leeds

The Best Places to Stay in Leeds

When you’re in Leeds there is truly an abundance of things to do and places to see. Many choose to get to know the city with a trail or guided walk. But if you’re interested in the biggest attractions here they are:

Harewood House Trust: Art-filled country house

Royal Armouries Museum: National Museum

The Hepworth Wakefield: Contemporary gallery

City centre attractions:

Leeds Art Gallery

Leeds City Museum

Henry Moore Institute

See more things to do here.

Where to stay in Leeds

Many of Leeds’ oldest and finest buildings are currently used as hotels. There is a wide range of accommodation whatever your budget or requirements. 

Airbnb options

Airbnb rentals in the area have seen an increase in popularity, mainly because of their affordability. Plus, they allow visitors to live like locals.

A lot of Airbnb holiday lets in the area are typically located close to attractions – what’s even better is that most properties are run by Airbnb management companies in Leeds like Hello Guest, who go the extra mile to ensure cleanliness and that your stay feels like a home away from home.

Options include:

Sunny apartment with great views & rooftop terrace

Self-contained Attic Flat, 15 mins from the centre

Room next to Leeds University and City centre

Hotels

One of the most eye-catching hotels is Quebecs which is housed in the terracotta building of the old Leeds and County Liberal Club.

The façade of this hotel is adorned with moulds of lions’ heads as well as wreaths and plants. Inside, there are wrought-iron gates, a grand oak staircase and Corinthian columns.

42 The Calls has a number of riverside rooms that come complete with a fishing rod. This hotel is a renovation of the corn mill. Similarly, Residence 6 is a refurbishment of the Old Post Office building.

Residence 6 is a great hotel for a city break with beautifully furnished apartments. There’s plenty of space and high ceilings. The location is also great, very central, and offers access to all around the city. Also, there are two great seafood restaurants downstairs.

The Chambers Park Place is a welcoming, clean hotel, situated in the legal and financial district, so it is perfect for business stays.

The Chambers is an attractive building with tasteful, modern décor.

Though the rooms are quite compact, they offer everyone you could want. Whatever you’re looking for in an accommodation, Leeds is sure to have a place for you.