The Best Hotels in Manchester

We’ve filtered out the noise and surfaced the best luxury, boutique and coolest hotels in Manchester for you below. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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King Street Townhouse

Rated 9.2 in 3603 reviews

King Street Townhouse is situated in Manchester, 5 minutes' walk from Manchester Town Hall. Guests can enjoy a meal at… See more

King Street Townhouse is situated in Manchester, 5 minutes' walk from Manchester Town Hall. Guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant or a drink at the bar. On the rooftop of the hotel there is a heated, infinity spa pool as well as a relaxation room and steam room.

All rooms contain a contemporary design with a flat-screen TV, free WiFi and tea and coffee making facilities. The rooms come with en-suite facilities and walk-in rain showers, bathrobes and free toiletries. Some rooms also have seating areas where guests can relax.

The hotel is housed in a large Italian renaissance building, and has been updated to a modern standard while maintaining its historic features. Guests are invited to dine at the hotel’s Tavern Restaurant and Bar, which serves a seasonal menu and classic dishes, or relax in the lounge with an afternoon tea.

King Street Townhouse also offers guests a conference and event space for celebrations and business-related events.

G-MEX Centre is 400 metres from King Street Townhouse, while Deansgate is 400 metres away. Manchester Airport is 13 km from the property.

Rooms from $175

The Cow Hollow Hotel

Rated 9.0 in 1009 reviews

Located in the Northern Quarter of Manchester, The Cow Hollow Hotel is a 16-bedroom boutique, situated 500 metres from… See more

Located in the Northern Quarter of Manchester, The Cow Hollow Hotel is a 16-bedroom boutique, situated 500 metres from Piccadilly train station. A cocktail bar, situated in the lobby, is open for drinks 24/7. The hotel also has free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk.

All guest rooms in the hotel are equipped with king-size Hypnos beds, 400-thread count sheets, and Smart TVs with complimentary Netflix access. Rooms include a private bathroom with a rainfall shower and REN toiletries. Slippers and earplugs are also provided.

A complimentary continental breakfast bag is provided, including a granola and berry coulis yogurt pot, juice, fruit, and croissant. Tea and coffee is provided each morning in your room. Complimentary hot drinks are also available for self-service 24/7 in the Aviary Café.

The Palace Theatre is 1 km from The Cow Hollow Hotel. Manchester Arena is a 12-minute walk away. The nearest airport is Manchester Airport, 14 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $98

Dakota Manchester

Rated 9.4 in 5727 reviews

Located in the Manchester City Centre, Dakota Manchester is a 5-minute walk to Market Street and a 10-minute walk to the… See more

Located in the Manchester City Centre, Dakota Manchester is a 5-minute walk to Market Street and a 10-minute walk to the Spinningfields. Easily accessible, Dakota Manchester is just a 3-minute walk from Piccadilly train station and a 30-minute train or drive from Manchester Airport.

There are 137 bedrooms including 27 suites. The fully air-conditioned rooms all offer a Smart TV and media hub with full Sky HD package, in-room safe, complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi, and en suite bathrooms with rainfall showers and toiletries.

The Grill offers a sophisticated menu with seasonal ingredients and brasserie-style service. Private dining areas with waterside views will be available for exclusive use, accompanied by The Champagne Room. The stylish cocktail bar offers a variety of classic and in-house creations alongside a comprehensive wine list.

Canal Street is 1.1 km from Dakota Manchester. The nearest airport is Manchester Airport, 15 km from the property.

Rooms from $134

Stock Exchange Hotel

Rated 9.4 in 1337 reviews

Located in Manchester, 300 metres from Royal Exchange Theatre, Stock Exchange Hotel provides accommodation with a… See more

Located in Manchester, 300 metres from Royal Exchange Theatre, Stock Exchange Hotel provides accommodation with a restaurant, private parking, a bar and a shared lounge. Among the facilities at this property are a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The hotel features family rooms.

Every room is fitted with air conditioning, a safety deposit box and a flat-screen TV, and certain units at the hotel have a patio. All units will provide guests with a desk and a coffee machine.

Guests at Stock Exchange Hotel can enjoy a à la carte breakfast.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Albert Square, John Rylands Library and Manchester Art Gallery. The nearest airport is Manchester Airport, 15 km from Stock Exchange Hotel.

