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Gay Manchester • Hotels

With a huge gay scene and vibrant city centre, Manchester is one of the hottest gay destinations in the UK.

Our top Manchester hotels for 2018 are just a short walk from the Canal Street ‘Gay Village’, the central shopping area, the Arndale Centre and Chinatown.

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Velvet
Velvet
Award winner.
Velvet
Velvet
Velvet
Velvet

2 Canal Street, Manchester | map

9.03 Exceptional
based on 2476 reviews

Velvet4 stars

Why this hotel? Award winner. Boutique choice. In the Gay Village. Free WiFi.

Most booked 2017
Top 100

Award-winning hotel in the heart of Mancheter’s Gay Village, close to KIKI bar, EAGLE , Company Club, and a few minutes’ walk from Arndale mall and Piccadilly train station.

The uniquely designed rooms & suites feature elegant furnishings, free WiFi, DVD player, minibar, fridge. The hotel’s exquisite restaurant & bar is a destination in its own right and a gay-popular place.

Winner of “Pride Of Manchester Awards Best Hotel” (2010). Book early if you want to stay here during public holidays and Pride.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

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Britannia Manchester Hotel
Britannia Manchester Hotel
Ideal location.
Britannia Manchester Hotel
Britannia Manchester Hotel
Britannia Manchester Hotel
Britannia Manchester Hotel

35 Portland Street, Manchester | map

6.06 Good
based on 11434 reviews

Britannia Manchester Hotel3 stars

Why this hotel? Ideal location. Near the Gay Village. Excellent value. Free WiFi.

Most booked 2016
Top 100
2017
Top 25

Great value for money and a consistently popular hotel on Travel Gay. The Britannia has a fantastic location, next to Piccadilly Gardens and just a couple of minutes walk from the Gay Village and sightseeing attractions.

Housed in a historic 19th century building, the rooms at Britannia Manchester are nicely decorated and feature comfortable furnishings and free WiFi.

Britannia has its own restaurant, but it’s just a couple of minutes’ walk to Canal Street, the famous Arndale mall and Manchester Piccadilly Railway Station.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

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Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa
Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa
Amazing spa.
Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa
Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa
Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa
Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa

91 London Road, Manchester | map

8.2 Excellent
based on 8105 reviews

Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa4 stars

Why this hotel? Amazing spa. Great location.

The largest 4-star hotel in Manchester, close to Piccadilly train station and just a short walk from the Gay Village, Alter Ego, New Union, etc.

Macdonald has an award-winning restaurant, a world-class spa with sauna & spa and offers 24-hour room service. Each soundproof room has iPod dock, flat screen TV, safe and free WiFi.

features: bar, restaurant, internet access, massage, sauna, gym, spa

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ABode Hotel
ABode Hotel
Near the gay village.
ABode Hotel
ABode Hotel
ABode Hotel
ABode Hotel

107 Piccadilly, Manchester | map

8.14 Excellent
based on 3019 reviews

ABode Hotel4 stars

Why this hotel? Near the gay village. Great restaurant.

Housed in a 19th century building, ABode Hotel is a short walk of the Gay Village on Canal Street, Piccadilly train station and Manchester’s main shopping area.

The hotel is home to the award-winning Michael Caines restaurant. Large guest rooms retain much of the original features of the old warehouse, with LCD TV, DVD player, free internet. Some rooms have panoramic city views.

The ABode is within walking distance of many bars, restaurants and museums. The MEN Arena is a 15-minute walk away. KIKI gay bar, The Company Bar, EAGLE cruise club are even closer.

features: bar, cafe, restaurant, internet access

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Ibis Styles Manchester Portland
Ibis Styles Manchester Portland
Near the Gay Village.
Ibis Styles Manchester Portland
Ibis Styles Manchester Portland
Ibis Styles Manchester Portland
Ibis Styles Manchester Portland

3-5 Portland Street, Manchester | map

7.96 Very Good
based on 3488 reviews

Ibis Styles Manchester Portland3 stars

Why this hotel? Near the Gay Village. Recently refurblished. Excellent value. Free WiFi.

This value for money 3-star hotel is located next to Piccadilly Gardens, near Piccadilly Station and  about a 5-minute walk to Gay Village.

Ibis Styles Manchester Portland has 200 rooms and suites, all of which feature air conditioning, flat screen TV, laptop-sized safe, tea & coffee-making facilities, free WiFi.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

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Le Ville Hotel
Le Ville Hotel
In The Gay Village.
Le Ville Hotel
Le Ville Hotel
Le Ville Hotel
Le Ville Hotel

38-42 Canal Street, Manchester | map

7.64 Very Good
based on 1868 reviews

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Le Ville Hotel3 stars

Why this hotel? In The Gay Village. Great value. Popular budget choice. Free WiFi.

Le Ville’s prime location, in the heart of the Gay Village, makes it a popular Manchester hotel on Travel Gay Europe.

