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Wigan

Travel Guide

Wigan is a popular place for visitors to Manchester. It is part of bustling metropolis that is home to over 318,00 inhabitants. Wigan lies 17 miles (27 kilometers) from Manchester’s city centre. If you are flying in, Wigan is 17 miles (27 kilometers) from John Lennon Airport.

Many of Manchester’s key attractions are located near to Wigan, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two of the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous Wigan Pier and the remarkable St. Helens' World of Glass. Also worth checking out are Sherdley Park and the Astley Green Colliery Museum.

Come see local sporting heroes, the Wigan Warriors, do battle in the nearby DW Stadium. On game days follow the river of red and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.

Finding somewhere suitable to stay close to Wigan couldn’t be easier. For a good night’s sleep check out the Holiday Inn Bolton Centre, the Chalon Court Hotel, St Helens, and the popular Park Inn by Radisson Leigh.

The Mount
The Mount
3 out of 5
160-162 Orrell Road, Orrell, Wigan, England
The price is £36 per night from 8 Aug to 8 Aug
Situated in Wigan, this hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of DW Stadium, Robin Park Arena and Beacon Park Golf Club. Wigan Pier and Trencherfield Mill are also ...
3.8/5Good! (176 reviews)
"Pleasant enough."

Reviewed on 11 Sep 2020

The Mount
Holiday Inn Express Wigan
Holiday Inn Express Wigan
3 out of 5
Martland Mill Lane, Martland Park, Wigan, England
The price is £58 per night from 1 Aug to 1 Aug
Situated in Wigan, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of DW Stadium, Robin Park Arena and Wigan Pier. Haigh Country Park and Trencherfield Mill are also within ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (262 reviews)
"Friendly nature of the staff there - a bit strange on the menu ordering sheet for breakfast"

Reviewed on 18 Jul 2021

Holiday Inn Express Wigan
Macdonald Kilhey Court
Macdonald Kilhey Court
4 out of 5
Chorley Road, Standish, Wigan, England
The price is £88 per night from 8 Aug to 8 Aug
Situated in Wigan, this spa hotel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Worthington Lakes Country Park and within 3 miles (5 km) of Haigh Country Park and Haigh Hall Golf Club. ...
4/5Very Good! (539 reviews)
"Lovely staff and excellent food and accomodation. Our pet was very much welcomed."

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2020

Macdonald Kilhey Court
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