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Group Friendly Accommodation

Manchester’s ample choice of accommodation has something for every budget and need, from hotels, serviced apartments, B&B’s and hostels.

The city is home to many of the established national and international hotel chains as well as independents interested in tour operator business. 


The city is home to a wide choice of hotels, ranging from luxurious and boutique hotels including the opulent Palace Hotel and The Light ApartHotel Manchester, to budget and group friendly establishments.

The Lowry is a five star hotel on the outskirts of the city centre. The contemporary building has peaceful views over the River Irwell. The Radisson Edwardian is a five star city centre hotel located in Manchester's most celebrated building, the historic Free Trade Hall, stylish spaces create a mood of understated luxury in the city centre, moments from Manchester Central.

The ABode Hotel is a four star boutique hotel, close to Piccadilly Train Station. The Crowne Plaza Manchester City Centre is another four star contemporary central hotel located in the heart of the Northern Quarter. The Hilton Manchester Deansgate is housed in the Beetham Tower. The stylish and innovated Hotel is easy to spot in the Manchester skyline.   The Midland is a four star city centre hotel. This Grade II listed Edwardian building has a double AA rosette awarded restaurant.

Holiday Inn hotels are a popular choice with visiting groups, with a range of hotels across Greater Manchester, offering a range of rooms at great prices. For central locations, choose the Holiday Inn Manchester Oxford Road or Manchester Central, for a stay at the Quays, visit Holiday Inn Media CityUK or Holiday Inn Salford Quays.

Budget Beds & Hostels

If good value essential comfort is required, Ibis budget hotels are a firm favourite. The most central is Ibis budget Manchester Centre which has 150 en suite rooms and free WIFI whilst the Ibis budget Manchester Salford Quays is a 210 en suite room property close to all attractions at The Quays, just a short Metrolink ride away from the city centre.

If working to a tight budget, Hatters Hostels can offer a choice of two properties in the bohemian Northern Quarter. Hatters on Newton Street has all the amenities of a typical hostel, Hatters at Hilton Chambers on Hilton Street offers hotel style facilities whilst maintaining the fun and buzz of a central hostel.

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