The UK’s biggest arena has many seats to choose from. Discover why premium seating at AO Arena is the ultimate way to enjoy all the action in style, and where to sit for the best views of the stage.

The AO Arena in Manchester is one of the UK’s premier arenas, holding a bigger capacity than any other arena in the nation.

With that comes some of the best events being held on the stage. Music artists such as The 1975 and Girls Aloud, sporting events like WWE Live and Premier League Darts, and comedy nights with funny men such as Peter Kay and Michael McIntyre have all been held at the arena.

Such big events warrant the very best seats. With so many seats to choose from, it can be overwhelming to decide where to sit for the best views.

But fear not, we've got you covered. In this guide, we'll show you why premium seating and hospitality is the ultimate way to enjoy all the action in style.

Get ready to elevate your experience and immerse yourself in the heart of the action. From unbeatable views to luxury amenities, hospitality at AO Arena is the way to go for an unforgettable night out. So check out this handy guide to discover the best seats in the house!

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Manchester AO Arena Seating: What Are The Benefits of Booking Premium Seats?

If you want an exceptional experience, you need exceptional seats. In our opinion, the best seats available to you are provided with VIP tickets and hospitality packages.

These packages will not only give you unobstructed views of the stage but will make sure your whole evening is unforgettable, with benefits that will ensure you are treated as a VIP during the event.

With access to a private entrance and exit to the venue and access to a hospitality lounge before the show, you can sit back, relax and soak up the atmosphere with friends, family, clients or colleagues in luxury.

At the AO Arena in Manchester, there are three hospitality packages available with Seat Unique: Gallery Box, Prime Suite and The Beautiful North hospitality.

All three have their strong advantages and give you a different experience. Let us explain what you can get with either one.

Gallery Box Hospitality

Elevate your experience at the AO Arena Manchester with the sought-after Gallery Box hospitality package.

Prepare to be amazed as you and up to 5 of your friends enjoy your own private box, offering unrivalled panoramic views of the stage. Skip the queues with fast track entry through a dedicated entrance and get ready to be treated like VIPs with a private bar and dedicated waiter service.

As an added indulgence, each package includes a bottle of Champagne. After the event, keep the party going at the AO Electric Lounge Aftershow Bar (available to over 18s only).

Don't miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to turn your AO Arena experience into an unforgettable memory!

Prime Suite Hospitality

Indulge yourself and your friends in the ultimate experience at the AO Arena Manchester with our private suite package (Suite 13B) catering for up to 12 guests.

Relish in a gourmet hot and cold buffet while enjoying unparalleled views of the stage from your balcony seated area. A dedicated suite host will be at your service, ensuring your every need is attended to.

Raise the bar with an all-inclusive drinks package, with an extensive range of house beers, lagers, wines, spirits, and soft drinks. After the event, you can also keep the festivities going at the AO Electric Lounge Aftershow Bar.

The Beautiful North Hospitality

Experience the epitome of luxury with the Beautiful North hospitality package at the AO Arena Manchester.

Step into a world of VIP treatment with direct access to a private balcony boasting unparalleled views of the stage. Enjoy a complimentary bar featuring a wide selection of beers, house wines, house spirits, and soft drinks.

Skip the crowds and enter the arena through the VIP entrance, and take advantage of a dedicated parking area for convenience. Your experience is elevated with a dedicated private host who will ensure your every need is met.

Immerse yourself in a night of unforgettable entertainment with the Beautiful North hospitality package, where luxury and the finest service combine to create an extraordinary experience.

How To Get The Best AO Arena in Manchester Seats & Experience

Now you know a bit more about the hospitality offerings available at the AO Arena in Manchester, you can make a more informed decision on how you would like to watch your event.

But, remember that getting your seat isn’t always simple! Even with premium seating, if the event is in high demand, you’ll want to act fast to secure your place. That’s where Seat Unique can help.

With us, there is no waiting in a queue to only potentially get tickets. You can book tickets through our trusted online platform, or register your interest in events that take your fancy.

That way, you will be the first to know of developments and be in a position to secure your premium tickets. No need to keep coming back to the website or waiting on the day of. By simply registering your interest, we will contact you when they are available so you can get them then and there, skipping the queues and securing your premium seats. Simple and easy!

And once you’ve got your tickets, that is your whole arena experience confirmed. You will gain the benefits listed above (do check out the event listing for official benefit inclusions) so you can relax knowing that is taken care of.

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Manchester is a fantastic city as well, so it would be in your best interests to do as much as you can while there. Book yourself a top hotel near the arena for convenience and a great night's sleep, and take a look at some of the city’s best restaurants for a perfect pre-show meal.

Be sure to check out everything we have available for the already-announced AO Arena events.