Unique Event Venues in Manchester

A unique event calls for a unique venue. We've picked out the best unusual event venues in Manchester, for anything from conferences to parties.

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Private events including birthday parties, christenings, engagement and anniversary celebrations are suited to the versatile nature of The Bays.

Whitworth Hall Oxford Road

Being situated close to Manchester Centre, the venue allows for great transport links. Whitworth Hall is a stunning unique venue you must view.


The O2 Apollo Manchester is a versatile multi-use events space available for everything from live music events, filming, weddings and more.

Cord Northern Quarter

Cord bar can be hired out exclusively 7 days a week. The bar has a maximum capacity of 220 people and is perfect for a range of corporate events.

Ark Deansgate Locks

The Canal Bar at Ark is a self-contained space. Features of this room are the private bar, heated terrace and views out on to the Bridgewater Canal.


This picturesque setting is a fantastic outdoor space, sure to add tonnes of character for any drinks receptions to garden parties.


Our private hire room is available for all events. With its pin-coded entrance, your guests can enjoy the exclusive and unique speakeasy style room.


This is the perfect indoor unique space in Manchester. Scene's beautiful main restaurant invokes the true spirit of India, with a classy decor and subtle hints of the subcontinent.


The Engine Hall is a brilliant, memorable setting for a business conference, seminar, or training session. The Hall has 240 square meters of space.


This underground Club Space, with pillared ceilings and adaptable lighting, comes with a fully equipped bar and stage facilities. This unique venue is suitable for gigs, club nights, birthday parties, corporate events, Christmas Parties and dry hire events.


The Engine Room is a magnificent piece of Edwardian architecture. With its ornate glass ceiling, beautiful facade, many windows and stunning tiled walls, this is a gorgeous and highly unique venue. The room has capacity for up to 150 people for dinner, and we can arrange delicious catering, worthy of such a striking, distinctive venue.


Plus 1 is the perfect venue for someone looking for a unique space to hold their next meeting or event. The decor takes inspiration from music and performance throughout the space. Song lyrics by much loved Manchester bands adorn the walls and drum stools and upholstered flight cases provide some of the seating. This unique space back stage at Manchester Arena can be hired for morning or afternoon meeting sessions. Within close proximity of Victoria Station, this venue is convenient and sure to impress your delegates.

About Unique Event Venues


London is one of the greatest business hubs in Europe. But as hard as Londoners work, everyone needs a day out of the office every now and again.

What better way to keep your team refreshed and motivated than a day packed with team bonding activities? To help you out, we've listed the best indoor team building venues in London - guaranteed to keep your corporate away day running smoothly whatever the weather.

So, whether you're stuck for ideas or you just want a space inside to work through some exercises and games, these brilliant away day venues have got you covered.

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