Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Northern Quarter

Enjoy the museums and other features of Northern Quarter. This welcoming and romantic city is well known for its shopping, restaurants and sporting events. Manchester Arena and Old Trafford are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Northern Quarter

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Northern Quarter a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • MediaCityUK (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Blackley Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Centre (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Withington Golf Course (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Northenden Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Didsbury Golf Course (5 mi / 8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Northern Quarter

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Northern Quarter is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Piccadilly Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Whitworth Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Peel Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Platt Fields Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Buile Hill Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Heaton Park (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Northern Quarter

The nearest airport is in Manchester (MAN), located 8.4 mi (13.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), which is 27.5 mi (44.3 km) away.

Walk to nearby metro transport at Market Street Station or Shudehill Station and easily see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Northern Quarter?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 126 holiday lettings around Northern Quarter. From 13 houses to 107 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Northern Quarter?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Northern Quarter:

  • Belle Vue: 67 holiday homes
  • New Islington: 86 holiday homes
  • Didsbury: 20 holiday homes
  • Spinningfields: 80 holiday homes
  • Chorlton-on-Medlock: 52 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Northern Quarter? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Northern Quarter. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Greater Manchester Police Museum: 680 holiday lettings
  • Manchester Buddhist Centre: 670 holiday lettings
  • Market Street Station: 671 holiday lettings
  • Affleck's Palace: 670 holiday lettings
  • Chinese Arts Centre: 743 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Northern Quarter listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Northern Quarter?

Yes, of course. offers 13 Houses in Northern Quarter. Our other popular types of Northern Quarter holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 107 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Northern Quarter?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 90 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Northern Quarter. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.