The Lume

The Lume

Welcome to The Lume

Located in the heart of Manchester’s Innovation District, on Oxford Road, The Lume is home to The Crowne Plaza and the Staybridge Suites. Architecturally designed and styled to create a contemporary, cosmopolitan experience, The Lume combines luxury with business-class professionalism and efficiency.

We’ve designed our rooms and suites to be your personal sanctuary of warmth, comfort and restoration. Our executive boardroom, meeting rooms and inspirational workspaces are supported with state of the art technology.

Enjoy the excitement of live cooking, great service and an inspiring drinks selection at the The Laureate Restaurant and The Graduate Bar.

Crowne Plaza Manchester Oxford Road

Share ideas over a meal at The Laureate Restaurant, enjoy a drink at The Graduate Bar, collaborate in our state-of-the-art workspaces or stay overnight in one of our 212 contemporary, comfortable rooms. Enjoy our state-of-the-art 24 hour Technogym or relax in our outdoor terrace. Whatever your reasons for visiting Crowne Plaza at The Lume, you’ll find yourself in good company.

The Laureate Restaurant

The Laureate serves a vibrant and visual, fresh international cuisine. We have created dishes influenced by modern Australian and southern European cooking with an Asian touch, using spices and seasonings to bring an inspirational fusion of flavour to the plate. Flat breads, artisan pizzas, grills and spiced dishes from the kitchen bring familiar recipes brought to life with our own unique, exciting style.

The Graduate Bar

The Graduate Bar is the vibrant hub to meet, mix, eat and drink. Artisanal crafted cocktails can be paired with world food snacks, and there are gourmet pizzas and burgers cooked to order.

There are great wines, beers and spirits and a friendly, efficient team to look after your every need, whether you are visiting for business or pleasure. For residents, staying in at The Graduate is the new ‘going out’, for visitors, it is a destination well worthy of the detour.

The Club Lounge Sit down and relax

Book a Club Room to experience an unrivaled level of personalized service and sophistication in our Club Lounge. Located on level one, the stunning Club Lounge offers complimentary breakfast, evening canapés and complimentary beverages from 5.30-7.30 pm and all-day tea, coffee and soft drinks. The perfect place to relax, work and rejuvenate.

    Meetings & Events

    Take your meetings and events to a new level at The Lume. Seven stylish meeting rooms and flexible spaces are available, catering for up to 200 guests. All our meeting spaces enjoy an abundance of natural light and state of the art audio visual capabilities as well as delicious catering options which will impress the most discerning delegate.

    Staybridge Suites Manchester Oxford Road

    Welcoming and vibrant, the new Staybridge Suites Manchester Oxford Road at The Lume is a home away from home. Full of communal energy as well as quiet and relaxing zones including “The Den” with its cosy lounges, or the top floor terrace with fresh air and panoramic views of Manchester city, this unique hotel is ideal for long stay guests.
    Positioned on the top seven levels of the Lume, all 116 guest rooms and suites have exceptional views of the city, fully equipped kitchens, 24-hour gym access, laundry facilities and complimentary breakfast in the “The Hub” kitchen.



    The Lume is ideally located in the bustling Oxford Road area, within walking distance of the city centre and easy access to major tourist attractions and transport hubs.

    The Oxford Road Corridor is an Innovation District, south of Manchester city centre, running the length of Oxford Road from St Peter's Square to Whitworth Park, and West from Higher Cambridge Street to Upper Brook street in the East. Corridor Manchester is becoming Manchester's cosmopolitan hub and world-class innovation district, where talented people from the city and across the world learn, create, work, socialise, live and do business; contributing to the economic and social dynamism of one of Europe's leading cities.

    You won’t have to compromise your workout routine while you’re away. Enjoy our 24/7 state-of-the art fitness centre, equipped with the latest cardio machines and strength training equipment.

    Car parking available next door at the NCP Car park, The University of Manchester (Car Park D) and at Manchester Aquatic Centre. Charges apply.