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Event Venues in Manchester

From conferences to parties, meetings to private dining, our list of the best event venues in Manchester has got it all. So, take your pick!



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  • Event Venues in Manchester - DoubleTree by Hilton Manchester
    PiccadillyDoubleTree by Hilton Manchester60 People

    Located at the top of the DoubleTree hotel, the Skylounge is a stunning triple aspect events space. Let the DoubleTree's highly trained staff organise your bespoke event. Birthday parties, bachelor / bachelorette parties, anniversary celebrations, personal and professional events are all welcome at the Sky Lounge. Guests can enjoy the spectacular views of Manchester's vibrant cityscape whilst savouring the DoubleTree's excellent modern British and European cuisine. Only available to hire until end of February.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - Northern Wine School

    Located on the 4th floor of a Grade II listed former Victorian warehouse, our venue is bright, spacious and private. It features exposed beams and original brickwork. The room can be set up in a variety of formats, with use of our projector, screen and flipchart. One of our popular wine, spirits or Sake tasting experiences can be offered as part of your event for a supplement too.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - The Monastery Manchester
    GortonThe Monastery Manchester650 People

    The Great Nave at The Monastery Manchester is a large, beautiful space that’s also very functional and flexible, catering for a wide range of events including Christmas parties, private dining, banqueting or large-scale drinks receptions. This spectacular piece of ecclesiastical architecture has been restored to its former glory. The room can accommodate 450 guests in a banqueting style, or 320 people in a cabaret style.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - El Capo
    Northern quarterEl Capo40 People

    Our private basement with a capacity of 45 is perfect for private parties, birthdays, works doos and many more. We offer numerous drinks and food packages to suit you.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - Harvey Nichols
    City CentreHarvey Nichols 350 People

    The Second Floor Bar & Brasserie is an outstanding choice of venue to host a huge array of events. The elegant and sophisticated design is matched by incredible service and dining options. The expert events team at Harvey Nichols will be on hand to help in the preparation and execution of your perfect event. We serve a selection of the world's best Champagnes, and an exquisite selection of cocktails.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - Malmaison, Manchester
    PiccadillyMalmaison, Manchester20 People

    The Ember Lounge is a chic, sophisticated spot to enjoy drinks or dinner with your guests. The opulent decor provides a perfect setting for the Malmaison's amazing cocktails, or your guests can enjoy a glass of champagne on the terrace overlooking the canal. This intimate, exclusive venue is a sure way to impress.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - Found. Aspin Lane
    Victoria NorthFound. Aspin Lane900 People

    A large stretch of the road is available for open-air events. There is plenty of room for tables, benches and catering stalls.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - Halle St Peters
    AncoatsHalle St Peters230 People

    Hallé St Peter’s is a striking venue in the Ancoats district, a short walk from the Northern Quarter and very near main transport links. The elegant space is a Grade II listed church, ideal for events that require an impressive, distinctive backdrop. The venue has high ceilings, and many original features. Our fantastic suppliers can transform the space, and provide beautiful flowers, stunning food, DJs, and well-stocked bars.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - People's History Museum
    SpinningfieldsPeople's History Museum0 People

    With its magnificent front facade, beautiful ornate glass ceiling, and stunning tiled walls, the Engine Room is a masterpiece of Edwardian architecture. It was lovingly restored in 2010, and now serves as a highly flexible and distinctive event and exhibition space. There is a vast amount of natural light and space. Our team can supply fantastic refreshments and AV equipment to meet your requirements

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - Emirates Old Trafford
    StretfordEmirates Old Trafford 400 People

    The Members Suite can host any type of event; Conferences, Exhibitions, Dinners, Wedding Receptions and Outside Catering. Accommodating up to 96 delegates cabaret style. The room is illuminated with glowing natural daylight, and has a spectacular view of the famous pitch. Take a stroll outside onto the terrace and feel the atmosphere of over 150 years of first-class cricket heritage,

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - Imperial War Museum North
    Trafford ParkImperial War Museum North500 People

    Impressive event space at one of Manchester's most illustrious venues for Christmas Parties. It features the 360° Big Picture Show which can transform the area to suit a limitless variety of themes or to screen short films. The experienced in-house events team can organise guided gallery tours as well as delicious dinners, drinks or canapé platters to complement and enhance all events from birthday parties, to anniversaries, award ceremonies, drinks receptions, wedding receptions and special social gatherings.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - The Crystal Maze Manchester
    DeansgateThe Crystal Maze Manchester150 People

    The exclusive event space is located hidden within the maze and has its own private entrance. From minimum numbers of 32 all the way up to 120 we are the perfect venue with a bit of character! If you are interested in having your event in somewhere with abit of history then why not take a walk down the old coronation street cobbles and use the event space that is now inside everyone's favourite 90s TV show, They crystal Maze.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - Urban Playground
    Arndale Shopping CentreUrban Playground 60 People

