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County - Greater Manchester | Map
Tel code: 0161 | code search
Postcode: WA14 | code search
Population: 41000
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Anytime Private Hire
"We waited an hour for a cab. They don't answer follow ups but text when you call to say they are in the way. I eventually called from another phone ..." More

Altrincham Market
"The BB gun stall is NOT good. I bought a gun from there and within the first week it broke. He was happy to replace it but the replacement also ..." More

Altrincham Lodge Hotel
"Bad Points: was waiting to be served for breakfast for 20 mins only to be told we would have to wait a further 20 mins for our food and that ..." More

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Altrincham is to be found to the south west of Manchester, about eight miles away and today many of its 40,000 residents whilst working in the city appreciate the proximity of their market town to Manchester. Altrincham can trace its history back to Saxon times but it wasnít until around 1290 that Altrincham was awarded its charter as a borough. As a market own in this period it grew in importance, there is a story that the lord of the manor diverted the Roman road from around the town towards its centre so as to increase the local trade at Old Market Place! It was the 18th century though that saw Altrincham grow into the town it is today, the arrival of the Bridgewater Canal, the Manchester South Junction and Altrincham Railway all made great contributions to the towns growth. In 1974 the town became part of Trafford Metropolitan Borough having been until then a part of Cheshire, today the town still regards itself as Cheshire as this is its postal address. In the town today there are numerous shops, both local and national chain stores providing an excellent range of products for the resident and visitor. Yet the town is convenient for a short trip to the rolling Cheshire countryside which nestles alongside its outskirts. With country homes that are open to the public, golf courses and other recreational facilities nearby Altrincham has adapted to satisfy the most demanding of residents or visitors.

Accountant

A H M Financial Solutions
Blair Shepherd & Co
Haines Watts

Attraction

Dunham Massey Hall Park and Garden (NT)

Budget

Altrincham Lodge Hotel *book online*

Dentist

Docx P F & Associates
Gray's Dental Surgery
Greenwood Dental Practice
Greenwood Dental Practice

Doctor

Altrincham Medical Practice
Barrington Medical Centre
Park Medical Practice
Riddings Family Health Centre
St Johns Medical Centre

Estate Agent

Bridgfords Ltd
Dean Roger W & Co
Gascoigne Halman
Hilditch John N & Co
Macklin Ian & Co
Meller Braggins & Co

Golf Club

Altrincham
Dunham Forest
Ringway

Market

Altrincham Market
Cheshire Car Boot

Pub and Bar

Clarinbridge Pub Co Ltd
Grapes Inn
Malt Shovels
Romper Inn

Restaurant

Brasserie (The)
Clarinz
Jamfish
Juniper
Snockers On The Green

School

Altrincham Prep School
Culcheth Hall
Forest School
Hale Prep School Ltd
Loreto Preparatory School
North Cestrian Grammar School

St Vincentís RC Infant School

Solicitor

Dr Sarah Norman & Co
Gaskells Solicitors
Hills Solicitors
Keoghs Nicholls Lindsell & Harris
Lavin Copitch Solicitors

Taxi

Anytime Private Hire

Shops

Boots
Wyevale Garden Centre
Paws For Thought
Pet Centre
Helgason's Pharmacy
Ross Maskell
Scotts Of Altrincham
Flannels
Mothercare
Gamestation

Antiques

Church Street Antiques Ltd
Squires Antiques

Places to Stay near Altrincham

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Britannia Ashley Hotel (0.47 miles)

Britannia Ashley Hotel

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Overlooking the bowling green in the fashionable Cheshire village of Hale, this hotel sits close to a railway station providing easy access to Altrincham, Stockport and central Manchester. A 5-minute drive from ... More

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Best Western Cresta Court Hotel (0.53 miles)

Best Western Cresta Court Hotel

The Cresta Court is a modern contemporary hotel ideally located for Manchester Airport. Tatton Park and Dunham Massey are virtually on the doorstep. With easy access to Manchester City Centre you can find some of ... More | visit website

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Premier Inn Manchester Altrincham (0.66 miles)

Stay at this Premier Inn and enjoy shopping, leisure facilities, a cinema and an ice skating rink on your doorstep. Just 5 minutes walk is a metro station and excellent transport links into Manchester city ... More | visit website
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Altrincham Lodge Hotel (1.61 miles)

Altrincham Lodge Hotel

Formerly the Premier Travel Inn Altrincham North the Altrincham Lodge offers good quality accommodation if you are working in the area of just visiting friends. With the metro just five minutes for links direct to ... More | visit website

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The Bull's Head & Lodge (1.71 miles)

The Bull

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The Lodge at the Bull's Head offers excellent accommodation and facilities in a pleasant village-like location. Conveniently situated with easy access to the motorway network, Manchester Airport and the city ... More

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Normanhurst Hotel (2.20 miles)

Normanhurst Hotel

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Sale's Oldest Established Hotel. Award Winning Restaurant. Large Gardens. Family Run Hotel. Friendly Staff. Central for all Manchester motorways. Close to Wythenshawe Hospital. 10 minutes walk to metrolink with access ... More

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Belmore Hotel (2.36 miles)

Belmore Hotel
Originally built in 1875, the recently 4* AA graded Belmore Hotel is superbly located within easy reach of the motorway network, Manchester Airport and Metrolink tram system. It benefits from twenty luxurious bedrooms and suites, ... More | visit website
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Ash Farm Country Guest House (2.37 miles)

Ash Farm Country Guest House
Welcome to Ash Farm Country House an 18th Century Farmhouse set in National Trust Countryside yet only 15 mins from Manchester Airport the M6 junction 19 and M56 Motorway junction 7 are 5 mins drive, ... More | visit website
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Brooklands Lodge (2.67 miles)

Brooklands Lodge
Steve and Angela welcome you to award winning Brooklands Lodge, 4 Star Visit Britain and No 1 B&B in Greater Manchester, according to www.tripadvisor.co.uk with a Certificate of Excellence, Trafford Business Award winners for Customer ... More | visit website
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Travelodge Manchester Airport (2.72 miles)

The Travelodge Manchester Airport hotel is located only 0.5 mile from Manchester Airport and 10 miles from the city centre. With easy access to the M56, the Travelodge Manchester Airport hotel is an ideal base ... More | visit website

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