Leeds is a city with a young heart and a friendly atmosphere, and contains an extensive range of fabulous hotels for you to enjoy while you stay in the city long or short term. As an area with an incredible selection of educational facilities, and a population big enough to make it the UK’s third largest city, Leeds is definitely an exciting business destination.
So whether you’re dropping by for the day checking out serviced offices, or you’re working here for a few months on an important project, you’re not going to have a problem finding great accommodation here.
You can usually expect to find a really excellent selection of budget hotel chains in every major city, and that’s certainly true of Leeds. So if you want cheap, clean and cheerful accommodation for the duration of your stay, the best option for you is definitely a budget hotel chain.
For clean, minimalist rooms and a great location just five minutes from the train station, opt for the newly built Novotel which isn’t the cheapest option, but it is the most contemporary. For extremely cheap prices and basic facilities opt for The Ibis or Premier Inn. And if you want to pay a little bit more for a little bit more style, go for Doubletree by Hilton Hotel or The Met Hotel, both of which offer stylish and attractive four star services.
If a quirky boutique suits you best, or you fancy staying the weekend somewhere with personality, Leeds has an exceptional range of unique hotels for you to choose from.
42 The Calls is a stunning 4* hotel in a truly beautiful location. The converted mill overlooks the River Aire and is designed with luxury and comfort in mind. Throughout the hotel original features can be seen in both their raw and enhanced state, so expect rich cream walls, raw red bricks and luxurious furnishings throughout. For a quirky, trendy hotel conveniently located right in the heart of Leeds financial district, book into The New Ellington where every single room is individually designed. Expect contemporary lines, sleek colour schemes and a high level of comfort from the expertly chosen furniture. Other interesting, quirky hotels worth booking into are; Quebecs Hotel and The Malmaison.
If you’re lucky enough to have the budget to stay in a luxury hotel while you do business, you’ll find a fair few places in Leeds that are more than happy to provide you with simply the best surroundings.
For an escape to the country when you’ve had a hard day doing business in the city and you need to get away from it all, book into Oulton Hall and experience truly regal accommodation. With a spa, golf course and onsite grill you may find this hotel a little difficult to tear yourself away from, but it will at the very least enable you to completely relax before impending presentations and fraught client meetings come around.
For more greenery and naturally serene surroundings, The Woodlands Hotel is a great option if you need an escape from the city. It is a truly stunning hotel with history dating back to 1871 and contains 23 individually designed bedrooms.
If you want to be located right in Leeds city centre but desire the highest level of luxury, consider opting for superior suites at any of the hotels listed in our ‘Unique’ section.