    Right in the heart of the venue, our UP Corporate Area is the perfect spot to relax and unwind after enjoying our activities. The area can hold between 40-60 people and also has the use of a projector if required. The area is semi-private as it can be closed off by a chain curtain to give you a bit of privacy but also still enjoying the vibe that Urban Playground delivers. Food and drink is available to be consumed in this area and is ideally located right next to to The Cube Bar and The Butcher. The corporate area has a variety of tall and lower level seating to cater for accesibilty.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - The Lowry
    Salford Quays The Lowry300 People

    The Compass Room is a fantastic event venue. The space is contemporary and neutral in decor and also benefits from stunning views of the surrounding area. A private bar makes it a perfect location for corporate and private events, while our Christmas party packages are an ideal party night out.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - Manchester Selina
    Northern QuarterManchester Selina100 People

    Cozy, spacious café located in the vibrant Northern Quarter, delighted with natural daylight and great décor. This Latin-American inspired place shows great potential for Private Dining events and social gatherings with the capacity to host 180 people standing or 100 people seated.

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  • Event Venues in Manchester - Found. Redbank Courtyard
    Victoria NorthFound. Redbank Courtyard2500 People

    With apx. square metres of open-air space, Redbank Courtyard is perfect for hosting a variety of outdoor events.

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More about Event Venues in Manchester

When it comes to finding the perfect venue for a special event, Manchester has a lot to offer. From unique, versatile restaurants and bars that can be decorated to suit your event, to incredible, luxurious venues for weddings and parties, there's something to suit every need.

Hire Space is the perfect place to start your search for event venues in Manchester. We have a wide range of options available, so you're sure to find the perfect venue for your event. But in case you need any extra help, we've put together some of our top tips on finding the perfect venue to help you get started!

What should you keep in mind when looking for an event venue in Manchester?

When searching for event venues in Manchester, it's obviously important to consider the type of event you're holding. This will help you narrow down your search and find a venue that's perfect for your needs. For example, if you're hosting a corporate event, you'll need to find a venue that's suitable for business meetings and presentations. If you're hosting a wedding, on the other hand, you'll need to find a venue that can accommodate all your guests and has enough space for things like a dance floor and buffet.

Of course, you'll also need to consider your budget when looking for event venues in Manchester. Keep in mind that you'll need to factor in catering and other costs when budgeting for your event, so make sure you have a realistic figure in mind. Using the venue finder tool on Hire Space, you'll be able to find venues that fit within your budget, so you don't have to worry about overspending.

Finally, don't forget to think about the location of your venue. Manchester is a large city, so you'll need to decide which area is most convenient for your guests. If you're hosting a local event, then you might want to find a venue that's centrally located. If you're expecting guests from out of town, then you'll need to find a venue that's easily accessible from the motorway or has good public transport links. There are great venues all over the city, from the Northern Quarter to Ancoats, and Piccadilly to Old Trafford and beyond so make sure you put your location preferences into our search tool when looking for your venue.

How much does hiring an event space in Manchester cost?

The cost of an event venue in Manchester will vary depending on a number of factors, including the size of the venue, the location and the type of event you're hosting. For example, corporate events are usually charged by the day or half-day, whereas weddings and parties are often charged per head.

To get an accurate estimate for the cost of your event, use the venue finder tool on Hire Space. This handy tool allows you to search for venues in Manchester that fit within your budget, so you can be sure you're getting the best value for money.

Where's the best location in Manchester for event venues?

Manchester's Northern Quarter is the perfect location for those who want to be in the heart of the city's vibrant nightlife. This trendy and cosmopolitan area is home to a number of bars, clubs and restaurants, as well as a number of unique event venues. If you're after a more laid-back atmosphere, then the Deansgate area is ideal. This central location is home to a number of stylish bars and restaurants, as well as a number of popular tourist attractions, making it the perfect place to host your event. For those who want to be away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre, then Manchester's Salford Quays area is the perfect location. This waterside location is home to a number of businesses, as well as a number of popular tourist attractions, such as The Lowry and MediaCityUK.

What are the most popular types of event venues in Manchester?

There are a wide range of event venues in Manchester to choose from, so it really depends on the type of event you're hosting as to what's most popular. That said, some of the most sought-after venues in Manchester include converted warehouses, historic buildings and stylish bars and restaurants.

Wedding venues in Manchester

If you're looking for a truly unique wedding venue in Manchester, then look no further than Ordsall Hall. This historic building is full of character and charm, and boasts a beautiful setting for your big day. With a variety of function rooms to choose from, as well as ample outdoor space, Ordsall Hall can accommodate weddings of all shapes and sizes.

For a huge, grand setting, check out The Whitworth Building at the University of Manchester. With its high ceilings and stunning architecture, this is a venue that's sure to impress your guests. The Whitworth Building can accommodate up to 300 guests for a sit-down meal, making it ideal for large weddings.

