Trafford awaits: its sports, bars, entertainment and more!

Explore the family-friendly area of Trafford—gourmet restaurants, sports teams and popular sights from Trafford Centre to Old Trafford.

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Sports, Skyscrapers and Friendly People

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Top hotels in Trafford

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Manchester Airport Marriott Hotel
Manchester Airport Marriott Hotel
4 out of 5
£73
per night
15 Nov-16 Nov

Located in Trafford, this spa hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Dunham Massey Hall and Gardens, University of Manchester and Albert Square. Old Trafford and The ...

3.9/5Good! (851 reviews)

"We really enjoy staying at this hotel - our 3rd visit . Rooms are nice and clean , leisure facilities are great ,and the Brasserie restaurant is very nice too . All good 👍"…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2019

Manchester Airport Marriott Hotel
Hilton Garden Inn Manchester Emirates Old Trafford
Hilton Garden Inn Manchester Emirates Old Trafford
3.5 out of 5
Talbot Road, Old Trafford, Manchester, England
£64
per night
1 Nov-2 Nov

Located in Trafford, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Old Trafford Cricket Ground and Old Trafford. Salford Quays and Imperial War Museum North are also ...

4.4/5Excellent! (450 reviews)

"Friendly staff lovely clean room with a pitch view"…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct 2019

Hilton Garden Inn Manchester Emirates Old Trafford
Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Trafford City
Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Trafford City
3 out of 5
2 Mercury Way, Trafford, Manchester, England
£50
per night
3 Nov-4 Nov

Located in Trafford, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of EventCity and Legoland Discovery Centre. Trafford Centre and Imperial War Museum North are also ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (864 reviews)

"The location was perfect. The rooms are comfortable and the breakfast fantastic!"…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2019

Holiday Inn Express Manchester - Trafford City
Hotel Football, Old Trafford, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Hotel Football, Old Trafford, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
4 out of 5
99 Sir Matt Busby Way, Manchester, England
£59
per night
3 Nov-4 Nov

Located in Trafford, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Old Trafford, Imperial War Museum North and Salford Quays. Old Trafford Cricket Ground and MediaCityUK ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (953 reviews)

"Simple layout to the room, walk in shower was a delight to use. View was pleasent. Staff were friendly and happy to help"…"

Reviewed on 14 Oct 2019

Hotel Football, Old Trafford, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel
Best Western Manchester Altrincham Cresta Court Hotel
Best Western Manchester Altrincham Cresta Court Hotel
3 out of 5
£54
per night
8 Nov-9 Nov

Located in Trafford, this eco-friendly hotel is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Dunham Massey Hall and Gardens and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Wythenshawe Hospital. Old Trafford ...

3.7/5Good! (1,102 reviews)

"Great location and convenient parking. The hotel is a bit tired but fully functional with nice staff."…"

Reviewed on 6 Oct 2019

Best Western Manchester Altrincham Cresta Court Hotel
Victoria Warehouse Hotel
Victoria Warehouse Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Trafford Road, Manchester, England
£40
per night
27 Oct-28 Oct

Located in Trafford, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Old Trafford, The Lowry Art and Entertainment and Imperial War Museum North. MediaCityUK is 1.1 mi (1.8 ...

3.5/5Good! (413 reviews)

"Comfy and fit for for my purpose, head on bed. You"…"

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2019

Victoria Warehouse Hotel

Popular things to do in Trafford

Old Trafford
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Old Trafford

4/5(270 reviews)

Cheer on soccer players during an exhilarating match and tour this 75,000-capacity stadium, home to one of Britain’s greatest soccer teams.

Imperial War Museum North
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Imperial War Museum North

4.5/5(39 reviews)

This striking building is an award-winning museum with artifacts and exhibitions that cover the main conflicts of the 20th century.

Manchester Arena
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Manchester Arena

4.5/5(178 reviews)

Catch an event at Manchester Arena during your trip to Manchester.Experience the area's acclaimed theatre scene and fascinating museums.

University of Manchester
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University of Manchester

4/5(128 reviews)

Explore the campus of University of Manchester, a top university in Manchester. Discover the area's acclaimed theatre scene and shops.

Albert Square
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Albert Square

4/5(303 reviews)

This public gathering place for football victory parades, festivals and a popular European-style Christmas market is surrounded by Victorian architecture.

