The Light ApartHotel is the first boutique serviced apartment hotel in Manchester, occupying a prime location in the heart of the city. The Light ApartHotel offers the first serious alternative to five-star hotel accommodation in the city, occupying the upper floors of the 20-storey glass and steel tower designed by Conran and Partners, Sir Terence Conran's architecture and design practice. The radical 20 storey tower, one of the tallest in the city centre is clad in polished aluminium tiles an spliced into a seven metre wide gap between two old warehouses which have been carefully restored and sympathetically added to. On the edge of the Smithfield conservation area and marking the western edge of the rejuvenated Northern Quarter, the scheme has being designed to acknowledge and to reinforce the character and atmosphere of the surrounding area.
There are 55 apartments in total, including; studios, one and two bedroom apartments and two and three bedroom penthouse suites with breathtaking views of the Manchester skyline, each one furnished with the trappings of luxury apartment living. Perfect for business and pleasure. The Light offers the freedom, space, value for money of an ultra-stylish apartment and many of the services associated with a top-class boutique-style hotel. Additional facilities at the The Light include a day spa, gym, underground car parking and an award wining French restaurant, 63 Degrees.