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Reviews of Ashton House Hostel Manchester

Hostel

Ashton House, 196 Corporation Street, Manchester, England

Atmosphere 51%

Cleanliness 55%

Facilities 50%

Location 82%

Safety 66%

Staff 63%

Value 63%

What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Parking
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Steam room
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 4.67USD

Important Information

Photographic ID is required to check in. Customers may cancel their reservation anytime up 12pm 1 day prior to the day of arrival. For cancellations made outside this period or in the case of no shows, the first night’s stay will be charged. Deposits paid to HostelBookers are non-refundable. Bookings for large parties will be called for pre-payment.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 15:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking

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Atmosphere 51%

Cleanliness 55%

Facilities 50%

Location 82%

Safety 66%

Staff 63%

Value 63%

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60% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 40%
  • Location - 60%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 40%
  • Value - 60%
60% Overall Rating

Anonymous
13 Nov 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals, Partying / nightlife

Liked: Hoe secure it was

Disliked: Staff kept denying that I had put down a deposit payment and wanted to take it again.Fire alarm was going off all throughout the night.Bathroom floor was covered in water.Light in toilet was broken.

Customer would recommend this property

77% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 40%
  • Facilities - 40%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
77% Overall Rating

Anonymous
08 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife

Liked: Staff and ease of location

Disliked: Shower and toilet facilities, they could be looked after as no toilet seat in one loo, and shower head not fixed in place with loose doors.

Customer would recommend this property

29% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 20%
  • Cleanliness - 20%
  • Facilities - 20%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 20%
  • Staff - 20%
  • Value - 20%
29% Overall Rating

Anonymous
25 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Liked: Location

Disliked: Toilets were filthy - no locks, broken toilet roll dispensers. Rooms were filthy - broken/missing blinds on the windows which meant you had to wake up to people walking and looking in. Staff were extremely rude - I told them that the lights weren't working and the toilet lock was broken and she responded with "well you should have read reviews before you stayed". Different member of staff refused to give me my deposit back in the morning because they spelt my name wrong and I "pronounced it wrong" to them. After spelling my name to them, I managed to get my deposit back. There were missing floor tiles that made it unsafe to walk at night. Showers were disgusting. Just an overall pathetic attempt at a hostel.

86% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 100%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 60%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 80%
86% Overall Rating

Anonymous
18 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife

Liked: Staff were friendly and the mixed dorm was secure and clean.

Disliked: The only bad thing was the toilet facilities. None of the cubicles had locks on the doors and the toilet entrance door didn't have a handle and it was very stiff.

Customer would recommend this property

100% Overall Rating
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  • Location - 100%
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  • Value - 100%
100% Overall Rating

Anonymous
04 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: the facilities are very comfortable

Disliked: nothing, alright!

Customer would recommend this property

51% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 40%
  • Cleanliness - 40%
  • Facilities - 40%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 60%
  • Value - 40%
51% Overall Rating

Anonymous
24 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals

Liked: Ideal location, that's all.

Disliked: The sockets are not enough for all the backpackers. The shower rooms are not as clean as I expected.

86% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 100%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 60%
  • Staff - 100%
  • Value - 100%
86% Overall Rating

Anonymous
02 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Partying / nightlife, Shopping

Liked: I liked the location, how reasonable the prices are for bank holiday especially if your staying for one night it is ideal. Beds where really comfy, really clean room and clean toilets, it has been a better stay at this hostel then some of the expensive hotels I have stayed in, in Manchester previously. People seemed friendly enough, didn't stay there too long to see what their other facilities were like.

Disliked: It took a while for someone to answer the door when i first got there and or got back to the hotel on a night time.

Customer would recommend this property

71% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 80%
  • Facilities - 80%
  • Location - 40%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 60%
71% Overall Rating

Anonymous
12 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Liked: That it was cheap and nice

Disliked: It was hard to find

69% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 60%
  • Cleanliness - 60%
  • Facilities - 60%
  • Location - 80%
  • Safety - 80%
  • Staff - 80%
  • Value - 60%
69% Overall Rating

Anonymous
10 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Liked: Close to the main train station

Disliked: The toilets don't have locks and there was water on the floor all the time

Customer would recommend this property

57% Overall Rating
  • Atmosphere - 40%
  • Cleanliness - 40%
  • Facilities - 40%
  • Location - 100%
  • Safety - 100%
  • Staff - 20%
  • Value - 60%
57% Overall Rating

Anonymous
13 Mar 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Liked: Reception 24hours open, located near Victoria station (5min walk)

Disliked: Dirty restrooms, noisy rooms,

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