Party venues in Manchester

Whether you're planning a birthday party, hen do, or office drinks, Manchester offers some of the best party venues in the country to choose from! From unusual venues with lots of charm, to spots with entertainment included in the mix, you're sure to find your perfect fit for hosting your next party. For a venue that's both fun and filled with quirky style, check outBrickhouse Social on Deansgate Locks. This vibrant venue is perfect for private parties and special occasions, and features a range of fun games and activities to keep your guests entertained. With its own private bar, VIP area and outdoor terrace, Brickhouse Social is sure to make your event one to remember.

If you're looking for a venue with flair and fun on tap, Flight Club is the perfect choice. This unique venue is perfect for private parties, corporate events and everything in between, and features a range of games including darts, shuffleboard and table football. With its own bar and private hire options available, Flight Club is ideal for groups of all sizes.

Corporate event venues in Manchester

For business events, you'll want something central, stylish and professional, to impress your clients and colleagues alike. Whether it's a corporate celebration or a drinks reception for your stakeholders, if you're looking to impress guests as a corporate event, Manchester Art Gallery is a stunning setting for receptions, award ceremonies and banquets. The Grade II listed building boasts a magnificent marble staircase, fascinating artwork, and beautifully decorated event spaces making it the perfect place to host a memorable event.

The Midland Hotel is another fantastic corporate event venue in Manchester. This iconic hotel has a range of function rooms to choose from, as well as a stunning setting for your event. The Midland Hotel is perfect for hosting anything from business meetings and conferences to gala dinners and corporate parties. Plus with rooms on site, it's the perfect venue for events that span multiple days.

Christmas party venues in Manchester

Manchester offers a great selection of unique venues for festive events, from the city centre to the suburbs. Whether you're looking for an events venue for a private party, or you're hoping to share a party at your next event, you're sure to find the ideal setting on our list. If you need something really large, the Imperial War Museum North is a popular choice for Christmas parties. This vast museum can accommodate up to 1,000 guests for a sit-down meal, making it ideal for large groups. Plus, with its unique setting and range of event spaces to choose from, your guests are sure to be impressed.

For a more intimate Christmas party venue, check out the restaurant at historic Fountain House, which can accommodate up to 80 guests for a sit-down meal. This beautifully decorated venue is perfect for groups of all sizes and features a delicious seasonal menu, making it the ideal choice for your Christmas party this year.

Conference venues in Manchester

If you're after a convenient and central setting for your next conference or business event, then take a look at the versatile event spaces on offer at [The Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel] (https://hirespace.com/Venues/Manchester/12895/The-Manchester-Marriott-Victoria-Albert-Hotel). With several meeting rooms, a state-of-the-art business centre and a capacity of up to 360 guests, this hotel is perfect for various sizes of conferences and events.

For a more unusual venue, the People's History Museum is a great option for conferences and meetings. This unique venue is located in the heart of Manchester's historic district and offers a variety of function rooms that can be hired for events. The original features of this Edwardian pump house make it a truly impressive and interesting setting for guests to explore.

Reception venues in Manchester

When it comes to finding the perfect venue for your reception, Manchester has a huge range of options to suit every taste and budget. For an impressive and elegant setting, take a look at The Monastery Manchester . This beautifully restored Grade II listed building is set within stunning grounds, making it the perfect place to host your reception.

Or if you're after something more contemporary, The Lowry plays host to a beautiful, circular reception space in the Compass Room. With its spectacular views of the Manchester skyline, this venue is perfect for making a splash with your reception. With private dining and a sophisticated atmosphere on the menu, your guests are sure to be impressed.

Unusual event venues in Manchester

If you're looking for unusual event venues, Revolucion De Cuba is perfect for those who want to add a touch of fun and excitement to their event. This Cuban-themed bar is located in the centre of Manchester and can accommodate up to 400 guests, making it ideal for large groups. With its lively atmosphere and delicious cocktails on offer, your guests are sure to have a great time at this venue.

Meanwhile, for an edgy and historic backdrop to any event, [Victoria Warehouse] (https://hirespace.com/Venues/Manchester/1655/Victoria-Warehouse) offers a range of unique and interesting event spaces. This converted cotton warehouse is located in the heart of Manchester's historic district and features original brickwork and high ceilings, providing a stunning setting for any event. With a capacity of up to 1,500 guests, this venue is perfect for large-scale events such as conferences, exhibitions and product launches.

How can I find the perfect event venue in Manchester?

If you're struggling to find the perfect event venue in Manchester, Hire Space can help. We have a wide selection of unique and stylish venues to choose from, so you're sure to find the perfect venue for your event. To get started, simply use the venue finder tool on our website. This handy tool allows you to search for venues in Manchester that fit within your budget and requirements. Once you've found a few potential venues, you can then contact the venue directly to check availability and discuss your event in more detail.

So what are you waiting for? Start your search for the perfect event venue in Manchester today!

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Finding the right venue for a special event can be a stressful task, however, here at Hire Space, we can make the process as pain-free as possible by providing you with a fantastic selection of unique event venues in Manchester.

No matter if you need a blank canvas style venue to decorate yourself or venues with full delegate packages for corporate events, these spectacular venues in Manchester will certainly make your event one to remember! Contact one of our venue experts and find the perfect venue to host your event.

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