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The Quays

Salford, England
+44 161 276 0601
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This area has been greatly re developed and is the hub of the Media Village. It has the British War... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2017
Coventry, United Kingdom
Lots to do

We had tickets for the theatre to watch dance sampled. I couldn't believe it had so much to do... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2017
Graham T
Oswaldtwistle, United Kingdom
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Visit the Quays, Greater Manchester's stunning waterfront destination, and discover culture, history, heritage, shopping and sport within just one square mile. With an award-winning theatre, gallery and museum, discount shopping, stunning architecture, historical tours, cruises and sport, the Quays has everything you need for a great day out. When when the sun goes down, the quayside is beautifully lit, making it the ideal backdrop for an evening stroll, followed by dinner and drinks in one of the many bars and restaurants - plus the excellent accommodation on offer provides the perfect reason to turn your day visit into a short break. There is also a year-round programme of events, including food markets and public outdoor art installations.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Salford, England
+44 161 276 0601

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Reviewed April 16, 2017

This area has been greatly re developed and is the hub of the Media Village. It has the British War Museum and the Lowry Centre and an Outlet Village. There is also a water park where you can learn how to sail, water ski etc....More

2  Thank Loucha2015
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

We had tickets for the theatre to watch dance sampled. I couldn't believe it had so much to do outside the theatre. It has a cinema, plenty of shops and places to eat. It's the only theatre I've been to that doesn't just offer a...More

3  Thank Graham T
Reviewed January 18, 2017

The Lowry Media City Lowry MALL Shopping Bars Restaurants and Hotels Gteat day for visiting seeing what was once the Manchester Ship Canal Docks regenerated to be Shops Housing Retail and places of interests

3  Thank kawabatahughes
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

A great place to visit. Shopping wise not in the same league as the Trafford Centre, but defiantly a good day out with many eateries.

2  Thank ashbobs1211
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

I was surprised and please at how many things there were to do in the area and spent a lot of time taking in the sites and the sounds. It's also a good base for visiting the city in Manchester too.

2  Thank 1sammi
Reviewed December 5, 2016

Went for a night stroll from Travelodge Salford Quays to the Lowry area and it was nice walking by the water inlets. Buildings and bridges were well illuminated and many eating places in the Lowry area. Also well placed to places like Old Trafford and...More

3  Thank Colin_Frendo
Reviewed November 27, 2016

A peaceful version to town. The isn't a variety of shops that is available in the Trafford Centre or town, but a decent alternative.

Thank V_T4444
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

It's nice to have a walk round to spend time with family or love ones.. To see the changes.. Also it's relaxing

1  Thank AshBash96
Reviewed September 13, 2016

My son lived in the Quays for a year, so it was a fascinating place to visit. It is a fine example of positive inner city regeneration

Thank Richard B
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Nice shopping centre and water front is glamorous. I like the place and will definitely go there every time I'm in Manchester. it can take you half a day roaming in the Media City area.

1  Thank Khalid a
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