12 Cheap Airbnbs in Manchester, England - Updated 2024

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Manchester is a historical city which is rich in cultural heritage. It has even been nicknamed by its residents as the ‘Capital of the North’ due to its location and heritage. Due to its pleasure-seeking nature, it ensures that there are enough places for visitors to enjoy themselves from world-class clubbing such as the Manchester Warehouse Project to its countless pubs and restaurants. Even for those who prefer natural history and social science, the Manchester Museum has a lot of galleries including an excellent Egyptology section. The city combines ancient architecture with modern technology which brings out this exquisite experience. Check out this article for cheap Airbnbs in Manchester, England.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 25, 2024.

1. Charming and colorful bohemian-style home (from USD 42)

This charming multicolored, bohemian Airbnb in Manchester offers a lovely double room, which comes with a desk and closet. This place also offers a variety of amenities including a bathtub, washing machine, kitchen with cooking basics, and private patio. There are also safety features such as smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, as well as entertainment options such as a record player.

The cozy yard features a variety of plants, flowers, and a covered sofa with a fire pit. The home is close to bus stops, Aldi, and two large parks for guests to explore.

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Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
5.95 km (3.7 mi) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
91 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
strong wifi kitchen is compact and contains everything one needs
i slept like a baby in the bed and loved exploring the area nearby for asian food delights
Cleanliness:
the bathroom was also decently clean
clean with everything you would need provided
really easy to check-in and everything was really clean
on the other hand the bedroom was clean and presentable on arrival with fresh towels provided
it is clean warm and comfy she was pretty communicative during the whole booking-staying process
Host:
tanja is a friendly welcoming host
she is a great host and very helpful besides funny and a good company
tanja was a great host very communicative and accommodating we felt very at home
she is very welcoming and helpful
tanya is a great host who is kind and willing to help
Location:
good location and highly recommend
beautiful house the perfect location close to the center
it is in a good location next to aldi and the main bus stops
great location for manchester city centre too
the location was good and close by to a lot of amenities
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2. Cozy, private room in a house close to Manchester's center (from USD 31)

This cozy, affordable Airbnb in Manchester is the ideal place for your stay as it is close to the Etihad Stadium and the city center. Street parking and speedy wifi connection is available for guests to utilize. The house boasts a brand-new fitted bathroom, a roomy and spacious living area with a TV and a fireplace, a fully equipped open kitchen, and French doors leading to the backyard. This is the perfect place for couples or solo travelers on vacation.

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Openshaw, England, United Kingdom
5.67 km (3.6 mi) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
154 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy
the place was spotless; smelled clean and fresh
very nice clean and modern house
the place was very clean and it got everything you need for a great stay
Host:
diana was very responsive and extremely helpful
easy to check in and beautiful house and fantastic host
very friendly and easy stay
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3. Single-bedroom apartment with breakfast (from USD 32)

This small Airbnb apartment in Manchester is suitable for one guest who doesn’t possess a lot of stuff. It’s a clean and well-maintained room with one bedroom, a shared bathroom and a separate toilet room all of which are upstairs. The bedroom is clean and warm with a comfortable bed for a good night’s sleep. You don’t have to worry about making breakfast in the morning because that is already catered for. The doors have locks for privacy and there’s also a separate storage area where guests can keep their luggage. Guests also get to enjoy other amenities that are provided such as free wifi and a fully equipped kitchen where they can prepare their meals. For guests with a car, there’s also free parking available on the premises.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
5.0 km (3.2 mi) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
458 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the good wifi was also appreciated
good food variaty for breakfast
a shared bathroom with a small room with all the furniture you'd need
dzark's room is so comfortable and quiet with good amenities
value for your money privacy good wifi
Cleanliness:
room was clean and silent
sparkling clean is one word to describe dzark's place
basic functional clean and tidy
the room was clean with clean linens and a towel
the room is clean and warm
Host:
dzark is a welcoming host
dzark is a brilliant host
friendly hosts that live right next door
an amazing host taking care providing breakfast and so much hospitalitie made me really feel like home
a nice place with a friendly host that jumped through hoops to make sure i was taken care of
Location:
great place very close to bus stop
great location for a great price
so the location is great
comfortable stay handy to bus into town
very good emplacement bus station is very near and it takes only 15 mins to the city center
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4. Unit ideally located near the city center

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This is a comfortable private one-bedroom house strategically located within 20 minutes’ walking distance from the city center. It also neighbors the Manchester Curry Mile. There’s a bus service available for commuting to the city center and the airport. The bus stop is a few blocks down, a five-minute walk. The room is on the second floor of the apartment and it has one bedroom which is furnished with a double bed with space where a guest can use a computer. Free and fast internet is also available including Netflix for those who love movies. Guests have access to a fully furnished kitchen in case they need to prepare something to eat. The premise also provides access to a dryer and there’s also free parking space in the compound.

