• Pets allowed
  • Free WiFi
  • Private bathroom
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Facilities for disabled guests

In the heart of Manchester city centre, the ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street features a 24-hour front desk and a lively bar. It is close to the city's major attractions, including shopping, nightlife, and the Old Trafford. The modern rooms at ibis Manchester Centre each have a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. All rooms feature a work desk and internet access, and tea/coffee facilities are provided. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel. Breakfast is served daily in the dining area, featuring healthy options, fresh pastries, and shirred eggs. Guests can enjoy our 24-hour bar, serving drinks and informal eating options. The ibis Manchester Centre is ideally located for the MEN Arena, along with the city centre universities. Piccadilly Railway Station is a 10-minute walk away and Manchester International Airport is 22 miles away.

This is our guests' favourite part of Manchester, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 12 Apr 2009.
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Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Manchester, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.2

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free


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Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property has told us they’re making considerable investments and efforts towards sustainability by taking steps that can have environmental and social impact. We’ve worked with experts including Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable programme – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


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  • Mark
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The room and bathroom size was very good. The shower was also a good size. The bed was comfortable. Breakfast was excellent, albeit you have to go to the Novotel next door. Staff was always very polite and welcoming.
  • Pamela
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great start simple and quick check in. Super helpful when we left something behind. Would use again .
  • Gillian
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great location, nice bar, pleasant staff, clean room
  • Courtney
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Close to the city centre, comfortable and very clean
  • Pauline
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Location fantastic. With great bars close by and China Town round the corner. Room small but adequate. Staff outstandiing. Breakfast was served at the Novotel next door - good buffet breakfast with great choice. Lovely restaurant in Novotel for...
  • Elizabeth
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    All good very welcoming evening staff, had dinner in the restaurant both nights very good, superb breakfast
  • J
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great location and comfortable room. A large TV was great and plug adaptor very handy.
  • Samantha
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Price, comfort and location was great, managed to book at last minute due to a train strike which affected my original plans
  • Susan
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Didn't have breakfast, but the hotel was clean our room was comfortable and spacious for our needs
  • Mark
    Location was great, hotel, rooms etc were clean and tidy, friendly staff
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Property questions and answers
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  • Do you have free hotel car park?

    Dear Guest, We do not have a car park at our Hotel, but the nearest one is just two minutes away from the hotel and it is called Q Park Piazza. If y..
    Answered on 6 February 2020
  • Hi do u do early check in?

    Good morning and thank you for your interest in Ibis Manchester City Centre. I am happy to inform you that we do offer Early check-in for £10 extra. P..
    Answered on 10 March 2021
  • What’s the closes train station

    Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Oxford Road.
    Answered on 10 October 2021
  • Do you have hair dryers in the rooms,will we be able to order a taxi to the airport from the hotel for about 4-30 in the morning

    Hello, All our rooms provide hair dryers. You can arrange the booking for the taxi, upon arrival with our reception team.
    Answered on 3 January 2020
  • Does the rooms have bath instead of shower?

    All our rooms are with showers only.
    Answered on 25 August 2021
  • What time can you check in and out please

    Check in time is 2pm and checkout time is at 12pm :) -IBIS Reception Team
    Answered on 4 July 2021
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Hotel surroundings *

1 restaurant on site

  • Chill #96
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Brunch • Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour
    • Ambiance

Facilities of ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Electric kettle
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

House rules

ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 00:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 12:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.


When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Cash is not accepted ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Minors under 18 must be accompanied by parents or legal representatives. Third person named by parents must present their written authorization (certified signature).

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street

  • Room options at ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street include:

    • Double
    • Twin

  • Guests staying at ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free

  • ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street is 600 yards from the centre of Manchester. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Check-in at ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

    • ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street has 1 restaurant:

      • Chill #96

    • The prices at ibis Manchester Centre 96 Portland Street may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.