The Cartwright

308 Manningham LaneBradfordBD8 7AXUnited Kingdom
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About The Cartwright

The Cartwright is a recently refurbished, three-star Victorian hotel located in the centre of Bradford.

All rooms include free Wi-Fi, TV and DVD player, refrigerator, complimentary bottled water, tea and coffee making facilities, en suite bathroom with a hair dryer.

Tour and ticket assistance is available and Wi-Fi in public areas is provided. The hotel also offerers meeting rooms and free off-street parking. Dogs are allowed at the hotel.

A fully licensed far bar with lounge area is available. English breakfast is available at a surcharge. Other local restaurants are just a short walk away.

Centrally located, The Cartwright is within walking distance of the Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, Lister Park and Valley Parade. Fuse Art Space is approximately 20-minutes’ walk away.


308 Manningham Lane, Bradford, BD8 7AX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1274)499908 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Car park
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Pets allowed
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / corridors

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Plentiful breakfast.

The breakfast provided at The Cartwright is plentiful and inexpensive. Guests were able to choose from a variety of cereals, yoghurt, juices as well as full English breakfast along with a hot drink to start their day.

Friendly and hospitable staff.

When visiting The Cartwright you are likely to be greeted like an old friend. Staff are reportedly welcoming, very friendly and open to social conversation. Staff are also hospitable and willing to accommodate requests where possible to make your stay ple

Clean and spacious rooms.

Most rooms were found to be clean and spacious and included good quality linens and towels.

Negative Reviews

Refurbishment and maintenance repairs needed.

Guests reported that the hotel is in need of maintenance as various items in the rooms were either old or broken. Problems included walls which were stained and/or the paint was flaking off, uncomfortable beds with loose springs, broken shower facilities.

Not a smoke-free hotel.

The hotel advertises itself as a smoke-free property, however guests did not find this to be true. Guests reported that the rooms and at times the beds and pillows smelled strongly of cigarette smoke.

Cleanliness needs attention.

Some guests found that the rooms were not adequately cleaned from previous guests. Rooms were reportedly dirty, dusty, and it was not uncommon to find hair in the bathroom.

Rating Overview

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6.8 out of 10 based on 76 reviews