Best Hotel Bars in Manchester

You don't need to be sleeping in a four poster bed upstairs to revel in the luxury of a hotel bar. You only need to grab some heels or a tie, a few friends and a cocktail, to be able to appreciate the finer things in life's monotonous humdrum. And a perfect illuminated skyline view wouldn't help either, or a lovely afternoon tea, or premium champagne poured by attentive bar staff. So make like a Bond character and indulge in some escapism by setting up camp for a night at the bar of one of these fabulous, glittering hotel bars in Manchester.

Roof Garden Playground

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Located on the roof of the Great John Street Hotel, Roof Garden Playground is a suave and sophisticated drinking den with amazing views of the city. One of Manchester's nicest hotel bars, Roof Garden Playground is ideal for after work drinks or maybe even for something a little more romantic.

Blue Bar at DoubleTree

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Another bar within the Hilton DoubleTree in Piccadilly is this suave and sophisticated cocktail bar. Blue Bar have a classic and contemporary menu, serving cakes and sandwiches for the perfect lunch time escape from shopping in the centre of the city, one of Manchester's most relaxed hotel bars.

One of the best cocktail bars in a Manchester hotel that the city has ever seen, Brass is rife with luxury and sophistication. Found in the heart of Hotel Gotham and toting history, art-deco interiors and brass finishes alike, this is a decadent location in which to grab a drink or three.

Oyster Bar

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A great lounge bar at the Great John Street Hotel, Oyster Bar is cosy, comfortable hotel bar and has some great interior design features. With sepia photos on the ceiling, grandiose chandeliers and deep sofas, Oyster Bar has a charming atmosphere that is hard to beat. For those that like their haunts humble yet hearty, this is just the destination for you.