Welcome to Clippers Quay
Named after the Clippers ships, Clippers Quay sits adjacent to the lively waterfront destination of Salford Quays and provides modern, spacious apartments that incorporate community vibes. There are 614 apartments for 1,000-plus residents and a host of fantastic on-site amenities at Clippers Quay.
Residents get access to a private gym, cinema room, 24-hour concierge service, pet-friendly homes and more at Clippers Quay, where there is an emphasis on creating a community-driven atmosphere. It’s only 15 minutes from Manchester City Centre, too. You can be in the heart of the action in minutes!
Choose from 1, 2, and 3-bedroom apartments, with each offering carefully designed to accommodate the modern-day renter. Light interiors create a relaxed environment, and superfast wi-fi is included in every apartment at Clippers Quay.
Read more about the lifestyle at Clippers Quay, and discover a better way to rent in Manchester!
Fitness at Clippers Quay
Clippers Quay has a state-of-the-art gym, which is open 24 hours, seven days a week. If you’re looking to head a bit further afield for your workouts, Salford Quays has plenty of options - from fitness centres for working up a sweat to yoga studios where you can find your zen.
Residents at Clippers Quay have access to a state-of-the-art gym just seconds away from their apartments. Reach your fitness goals with a space that features the latest cardio and weightlifting equipment.
Hit the gym at Virgin Active, where the bright lights meet the water and Media City. Members will enjoy airy studios, the latest gym equipment, and modern workout spaces. Oh, and there are panoramic views of Salford Quays on offer while you workout.
PureGym is a 24-hour fitness centre with no contracts. Come and go as you please, and make the most of its 220-plus bits of fitness equipment, 50-plus free classes per week, 50kg dumbbells and free wi-fi - you won’t need to worry about waiting to upload those workout pics to Instagram.
Manchester Yoga Central
You can find some serious zen just 15 minutes away from Salford Quays at Manchester Yoga Central. There is a range of classes that include popular methods such as hatha, ashtanga, vinyasa and yoga nidra. You can also partake in workshops and hire studio space if need be.
Spaces at Clippers Quay
Clippers Quay provides more than somewhere to live; it’s a community-driven place where residents can interact with each other and take part in plenty of activities. From a 24-hour concierge on hand to help to a cinema room where you can watch a flick or two, there’s always something going on at Clippers Quay.
Go on a scenic stroll at Clippers Quay’s landscaped gardens, which have been designed to provide a tranquil environment for residents.
Somewhere To Relax
Sometimes it's good to take five and relax without a worry in the world. Chill out with friends and get to know other residents in the lounge.
Give the concept of working from home a new dynamic with the on-site co-working spaces. Access to superfast broadband means you can get that important project finished in no time at all.
Be the host with the most and take advantage of Clippers Quay’s private dining rooms. Invite family and friends over for a top-notch meal and show off your hosting skills.
Restaurants and Retail Near Clippers Quay
Salford Quays’ bustling waterfront features places to grab a bite and shops to browse. With Manchester City Centre only 15 minutes away, residents at Clippers Quay have an extensive range of shopping and eatery options right on their doorstep.
Pier Eight Restaurant
Head to Pier Eight and soak in scenic waterfront views while enjoying great food. Pier Eight Restaurant and bar serves British flavours and offers local seasonal ingredients, whether you’re in the restaurant or sampling some great culinary selections from the bar.
Opened in 2013, The Dockyard has beers and ciders from all over the world, as well as plenty of tasty treats. With vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options, there’s an extensive range of dishes available that cater to many different tastes.
Marco's New York Italian
From Marco Pierre White, Marco's New York Italian MediaCityUK has something for every occasion, from casual to smart. Enjoy leather booths and stylish tableware in a setting that will have you staying for hours. Oh, and the food is pretty good too!
The Lowry Outlet provides a mixture of shopping, entertainment and events. After a spot of retail therapy at places like M&S Home, catch a movie at the VUE cinema or attend one of the regular live events.
Manchester Arndale is the largest shopping centre in Manchester and one of the biggest in England. With more than 200 stores, you can quite literally shop ‘til you drop. Located in Manchester City Centre, Manchester Arndale is just a 15 minute journey by tram from Clippers Quay.
Get Social at Clippers Quay
As one of the most vibrant cities in the UK, if not Europe, Manchester has plenty of fun things to do from nights out to cultural jaunts. Clippers Quay enjoys a location that puts you moments from the heart of the action so that you can experience a great time out - no matter your tastes.
For theatre shows, exhibitions and events, head to The Lowry in Salford Quays. Catch the latest shows from some of Manchester’s finest, wander around an art exhibition, and take part in programs that are designed to bring out your inner creative.
Let your hair down at The Alchemist and sample one of the many cocktails on offer. Set along the canal, The Alchemist serves up a range of classy cocktails from some of the best mixologists in Manchester. It’s ideal for a couple of drinks after work or a lively Saturday evening.
Salford Quays Heritage Trail
Get to know your local area with the Salford Quays Heritage Trail. This short walk takes place along the docks, where you will see sites such as the filming locations for Coronation Street and Countdown, Mastermind and Match of the Day, and CBBC and 6Music.
Imperial War Museum
The North’s iteration of the Imperial War Museum is your chance to understand the many different types of conflicts that have taken place throughout history. See the impact war has had on people’s lives while learning about how these conflicts started.
Local Area Around Clippers Quay
Clippers Quay enjoys a location that puts you within close proximity to the heart of Manchester. Residents can lap up the waterside charm of Salford Quays, the shopping delights in Central Manchester, and vibrant nearby neighbourhoods like the Northern Quarter.
Salford Quays is one of the UK’s most impressive regeneration projects. Today, it’s a bustling community with tranquil waterside settings, MediaCityUK, and thriving businesses. And residents of Clippers Quay have all it has to offer right on their doorstep.
The Northern Quarter
Manchester’s creative hub, the Northern Quarter is the place to be for independent boutiques, restaurants and bars. Painters and graffiti artists decorate the shop fronts, with live music being a prominent feature in local bars on the weekend.
Castlefield offers something different from the usual hustle and bustle of Manchester. This quiet and old quaint town features impressive architecture, cobbled streets, charming red-brick warehouses, and great places to grab a bite or have a drink.