Shopping in Manchester
Across the city there are shops that cater to every taste and budget, ensuring a shopping trip to Manchester is a rewarding experience.
Thistle Manchester City Centre hotel, The Portland is just a five minute walk away from the heart of Manchester's busy shopping distance, putting our guests within a short distance of some excellent outlets. After hitting the shops, our comfortable rooms and impeccable service will ensure a great stay in the city.
Big malls and boutique stores
You will face some enjoyably difficult decisions at the outset of your shopping trip to Manchester – and that is before you have even stepped into the first shop. There are so many different shopping districts and malls to choose from you won't know where to start.
The Arndale Centre is the largest city centre mall in Europe while the Trafford Shopping Centre offers some of the best retail and leisure experiences in the city, in an undeniably stylish location. Away from the glitzy style of the high street shops you can find a great range of creative and independent stores in the Northern Quarter, between Piccadilly and Ancoats.
When the shops close for business
Deansgate is one of Manchester's major thoroughfares and home to many great designer, high-end shops that provide stylish contemporary clothes. At the far end of the road if Deansgate Locks – home to a number of classy bars and restaurants. After a day of shopping there's nowhere better to relax and unwind.
There is always something to discover during a shopping trip to Manchester. After enjoying a day of retail therapy in the city you will find the comfortable rooms at Thistle Manchester City Centre hotel, The Portland are the perfect place to drop off your bags before getting ready to enjoy an evening out.