Last updated on January 02nd, 2023
Leeds is a northern city where gritty industrial architecture has been given a contemporary makeover, where there are cultural attractions for every interest and the beauty of the Yorkshire Dales is on the doorstep.
If you want a taste of this fast-growing city then we’ve put together a collection of the best city hotels. In our opinion, among the city’s best hotels are the Dakota and the DoubleTree by Hilton while Quebecs has its own boutique charm.
What is the most expensive hotel in Leeds England ?
We hope our tour through the best hotels of Leeds will encourage you to book a few days in this historic and vibrant city. In our opinion, the pick of the best must be the Dakota Deluxe Leeds with its winning combination of location, glamour and comfort. Although it is one of the more expensive city hotels, good deals are often available.
What are the 10 Best Hotels in Leeds UK ?
1. Dakota Leeds – Luxury
2. DoubleTree by Hilton Leeds – Top
3. The Queens – QHotels – Top
8. Quebecs Luxury Apartments – Top Aparthotel
9. ibis Styles Leeds City Centre Arena – Affordable
10. Holiday Inn Express Leeds City Centre – Affordable
What are the 3 Best Boutique Hotels in Leeds City Centre ?
What’s the Best Hotel with Spa & Pool ?
Best Value Hotels in Leeds City Centre
When you stay in our pick of the best hotels in Leeds, you are ideally placed for making the most of Leeds city centre. This is a vibrant district where shops, culture, historic attractions, dining and nightlife all come together while the architecture around you is an attractive mix of Georgian, Victorian and the contemporary. Start your visit in Millennium Square where something is always going on whether it’s concerts and food fairs in the summer or ice skating and Christmas markets in the winter. Pop into the impressive Town Hall to admire its stunning interior before browsing the shops in the elegantly overstated Victoria County Arcade. For quirkier shops and market stalls, the circular Corn Market with its glass-domed roof can’t be beaten. Museums range from the traditional exhibits of the Leeds Art Gallery to deadly weapons in the Royal Armouries Museum and gruesome artefacts in the Thackray Medical Museum.
Good Value Hotels in Leeds UK
- DoubleTree by Hilton Leeds – Luxury
- Novotel Leeds Centre – Great Value
- Jurys Inn Leeds – Great Value
- Clayton Hotel, Leeds – Great Value
Accommodation near Headingley, University District ?
If taking in some local sport or sporting venues is an important part of city breaks for you, then spend some time in the Headingley district of the city. As well as being home to a large part of Leeds University, this suburb is also home to its rugby and cricket stadiums. With thousands of university students living here, the district has attracted a wide choice of reasonably priced restaurants, bars and shops especially around Hyde Park Corner where you can browse an eclectic mix of retro and vintage stores. The world-famous Emerald Headingley Stadium hosts local, national and international cricket and rugby on two separate grounds divided by a double-sided stand. You can soak up the full atmosphere with a behind-the-scenes tour.
Finest Hotels in Headingley area
- Headingley Lodge – Great Value
- Roomzzz Leeds Headingley – Great Value Aparthotel
- Haley’s Hotel – Affordable
What’s the Top Accommodation near Leeds Train Station ?
Leeds Train Station is conveniently located in the city centre and is the UK’s third busiest station outside of London. With 17 platforms, the station provides an easy gateway to most destinations in England, Scotland and Wales and is housed in an attractive Victorian building supported on brick-vaulted arches. These arches, known locally as the Dark Arches, are home to exhibition spaces, shops, cafes and restaurants and create a lively city hub. If you are travelling into or out of Leeds by train, you will find all the facilities you need at the station including parking, taxi ranks, wifi access, luggage storage and a range of shops including a supermarket and pharmacy.
Outstanding Hotels near Leeds Railway Station
- Hilton Leeds City – Luxury
- The Queens – QHotels – Luxury
- Discovery Inn – Leeds – Affordable
What are the Best Hotels near First Direct Arena in Leeds England ?
Many visitors to Leeds combine a short city break with a sporting or music event at the First Direct Arena. With a capacity of over 13,000, it was the first arena in the UK to have a fan-shaped layout. Opened in 2013, its futuristic architecture makes it a notable English landmark while its facilities and great view from every seat won it the Best New Venue in the World Award in 2014. Sporting events that take place at the First Direct Arena include tennis, basketball, ice-skating, boxing and wrestling while big names in show business that have performed here range from Sir Elton John and Sir Rod Stewart to Status Quo and Depeche Mode.
Best Hotels near First Direct Indoor Arena
- Radisson Blu Hotel, Leeds City Centre – Luxury
- easyHotel Leeds – Affordable
- ibis Styles Leeds City Centre Arena – Affordable