A modern Manchester hotel near the Etihad Stadium with free Wi-Fi and parking plus a buffet breakfast Holiday Inn Express® Manchester - East hotel is 1 mile from the M60 motorway. It's a 15-minute drive to Manchester International Airport (MAN) and under three miles to the Etihad Stadium. It's a 15-minute bus ride into the city centre. The Belle Vue railway station a 10-minute walk from the hotel connects you to Manchester Piccadilly for trains throughout Britain. The hotel makes a convenient base for exploring central Manchester shops and attractions. You can catch a race at Belle Vue Greyhound Stadium a seven-minute drive away and it's less than 7 miles to the Old Trafford Stadium home to Manchester United. Music lovers can enjoy gigs at the nearby O2 Apollo Manchester. Business guests can host meetings for up to 30 people in the hotel's two air-conditioned conference rooms. There is free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and free on-site parking for delegates. The hotel is within easy reach of central Manchester businesses and a 20-minute drive from events at Manchester Conference Centre. You can start the day by tucking into the included Express Start Breakfast with bacon sausages scrambled eggs and baked beans plus continental items. Order a drink and an evening meal from the hotel bar while catching up with colleagues in the spacious Great Room.