This great-value budget hotel is minutes away from a range of restaurants, bars & nightlife options. The Manchester Piccadilly train station and Arndale Shopping Centre are just 10 minutes’ walk away.

Each en suite guest room features a flat screen TV, tea & coffee-making facilities, free WiFi.

features: free wifi

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Pendulum Hotel
Pendulum Hotel
Budget choice.
Pendulum Hotel
Pendulum Hotel
Pendulum Hotel
Pendulum Hotel

Weston Building, Sackville Street, Manchester | map

7.97 Very Good
based on 3635 reviews

Pendulum Hotel3 stars

Why this hotel? Budget choice. Near city centre & gay nightlife. Free WiFi.

A great choice for budget travellers who want to stay close to Gay Village. Pendulum Hotel is just a 5-minute walk from both Piccadilly Station and gay venues around Canal Street.

The hotel features comfortable, modern rooms with free WiFi. There is a large, contemporary restaurant and a conservatory lounge bar.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

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New Union Hotel
New Union Hotel
Gay hotel.
New Union Hotel
New Union Hotel
New Union Hotel
New Union Hotel

111 Princess Street, Manchester | map

7.18 Very Good
based on 423 reviews

New Union Hotel3 stars

Why this hotel? Gay hotel. Excellent value. In the Gay Village. Free WiFi.

Ideal location, great value and service.  The gay New Union Hotel is small in size but offers comfortable rooms right on Canal Street – the heart of Manchester’s Gay Village.

The building dates back to 1865 and has been a gay landmark for a very long time. Each room features free WiFi, flat screen TV, private bathroom, tea & coffee-making facilities.

There is a New Union cabaret bar downstairs which is considered somewhat of an institution.

features: bar, free wi-fi

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Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly
Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly
Excellent value.
Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly
Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly
Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly
Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly

34 London Road, Manchester | map

8.99 Excellent
based on 1538 reviews

Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly3 stars

Why this hotel? Excellent value. Close to Gay Village. Popular choice. Free WiFi.

The popular Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly offers great-value rooms in convenient location, close to the Manchester Piccadilly train station and walking distance to the bars and clubs in Gay Village.

Stylish modern en-suite guest rooms feature flat screen TV’s and free WiFi.  The chic in-house lounge & bar serves a great breakfast buffet. Excellent value for money.

features: bar, free wi-fi

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Manchester • more great hotels

Other excellent hotels within walking distance of the Canal Street gay nightlife, shops and station.

Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester
Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester
Luxury choice.
Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester
Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester
Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester
Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester

Free Trade Hall, Peter Street, Manchester | map

8.87 Excellent
based on 8765 reviews

Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester5 stars

Why this hotel? Luxury choice. Historic building. Great pool & gym. Free WiFi.

Luxury hotel within Manchester’s Free Trade Hall, one of the city’s most famous historic buildings. The Radisson Blu Edwardian is less than 10 minutes’ walk to the Gay Village and nightlife.

The Radisson has a 12-metre indoor pool with jet stream, 2 premium restaurants, well-equipped gym, jacuzzi ,world-class spa. Guest rooms & suites have king-sized bed, satellite TV, high ceiling and stylish furnishings.

Superb service and ideally located – close to the gay scene, all the theatres, the Manchester International Convention Centre and the Town Hall.

features: bar, restaurant, swimming pool, steam room, massage, jacuzzi / hot pool, gym, spa, free wi-fi

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Holiday Inn Express Manchester City Centre Arena
Holiday Inn Express Manchester City Centre Arena
Near the Gay Village.
Holiday Inn Express Manchester City Centre Arena
Holiday Inn Express Manchester City Centre Arena
Holiday Inn Express Manchester City Centre Arena
Holiday Inn Express Manchester City Centre Arena

2-4 Oxford Road, Manchester | map

8.2 Excellent
based on 2427 reviews

Holiday Inn Express Manchester City Centre Arena3 stars

Why this hotel? Near the Gay Village. Very trendy. Great value. Free WiFi.

Smart-value budget hotel in the city centre, next to Oxford Road train station and about a 5-minute walk from the Gay Village.

The Holiday Inn Express offers 147 modern rooms with free WiFi, LCD TV and power shower. There is a ‘sleep chamber’ specially designed for your ultimate night’s sleep. The Great Room serves breakfasts, while the Lounge Bar offers a range of light snacks, beers and wine.

The hotel is minutes away from Palace Theatre and the Arndale shopping centre. The Manchester airport is 8 miles away.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

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SACO Manchester
SACO Manchester
Near the Gay Village.
SACO Manchester
SACO Manchester
SACO Manchester
SACO Manchester

5 Piccadilly Place, Manchester | map

9 Exceptional
based on 102 reviews

SACO Manchester4 stars

Why this hotel? Near the Gay Village. Stylish, modern apartments. Free WiFi.

