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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Impressive space at one of Manchester's most illustrious event venues. 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.


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 venue in Manchester. There is a vast amount of natural light and space. Our team can supply fantastic refreshments and AV equipment to meet your requirements


The Ember Lounge is a chic, sophisticated venue to enjoy 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.


The Great Nave at Gorton Monastery 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 an intimate cabaret style.


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.


The Compass Room is a fantastic event venue in Manchester. 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 and our Christmas party packages are an ideal party night out.


Located at the top of the DoubleTree hotel, the Skylounge is a stunning triple aspect event venue in Manchester. 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.


Available for all your event needs from birthdays, celebrations, summer events and corporate meetings.


We are located in city center of Manchester so it's good for everyone coming to the venue. A big car park is located inside China Town for anyone. Any events will be suitable.


A fantastic room for any event, whether it is a conference or dinner dance, this room can suit many different occasions. The natural light and bright decor results in a great working environment. With black out curtains to turn the room into the perfect evening venue, the private bar and dance floor enhances the party experience.


Rustic feel Open plan Live music Intimate setting Staffed bar


Enjoy the entire rainforest with our exclusive private hire space. Bunker down in The Market with your guests and enjoy some friendly competition with unlimited mini golf on our two 18-hole courses. Bookings for exclusive hire from 100-180 guests.

About Event Venues


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

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