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Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
5.36 km (3.4 mi) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
322 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
thoughtful leaving bottles of water and also a fan as it was pretty hot that weekend
the room is not fitted with heating system but vivek provided two little heaters which were fantastic
room was as described with a comfortable bed - i slept like a baby
good size room with water and earplugs provided in case of loud noises
the weather was getting colder abd he gave me two nice heaters for the bedroom
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable room
clean space and nice bedroom
vivek place is very clean and nice
the place is lovely quiet and clean
our one night stay was excellent the room was perfect clean and comfy
Host:
the host was amazing
vivek is a great host
vivek was an amazing host
vivek was kind enough to give us a detergent capsule for laundry
great service great host highly recommended
Location:
and the airport is easily reachable by bus number 43 (10 mins away)
nice room and perfect location
great location (borat voice)
the location is good close to the famous curry mile and easily reachable from city center by bus
green and relatively calm area good access by bus even to the airport in the very early morning
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5. Clean lodging with one bedroom

For guests who are looking for a private and cozy place, centrally situated, look no further, you have found that place. This is a private and clean apartment with a private bathroom. Due to its strategic location, guests can enjoy the great city without having to use transport. The room consists of one spacious bedroom furnished with a big and comfortable bed, there’s a big living room where guests can sit and chat or watch TV, one private bedroom and a kitchen. The room is also furnished with towels and bedding, hangers, and a desk on which you can place a laptop. Guests will also be given access to wifi and provided with toothpaste, shampoo, shower gel, hand soap, and toilet rolls. An elevator is also available, a feature only found in a few places.

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Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
2.79 km (1.8 mi) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
292 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable sunny room with a desk and nice touches like flowers
the room is larger than it looks and overall it was a great experience
what a wonderful place such a warm welcome and a large room
Cleanliness:
clean and efficient
very clean with own bathroom
the place is absolutely clean and cozy
everything was clean and you could get towels and beds are made for you
the place was very clean and nice
Host:
host was friendly and helpful
nick is a friendly host who is always eager to help
nick was an excellent host
nick was a very friendly host
nick was a great host and very responsive
Location:
great location very central
the location is perfect few min by walk from the central main spots
location was great close to center city
great location and lovely house
location is perfect right in the city centre and walking distance from shops restaurant and train station
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6. A cozy cabin with an indoor fireplace (from USD 81)

A cozy and private hut located within a few minutes from the city center. The hut is fully furnished with a double bed which is prepared with bedding and blankets once the guest arrives. There’s a table which can be used for eating, writing, or even painting and chairs. There’s a microwave to warm food and a kettle to prepare coffee or tea. To counteract the cold environment, the hut is well insulated and it’s easy to heat with the electricity or the wood burning stove. The cabin rental is also equipped with crockery, cutlery and a cool box that you can carry to the kitchenette. Water is provided along with other toiletries. There’s also free parking space available.

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Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
20.32 km (12.7 mi) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
402 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
definitely order the breakfast hamper and enjoy on the deck
hut was comfortable with plenty of space for 2
lovely cosy little hut with lovely walks and scenery very comfortable bed and all the necessary amenities
Cleanliness:
the hut was clean cozy and we loved the simple hen themed decor
strip the bedding and clean up after you
the hut was cozy and clean
Host:
dot was helpful host
amazing hosts made to feel very welcome
friendly hosts thanks very much
dot’s directions were extremely helpful
thanks for being great hosts
Location:
perfect location and very private
ideal place to just get away
perfect stay excellent location with everything we needed
a lovely getaway in a scenic location
cute place for a weekend getaway
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7. Elegant rooms well-connected to public transport (from USD 35)

This elegant apartment is located just 10 minutes’ from the city center. For transport, there’s a bus stop a few blocks away and the train station is close by. It has a spacious living room that is furnished with comfortable couches and TV. It has a very comfortable bedroom with a cozy bed and clean bedding. There is a bedside cabinet and a wardrobe in the room. There’s a fully-equipped kitchen for preparing meals and breakfast is also provided for free. It has a clean bathroom with shower. Guests are also provided with towels and other toiletries. For lovers of the internet, there’s free wifi and free parking space is also available on the premise.

