Clayton Hotel Manchester Airport

Manchester, United Kingdom

13.6 K reviews
Very good hotel for solo travelers. Close to Manchester Airport. Close to parking areas and the airport. Fantastic service.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair access
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Carpeting
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Foyer
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • Newspaper stand
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
  • Food
    • Evening Buffet
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Special Diet
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Lunch Buffet
    • Set menu dinner
Outwood Lane Manchester M90 4HL
0 ft to downtown


Located at Manchester Airport just a short walk from all the terminals, the hotel offers a free shuttle service around the clock. It is also close to Old Trafford, home of Manchester United Football Club, while the Trafford Centre is sure to meet all shopping needs. Links to public transport, the bus and train stations are all just a short walk away. Nightlife opportunities can be found about a 20-minute drive away in the centre of Manchester.


The air-conditioned hotel comprises a total of 365 rooms. At the accommodation, guests are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most of the storeys can be reached by lift. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the establishment are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room and a bar. There is also a garden. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the hotel. Additional services include room service and a laundry service. In addition, a shuttle service is offered.


The accommodation features rooms with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The carpeted accommodation units feature a double bed. There is also a safe. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included as standard. In addition, there is an ironing set and a trouser press. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi ensure optimal comfort. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The establishment offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The terrace is a great place to while away the time. The hotel offers a gym (for a fee) to guests.


Bed and breakfast is bookable. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available. Special meals, including special dietary cuisine, are also available.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Car parking all exceeded our expectations. Shuttle service to airport was exceptional. Service to the airport was superb.

    "Great location." "Close to the train station and the airport." "Average parking." "Standard parking prices." "Decent shopping and great sightseeing." "City centre is hard to reach."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff were very well informed and helpful. Customer service impeccable. Parking service too was faultless.

    "Service is professional and friendly, with great tour guides." "Decent management, reception, and restaurant service." "Good shuttle service." "Pool bar needs better service." "Room service is average." "Housekeeping is satisfactory." "Recreation staff is nice." "Concierge service could be more helpful." "Hotel security can be an issue."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Breakfast was delicious, cooked to perfection. Dinner and breakfasts were delicious. Breakfast was outstanding excellent service.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Efficient Wi-fi. No computer. A problem with the reception area with a computer/printer.

    "Average wifi quality."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Chairs was worn and dirty. Dirty carpet in corridor. One of the worst nights sleep in my life.

    "Decent, clean rooms, so-so views, and comfortable beds." "Rooms are big, but old and lacking maintenance with subpar furniture." "Mediocre sized, poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Guests complained about kitchenettes, minibars, TV's, and A/C." "Great shower."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    We enjoyed a reasonably priced dinner in the restaurant. Bar food was overpriced. The website was showing incorrect prices.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Pricey breakfast and dining." "Beverages could be cheaper."

  • Food
    "Food is all right"

    Enjoyed superb evening dinner in your restaurant. Dirty plates etc. Cod and chips which was disgusting.

    "Complaints about dining experience with subpar desserts & fruits." "Menu is okay but dining area could use better cleaning." "Food is pricey and snacks are subpar." "Side dishes and vegetables are not well rated." "Untasty beef dishes & steak." "Pork dishes are not good." "Bad poultry dishes." "Poor vegetarian & vegan dishes." "No good fish & seafood." "Bad lamb dishes." "Salads are ok." "Soups are ok."

  • Vibe
    "Decent vibe"

    External appearance is very impressive and welcoming. Decor is tired and dated. Mattress was probably a little old.

    "OK vibe and a friendly atmosphere." "Hotel could use some updating." "Entrance area is ok." "Hotel is relatively stylish." "Hotel is relatively luxurious." "Suitable for solo travelers." "Good choice for a city trip."

  • Amenities
    "Ordinary amenities"

    Lifts worked properly. Hallway was very worn. Carpets and Decor very dated.

    "Okay buildings and entrance area." "Generally old facilities, although conference area was good." "Elevator in need of updating." "Architecture not so nice." "Handicap accessible facilities are all right."

  • Bar and Beverages
    "Standard bar"

    Both the Pub and Restaurant serve fabulous. Bar staff mediocre and easily overwhelmed. Uninviting bar/ lounge area.

    "Alright but spendy bar." "Pool bar needs better service." "Alcoholic drinks are not the best."

  • Wellness Area
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    Gym is very small. Gym is too small. No gym.

    "Poorly reviewed fitness area."

  • Pool
    "Pool should be renewed"

    No swimming pool.

    "Pool should be renewed."