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Lots to do and see

Everything from the IWM to lovely food and drink, and then an amazing Theatre and shopping... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Warrington, United Kingdom
MediaCity Run

We were here for the MediaCityUK run. Plenty of parking nearby, we parked at the Lowry outlet... read more

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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There is never a dull day at MediaCityUK. Atmosphere is central to the MediaCityUK ethos and with a host of cultural and sporting attractions, cinemas, world class events, shopping, an abundance of bars and restaurants and a diversity of people...more
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The Quays, Salford M50 3SQ, England
+44 161 886 5300
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Reviewed yesterday

Everything from the IWM to lovely food and drink, and then an amazing Theatre and shopping experience. Also the cinema in the Lowry outlet is very reasonably priced

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank traceyaldred1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were here for the MediaCityUK run. Plenty of parking nearby, we parked at the Lowry outlet. There is a metro link direct to the city. This was our first visit to this area and we were impressed with the buildings and cleanliness of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RandRH
Reviewed 3 days ago

Having read about being done me and mum thought we deserved at treat by staying at Manchester for few nights and go on a trip to media. Well worth the money for informative 90 minutes tour

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 1shilton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently spent 3nights staying in the Media City/Salford Quays area. The whole area of Media City is a buzzing & happening area that has been well designed & thought out. Fabulous new & modern architecture with something always going on. Plenty of things to do...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Media City mainly to visit Coronation Street the tour. We enjoyed every second of our visit, both to Media City but mostlyt he Coronation Street Tour. Our tour guide was Johny Grimshaw (yes), he was excellent, very informative, informal, friendly and a pleasure...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 007Dundalk_Co_Louth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m usually ignorant when visiting Lancashire as I’m a true Yorkshireman, however I had a great day out with the Mrs. Went to watch a free tv show then had brunch in a great cafe across from the studios, followed by a walk across the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JamesReidy1984
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a vibe! What a brilliant idea it was to regenerate this area and bring the BBC to it. There’s so much going on - the BBC itself, ITV, Imperial War museum, Coronation Street tour, Lowry Centre, Lowry Outlet, restaurants, bars, cafés. Attractive bridges span...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MKTee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a wedding in media city . What a big place . Didn’t have much time but had a walk round . Plenty of places to eat . Plus the outlet shop , we didn’t manage to visit it as time was limited . The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank martha1first
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you get a chance to go in the audience for the Jeremy Kyle show then do it, it's amazing - the staff there are great and uplifting and Jeremy Kyle is a legend. Fab day out.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Dawn E
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Having recently visited media city to see Calendar Girls at the Lowery theatre can highly recommend. Lovely theatre bar area overlooks the shops restaurants and canal. Plenty of choice for restaurants . Very busy around 5pm need to book restaurant.

Date of experience: November 2018
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12 September 2018|
Response from Alan J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the nearby school my wife works at has half term the week before, but I'm not sure if other schools in the Greater Manchester area all have the same week. I'm afraid it don't know which areas might be closed on Thursday... More
28 August 2018|
Response from TimH2105 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there yes there are a few places to eat in the area but my advice would be to either hop on the metro or grab a taxi into Manchester. Uber shouldn’t cost much. From what I remember I’d not call any in media city romantic... More
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15 July 2018|
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Response from Dave T | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can walk dogs around media city as long as they are kept on leads although there are no dog mess bins