Top 5 things to do in Manchester this Valentine’s Weekend.

If you’re looking for a romantic place to head this Valentine’s Day, look no further than our beautiful city – Manchester!

This Valentine’s Day don’t settle for anything else than the WOW factor. Whether you’re planning a date night with your significant other or hitting the town with your friends, we’ve rounded up some unique and fun activities happening in the city. Make the most out of this Valentine’s Day this weekend.

Why not try a luxury Cruise on-board the Elleswake?

Photo by Kittywake.

From Wigan Pier down the Leeds & Liverpool Canal, this 2-hour cruise is the perfect way to enjoy a spectacular meal with your other half with the plus of the ever-changing scenery – how romantic!
Limited – Booking Required Time – 7pm – 9pm
Friday 14th Feb 2020

Book your spot here.

Snap some tickets to see James Blunt at the MEN Arena.

Photo by BBC

Can anything be more romantic than seeing the ‘Love me Better’ singer in the flesh – we don’t think so either! See the man himself on stage at the MEN this Saturday. Only a stone’s throw away from our front door, this is the perfect date night!
7pm, Saturday 15th February.


Take a stroll to the Cathedral for a Moonlight Sonata by Candlelight.

Located on the doorstep of the hotel, we can’t think of a more poetic way of spending Valentine’s Day. Stroll across to the exquisite Manchester Cathedral and soak in the iconic Moonlight Sonata by Beethoven recited by Ben Powell. Offering a refined selection of beautiful piano pieces for you to enjoy; don’t miss out on this romantic candlelit experience!

4. Cosy up with a film at the Manchester Victoria Baths

Photo by Victoria Baths

Imagine cosying up with your better half in a Manchester’s Grade ll listed water palace and watching a heart-warming film – ideal date if you ask us! Book your tickets at Victoria Baths, dig into some popcorn and be enchanted with Tarantino’s masterpiece -True Romance or if you fancy something a little more light-hearted, book in for the Saturday and watch the hilarious rom-com Bridesmaids.
Before each film screening, audience members can explore the beauty of the Baths, before tucking into some tasty street food and enjoying a DJ on the decks. There will also be a pop-up bar serving themed cocktails, hot boozy drinks, hot chocolates, Prosecco, wines, and local beers.

Book your tickets here

Finish your night at Mamucium with a romantic dinner for 2.
a 5-course curated menu with a welcome glass of Prosecco for only £49.00 PP.

By the big V day, this beautifully designed menu is perfect for your romantic night out. The menu features classic, locally sourced produce, finished with a Northern spin. Cleanse your palette with a welcome glass of Prosecco before the first course of, Jerusalem Artichoke Velouté, black truffle crostini. Next, Barbequed Asparagus with hazelnut hollandaise and Burford brown egg and for mains, Roast Scottish Cod Loin, spiced cauliflower, pickled raisins & mussels and Pistachio Crusted Loin of Lamb, black sticks dauphinoise, cavolo nero. To finish with a bang, a sharing dessert for two – Manchester Tart Choux, banana custard, raspberry crackle, coconut crème anglaise.
know the way to anyone’s heart is with good food!

Book your table here.