A fresh look for the University of Salford
Just a ten-minute walk from the centre of Manchester, the University of Salford's main campus is located within a £650 million regeneration scheme which has breathed new life into the local area in recent years. However, while it has had a very 21st Century makeover, the university's roots actually go all of the way back to 1896 and the creation of the Royal Technical Institute.
Explore the quays and beyond
While in Salford you should definitely take an opportunity to explore the rest of the area. Salford Quays is home to the impressive MediaCityUK studios used by the BBC, the northern branch of the Imperial War Museum and The Lowry theatre. Sports fans may also fancy a tour of Manchester United's iconic Old Trafford stadium, which is also just a short distance away.
Enjoy everything Manchester has to offer
Visitors also have the chance to explore the centre of Manchester, where there is simply something for everyone to enjoy. Soap fans will love a tour of the Coronation Street studio, while historians can look at the beautiful game's heritage at the National Football Museum or explore the city's industrial past at the Museum of Science and Industry. Looking for a cheap hotel Near the University of Salford? Travelodge Manchester Salford Quays Hotel is a great option, while Travelodge Manchester Central Hotel also offers fantastic low-cost accommodation.