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Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fantastic small hotel, brilliant staff with a lovely restaurant. Ideally located with a stones through from Piccadilly station. The extra added touch with the biscuits are great....Will definitely be returning, thank you all.

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had to stay in Manchester unexpectedly because trains were cancelled due to a storm. Accidentally found this hotel and immediately said 'I've had one of those days'. Immediately brought proper coffee and biscuits to my room (the coffee in the room is proper, with caffetiere). Everything is luxury and high end, the hospitality is the same. A little quirky...

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was treated to a weekend getaway by my boyfriend who with the help on the staff made my 40th memorable. There was champagne on arrival and there was also nice little surprise awaiting in the room which I thought was a nice gesture that the staff helped arrange upon request after explaining our reason for staying. Our stay was...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We chose this hotel for the location as it was convenient for everything. We had a super warm welcome and our room was spotless, warm and comfortable. I'd advise upgrading to a balcony room as I feel it made a difference. Wonderful staff and a perfect stay all around, thank you.

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Derry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Loved the atmosphere and the decor was really nice!! We really enjoyed our night at Velvet, bar staff were helpful and friendly and even gave good advice regarding sight seeing and shopping.... we will definitely be back

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Barnoldswick
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Have stayed with my partner at the Velvet so many times that I have lost count . Its stylish , clean, well thought through & smart . Nice touches beyond its interior design, such as sweeties, welcome drinks & a free rubber duck . Staff are always affable & genial . Well located for Piccadilly & set in the buzz...

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Killarney, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Ok we have stayed in a lot of hotels around the word and I would rate this as my worst experience.... The hotel itself wasn't really the problem although it's a bit old with brown wood everywhere in the room. The problem was the noise.. We aren't exactly the go to bed early kind of couple so it wasn't that....

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Sheffield
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a really good stay at the Velvet it is a great hotel with fab decor - loved the bed in our room the service was friendly and professional. Has a lovely meal in the restaurant.The room was a little noisy but the website warned it would be.It didn't trouble us as we had 2 good night's on the...

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Colwyn Bay
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Outstandingly beautiful hotel, by far the best me and my partner have stayed at. The rooms are so beautiful you don't want to leave. Little extra touches such as lemon/lime sliced in the room with ice and cafetiere coffee instead of instant was lovely. Staff can't do enough to help and will assist with any issues. The Velvet bar is...

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed just the one night but enjoyed the hotel, bar and restaurant very much. Management were friendly, helpful and accommodating. Decor is beautiful and quirky and the room was warm and inviting. Great central location.

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The chic Velvet Hotel on Canal Street opened in April 2009. It has 19 air-conditioned, decadent boudoirs with free Wi-Fi access and distinctive, modern designs. Velvet Manchester is well connected to Canal Street's Cafe Society. It is a premiere venue in which to eat and drink, relax or party, and has friendly, discreet service.The individual, stylish rooms have digital TV, an iPod docking station, Burt’s Bees toiletries and an in-room 'cocktail and canapé' packages, and more.Continental and full English breakfasts feature locally sourced ingredients and are served in the basement-level Velvet Restaurant (at an additional cost). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Velvet

Address: 2 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3HE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range: $149 - $491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Velvet 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Velvet Hotel Manchester
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Manchester
#2 Business Hotel in Manchester
#5 Romantic Hotel in Manchester
#9 Luxury Hotel in Manchester
#23 Family Hotel in Manchester
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