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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2015

What a great few days, upgraded to balcony room, roll top bath, four poster bed and bubbly on arrival, Thanks to Jamie and Cooper for great service as always. Staff so accepting makes every stay a joy.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Had a wonderful stay at Velvet hotel, the room was beautifully decorated and quirky. Very clean, spacious and unique. The staff throughout the complex were very friendly, welcoming and hard working. The bar and restaurant were both really good, with an elegant menu, great cocktails and lovely atmosphere. We had the fantastic bath butler service which I would highly recommend,...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

High quality king beds and linens; very good bathroom amenities. If you like warm towels, they have a warmer. Quiet room, good storage, in-room safe, nice set up for making tea or coffee. Room service from Velvet Restaurant downstairs is very good.

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Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

After staying in Manchester Saturday night in the raddinson we wanted a other night and seen a good deal in this hotel , it was always one I wanted to stay in so we did . It was a lot different to the hotel we stayed in the night before, small , classy, stylish , boutique it was great ,...

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london
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

We spent a Friday night at Velvet on a child free night out. The room was great, atmosphere fabulous and with the most friendly and welcoming staff for whom nothing was too much trouble. The noise from Canal Street would probably put off anyone in search of a quiet night but for us added positively to the general atmosphere. We...

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Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

An absolutely fabulous hotel, we stayed here for two nights on a trip to Manchester. The location was fantastic and we enjoyed a brilliant night in the bars and clubs around Canal Street. The hotel itself was faultless, the rooms were gorgeously designed with a range of snacks/drinks. We had breakfast included which was just what we needed to kick...

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2015

This is a little gem and fantastic place for location and nightlife. Truly welcoming staff and couldn't help enough, reception, room staff and restaurant all great. Would definitely recommend and would have no hesitation staying there again.

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Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Loved Velvet.... Stayed for 2 nights to celebrate a birthday. The rooms are lovely, highly individual and luxurious, staff really happy chatty and friendly. We loved the breakfasts, have never seen such an extensive cooked breakfast menu.. And if you fancied a healthier fruit option no problem. We ate in the restaurant one might when the weather was rubbish and...

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Leek, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

We visited the bar, adjoining the hotel.... A very unique and niche venue..... With comfortable seating and an inviting ambience...... Worthy of a visit... Not a large seating area, though this gives it a very homely and warming feel...... I now. Ramble due to the fact that this site keeps asking m et o write more

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Reviewed 23 August 2015

our favourite hotel by far in sunny Manchester staff at Velvet always have a warm smile and a glass of bubbly waiting we arrived early hours of the morning 2.00am after a very long flight, well looked after throughout our stay by all bar and resraurant staff and my jerk chicken was worth waiting for thanks again to managment and...

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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 

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Address: 2 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3HE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range: €102 - €338 (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
Velvet 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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