Rooms from $158

The Midland

Rated 8.0 in 8728 reviews

The Midland is an award-winning, 4-star luxury hotel with a spa in Manchester city centre. It offers stylish… See more

The Midland is an award-winning, 4-star luxury hotel with a spa in Manchester city centre. It offers stylish, air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi. The spa facilities are available for an extra charge.

Providing a fine dining experience, Adam Reid at The French has won 4 AA Rosettes. The bespoke menus offer creative dishes, which are freshly prepared using locally sourced produce where possible.

Mount Street Dining Room and Bar offers a modern take on British classics, with a focus on local and fresh ingredients. Open seven days a week, guests can enjoy a wide range of starters, main dishes and desserts. Mount Street Bar has an extensive drinks menu with exciting cocktails, fine wines and local beers.

Traditional afternoon tea is available in the Tea Room at The Midland. Hotel guests can make use of The Rena Spa At The Midland's relaxation pool and thermal areas, for an extra charge. The Rena spa includes the aromatherapy steam room, beautiful Alder-Wood sauna and refreshing Arctic rain shower.

The Midland is less than 400 metres from Bridgewater Hall, the Palace Theatre and Manchester Central Exhibition and Conference Centre. The city's shops and bars are a 10-minute walk away.

Rooms from $114

Hotel Gotham

Rated 9.0 in 2598 reviews

Located in the centre of Manchester, Hotel Gotham is a 3-minute walk from Manchester Arndale Shopping Centre. It offers… See more

Located in the centre of Manchester, Hotel Gotham is a 3-minute walk from Manchester Arndale Shopping Centre. It offers a rooftop terrace and free WiFi.

Serviced by a lift, all rooms and suites are air-conditioned and feature a telephone, a flat-screen TV and facilities for making coffee and tea. The bathroom is complete with free toiletries, slippers and a bath or shower. A hairdryer and bathrobes are also provided.

Breakfast is served every morning at Hotel Gotham. Decorated in dark colours, the on-site AA Rosettes restaurant has a modern style. Guests can enjoy a drink at the bar.

The hotel is 400 metres from Deansgate, 500 metres from Bridgewater Hall and 500 metres from G-MEX Centre. Manchester Airport is 13 km away. Hotel Gotham offers a valet parking service, at GBP 35 per day.

Rooms from $138

Kimpton Clocktower, an IHG Hotel

Rated 8.8 in 3779 reviews

Set in the heart of Manchester’s vibrant city centre, the grand Kimpton Clocktower offers stylish, modern rooms just a… See more

Set in the heart of Manchester’s vibrant city centre, the grand Kimpton Clocktower offers stylish, modern rooms just a minute’s walk from Oxford Road Rail Station and The Palace Theatre. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel and the ballroom is the biggest hotel event space in the North of England.

Furnished with elegant decor, all of the 4-star rooms include TVs with satellite channels, private bathrooms and in-room safes. Guests can also make use of hairdryers and tea/coffee-making facilities.

Kimpton Clocktower is situated on bustling Oxford Road, with Manchester’s huge array of shops within easy walking distance. The Manchester Arena is a 20-minute walk, while Old Trafford Stadium is 10 minutes’ drive. Manchester Airport can be reached in 20 minutes’ drive.

Rooms from $115

ABode Manchester

Rated 8.6 in 1729 reviews

In the heart of the city, ABode Manchester is a splendid 19th-century building with free Wi-Fi access. Piccadilly Rail… See more

In the heart of the city, ABode Manchester is a splendid 19th-century building with free Wi-Fi access. Piccadilly Rail Station is 3 minutes’ walk away.

ABode Manchester’s double-glazed rooms offer monsoon showers and luxury toiletries. Guests can also enjoy an LCD TV, and free internet.

ABode Manchester is situated within walking distance of many of Manchester’s numerous central bars, restaurants and museums. The Trafford Centre shopping centre is 15 minutes’ drive away, and the MEN Arena is a 15-minute walk.

Rooms from $82

Leven Manchester

Rated 9.5 in 1126 reviews

Located in Manchester and with Canal Street reachable within 60 metres, Leven Manchester provides express check-in and… See more

Located in Manchester and with Canal Street reachable within 60 metres, Leven Manchester provides express check-in and check-out, non-smoking rooms, a bar, free WiFi throughout the property and a terrace. The property is close to several well-known attractions, less than 1 km from Albert Square, a 9-minute walk from Manchester Central Library and 800 metres from Greater Manchester Police Museum. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, a concierge service and luggage storage for guests.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a wardrobe, a kettle, a dishwasher, a microwave, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. At Leven Manchester each room includes bed linen and towels.

