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The Pendulum Hotel

About the The Pendulum Hotel

3 Hen Rating


This comfortable three-star hotel is set in the University of Manchester campus, an eight-minute walk from Manchester Oxford Road train station. The hotel is named after the Foucault’s pendulum that swings in the hotel’s hallway. While it’s quite straightforward, all the basics are covered, and the attention to detail makes all the difference to your stay.

On arrival, you drop into the hotel bar for a chilled drink, then check out your rooms, where you will find comfy beds, TVs, en suite bathrooms and free WiFi. The hotel has a stylish bistro restaurant serving good value meal including pizzas, paninis and fish and chips. Room service is available 24 hours a day, so no matter what time you get in after the big night out, you can get a snack or a drink brought to your door. In the morning, all-you-can-eat cooked breakfasts are served that will set you up for the day ahead.


This three star hotel offers 117 rooms in singles, doubles, twins and suites, all with en suite bathrooms with showers. Each room contains a TV and has access to the hotel's free WiFi network. The hotel restaurant serves a varied range of meals but specialises in cool bistro dining. Meals are served until 10.30pm but room service can be ordered throughout the day and night. There are tea and coffee making facilities in the rooms as well as a coffee shop available to hotel guests. The friendly and helpful staff keep reception open 24 hours. All-you-can-eat breakfasts are served until 10am on weekdays and until 11am at weekends. Full English or continental options are available.

Hotel Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Bar
  • Staffed reception

Room facilities

  • Tv
  • Iron
  • Hairdryer
  • Wifi
  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • Towels
  • Budget
  • Standard
  • Luxury
  • Self-catering

Important information

Check In Time: 14:00

Check Out Time: 11:00

Breakfast Times: You will receive a all-you-can-eat Full English or continental served 7 - 10am weekdays and 8 - 11am weekends

Parking Facilities: Adjacent multi-storey pay parking

Disabled Facilities: Yes: Please contact your party planner for more information