Manchester Opera House
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Manchester Opera House

4/5(72 reviews)

Catch a show at one of the city’s most interesting and charming venues for concerts, musicals and theater.

Top activities in Trafford

Manchester United Stadium & Museum Tour at Old Trafford
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Manchester United Stadium & Museum Tour at Old Trafford

£25

Step behind the scenes at Old Trafford and see the stadium like the legends of Manchester United themselves. This guided tour takes you to exclusive areas like the Sir Alex Ferguson Stand and the players' dressing room, and brings you through more than 140 years of soccer history in the museum.

LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Manchester
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LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Manchester

£17

LEGOLAND® is an exciting adventure featuring over 2 million LEGO® bricks under one roof, making it ideal for a family day out. Experience the 4-D cinema, Kingdom Quest laser ride, Merlin’s Apprentice, LEGO City: Forest Pursuit Driving School, and more than 15 unique rides.

SEA LIFE Manchester Aquarium
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SEA LIFE Manchester Aquarium

£17

Delve into an under-the-sea adventure at SEA LIFE Manchester Aquarium for a look at one of the UK’s largest collections of marine life. With more than 5,000 creatures including sharks, seahorses, octopus, jellyfish, and rays in 15 underwater zones, there is plenty here to explore.

The Coronation Street Tour
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The Coronation Street Tour

£35

Coronation Street The Tour gives you the chance to explore the sensational outdoor sets at MediaCityUK, open to the public for the very first time.

Aspire Lounge by Servisair at Liverpool Airport (LPL)
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Aspire Lounge by Servisair at Liverpool Airport (LPL)

£25

Kick up your travel-weary feet with a first-class relaxation experience in the Aspire Lounge. This peaceful oasis offers a convenient escape from the airport bustle, complete with access to amenities including Wi-Fi, refreshing drinks, and snacks.

1 Hour Virtual Reality Experience with 3 headsets (Suitable for 3-10 people)
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1 Hour Virtual Reality Experience with 3 headsets (Suitable for 3-10 people)

£10

Itinerary The possibilities are endless in VR, Climb Mt. Everest, fly to the Moon, shoot some zombies or relax on a beach. This option will include the hire of 3 VR headsets for 1 hour. Suitable for 3-10 people.

Other areas in Manchester

Old Trafford
Old Trafford which includes a statue or sculpture

Old Trafford

Known for Friendly People, Budget, American Football

Spend some time visiting places like Old Trafford while getting to know Old Trafford, and be sure to check out the abundant dining options. You can hop aboard the metro at Trafford Bar Tram Stop or Old Trafford Tram Stop to see more of the area.

Didsbury
Didsbury, Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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Didsbury

Known for Skyscrapers, Friendly People, Budget

4/5(84 reviews)

Travellers choose Didsbury for its abundant dining options. Hop aboard the metro at Didsbury Village Tram Stop or West Didsbury Tram Stop and check out top sights like Wilmslow Road.

Castlefield
Museum of Science and Industry which includes aircraft and interior views

Castlefield

Known for Family-friendly, Skyscrapers, Bars

4.5/5(37 reviews)

Travellers come to Castlefield for its abundant dining options, and you can see top attractions like Castlefield Roman Fort and Museum of Science and Industry while you're in town.

Spinningfields
John Rylands Library showing interior views

Spinningfields

Known for Libraries, Culture, Museums

You'll enjoy the restaurants and museums in Spinningfields. You might want to make time for a stop at People's History Museum or Manchester Opera House.

Chorlton-on-Medlock
Manchester Museum

Chorlton-on-Medlock

Known for Universities, Museums, Theatres

You'll enjoy the museums and cafes in Chorlton-on-Medlock. You might want to make time for a stop at Whitworth Art Gallery or Manchester Museum.

Manchester City Centre
St. Peter\'s Square featuring railway items, a square or plaza and heritage architecture

Manchester City Centre

Known for Shopping, Theatres, Libraries

4/5(1,481 reviews)

Known for its fantastic nightlife and popular shops, there's plenty to explore in Manchester City Centre. Check out top attractions like Manchester Art Gallery and The Gay Village, and jump on the metro at St Peters Square Station or Mosley Street Station to see more of the city.