YHA Manchester Hostel
Dormitory -- Female Only, YHA Manchester Hostel in Manchester
Shared lounge/TV area, YHA Manchester Hostel in Manchester
Facilities, YHA Manchester Hostel in Manchester
Shared lounge/TV area, YHA Manchester Hostel in Manchester
Facilities, YHA Manchester Hostel in Manchester
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8.6Excellent

2,549 reviews

2,549 reviews

Service 9.0
Cleanliness 8.9
Value for money 8.8
Facilities 8.6
Room comfort and quality 8.2
Location 8.0
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8.0Excellent

Location rating score

Excellent location - 820 meters from city center
Parking
FREE
Popular landmarks
Science and Industry Museum
230 m
The John Rylands Library
760 m
Manchester Town Hall
950 m
Palace Theatre
1.1 km
Manchester Art Gallery
1.1 km
Closest landmarks
Giant’s Basin
30 m
Y Club
80 m
Castlefield Bowl
100 m
Castlefield Visitors Centre
110 m
Castlefield Artisan Market
180 m

YHA Manchester Hostel

Potato Wharf, Castlefield, Manchester City Center, Manchester, United Kingdom, M3 4NB - See map

Get your trip off to a great start with a stay at this property, which offers car park free of charge. Conveniently situated in the Manchester City Center part of Manchester, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Science and Industry Museum. This 4-star property features restaurant to make your stay more indulgent and memorable.

Highlights

470 meters to public transportation

Front desk [24-hour]

230 meters to Science and Industry Museum

Bar

Garden

Announcements by hotel (1)
Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, certain public facilities and areas may be closed in accordance with government directives. Please contact the property for more information.
Facilities

Front desk [24-hour]

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Luggage storage

Game room

Bar

Restaurants

Coffee shop

Your dates are popular among travelersUsers are booking a place in Manchester every 4 minutes on Agoda.com
Value for money8.8
Distance to city center1.5 Miles
Location rating8.0
Nearest airportManchester Airport (MAN)
Distance to airport13.1 km

Rooms available at YHA Manchester Hostel

Excellent
Room comfort & quality

8.2

4 Bedroom
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  • Room size: 15 m²/161 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 bunk bed
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Guestroom
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  • Room size: 13 m²/140 ft²
  • Non-smoking
  • 1 bunk bed
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Dormitory -- Female Only
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  • Room size: 15 m²/161 ft²
  • Shower and bathtub
  • 1 bunk bed
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Male Dormitory
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  • Room size: 15 m²/161 ft²
  • Shower
  • 1 bunk bed
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Dormitory Room (5 Adults)
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Shower
  • 1 queen bed and 1 bunk bed ...
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Six-Bed Room
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  • Room size: 13 m²/140 ft²
  • Shower
  • 3 bunk beds
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Standard Single Room
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  • Room size: 8 m²/86 ft²
  • Shower
  • 1 single bed
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Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
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APARTMENT SEPARATE ROOMS
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    Room Assigned on Arrival
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      Frequently asked questions

      Is car parking available at YHA Manchester Hostel?

      YHA Manchester Hostel offers car park onsite free of charge for guest visitors with vehicles to choose from when staying at this property. In case the car park is full, this property also has and nearby as well. Please contact the property for more information, or log into your Agoda account and contact the property through Agoda's direct message chatbox.

      What bars are in close proximty of YHA Manchester Hostel?

      While remaining at YHA Manchester Hostel, delight in your evening or night out at Kro Bar, Sinclair's Oyster Bar, and Old Wellington Inn to make the most out of your nightlife.

      How long do guests usually stay at YHA Manchester Hostel?

      Verified past guests that have stayed at YHA Manchester Hostel had an average nightly stay of 2 nights at this property.

      At what time of the year is YHA Manchester Hostel most popular?

      YHA Manchester Hostel's most popular month where verified guests travelers have stayed the most is in August.

      What do visitors like most about YHA Manchester Hostel?

      Past guests that stayed at YHA Manchester Hostel have given this property a rating of 8.95 for its remarkable service as the main highlight for their stay.

      What is the verified guest review consensus about YHA Manchester Hostel's view?

      78.0% of our past guest reviews have given an optimistic review and comments about this property's view. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments for YHA Manchester Hostel down in the review section.

      What is the typical rating that past Solo travelers' have given to YHA Manchester Hostel?