The accommodation provides a laundry service, as well as business facilities like fax and photocopying.

Popular points of interest near Leven Manchester include Manchester Art Gallery, The Palace Theatre and Piccadilly Railway Station. The nearest airport is Manchester Airport, 15 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $91

Winner of the Leading Hotel of the Year 2019 award, Edwardian Manchester, A Radisson Collection Hotel is located in the… See more

Winner of the Leading Hotel of the Year 2019 award, Edwardian Manchester, A Radisson Collection Hotel is located in the city's Free Trade Hall, next to the Central Convention Centre. The hotel includes a health spa, a restaurant and onsite bar. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.

Each room features down pillows, Italian marble bathrooms and a city view. You will also find a flat-screen TV, and desk. Some rooms feature a terrace.

Winner of the Best Luxury Restaurant 2019 award, Peter Street Kitchen offers shared dining in the heart of Manchester with contemporary Japanese and Mexican small plates.

Guests can enjoy relaxing treatments at the Spa & Gym. Speaking English, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese at the 24-hour front desk, staff are always on hand to help.

The Library curated by Assouline serves signature cocktails that has been impeccably created by a team of mixologists to represent some of the most popular books within the famed Assouline range. The Executive Chefs are also proud to showcase an exquisite selection of contemporary dishes and ‘The Impossible Edition Afternoon Tea’.

The hotel is a 2-minute walk from Manchester Art Gallery, Central Library and Deansgate. Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Oxford Road rail stations can be reached in a 20-minute walk. A free shuttle bus is also offered which can transport guests in 10-minutes. The nearest airport is Manchester Airport, 13 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $127

Malmaison Manchester

Rated 8.1 in 2970 reviews

Opposite Manchester Piccadilly Station, this beautifully converted Victorian warehouse has boutique bedrooms. In… See more

Opposite Manchester Piccadilly Station, this beautifully converted Victorian warehouse has boutique bedrooms. In Manchester’s vibrant centre, the hotel also features a brasserie and fitness centre.

The chic rooms have luxurious beds and intimate mood lighting. Rooms also feature a plasma-screen TV and high-speed internet access, and the modern bathrooms have power showers and exclusive toiletries.

Serving a modern British menu and French specialities, the Brasserie offers fine dining by candlelight. At the stylish Mal Bar, creative cocktails are mixed from fresh fruit, quality spirits and champagnes.

Situated on Piccadilly, Malmaison Manchester Hotel is 150 metres from Piccadilly Gardens. The Arndale Centre is a 10-minute walk away, and Old Trafford can be reached in 10 minutes by car.

Rooms from $81

Hotel Brooklyn Manchester

Rated 9.0 in 4582 reviews

Boasting a bar, shared lounge and views of city, Hotel Brooklyn Manchester is situated in Manchester, 300 metres from… See more

Boasting a bar, shared lounge and views of city, Hotel Brooklyn Manchester is situated in Manchester, 300 metres from Manchester Art Gallery. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Guests can have a drink at the snack bar.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a kettle, a fridge, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. Hotel Brooklyn Manchester features some rooms that have a patio, and rooms include a coffee machine. At the accommodation the rooms include bed linen and towels.

Hotel Brooklyn Manchester offers a buffet or Full English/Irish breakfast.

Popular points of interest near the hotel include Canal Street, The Palace Theatre and Albert Square. The nearest airport is Manchester Airport, 15 km from Hotel Brooklyn Manchester.

Rooms from $66

The Lowry Hotel

Rated 8.7 in 2608 reviews

On the banks of the River Irwell, the award-winning Lowry dominates the skyline with its curved, glass-fronted façade… See more

On the banks of the River Irwell, the award-winning Lowry dominates the skyline with its curved, glass-fronted façade. It has rooms with stunning views, a riverside restaurant and a spa. Free WiFi is also available.

The huge rooms at The Lowry Hotel have modern furnishings to match the architecture. Rooms also have large walk-in wardrobes, a satellite TV and iPod dock. The elegant bathrooms feature a walk in power shower and free bathrobes.

Guests can dine at the River Restaurant which serves a grill style menu with beef, chicken, fish and shellfish. A large terrace arcs around the side of the Chapel Wharf building, and has wonderful views across the city. Alongside the River Restaurant, the Lowry Lounge is a versatile bar space with exquisite cocktails and snacks, you can even enjoy live entertainment featuring local artists weekly.

