Business Meetings in Manchester, Where to Eat & Sleep
Manchester is one of the most exciting places to visit in the UK right now. With a bustling music scene, the UK’s largest club football stadium (Old Trafford) and birthplace to the industrial revolution, this metropolitan city is the perfect place to hold business meets. Situated just 2 hours from London with the third largest airport in the UK and the busiest outside of London, Manchester is quickly becoming a hotspot for new businesses.
It’s easy to feel overwhelmed in this big city, what with all the hotels, restaurants, galleries and museums. Fear not, we know a thing or two about Manchester and have some recommendations on the best places to eat and sleep when having meetings in Manchester.
Where To Stay
Manchester offers a wide range of accommodation, from hostels to luxury five-star hotels, whatever your budget, there’s something to suit everyone.
King Street Townhouse
This five-star hotel is rich with Italian Renaissance history, a truly magnificent hotel. The Kings Street Townhouse is part of the Eclectic Hotel Collection and is ranked number 1 for hotels in Manchester on TripAdvisor, as well as earning a Certificate of Excellence. This hotel is the perfect setting to close a business deal over a glass of vino on its sixth-floor bar terrace. When you’re not talking business and have some free time on your hands why not enjoy the rooftop pool before heading to your south-facing suite to wind down for the night.
Hotel Indigo Manchester – Victoria Station
Situated a short distance from Manchester’s City Centre and a few steps from Manchester Victoria Station, Hotel Indigo Manchester is the perfect hotel with the best connections. Blending the city’s Victorian and Industrial heritage and adding in a hint of contemporary, Hotel Indigo has a Bohemian vibe to it. This hotel also has a five-star rating on TripAdvisor and is definitely worth a stay.
The Cow Hollow Hotel
This cool, hip boutique hotel is set in a fully restored Victorian warehouse, and sits within Manchester’s Northern Quarter, a mere 500 meters from Manchester Piccadilly Train Station. This boutique hotel features 16 outstanding rooms, each with a huge, super-comfortable bed complete with goose down duvets and pillows, large rainfall shower, NETFLIX access with Smart TV, complimentary hot drinks and much more. The perfect place to relax after a busy day securing business deals.
Where To Dine
As one of the UK’s most exciting foodie destinations, Manchester has an extensive culinary scene to suit every taste bud. With a thriving food and drink culture, there are numerous restaurants, gastropubs, bars and cafes opening up every week, but which one should you choose for your next business meeting?
Peter Street Kitchen
The Peter Street Kitchen offers exquisite small plates of contemporary Japanese and Mexican cuisine, complimented by fine wines, sake and cocktails. With the two served together in what may seem an unlikely pairing, this fine dining restaurant showcases the complimenting flavours and ingredients of both cuisines. The Peter Street Kitchen offers alternative experiences in the Rikyu Lounge along with private dining experiences.
Fazenda Rodizio Bar & Grill
Fazenda Manchester blends together all the tradition behind the unique Brazilian way of serving, keeping the tradition alive and sharing the history of the gaucho heritage. Guests can indulge in the freshly-grilled meats, churrascaria-style carved at the table by the passadores. Complimenting the fine South American food is Fazenda’s comprehensive selection of Argentinian and Brazilian wines. This high-end restaurant also features three luxurious private rooms perfect for business meetings.
This British steakhouse and cocktail bar is located in a late Victorian courthouse on Deangate, and is said to have the best steaks in Manchester. With a menu consisting of ethically-reared beef, grass-fed native cattle, sustainable seafood caught off the British coast and seasonal fruits and vegetables, this restaurant’s menu revolves around using the best ingredients they can find. Locally brewed beers, original cocktails and select wines accompany the selection of dishes on offer.
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