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The Light ApartHotel

Manchester, United Kingdom
  • The ApartHotel is featured in The Times's Cool Hotel Guide
  • It's set in the trendy Northern Quarter close to restaurants, bars & shops
  • Apartments are modern in design & some have views of the city

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20 Church Street
Manchester, M4 1PN
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The Light ApartHotel Manchester is listed in The Times's Cool Hotel Guide, which praises its "great cityscape views" and "comfortable rooms"

The ApartHotel is situated in the Northern Quarter, which Visit Manchester describes as "Manchester's creative, urban heart". It is home to record shops, bars, restaurants, cafés, coffee shops and clubs.

Manchester was featured in Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2016 -- "It has a rich history and culture, easily explored in its myriad museums and galleries." There's lots to do in the area. The Manchester Art Gallery and the National Football Museum are less than a 10-minute walk away. The People's History Museum and the Museum of Science and Industry are less than a 15-minute drive away. The revamped Salford Quays waterfront, a 10-minute tram ride away, is home to the Imperial War Museum and The Lowry, a theatre and gallery containing works by the artist LS Lowry. There's also a big music scene in Manchester, with plenty of clubs and gigs.

The ApartHotel consists of 62 fully equipped studios, 1- and 2-bedroom apartments and penthouse suites. "They've got a Manhattan apartment style with designer sofas, spotlights, and shiny kitchens or kitchenettes," according to The Times.

The 4-star property has a private roof terrace and hot tub (available for guests staying in the Plantiunm Penthouse). The Lounge Bar which offers an extensive drinks menu in a relaxed and contemporary setting. There is free Wi-Fi throughout and a gym.

From the press:

  • "This is a popular haunt for celebs visiting Manchester to perform, and footballers with WAGs" -- The Times


  • Infant cots / cribs
  • Bar
  • Extra beds / roll away beds
  • Gym / fitness center
  • No pets allowed
  • 100% smoke-free


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Safe in reception

Room amenities

  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Fridge
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Kitchenette in some rooms
  • Flatscreen TV


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout


  • Hair-dryer
  • Bathtub or shower


Limited parking available: £17.50 per vehicle, per night.

  • Parking (fees apply)


  • Accessible path of travel
Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.


  • Standard check-in time: 3pm. Minimum age required to check in: 18.
    Photo-ID required.


  • Standard checkout time: 11am.

Children and additional guests

  • Infant's cot/crib available on request in Deluxe Apartments and Executive Apartments, free of charge, for children aged 2 and under. Maximum 1 per apartment.

    Extra bed available on request in Executive apartments: £55 for older children and adults. Supplements are not included automatically in the total price and will be charged directly by the hotel. Maximum 1 per apartment.


  • No pets allowed. Assistance animals only. Please notify the hotel prior to arrival.


  • Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

Additional details

  • Accessibility: An Accessibility Statement can be obtained from the property to ensure suitability.

    Limited parking available: £17.50 per vehicle, per night.

Getting there

The hotel is on Church Street, between the Arndale Shopping Centre and behind Debenhams at Piccadilly Gardens. It's near the A665 and A62 and Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations are less than a 10-minute walk away. The ApartHotel has 15 underground car parking spaces with direct access to the hotel (supplements apply).


  • 20 Church Street
  • Manchester, M4 1PN
  • United Kingdom

Customer Service

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Tel: 1-877-966-0000

Mon-Fri 9am-9pm ET, Sat-Sun 12pm-8pm ET

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