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  • At Cottons Hotel & Spa, Knutsford we are renowned for our attention to detail and are experts in giving group holidays that extra special touch.

    Being at the heart of Cheshire is sure to captivate any group visit whether it's a short stop off or a longer stay, we are sure your time with us will be a truly unforgettable one. So if you are a sports team playing a local fixture, a tour group passing through or a group looking for a stay with a difference we can tailor your stay to suit your needs. Our experienced and dedicated staff will assist with the organisation, offer ideas and ensure you have everything you need from special menus to evening entertainment.

    If you want to eat dinner at five in the afternoon, swim in the pool at midnight or eat organic all weekend - just talk to us and we'll do all we can to make it happen.

    We welcome courtesy inspection visits. Late bookings often qualify for reduced rates.

    We hope to welcome you soon.

    For all tour and coach enquiries please contact Alan Lloyd, our Tour Specialist on 07854 806836 or via email: for more information. For all other Sporting Team; Social Gatherings and Corporate Groups enquiries please contact Karen Isom on 01565 650333 or via email:

  • Sporting Groups
    We're in a league of our own.

    The Cottons Hotel & Spa has a wealth of experience and facilities to help you prepare properly for that all-important fixture. Whether you are stopping for your pre-match meal before the game or require a more intensive preparation programme we have everything you need including:

    • Tailored pre-match meals/dinner & snacks - we can cater for all diets and Chef will work with you to ensure you're on top form for the big match
    • Private dining - ideal if the manager needs a pre-match pep talk
    • Use of the spa - with dedicated times set aside for training 
    • Spa treatments - for those who need to ease tension before or after the game
    • Dedicated physio room for any last minute treatments
    • Team briefing room - yours for the duration of your stay
    • Private area to watch the match
    • Safe & secure coach parking right outside the hotel

    Located just off the M6 Cottons Hotel is within easy reach of many major local sporting venues:

    • Old Trafford, home to Manchester United, approx. 20 minutes
    • Etihad Stadium, home to Manchester City, approx. 30 minutes
    • Goodison Park, home to Everton FC, approx. 40 minutes
    • Halliwell Jones Stadium, home to Warrington Wolves, approx. 20 minutes
    • Anfield Stadium, home to Liverpool FC, approx. 40 minutes
    • DW Stadium, home to Wigan Athletic FC & Wigan Warriors, approx. 30 minutes
    • Reebok Stadium, home to Bolton Wanderers FC, approx. 40 minutes
    • Old Trafford International Cricket Ground, approx. 20 minutes
    • National Cycling Centre, approx. 30 minutes
    • Britannia Stadium, home of Stoke City, approx. 40 minutes
  • Tour Groups

    Cottons at the heart of Cheshire, is the ideal base to create the perfect group itinerary. We're just minutes from the M6 and M56, with Manchester Airport and the city a short drive too.

    We are a 4 star hotel and strongly believe in keeping our 4 star standards for all our guests - so if you place your group with us you will be eating in the restaurant, your guest rooms will have all the amenities that every other guest is offered and there's a full and hearty breakfast on offer to make sure everyone leaves us in good spirits for the day ahead.

    • Twin & Double rooms available
    • Free wireless internet
    • Tailored menu's with regional dishes
    • Use of the spa - for those who need to unwind after a day of exploration
    • Early start? - we'll have a full hearty breakfast ready for you
    Coach parties are welcome for lunch,afternoon tea or an evening meal, all for a fantastic rate and your driver will be accommodated free of charge.


  • Social Gatherings
    Whether you're a group of people connected by a common interest or a friendly family bunch who want to get together to celebrate, we're experts in catering for the out of the ordinary!

    Unlike many of the larger, chain hotels, we're free to make decisions at a local level, and we're not bound by corporate policies. So if you want to eat dinner at five in the afternoon, swim in the pool at midnight or eat organic all weekend - just talk to us and we'll do all we can to make it happen.

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