The following list of hotels is a selection provided by Marketing Manchester – the city's agency charged with promoting the area. At the bottom, you can find an active link to an external booking platform through which you can proceed with booking one of these hotels. They have rooms allocated for ESA 2019 participants up to 28 days prior to the conference.

Should you have any question, please contact the Marketing Manchester Accommodation Booking Team:
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Castlefield Hotel

Address: Liverpool Road / Castlefield, Manchester M3 4JR

The Castlefield Hotel is located in the historical area of Castlefield, opposite the Museum of Science and Industry. They are a five minute walk from the Bridgewater Hall, one of the conference venues. Easy to reach and easy to find the hotel is close to bus, tram and train connections including Manchester's free shuttle buses, and also has it's own on-site car parking.

City Suites Manchester

Address: 16 Chapel St, Manchester M3 7NH

Luxury Serviced Apartments in the heart of Manchester, featuring an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, 24-hour reception and valet parking and complimentary Wi-Fi throughout. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities are onsite.

Copthorne Hotel Manchester

Address: Clippers Quay, Manchester M50 3SN

A modern 4 star hotel, located on the Salford Quays development. Just 10-15 minutes from Manchester City Centre by Tram, the Copthorne Hotel Manchester is located near several transport options. The Metrolink tram stop is just opposite the hotel, while the motorways (M60 and M602) and main railway station (Manchester Piccadilly) are also within easy reach. Manchester Airport is only 20 minutes away by car.

Crowne Plaza Manchester City Center

Address: 70 Shudehill, Manchester M4 4AD

Crowne Plaza Manchester is a stunning central Manchester hotel; set in the Northern Quarter it has been designed for both business and leisure guests visiting the city. The hotel has an attractive angular design to the front and windows that are made from multi-coloured glass that appears to change colour as the light alters throughout the day.

Crowne Plaza Manchester Oxford Road

Address: 55 Booth Street West, Manchester M15 6PQ

Crowne Plaza Manchester - Oxford Road is conveniently located next to both universities, just off Oxford Road.  Trains depart frequently from nearby Oxford Road Station, providing quick transport to Manchester Piccadilly Station and onwards to Manchester International Airport.

DoubleTree by Hilton Manchester Piccadily

Address: 1 Auburn Street, Manchester M1 3DG

DoubleTree by Hilton Manchester - Piccadilly located next to Piccadilly mainline train station, with its connections to the airport, is within close proximity to Manchester's University campus, the Canal Street area, China Town and the rejuvenated public Piccadilly gardens, making it the perfect location for both business and leisure.

Hilton Garden Inn, Emirates Old Trafford

Address: Lancashire County Cricket Club / Talbot Road, Manchester M16 0PX

Ideally situated within Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester. This hotel offers a unique venue for sports, culture, conference and events. Located just a 10 minutes walk from Old Trafford football stadium, they are a smart choice for Manchester events and exploring the city.

Hotel Football Manchester

Address: 99 Sir Matt Busby Way / Old Trafford, Manchester M16 0SZ

Hotel Football Manchester is a  4* contemporary hotel with subtle references to football throughout. With 134 bedrooms all with unrivalled views of Manchester, Hotel Football is a place to stay on business or leisure. Guests will be inspired by the unique interior design and use of space. The functioning rooftop football pitch, the conferencing and banqueting facilities and the distinctive bedrooms will provide residents with a memorable and vibrant experience.

INNSIDE Manchester

Address: 1 First St, Manchester M15 4RP

INNSIDE Manchester stands in a stunning new building in the vibrant First Street development. Located in the heart of Manchester with close proximity to the cosmopolitan shopping area and business districts.

Jurys Inn Manchester

Address: 56 Great Bridgewater Street, Manchester M1 5LE

In the heart of it all, newly refurbished Jurys Inn Manchester is one of the closest hotels to the Bridgewater Hall whilst also conveniently located within easy reach of the city’s many sights and attractions, from business event spaces to museums, bars and everything in between. This modern and vibrant hotel has 265 spacious bedrooms, full bar, restaurant and conference facilities.

Lowry Hotel

Address: 50, Dearmans Place / Chapel Wharf, Salford M3 5LH

The Lowry Hotel is located in the heart of the City, within walking distance of a fantastic selection of shops, bars, and restaurants. With all top attractions on our doorstep and only a few minutes’ walk from Deansgate train station, a short taxi ride from Piccadilly train station and also offering great transport links to Manchester Airport.

