We aim to provide the highest standards of service to all our
guests and we look forward to welcoming you to Tankersley Manor and
making your stay an enjoyable one. Facilities available for guests
with disability needs are as follows:
Directions to Tankersley Manor are available by clicking here, or
by calling the hotel on 01226 744 700
As you arrive at the hotel, you will find 250 parking spaces of
which 12 are reserved for blue badge holders. One is located ten
Yard Outside the hotel's main entrance a further 3 are in the hotel
main car park and 6 are available near the event centre entrance.
There is also a turning circle located directly outside the main
entrance for dropping off and picking up only. This has a dropped
kerb. There is a level, paved route from the disabled parking into
the hotel where the main entrance has two manual doors.
Concierge is available for valet parking if required.
If you need assistance with luggage or equipment, our team of
porters and concierge are on duty 24 hours.
The Reception desk is located on the ground floor of the hotel in
the entrance lobby. The reception desk is 120cm high although
check-in can also be completed whilst sitting at a low table in the
You will be offered a personal check-in service with a full
explanation of the hotel's facilities together with a
familiarisation tour if required. Assistance is available to help
take your luggage to your room.
Reception staff will also brief you on our evacuation policy and
please note on your registration card if assistance is needed in
the event of an evacuation.
To the right of the main entrance is the lift to all the floor in
the new block which will give you access to our disabled rooms and
Tankersley Manor Hotel has 4 purpose built disabled rooms on the
Ground floor. One of the bedrooms interconnects to a double room
for use by a carer or children. Twin double bedded rooms are
In the bedroom there is transfer space and turning of at least
120cm on one side of the beds. The flooring in bedrooms is short
pile carpet and flooring in bathrooms is tiled. Reading lamps are
provided. Room service is available 24 hours. Items of furniture
can also be moved or removed on request.
The bathrooms are designed with an accessible wheel-in shower /
wall mounted drop down seat and appropriate grab rails. Emergency
pull cords link directly to reception from the bathroom. Horizontal
and vertical grab rails are positioned at the side of the
In the event of fire alarm activation these rooms have both a
sounder and a visual flashing light. In the event of an emergency a
member of the team will assist with your evacuation if necessary.
Fire evacuation advice is provided on the back of your bedroom
There are no steps on the main corridors and public areas on the
All the restaurant, bar and lounge facilities at Tankersley Manor
Hotel are located on the ground floor making them easily
The public telephone is located to the side of the
All lifts have audible enunciation and tactile buttons at standard
Accessible toilet facilities are located near the reception
There is good network coverage for mobile phones within the hotel.
All networks work.
Conference, Banqueting & Meeting Rooms
Some of our meeting rooms are located on the ground floor and are
fully accessible from the event centre Reception.
Hearing loops are available upon request in advance. Lighting can
be dimmed where required.
Please notify your conference or banquet for specific seating or
Accessible toilets are located to the side of the event centre
Reflections Leisure and Spa
The leisure club is located on the lower floor. A member of the
leisure team will show you the facilities and assist with access to
the swimming pool and spa. A dedicated accessible toilet and
changing area is located within the leisure club, as well as a
wheel in shower room. Access to poolside is on the same level and
there are steps with a handrail into the shallow end of the
The patio area can be accessed via the ramp near the Reception,
which is level and paved.
There are no outdoor facilities.
Alternative means of transport
If not travelling by car, the nearest bus stop is located 150
yards from the hotel entrance and the bus routes from here take you
to Barnsley and Chapeltown
An accessible taxi service is available from City taxis who can be
contacted on 01142393939
The nearest train station is located Elsecar (2miles)
Local equipment hire companies: Easy life mobility 01226
Local public transport numbers: Bus 01142465555 train: 0845 000
Local accessible taxi numbers: 01142393939