- Trafford Centre
- Etihad Stadium Manchester City
- Old Trafford
- Gullivers World Theme Park
- Runway Visitor Park
City Name: Manchester
Direction from City Center to Hotel: North
Distance from Hotel: 9.5 MI/ 15.29 KM
Convenience Store: 1.8 MI/ 2.9 KM North
Golf: 1.5 MI/ 2.41 KM North West
Plane spotters can get a great view of the airport at Runway Visitor Park, less than a mile from the hotel. Book a tour to climb aboard a jet plane, see the Nimrod, a decommissioned RAF search-and-rescue aircraft, or admire British Airways' supersonic airliner, the Concorde. There's also a children's play area and a restaurant with a view of the planes taking off where you can take a break.
Catch a top-class Premiership football match at Manchester United's Old Trafford stadium or at the Etihad Stadium, home of local rivals Manchester City, both under 30 minutes' drive from the hotel. If there's no game during your visit, book a behind-the-scenes tour to visit the pitch and the dressing rooms, meet local footballing legends and relive iconic sporting moments in the clubs' museums.
Don't Go Home Without
The unforgettable Canal Street, 20 minutes' drive from the hotel, is the heart of Manchester's "Gay Village", the setting for the popular TV show "Queer as Folk". A centre for LGBT culture in the UK, the street has also become the site of Manchester's most vibrant nightlife. There are bars, pubs and clubs of every stripe, as well as annual events such as Manchester Pride.
You can combine shopping with a family day out at the intu Trafford Centre, 15 minutes from the hotel by car. Browse more than 200 stores, from designer boutiques to high-street favourites, and choose from dozens of restaurants and cafés when you need a break. Restless kids can try rock climbing and laser tag, spot sharks at the SEA LIFE aquarium or build models at the LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre.