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 public areas

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

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

Britannia Country House is a 4-story hotel in a metropolitan area of Manchester providing a golf course, a beauty salon and a solarium. Built in 1950 and remodeled in 2007, the comfortable hotel combines high-tech architecture and modern facilities.

The hotel is set in the good location 7 km away from The Opera House. Nestled in the suburb district and 8 km from the city center.

Nearby points of interest include a gallery and a museum.

Manchester airport can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Britannia Country House.

Rooms

There are 255 guestrooms featuring standard twin room for single use, standard family twin room and executive double room equipped with an in-room safe, multi-channel television, coffee/tea makers, a personal computer and a DVD player. They offer en suite bathrooms with a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

The hotel invites guests to the dining area to start their day with a delicious cold buffet breakfast. The restaurant menu features Italian dishes. Restaurant And bar is available on site. Guests can wine and dine at Albert's Restaurant and Bar and Woodstock Tavern, located in the neighborhood.

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

Services

This property offers free parking, a barber shop and a luggage storage along with conference equipment, a business center and a banqueting hall to answer the needs of all guests.

Relax

Leisure options include a leisure center, a nightclub and an indoor swimming pool. A gym, aerobics classes and a fitness center are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Paid 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 in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • 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
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

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

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • 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 / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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
    7.3 km
Airports
  • Manchester (MAN)
    7.2 km
  • Liverpool John Lennon (LPL)
    41.0 km
Train Stations
  • Piccadilly Railway Station
    6.9 km
  • Bus stop
    4.8 km
Restaurants
  • Albert's Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: English)
    640 m
  • Woodstock Tavern (cuisine: Eclectic, British)
    620 m
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

Britannia Country House photos Room
Standard Room
  • Room size:

    16 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cotton sheets
  • Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

TWIN ROOM SINGLE USE. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • VCR player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • VCR player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Standard Triple - Breakfast included

Standard Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

Suite-1 Double Bed, Non-Smoking, Sitting Area

Britannia Country House photos Room
Family Room
  • Room size:

    17 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Double bed and 1 Bunk bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

FAMILY ROOM STANDARD

Superior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Work desk
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Wake up service
Britannia Country House photos Room
Executive Single Room
  • Room size:

    14 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Media:TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Executive Room

Britannia Country House Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • marie louise gardens300 m
  • Summer in the Park4.1 km

Places of interest

  • St James & Emmanuel C Of E Church900 m
  • Cheadle Social Club3.3 km
  • Cheadle & Gatley Conservative Club3.4 km

Shopping areas

  • Wilmslow Road1.5 km

Amusement

  • Megabowl1.1 km
  • Swinton Leisure Centre3.3 km
  • Little Nut Tree Toys3.8 km

Parks

  • Chorlton Water Park1.4 km
  • fletcher moss gardens1.4 km
  • Fletcher Moss Botanical Gardens1.5 km
  • Didsbury Park1.5 km
  • Sale Water Park3.3 km

Local attractions

  • Chorlton Park1.5 km
    Barlow Moor Road, Manchester
  • Didsbury Park1.6 km
    Wilmslow Road, Manchester
  • Bruntwood Park4.6 km
    Bruntwood Lane, Cheadle
  • Fletcher Moss Park & Botanical Gardens1.5 km
    Millgate Lane, Manchester
  • Platt Fields Park3.7 km
    Mabfield Road off Wilmslow Road, Manchester

Restaurants nearby

  • Albert's Restaurant and Bar640 m

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

    70% likes this, based on 377 reviews
    Cuisine: English
    Price Range: INR 1 612 - INR 1 612

  • Didsbury Lounge650 m

    Address: Barlow moor road, didsbury

    Cuisine: British

  • Lotus restaurant870 m

    Address: 289 palatine road

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

  • Woodstock Tavern620 m

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

    Cuisine: Eclectic, British
    Price Range: INR 1 096 - INR 1 805

  • Farmhouse Restaurant840 m

    Address: Notcutts Woodford Park Garden Centre

    61% likes this, based on 34 reviews
    Cuisine: English

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    255
Cities nearby
  • Stockport hotels - 10 km
  • Ashton-under-Lyne hotels - 9 km
  • Oldham hotels - 10 km
  • Sale hotels - 8 km
  • Bury (Greater Manchester) hotels - 13 km
  • Cheadle (Greater Manchester) hotels - 10 km
  • Hyde hotels - 10 km
  • Hale (Merseyside) hotels - 13 km
  • Salford (Greater Manchester) hotels - 4 km
  • Dukinfield hotels - 10 km

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
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Hotel Address:

Palatine Road, Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 8UF

Get directions
City Center
  • Manchester
    7.3 km
Airports
  • Manchester (MAN)
    7.2 km
  • Liverpool John Lennon (LPL)
    41.0 km
Train Stations
  • Piccadilly Railway Station
    6.9 km
  • Bus stop
    4.8 km
Restaurants
  • Albert's Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: English)
    640 m
  • Woodstock Tavern (cuisine: Eclectic, British)
    620 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    255