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Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
984 meters (0.7 ft) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
401 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cosy and comfortable as described
the room was comfortable and looks just like the picture
the room was warm and inviting
george's very comfortable and homely flat has everything you need to cater for your stay in manchester
very clean room with lots of natural lighting
Cleanliness:
immaculate bedrooms clean kitchen clean loo
clean comfortable and equipped flat
george's place very clean and stylish
a comfy bed in a clean house
the room was very clean
Host:
the host is very friendly
nice and very helpful host
friendly host and easy check-in
george is very kindly host
great host great stay
Location:
great location near public transports
easy access to the central retail district and is close by to some delicious chinese takeaway stores
great location and made for a great trip
great location good size room and great value
great location well connected with the city centre
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8. Privacy guaranteed at this rental (from USD 29)

The apartment is strategically located near the city center. It is close to the Monsall Station and Bury Line for train transport. There’s also a bus service and taxi available to Manchester city center. Found on the second floor of the apartment, the room has a lovely purple-themed bedroom with a single bed and drawers for storage. There’s a spacious living room with comfortable seats and TV. There is a well-equipped kitchen with a fridge to store food and breakfast is provided for free. It has a clean bathroom with a shower and towels. Other toiletries are also provided. Other amenities provided on the premise include free wifi and free parking space.

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Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
984 meters (0.7 ft) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
289 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great room and a lovely house
Cleanliness:
clean tidy and modern apartment
clean & tidy flat
very clean and comfy
very clean and hassle free
simple clean and great value
Host:
friendly & helpful host
he is a nice host
george is an awesome host
george is an amazing host
he’s a really good host
Location:
good location and free breakfast
it is a good location
the location was great to visit manchester
great location a cracking place to stay
neat and comfortable room close by to the city center and etihad stadium perfect for those attending city game
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9. Family home with a large garden (from USD 57)

The home is situated within a 10-minute walking distance to Manchester city center Deansgate. Next, to it, there’s a convenient bus route that takes 5-10 minutes to the city center depending on your destination. There’s a spacious living room with a large TV and comfortable seats. The bedroom is furnished with a large-sized bed, bedding, bedside lamp, and a TV. There are also drawers in the room. There’s a large kitchen that guests can use for breakfast and on top of that, free breakfast is offered which includes cereals and tea. There’s a shared bathroom that has a bathtub and shower. Guests also get to enjoy free and fast speed wifi. There’s a garden where one can smoke and free parking space within the premise.

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Salford, United Kingdom
2.13 km (1.4 mi) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
326 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really made me comfortable - i used the kitchen the whole evening to study for my exam
the room looks just like it does on the photos and everything was super clean
super comfortable memory foam mattress
our bedroom had a tv with sky which was great a great place overall at a reasonable price
very comfy bed overal i would highly recommend this place :) renata
Cleanliness:
great room very clean comfy mattress
sparkly clean house with a well stocked kitchen
beautiful clean room very pleasant stay
it was very clean and quiet at night
lovely place was incredibly clean and comfortable
Host:
the hosts were very respectful and kind
the host were really friendly and welcoming
graham was an amazing host
the host was very kind and welcoming
a very lovely home with wonderful hosts
Location:
great value and close to a main bus stop
the location is great and close to the center
very nice house and close to university of salford
walking distance to downtown just perfect
it's an amazing place situated in a quiet location just 20 min walk from the center
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10. Charming walk-up maisonette

The rental is situated in a great location, just a five-minute walk to the city center. It’s very close to Manchester University and there is also a cooperative shop close by where one can do some shopping. The bedroom is furnished with a double bed and white clean sheets. There is also a bedside lamp, a hairdryer, iron and iron table, and a massive wardrobe to keep clothes. The living room is spacious with a TV. The bathroom has a tub and shower. Towels are provided. Not many places offer gym facilities, but in this apartment, guests have the chance to keep fit as they enjoy their stay. A well-furnished kitchen is available for those who love to cook plus free coffee and tea is available in the kitchen. Free and fast wifi is also provided.

