Attractions in Manchester

Attractions in Manchester
Attractions in Manchester

There is a mix of modern and historic Attractions in Manchester making it an ideal city to visit with family, friends or a group. Manchester offers a clean and modern environment packed with exciting things to see and do, packed with many photo opportunities and breathe taking scenes. Manchester has undergone a complete facelift transforming it in to a city for the 21st century that is packed with attractions for all ages and interests.

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Britannia Hotel Manchester

Britannia Hotel Manchester
Britannia Hotel Manchester

Britannia Hotel Manchester – Dating back to 1858 the Britannia Hotel Manchester is a beautiful grade 2 listed building that is located in the city centre. It is close to Manchester Picadilly railway station, transport connections and all other attractions in Manchester. The hotel is huge with over 350 rooms that have been updated and are tastefully decorated. All rooms are are well furnished with TV’s, Hairdryer, Tea & Coffee etc.

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Oldham Metrolink

Oldham Metrolink
Oldham Metrolink

The long awaited Oldham Metrolink is due to open on Wednesday 13 June and will be major step forward in improving the already good transport links in and out of Manchester City Centre.  The Oldham Metrolink service will link Oldham Mumps with Manchester City Centre and beyond drastically reducing commute times for communities along the route

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Britannia Hotel South Manchester

Britannia Hotel South Manchester – This modern purposed built hotel is located just off the M56 and easy access to the Motorway Networks Manchester city centre only 5 miles away and easily accessible Manchester Airport is only 3 miles away and there is a shuttle bus operaterating on a regular timetable to and from the hotel this service is Chargeable at ?5.00 per adult ?2.50 per child return. All 212 bedrooms are en-suite and decorated in contemporary style with lots of natural light and facilities include TV and Radio Trouser Press Hairdryer and Tea and Coffee making facilities The superb restaurant serves a hearty full breakfast or Continental light lunch or snack and dinner with a choice of Grills Sea Food Burgers and traditional Family favourites. The Palantine bar is ideal for relaxing with fine wines and beverages. Featuring six Conference rooms that can offer the best facilities perfect for any occasion and can hold up to 120 people. WIFI is free to all guests and is available in all public areas of the hotel.

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Britannia Country House Hotel

Britannia Country House Hotel – A traditional Country House with distinctive architecture set in its own landscaped grounds. The hotel is in a prime location for easy access to all motorway networks. All 255 en-suite bedrooms are pleasantly decorated with wood furnishings; facilities including TV Telephone Trouser Press and Tea and Coffee Making facilities. There are two restaurants of which include Jenny’s serving the hearty breakfast or a lighter continental style and dinner a traditional Carvery. Alternatively try the Overstuffed Pizzeria is open each evening with a selection of pizzas steaks and hot sandwiches. The main residents bar offers a tranquil atmosphere great for a quiet drink. with light snacks being served during the day. The Leisure facilities here include a swimming pool gym Sauna and Steam room-(?4.00 entrance charge applies for adult residents per day and ?2.00 per resident child per day the weekly gold cards are ?10.00). The eight Conference rooms can offer first class facilities for any occasion catering for up to 360 people. WIFI is free to all guests and is available in all public areas of the hotel. The hotel offers a 24 hour coach transfer to the airport this service is charged at ?5.00 per adult ?2.50 per child – return trip.

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Population of Manchester

Population of Manchester
Population of Manchester

The population of Manchester was estimated at 2.7 million across the whole of Greater Manchester making the area the third largest population mass in the UK.  Looking back over the years the population of Manchester has grown from humble beginnings to a major city in the UK and Europe.

Back in 1801 the population of Manchester was a mere 328,609 yet by 1851 that had exceeded the 1 million mark with the turn of the industrial revolution the population of Manchester swelled.  In 1891 the population was over 2 million inhabitants double that of 40 years previous.

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Macdonald Hotel Manchester

Macdonald Hotel Manchester
Macdonald Hotel Manchester

The Macdonald Hotel Manchester is Manchester’s newest four star deluxe hotel.  The hotel is situated a short walk from Manchester’s main railway station Piccadilly.  This quality hotel has  338 bedrooms making it one of the largest in Manchester and each room offers all of the home comforts needed for a stay in Manchester.  The rooms come equiped with many great features that enable the Macdonald Hotel Manchester to distance itself from other hotels in Manchester.

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Bewleys Hotel Manchester Airport

Bewleys Hotel Manchester Airport
Bewleys Hotel Manchester Airport

Bewleys Hotel Manchester Airport is situated just minutes from Manchester Airport in easy reach of terminals 1, 2 and 3.  The hotel is a short train ride to Manchester City Centre via the Manchester Airport Railway Station.  The hotel is ideal for short stop overs or weekend breaks in Manchester as they offer a 24hr complimentary shuttle service to and from the airport and airport rail station for all guests staying at the Bewleys Hotel Manchester Airport.

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Manchester Arndale

The Manchester Arndale is an indoor shopping centre in Manchester city centre providing over 200 shops as well as restaurants and eateries for locals and visitors alike.  The Manchester Arndale Centre is home to a number of large department stores as well as retail chains and independent shops catering for every taste and budget.

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The Brewhouse Bolton

The Brewhouse Bolton
The Brewhouse Bolton

The Brewhouse Bolton – The Brewhouse is everything you would desire from a local inn and restaurant situated in Bolton close to Manchester in the North West of England.  The Brewhouse Bolton offers a selection of superb freshly prepared food a wide selection of beers cask ales wines and spirits.  The inn offers quality en suite accommodation and it also boasts its own brewery on site.  The property has undergone a full refurbishment in 2009 and was formerly the Cheetham Arms.

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