Stylish apartment hotel located just a 3-minute walk from the gay scene on Canal Street. SACO offers contemporary studios and apartments on the top floors with superb city views.

Each unit features a fully-equipped kitchen, satellite TV, DVD player, floor-to-ceiling windows, balcony or seating area, and high-speed free WiFi. There is also a gym onsite.

SACO has a prime location in Manchester, a 5-minute walk from the Piccadilly train station and a 10-minute walk from the Manchester Art Gallery.

features: free wifi, gym

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The Principal Manchester
The Principal Manchester
Award winner.
The Principal Manchester
The Principal Manchester
The Principal Manchester
The Principal Manchester

Oxford Street, Manchester | map

8.47 Excellent
based on 574 reviews

The Principal Manchester4 stars

Why this hotel? Award winner. Convenient location. Near the Gay Village. Free WiFi.

Housed in a historic building from 1891 with an iconic clock tower (known as the Refuge Assurance Building), The Principal is directly opposite the Oxford Street train station and just a short walk from the gay bars and Gay Village.

Grand on the outside and impressive on the inside, Palace features stylish rooms an award-winning Tempus Bar & Restaurant.

The hotel has won accolades from the local council for sustainability and has achieved the ‘Gold Green Business Tourism Scheme Award’.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

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Crowne Plaza Hotel Manchester
Crowne Plaza Hotel Manchester
Modern rooms.
Crowne Plaza Hotel Manchester
Crowne Plaza Hotel Manchester
Crowne Plaza Hotel Manchester
Crowne Plaza Hotel Manchester

70 Shudehill, Manchester | map

8.99 Excellent
based on 3113 reviews

Crowne Plaza Hotel Manchester4 stars

Why this hotel? Modern rooms. Great for shopping & gay nightlife. Free WiFi.

Located on the edge of the Northern Quarter, just a 5-minute walk from the Arndale shopping mall, the Crowne Plaza features the Glasshouse restaurant, free WiFi and 24-hour gym.

Each contemporary room features an LCD TV and floor-to-ceiling windows. Many rooms offer great views across the city.

The hotel is about a 15-minute walk from all the bars & clubs in Gay Village. Manchester Cathedral and the MEN Arena are a 5-minute walk away.

features: bar, restaurant, gym, free wi-fi

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The Midland
The Midland
Classy & classic.
The Midland
The Midland
The Midland
The Midland

16 Peter Street, Manchester | map

8.48 Excellent
based on 61 reviews

The Midland4 stars

Why this hotel? Classy & classic. Great dining. Near the Gay Village. Free WiFi.

Manchester’s most historic hotel and still the classiest. This is where the Rolls Royce company started in the early 1900’s.

Guest rooms spacious, beautifully decorated and have free WiFi. The indoor pool deserves a special mention, as is the Midland’s restaurant “The French” by Simon Rogan, owner of a Michelin-starred restaurant in the Northwest.

Located less than 10 minutes’ walk to Gay Village. The Town Hall, Central Library, Manchester Central and Bridgewater Hall are all nearby.

features: bar, restaurant, swimming pool, free wi-fi

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Roomzzz Aparthotel
Roomzzz Aparthotel
Near the Gay Village.
Roomzzz Aparthotel
Roomzzz Aparthotel
Roomzzz Aparthotel
Roomzzz Aparthotel

36 Princess Street, Manchester | map

8.94 Excellent
based on 1727 reviews

Roomzzz Aparthotel3 stars

Why this hotel? Near the Gay Village. Stylish boutique apartments. Free WiFi.

Fabulous boutique apartments in a Victorian building with many original features.  Roomzzz offers free WiFi, free local calls and Apple computers.

Each large apartment has a well-equipped kitchen with fridge, dishwater, luxury beds, bathroom with heated floors, living area, flat screen TV, DVD player.

Located in the heart of Chinatown, a few minutes’ walk from the Gay Village and Palace Theatre, and within 10 minutes from Manchester Piccadilly train station and the shops of Deansgate.

features: free wi-fi

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Malmaison Manchester
Malmaison Manchester
Boutique option.
Malmaison Manchester
Malmaison Manchester
Malmaison Manchester
Malmaison Manchester

1 Gore Street, Manchester | map

8.25 Excellent
based on 4883 reviews

Malmaison Manchester3 stars

Why this hotel? Boutique option. Close to Gay Village. Excellent bar. Free WiFi.

Hip boutique hotel in a beautifully converted Victorian warehouse. Located a few minutes’ walk of Canal Street and gay venues, the Malmaison features a brasserie, a gym and spa facilities.

Each of 167 rooms has a flat screen satellite TV, power shower, minibar and free WiFi.

The hotel is right near Piccadilly train station, with many restaurants, cafés and shops nearby. The Arndale Centre is a 10-minute walk away. A popular choice with celebrities.

features: bar, restaurant, massage, sauna, gym

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