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A list of our more frequently asked questions about The Lowry Hotel. If anything is not answered here please contact us on enquiries@thelowryhotel.com

About The Lowry Hotel

What did The Lowry Hotel used to be?

Located on the original site of the printing company where cult British cartoons, ‘The Dandy’ and ‘The Beano’, were created.

Where is The Lowry Hotel?

The Lowry Hotel is situated on the river Irwell at 50 Dearmans Place, Salford, Manchester, M3 5LH

How do I get to The Lowry Hotel?

The Hotel is in a central location just on The River Irwell which is less than 5 minutes’ walk from Spinningfields. The nearest tram stop to The Lowry Hotel is St Peters Square. To walk to The Lowry Hotel follow the instructions below:

  • Walk from the tram stop towards the Midland Hotel and walk down Peter Street towards Deansgate.
  • At Deansgate cross the main road and walk towards House of Fraser.
  • Just before you arrive at House of Fraser turn onto King Street West and walk to the bottom of the street.
  • At the square cross the street where you will find a small walk way (to the right of the car park) towards the Calatrava Bridge which leads directly to The Lowry Hotel.


Is there parking available at The Lowry Hotel?

Parking is available at the hotel at a charge when visiting the hotel or using the facilities only. 

We offer car parking at the front of the hotel and within the secure carpark. The carpark entrance is on Dearmans Place.

Car Park Tariff

Residents Advanced Booking    


Residents Overnight     


Non-Resident Day   


Non-Resident Overnight 




Restaurant & Bar 

£15.00 (Free upon redemption with £50 spend)


(Free during treatment hours)


(Free during treatment hours)

Is there electric car charging points at The Lowry Hotel?

Yes, there are five universal electric car charging points available at the hotel for use. This is charged at 80kwH in addition to the car parking charge as above. 

Who owns The Lowry Hotel?

CDL Hospitality Trusts purchased The Lowry Hotel in 2017

How old is The Lowry Hotel?

The Lowry Hotel opened in 2001 making it 23 years old

Who designed The Lowry Hotel?

The Lowry Hotel was designed by Consarc Design Architects

When was The Lowry Hotel built?

The hotel was built in 2001.

When was The Lowry Hotel renovated?

The latest renovation of the hotel was completed in 2019 which included a re-brand and re-styling of the Lowry Lounge & Bar and The River Restaurant.

How many bedrooms are in The Lowry Hotel?

The hotel houses 165 bedrooms

Booking Policies

Are bookings flexible at The Lowry Hotel?

Bookings are fully flexible, pay on arrival and you can cancel up to 24 hours (until 1pm) the day before arrival unless otherwise stated in the offer details.

What is The Lowry Hotel’s cancellation policy?

The Lowry Hotel is fully flexible and you can cancel up to 24 hours (until 1pm) the day before arrival without charge, unless stated otherwise. If you forget to cancel your first nights stay is fully chargeable.

What is a group booking?

Any room bookings made up of more than 6 rooms will be considered to be a group booking and therefore will be managed by our group reservations team.

Your Stay

Are children allowed at The Lowry Hotel?

Yes children can visit at The Lowry Hotel, however due to licensing laws there is a specified time that children need to vacate the bar area.

Can you smoke inside The Lowry Hotel?

There is no smoking inside the hotel.

Is there a dress code at The Lowry Hotel?

The dress code at The Lowry Hotel is smart casual.

Is The Lowry Hotel pet friendly?

We accept dogs only under our pet policy which can be found here. Guide dogs and service dogs are of course able to be brought to the hotel. This should be communicated in advance to ensure we assign an accessible or dedicated room.

Does The Lowry Hotel have a concierge service?

Yes there is a concierge service

Does The Lowry Hotel have accessible rooms?

Yes, we have accessible rooms. The guest can either ring the hotel direct to book an accessible room, make their own booking online and leave a comment for our reservations team to action or reply to their booking confirmation making the request.

Food and Drink

Does The Lowry Hotel serve food?

The Lowry Hotel boasts The River Restaurant which serves the finest tastes showcasing a unique twist on British classics. With Executive Chef Bartosz Szynaka at the helm there is something for everyone to enjoy on the menu.

Does The Lowry Hotel offer Afternoon Tea?


What time is Afternoon Tea available from at The Lowry Hotel?

Afternoon tea is available Thursday - Sunday between 12pm – 4pm.

Is there a private dining space at The Lowry Hotel?

Yes the private dining space is available for hire for occasions.

Events at the Lowry

Is The Lowry Hotel an exclusive use venue?

The hotel cannot be exclusively hired however the banqueting and conference floor can be exclusively hired for your bespoke event.

Does The Lowry Hotel have a wedding venue?

The Lowry Hotel is able to accommodate a large range of types of weddings and events, including kosher celebrations.

How much does it cost to host a wedding at The Lowry Hotel?

Our wedding packages vary and we have something to suit every budget. You can view these here: https://www.thelowryhotel.com/weddings/wedding-packages/

Does The Lowry Hotel have meeting/conference facilities?

The hotel has 8 different meeting rooms. A dedicated events floor with its own special entrance on the ground floor. Flexible rooms that can be configured in 15 different ways. From a boardroom event to a press conference with seating for up to 90.

RE:TREAT at The Lowry Hotel

Does The Lowry Hotel offer spa and overnight stay packages?

Yes. These can be browsed here: https://www.thelowryhotel.com/offers/

Can anyone use the Spa at The Lowry Hotel?

Anyone who has booked a treatment is able to use the gym and relaxation room in the spa at The Lowry Hotel.

Do you have a pool?

RE:TREAT at The Lowry Hotel is an urban spa and does not have any wet facilities.

Does the Spa at The Lowry Hotel offer memberships?

Yes you can opt for a gym membership or a spa membership, which come at various price levels. you can browse these here.

What are the opening times of the Spa at The Lowry Hotel?

The Spa at The Lowry Hotel is open 7 days a week from 9am - 7pm

Do you offer Spa treatments for children?

We do not offer any spa treatments for children aged under 14. They must be 14 or older.
14-16 year olds must have an adult present in the room and this age bracket can only have facials and mani/pedi.
Body treatments are only allowed for 18+.

What should I wear to the Spa?

Proper fitness attire is necessary to use the fitness suite (trousers, shorts, shirt and training shoes). For treatments it is quite normal to wear underwear, but we can provide disposable briefs if you prefer. Please don’t worry, your modesty will always be protected by our expert therapists. If in any doubt, please ask - you won’t be the first to!

Gift Vouchers

What kind of Gift Vouchers can I purchase from The Lowry Hotel?

The Lowry Hotel offer a range of gift vouchers which can be purchased here: https://thelowryhotel.wearegifted.co.uk/