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Velvet Hotel

4.0 star property
4-star hotel with restaurant, near University of Manchester
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Velvet Hotel

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Signature Suite
Exterior
Property entrance
Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
Lunch, dinner, brunch served; British cuisine, al fresco dining

Overview of Velvet Hotel

9.0 out of 10 Superb
9.0/10 Superb

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
  • 24/7 front desk
  • Non-smoking
Map
2 Canal Street, Manchester, England, M1 3HE
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Front desk safe
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
Feel at home
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Laundry service

Room options

Double Room (dance music can be heard)

  • 19 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Premium Double Room

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Comfort Double Room

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Signature Suite

  • Canal view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Penthouse

  • 23 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Superior Double Room, Balcony

  • Canal view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Exclusive Suite

  • Canal view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Ground Floor

  • 19 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Manchester City Centre
  • Canal Street - 1 min walk
  • AO Arena - 20 min walk
  • Etihad Stadium - 34 min walk
  • Piccadilly Gardens - 1 min drive
  • Manchester Palace Theatre - 1 min drive
  • University of Manchester - 2 min drive
  • O2 Apollo Manchester - 2 min drive
  • Manchester Opera House - 3 min drive
  • Manchester Arndale - 3 min drive
  • Manchester Christmas Market - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Manchester Airport (MAN) - 24 min drive
  • Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon) - 55 min drive
  • Manchester Piccadilly Station - 4 min walk
  • Manchester (QQM-Piccadilly Train Station) - 5 min walk
  • Manchester Manchester Oxford Road Station - 8 min walk
  • Picadilly Gardens Station - 4 min walk
  • Mosley Street Station - 6 min walk
  • Market Street Station - 8 min walk

Restaurants

  • Store Street Craft Bar - 2 min walk
  • Via Fossa - 1 min walk
  • Pollen Bakery - 1 min walk
  • Bar Rogue - 3 min walk
  • Eagle Bar Manchester - 2 min walk

About this property

Velvet Hotel

When you stay at Velvet Hotel, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Old Trafford and Salford Quays. Guests looking for a bite to eat can visit Village Brasserie, which serves British cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. Other highlights at this upmarket hotel include a bar/lounge and a terrace. Fellow travellers love the overall property condition. The property is only a short walk to public transportation: Picadilly Gardens Station is 4 minutes and Mosley Street Station is 6 minutes.

Languages

English, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 36 rooms
  • Arranged over 6 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3 PM until midnight
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • All guests must show a valid ID.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Children (18 years old and younger) are not allowed
  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Off-site parking within 656 ft (GBP 25.00 per day)

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • To-go breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (limited hours)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Romance packages

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 2008
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible
  • Lift
  • In-room accessibility (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 50-inch Smart TV
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Climate-controlled air conditioning and heating
  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Dressing gowns
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress

What to enjoy

  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Village Brasserie – This brasserie specialises in British cuisine and serves brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting).

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: GBP 50.00 per accommodation, per stay

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: GBP 1.20 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

  • To-go breakfast is offered for an extra charge of approximately GBP 9 per person
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 20.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue
  • Front desk
The following facilities are closed on Monday and Tuesday:
  • Restaurant

Parking

  • Parking is available nearby and costs GBP 25.00 per day (656 ft away)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner and through room service.

Policies

Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ+ friendly).
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
This property accepts major credit cards, debit cards and cash.
This hotel will place a credit card or debit card authorization for the room rate and security deposit at check-in. Cash payments/deposits are accepted with valid photo ID.

Also known as

Hotel Velvet
Velvet Hotel
Velvet Hotel Manchester
Velvet Manchester
Velvet Hotel Hotel
Velvet Hotel Manchester
Velvet Hotel Hotel Manchester

Frequently asked questions

Does Velvet Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Velvet Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Velvet Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Velvet Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Velvet Hotel?
You can check in from 3 PM - midnight. There's a charge of GBP 20.00 for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Contactless social distancing and check-out are available.
Is there an on-site casino at Velvet Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Manchester235 Casino (15-min walk) is nearby.
What is there to do at Velvet Hotel and nearby?
Recommended spots to visit include University of Manchester (11-min walk) and Royal Exchange Theatre (13-min walk), along with Manchester Arndale (13-min walk) and Manchester Opera House (0.9 mi).
Are there restaurants at or near Velvet Hotel?
Yes, Village Brasserie offers al fresco dining and British cuisine.
What's the area around Velvet Hotel like?
Velvet Hotel is in Manchester City Centre, a short 4-minute walk from Picadilly Gardens Station and 5 minutes' walk from Piccadilly Gardens.

Reviews

9.0

Superb

9.2/10

Cleanliness

9.2/10

Staff & service

8.6/10

Amenities

9.0/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.8/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Exceptional

Classy & comfy
Amazing, we celebrated in the signature suite for our first anniversary, comfortable and very welcoming staff, only had a slight problem with our parking & the bathtub plug but was sorted instantly, will be staying again 100%. Thank you velvet hotel 👍
Jarred, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

John, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

John, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Alex, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

HAYLEY, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Gorgeous hotel in the heart of the Village!
Friendly greeting from staff and a lovely glass of bubbles! The room was amazing with a fabulous work area and separate bedroom, I was blown away! Will definitely be back and highly recommend.
Alison, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Chris, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Dusty, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Rebecca, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lee, 1-night trip
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