Whitworth Locke

4.0 star property
Upscale aparthotel with restaurant, near University of Manchester

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Whitworth Locke

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Premium bedding, in-room safe, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room dining

Overview of Whitworth Locke



Property highlights

  • Pet friendly
  • Gym
  • Refrigerator
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
The price is $84
Price available on 10/15/2023
74 Princess St., Manchester, England, M1 6JD
Main amenities
  • 160 smoke-free apartments
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Fitness center
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge services
  • Luggage storage
Feel at home
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Television
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bathtub or shower

Room options

Apartment, 1 Bedroom

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

City Studio

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Whitworth Suite

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Studio (Accessible)

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Twin Beds OR 1 King Bed


  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

One Bedroom Suite with Desk

  • 323 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Bed

Open Plan One Bedroom Apartment

  • 323 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Duplex, 1 Bedroom

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds

Family Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

  • 592 sq ft
  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Twin Bed

Underground Studio

  • 280 sq ft
  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Manchester City Centre
  • AO Arena - 21 min walk
  • Etihad Stadium - 39 min walk
  • Salford Quays - 42 min walk
  • Canal Street - 1 min drive
  • Manchester Palace Theatre - 1 min drive
  • University of Manchester - 1 min drive
  • Piccadilly Gardens - 2 min drive
  • Manchester Opera House - 2 min drive
  • Deansgate - 2 min drive
  • Manchester Christmas Market - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Manchester Airport (MAN) - 16 min drive
  • John Lennon Airport (LPL) - 37 min drive
  • Manchester Oxford Road Station - 4 min walk
  • Manchester Manchester Oxford Road Station - 4 min walk
  • Manchester Piccadilly Station - 8 min walk
  • St Peters Square Station - 7 min walk
  • Picadilly Gardens Station - 9 min walk
  • Mosley Street Station - 9 min walk


  • PizzaExpress - 4 min walk
  • Foundation Coffee House - 1 min walk
  • Satans Hollow - 3 min walk
  • G-a-y - 2 min walk
  • Lass O'Gowrie - 3 min walk

About this property

Whitworth Locke

When you stay at Whitworth Locke, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Old Trafford and Salford Quays. Guests can visit the fitness center for a workout or grab a bite to eat at The Cotton Factory, which serves lunch and dinner. Bonuses like refrigerators and microwaves are offered in all apartments, along with Smart TVs and dining tables. Fellow travelers say great things about the overall property condition. The property is just a short walk to public transportation: St Peters Square Station is 7 minutes and Picadilly Gardens Station is 9 minutes.




Sustainability practices

Double-glazed windows
Energy-saving switches
LED lighting (80% minimum)
Water-efficient toilets
Comprehensive recycling policy
This information is provided by our partners.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance


  • Check-in time from 4:00 PM - anytime
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • Guests will receive an email from the property with a link to certify their essential traveler status prior to arrival. Guests are required to complete this verification before check-in.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets allowed (dogs only, 1 total, up to 44 lbs per pet)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Specific rooms only*
  • Pets must be supervised

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Restaurants on site

  • The Cotton Factory
  • Foundation Coffee

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Dining table


  • Premium bedding
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Rollaway/extra beds: GBP 40 per night


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Toilet paper
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Living spaces

  • Sitting area


  • 42-inch Smart TV with digital service


  • Heating


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pet friendly
  • GBP 40 per pet per stay
  • 1 total (up to 44 lbs per pet)
  • Pets allowed in specific rooms
  • Welcoming dogs only


  • No elevators
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Safe at front desk
  • 24-hour front desk

Location highlights

  • Near a train station
  • In the shopping district
  • In the city center

Things to do

  • Fitness center

Safety features

  • Security system
  • Smoke detector


  • 160 rooms
  • 5 floors
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1850
  • Traditional architecture

Special features


The Cotton Factory - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.
Foundation Coffee - This café serves brunch and lunch. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: GBP 1.20 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 10 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 10 (subject to availability)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for GBP 40 per night
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 40 per pet, per stay

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place.


This property does not have elevators.
Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector and a security system on site.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Whitworth Locke Apartment Manchester
Whitworth Locke Apartment
Whitworth Locke Manchester
Whitworth Locke Aparthotel
Whitworth Locke Manchester
Whitworth Locke Aparthotel Manchester

Frequently asked questions

Does Whitworth Locke offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Whitworth Locke does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Whitworth Locke?
As of Oct 3, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Whitworth Locke on Oct 15, 2023 start from $84, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Whitworth Locke?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Whitworth Locke?
Yes, dogs are welcome, with a limit of 1 total and maximum weight of 44 lbs per pet. There's a charge of GBP 40 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Whitworth Locke?
You can check in from 4:00 PM - anytime. There's a charge of GBP 10 for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of GBP 10 (subject to availability).
What is there to do at Whitworth Locke and nearby?
Maintain your daily exercise routine at the gym.
Are there restaurants at or near Whitworth Locke?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, The Cotton Factory.
What's the area around Whitworth Locke like?
Whitworth Locke is in Manchester City Centre, a short 7-minute walk from St Peters Square Station and 3 minutes' walk from Manchester Palace Theatre.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




2/10 Poor

Patricia, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional