Shopping in Manchester
Take a shopping break and land in the cities Northern Quarter where you’ll find a range of vintage and craft shops or lose yourself in the Trafford Centre – home to over 200 shops, restaurants and cafes.
Manchester Arndale & Market Street
Manchester Arndale is one of the most popular shopping districts in the UK. With a retail floor space of approximately 1,500,000 sq. ft, it is home to many of the top retail brands in the world. Its vast area makes it one of the largest shopping centres in Europe.
Manchester Arndale has stores from the major brands across all categories including fashion, jewellery, cosmetics, toys, homewares, electronics and gadgets. The upstairs is used as a food court that caters for everyone’s tastes.
Non EU visitors can avail of tax free shopping.
Trafford Centre has a fabulous array of stores, leisure facilities and dining options available. there are branches of all the major brands across all categories including fashion, jewellery, cosmetics, toys, homewares, electronics and gadgets.
Some of the leisure facilities include Laser Quest, Legoland Discovery Centre and Sea life providing activities for all ages. The centre offers free parking for 11,500 vehicles. There are a number of events at the shopping centre all year round and for groups there are special offers and discounts available.
Independent shops in Manchester
Manchester also has a number of independent stores offering something different to the high street stores. Pick up a quirky gift, farm produce, unique ornaments or artisan foods. If you enjoy shopping it is well worth your time checking out some independent shops sprinkled throughout Manchester.LESS INFORMATION