• 155 modern studios and 1-bedroom apartments over 12 floors 
  • Ideal central location within the Piccadilly Station, Ancoats and Northern Quarter triangle, perfect for corporate, leisure and family stays 
  • Marriott International’s first extended stay property in Northern England 

Residence Inn by Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy®’s extraordinary portfolio of 30 brands has opened its latest UK aparthotel in the heart of Manchester City Centre, making it the first in Northern England. Marking the brand’s fifth Residence Inn property in the UK, with the other four located in London and Scotland. 

Residence Inn by Marriott Manchester Piccadilly offers a prime central location for those travelling into the city for work or play, or residents of Manchester looking for escapism to the city. Situated on Laystall Street, less than ten minutes’ walk from the city’s main transport hub, Manchester Piccadilly, but also ideally located next door to the bustling areas that are Ancoats and Northern Quarter; regularly named within the best places in the UK to visit.  

The 155-guestroom hotel consists of sleek and spacious studios and 1-bedroom suites to suit solo visitors, corporates, couples, families or friends staying for business or leisure. The hotel is also pet friendly, meaning that your furry family members can come along to. Modern design sweeps through both the individual apartments and communal areas, with the use of warm, neutral tones, that strike the perfect balance between being at home and away from home.  

25 of the studios and suites offer baths and over half offer sofa beds in the living space, designed for little travellers, or groups enjoying time away together. Every room comes with a fully functional kitchen, featuring microwaves, single ovens, two-ring hobs, refrigerators and dishwashers, with all the cookware you could possibly need to create a home cooked meal. All rooms come with Smart-TVs so you don’t miss your favourite shows. Self-service communal laundry facilities are available on site and open at all times. Those staying on the higher floors can also expect stunning skyline views across central Manchester. 

The longer-stay hotel offers enticing lounge areas and a coffee shop with a grab and go counter for those whose visits match the fast-paced energy of the city. Start your day with a delicious complimentary breakfast, or use the hotel’s bespoke grocery delivery service, keeping your room fully stocked with fresh goods to prepare your own favourite dishes. 

Meeting spaces can be transformed to suit diverse needs, as well as an outdoor seating area for those that like to dine, drink, or work al fresco. Those looking to keep up with their workout routines while on the road can enjoy the Fitness Centre, open 24/7, featuring high-spec cardio, resistance and free weight areas.   

The area in which Residence Inn is situated has undergone significant development over the last few years and is now home to many large corporate offices, as well as popular, primarily independent, dining, drinking and cultural establishments. Explore galleries, boutiques, concert venues, all within just a few minutes, before coming back to Residence Inn to rest and recuperate in style. Also within close range are Manchester Piccadilly Station, Manchester’s Metrolink tram network, various bus interchanges, such as Shudehill, Chorlton Street Coach Station and Piccadilly Gardens, plus other services such as the ‘Bee Bikes’ cycle hire scheme, and free city centre shuttle buses; all giving you the possibility to reach notable landmarks such as Old Trafford, Etihad Stadium, AO Arena and Manchester Airport easily. 

Additionally, the hotel will be home to two retail spaces on the ground floor, which will be independently accessible from the hotel. The retail units are available to let and will look to service the needs and wants of those in the area. 

Residence Inn Manchester Piccadilly General Manager, Mustapha Henini said, “We are incredibly excited by the opening of Residence Inn in Manchester Piccadilly. This city is inviting, and our new hotel offers the perfect space for those looking for a spacious stay.”  

Asset manager, Vedrana Riley of Ciel Capital, said, “The Ancoats and Piccadilly areas have seen significant redevelopment and investment over recent years, with Residence Inn set to add to the offering available further.  

“This hotel will enhance the community with its unique long stay offering and beautiful interiors, plus bring more jobs to the area, boosting the centre’s economic growth.” 

Gilbert Grosjean of Park Hotels Holding UK, said: “We’re thrilled to have acquired the hotel and look forward to it seeing it enhance the current hotel offering in Manchester”.  

Manchester was recently selected as one of the 25 global must-visit destinations for 2023 by National Geographic magazine, ranked third in TimeOut’s 37 best cities in the world (second most friendly) and was the only UK city to feature in Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Travel’ 2023 list.