March 20, 2018

About Lighthouse, The Quays, Salford Quays, M50 3bf

Lighthouse is a newly refurbished landmark building which offers exceptional quality Grade A offices to let in the heart of Salford Quays.

The central location puts Lighthouse within very convenient walking distance of all public transport, retail, leisure, hotel and public car parking amenities that Salford Quays has to offer.  The Salford Quays Metrolink station is just a minute’s walk from the building, providing regular direct services to Manchester City Centre (with connections to local and national rail at Manchester Piccadilly and Victoria Stations), Eccles, MediaCityUK and Bury. The network also offers easy connections to Sale, Altrincham, Didsbury and Manchester Airport.

Lighthouse has an on-site cafe/coffee shop available to all occupiers within the building, however there is also a fantastic range of food, leisure and retail amenities within a few minutes’ walk from the building:

  • Premier Inn and Quay House Beefeater pub/restaurant opposite
  • Sovereign Food & Wine store 2 mins walk
  • Lowry Outlet within 3 mins walk
  • Tesco Express 4 mins walk
  • MediaCityUK within 8 mins walk

Food, and retail facilities  at The Lowry Outlet include Costa Coffee, Lime Bar, Pizza Express, Nando’s, Café Rouge, Harvester, Bella Italia, Subway, Burger King, Deli-Fresh Salad Bar, Harry Ramsden’s, Fat Jackets, Newspoint/Post Office and Holland & Barrett. There is also the recently upgraded Virgin Active gym/health club (with swimming pool) and Vue Cinema.

MediaCityUK is home to the BBC and ITV and food and leisure facilities there incude Costa Coffee, Grindsmith, Pier 8 Fine Dining & Bar, Marco’s New York Italian, Penelope’s Deli, Wagama, Prezzo, Pret A Manger, The Alchemist, The Botanist, The Dockyard rustic ale house and the Hip Hop Chip Shop. In addition, there are Holiday Inn and  Premier Inn hotels, serviced apartments, WH Smith and Booths deli and grocery store.

Water sports such as sailing, wake-boarding and open-water swimming are all available at the Salford Watersports Centre just 100m from Lighthouse.

Salford Quays is easily accessible via road with Junction 3 of the M602 just 3 minutes from Lighthouse providing unrestricted access to the regional motorway network.

Lighthouse benefits from an impressive double height and galleried main entrance with manned reception desk, visitor seating, break-out areas and 3 automatic passenger lifts. Newly refurbished male, female and accessible wc’s are provided on each floor and there are shower facilities and lockers in the basement. A secure cycle hub has recently been created in the lower deck of the car park, with cycle racks and a tool station.

The 2nd floor office space of 17,115 sq ft is the largest single floor currently available in Salford Quays and provides a very efficient floor-plate configuration together with great views over the water of Ontario Basin. Consideration will also be given to splitting the 2nd Floor into smaller suites from c. 6,000 sq ft. Please call us for further information on this.

A suite of 5,130 sq ft is available on the 3rd floor. This suite has been fully refurbished with new carpet tiles, redecoration and new suspended ceiling tiles and new LED lighting. This suite also has it’s own external terrace offering views  towards the Lowry Outlet and MediaCity. Consideration will be given to splitting this floor to provide suites from c. 2,000 sq ft.

Lighthouse has been awarded a WiredScore “Silver” Certification, recognising the building’s excellent connectivity. The building benefits from BT Openreach direct Fibre connection  and has also been “Preconnect Enabled” by Telcom with a fixed wireless installation, which is fully independent from the networks in the street and can provide Ultrafast broadband connectivity up to 500Mbps (subject to additional cost) within 24 hrs of order placement.

Secure on-site parking is provided on a ratio of 1:320 sq ft. There is a Pay & Display car park on St Lawrence Street immediately adjoining Lighthouse,  (£1.00 for 1 hr; £2.50 for 3 hrs; £3.00 for 12 hrs) and the Lowry Outlet (less than 3 mins walk) has a public multi-storey car park (£1.00 for 1hr; £3.00 for 3-4 hrs; £7.00 for 5-6 hrs; £12.00 for 6-12 hrs).


  • Refurbished double height and galleried entrance reception
  • On-site cafe
  • Manned reception with visitor seating/break-out areas and free wifi
  • Secure "Cycle Hub" featuring cycle repair station, showers, drying area and lockers
  • 3 high speed 8 person passenger lifts
  • Full access raised floor
  • VRV air conditioning
  • Acoustic metal pan suspended ceilings
  • Recessed LED "low energy" lighting
  • 2.75m finished floor to ceiling height
  • Refurbished high specification WC's and showers
  • 15.5m floor-plate depth
  • Wired Score "Silver" Certification pending
  • Secure car park with 79 spaces (1:298 sq ft)
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Ultrafast 500 Mbps 500 Mbps

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2nd Floor
17,115 sq ft - the largest single floor currently available in Salford Quays
(can split from c. 6,000 sq ft)

3rd Floor
5,130 sq ft - fully refurbished suite with LED lighting and its' own external terrace. May split from c. 2,000 sq ft


Interested in this property?

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