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"Room was nice Very enjoyable breakfast. Would stay here again " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 28 Oct 2019

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Hotel Description

Britannia Hotel Wigan's good location gets good marks from our customers. During your stay, you'll be close to Worthington Lakes Country Park. Features include free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus an indoor pool. This 3-star hotel has 124 rooms over 2 floors. All rooms offer free WiFi and cable TV channels.

  • All rooms offer cable TV, coffee/tea makers and safes
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Enjoy international cuisine while dining at Almonds Brasserie
  • Full breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Take a swim in the indoor pool or soak in the spa tub
  • Amenities include free newspapers in reception, meeting rooms and a lift
  • On-site recreation includes a health club and a sauna
  • Guests speak favourably about the WiFi and the comfortable guestrooms
  • 11 minutes by car from Haydock Park Racecourse and 8 minutes from Worthington Lakes Country Park
  • Cats and dogs welcome for a fee

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Single Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£33* Per night/room 21 Feb - 22 Feb

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Single Room

Bed Count 1 Single Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Britannia Hotel Wigan ratings based on 12 verified reviews

Review Summary
2.3 out of 5 2.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 2.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 2.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 2.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Britannia Hotel Wigan

Everyone (3) Couples (4) Business (1) Family (4)
4 out of 5
Room was nice Very enjoyable breakfast. Would stay here again

Posted by on 28 Oct 2019

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1 out of 5
Staff were friendly, no issues there. To say the hotel requires some TLC is an understatement, it is just so grubby, everywhere you look. Linen in the room was clean, but the furniture, carpet, even the TV was just so scruffy, the shower did not work properly either. Rule Brittania, you must be joking

Posted by on 18 Feb 2019

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3 out of 5
The decor was a little dated but ok. The twin bed I slept in was very squeeky which affected my sleep. My son was bitten by something overnight. I checked the mattress and saw no signs of bedbugs but they may be flea bites.

Posted by on 31 Dec 2018

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5 out of 5

Very good quality and value for money

Stayed 1 night and were perfectly satisfied. Room very clean and new. Easy to find.

Posted by on 2 Sep 2017

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1 out of 5

Would not stay again

Room was dirty. I.E hair on bathroom floor, purple substance in the sink, pubic hair and yellow stain on toilet bowl, dirt all along the skirting boards, bits of black flick in the bed. wifi didn't work in the room, beds were uncomfortable. Asked for a double bed but it was 2 single beds pushed together. No hair and body wash in the dispenser. Food was terrible(undercooked jacket potato, was cold and hard).

Posted by , from Wigan on 12 Dec 2016

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1 out of 5


The hotel has become run down and shabby. It is now in dire need of refurbishment.. The staff were pleasant and helpful, but there were maintenance problems with the first three bedrooms we looked at. I was unable to have a shower at 6.30 am because the water was cold. The restaurant was unable to offer any food at 8.00 pm. Very disappointing, altogether, particularly as I had booked a room for 3 nights

Posted by on 5 Mar 2016

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3 out of 5

In need of refurb

Could be a lovely hotel but in serious need of refurbishment.

Posted by on 21 Jul 2015

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1 out of 5

Stay away

This stay was the worst I ever experienced, I didn't sleep due to the room being so hot and unable to open the windows, I had one pillow on a double bed which was actually two singles together, which fell apart during the night. The sheets didn't fit so they were half on and half off. The television didn't work and when the staff member fixed it I could only get 2 channels. A really uncomfortable night.

Posted by on 27 Nov 2014

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2 out of 5

good stop over

The room was very roomy with a big bed. Bathroom could do with some attention (loose tiles mouldy grouting). Breakfast was not great. There was a large coach party in before us, so maybe that is why there was very little food left. No fresh fruit.

Posted by on 1 Nov 2013

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1 out of 5


The rooms were filthy, dusty, noisy. the restaurant had dirty tables, cutlery, no jam or marmalade for your toast no staff on hand to ask anything, when they did show their face they couldn't be bothered to help. It was more like a place for the workmen and more like a workers cafe. There was a constant humming from the boiler or something all night along with the constant slamming of doors we had no sleep!!!

Posted by on 8 Apr 2013

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Property Features

As a guest of Britannia Hotel Wigan, you'll find an indoor pool, a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. Britannia Hotel Wigan also features complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a lift. Self parking is free. This 3-star Wigan hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 124 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Wedding services available
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking


  • Airport: Manchester (MAN) (50.8 km / 31.5 mi)
  • Train station: Manchester Gathurst Station (3.8 km / 2.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Britannia Hotel Wigan offers 124 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Cable televisions are provided. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cots (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 7 AM to 9:30 AM and at the weekend from 8 AM to 10:30 AM.

Almonds Brasserie – This restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

Guests aged under 16 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.

  • Golfing nearby

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time ends at 2 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM


  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 10 per night.
  • Free cots (infant beds)!


  • Pets: GBP 10.00 per pet, per night
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 10.00 and GBP 15.00 for adults, and GBP 5.00 and GBP 10.00 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 10.00 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 10 per night
  • Facilities fee: GBP 4 per person, per day and includes use of:

  • – Fitness facilities
    – Sauna
    – Spa
    – Swimming pool

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.