Nestled on the outskirts of Manchester, Bury is a vibrant market town with lots going on. Whether you are staying at our Bury hotel for business or pleasure, you are sure to find plenty of things to do. Our Premier Inn guide presents the best places to eat and drink, and gives you local knowledge of the town’s best activities, entertainment and shopping destinations, so you’ll never be left wondering what to do in Bury. You can also find out about the best ways to get around during your stay. With culinary delights such as The Clarence, award-winning pubs like The Eagle and Child, landmarks such as Peel Tower and sporting entertainment at Bury FC, our guide helps you plan the best way to spend your time.
Things to do in Bury
Bury is a renowned shopping destination in Greater Manchester. The world famous market offers over 400 stalls of fashion, food and everything in between.
Bury is also home to The Rock, a modern outdoor shopping area filled with high street favourites, as well as restaurants and leisure facilities. More retail landmarks lie in the Millgate, the town’s indoor shopping centre, which boasts over 100 stores.
Bury has strong transport links, which allow you to explore the area and beyond. You can catch the Metrolink tram system and head into Manchester, or use the First Bus Greater Manchester network to explore the towns surrounding areas, such as Ramsbottom and Whitefield.
If you are arriving by train, you can stop at Manchester Piccadilly or Victoria and get a tram to Bury. You can also get to Bury by tram directly from Manchester Airport if you are arriving by plane. Our hotels near Manchester Airport provide the perfect rest spot before or after your flight.