The 9 Best Hotels In Manchester

22 May 2016

Manchester is a lively city with beautiful architecture, rich English and international culture, and a variety of exciting attractions.

Fabulous shopping, unique festivals, markets and museums are just some of the highlights Manchester offers. The following Manchester hotels are great options for finding a perfect temporary home in this English treasure.

Jurys Inn Manchester

Located a few steps from a bus stop and a seven-minute stroll from Manchester’s main convention centre, Jurys Inn is an ideal choice for business travellers or those wanting to experience the heart of the city.

With 265 rooms to choose from, guests can find ideal accommodation options for singles, couples and families. The hotel’s restaurant and bar serves a buffet breakfast each morning and dinner from 6pm to 10pm, as well as room service. An on-site Costa coffee bar fuels visitors all day long.

The Portland Manchester Hotel

The 3-star Portland is well suited to families, with plenty of room options and suites to accommodate your party size. Kids will love the indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi and pay-per-view movie selection, whereas adults will appreciate the spa, sauna and fitness centre.

The hotel’s restaurant and bar offers 24-hour room service, and its convenient location ensures that there’s a range of dining options within walking distance, as well as attractions like the Castlefield Urban Heritage Park, Piccadilly Gardens and Manchester Art Gallery close by.

The Portland Manchester Hotel The Portland Manchester Hotel exudes that old British charm

Britannia Airport Inn Manchester

The Britannia Airport Inn, located less than 10 minutes from Manchester Airport, is perfect for those wanting convenience during travel.

A 12-minute drive from the city centre, the Airport Inn offers all the necessary amenities. An indoor pool, sauna and health centre keep you entertained, while two lounge bars, a terraced restaurant and 24-hour room service ensure you're well fed.

The Airport Inn offers 136 rooms with options for singles, couples or groups, and is also pet-friendly. Reasonable rates, Stay & Fly offers and a 24-hour airport shuttle also make this hotel a stellar choice.

Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester

Luxury seekers will love this decadent 5-star sanctuary, located within three minutes' walk of the Manchester Opera House and eight minutes' walk from the Palace Theatre. The Radisson has two highly acclaimed restaurants: the stylish Opus One and the refined Steak & Lobster.

The hotel’s full-service Sienna Spa offers an array of treatments and includes a boutique nail bar. An indoor pool, sauna, steam room and fitness centre provide total relaxation, and the specialty champagne bar, Opus Reserve, is a great way to unwind after a busy day.

Swimming pool at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester Take a dip during your stay at the Radisson Blu

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Premier Suites Manchester

These apartments are the perfect option for travellers seeking privacy and space in the heart of the city. The National Football Museum is a five-minute walk away, and plenty of shops, restaurants and bars are within a short distance. The Shudehill Metrolink station is also right across the street.

Guests can choose from one- or two-bedroom apartments, suitable for singles, couples or families. All apartments are furnished to a high standard, with open-plan living spaces, a fully-fitted kitchen, a washer and drier, and flat-screen TVs.

Travelodge Manchester Central

The Travelodge Manchester Central offers all necessary amenities at great prices and a fabulous location. The Royal Exchange Theatre, Arndale Centre, the Urbis museum and Victoria Train Station are all within one kilometre, making this the perfect base for your Manchester getaway.

Families will appreciate the spacious rooms and the fact that kids can stay and eat in the hotel’s restaurant for free. Free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour service desk and sleek flat-screen TVs also make the Travelodge Manchester Central a worthy accommodation option.

A family of four in a bed There are options galore for families on holiday in Manchester (Image: Getty)

Crowne Plaza Manchester Airport

The Crowne Plaza offers comfort, convenience and luxury in one. With a wide range of rooms, including family and accessible rooms, this hotel caters for all.

Located just one kilometre from Manchester airport with a free shuttle and a Park, Stay & Go package, the Crowne Plaza makes travel easy.

Everything you need is on site including two restaurants and bars, 24/7 room service, postal services, a business centre, and a fitness studio. Families can also visit the historic Quarry Bank Mill, located only close to Crowne Plaza.

Hilton Manchester Deansgate

Occupying the lower 23 floors of the 47-storey Beetham Tower, the 4-star Hilton Manchester Deansgate is modern and sleek. It is ideally located next door to the main shopping district and is a three-minute walk to Deansgate train station.

Business travellers will appreciate the spacious meeting rooms, secretarial service and business centre. Other amenities include an indoor pool, hot tub, sauna and fitness club, a beauty salon, florist, and shoeshine stand.

The Hilton Manchester Deansgate is home to one restaurant and two chic bars, including Cloud 23, which offers breathtaking city views.

A King room with a view at the Hilton Manchester Deansgate Indulge in luxury and a view to boot

Doubletree By Hilton Hotel Manchester

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Manchester offers a variety of rooms and suites within walking distance of Manchester’s best restaurants, bars and shops.

This hotel is great for families and business travellers alike, with meeting spaces and a fully-equipped business centre, as well as family packages, sightseeing tours and a special recreation concierge for assistance in planning activities.

A fitness centre and running track provide convenient workouts for guests, and with three hip restaurants and two bars in the hotel (as well as room service), there’s no shortage of options to choose from come dinnertime.


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