The city has some fantastic shopping facilities including Downtown central shopping centre in Piccadilly, being known for its brilliant boutiques in the triangle shopping centre and fashion markets which are all a short walk away from the branch. Dale street offers quirky and vintage shops, downtown Manchester has shops to suit everybody's tastes. If you travel out of the city you will come across one of Northern England's biggest shopping malls the Trafford Centre with over 200 stores and 60 Restaurants and cafes, a state of the art laser quest , an entertainment venue called NAMCO containing an 18-lane bowling alley and Barton Square, home to destination home ware stores and the first LEGOLAND discovery Centre in the UK. This is located just off the M60 motorway.
Manchester is also home to several popular museum's including the Museum of Science and Industry. If you're looking to escape busy city life then why not get into your Sixt hire car and take a 30 mile drive south of Manchester into the Peak District, where you will find some of England finest countryside home of many fictional books including Emily Bronte's Jayne Eyre and Wuthering Heights. The Peak district is also residence for the Chatsworth stately home, a beautiful estate open all year round, full of brilliant artist collections, botanical gardens, petting farm, adventure playground, farm shop and several cafe's and restaurants making an ideal day out for everyone. Whether it is city life or the countryside you are looking for, Manchester is the perfect destination for you.
Top Five Things to do in Manchester
1. Take a shopping trip at the Triangle shopping centre
2. Enjoy some time with the kids at the LEGOLAND Discovery Centre
3. Enjoy a long hike in the Peak district
4. take a trip to the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire's estate at Chatsworth House
5. Take a guided tour around Manchester United's Ground.
Car Hire at Manchester Piccadilly
Our new Manchester Piccadilly branch is situated 0.2 miles from Manchester Piccadilly rail station. If you head north on London road for 0.1 miles and turn right onto Ducie street we are situated on the left. As with most of our car hire locations, Sixt Manchester Piccadilly offers a full range of vehicles both in terms of cars and vans and can rent anything from a small economy car right up to a 7 seater people carrier or a luxury BMW or Mercedes. If you are looking for van hire then we also have commercial vehicles to suit any need whether you are moving house or need a van for day to day business use.