Macdonald Manchester

Address: London Road, Manchester M1 2PG

Macdonald Manchester Hotel & Spa, set in the heart of Cottonopolis, is Manchester's largest four-star hotel. Perfectly located, their eye-catching expanse dominates the skyline all the way from Piccadilly Station to the Mancunian Way, allowing for quick and easy access to and from all the major motorways and Manchester Airport.

Malmaison – Manchester

Address: 1 Gore St, Manchester M1 3AQ

Malmaison is an award winning hotel with a new look brasserie and bar. This stylish hotel, bar and brasserie located in a landmark building, has real presence. Stylish, spacious bedrooms, individually designed, and comfortable beds. Formerly a Joshua Hoyle warehouse, Malmaison is clad in the original red brick, terracotta and ceramics.

Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel

Address: Water Street, Manchester M3 4JQ

Located in the city centre on the banks of the River Irwell, only 10 minutes walk from the Bridgewater Hall. 148 luxuriously appointed guest rooms are graced by original oak beams, exposed brick, and feature plush bedding and high-speed Internet access. For dining, the brassiere-style V&A Restaurant serves locally sourced cuisine and has delightful river views, whilst the V&A Lounge Bar offers a relaxing atmosphere with an open air patio overlooking the River Irwell.

Mercure Manchester Piccadilly

Address: Piccadilly Plaza, Portland Street, Manchester M1 4PH

This centrally located hotel in the heart of Manchester City Centre has recently rebranded Mercure Manchester Piccadilly and is easily accessible from the M56 and M60 motorways and just 5 minutes walk from Piccadilly station. There is on site parking although spaces are limited and available on a first come, first serve basis at a charge. The NCP Piccadilly car park located nearby is also available at a charge.

Midland Hotel

Address: 16 Peter Street, Manchester M60 2DS

The Midland has it all. Conveniently located in the heart of the city centre, this Grade II listed Edwardian building oozes luxury, comfort and style.

Novotel Manchester Centre

Address: 21 Dickinson Street, Manchester M1 4LX

Located in Manchester City Centre and within the China Town district, this hotel is a 4 star standard Novotel so you will enjoy a fresh new element of design and comfort during your stay. The Bridgewater Hall, along with all the primary city centre attractions are just a short walk from Novotel, which makes this popular hotel an ideal base for both leisure and business guests alike.

Pendulum Hotel

Address: Weston Building / Sackville Street, Manchester M1 3BB

Previously known as the Days Hotel, the newly named Pendulum Hotel offers value, comfort and prime location in the heart of Manchester city centre, attracting a mixed crowd of smart savvy business travellers and city explorers seeking a dose of Manchester life.

Princess St Hotel Manchester

Address: 18-24 Princess Street, Manchester M1 4LG

Contemporary in design, yet still maintaining the unique character of its grade-two-listed Heritage, the four-star Princess St. Hotel has the perfect location in the heart of Manchester City Centre. Situated on Princess Street, the hotel is within walking distance to all major business areas.

Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester

Address: Free Trade Hall / Peter Street, Manchester M2 5GP

In Manchester's most celebrated building, the iconic Free Trade Hall, the Radisson Edwardian creates a mood of understated luxury in the city centre. Moments from the Bridgewater Hall, the hotel is situated in the heart of the conference quarter. Contemporary classic interior design is celebrated in 263 luxury bedrooms, including two Presidential Suites and 20 Alfresco Winter Garden Suites.

Staybridge Suites Oxford Road

Address: 30 Higher Chatham Street, Manchester M15 6ED

The Longer you Stay the Less you Pay at this modern extended stay hotel. This is a hotel where you come to live, rather than stay and a warm and friendly welcome awaits you at Staybridge Suites Manchester.

The Principal, Manchester

Address: Oxford Street, Manchester M60 7HA

With its clock tower and striking Victorian architecture, The Principal Manchester is an unmistakable landmark in the city's skyline. A magnificent, terracotta Grade II listed building, the hotel has a history dating back to 1890, when it first opened as The Refuge Assurance Company headquarters.

Whitworth Locke Apartments

Address: 74 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6JD

Set in a beautiful 19th century building in Manchester’s civic quarter, Whitworth Locke is minutes from the city’s best independent bars & shops and Manchester's famed eccentric nightlife. Their 160 studios and suites come in all shapes and sizes, embracing the quirks and history of the former cotton mill. Creative thinking spaces for those who seek cultural authenticity and genuine hospitality that is rooted in and enhanced by thought-provoking design.

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