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Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
3.84 km (2.4 mi) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
197 reviews  
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i was particularly impressed to have coffee making facilities in my room
be aware that you may be sharing the apartment with other guests
communicating with guy was a bit difficult sometimes but in general i’d recommend the apartment
this towel also had to double up as a hand towel for the bathroom sink
room was clean and necessary amenities will get you well covered
Cleanliness:
the room was super clean
it is very clean tidy and safe
the whole apartment was very clean and welcoming
the apartment is really nice and clean
exceptional value for money and very clean
Host:
my reservation request was for 2 and i accepted the hosts pre approval
guy is an excellent host
guy was a great host and responded quickly
he was very responsive to all of my questions and needs
guy is a great host who is very quick with answering messages
Location:
great location really close to university
good location for the price
brilliant location only a short walk into manchester
the location is easily walkable from the central area
good location right beside the university and close to town centre
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11. New dwelling in a quiet and secure place

This is a beautiful estate perfectly situated close to the city center and neighbors other big social amenities like the Man City FC stadium, three train stations, universities, and others. For guests who love nature, there’s plenty to see in the Debdale Park which is a walking distance from the premise. This is a brand new house with a cozy one bedroom and a double bed provided. It’s perfect for solo travelers or couples looking to have a good time. There’s a spacious living room where guests can relax and watch TV. Breakfast is provided for free and a fully equipped kitchen is available to prepare food. Other amenities include free wifi and free parking space.

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Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
4.91 km (3.1 mi) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
197 reviews  
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice room modern and immaculate
the bed is comfortable with a good amount of pillows which are useful for side-sleepers like me
the kitchen bedroom and bath room are brilliant
aside from the room is a bit small for 2 people everything is good standard
Cleanliness:
super clean and lovely house
it was so clean and comfortable
clean and very pleasant place to stay
very clean and cozy place
a very clean house in a quiet neighbourhood
Host:
they were very helpful
the hosts were very friendly and helpful
gloria labuddy and their daughter are wonderful kind hosts
gloria and labuddy are excellent hosts
labuddy is a great host; kind friendly informative and accepting
Location:
good location with easy parking
great location very nice neighborhood beautiful home friendly family
lovely people only 2 minutes to the bus station and really close to the center
located in gorton his place is very welcoming
the access to the city centre is easy and fast only one bus 2 minutes from the house
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12. Minimalistic space with modern decor

This is a one-bedroom guest house good for two guests located within a walking distance from the city center. It’s a cozy apartment for couples. Transport to the city is also available in case of wet weather or if you don’t feel like walking. This apartment has one bedroom with a double bed. The room is lockable which ensures that your stuff is safe. There’s also a bathroom and some hangers provided where you can hang your clothes. On top of having a fully equipped kitchen where you can prepare a meal, breakfast is provided for free. For the internet lovers, no need to worry as there’s free wifi. There’s a free parking space where guests can park their cars.

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Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
2.68 km (1.7 mi) from Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester
329 reviews   Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen was great with storage space for each guest’s food and free tea coffee biscuits and fruit
very comfortable stay with james
very nice to have a small breakfast as well :) i would definitely recommend
nice small room in a quiet area
great value and never any issue with the room and facilities
Cleanliness:
clean and maintained well
small but very clean and comfortable
very clean and comfy space
nice small but very clean room
the house is clean
Host:
james is a welcoming host
james is a very nice host
james was a great host
james is a fantastic host
james was an amazing host and has a lovely home
Location:
super great location just a 15-25 min walk to the centre
moreover location is perfect quiet and close to the town
good location at quiet neighbourhood close distance to salford central station and manchester victoria station
good location and close to the city centre
location was also great - quiet neighborhood very close to the city centre
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Best affordable accommodations in Manchester, England

If you are visiting Manchester for business or personal reasons, you can check out these best affordable Airbnb vacation rental in Manchester, England.

If you are looking for more options, you can also check out our list of hotels with free parking in this bustling city.

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