The hotel spa uses Elemis and Aromatherapy Associates Skincare Collection. There are five treatment rooms, a couples room, a relaxation room, a gym with Techno equipment, a hair salon and a dedicated manicure/pedicure area.

Manchester Cathedral and The People’s History Museum are both just a 5-minute walk away. Private parking is available (for an additional charge).

Rooms from $126

Velvet Hotel

Rated 8.6 in 1053 reviews

Boasting stunning rooms with contemporary décor, Velvet Hotel is on central Manchester’s vibrant Canal Street and a… See more

Boasting stunning rooms with contemporary décor, Velvet Hotel is on central Manchester’s vibrant Canal Street and a 5-minute walk from Piccadilly Rail Station.

All rooms enjoy elegant furnishings and offer a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi. The modern bathrooms are equipped with steam-free mirrors and luxury toiletries. Each room also includes a fully-stocked minibar and hospitality tray.

A light continental offering containing a yogurt, breakfast bar, pastry, jam, apple and a fruit Juice can be delivered to your room each morning from 06:00.

Located downstairs in the hotel's lower ground floor is Velvet Brasserie serving classic British cuisine and boasts a extensive drinks list with a fine selection of cocktails, wines, beers and spirits.In warm weather, guests can enjoy outdoor dining.

Velvet Lounge Bar has live DJs on weekends and offers a range of drinks in fashionable, relaxed surroundings. The bars and restaurants of Manchester’s diverse Northern Quarter are less than a 10-minute walk away. Manchester Airport is 15 km from Velvet Hotel.

Rooms from $98

Native Manchester

Aparthotel

Rated 9.1 in 4534 reviews

This property is winner of The Sunday Times 2019 Best Place to Stay in the North award. Set in the very heart of the… See more

This property is winner of The Sunday Times 2019 Best Place to Stay in the North award.

Set in the very heart of the city, Native Manchester is found in Ducie Street Warehouse, just 100 yards from Manchester Piccadilly Train Station.

Originally one of four iconic warehouses – and the only one still standing – this historic building was originally designed to store cotton bales from the US before they were shipped to London. Today we have lovingly transformed the building into an icon for Manchester, whilst staying true to its original past. When you stay with us you’ll discover wide columns, powder blue wrought-iron girders and brick barrelled ceilings.

There are 162 apartments with 7 types to choose from, starting from large studios to spacious two bedroom duplex Penthouse apartments. While the premium options offer extra room and special perks, every apartment is surprisingly spacious and showcases impressive architectural features. Each apartment comes with its own fully equipped kitchen, lounge space and king-size beds and many have loft-style ceilings with exposed beams.

Native Manchester is great for groups who want to book apartments that connect via a private outer hallway or interconnecting apartments that are adjoined by a two-way door in the living room. Some of the bedrooms even have zip and link beds to create a twin room.

On the 7th floor, the two-bedroom penthouse apartments offer large private terraces and panoramic views of the city. With floor to ceiling windows that fill the space with natural light, these enormous duplex apartments are one of a kind in Manchester.

On the ground floor is Ducie Street Warehouse, Manchester’s newest hangout and a community centre for a modern city. It’s a space for whatever you need: meeting people, watching films, taking classes, working, drinking, dining, anything. On the ground floor you’ll also find BLOK, a multidisciplinary workout space renowned for fusing fitness with fashion, art and design. Whether it’s sunrise yoga or a killer cardio session – workout in style with BLOK Manchester.

Rooms from $100

Whitworth Locke

Aparthotel

Rated 9.1 in 3778 reviews

Located in a 19th-century building in Manchester’s civic quarter, Whitworth Locke has accommodation with free WiFi. It… See more

Located in a 19th-century building in Manchester’s civic quarter, Whitworth Locke has accommodation with free WiFi. It is just minutes from the city’s famous Northern Quarter - home to independent shops, bars and restaurants, 200 metres from Canal Street and 300 metres from The Palace Theatre.

The units come with parquet floors and feature a fully equipped kitchen with a dining area, a Smart TV with easy media streaming, and a private bathroom with bath or shower and free toiletries. A microwave with grill function and kettle are also offered.

Guests can also relax in the shared lounge area and inner atrium which offers co-working space and a coffee shop and bar. With every booking guests will receive 15% off beverage discount at The Conservatory Bar located at Whitworth Locke.

Bridgewater Hall is a 6-minute walk from Whitworth Locke, while Manchester Central is 650 metres away. The nearest airport is Manchester Airport, 13 km from the property.

