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Manchester Travel Guide

As the second largest city in England, Manchester is a British city that is bustling with life. There are lots of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy, with a range of fantastic museums, as well as the home to one of the most famous football teams in the world. Shopping is also world-class in Manchester, with lots of shopping malls, including Manchester Ardale and the Trafford Center. What’s more, foodies will feel on top of the world in this British city, with everything from hip cafés and classic pubs to fine dining restaurants. In the evenings, there are lots of traditional pubs and contemporary bars to enjoy a drink, as well as a vibrant nightlight scene.

Things to Do in Manchester

One of the most recognizable buildings in the city is the Manchester Town Hall. This is a spectacular building, with gothic style that stands out in the skyline. History buffs, head to the Manchester Museum. There are some fantastic Egyptian artifacts here, including human mummies and fossils, as well as stories that will fascinate visitors. In addition, John Rylands Library is famous and spectacular place to have a look around at the architecture, as well as the books. For art lovers, there is the Manchester Art Gallery. No trip to Manchester would be complete without visiting Old Trafford. This is the home of Manchester United Football Club and the stadium is one of the biggest in the UK.

Best Time to Visit Manchester

The best time to visit Manchester for good weather is during the summer.

Price and Availability Index in Manchester

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Manchester is in July, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Manchester is in the high season in October. Manchester has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Manchester tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Manchester tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The weather in Manchester

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Manchester. The warmest months in Manchester are July and August, when temperatures reach 82 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 19 ˚F. The wettest month in Manchester is January with 5.2 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 1.25 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Manchester

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, Homeaway, nineflats and more. We have 1750 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Manchester ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Manchester comes in at $10 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $76 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 952 accommodations in Manchester that have WiFi. 240 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. Choose from 19 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. Driving to Manchester? Then choose one of the 793 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We have 5 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

AllTheRooms has 81 pet-friendly places to stay in Manchester, so if you're travelling with your cat or dog you won't have any trouble.

We combine a wide variety of Manchester accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 6 providers, including 942 places to stay from Airbnb, 46 accommodations from Homeaway and 6 places to stay from nineflats.

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