Since opening in 1995, the Manchester Arena has seen global superstars such as Lady Gaga, U2 and Madonna and local bands like Oasis, Take That, New Order and Happy Mondays grace its stage. The stadium is also important for sports having hosted Commonwealth Games events, World Swimming Championships and international boxing matches. To see such world-beating events and sell-out shows at this award-winning place, book one of our hotels near Manchester Arena for an experience you won’t forget.
It’s not just the Manchester Arena that can fulfil all your entertainment needs in Manchester because there’s plenty more that can do the job and more including the Manchester Apollo and The Comedy Store. Need some more inspiration for your visit? See our Local Guide to all things Manchester on food, drink and culture in the capital of the North. View all hotels in Manchester.