The Venue

Planning a big birthday celebration or Bar/Bat Mitvah? We can offer full packages which include all production equipment, staging and furniture or you can have fun creating a completely bespoke setting.

The raw and stripped back Cotton Sheds provide a blank canvas to transform any party into a unique memorable event. Want to theme your party, we can work with you to create your vision. Looking for a drinks reception before your main event? Our VIP Mezzanine with a large feature bar can host up to 400.

The Bays is available for smaller parties and celebrations. 1900s architecture, amazing acoustics and exposed brick create an electric atmosphere for your do.

Whether you need entertainment or something more low key, simply talk through your requirements with our friendly sales team. Dry hire options are also available.

We are a venue with a difference, allowing you to create events to remember.

Key Information
VIP Mezzanine area
Late license bar
Dressing rooms available
Catering packages available
Unique setting
Onsite hotel
Dedicated event managers
Outdoor space available
Car parking
Easy transport links
Industrial backdrop
5 minutes from city centre
Getting Here

By Car

Please type: Victoria Warehouse, Trafford Wharf Road, Manchester, M17 1AB into your Sat Nav

There is no parking available at the hotel or venue. Please follow this link for your local parking options.

if you have pre-arranged event parking as part of our venue hire package, please follow the yellow direction signs marked Victoria Warehouse Event Parking to our off-site Pomona car park (M16 0TT), unless event specifies otherwise. Upon arriving at the Pomona car park please contact the hotel and a minibus will come to collect you alternatively it's a 10minute walk to the venue.


By Tram

The venue is located between two trams stops. Pomona which runs every 6 minutes and Exchange Quary (Media City-Eccles line) runs every 12 minutes. For more information go to or telephone 0161 205 2000

By Rail

The venue is located on a number of a major bus routes: The following bus routes service the venue within 400m walk from the site: 53, 69, 250, 255 & 256. for more information see or call 0871 200 2233


By Bicycle

You are welcome to ride your bike to the venue. There will be a limited bike parking provision available outside the venue during large events. Please be aware it is offence to ride your bike under the inflence of alcohol.

By taxi/Drop off

For large concerts and events there will be a designated drop off point outside the venue, which will be clearly sign posted. Please ensure that the driver only drops off in the designated area.

Contact us

If you're looking to hire a venue in Manchester to host your next event, get in touch with of our friendly staff.

You can also find out more in our venue hire sales brochure which can be downloaded below.

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