Britannia Country House - Manchester

Palatine Road, Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 8UF  show map
 3 stars
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Britannia Country House - Manchester

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

The excellent 3-star Britannia Country House features 24-hour security, 24-hour reception and room service. Britannia Country House has been welcoming guests to its beautiful rooms since 1950.

The hotel boasts good location next to The Sikh Temple, The Manchester Museum and Waterside Arts Centre. The city center is 8 km away from the hotel.

A gallery and a museum are set within walking distance.

Britannia Country House is within a 10-minute drive to Manchester airport.

Rooms

Guests at Britannia Country House are accommodated in rooms with multi-channel television, a mini bar, a dressing room, an individual safe and IDD telephone. Other comforts include coffee/tea makers and an electric kettle for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the dining area. Guests will taste special cuisine in the large on-site restaurant. The property is set in Didsbury district, within about 10 minutes' walk of Woodstock Tavern and The Northern Kitchen & Bar that serve delectable meals.

You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs GBP 10.50 per person per night. 

Services

There are a hairdresser, currency exchange and a luggage storage available on the premises.

Relax

The on-site Turkish bath and massage will meet all guests' expectations. On-site fitness facilities include a fitness center and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   255.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Night club
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Trouser press
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Britannia Country House - Manchester Manchester location
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Hotel Address:

Palatine Road, Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 8UF

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City Center
  • Manchester
    4.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Piccadilly Railway Station
    4.3 mi
  • Bus stop
    3.0 mi
Restaurants
  • Albert's Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: English)
    2200 ft
  • The Northern Kitchen & Bar (cuisine: British)
    2100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    255

Rooms and availability

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Size: 175 sq. feet
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        Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed or 1 Double bed and 1 Bunk bed
        Size: 185 sq. feet
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            Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed
            Size: 155 sq. feet
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Britannia Country House - Manchester Manchester location
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              Hotel Address:

              Palatine Road, Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 8UF

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Manchester
                4.5 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Piccadilly Railway Station
                4.3 mi
              • Bus stop
                3.0 mi
              Restaurants
              • Albert's Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: English)
                2200 ft
              • The Northern Kitchen & Bar (cuisine: British)
                2100 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2007
              • Number of floors:
                4
              • Number of rooms:
                255

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • marie louise gardens - 1000 ft
              • Summer in the Park - 2.5 mi

              Places of interest

              • St James & Emmanuel C Of E Church - 3300 ft
              • Cheadle Social Club - 2.1 mi
              • Cheadle & Gatley Conservative Club - 2.1 mi

              Shopping areas

              • Wilmslow Road - 5000 ft

              Amusement

              • Megabowl - 3700 ft
              • Swinton Leisure Centre - 2.1 mi
              • Little Nut Tree Toys - 2.4 mi

              Parks

              • fletcher moss gardens - 4600 ft
              • Didsbury Park - 5000 ft
              • Fletcher Moss Botanical Gardens - 5000 ft
              • Chorlton Water Park - 5000 ft
              • Sale Water Park - 2.1 mi

              Local attractions

              • Chorlton Park - 5100 ft
                Barlow Moor Road, Manchester
              • Didsbury Park - 5200 ft
                Wilmslow Road, Manchester
              • Bruntwood Park - 2.8 mi
                Bruntwood Lane, Cheadle
              • Fletcher Moss Park & Botanical Gardens - 5100 ft
                Millgate Lane, Manchester
              • Platt Fields Park - 2.3 mi
                Mabfield Road off Wilmslow Road, Manchester

              Restaurants nearby

              • Albert's Restaurant and Bar - 2200 ft

                Address: 120-122 Barlow Moor Rd
                Phone: 0161 434 8289

                70% likes this, based on 377 reviews
                Cuisine: English
                Price Range: USD 25 - USD 25