      Verified solo travelers that have stayed at this property have given YHA Manchester Hostel an average rating of 8.5. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and comments by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

      What is the typical rating that past Couples' have given to YHA Manchester Hostel?

      Past couple travelers that have stayed at this property have given YHA Manchester Hostel an average rating of 8.0. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and remarks by filtering for a specific type of verified guest travelers down in the review section.

      What is the typical rating that past Families with young children have given to YHA Manchester Hostel?

      Past families with young children that have stayed at this property have given YHA Manchester Hostel an average rating of 8.3. You can look up more complete customer ratings and remarks by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

      What is the typical rating that verified Group travelers have given to YHA Manchester Hostel?

      Verified group travelers that have stayed at this property have given YHA Manchester Hostel an average rating of 8.5. You can look up more specific customer evaluations and feedback by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

      What famous shopping locations are close to YHA Manchester Hostel?

      Shopping options in YHA Manchester Hostel’s Manchester City Center neighborhood include Manchester Arndale.

      What people love about YHA Manchester Hostel

      • 9.6

        Exceptional
        Location

        "Good location to set base, tram, city center walking distance, facility clean"

        Rushdi

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        June 6, 2023

      • 10

        Exceptional
        Cleanliness

        "The room is clean."

        Fifi

        |

        May 31, 2023

      • 9.2

        Exceptional
        Location

        "Was pretty handy location to be able to get out and see the city."

        Hannah

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        May 18, 2023

      Property ranking|Compared to 1,286 Manchester properties
      Value for money score
      8.8/10
      Room comfort score
      8.2/10
      Cheapest price score
      Service score
      9/10
      Better than
      99
      %
      of Manchester properties
      Better than
      99
      %
      of Manchester properties
      Better than
      99
      %
      of Manchester properties
      Better than
      98
      %
      of Manchester properties
      More about YHA Manchester Hostel

      More about YHA Manchester Hostel

      YHA Manchester Hostel

      Wake up to the wonder of Manchester with a stay at YHA Manchester Hostel, located only minutes from the heart of the city. Go beyond the touristy and get deeper into the offerings of Manchester with a stay at YHA Manchester Hostel, located merely 230 m from Science and Industry Museum.
      The range of services provided by YHA Manchester Hostel ensures all travelers get the most out of their stay. Never be out of touch with your contacts, with free Wi-Fi offered throughout your stay. If you plan to arrive by car, you'll appreciate the hostel's free parking, right on-site. Front desk services including luggage storage can assist with your needs.
      For lazy days and nights, in-room conveniences like room service let you make the most of your room. Please be advised that smoking is not allowed in the hostel to allow cleaner air for all guests. Smoking is limited to designated areas only, for the health and well-being of all guests and staff.
      Feel right at home during your stay at YHA Manchester Hostel. Some rooms at YHA Manchester Hostel are equipped with linen service for your convenience. Knowing that bathroom amenities play an important role in increasing guests' satisfaction, the hostel provides toiletries in some select rooms.


      Dining and things to do

      Nothing starts a morning better than a delicious breakfast, which you can always enjoy in-house at YHA Manchester Hostel. Everyone loves a good cup of coffee! A coffee shop on-site means you can enjoy a cup of real, freshly brewed coffee every morning -- or anytime you feel like it. If you don't feel like going out to eat, you can always opt for the delicious dining options at the hostel. A night in at the hostel's bar can be as fun as a night out with your travel companions.
      Vending machines are on 24 hours a day, so you can grab a snack at any time of day or night. Guests who prefer to make their own meals will love the in-house shared kitchen available here.
      Never let a day go wasted when you're at YHA Manchester Hostel with all the activities and facilities provided. Have fun with your friends or family, or even meet new people at the games room and shared lounge and TV area.


      Around the property

      One doesn't need to look far as the hostel enjoys close proximity to sightseeing options and local attractions. Get fanatical at Etihad Stadium located 3.8 km away. During the season, you can buy tickets to see home games and cheer with the locals. Manchester Town Hall is located 950 m away, and is one of the most famous tourist spots to visit and photograph.


      Reasons to stay here

      Rooms don't get much cheaper than here, being less than 98% of the city's accommodation.
      This hostel beats 98% of accommodations in the city on value for money.
      It's hard to beat the room comfort here, which is rated higher than 99% of other accommodations in Manchester.

