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Whitworth Locke
4 stars

Whitworth Locke

74 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 6JD, United Kingdom
Manchester, United Kingdom
See location+44 330 202 0505
C$ 141

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based on 3821 reviews
3,821 reviews
Room type
Nightly total
King room
C$ 141
Standard Room
C$ 163
Double room
C$ 177

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About Whitworth Locke

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Make yourself at home at Whitworth Locke aparthotel, in Manchester city centre. Discover 160 design-led studios and suites, each with their own kitchen. Light, bright coworking spaces and meeting rooms make remote working a breeze. And the stunning, plant-filled restaurant and café makes leaving the building optional. Located in a 19th-century building in Manchester’s civic quarter, Whitworth Locke has accommodation with free WiFi. It is just minutes from the city’s famous Northern Quarter - home to independent shops, bars and restaurants, 200 metres from Canal Street and 300 metres from The Palace Theatre. The units come with parquet floors and feature a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, a Smart TV with easy media streaming, and a private bathroom with bath or shower and free toiletries. A microwave with grill function and kettle are also offered. Guests can also relax in the shared lounge area and inner atrium which offers co-working space and a coffee shop and bar. With every booking guests will receive 15% off beverage discount at The Conservatory Bar located at Whitworth Locke. Bridgewater Hall is a 6-minute walk from Whitworth Locke, while Manchester Central is 650 metres away. The nearest airport is Manchester Airport, 13 km from the property.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Whitworth Locke

  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Disabled Access
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Private apartment in building
  • Designated smoking area


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine


  • Fold-up bed
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Dining table

Health and safety

  • Safe
  • Cleaning products


  • Desk

Things to do

  • Beauty salon

Family friendly

  • Cribs available


  • Fitness centre

Reviews of Whitworth Locke

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What are the hotel's unique offerings?

Whitworth Locke offers a stylish and comfortable stay with a great atmosphere, lovely decor, and a perfect central location. The hotel provides excellent facilities, including a fitness center and a restaurant with a bar and lounge. The rooms are well-equipped with modern amenities, such as a kitchenette and a washer/dryer.

How is the quality of the beds at Whitworth Locke?

The beds at Whitworth Locke are very comfortable, providing a warm and restful stay. However, some guests mentioned that the European king-sized beds may look more like a double, so it's advisable to confirm the bed size when booking.

Is parking available at Whitworth Locke?

Whitworth Locke does not offer on-site parking, but there are nearby parking facilities available. Guests can inquire about parking options and charges at the hotel's front desk for convenient parking arrangements.

How is the food quality at Whitworth Locke?

Whitworth Locke offers a great breakfast with no restrictions on the time it can be enjoyed, which is a rare plus. The hotel also has a cafe and restaurant downstairs, providing delicious food and drinks. However, cleaning services are provided for a surcharge.

What can guests expect regarding cleanliness and customer service at Whitworth Locke?

Whitworth Locke ensures a clean and tidy environment with excellent facilities on-site. The staff is friendly, helpful, and accommodating, providing a warm welcome and a considerate resolution of any issues. However, some guests have mentioned specific concerns about room cleanliness and customer service, which the hotel can address for an improved experience.

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Opt for a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the fountain comes highly recommended.

Consider Low Season Visits

January is considered the low season, which could be a great time to visit for a quieter experience and potentially lower rates.

Take Advantage of Nearby Attractions

The hotel is conveniently located near several attractions, including the Manchester Art Gallery, The Bridgewater Hall, and the University of Manchester, making it an ideal base for exploring the city.

Check Room Amenities

Some guests noted that the rooms were well-equipped with kitchen facilities, including a dishwasher, microwave, and kitchenware, providing the convenience of self-catering during the stay.

Be Mindful of Noise Levels

A few guests mentioned noise disturbances, particularly from Canal Street. Guests sensitive to noise may want to consider this when selecting a room or pack earplugs as a precaution.

Inquire About Late Checkout

While some guests mentioned limitations on extending late checkout, it's advisable to check with the hotel in advance if a late checkout is needed to avoid any inconvenience.

Consider Room Selection for a Quieter Stay

Guests staying in basement-level rooms noted that these rooms were smaller and potentially noisier. Consider this when selecting a room to ensure a comfortable and quiet stay.

Take Note of Room Lighting

Some guests mentioned that the room lighting could be improved. Those who prefer brighter lighting may want to inquire about this or bring additional lighting if needed.

Be Aware of Bathroom Amenities

Some guests noted a lack of bathroom toiletries, such as toothbrushes and toothpaste. Guests who prefer having these amenities provided may want to pack them or inquire about availability in advance.

Check for TV Functionality

A few guests experienced issues with the TV not working properly. It may be helpful to check the functionality of the TV upon arrival to address any issues promptly.


74 Princess Street, Manchester, M1 6JD

What's nearby

  • Manchester Art Gallery0.4 km
  • The Bridgewater Hall0.5 km
  • HOME Manchester0.6 km
  • John Rylands Library0.8 km
  • Royal Exchange Theatre0.9 km
  • Manchester Opera House0.9 km
  • The Roman Fort1 km
  • University of Manchester1.1 km
  • Museum of Science and Industry1.1 km
  • Manchester Cathedral1.1 km
  • People's History Museum1.1 km
  • National Football Museum1.1 km



Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 169

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 220
Cheapest month to stay with an average 16% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 22% rise in price.
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Top tips for your stay at Whitworth Locke

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Whitworth Locke, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in August and July.
  • The cheapest price a room at Whitworth Locke was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 169, while the most expensive was C$ 169.
  • How long should you stay at Whitworth Locke? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at Whitworth Locke

  • Where is Whitworth Locke located?

    Whitworth Locke is located at 74 Princess Street in Petersfield, 0.6 km from the centre of Manchester. Manchester Art Gallery is the closest landmark to Whitworth Locke.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Whitworth Locke?

    Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Whitworth Locke.

  • Does Whitworth Locke offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Whitworth Locke offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Whitworth Locke from the airport?

    Whitworth Locke is 13.9 km from Manchester. Whitworth Locke is 43.3 km from Liverpool J. Lennon.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Whitworth Locke hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Whitworth Locke in Manchester and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Whitworth Locke and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Whitworth Locke.

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