible for the day running so smoothly) were fantastic. Bronwen was also key to getting everything planned ahead of the big day itself. Everything ran as we had hoped and...

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Diane W, General Manager at Great John Street Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr Mrs Davies, Congratulations to you both on your recent marriage and thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review on your wedding held at Great John Street. I am delighted you both had such a wonderful day and found the Hotel a Perfect Place for your wedding! The team will be delighted...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Rooftop Lounge
Rooftop Lounge
Cuisines: Bar, Pub
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Only a stone's throw from Manchester's most exclusive shopping areas, restaurants and theatres, this original Victorian school house has been transformed into a chic townhouse hotel with unique, individually designed bedrooms and suites alongside stylish lounges and Oyster Bar.The Old School House also boasts stunning entertainment rooms and features Manchester only Eclectic Roof Terrace available for exclusive use for your own tailor made event.Being madly eclectic, all of our rooms have a personality of their own, giving the guest a unique experience every visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Great John Street Hotel

Address: Great John Street, Manchester M3 4FD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range: $207 - $605 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Great John Street Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Great John Street Manchester
Hotel Great John Street
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Manchester
#2 Luxury Hotel in Manchester
#3 Business Hotel in Manchester
#3 Family Hotel in Manchester
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