With an entry on a remote sidestreet, it can be difficult to find, but your extra effort will be rewarded by Bannatyne's above average fitness experience.
A larger and newer club than its Whitworth Street cousin, we recommend this location primarily for guests of the 3-block away Marriott, who receive complimentary access.
This location is the smaller and less attractive cousin of the Quay Street location.
Not only is this the only Bikram studio in Manchester, but it's also one of the most environmentally friendly studios we've seen.
Jogging in Manchester is a difficult task. Downtown's density, auto traffic and numerous traffic signals (not to mention the reverse traffic flow for Americans) create a plethora of problems for those in search of a mindless, "zone-out" run.
This is the hot spot for Manchester swimmers. We always love to see the term "aquatic center" as it typically suggests a much larger and higher quality facility than your average lap pool. In this case, the rule holds true.
Always check our Gear Up listings for potential Group Bike Rides, both road and mountain. In Manchester, Eddie McGrath Cycles offers a Group Mountain Bike Ride from its shop. It happens on Tuesdays, twice a month.
The Yoga Lounge offers Hot Yoga, Pilates and the Gyrotonic Expansion System via 3 different practice rooms in its 5,000 square foot space in the Great Northern Building, (located just off Deansgate on Great Bridgewater Street).