Venue Details  

MANCHESTER METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY
contact:Janet Scull
address:Loxford Tower
Loxford Road
city:Manchester
county:
region:North West & Cumbria
postcode:M15 6HA
tel:0161 247 1565
fax:0161 247 6887
 
emailvenues@mmu.ac.uk
websitewww.mmu.ac.uk/venues

RATES FROM
24 hour rate (standard):on app
24 hour rate (ensuite):n/a
Day rate:26.96
Group BB rate (standard):on app
Group BB rate (ensuite):on app
 
MAXIMUM CAPACITIES - YEAR ROUND
ensuite roomsstandard roomsmeeting capacitydining seateddining buffet
0060100100

MAXIMUM CAPACITIES - VACATION TIME
ensuite roomsstandard roomsmeeting capacitydining seateddining buffet
111489285200300

AVAILABILITY NOTES

2006 Summer: 24 June - 17 September
2006 Christmas: 16 December - 7 January
2007 Easter: 23 March - 16 April
2007 Summer: N/A
2007 Christmas: N/A


VENUE DESCRIPTION

Manchester Metropolitan University has something to offer every occasion, lecture theatres, seminar rooms, exhibition areas, function rooms, state of the art audio-visual facilities and a choice of hospitality. We have campuses in Manchester, an exciting city centre with excellent travel links, and Cheshire for a more rural environment. Friendly efficient service and value for money makes MMU an excellent choice of venue for your event.

BEDROOM DESCRIPTION

Residential accommodation is available in central Manchester, Didsbury, Crewe and Alsager. The Cambridge Halls offer 778 rooms in a central location during the summer period providing excellent facilities at reasonable rates.

MEETING DESCRIPTION

We are able to offer organisers a range of meeting rooms, lecture theatres and classrooms at each of our seven sites. In central Manchester the Geoffrey Manton Building features 7 highly equipped lecture theatres and breakout rooms set around a stunning central atrium exhibition area.

RESTAURANT / BAR DESCRIPTION

A full catering service is offered at all the sites. Licensed function rooms with bar facilities are available for formal dining, buffets and parties. For meetings and conferences we are able to provide a wide range of catering services to meet all needs.

LEISURE FACILITIES

Access to sports facilities in central Manchester, Didsbury and MMU Cheshire.

DIRECTIONS

Further details can be found on www.mmu.ac.uk/conference

SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS

Manchester: Bridgewater Hall, Lowry Centre, G-Mex, Old Trafford, Shopping & Night Life, Palace and Opera House theatres. Crewe & Alsager: Jodrell Bank, Chester, Stapeley Water Gardens

ACCREDITATIONS



OTHER INFORMATION

We also offer specialist facilities suitable for training and product testing in the catering and textile industries; production and training facilities for the media, drama and design worlds; and laboratories equipped across a range of scientific disciplines.