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According to STEAM figures, tourism generates £7.5bn to the economy of Greater Manchester. That’s why occupancy levels of hotels in Manchester average 98%, especially at weekends and/or when there’s a big concert in town – like Simply Red at the Manchester Arena or a big football match like Manchester United v Man City. More and more hotels are opening to meet such high demand for rooms

Sneak preview of Neville and Giggs’ new Stock Exchange Hotel opening...

The eagerly-awaited Stock Exchange Hotel will open in Manchester on 15th November 2019 as a member of Relais & Châteaux, an association of 580...

Summer in style with a new seasonal afternoon tea at these...

Afternoon tea is quite the institution here in Manchester. Dainty finger sandwiches, sweet little cakes and fine tea blends aside, there’s something therapeutic about...

16-18 year olds to get free bus travel in Greater Manchester

Young people aged 16-18 across Greater Manchester have been invited to apply for free bus travel when the Our Pass travel card comes into...

New 12-storey hotel with 212 bedrooms for Great Ancoats Street?

Earlier this month, Manchester city council announced plans to give Great Ancoats Street a much-needed facelift with the addition of a new tree-lined boulevard...

Manchester Airport unveils new food and drink offering with plenty of...

Manchester Airport has revealed the first wave of food and drink outlets that will feature in the new 'super terminal' being built as part...

Chez Mal’s new spring menu shows Malmaison has grown up but...

Long before all the new arrivals came along, Malmaison was one of Manchester's fanciest hotels. A lot's happened since it opened in 1998, but...

Greater Manchester Bee Network to reach 1,800 miles as cycling and...

One year on from its launch as the UK’s largest biggest cycling and walking network, Greater Manchester’s Bee Network is set to get a...

Andy Burnham announces plan for an integrated, modern and accessible public...

Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham has launched Our Network, his ambitious ten-year plan to create an integrated, modern and accessible public transport system. He outlined...

The best restaurant in the UK is just 45 mins from...

The best restaurant in the UK right now isn't in London. It's in Lancashire. That's according to the Estrella Damm National Restaurant Awards 2019,...

Manchester’s best hotel bars for drinking in style

Manchester’s hotel scene is thriving - but it’s not all about rain showers, marshmallow beds and designer toiletries. Very much a focal point of...

Enjoy affordable fine dining with incredible views of the city at...

Looking for somewhere delicious and affordable to dine? Or somewhere with a view where you can go and escape the hustle and bustle of...

Why are all the stars staying at new hotel Dakota? We...

When swish new hotel Dakota opened in May, it brought with it 20 luxury suites - including the largest suite in the city -...

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