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      Amenities and facilities

      Excellent
      Facilities

      8.6

      Most talked about facilities

      Housekeeping

      15 mentions

      Breakfast

      5 mentions

      Internet

      4 mentions

      Food & Dining

      2 mentions

      Languages spoken
      • English
      Accessibility
      • Wheelchair accessible
      Internet access
      • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
      • Internet
      • Internet services
      • Wi-Fi in public areas
      Things to do, ways to relax
      • Billiards
      • Game room
      • Garden
      • On-site entertainment
      • Outdoor recreational features
      • Pub crawl
      Cleanliness and safety
      • Anti-viral cleaning products
      • Breakfast takeaway service
      • Cashless payment service
      • First aid kit
      • Hand sanitizer
      • Hot water linen and laundry washing
      • Room sanitization opt-out available
      • Rooms sanitized between stays
      • Staff trained in safety protocol
      Dining, drinking, and snacking
      • Alternative meal arrangement
      • Bar
      • Breakfast [buffet]
      • Breakfast [continental]
      • Coffee shop
      • Kitchen
      • Restaurants
      • Room service
      • Shared kitchen
      • Snack bar
      • Vending machine
      Services and conveniences
      • Elevator
      • Facilities for disabled guests
      • Heating in public area
      • Lockers
      • Luggage storage
      • Meeting/banquet facilities
      • Smoke-free property
      • Smoking area
      • Xerox/fax in business center
      For the kids
      • Family room
      • Kids meal
      Access
      • CCTV in common areas
      • CCTV outside property
      • Fire extinguisher
      • Front desk [24-hour]
      • Non-smoking rooms
      • Pets allowed
      • Safety/security feature
      • Security [24-hour]
      • Service animals are welcome
      • Smoke alarms
      Getting around
      • Bicycle parking
      • Car park [free of charge]
      • Car park [nearby]
      • Car park [on-site]
      Available in all rooms
      • Free bottled water
      • Heating
      • Linens
      • Private bathroom
      • Shower
      • Toiletries

      Food and dining

      Breakfast options
      • Continental
      • Vegetarian
      • Full English/Irish
      • Gluten-free
      • Buffet
      Restaurants on site
      Restaurant
      • Cuisine: International
      • Menu: Buffet

      Location

      Potato Wharf, Castlefield, Manchester City Center, Manchester, United Kingdom, M3 4NB
      Very good
      Location

      8

      Airports
      • Manchester Airport (MAN)
        13.1 km
      • Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LPL)
        42.5 km
      Public transportation
      • Deansgate Train Station
        460 m
      • Salford Central Train Station
        820 m
      Hospital or clinic
      • Pure Clinic
        640 m
      Shopping
      • Manchester Arndale
        1.4 km
      Convenience store
      • WHSmith
        1.7 km
      Cash withdrawal
      • ATM
        540 m

      What's nearby

      Popular landmarks
      • Science and Industry Museum
        230 m
      • The John Rylands Library
        760 m
      • Manchester Town Hall
        950 m
      • Palace Theatre
        1.1 km
      • Manchester Art Gallery
        1.1 km
      • Manchester Cathedral
        1.3 km
      • National Football Museum
        1.5 km
      • Manchester Arena
        1.6 km
      • The Manchester Museum
        1.9 km
      • Etihad Stadium
        3.9 km
      Nearby landmarks
      • Giant’s Basin
        30 m
      • Y Club
        80 m
      • Castlefield Bowl
        100 m
      • Castlefield Visitors Centre
        110 m
      • Castlefield Artisan Market
        180 m
      • MOSI
        190 m
      • Castlefield Urban Heritage Park
        210 m
      • Dukes 92
        220 m
      • The Roman Fort
        230 m
      • Science and Industry Museum
        230 m
      Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.

      Property policies

      Children and extra beds

      Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

      All children are welcome.

