Ever dreamed of living the high life, but you log into your bank account and get snatched back to reality? –Umm, hello, it’s the 21st century; who says that luxury has to be hyper-expensive?– From over-the-top rooftops –no pun intended– to intimate classical Candlelight concerts, Manchester has many luxurious experiences that won’t run you dry. We’ve gathered our top 7 favourite luxury experiences in Manchester so that you don’t have to worry about anything and just focus on relaxing and having a good time.
1. Brunch at The Ivy
If you’re going to start your day, it must be in a luxurious way. Otherwise, why bother? Treat yourself to delicious pancakes at The Ivy. Filled with blooming flowers and ivies, of course, this restaurant’s dreamy decor and over-the-top brunch will set you on the right path to a day of luxury.
💸: Brunch specials start at £14.75
2. Attend a Candlelight concert
There’s nothing else in this world that screams boujee like a Candlelight concert. Surround yourself with the soft glow of a sea of candles as talented musicians play classical renditions of your favourite tunes by the likes of Oasis, Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Queen and more in some of Manchester’s most iconic venues.
💸: Tickets start at £20.00 depending on the seating zone and concert
3. Relax at The Spa & Gym
Being boujee can really take a toll on you, so why not take a break to relax and let go in The Spa & Gym at The Edwardian Manchester Hotel. Escape the city with their relaxing spa packages that includes 3 hours of their spa facilities, one or two of their special treatments, and a beverage of your liking —we’ll take a glass of champagne, please!
💸: Spa packages start at £75 from Monday to Thursday
4. Grab a bite at 63 Degrees
When it comes to fine dining, 63 Degrees is a hidden gem. From classic French dishes to mouthwatering desserts, each dish is prepared with precision and presented with flair. This French restaurant offers a Michelin-like culinary experience that delights your taste buds without breaking the bank.
💸: 5-course Tuesday evening menu starts at £45
5. Take a sip at Schofield’s Bar
Voted one of the hottest bars in the UK, Schofield’s Bar is a must on your list. Their skilled mixologists will whip up creative and delicious cocktails that will make you feel like a million bucks. — Bartender, an Old Fashioned please!
💸: Cocktails start at £9.95
6. Catch some view at 20Stories
Ready to elevate your luxury experience? Head over to 20Stories, a rooftop restaurant and terrace offering stunning panoramic views of Manchester. Whether you’re enjoying a sunset dinner or sipping cocktails under the starry sky, the breathtaking vistas will take your breath away. —Don’t forget to bring your camera for some envy-inducing Instagram pics!
💸: Cocktails start at £12
7. Lay down at Dakota Hotels
What’s the point of living a luxury life if at night you aren’t resting your head at Dakota Hotel? This renowned luxury boutique hotel offers over-the-top rooms and impeccable service that will make you feel like a Spice Girl! Yes, even Mel B has stayed at the Dakota!
💸: Rooms start at £135 depending on size and dates