The Manchester Half has partnered up with a few local hotels to guarantee the best location and the best prices for those looking to stay near to the event village.

Official Hotel Partners

Hilton Garden Inn

The brand new four-star Hilton Garden Inn hotel is on-site at Emirates Old Trafford, home to Lancashire County Cricket Club and offers the best value accommodation for business and leisure in Manchester and the surrounding areas.

There are 150 bedrooms across five floors with rooms overlooking the world famous cricket pitch, which can be converted to hospitality boxes on match days.

Start your day off in the on-site restaurant ‘The Garden Grille and Bar’ and enjoy the delicious cooked-to-order breakfast. Then after a long day of travel or a busy day at the office, relax with your favourite cocktail or cold beer before enjoying one of the Hilton Garden Inn’s favourite dishes.

Other facilities include:

  • Resident’s gym
  • Business centre
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel
  • On-site event space for up to 2,000 delegates
  • 700 free on-site car parking spaces
  • Guest laundry

With great transport links and located just three miles from Manchester City Centre, Emirates Old Trafford is easily accessible by car and public transport and ideally situated to enjoy local attractions including The Lowry, Imperial War Museum and Manchester United Football Club, which is a six minute walk away.
To find out more information and to book your room for race day weekend, simply click here.

Cresta Court

This contemporary, stylish hotel is an ideal choice for your marathon weekend. It is a 5 minute walk from Altrincham Metrolink stop which takes you directly to Old Trafford, the start and finish of the race. To compliment your stay, the recently refurbished hotel offers free car parking, free Wi-Fi in all areas, the modern Townfields restaurant serving a range of classic British dishes and a relaxing lounge-bar for before or after the race.

All of the 148 en-suite bedrooms have been refurbished within the past 2 years and come with flat screen TVs, a work station and complimentary hospitality tray with tea and coffee. There is the choice of Classic Double & Twin Rooms, Executive Family Rooms and Accessible Rooms as well as Executive Rooms.

Take advantage of the treatments in our Oasis Beauty Salon with a 20% discount for all half marathon participants. Special accommodation rates available for participants.

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