      Infant 0-4 year(s)
      Stay for free if using existing bedding.
      Baby cot/crib may be requested directly from the property.
      Children 5-6 year(s)
      Stay for free if using existing bedding.
      If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
      Guests 7 years and older are considered as adults
      Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
      Others
      • The property does not accept group bookings of more than 16 people.
      • The property will contact guests directly in order to give instructions regarding check-in.
      • The property does not charge an additional temporary member fee.
      • Discounts are not available for YHA members (England and Wales) or IYHF when making a booking.
      • Towels are not provided at the property. Guests may rent or purchase towels at the property.
      • Wi-Fi/Internet access is available only in certain areas of the property at no additional charge.
      • Photo ID must be presented upon arrival and match the name and address on the booking. Where a booking is for more than one person, the named person on the booking will need to provide photographic proof of identify that matches the name and address on the booking. Photo ID will also be requested from all other adult guests. These photo IDs must match the name they sign in with at check in. If photo ID cannot be provided, you will be refused entry to the property.
      • Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, certain public facilities and areas may be closed in accordance with government directives. Please contact the property for more information.
      • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

      Some helpful facts

      Check-in/Check-out
      • Check-in from15:00
      • Check-out until10:00
      Getting around
      • Distance from city center1.5 Miles
      • Travel time to airport (minutes)18
      Extras
      • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)7 GBP
      • Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee3 GBP
      The property
      • Non-smoking rooms/floorsYes
      • Number of bars/lounges1
      • Number of restaurants1
      • Number of rooms 35
      • Room voltage240
      Parking
      • Daily parking fee0 GBP

      Property announcements

      Bookings (either single or multiple) of more than 14 consecutive nights will not be allowed and will be cancelled in line with YHA’s policies.

      Reviews of YHA Manchester Hostel from real guests

      Provided by verified guests of Agoda
      8.6
      Service9.0
      Cleanliness8.9
      Value for money8.8
      Facilities8.6
      Room comfort and quality8.2
      Location8.0
      High score for Manchester
      Rating
      9+ Exceptional (75)
      8-9 Excellent (30)
      7-8 Very Good (50)
      6-7 Good (16)
      <6 Below Expectation (10)

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      Showing 181 verified guest comments
      12345
      10.0
      Exceptional
      chuhan from United Kingdom
      Solo traveler
      Dormitory -- Female Only
      Stayed 1 night in May 2023

      Exceptional”

      10 minutes walk from station, the nearest stores is about 10 minutes walk. But facility and bed are clean. Staff are nice. Good value of money.

      Reviewed May 16, 2023

      Thanks so much fot the 10/10 :o) We're glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you choose us again in the future!

      Responded May 23, 2023
      YHA Manchester Hostel
      10.0
      Exceptional
      Zephyran from United Kingdom
      Solo traveler
      Male Dormitory
      Stayed 1 night in December 2022

      Would go back”

      First time staying a hostel travelling alone, was very apprehensive. Lovely staff, nice food, contrary to other reviews I thought the beds were comfy enough. Rooms were warm and clean. Excellent value for money. Bring a lock for your locker.

      Reviewed December 04, 2022

      Hello Zephyran, thank you for taking the time to review us we are so pleased you enjoyed your first time visiting YHA travelling alone, it is a great place to meet new people in a lovely environment. We hope to see you again here at one of other great hostels.

      Responded December 05, 2022
      YHA Manchester Hostel
      10.0
      Exceptional
      Azman from Malaysia
      Solo traveler
      Male Dormitory
      Stayed 5 nights in August 2022

      Murah, Bersih n Selesa”

      Since kalau u love cooking after subuh mmg Tiada org. The facilities mmg superb. The staff really nice. Location wise mmg terbaik. Highly recomended. Kalau ada swimming pool Mmg dah dpt 5 star …huhuhu

      Reviewed September 06, 2022

      Thanks for your review and comments.

      Responded September 08, 2022
      YHA Manchester Hostel
      10.0
      Exceptional
      Audrey from Australia
      Solo traveler
      Dormitory -- Female Only
      Stayed 3 nights in August 2022

      YHA manchester”

      Hey travellers! YHA was an amazing hostel - I highly recommend. Manchester isn't the greatest place to visit unless sport or music event but if you do want to, I would stay here!

      Reviewed August 31, 2022

      Thanks Audrey! What a great review!

      Responded September 01, 2022
      YHA Manchester Hostel
      10.0
      Exceptional
      Chen from Taiwan
      Solo traveler
      Dormitory -- Female Only
      Stayed 3 nights in August 2019

      Strongly recommend to any kind of traveler”

      Location is perfect. I made a few good friends here, there are some lovely restaurants nearby, especially "White Lion". Everything is walkable distances. Manchester is a lovely city. Definitely come back!!

      Reviewed September 03, 2019

      Wow! Thanks for such an amazing review! Come and stay again soon :)

      Responded September 06, 2019
      YHA Manchester Hostel
      12345
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