Hire The Meeting Place at Trafford Ecology Park

Boardroom layout in The Meeting Place
aughter at The Meeting Place
Informal chat at The Meeting Place

The Meeting Place’ is a meeting room in Manchester with the GREEN wow factor!

Surrounded by the beauty of Trafford Ecology Park, The Meeting Place is a sustainable building available for businesses to hire for meetings, training or events.

It’s location is the perfect getaway to help stimulate creative, innovative thinking and connect with your team.

Trafford Ecology Park is one of Greater Manchester’s most surprising hidden green spaces, you’ll never believe your meeting is in the middle of Trafford Park and less than five minutes away from Media City, or fifteen minutes from Manchester City Centre.

Hire this space

The Meeting Place is the perfect meeting venue for a range of small-scale events from board meetings, presentations and training.

The main meeting space fits between 12-20 people with a welcome area, kitchenette and two bathrooms within the building too.

The building is fully accessible with disabled ramp and toilets.

A range of meeting room styles are available, see this link for options.

As expected, free Wi-Fi, audiovisual equipment and flip charts are all included in the room hire charge.

Fair trade tea and coffee is available in the meeting venue plus catering can be arranged from local suppliers upon request (or you can arrange your own if you prefer).


Full day hire – £295 + VAT
Half day hire – £195 + VAT

If the space is required outside of 8am – 5pm there will be an additional charge of £20 per hour.

As stated above, tea & coffee is included in the meeting room hire price, with lunch available at an extra cost.

We strive to use ethical and local companies for our catering, due to their commitment to producing food in the most sustainable and ethical way possible.


A 10% discount is available on meeting room hire cost for the VCSE sector (basic evidence required at time of booking)

Join our new loyalty scheme: For every 4 days you book with us, you’ll get your 5th day free! (this doesn’t need to be consecutive days).

Discounts do not apply to catering costs.

Nature Connections Team Building

For organisations looking to truly enjoy the beauty of Trafford Ecology Park, we offer afternoon Nature Connection sessions with our Learning Officer Janine, as an add on to any Meeting Place booking.

Between 1pm and 4pm you’ll spend time connecting with nature and with colleagues as Janine leads a series of activities which encompass the following:

  • Nature foraging and crafts
  • Nature mindfulness
  • Team building activities

Runs all year round (bring your wet weather gear!) and subject to availability.

£300 (+VAT) for up to 16 people


We have a dedicated team on hand to answer any questions or queries that you may have about hiring The Meeting Place.  Please feel for to call on 0161 220 1000 or drop the team an email below and we will be in touch very soon.