Salford in Manchester is among the best places to explore the culture, heritage, history, and arts of the region. It is dotted with magnificent museums, cultural and entertainment spots along with natural beauty and beautiful surroundings which makes it a perfect holiday destination. OYO Oakcroft Guest House Manchester Airport is budget hotels in Salford for top-notch accommodation.
Places to Visit in Salford
Imperial War Museum - This award-winning museum tops the list of the best places to visit in Salford. The magnificent architecture and historical treasures preserved by this museum draw a large crowd every year. One of the most iconic museums in the UK houses an extensive collection of historic artifacts, military weapons, and other hardware. Though it displays an array of these ancient objects, the prime highlights of this museum are audio-video representations and exhibitions depicting the stories of war.
The Lowry - A heaven for every art and theatre enthusiast, The Lowry is a cultural hub that attracts tourists and locals alike. This complex has three theatres that offer entertainment in the form of ballet, opera, dance, drama, and musical performances. The Lowry is adorned with some of the finest works of world-renowned artists.
Salford Museum and Art Gallery - This is another must-visit museum to explore the history and heritage of Salford. The Museum depicts the history of Salford and the architecture of the Victorian era in the most splendid ways. The Gallery displays a range of impressive paintings and sculptures from the Victorian period. There is also a library that holds a wide collection of printed texts, photographs, and newspaper articles related to the glorious past of Salford.
The Quays - The Quays is Greater Manchester’s waterfront destination which is an ideal day out for a weekend getaway. The blissful surroundings and charming landscape of this place beckons both locals and tourists throughout the year. The prime highlight of the place is the ferry ride from the Quays to Liverpool that are available in summer. Also, you can partake in other water sports and exciting activities as well.
How To Reach Salford?
Manchester International Airport at a distance of about 17 miles is the closest airport to reach Salford. From here, there are regular train services to the Salford Crescent railway station, which is the main station serving Salford. You can also hire a taxi to reach your destination.
If you are coming from within Greater Manchester, the most convenient option is to take a train to the Salford Crescent railway station. This train station is well-connected with nearby cities like Manchester Victoria, Manchester Piccadilly, Bolton, Wigan, and Stalybridge among others.
Commuting in and around Salford is very easy as the area is well served with different modes of transport. From trains, trams, taxis, and rented cars, there are several options for comfortable and safe transportation. Night bus services are also available on Friday and Saturday nights making it safer for the tourists to explore the city to the fullest.
Best Accommodation in Salford
OYO Hotels in Salford, Manchester are the best choice for an excellent stay during your visit to Salford. With all the required amenities including tastefully furnished rooms with ensuite bathrooms, TV, AC, free Wi-fi, and 24/7 check-ins, OYO Hotels ensure a memorable experience. Other essential facilities include parking, in-house restaurants, garden area, luggage assistance, and daily housekeeping to make the stay convenient and comfortable.