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Popular amenities for Manchester vacation rentals

Stay near Manchester's top sights

Old Trafford149 locals recommend
Etihad Stadium142 locals recommend
Heaton Park80 locals recommend
AO Arena96 locals recommend
Manchester Arndale183 locals recommend
Old Trafford Cricket Ground67 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Manchester

  • Total rentals

    5.7K properties

  • Rentals with dedicated workspaces

    2.8K properties have a dedicated workspace

  • Rentals with a pool

    80 properties have a pool

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    810 properties allow pets

  • Family-friendly rentals

    2.2K properties are a good fit for families

  • Total number of reviews

    154K reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Manchester?

    Manchester experiences a maritime climate with mild summers and cool winters. In summer (June to August), temperatures range from 60°F to 70°F (15°C to 21°C). Winter (December to February) sees temperatures from 32°F to 45°F (0°C to 7°C). Rainfall is distributed fairly evenly throughout the year, so it's a good idea to pack an umbrella or raincoat.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Manchester?

    Visitors to Manchester often explore its rich industrial legacy at the Science and Industry Museum, view impressive collections at the Manchester Art Gallery, or catch a football match at Old Trafford or the Etihad Stadium. Shopping at the Arndale Centre, visiting the Manchester Museum, or exploring the vibrant street art in the Northern Quarter are also frequently suggested activities.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Manchester?

    The most popular time to visit Manchester is during the summer months (June to August) when the weather is pleasantly warm. During this period, the city hosts several events including the Manchester International Festival in July and the Manchester Jazz Festival in August.

  • What are the best places to stay in Manchester?

    Popular areas to stay in Manchester include the city centre, which is convenient for shopping and sightseeing, and Northern Quarter, known for its vibrant arts scene and eclectic boutiques. Deansgate is often recommended for its upscale restaurants and bars, while Chorlton is popular for its bohemian vibe and independent shops.

  • What are the best places to visit in Manchester?

    Manchester is home to the Manchester Museum, the Science and Industry Museum, and the National Football Museum, all frequently suggested for their engaging exhibits. Art lovers often explore Manchester Art Gallery and the Whitworth Art Gallery. For history buffs, the magnificent Manchester Cathedral, and the historic John Rylands Library are worth a visit.

  • What are some hiking trails in Manchester?

    While Manchester itself is predominantly urban, it's close to several walking and hiking trails. Dovestone Reservoir, about 22 miles (35 km) away, has several trails ranging from easy to challenging. The Trans Pennine Trail, starting in nearby Stockport, is another popular route traversing picturesque landscape.

  • What are some family activities to do in Manchester?

    Families visiting Manchester often enjoy exploring the interactive exhibits at the Science and Industry Museum or seeing the animals at the Heaton Park Animal Centre. Sports-loving families might enjoy a tour of the iconic Old Trafford or Etihad football stadiums. For a day of amusement, Legoland Discovery Centre is a frequent choice.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Manchester?

    For a quick getaway from the city, consider exploring the Peak District National Park, located 50 miles (80 km) from Manchester, known for its rugged landscapes and hiking trails. Chester, a historic city around 40 miles (64 km) away, is often recommended for its ancient walls and landmarks. The UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Lake District, is about 100 miles (160 km) away and is popular for its breathtaking lakes and mountains.

  • What types of vacation rentals are available in Manchester?

    Uncover the perfect home-away-from-home with our diverse selection of vacation rentals in Manchester. From over 2,340 apartment rentals to over 2,030 house rentals, we've got you covered. For even more variety, explore our Airbnb Categories to find the ideal space for your getaway.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Manchester?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 2,780 vacation rentals in Manchester featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

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