Manchester Hotels and Accomodation

Accomodation for the LGBT Community

Our recommendations for UK based Hotels and B&B's

Canal-st.co.uk has assembled a list of hotels and apartments that we know to be LGBT friendly, including some out of area and low-cost internet booking sites.

Our Manchester City Centre map details manty local hotels the are experienced in providing accomodation services for the LGBT community and many have exclsuive offers for Canal-st VIP Card holders.

At the bottom of this page you will find accomodation from further locations and ideas for online accomodation finding partners.

How to use the Venue map

Click on a venue name to find them on the map and about there services and offerings, or simply scroll down this screen to read about them all.

Save with the Canal-St VIP Card

The Canal-St Card becomes essential for your lifestyle whether you live in Manchester or are just visiting. The Canal-St VIP Card is specifically developed for the LGBT community.

Your VIP Card delivers fantastic discounts and offers in over 100 venues in Manchester, LGBT venues, lifestyle, products and services. Currently with over 80 deals/offers, many valid for 4 people, you can really treat yourself, your friends and keep your bank balance happy!

Click here to get your card for only £20 for a full years membership or buy getting the Canal-St APP you can join for only £12!

Getting to Canal St

By Car and Parking

Manchester is very accessable as it is serviced by the countries major motorways and the main ring road is the M60.

Canal Street is based right in the center of town, use the map above to help find it. There are numerous local car parks and we can recommend the multi-story on Charles Street (just off Sackville Street) which is less than a 5 minute walk from Canal Street, even in heels...

Getting to Canal St by Train

Piccadilly is Manchesters main train terminus and is located less than 10 minutes walk from Canal Street location (see map above).

By Bus

Chorlton Street Bus station is just round the corner from Canal Street. It really couldn't be easier!

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Most of our hosts are gay or lesbian and offer either private guest rooms, short-let apartments, gay bed and breakfast or gay guest house rooms.

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Manchester City Centre Accomodation

  • 1 »ABode

    ABode Manchester is ideally located in the very heart of the city, just minutes from bustling Piccadilly. The Grade II listed hotel retains the period character of a Victorian cotton merchant's wholesale warehouse.

    25% off a la carte menu

    107 Piccadilly, M1 2DB
    Tel: 0161 247 7744
    ABode Website

  • 2 »Atrium Apartments

    The Atrium serviced apartments are perfectly located in the heart of everything that is Manchester. Whether you are visiting Manchester for a sporting event, a cultural weekend, a conference or looking for a home from home for an extended visit, then Th

    74 Princess St, Manchester M1 6JD
    Tel: 0161 235 2000
    Atrim Apartments Website

  • 3 »Ainscow Hotel

    The Ainscow is a new luxury hotel that boasts contemporary rooms, Bar, Restaurant and Spa with Roof Terrace & overlooks both the Manchester & Salford skyline.

    Trinity Way, Salford M3 5EN
    Tel: 0161 827 1650
    Ainscow Hotel Website

  • 4 »City Warehouse Apartments

    At the edge of Manchester's lively Northern Quarter, this modern apartment hotel sits next to the Frog and Bucket Comedy Club and a 14-minute walk from the manchester Arena.

    15% Off Hotel Accomodation

    6 Gt Ancoats St, Manchester, M4 1LJ
    Tel: 0161 236 3066
    City Warehouse Apartments Website

  • 5 »Double Tree

    Around the corner from Manchester Piccadilly train station, this striking glass-and-steel hotel is a half-mile from the Arndale Shopping Centre and the Manchester Conference Centre.

    One Piccadilly Place, 1 Auburn Street, Manchester M1 3DG
    Tel: 0161 242 1000
    Double Tree Website

  • 6 »Hilton - Deansgate

    Hilton Manchester Deansgate, is situated within walking distance of a fantastic selection of shops, bars, and restaurants. A destination in itself, Hilton Manchester Deansgate is housed in the 47-storey Beetham Tower, an iconic feature of Manchester'

    303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ
    Tel: 0161 870 1600
    Hilton - Deansgate Website

  • 7 »Le Ville Hotel

    Located alongside the Rochdale canal in the heart of Manchester City Centre this new contemporary hotel offers comfortable twin, double, king and family bedrooms. Offerong guests free WiFi access throughout the hotel.

    10% Off Room Rate Plus a Bottle of Wine

    38 Canal St, Manchester M1 3WD
    Tel: 0161 234 0909
    Le Ville Hotel Website

  • 8 »The TownHouse

    Situated right in the beating heart of Manchester's city centre, the Macdonald Townhouse Hotel is the perfect boutique-style hotel for your visit to this exciting and cosmopolitan city. Set in a former cotton warehouse, the hotel has been given a fa

    15% off food with large glass of wine on arrival

    101 Portland St, Manchester M1 6DF
    Tel: 0344 879 9089
    MacDonald TownHouse Website

  • 9 »Malmasion

    Opposite Piccadilly Station and on the edge of the fashionable Northern Quarter, Mal Manchester was one of the first boutique hotels to open up in the city. Transformed from an elegant 19th century warehouse, it is one of the most stylish hotels in Manc

    1-3 Piccadilly, Manchester M1 1LZ
    Tel: 0161 278 1000
    Malmasion Website

  • 10 »Marriott Renaissance Hotel

    Located in one of the most exciting cities in UK, the 4 star Renaissance Manchester Hotel is at the heart of Manchester's entertainment quarter.

