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Formal Event Venues in Manchester

We've handpicked the very best formal venues in Manchester. From the historic to the fashionably modern, there's somewhere to suit everyone.



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  • Formal Event Venues in Manchester - St James'
    City CentreSt James' 70 People

    This original oak panelled boardroom is situated in St James’, a grade II listed building in Manchester city centre. The boardroom can accommodate up to 70 delegates and is available to hire from one hour upwards with free Wi-Fi and AV equipment. You will receive complementary refreshments and catering can be arranged with a variety of hot and cold food which can be served in the adjoining break-out area.

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  • Formal Event Venues in Manchester - The Stanneylands
    WilmslowThe Stanneylands140 People

    With 2 AA Rosette dining and years of hosting dinners and parties, The Stanneylands offers the perfect space for you to host an event whether you're looking to let your hair down or simply celebrate a special day in a relaxed atmosphere with the very best in local cuisine.

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

    The Bar & Brasserie on The Second Floor at Harvey Nichols is an impeccable choice of venue for any corporate event. The sleek styling and incredible dining options combine with expansive views of the city to create a sophisticated and professional environment suitable for meetings, presentations, networking events and product launches.

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  • Formal Event Venues in Manchester - Manchester Art Gallery
    Greater ManchesterManchester Art Gallery18 People

    The two mirror image Meeting Rooms (Rutherston and Greg) are suitable for boardroom meetings, conferences or training sessions for up to 18 delegates. It is an accessible room and it features AV equipment and free wi-fi . Refreshments can be served throughout the day in the room or in the adjacent cafe.

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

    The Compass Room is circular in shape and features breathtaking floor to ceiling glass windows. Located on the fourth floor, the space benefits from wonderful views and is also completely private. Wooden floors and glass walls give a contemporary and neutral feel. Full blackout facilities are available if required and our AV facilities feature the latest technology.

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  • Formal Event Venues in Manchester - Manchester Hall
    SpinningfieldsManchester Hall 100 People

    With immediate appeal to everyone, The Museum room radiates an historic atmosphere. It provides an interesting backdrop to any business meeting, conference or dinner. From its central marble fireplace the walls are inlaid with glass-fronted showcases displaying historic uniforms and regalia, tastefully decorated with plaster work highlighted in gold, a bar can be provided at your request.

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About Formal Event Venues in Manchester

Looking for a formal venue for your next event in Manchester? Here's a selection of our top venues for formal occasions, loved by professional event organisers across the city. Make sure your upcoming reception, meeting, or gala dinner is hosted in the right setting, whatever your guest list. Just find your favourites, enquire about availability, and find your perfect formal event spot today.

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