Manchester is one of the most exciting cities in the UK, renowned for its thriving culture, notorious music scene and eccentric nightlife. We’re always happy to recommend hidden gems worth checking out. If restaurants, theatres, gigs, museums, nightlife and shopping are your bag – you’ve come to the right place.
Salford Central Railway Station is just a 5-minute stroll away, with Deansgate and Manchester Victoria both within a short walking distance. With local bus stops and Deansgate’s tram stop nearby, you’ll have no trouble whizzing around the city.
The Etihad Stadium, Old Trafford and Manchester Arena are all easily accessible via local transport links.
If you’re taking a flight, Manchester Airport is just a 15-minute drive away.
Bringing your car? We have limited secure parking for our guests, subject to availability and chargeable at £15 per night. Ask a member of our team for more information: 0161 827 1650
Walk this Way
Visit some of Manchester’s most popular destinations on foot. Within a 2-3 minute walk from The Ainscow Hotel is Spinningfields – home to popular museums and attractions such as The John Rylands Library, the People’s History Museum and a vibrant array of bars and restaurants.
For those partial to a spot of shopping, The Printworks and the Arndale shopping centre are just a short stroll away. Heading to a gig in town? Beat the traffic and take a leisurely walk to the Manchester Arena & the Albert Hall.
Our team know Manchester inside out. We’re always happy to recommend hidden gems worth visiting – ask our team for suggestions!
Nearby Popular Attractions
People’s History Museum 0.3m
The Crystal Maze Live Experience 0.4m
Manchester Opera House 0.4m
Science & Industry Museum 0.5m
Albert Hall 0.5m
The John Rylands Library 0.5m
Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing 0.6m
Castlefield Bowl 0.6m
City Centre Cruises 0.7m
Royal Exchange Theatre 0.7m
Manchester Town Hall 0.7m
King Street Manchester 0.7m
Albert Square 0.7m
Manchester Central Library 0.7m
Arndale Shopping Centre 0.7m
Manchester Arena 0.8m
Manchester Art Gallery 0.8m
Old Trafford // Manchester United Football Ground 2.2m
The Etihad Stadium // Manchester City Football Ground 2.7m
Railway Stations & Airports
Salford Central 0.2m
Manchester Deansgate 0.8m
Salford Crescent 0.9m
Manchester Piccadilly 1.4m
Manchester Airport 9.4m
“Great hotel, lovely staff on arrival (Mad), room was spacious and modern, lovely roof terrace, ate at the hotel, very well presented and cooked to our liking. Overall this is a little gem and we will be returning.”