group stays john lester & eddie colman

an overview of group stays at john lester & eddie colman


John Lester and Eddie Colman Courts are comprised of two recently refurbished buildings, with bedrooms most commonly in clusters of three to four with shared kitchen and bathroom facilities.

Meeting, classroom and catering packages can be booked with our conference partner at the University of Salford.

Salford is ideally located next to the city of Manchester and is also home to the University of Salford, Salford Quays and MediaCityUK. Manchester is known as the birthplace of the industrial revolution, being host to two major football clubs
and has a proud history in science, politics, music, arts and sport.

what to expect

onsite facilities

  • 24 hour security with CCTV
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout
  • Laundry room with washers and dryers
  • Onsite parking with bike storage
  • Social spaces with TV
  • Gaming area with Wii and X-Box consoles
  • Pool table
  • Free gym
  • Half basketball court with outdoor seating
  • Private study rooms
  • Communal kitchen

room facilities

  • Single bedrooms
  • Shared kitchen and bathroom facilities
  • Study desk and chair, wardrobe, bookshelf and mirror
  • Fully equipped kitchen for self-catering, including: oven, hob, grill, sink, fridge and freezer
  • Microwave, kettle, toaster and cooking utensils
  • Dining table with chairs
  • Breakfast bar and chairs

local attractions

  • Manchester Arndale
  • MediaCityUK and Salford Quays
  • The Lowry
  • Old Trafford Stadium
  • Intu Trafford Centre & Chill Factore
  • Sea Life Manchester

getting here

Salford Student Village is easily accessible via train, car or air. The information below provides further detail on the various options available.


We are located just off the A6, which connects the ring road (M602) to the city centre.


The accommodation is easily accessible by public transport. The nearest train station is Salford Crescent, which is located just 10 minutes away. There are multiple buses going into Manchester frequently. If you are travelling by bus, please visit to plan your journey.



Manchester International Airport is 15 miles from John Lester & Eddie Colman Courts. There are regular, direct train services to and from Salford Crescent station and Manchester Piccadilly. Buses 43A, 45A, 84A and 105 link the airport and the city centre.

Contact us or complete our enquiry form below

Contact Us

Telephone: +44 (0)330 363 3000

John Lester & Eddie Colman Courts
Meyrick Road,
M6 5HE

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