Rooms from $86

Innside by Melia Manchester

Rated 8.9 in 4740 reviews

Innside Manchester by Melia is located in the city centre and within 5 minutes’ walk of the train stations at Deansgate… See more

Innside Manchester by Melia is located in the city centre and within 5 minutes’ walk of the train stations at Deansgate and Oxford Road. It offers a gym, sauna, a restaurant and bar.

The hotel offers contemporary décor and bright colours. Each room at Innside Manchester by Melia offers smart design and comes with a safe, flat-screen TV, tea and coffee-making facilities and free WiFi.

The restaurant offers a range of cuisine, including traditional Spanish dishes and other Mediterranean cuisine.

The hotel is within a mile of attractions such as the Science and Industry Museum, Manchester Opera House, Manchester Art Gallery and the city’s cathedral. The city’s famous shopping is within easy reach and the Arndale Centre is just 20 minutes’ walk away.

Rooms from $79

Abel Heywood Boutique Hotel

Rated 8.8 in 1902 reviews

Located in the Northern Quarter, in the centre of Manchester, Abel Heywood Boutique Hotel offers stylish en-suite… See more

Located in the Northern Quarter, in the centre of Manchester, Abel Heywood Boutique Hotel offers stylish en-suite accommodation with free WiFi access. The property is situated 300 metres from Manchester Arndale and Market Street, offering a wide selection of high street and designer shops, and 600 metres from the seasonal Christmas markets. Abel Heywood Boutique Hotel is located 700 metres from the Manchester Arena and 14 km from Manchester Airport.

Each air-conditioned room comes with tea and coffee making facilities, a working desk and a flat-screen TV. The bedrooms include a private bathroom with a hairdryer and free toiletries, and either a bathtub or shower, Ironing facilities can be found in the rooms.

Breakfast is available every morning, and a variety of menu options are served in the hotel's on-site restaurant for lunch and dinner. Special dietary needs can be accommodated. Guests can also enjoy a selection of beers, ciders, wines and soft drinks in the property's bar throughout the day.

Rooms from $87

The Townhouse Manchester

Rated 8.0 in 3582 reviews

Set in the heart of bustling Manchester, this 19th-century boutique hotel offers stylish, luxurious rooms with 32-inch… See more

Set in the heart of bustling Manchester, this 19th-century boutique hotel offers stylish, luxurious rooms with 32-inch flat-screen TVs. Oxford Road Rail Station is just 5 minutes’ walk away.

With Egyptian cotton sheets, rooms at Townhouse Manchester feature private in-room bathrooms with large shower heads and Gilchrist & Soames toiletries. Each room also includes free Wi-Fi, tea/coffee facilities and a laptop safe. Some rooms provide king-size beds and city views.

The refurbished 101 Brasserie offers a varied menu in stylish surroundings with exotic international and classic British dishes. The 101 Bar has modern décor and offers traditional ales, lagers, and world beers as well as original cocktails.

Both Manchester Art Gallery and The Palace Theatre can be reached in less than 5 minutes’ walk, while Manchester Arndale Shopping Centre and Manchester Piccadilly Station are just a 10-minute walk away.

Rooms from $59

Hilton Manchester Deansgate

Rated 7.7 in 3603 reviews

Set in the iconic Beetham Tower, Hilton Manchester Deansgate features a luxury spa and a chic restaurant. The spacious… See more

Set in the iconic Beetham Tower, Hilton Manchester Deansgate features a luxury spa and a chic restaurant. The spacious rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows and impressive city views.

The sumptuous spa has an elegant indoor swimming pool and treatment rooms. Guests can relax in the sauna or steam room, or work out in the fully equipped fitness centre.

With stylish decor and colourful art, the large rooms at Hilton Manchester each have a plasma-screen TV. Rooms also feature a modern bathroom with luxury toiletries and air conditioning. Executive Rooms with Lounge Access include a complimentary breakfast, refreshments and WiFi.

The intimate Podium Restaurant serves fine British cuisine and a world wine list. Cloud 23 bar offers classic cocktails and wonderful views, and room service is also available.

Just a 2-minute walk from Deansgate Railway Station, Hilton Manchester Deansgate is a 15-minute walk from the MEN Arena. On-site parking is available, and Old Trafford is just 2 miles away.

Please note, due to social distancing guidelines, access to the pool is extremely limited and slots must be booked in advance via the link in your pre-arrival email, sent from the hotel 24 hours in advance of your stay.

Rooms from $114