Where to find us

Local information

Opening Hours



WiFi, tea, coffee (both available at all times), biscuits, fruit and ice lollies available


WiFi, computers in the technical/dual rooms, and there are 3 icafe machines in the coffee area for delegates to use.


There are lifts that go to all floors and accessible for wheelchair users, there are also disabled toilets.

Other features

Quiet room/prayer room available


Nearest parking at The Palace (Whitworth St, Manchester, M1 6NE) which is a multi-storey NCP Car Park. The car park has an early bird discount for arrivals before 9.00am, after 9.00am QA has discounted tickets for this car park. Please ring the facility for more information. 


Oxford Road Train Station or Manchester Piccadilly Station

3 minute walk


Nearby hotels include The Principal Hotel and The Premier Inn.

QA has negotiated rates with Premier Inn at this location – please download the following PDF for more information:

QA Delegate Rates via Premier Inn Business Booker


Plenty of options, however few discounted options are, Philpotts Ltd, Sandwich Bar, 133 Portland St, City Centre, Manchester, M1 4PY - 10% discount with a card from QA and Pizza Express, St James Buildings, Oxford St, Manchester, M1 6FQ - 20% discount with a card from QA. Ask at reception for a card.