The cosmopolitan city of Manchester has always been a draw for anyone looking for a break from the dull day to day. Ranging from areas like the Northern Quarter full of artsy bars, shops and stalls to Spinningfields where everyone is keen to partake in a day drink or two, there is no cap to Manchester’s allure.
Deansgate Locks is a great place to indulge in a pub crawl, or the popular music scene offers a different approach to a night out. The shopping is unrivalled, and the Football history is intriguing- even if you don’t support the teams themselves. Manchester is the perfect place to pop off for a weekend break or a proper holiday.
When to go?
Manchester is another city jam packed with events throughout the year and with two huge football teams in Manchester Utd and Manchester City there is plenty of excitement and visitors when these two play. March-December would be the best times to visit with the most things going on and Christmas is extremely festive with the plethora of Christmas markets but be aware there will be a lot of tourist traffic! With plenty of different districts including a lot of cool and funky bar/restaurants always buzzing throughout the year but like with any city in the UK, Spring/Summer is the best bet!
How many days?
As mentioned above Manchester as quite a few different districts such as Picadilly, Deansgate, Spinningfields so if you wanted to get the most out of visiting Manchester we would suggest 2-3 nights, if you live in the UK easy enough to split up into a couple of trips if you are impressed!
How safe is it?
Manchester is a generally safe city and is well under surveillance after recent events. We would advise to stay away from North Manchester areas as they tend to have a reputation for petty crime but again common sense prevails in not walking around on your own late at night.
Good to know
Currency: GBP (£)
Time Zone: GMT UK London
Country Code: +44
Prices range from £200 – £2000
- The Bijou Club
- Lola Lo
These are some of our most popular activities, but we can cover anything Manchester related if you let us know in the contact box below
Ultimate Man Utd fan package;
One overnight stay at Hotel Football* complete with breakfast in Cafe Football Old Trafford and an Manchester United Museum & Stadium Tour experience annual pass, meaning you can immerse yourself in the history of Manchester United and get behind the scenes access to the dressing room, tunnel, players’ dugout and exclusive areas such as the press room and VIP room.
The Manchester paintballing centre is home to six of the best paintball game zones in the UK – perfect for you to let your imagination run wild. Scale the 100ft long Berlin Wall, find refuge in the hidden sniper spots, capture the gold in our full scale Wild West Gold Rush scenario – complete with authentic saloon swinging doors – and defeat the relentless zombie hordes in the creepy haunted graveyard. It really is a great centre with some of the biggest paintball game zones in the country.
Play with a Legend
- High quality venues with 3G pitches and bar on site for post match drinks
- Full kit hire (shorts, socks, shirts and shinpads)
- Bespoke, personalised kit can be arranged for £30pp.
- A fully qualified referee.
- All match equipment
- Event Organiser from Play With A Legend.
- Bottled water.
- Legend to attend and play in your game of 7 or 11 a side.
- Legend to join you for post match drinks – hear stories from their career!
Just fifteen minutes from Manchester city centre, the new Manchester Trafford Park track is the perfect opportunity to test your racing nerve. Recently acquired by TeamSport, the former Daytona track has 450 metres of adrenaline-fuelled GP circuit meaning there’s hours of fast-paced fun to be had!
We have all seen the hilariously funny and famous movie…now you can play it for real! Variety of different styled games such as Last Man Standing, Bulldodge and Kill the stag/hen If you want to give the groom/bride to be a bit of punishment!
Clay Pigeon Shooting
Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty and set in over 400 acres of picturesque woodlands, trying to take down as many targets as possible with the guidance of an experienced shooter.
Butler in the Buff
Choose from the wide variety of naked butler and buff butler packages available for your birthday, hen party, hen night hen do & other social or corporate events.
Staying in an apartment? Why not order some of our best topless beauties to wait on you as you pregame before heading out!?
Roly poly stripper
Embarrass the stag anywhere in a pre selected venue within the city with a side splitting roly poly stripper!
Our famous Cocktail Masterclasses are the perfect activity for a birthday celebration, Hen or Stag parties, corporate events and team building activities!
Learn how to make, shake and taste some favourites in one of our 90 minute sessions on your own private bar with your own private hosts.
Our Cocktail Classes include…
- 90 minutes of fun! (Longer time slots allocated for groups 20+)
- A Prosecco Reception
- Demonstration of the favourites by our Cocktail Connoisseurs
- 2 x Cocktails per guest to enjoy
- Games and shooter prizes throughout
- Party nibbles
Australasia – A stylish sanctuary, hidden under the heart of Manchester. Since opening in 2011, Australasia has become one of the city’s favourite restaurants. A place of relaxed elegance and laid-back luxe, where a good time is guaranteed. Bathed in the natural tones of the Pacific coastline, which sets a tranquil scene that’s adaptable to any occasion.
San Carlo – Sleek, high-end Italian destination restaurant known for its scenery, celebrity-studded clientele.
Tattu – Tattu’s vision to create a sophisticated, modern and luxurious take on Chinese food has resulted in one of the most extraordinary new venues in Manchester. Through a combination of that strong vision, of attention to detail and of a fine selection of staff, Tattu catapults itself towards the very top of the best restaurants in the city. It’s absolutely stunningly beautiful.
Rosso – Rosso’s opulent and mirrored interior is housed in a beautiful grade II listed building, standing proudly at the top of Manchester’s prestigious King Street. Situated in a 116-year-old grade II listed building, the venue is well known for its excellent food, great service and buzzing atmosphere.
The a la carte menu has a wide selection of favourite dishes including pizzas, pastas, steaks and freshly prepared fish dishes. To accompany your food are a wide range of specially chosen wines, spirits and cocktails to keep you refreshed all night.
VIP bottle service or guest list entry – Contact for pricing info
Party bus/limo/mini bus/taxi – Contact for pricing info