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MANCHESTER CONFERENCE CENTRE
contact:Sarah Evans
address:Manchester Conference Centre
UMIST
PO Box 88
Sackville Street
city:Manchester
county:Greater Manchester
region:North West & Cumbria
postcode:M60 1QD
tel:0161 200 4108
fax:0161 200 4090
 
emailMeeting & Group email:
mcc@umist.ac.uk
websitewww.meeting.co.uk

RATES FROM
Day rate:27.50
24 hour rate (standard):on app
24 hour rate (ensuite):86.36
Group BB rate (standard):20.00
Group BB rate (ensuite):30.00
 
MAXIMUM CAPACITIES - YEAR ROUND
ensuite roomsstandard roomsmeeting capacitydining seateddining buffet
11703006001000

YEAR ROUND FACILITY NOTES

Meeting rooms: Year round conference centre (Weston Building) with 19 air conditioned meeting rooms for up to 300 delegates. On our other sites we have 33 seminar and syndicate rooms seating between 4 and 300 on a year round basis. Also available is the tiered Renold Theatre for 500 delegates available during vacations.

Bedrooms: AA 3 Star hotel (Weston Building) 117 en suite bedrooms available year round. Group rates can be arranged with local hotels on request.


MAXIMUM CAPACITIES - VACATION TIME (Please refer to the information below)
ensuite roomsstandard roomsmeeting capacitydining seateddining buffet
6438635006001000

VACATION DATES & FACILITY NOTES

As the total number of bedrooms available in term time is 117, nearby city centre hotels may be booked through our hotel booking service for events requiring bedrooms in excess of this number.

2004: 12 Jun - 16 Sep, 18 Dec - 13 Jan
2005: 19 Mar - 7 Apr, 11 Jun - 15 Sep, 17 Dec - 12 Jan
2006: 1 Apr - 23 Apr, 10 Jun - 17 Sep, 16 Dec - 14 Jan

VENUE DESCRIPTION

The Manchester Conference Centre is located just 250 metres from Piccadilly rail station. Facilities include ten tiered theatres, seating between 120 and 500, and a multitude of meeting rooms, many of which are air-conditioned. We also offer around 1,500 bedrooms, 600 of which are en suite and 117 of which are fully equipped 3-star hotel bedrooms including a luxury VIP suite. Internet access is available in all bedrooms.

MEETING DESCRIPTION

Theatre for 500, three for 300, five for 150, one for 130, 90 meeting rooms, high specification of AV equipment including video conference facilities.

BEDROOM DESCRIPTION

860 bedrooms with washbasin, 475 en suite, 117 fully equipped hotel rooms, all have direct-dial telephone, tea/coffee facilities.

RESTAURANT / BAR DESCRIPTION

600 and 250 seat restaurants, with totally flexible catering facilities. Bars in all restaurants and a guest bar in the hotel.

LEISURE FACILITIES

Gymnasium facilities available nearby with fitness room & squash courts. Olympic-sized swimming pool.

DIRECTIONS

City Centre, within 250 metres of Piccadilly station, and 4 miles from motorway (M56, M602).

SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS

MUFC Museum, Lowry Centre, Imperial War Museum, Theatres, Arena, Shopping, Halle Orchestra, Manchester United Football Club

ACCREDITATIONS

AA 3 Star, Welcome Host, IIP, English Tourism Council 3 Star Hospitality Assured Meetings

OTHER INFORMATION

The Manchester Conference Centre offers a range of facilities, from a purpose-built hotel, with a highly corporate ambience, to very large-scale facilities capable of accommodating conferences of up to 500 delegates.