Christmas Party Venues in Manchester

Take your pick of Manchester's finest Christmas party venues that are sure to get your guests in the festive mood. There's a venue for everyone.

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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.


An attractive function room conveniently located within Manchester's vibrant city centre. With unique decorations, flexible layout and a terrace breakout area, this space is well suited to host an intimate dinner party for 40, or informal birthday party and drinks reception for up to 50. Being situated within the delightfully eclectic Great John Street hotel, additional function rooms, overnight accommodation, dining areas, bars and relaxation facilities are available to party guests.


Located in one of Manchester's most iconic venues, The Main Exhibition Space is nothing short of exceptional. The visually stunning 360° Big Picture Show can create a digital wallpaper to immerse guests into a spectacular winter wonderland whilst enjoying impeccable service and dining options. This remarkable space is guaranteed to create a truly unforgettable Christmas experience!


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


The 1844 room at the Manchester Marriott Victoria and Albert Hotel is a smart and modern spot for private dining, cocktail parties or intimate dinner parties. With classic yet stylish décor, the 1844 room can seat up to 16 in a banquet seating style layout. An on-site catering team is available to put together a delicious menu for you guests.


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.

Barca Castlefield

If you're looking for a luxurious, private space for a glamorous party, we've got the VIP Room for you. With chic, modern decor, plus leather booths and a private bar, the VIP Room is an elegant location for a Christmas party, birthday party, or corporate celebration.

The Lowry Salford Quays

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.

Bijou Club City Centre

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The Thomas Worthington Suite is a beautifully decorated and intimate setting to enjoy a private dining event. Whether you are hosting a birthday, Christmas party, or other celebration, our famously delicious Chophouse food and wine can be enjoyed by 38 guests banquet style. With a private lift, butler service, and a room that boasts lots of natural light and a fireplace, this suite will make your event truly special.


The Balcony Bar is the perfect spot for many kinds of celebrations - from special birthdays & anniversaries to leaving parties and company Christmas parties. Your party will have a birds eye view of the hustle & bustle of the gaming floor. Food and drinks packages can be created to suit your requirements. With it's city centre location and excellent transport links the Balcony Bar couldn't be a more convenient choice for your guests.

Manchester Art Gallery Greater Manchester

The Atrium is a contemporary space which is a beautiful counterpoint to the Museum's Victorian architecture. It is spacious and versatile, able to accommodate up to 200 guests for a spectacular reception, dinner dance, Summer or Christmas party. The dedicated events team can organise guided tours of the phenomenal galleries and diverse temporary exhibitions. The space is filled with light and guests can spill outside on to the terraces in the summer months.

About Christmas Party Venues


From underground bars to glamorous banqueting halls, Manchester's Christmas party venues are pretty unique. When it comes to booking a party this Christmas, we know how important it is to find the perfect venue, whether it's a celebration with your team or just a get together with friends. We've compiled a list of top venues that's got everything from trendy cocktail bars to cosy pubs; whatever your party needs we've got spaces to fulfil all your Christmas wishes and get your guests into the festive spirit. If one of our venues catches your eye you can enquire directly through Hire Space and you'll receive a tailored quote for your event. If you'd like more suggestions, our Venue Experts are on hand to help, they'll come back with the best venues to match your brief with best prices negotiated, and all for free. Merry Christmas!

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