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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

Class of 92’s Hotel Football is set to go global

Hotel Football, part owned by five former Manchester United players, has become part of Marriott International’s Tribute Portfolio of independent boutique hotels, paving the...

The River Restaurant at The Lowry Hotel has a new chef...

When Sir Rocco Forte launched his five-star Lowry Hotel on the Salford bank of the River Irwell in 2001 it naturally looked over the...

Manchester’s most exclusive £4,000-a-night hotel room is now even more luxurious...

The region's most expensive hotel room just got even more impressive - and here's the first look inside the revamped Presidential Suite at the...

Northern rail strike suspended after ‘breakthrough’ talks – this is when...

There has finally been a breakthrough in the long-running dispute between Northern rail and train staff - and rolling strike action has been suspended. The...

Watch La La Land and Bohemian Rhapsody in this romantic boutique...

King Street Townhouse is fuelling the romance this February. Its audaciously transformed cellar space is home to a 20 seater luxury screening room with a...

A new luxury boutique hotel is coming to Manchester – with...

Dakota Manchester will bring some of the largest hotel bedrooms and suites to the city when it opens in May 2019 following a £30...

This luxury 5-star hotel is offering complimentary room upgrades to lovers...

A complimentary upgrade is a guaranteed way to make you feel extra special when you check into a hotel. So much so that whole sections...

Metrolink expansion could see services reach Stockport, Wigan, Bolton, Marple and...

Metrolink is set for a second “Big Bang” expansion that will see services reaching Stockport, Wigan, Bolton, Marple, Glossop, Hazel Grove, Hale and even...

This Manchester taxi firm is revolutionising bookings with the help of...

Did you know you can now book a taxi using Facebook's Messenger app?  Manchester taxi firm Street Cars are leading the way in the city...

THE most romantic hotels in Manchester – and one has an...

With Valentine’s Day poking its love-filled head round the corner, what better time than now to think about a romantic staycation? Strolling through Albert Square,...

Manchester Airport reveals private terminal plans passengers can book to avoid...

Manchester Airport is to become the first major UK airport to open a private terminal, which offers passengers a “private jet experience” while flying...

Three to see this weekend: new art at HOME, a railway...

This weekend sees the HSBC UK National Track Championships return to the HSBC UK National Cycling Centre in Manchester, home of the Great Britain Cycling...

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