The Astley

61 Houldsworth Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M1 2FB

  • Balcony
  • Pet Friendly
  • Social events

The Astley, located in the Northern Quarter, is a collection of studio, one, two and three bedroom apartments to rent with city living in mind.

Step on to a new level in city living; engage and experience the things you want from a new home. In each of our studios and apartments at The Astley, spaces have been crafted to go hand-in-hand with how you do things.

Part of what makes life at The Astley that little bit more special are the exclusive onsite amenities that you’re welcome to take advantage of, simply for choosing our homes for rent in Manchester.

We’ve had a think about the extra room you want – or even need! It could be a breakout space for relaxing after a long day at work, or somewhere functional and connected to get tasks done.

No matter how you choose to use them, these are the fabulous onsite amenities available to you when you rent an apartment at The Astley.


Our residents’ lounge is a cool, chilled setting – and a great social space for residents too. You can drop in whenever you like; catching up with friends and neighbours, watching the big sports events or curl up with your fave film. Our residents’ lounge can be what you want it to be, with wifi internet and large screen telly.

It’s also where we hold special resident events; bringing the Astley community together for good times. Want somewhere for your own private function, event or party? Book the lounge – subject to availability, of course!


Far and wide across the Manchester skyline; it’s the view awaiting you from our fantastic rooftop terrace. This rooftop terrace shines in summer or in winter the cosy covered snug and Pergola, meanwhile, mean you can enjoy this space no matter the weather.

From Old Trafford in one direction, sweeping across Salford Quays into historic Castlefield, Spinningfields and the Green Quarter; Ancoats, Piccadilly, the Etihad Stadium and north to Sand Hills in the other; make no mistake, our rooftop terrace is an incredible vantage point and yours to use as you please.


Our team knows just how important your pets are to you. And that’s why we never want you to be in the position of not knowing what the future holds if you need to move home.

The Astley is a proud pet-friendly place; somewhere your furry friends are as much a part of our community as you (There’s a small additional cost to bring your pets).

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Our apartments in Manchester city centre boast living spaces that simply draw you in; stylish Amtico flooring, white walls and light flowing through the floor-to-ceiling windows for a warm vibe.

You’ll be well-connected in these living spaces too; media ports for television and internet, as well as combined plug sockets / USB charging ports for those all-important power needs.

For quick bites or culinary delights; the spec of our kitchens is all about cooking up a storm. Eat and entertain in space that’s tailor-made for both. Here’s where it all comes together.

Integrated Bosch appliances as standard; dishwasher, induction hob and fan-assisted oven for a start. A full-size fridge freezer is also part and parcel of this classy kitchen arena.

Rest and recuperation is the inspiration for the design of our bedrooms; white walls offset by flush fitted carpet with underlay for utmost comfort, and floor-to-ceiling windows too.

Privacy, however, is assured thanks to fitted blinds that keep the world at bay as you catch your 40 winks uninterrupted. There’s storage too, to keep your outfits in tip top condition.

Clean lines, crisp design; the feel of these bathrooms are seriously slick. Features include a 1700 x 700mm bath with a thermostatic shower and three-function shower head over.

You won’t fail to notice the impeccable modern Roca suite that is fitted as standard, while completing the rollcall of finishing touches are your heated towel rail and full-size mirror.

Local Area

There is one cool thing about our apartments in Manchester city centre that isn’t onsite – and that’s our proximity from the top of Port Street to transport hubs, leisure destinations and the best independent bars, eateries, bakeries and retailers in the city. You won’t have to venture too far for the best pizza in town either – it’s in Ancoats, if you’re wondering…

Here at The Astley, you’ll be in a brilliant place.

A little further afield, but not too far to walk:

  • Piccadilly Station (6 mins)
  • Shudehill Interchange (8 mins)
  • Victoria Station (13 mins)
  • Arndale Shopping Centre (10 mins)
  • Selfridges/Harvey Nicks (12 mins)
  • Spinningfields (20 mins)

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