Manchester – England’s Coolest

Manchester skyline by John Beswick

Manchester skyline by John Beswick

Manchester was the third most visited city in the UK in 2012. Tourists are drawn to Manchester due to the ‘cool’ reputation the city has developed over the years, and the high volume of great bars, restaurants and attractions that the city has to offer. In light of all this, we felt that it was well past the time that the UK City Guides took a closer look at some of the best that Manchester has to offer, hopefully this will help if you’re planning a trip to this top city. So, here are some of our favourite bars, restaurants, attractions and places to stay in Manchester!

Pubs in Manchester

Restaurants in Manchester

Things to visit in Manchester

If you can drag yourself out the great bars and eateries, there are loads of great things to do in Manchester. Here are just a few of them:

Where to stay in Manchester

  • Macdonald Manchester Hotel and Spa – – This is the largest hotel in Manchester City Centre, and is a well renowned place to stay. Good sized rooms and excellent facilities make this the ideal base for your stay in Manchester – or if you’re planning a conference or wedding in the city. Macdonald Manchester Hotel and Spa, London Road, Manchester, M1 2PG, Tel: 0161 272 3200
  • Great John Street  – a boutique style hotel, situated opposite the old Granada TV studios – nice place to stay if you’re looking for something more intimate. Great John Street, Manchester, M3 4F, Tel: 0161 831 3211 

More Manchester Information

We hope that you found something useful here! Enjoy your trip to Manchester!

This Visit Manchester Video of the Open Top Bus Tour gives a nice flavour of the city :)


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