The Portland Hotel ★★★★

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Check-in: Feb 20, 2016 Check-out: Feb 21, 2016
3.9 /5
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  • Occupancy: 2
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  • Occupancy: 2
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  • Occupancy: 2


This central location across from Piccadilly Gardens and near Arndale Center gives business and leisure travelers reason to choose The Portland Hotel. Major renovations have transformed the interior, while the exterior maintains an old world charm. Just Gym, the on-site fitness center, offers workout equipment and a pool. On the street level, the Portland Street Restaurant and Bar serves British and European cuisine. Wi-Fi access (fees apply) is available throughoutThe Portland Hotel.


All guest rooms and suites at The Portland Hotel are spacious and tastefully decorated in a contemporary style. Large, flat-screen televisions, high-quality linens and Wi-Fi access (fees apply) are the standard. Suites offer additional space including separated sitting areas as well as upgraded amenities, including bathrobes, Jacuzzi tubs and large work desks.

Property features

A top choice by business travelers in Manchester is also a great option for vacationers. The central location putsThe Portland Hotel guests near Piccadilly Station, Anrdale Center and The Lowry. The Opera House and the Palace Theatre are nearby, as are Lancashire Cricket Club and Manchester United Football Club. The recently renovated hotel also offers diversions on-site. Just Gym, the fitness center at The Portland Hotel offers state-of-the-art equipment for working up a sweat, and an indoor pool for a few laps. The menu at Portland Street Restaurant and Bar features British and European cuisine. Nine tastefully appointed meeting rooms with high-tech equipment, Wi-Fi access (fees apply) and a helpful staff at the ready practically guarantee successful business meetings. Nearby parking is available for a fee.


  • Top ranked business hotel in Manchester
  • Afternoon tea service available for business meetings
  • Walk to Arndale Center, the largest city-centre shopping mall in the U.K.

Nearby attractions

  • The Palace Theatre (0.5 mi/0.8 km)
  • Opera House (0.5 mi/0.8 km)
  • Bridgewater Hall (0.5 mi/0.8 km)
  • The Arndale Center (1 mi/1.6 km)
  • Manchester United Football Club (3 mi/4.8 km)
  • Lancashire County Cricket Club (3 mi/4.8 km)
  • The Lowry (3 mi/4.8 km)


  • Nine meeting and conference rooms accommodating up to 300 people
  • Wi-Fi access available (fees apply)


  • Piccadilly Station (0.3 mi/0.5 km)
  • Manchester Airport (10 mi/16.1 km)


Portland Street Bar
Offering a wide selection of drinks, light refreshments and meals, our Portland Street Bar situated on the ground floor, is the perfect place to relax with views over Portland Street and all the major sporting events on our big screen.
Portland Street Restaurant
Dine in comfort in our Portland Street Restaurant offering a range of British and European cuisine to suit all occasions and appetites.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
The largest function room, the Lakeland Suite, seats up to 300 delegates theater-style, or 220 for a dinner-dance; traditionally decorated and fully accessible, it's also one of Manchester's most popular wedding venues. The Suite can be split into two smaller rooms, each seating 65 people, if required.

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  • Free Wi-Fi in Room
  • Indoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities


  • No smoking rooms/facilities
  • Concierge
  • Elevators


  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness center or spa
  • Fitness Center
  • Solarium


  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour room service


  • Laundry service
  • In-Room Safe
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Doctor on call
  • Currency exchange


  • Free Wi-Fi in Room


  • Parking


  • Wheel chair access
  • Public areas wheelchair accessible for disabled
  • Ramp access to buildings
  • Brailled elevators

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Nearby points of interest

Piccadilly Gardens 0.1 mi
Canal Street 0.2 mi
Piccadilly Tower 0.2 mi
Manchester Chinatown 0.2 mi
Alan Turing Memorial 0.2 mi
Sackville Street 0.2 mi
Manchester Art Gallery 0.3 mi
Craft Centre 0.3 mi
Arndale 0.3 mi
Chinese Arts Centre 0.3 mi
Band on the Wall 0.4 mi
Town Hall 0.4 mi
Manchester King Street 0.4 mi
Albert Square 0.4 mi
Palace Theatre 0.4 mi
Royal Exchange Theatre 0.4 mi
Manchester Wheel 0.4 mi
Printworks 0.4 mi
Exchange Square 0.4 mi
St Anns Church 0.4 mi
Triangle 0.5 mi
Urbis 0.5 mi
Cornerhouse 0.5 mi
Free Trade Hall 0.5 mi
Manchester Cathedral 0.5 mi
Dancehouse Theatre 0.5 mi
Green Building 0.5 mi
Bridgewater Hall 0.5 mi
Manchester International Convention Centre 0.6 mi
Manchester Arena 0.6 mi
M.E.N. Arena 0.7 mi
Opera House 0.7 mi
Beetham Tower 0.7 mi
Mamucium 0.7 mi
Manchester Aquatics Centre 0.7 mi
Peoples History Museum 0.7 mi
Granada Studios 0.9 mi
Museum of Science and Industry 0.9 mi
Manchester Apollo 0.9 mi
Manchester Museum 0.9 mi
Jewish Museum 1.1 mi
Contact Theatre 1.2 mi
Manchester Academy 1.4 mi
National Squash Centre 1.4 mi
Whitworth Art Gallery 1.4 mi

Hotel Policies

  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Feb 20, 2016 Check-out: Feb 21, 2016