    Blackfriars St, Manchester M3 2EQ
    Tel: 0161 831 6000
    Marriott Renaissance Hotel Website

  • 11 »Midland Hotel

    Looking for a hotel in Manchester, the location of The Midland is hard to beat. Just 200m from Oxford Road Station, 800m from Piccadilly Station and across the road from Manchester Central; the hotel provides great accessibility for both business trave

    16 Peter St, Manchester M60 2DS
    Tel: 0161 236 3333
    Midland Hotel Website

  • 12 »Monroes

    A small family run friendly guest house in the city centre. Established for over 20 years, opposite Piccadilly Train Station and close to shops, theatres, music venues etc.

    38 London Rd, Manchester M1 2PF
    Tel: 0161 236 0564
    Monroes Website

  • 13 »Radisson Blu

    Located in the heart of Manchester city centre. - The hotel occupies Manchesters most celebrated building, the historic Free Trade Hall. Opus One restaurant, adorned with dramatic red lanterns, offers formal dining whilst Alto is a relaxed alternativeOpus Reserve - Bottle of Champagne and Tasters for 2 £45

    Free Trade Hall, Peter St, Manchester M2 5GP
    Tel: 0161 835 9929
    Radisson Blu Website

  • 14 »Saco Apartments

    In the heart of Manchester, just around the corner from Gay Village and about 5 minutes? walk from the railway station, this new aparthotel offers a range of bright and contemporary studio, one and two bedroom serviced apartments.

    6 Minshull St, Manchester M1 3ED
    Tel: 0161 870 1909
    Saco Apartments Website

  • 15 »The Light ApartHotel

    10% off and Free Bottle of wine on arrival

    20 Church St, Manchester M4 1PN
    Tel: 0161 839 4848
    The Light ApartHotel Website

  • 16 »The New Union Hotel

    If you are looking for quality accommodation in the heart of Manchester, the New Union Hotel is for you. The rooms are situated above our lively pub & nightclub, so you will be right in the heart of the action. Perfect after a fun night out!

    111 Princess St, Manchester M1 6JB
    Tel: 0161 228 1492
    The New Union Hotel Website

  • 17 »The Principal Hotel

    Set in the heart of Manchester's vibrant city centre, the grand Palace Hotel offers stylish, modern rooms just a minute's walk from Oxford Road Rail Station and The Palace Theatre.

    Oxford Street, Manchester M60 7HA
    Tel: 0844 854 2910
    The Principal Hotel Website

  • 18 »The Place Hotel

    The Place offers all the amenities you would expect from a Four Star hotel yet instead of hotel rooms we like to spoil our guests with spacious apartments. It is a modern and vibrant hotel with a prime city centre location, just a few minutes? walk from

    Ducie St, Manchester M1 2TP
    Tel: 0161 778 7500
    The Place Hotel Website

  • 19 »The Thistle

    Thistle Manchester, The Portland is one of the few hotels in Manchester City Centre directly opposite Piccadilly Gardens, the hub of City?s transport system with direct links to Old Trafford.

    10% off our Best Available Daily Rates AND 20% food and drinks

    3-5 Portland Street Manchester M1 6DP
    Tel: 0871 376 9026
    The Thistle Website

  • 20 »Velvet Hotel

    The Bespoke 19 bedroom Hotel, occupies the four floors above the Bar & Restaurant, offering individually designed Velvet King rooms, 3 Balcony King Rooms overlooking Canal Street, and 3 luxurious Duplex Penthouse Suites.

    2 Canal St, Manchester M1 3HE
    Tel: 0161 236 9003
    Velvet Hotel Website

  • 21 »Victoria & Albert - Marriott

    A vibrant Manchester city centre hotel, located on the banks of the River Irwell, the Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel exudes a historical charm that appeals to business and leisure travellers

    Water St, Manchester M3 4JQ
    Tel: 0161 832 1188
    Victoria & Albert - Marriott Website

UK National Recommendations

  • 23 »Ascott Hotel

    A restored Victorian town house close to Monton Village with its wealth of eating places and offers individually styled rooms and also has a large period style guest lounge.

    6 Half Edge Ln, Eccles M30 9GJ
    Tel: 0161 950 2453
    Ascott Hotel Website

  • 24 »Mardis Gras Hotel

    The Mardi Gras is one of the largest gay run accommodation providers in Blackpool. We cater for the individual guests and groups numbering up to fifty plus. All of our rooms are en-suite and spacious and we offer smoking and non-smoking rooms.

    41-43 Lord St, Blackpool FY1 2BD
    Tel: 01253 751 087
    Mardis Gras Hotel Website

  • 25 »Ramada Hotel - Salford

    Ramada Manchester Salford Quays offers 142 contemporary stylish and spacious bedrooms located in the heart of Salford Quays within walking distance of Manchester United Stadium

    20% off Best Available Rate and Food & Drink

    17 Trafford Road, Salford M5 3AW
    Tel: 0161 876 5305
    Ramada Hotel - Salford Website

Online Hotel Finders

  • 26 »Citybase Apartments

    Comfortable, stylish and spacious serviced apartments are a convenient and affordable alternative to a hotel, giving you a taste of luxury in the heart of Manchester.


    Citybase Apartments Website

  • 27 »Gay Home Stays

    A global online accommodation network, providing safe and affordable holiday accommodation. See the world through the eyes of a local.


    Gay Home Stays Website

  • 28 »Trivago

    Trivago is a helpful accommodation resource to compare hotel prices in Manchester and can definitely facilitate the search for a suitable place to stay.


    Trivago Website