              • Woodstock Tavern - 2100 ft

                Address: 139 Barlow Moor Road
                Phone: +44 (0)161 448 7951

                Cuisine: Eclectic, British
                Price Range: USD 16 - USD 27

              • Lotus restaurant - 2800 ft

                Address: 289 palatine road

                65% likes this, based on 56 reviews
                Cuisine: Indian

              • The Northern Kitchen & Bar - 2100 ft

                Address: Palatine Road
                Phone: 0161 445 3093

                84% likes this, based on 6 reviews
                Cuisine: British

              • Didsbury Lounge - 2300 ft

                Address: Barlow moor road, didsbury

                Cuisine: British

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2007
              • Number of floors:
                4
              • Number of rooms:
                255
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              Britannia Country House Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Britannia Country House

              Average guest rating

              6.2out of 10
              Good
              Based on 974 reviews

              Guest reviews

              • Family with children
                7.0

                not enough bar stewards,there was a wedding going on and it took a while to be served

              • Couple
                5.4

                The carpark had plenty of spaces and the room was spacious

                The hotel staff had shocking interpersonal skills and the the atmosphere around reception was not good.

              • Couple
                10.0

                Friendly staff, comfortable room, and fantastic value for money

              • Group of friends
                8.2

                Fantastic hotel which exceeded expectations!! Plenty of facilities including Indian restaurant, Nightclub and Spa.

              • Family with children
                3.8

                The room we booked into was too small, there were finger prints on the wall and cobwebs in corners. We asked for an upgrade which we had to pay for , the upgrade room was bigger but stank of cigarette smoke we cplained & the too Was sprayed but the smoke smell still came through. The room was noisy. T I hose this hotel because of the pool & the gym, but my children were limited in times they were allowed in & we had to pay on top of the extra up grade. We had run out of money & therefore did not swim, all in all the decor was shabby & in need of up grade. Shame . Could be really nice. We had a diss appointing birthday weekend.

              • Single
                7.4

                Good location for access to city or pleasant trip into Didsbury. Generous parking. Great facility to leave luggage in cloakroom to enable easy travel on public transport. Helpful staff.

                Poor system for ID of lost property - property not labelled with details of when and where found. Housekeeping for lost property only open 9 - 5.

              • Older travelers
                4.2

                Nr to Man Airport

                Overpriced appalling food served in cavery. Facilities eg lifts old and inadequate. Thankfulluy did not have a breakfast there as we perceived overpriced. Did not expect coach trips to take over hotel no space in bar to use wi fi facilities. Would not recommend it.

              • Group of friends
                6.6

                the grounds of the hotel are really nice and the hotel has lots of facilities to use.

                can be noisy for other guests when wedding receoptions are heldand others guests have to be up early for transfers to airport.

              • Single
                4.2

                The Location was great!

                The room smells, there was hair in the bath and it wasn't clean at all. It tooke me about an hour trying to contact the reception to explain that I nees to take a shower and the bathroom needs cleaning!!

              • Family with children
                5.4

                It was convenient for the purpose of my visit to Manchester.

                The rooms were not particularly clean. The pillow cases were'nt changed, just turned inside out. The staircases and corridors did'nt smell very nice.

              • Group of friends
                4.2

                Nothing

                The hotel is very over priced for what you get. In my opinion it is not a 3 star hotel and it needs a total re vamp. A very large percentage of the staff speak only very basic english and communication with them is difficult.

              • Single
                3.8

                I was most unhappy, that, having booked a double room on line I was told on arrival that there were no double rooms available and was given a twin room. In my opinion this is miss selling! The staff were at best disinterested, and at worst rude and the breakfast was very poor value for money.

              • Single
                7.0

                Good breakfast buffet. Neat toilet and complete toiletries

                lack of wireless internet facility in the rooms. Room is small for double.

              • Family with children
                5.4

                Price though I would not stay there again

                The breakfast was terrible and the room was just on the edge of being O.K. This hotel was a cheap affair.

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                Real good value and we use the hotel every time we fly out of Manchester.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Britannia Country House - Manchester Manchester location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              Palatine Road, Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 8UF

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Manchester
                4.5 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Piccadilly Railway Station
                4.3 mi
              • Bus stop
                3.0 mi
              Restaurants
              • Albert's Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: English)
                2200 ft
              • The Northern Kitchen & Bar (cuisine: British)
                2100 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2007
              • Number of floors:
                4
              • Number of rooms:
                255