People who are left-handed are something of a rarity.
Only 10% of people are left-handed but a disproportionately large number of them are exceptionally gifted. Geniuses you might say.
Michelangelo, Rembrandt, and Leonardo da Vinci were all left-handed. So were Mozart and Einstein and four of the five designers of the Apple Mac.
When it comes to professional footballers, only 20% of them are left-footed. But four of the greatest ever footballers were left-footed – Johan Cruyff, Lionel Messi, Pele and Maradona. A coincidence? Perhaps not.
A pattern seems to be emerging here.
So it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that when most people arrive at Piccadilly Station, they take a right and head towards the city centre.
But it’s the minority who turn left who make the better decision. Because, after a two minute walk, they’ll arrive at the Macdonald Manchester Hotel. Not only is it the largest hotel in the city centre. It’s also the largest 4 star hotel in Manchester. Bet you didn’t know that.
The Macdonald Manchester Hotel has a reputation for service standards and food quality that’s second to none.
It has some of the largest guest bedrooms in the city – no fewer than 338 of them – making it great for groups, conferences and events.
Each bedroom offers free Wi-Fi and flat screen TV. Luxurious furnishings, comfortable beds, modern bathrooms. It’s got the lot.
It’s also home to a rather nice little urban spa that offers the very best treatments and spa breaks in Manchester with access to a relaxing thermal suite. A treatment-focused haven where you can lay down your shopping bags and escape the hustle and bustle of the city.
There’s a first class bar and lounge, plus banqueting and live theatre restaurant experiences in the AA award-winning Scottish Steakhouse which delivers sublime evening meals and its famous breakfast, a cornerstone of contentment
Add to that plenty of space and Macdonald Hotels’ famous sleep quality – it was the winner of the Manchester Evening News “Best Sleep in the City” award in 2013 – and you’re guaranteed a most comfortable, luxurious stay.
With the city centre literally on your doorstep, it’s the perfect starting point for all things fun in the city.
Macdonald Manchester Hotel, London Rd, Manchester M1 2PG