This hotel is located on the corner of Portland Street and Princess Street in the heart of Manchester city centre, close to the Cultural Quarter. The bus station is 5 minutes' walk from the hotel and Piccadilly Rail Station is a 10-min walk away. Restaurants, bars and pubs are all within 800 m of the hotel. Manchester Airport is 14 km from the establishment. This Grade II listed building was constructed in 1870. The grand faÃ§ade of this former textile warehouse has remained largely unchanged although the building was converted into a hotel in 1982. Due to the nature of the warehouse design, the rooms created are spacious and filled with light from the large windows that surround each floor level. In addition to a lobby area with 24-hour reception and check-out services and lift access, facilities available to guests at this 85-room city hotel include a bar, restaurant, conference facilities and room and laundry services. Bedrooms offer comfort and relaxation within the bustling city. Contemporary dÃ©cor, soft white duvets and a large-screen satellite TV give guests the comfort deserved. An en suite bathroom with a bathtub/shower and a hairdryer comes as standard, as does a data-port. Further in-room amenities include a direct dial telephone, radio and Internet access, as well as tea and coffee making facilities and central heating units. Guests are invited to enjoy a superb dining experience at Brasserie on Portland Street. They can relax in the evening in the intimate candlelit atmosphere or watch the city bustle during the day while their meals are prepared in the theatre kitchen. The Brasserie manager and head chef creates homely and satisfying dishes accompanied by the perfect atmosphere; the extensive wine list offers unforgettable treats from around the world. Guests are invited to choose from the superb Ã la carte menu. Alternatively, they can be tempted with the daily specials on offer.