Accommodation close to 1, 2 and 3 and Club Academy

Macdonald Manchester Hotel

M1 2PG, Manchester, London Road

Just 150 metres from Manchester Piccadilly Station, the Macdonald Manchester Hotel has an award-winning restaurant, which serves seasonal produce. The property was awarded Best Luxury Hotel in Manchester from the Eat Drink and Awards 2015.... read more

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£ 67.50

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Church Street by Supercity Aparthotels

M4 1PN, Manchester, 20 Church Street

In a city-centre location, Church Street by Supercity Aparthotels is located a 10-minute walk from Manchester Piccadilly Rail Station. There is free high-speed WiFi, an on-site gym and a bar. Overlooking Piccadilly Gardens, most apartments... read more

637 reviews 9.1
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£ 73.50

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Velvet Hotel

M1 3HE, Manchester, 2 Canal Street

Boasting stunning rooms with contemporary décor, Velvet Hotel is on central Manchester’s vibrant Canal Street and a 5-minute walk from Piccadilly Rail Station. All rooms enjoy elegant furnishings and offer a flat-screen TV and free... read more

1129 reviews 9
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£ 79.00

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Pendulum Hotel

M1 3BB, Manchester, Weston Building, Sackville St

Just 300 metres from Manchester Piccadilly Station, Pendulum Hotel features a stylish restaurant and conservatory bar. In the bustling city centre, the hotel is 1 mile from O2 Apollo. Free WiFi is available throughout the... read more

3397 reviews 8
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£ 46.80

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Jurys Inn Manchester City Centre

M1 5LE, Manchester, 56 Great Bridgewater Street

Jurys Inn Manchester City Centre is located in the centre of Manchester, 4 minutes' walk to St Peters Square and directly opposite the Manchester Central Convention Centre and the Bridgewater Hall. Free high-speed WiFi is... read more

4746 reviews 8.9
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£ 55.50

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Novotel Manchester Centre

M1 4LX, Manchester, 21 Dickinson Street

In Manchester's lively Chinatown, this Novotel is just 500 metres from Manchester Central. The hotel features a fitness centre, stylish restaurant and air-cooled rooms with Wi-Fi access. The spacious rooms at Novotel Manchester Centre each... read more

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£ 61.56

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The Midland

M60 2DS, Manchester, 16 Peter St

The Midland is an award-winning, 4-star luxury hotel with a spa in Manchester city centre. It offers stylish, air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi. The spa facilities are available for an extra charge. Providing a fine... read more

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£ 63.75

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Princess St. Hotel

M1 4LG, Manchester, 18-24 Princess Street

In Manchester city centre, the Princess St. Hotel has a 24-hour fitness centre, modern rooms, and free WiFi throughout. Manchester’s central shopping district is a 3-minute walk away and Manchester Art Gallery is directly opposite.... read more

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£ 66.72

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The Lowry Hotel

M3 5LH, Manchester, 50 Dearmans Place, Chapel Wharf

On the banks of the River Irwell, the award-winning Lowry dominates the skyline with its curved, glass-fronted façade. It has rooms with stunning views, a riverside restaurant and a spa. Free WiFi is also available.... read more

2522 reviews 9
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£ 102.40

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Hotel Gotham

M2 4WU, Manchester, 100 King Street

Located in the centre of Manchester, Hotel Gotham is a 3-minute walk from Manchester Arndale Shopping Centre. It offers a rooftop terrace and free WiFi. Serviced by a lift, all rooms and suites are air-conditioned... read more

2061 reviews 9.2
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£ 115.00

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Innside by Melia Manchester

M15 4RP, Manchester, 1 First Street

Innside Manchester by Melia is located in the city centre and within 5 minutes’ walk of the train stations at Deansgate and Oxford Road. It offers a gym, sauna, a restaurant and bar. The hotel... read more

3297 reviews 9.2
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£ 73.00

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Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly

M1 2PF, Manchester, 34 London Road, Piccadilly

Motel One Manchester-Piccadilly is located a 5-minute walk from Manchester Piccadilly train station, offering a central-city location, free WiFi and use of on-site bar One Lounge. The hotel offers rooms with an en-suite shower, flat-screen... read more

12011 reviews 9.2
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£ 69.00

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La Reserve Aparthotel Manchester

M1 2JB, Manchester, 7 Ducie Street

Featuring a selection of 1, 2 and 3-bedroom apartments and penthouse suites, some with private roof terraces or wrap-around balconies offering views across the Manchester skyline. Opened in November 2016, La Reserve Aparthotel Manchester is... read more

2393 reviews 8.9
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£ 71.10

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CitySuites Aparthotel

M3 7NH, Manchester, 16 Chapel Street

Deansgate is a 2-minute walk away and Manchester Victoria Station is 350 metres away. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. The building has swimming pool, gym and hot tub available for guests to use.... read more

1733 reviews 9.3
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£ 99.00

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Staycity Aparthotels Manchester Piccadilly

M1 2GH, Manchester, 8B Gateway House

Staycity Aparthotels Manchester Piccadilly offers accommodation in Manchester. Canal Street is 300 metres away. Free WiFi is featured throughout the property. All units have a seating and dining area. There is also a kitchen, equipped... read more

7265 reviews 9.2
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£ 67.50

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Motel One Manchester-Royal Exchange

M2 1WD, Manchester, 15 CROSS STREET

Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Motel One Manchester-Royal Exchange offers accommodation in Manchester, 400 metres from Deansgate. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Each room at this hotel is air conditioned and is equipped... read more

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£ 69.00

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Roomzzz Manchester Corn Exchange

