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Solihull, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2014

Stayed one night whilst on business. Welcome was good on check-in, however, issues with company credit card, sorted by the morning. Room was good with lovely view of quay - bed and pillows very comfy- good shower facilities. Breakfast was adequat -cereals, fruit, pastries, yoghurt, however, rubbery scrambled egg and only sausage and beans for a hot breakfast? Would stay... More 

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DGM_Salford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments on your recent stay with us. I'm pleased that your room was comfortable. Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express is included for all guests and is an continental style with 5 types of cereal, grapefruit segments, fresh fruit, 2 types of fruit yogurt, natural yogurt, croissants, brown and white toast, sliced... More 

London, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Standard Holiday Inn Express in a convenient location close to the tram network and museums in the Salford Quays area. Good welcome from the staff and clean, comfortable rooms suitable for a one night stay. The hotel loses one star for the state of the breakfast room: dirty floor and tables and no sign of staff to clean. Loses another... More 

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DGM_Salford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays, responded to this review

Thank you for feedback. At Holiday Inn Express Manchester Salford Quays we appreciate the loyalty that IHG Reward Club Members bring to our business. I'm sorry that you didn't get the recognition you deserve. I have privately messaged you so I can look into this further. Kind Regards, Tom, Deputy General Manager More 

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2014

First time to the Salford Quays, it's great and the views from the hotel are also very nice. Extremely well located, you can walk from here to the tram (5 mins), to Lowry and the outlet (5-10mins) and to the Imperial War Museum as well as the bus stop to Trafford Centre in just over 10 mins - and what... More 

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DGM_Salford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, I'm pleased you had a great stay and took full advanatage of our great loaction. Hopefully we will see you back at the Hotel soon. Regards, Tom Deputy General Manager More 

Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2014

The hotel is simple, friendly and comfortable in every way...except for incredibly uncomfortable beds. I mentioned the beds at check out and it seemed obvious from the reaction of the very friendly staff person that I was not the first person to mention this. If we were staying any longer than our two nights we would have had to go... More 

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DGM_Salford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments on your recent stay at Holiday Inn Express Manchester Salford Quays. I’m sorry to hear about the beds not being to your liking. We take all feedback on board and will look into this further. Hopefully if you stay with us again they will be more to your liking. Thanks again, Tom More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Spent two nights here to see Robbie Williams in concert at the arena. Friendly staff at the check in. Rooms clean and had all that you need nice view from the windows over looking the canal. Breakfast had a good selection to choice from and plenty of clean tables as the staff where always there clean and topping up the... More 

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DGM_Salford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your wonderful comments on our Hotel. At Holiday Inn Express Manchester Salford Quays are number aim is our guests have an enjoyable stay leave happy, I'm glad you did! I look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to Manchester. Kind Regards, Tom Deputy General Manager More 

Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Spent 2 nights/3 days attending a wedding at Lowry Theatre. Nothing too much trouble for the staff and we got everything we asked for. Tobi excellent. Breakfast had plenty to offer, even for the fussy eater and always sufficient stock. Room very clean and tidy. Tea/coffee stock up in Reception area really handy too. Would definitely recommend. All staff were... More 

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DGM_Salford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays, responded to this review

Dear Jane H, Thank you for taking the time to say ‘thanks’ again! Im really pleased you had a lovely stay. At Holiday Inn Express we want all guests to enjoy their time here, I’m pleased we did our job on your visit. I will pass your kind comments onto Toby. I look forward to seeing you on your next... More 

San Francisco
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42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2014 via mobile

Good value for money, nice clean hotel, breakfast is standard DIY but always hot etc, location is very good, nice and quiet but some nice restaurants nearby. I can recommend Lime just around the corner. Stay here for business trips and the staff are always friendly and nothing is to much trouble

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DGM_Salford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, I'm pleased you had an enjoyable stay and took full advantage of our fantastic location with the various restaurants nearby including the Lime bar that you mentioned. Don’t forget Manchester City Centre only a short tram ride away so you're spoilt for choice! Thanks again, Tom Deputy General Manager More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 28 June 2014 via mobile

Stayed here not long ago for 3nights, it is amazing, friendly staff, not old fashioned, car park at rear which every hotel does not have and is annoying, also great great wifi signal what everyone needs in a hotel. will defiantly come back again if i am in Manchester again with work. ThankYou!!!!

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DGM_Salford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays, responded to this review

Dear Safa S, Thank you for your lovely comments, I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay across all aspects of the Hotel. At Holiday Inn Express we know how important Wi-Fi is to our guests which is why it is FREE everywhere! Its great to hear you will return and hopefully will be leaving your next review with that 4th or... More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2014

Extra special customer service from the staff on reception at Holiday Inn. We were there for a fairly heavy conference, with a 5 hour drive before and afterwards but the staff here put a smile on our faces. Free parking, close enough to the conference at the cricket ground, lovely spacious room, very comfortable bed and pillows, reasonable shower, good... More 

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DGM_Salford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving such wonderful comments on your recent stay with us. I hope you enjoy your next stay just as much! Best Regards, Tom Deputy General Manager More 

Bristol
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33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2014

We stayed here for two nights, our room was quite small for three of us but perfectly adequate for our needs. There are tea and coffee making facilities in the room and free wi-fi. The hotel is in a great location, by the water, and there is a tram stop close by if you want to go to the centre... More 

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DGM_Salford, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your wonderful comments. At Holiday Inn Express Manchester Salford Quays we work hard to ensure that all of our guests have an enjoyable and memorable stay. I'm pleased that we succeeded on your recent visit and I'm hopeful we will again! Kind Regards, Tom Deputy General Manager More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Manchester Salford Quays hotel. This Manchester hotel is located in thriving Salford Quays, surrounded by the water & history of the Manchester Ship Canal & within 1 mile of Manchester United Football Club (Old Trafford), the Lowry Theatre & the Imperial War Museum. This superb location ensures that Holiday Inn Express Manchester Salford Quays is the perfect choice whether travelling on business or pleasure. Manchester city centre is easily accessible and offers a wealth of entertainment venues and shopping including the MEN Arena and Printworks. Our hotel in Manchester is designed to provide consistent value for money & our rates are inclusive of free continental and hot breakfast which is served in the comfort of our Great Room lounge where you can also enjoy free WiFi. In addition, guests also benefit from secure car parking (local charge applies £3.00 per night/per car). Our newly refurbished, air conditioned guestrooms can accommodate up to 2 adults & 2 children & feature en suite power shower, satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, & tea/coffee facilities. Additional facilities include a fully licensed bar, meeting facilities & a 24-hour reception. Wi-Fi is free. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays

Address: Waterfront Quay | Salford Quays, Salford M50 3XW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Salford
Price Range: $108 - $383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Salford Quays 3.5*
Number of rooms: 120
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“Avoid rooms near or next to the lifts, if a football fan get the Old Trafford side!”
  • A sunset & Old Trafford make for a perfect room view!
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“We preferred a room overlooking the water rather than the front of the hotel. The higher the better.”
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“Canal facing rooms have a water view”
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“Quayside view is lovely”
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“Waterfront room for people watching, opposite side overlooks the car parking.”
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