Manhattan Suites and conferencing is adjacent to Canal Walk Shopping Centre, the largest shopping and entertainment complex in Africa. Visitors to the centre will find great architecture, ambiance, and light filled interiors. There are 400 shops and 40 restaurants, coffee shops and pubs to choose from. Live promotions and events are held regularly and there is a TV station on site.
There are 8km (5 miles) of navigable waterways that run past Canal Walk Shopping Centre and through the peaceful wetlands surrounding Intaka Island. Intaka Island Bird Sanctuary is located on 8 hectares of ecologically sensitive seasonal pans and wetlands.