Thistle Manchester City Centre The Portland

3 5 Portland St., Manchester M16DP United Kingdom (GBR)
3 Star Downtown Hotel
53.4804823 -2.2354675

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Local Attractions

Manchester United - Old Trafford Manchester City Centre - Shopping Centre Museum of Science and Industry
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Property Description

As the unofficial 'Capital of the North', Manchester is rated as Britain's bestplace to do business. And we make it easy, especially as one of the mainreasons people come to The Portland is for our conference facilities.Opposite Piccadilly Gardens, we're just five minutes' walk from its other greatattraction, the Arndale Centre. Other Manchester icons including the TraffordCentre, the Lowry and Old Trafford are all within easy reach. And if you wantto unwind after a busy day, our Just Gym has all the comforts and facilitiesyou could wish for.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 14:00
Check Out: 12:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2010
Floors: 8
Rooms: 204
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 204
Handicap Rooms: 2
Suites: 5
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 9 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 2993 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 220 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 11am - 2am
Pool Info:
Small Plunge Pool, Cardio Gymm and Sauna
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual - 2pm on the dayGroups - 28 days Prior to arrival
Nightly Parking: 18
Typical Group Deposit: 20
Total Taxes: 20.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 0.00%
Occupancy Tax: 0.00%
City Tax: 0.00%
Country Tax: 0.00%
VAT: Value Added Tax: 20.00 VAT % Inclusive
GST: Goods and Services Tax: 0.00 GST %
PST: Provincial Sales Tax: 0.00 PST %
Food and Beverage Tax: 0.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 0.00%
Other Tax: 0.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Stay
Additional Person Fee: 10.00 Per Person
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 10.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 10.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 8.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 15.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 20.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 2.75 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 2.75 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 15.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 2.75 Per Hour
Banquet Bottled Water: 3.95 Per Person
Banquet Hosted Bar: 0.00 Per Person/Per Hour
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 5.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Manchester Airport - 10 Miles

Local Shuttle Info: MetroLInk outside front of hotel - £1.20 to all parts of city centre

Pet Friendly?

Sorry, pets are not allowed.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Thistle Manchester City Centre The Portland

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Thistle Manchester City Centre The Portland.

Feel free to use the Thistle Manchester City Centre The Portland meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Manchester event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Lakeland Suite 16 x 16 x 2 278144/220144140------20/10300300--
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Lakeland Suite

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2992.4 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
16 x 16 x 2 M.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
2
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
£1000.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£2295.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£1200.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£2295.00 GBP
Joe Mercer suite 16 x 26 x 7 484--/----15--1616--/--30----
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Joe Mercer suite

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
484 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
16 x 26 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
Half Day Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£500.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£300.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£600.00 GBP
Sir Matt Busby Suite 16 x 26 x 7 430--/----15201516--/--30----
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Sir Matt Busby Suite

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
430 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
16 x 26 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
Half Day Rental:
£250.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£500.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£300.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£600.00 GBP
Dennis Law Suite 14 x 17 x 8 258--/----8--910--/--15----
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Dennis Law Suite

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
258 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
14 x 17 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
Half Day Rental:
£200.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£400.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£250.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£500.00 GBP
Sir Bobby Charlton suite 15 x 17 x 8 269--/----8--910--/--15----
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Sir Bobby Charlton suite

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
269 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
15 x 17 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
Half Day Rental:
£200.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£400.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£250.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£500.00 GBP
Manchester Boardroom 16 x 14 x 7 239--/20--15--816--/--25----
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Manchester Boardroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
239 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
16 x 14 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
Half Day Rental:
£225.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£450.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£500.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£550.00 GBP
Portland Boardroom 16 x 14 x 7 239--/----10--812--/--25----
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Portland Boardroom

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
239 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
16 x 14 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
7
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
Half Day Rental:
£200.00 GBP
Full Day Rental:
£400.00 GBP
Evening Rental:
£450.00 GBP
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
£500.00 GBP

FAQs about Thistle Manchester City Centre The Portland

What time is check in?

Check in time is 14:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 12:00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Thistle Manchester City Centre The Portland have?

There are 204 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at Thistle Manchester City Centre The Portland?

Yes, they have 9 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

Is there a gym at Thistle Manchester City Centre The Portland?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Is there room service at Thistle Manchester City Centre The Portland?

Yes. Room service could have been improved. Most guests complained about the room service.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Great shopping. Located near shopping areas and has easy access to train stations. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Is there a bar?

Yes. Good bar service. Lovely bar service, according to 84%.

Testimonials:

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