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Make yourself at home in Manchester.

The BEST WESTERN Willow Bank Hotel is perched on the outskirts of Manchester city centre, minutes from motorway networks and within easy reach of the airport. In a truly cosmopolitan district of Manchester, this friendly hotel boasts good public transport links, charming rooms and excellent value for money.

Whether you're staying overnight after a gig at The MEN Arena, or spending the weekend away from home as your team visits Old Trafford or Eastlands, this hotel is the perfect base.

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Location

340 Wilmslow Road
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M14 6AF
England
AA

Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
There is charged parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted Bedrooms only
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00

Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Alan has 'grown up' with the Feathers Hotel Group and now enjoys his position as Head Chef at the Best Western Willow Bank. His passion for creating new, exciting and fresh dishes can often by sampled on the hotel's specials menu.

Chef Alan Selbie

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Gallery

Our restaurant is Roman styled, with traditional home cooked cuisine, exciting modern dishes and lite-bites served in a relaxed environment.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Dinner: 18:30 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary
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Enigma Bar

Themed on Manchester's greats, our Enigma Bar is decorated in rich, warm reds and boasts ornate ceilings and traditional coving. You'll enjoy a friendly atmosphere when you join us for a drink.

Opening hours

12:00-24:00
Weekend times may vary

Weddings

We really will treat you like royalty here in Manchester, with ornate hand-carved thrones available on request!

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Wedding service and reception venue

Any conceivable type of entertainment can be enjoyed on your big night, from Pipers, DJs and duos to steel bands and table magicians.

Catering

From extravagant 5 course menus to relaxed 2 course meals, we'll cater for all tastes and create a truly bespoke celebration!

Registrar

Registry office:
Manchester City Council
Heron House, 47 Lloyd Street Manchester, M2 5LE
0161 234 5555




For any enquiries please call Neill Stockill on 0161 2240461

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M60, J5, 2.00 miles
Nearest train station: Piccadilly, 3.00 miles
Nearest airport: Manchester, 7.50 miles
Free parking on site (15 spaces)

Address
340 Wilmslow Road
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M14 6AF
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Old Trafford's Theatre of Dreams (5 miles)

  • Etihad Statium (4 miles)

  • Aquatics Centre (1.5 miles)

  • Trafford Cricket Club (0 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Manchester Museum (2 miles)

  • Manchester Science & Industry Museum (6 miles)

  • Famous Curry Mile (1 miles)

  • Manchesters Theatres (2 miles)

  • Manchester Arena (4 miles)

Shopping

  • City centre (3 miles)

  • Trafford centre (8.5 miles)

  • Lowry Outlet Mall (5 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

The hotel is ideal for medium sized events, and our hands-on approach to organising successful events guarantees personal attention to detail!

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Royce Suite 30 15 16 15 20
Rylands Suite 50 25 20 30 50
Dalton Suite 12 15 0 12 12
Gallery 100 75 40 50 120
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

  • Trip Advisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 439 traveller reviews
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Rating

Good base for visiting Manchester - food excellent!

13/04/2015 liz b, Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom

We stayed for a couple of nights as a base for visiting Manchester, we didn't want to pay city centre prices so this seemed a good compromise. We received a friendly welcome at reception and were... more

Rating

Ok and neat hotel, nice breakfast

11/04/2015 jollofmaster, Lagos, Nigeria

Stayed for one night as part of a trip to Manchester...slightly indifferent and impatient welcome. The room was clean and neat albeit s bit small but comfortable. The bar was nice and... more

Rating

OK BUT!

09/04/2015 MikeN969, Beaconsfield, United Kingdom

We stayed 2 nights in this 'Interesting Hotel ' There were two groups of young football supporters staying who were visiting local Stadia, They were actually quite well behaved but it may not always... more

Rating

Wedding reception - perfect!

01/04/2015 FoodyAsh, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

We had our wedding reception back in October 2014 and I can not fault Emily and her team! she went all out in helping to create the prefect reception for us and our guests - from sourcing our pig on... more

Rating

Much improved since my last visit, would be higher rated but they messed up my pre payment

30/03/2015 cocoribs,

This is the third time I have stayed at this hotel, the first since they refurbed and I was very impressed with the changes. But of a pain dragging bags upstairs to reception but there were signs... more