Fully air-conditioned, this newly built design hotel, which opened in 2008, offers 228 luxurious contemporary bedrooms as well as free Internet access, a restaurant, bar and conference/banqueting rooms offering purpose-designed space with the most up-to-date technology and equipment. Guests are welcomed in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, cloakroom, and lift access. Guests may also make use of the car park (fees apply), room service, and a laundry service.
Located in the vibrant northern quarter of Manchester city centre, this family-friendly city hotel is situated on Shudehill, opposite the Printworks car park and Shudehill tram and bus interchange. Guests will find restaurants, bars, shops and nightlife all on the hotel's doorstep and both Victoria and Piccadilly train stations are just a short walk away. The business hotel is 200 metres from the Arndale shopping Centre, Harvey Nichols and Selfridges, and other places of interest include Manchester United Football Club (7 km away), Manchester Evening News Arena (400 m away), Manchester City Football Club (4 km away) and the Manchester Wheel (200 m away). Blackpool Beach is approximately 4.5 km from the conference hotel and Manchester Airport is around 12 km away.
The contemporary bedrooms have 1 or 2 double beds as well as an en suite bathroom with a shower, bathtub, hairdryer and a bathrobe. Free Internet access and individually regulated air conditioning and heating are standard features in all accommodation. Other in-room amenities include a laptop safe, minibar (chargeable), an iron and ironing board, Sky TV (including Sky Sports), pay-for-view movies and free mineral water. Triple and quad rooms consist of two double beds.
There is a residents' gym with complimentary water and towels.
The Glasshouse is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner in the evening. The impressive design of the Glasshouse Restaurant blends magnificent space, angular lines, mirrors and coloured glass with intimate rounded leather booths. A breakfast buffet is served each morning. À la carte options are available for lunch and dinner and guests may also select their dinner from a set menu.
By car from Manchester Airport, depart on the domestic approach. At the roundabout, take the fifth exit onto Outwood Lane. Bear left. Continue onto the slip road (M56 J5). Bear right. Continue onto the M56. Continue onto the A5103. At the roundabout, take the third exit onto Mancunian Way. At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Mancunian Way. Bear left onto Mancunian Way (elevated road) A57(M). Continue onto the A57(M). Continue onto Mancunian Way A635. Bear left onto Pinmill Brow A635. Continue onto Great Ancoats Street A665. Continue onto Swan Street A62. Continue onto Swan Street A665. Then guests will arrive at the hotel.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board