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Whether you’re looking to join us for one of our signature cocktails, a glass of Champagne, or Afternoon Tea, our sky bar has something for everyone. You can find our new events and offers in the ‘What’s On' section and tables are bookable via the ‘Book Now’ button on the top right-hand side of the page.

As the team is often busy making sure you have the best experience in the bar, we ask that you make your reservations via the website. Advanced reservations are recommended as the bar is often busy during peak times, but we do accept walk-ins if we have tables available.

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Frequently asked questions


Overlooking the Manchester Metropolis. Whether you’re looking to join us for one of our signature cocktails, a glass of Champagne, or Afternoon Tea, our sky bar has something for everyone.  

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What's On

Private Events

Reserve one of our areas for a unique experience or hire the entire venue for your next celebration, conference or meeting!

Our areas are named after the Gods of Ancient Greece: Apollo, Zeus and Iris. Each space boasts its own unique vibe, from drinks receptions in Iris to a more intimate space in Zeus, available for private hire as your very own VIP lounge.For more details see our MEETINGS AND EVENTS BROCHURE, BOWL FOOD & CANAPE MENU and EVENTS DRINKS MENU.

Iris Lounge

With unrivalled views over the city centre, Iris lounge is perfect for hosting drinks receptions. The room has an open layout for your guests to circulate and network, while also allowing space for seated areas. Host a drinks only reception or include food with options for canapes.

Or as our largest space, Iris, offers ultimate flexibility, allowing the room to be transformed in to a variety of theatre-style set ups with room for up to 80 delegates. Perfect for presentations where little note taking is necessary.

We also host private dinners for 20-25 people, luxury dining with views over Manchester.

  • Capacity 120

Zeus Lounge

Our smallest lounge, Zeus, is perfect for more intimate meetings and gatherings, whether it be for a boardroom set up throughout the day, or transformed into a lounge for drinks with a food option of canapes or bowl food. 

From private proposals to Afternoon Tea baby showers, the Zeus is perfect for your private party.

  • Capacity 30


Available to hire as either a section for a more casual drinks reception, for a grand entrance to your private event in the Iris Lounge or as part of a full venue hire of Cloud 23. The Apollo boasts breath taking floor to ceiling windows with a full bar stretching the length of the space.

  • Capacity 110

Full Venue

Cloud 23 is available to hire in full with a capacity up to 300 people, from Christmas Parties to large drinks receptions, this unique venue boasts complete panoramic views of the ever evolving Manchester Skyline and beyond.

Work with our team of experienced event professionals to plan your bespoke meeting or event in one of the most unique venues in Manchester.

  • Capacity 300

Hours & Location

View Cloud 23 at Cloud 23, Hilton Deansgate, Beetham Tower,
303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ on Google Maps

Call Cloud 23 by phone at 0161 870 1688

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Monday & Tuesday: 12 pm – 10 pm

Wednesday & Thursday: 12 pm – 12 am

Friday & Saturday: 12 pm – 1 am

Sunday: 12 pm – 10 pm

Christmas & NYE Opening Hours: 

24th December: 12 pm – 10 pm, 25th December: Closed, 26th December: 12 pm – 10 pm, 27th - 28th December: 12 pm – 12 am, 29th-30th December: 12 pm – 1 am, 31st December: 12 pm - 3 pm Special Ticketed Event: 8pm - late, 1st January: 12 pm - 10 pm (No Afternoon Tea bookings)

Our dress code is smart casual. To avoid disappointment, we advise against sportwear, tracksuits, sports trainers, caps and flip flops. Please note that entry to the venue is the managers discretion.

Last entry for under 18s is before 5pm. We operate a 'Challenge 25 Policy' after 5pm in Cloud 23, so please bring Photo ID if you look under 25.

We do accept walk ins depending on availability at the time, but we recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment. You can check our availability and book via our website or call us on 01618701688. Please note, card details are required for every reservation, and we cannot take card details over the phone. We request card details to secure all bookings and charge a no-show fee of £10 per person or the price of the prepaid package should you not turn up on the day. Should you need to cancel your reservation to avoid charges, please allow more than 24 hours’ notice, any time after this, the charge will occur.


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Send us a message and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. You can also reach us by phone at 0161 870 1688. Looking forward to hearing from you!

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Christmas and NYE

Experience the magic of the holiday season at Cloud 23 below with our Christmas and NYE celebrations below! And join our mailing list to hear more! 

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Elevate your Christmas celebrations with our festive offerings. From the 9th of November, indulge in our Festive Afternoon Tea, priced from just £35 per person. Savour an array of seasonal treats while taking in panoramic views of a Manchester winter skyline before heading over to the Christmas Manchester Markets!

For those seeking a more spirited experience, our Festive Cocktails, crafted in partnership with renowned tequila brand Casamigos, promise you a merry adventure. Sip on our creations from our talented mixologists that perfectly capture the essence of the holidays.

Looking for a Christmas Meal with friends or colleagues? Book the Festive Wine Dine & Skyline from the 17th, priced at £50 per person. Delight in two courses from our Festive Menu featuring seasonal flavours paired with a glass of house wine . Then head up to Cloud 23 for a Cocktail the enchanting city lights.

And for Christmas Events and more around the hotel check out our Christmas Brochure!

Book Our Festive Period Now 09.11 - 31.12


🎉 Exciting Announcement: Cloud 23 NYE Available Now! 🥂

Get ready to elevate your New Year's Eve celebration at Cloud 23! We're thrilled to bring you a night of unforgettable moments, breathtaking views, and the perfect atmosphere to welcome the new year in style.

We have several exclusive NYE ticket packages to book online, each designed to make your evening truly exceptional. Whether you're looking for a dinner experience, to party with friends, or a romantic and intimate VIP experience, Cloud 23 promises to deliver an NYE celebration like no other.

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Join Our Team

We are recruiting!

We have exciting opportunities available in Cloud 23! A fast paced and dynamic place to work, we are looking for innovative individuals who have a passion for hospitality. As part of the Hilton Manchester Deansgate, we offer completive salaries and great benefits such as our Team Member travel program. With amazing training, resources and support from both managers and colleagues, there is always an opportunity to develop and grow. 

Please apply above with your CV if you are interested in working with us.