Make your way to the heart of the crowd
Manchester is renowned for its rich industrial heritage and vibrant atmosphere. The city’s heritage can be traced back to the 18th century, so the Museum of Science & Industry is a major attraction for tourists. The history and culture of Manchester make it one of the most popular destinations in the UK, and the ideal spot for those who enjoy the hustle and bustle of city life.
This is a selection of our top AA-rated hotels in and around Manchester.
This stylish, Edwardian hotel has welcomed guests since 1903, and has a warm and elegant design throughout. Facilities include extensive function and meeting rooms, as well as eating options that include Adam Reid at The French, and Mr Cooper's.
Set in a converted warehouse, the Malmaison has a stylish and chic design that includes vibrant meeting rooms, a gym, and treatment rooms for guests. The beautiful Mal Bar has an impressive menu, and the comfy bedrooms include unique Red and Blue Suites.
The Lowry Hotel
Located beside the stunning River Irwell in the city center, The Lowry Hotel has a modern, spacious design, ideal for business or leisure guests. Visitors can sample refreshing brasserie cooking and enjoy some serious relaxation in the indoor spa.
Smack in the center of Piccadilly, this former warehouse has an industrial feel with exposed steel beams that complement the walnut staircase. A relaxed, all-day brasserie menu is offered in a sophisticated dining area. The 61 bedrooms each have a distinct style that reflect the hotel’s industrial heritage.
Holiday Inn Manchester – MediaCityUK
In the heart of the city’s vibrant media district, the Holiday Inn Manchester has a stylish Hub Bar, the renowned New York Italian restaurant, and luxury accommodation. Dive in to city life and enjoy the stunning views over the Manchester Shipping Canal. The hotel is just a short walk from the BBC and ITV studios.
Football fanatics, foodies, business guests and tourists; Hotel Football caters for them all. Man U fans will enjoy the unmatched views over Old Trafford, as well as the one of a kind bedrooms and event spaces. Treat yourself to the all-day dining service featuring match day treats and a five-a-side football pitch.
Drawing inspiration from its surroundings, Hotel Gotham is an impressive structure of stone and steel with an art deco theme throughout. The exclusive cocktail bar, The Brass Club, has a fabulous dining setting that overlooks the city.