M4 3TR, Manchester, The Corn Exchange, 37 Hanging Ditch

Featuring accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning and an on-site gym, Roomzzz Manchester Corn Exchange is situated in a Grade II listed building next to Manchester Arndale shopping centre and only a 4-minute walk from... read more

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£ 69.00

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Dakota Manchester

M1 2JL, Manchester, 29 Ducie Street

Located in the Manchester City Centre, Dakota Manchester is a 5-minute walk to Market Street and a 10-minute walk to the Spinningfields. Easily accessible, Dakota Manchester is just a 3-minute walk from Piccadilly train station... read more

1237 reviews 9.6
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£ 112.50

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the niu Loom

M8 0AE, Manchester, 2 Irish Town Way

Located in Manchester, 2.1 km from Manchester Arena, the niu Loom provides accommodation with a bar and private parking. The property is situated 2.4 km from Chetham's Library, 3.3 km from John Rylands Library and... read more

200 reviews 8.9
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£ 45.00

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Hotel Brooklyn

M1 3HP, Manchester, 59 Portland Street

Boasting a bar and a shared lounge, Hotel Brooklyn is situated in Manchester, 400 metres from Canal Street and 500 metres from The Palace Theatre. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a... read more

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£ 70.20

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How to Find Overnight Stays at the Best Price ?


Tourists and visitors can find plenty of cheap hotels and accommodation in the area to suit all tastes and every budget, as long as they look in the right places and manage to score deals. There’re a number of cheap, budget hotels and B&B accommodation located in and around Oxford Road and Manchester Academy where you can put up. The Royal Infirmary hospital is located nearby.

Some of the areas nearest the music venues include Portland Street, Sackville Street, Princess Street, Dickinson Street and you can also find some suitable hotels at Picadilly that makes the nightlife area quite accessible.

best deals and big savingsGet the Cheapest Deals

Keep a watch on deals offered by hotels on these streets, and you should be able to easily enjoy a fun night out at the Academy, grab some pub grub nearby, and then hop back to your hotel or B&B. Making reservations for your bed and breakfast or hotel online gives you the best deals. Reserve a room which includes a breakfast deal can turns out to be very economical if you’re looking for a budget accommodation.

At the very least, search for deals offering breakfast in the nightly room tariff, which can help you save a lot on meals in the city.

Bed and breakfast accommodation to suit all budgets and tastes


Whether you’re looking for a cozy, well-appointed B&B, a boutique hotel with unique decors, or a luxury hotel, there’s something for every budget and taste near the Manchester Academy.

If you’re on a budget, a bed and breakfast may be a good option. Look for a bed and breakfast that includes breakfast in the price you pay for your stay. This way, you can eat on the cheap or indulge yourself a little for lunch or dinner after a good free breakfast. Apart from b&b Manchester also has its luxury chain hotels, and sometimes, if you book well in advance or keep an eye out for deals, you may be able to book a luxury hotel room at a great discounted rate.

Visitors to Manchester can find plenty of good bed and breakfast style accommodation to enjoy a stay on the cheap, but without compromising on comfort. Manchester is the UK’s second city after London, and while its heritage and history gives it culture, the city is a wonderful place to dance, drink, dine and stay without having to spend a fortune.

How to get to Manchester Academy


Name : Manchester Academy

The area has many good pubs like the Big Hands or The Oxford down the road to grab your pre-gig drinks, and the Academy is also located in the center of the University, attracting a large young crowd. Some of the top artists who’ve already played at the venue include The Cure, Marylin Manson, Boots Electric and The Strangers.

Nearest railway station ?

Closest railway station is Oxford Road Station, approx. 15 minutes walk to the Students’ Union (0.9 miles).

From Victoria Station you can take a taxi or catch the link bus to Piccadilly Station and than a train to Oxford Road Station. Another option is to walk which will take around 30 minutes (1,9 miles).

Manchester’s main rail hub is Piccadilly, surrounded by many budget hotels. From here you can take a taxi or take another train to Oxford Road Station. Other options are taking the tram into Piccadilly Gardens and then a bus in the 40s to the University. Or you can also take the number 147 Oxford Link bus to Manchester University. Walking distance is 1,3 miles, which is around 25 minutes.

Nearest Airport ?

The nearest one is Manchester International Airport.

Coach Station

City’s primary coach hub is Manchester Central Coach Station. From here you can walk to Portland Street and take a local bus to the University and concert venues, or you can walk from the coach station to the Academy in about 25 minutes (1,2 miles)

directions : Leave the bus station on Chorlton Street turn left and walk the short distance up to Portland Street. Turn left onto Portland Street. Take one of the local buses in the 40s for the University. Get off the bus at Dover Street near Holy Name Church. Then cross Oxford Road to the Students’ Union, as you look the building the main Academy in 100 yards to the left.

When Driving

When travelling by car the correct Sat Nav postcode to enter is M13 9PR.

Car Parkings

The official car parking is located in Dilworth Street car park at the rear of the Manchester Academy and adjacent to the Contact Theatre.

Car Parks: Dilworth Street, Manchester M15 6JA – Dover Street Car Park, Rumford Street, Manchester M13 9GB – Cecil Street, Manchester M15 6GD and Booth Street West, Manchester M15 6PB

Address : Manchester Academy, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PR, United Kingdom

Nearest Hotels : in the city centre of Manchester on Oxford Road.

Concert Venues


Academy 1: Manchester Academy is the largest venue with a capacity of 2,600.

Academy 2: Located on the first floor of the Students’ Union in the Union’s Main Debating Hall. It has a capacity of 900.

Academy 3: On the second floor of the Students’ Union with a apacity of 450.

Club Academy: Set in the basement of the Students’ Union. The venue has a capacity of 620.

some additional information: University of ManchesterEvents and Tickets