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Escape Lounge - T1

| Terminal 1, Ringway M90 1QX, England
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Would maybe not come again!

Actually, in fairness, for £20 each, this was not a bad deal, somewhere quiet to chill with comfy... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Natalie B
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Nice place to wait before flight.

We booked in advance to save a bit of money. Lounge was clean and not too busy (Sunday 10am) The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
roywilson7
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Escape the hustle and bustle of the airport terminal and enjoy the calming atmosphere of the Escape Lounge. Whether travelling for business or pleasure, there's simply no better way to get your journey off to a flying start. Relax The Escape Lounge offers the perfect environment to unwind before you fly. Take some time out with that book you've been meaning to finish, catch up on the news with our range of complimentary newspapers and magazines, or simply sit back, relax and enjoy our calming, tranquil space. Food & Drink Designed exclusively for Escape Lounges, our complimentary buffet and made to order hot dishes are prepared using only the very best locally sourced ingredients. An upgrade menu is also available, providing a wider range of hot meal options. Join us for breakfast and choose from a delicious selection of cereals, fresh fruit, warm croissants and freshly prepared breakfast rolls. Our brunch and afternoon menu consists of freshly baked pies, pastries, grazing boards, salads and handmade sandwiches served alongside our soup of the day, and for those with a sweet tooth, a choice of cakes and biscuits are available. Our complimentary bar is well stocked with an assortment of alcoholic drinks such as wines, beer and spirits, alongside tea, coffee, soft drinks and fresh fruit juices. Premium drinks are available to purchase for that special occasion.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
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“pastries” (34 reviews)
“value for money” (27 reviews)
“soft drinks” (21 reviews)
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Hours Today: 4:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Terminal 1, Ringway M90 1QX, England
This attraction is at Manchester Intl Airport (after security)
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"value for money"
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"soft drinks"
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"free wifi"
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"quiche"
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"salad"
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"start your holiday"
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"long haul flight"
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"beans"
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"choice of drinks"
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"hot and cold food"
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"newspapers and magazines"
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"fruit"
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"bacon"
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"perfect start"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Actually, in fairness, for £20 each, this was not a bad deal, somewhere quiet to chill with comfy chairs and all you can eat food and drinks. However, beer wise, only one which was Carlsberg....cheapest lager out there and very watery, not a fan so...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked in advance to save a bit of money. Lounge was clean and not too busy (Sunday 10am) The bacon and sausage was lovely, but they don't serve toast hence 4 stars. Also you have to leave the lounge to use the toilet facilities....More

2  Thank roywilson7
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Escape_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Escape Lounge - T1, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your time in the lounge. We will look forward to welcoming you back on your next trip. Kind Regards, Escape Team

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean place and reception staff friendly. Cooked breakfast the usual. Yoghurt is a breakfast staple but all there was today was relatively small bowl of plain yoghurt which emptied pretty quickly. When I asked for more it took 3 people and a reminder for it...More

2  Thank northwalesnaturist
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Escape_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Escape Lounge - T1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. We are disappointed to hear you didn't enjoy your visit to the lounge. Our staff are aware of replenishing food items and checking stock levels. We do keep glasses placed next to the juices,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this in advance as previous airport trips had left us spending a small fortune for breakfast and beers! We only got an hour in the lounge after all as security took longer than expected. We were told to help ourselves to food and...More

1  Thank Samiqua
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Escape_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Escape Lounge - T1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit overall. In regard to our staff using the hand held Hoover, we have to keep the lounge maintained throughout the day. We use the hand...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited here a few times now I thought I should share my experience. The lounge is tucked away from all the hustle and bustle upstairs after the duty free. After checking in with the friendly staff you can relax on a comfy chair enjoying...More

Thank Carl B
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Escape_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Escape Lounge - T1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit to the lounge. We will look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Kind Regards, Escape Team

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice lounge ,clean and with polite staff on the reception and within the lounge. Nice seating with views of the runway,relaxing atmosphere. Great selection of drinks ,alcoholic ,hot and cold. Lovely selection of foods ,cereals,hot food,fruit. A very well set up departure lounge.More

Thank bigtruck61
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Escape_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Escape Lounge - T1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. Unfortunately, terminal 1 escape lounge doesn't have the view of the runway however we do in terminal 2 and 3. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to the lounge. Kind Regards,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Warm and friendly reception staff. Environment relaxed and quiet. The food on offer was very minimal & quite boring.More

Thank Coulby_69
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Escape_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Escape Lounge - T1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear about our staff giving great customer service. In regard to the food we have on offer, the food menus change everyday to make sure we cater for everybody's needs,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being a veggie it’s sometimes hard to get what I want. Had veg soup then cheese sandwiches tortilla crisps some coleslaw and salad water orange and a bottle of beer, coffee and flapjack. Totally relaxed atmosphere better prepared as not really a good flyer thought...More

Thank sharonkeith16
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Escape_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Escape Lounge - T1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit to the lounge. We will look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Kind Regards, Escape Team

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lounge provided somewhere to wait for our flight. There are only tables and chairs so it’s not the most comfortable departure lounge that I’ve ever been in but, there was space and decent refreshments so it was far from the worst. We were there...More

2  Thank pnhmrk
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Escape_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Escape Lounge - T1, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to the lounge. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit. Kind Regards, Escape Team

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit to any airport lounge and it was as I expected very good. Fast and easy check in, plenty of chairs, tables etc plenty of breakfast food choice, bacon, sausage, beans cereals, orange juice, small selection of pastries, help yourself tea, coffee etc etc...More

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Escape_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Escape Lounge - T1, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thankyou for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit to the lounge. We will look forward to welcoming you back on a future journey! Kind Regards, Escape Team

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glynnrowett
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Response from Hrk1980 | Reviewed this property |
Only been escape I want to knwo same question xI thought escape was decent x
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Response from Lynne B | Reviewed this property |
Have you looked at the Escape website as there is quite a lot of mentioned information on there. There is quite a selection on continental style breakfast items and a menu upgrade available. Enjoy ;-)
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