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Rich local history, world-class sports, fantastic shopping and diverse year-round entertainment are just some of the things that make Leeds such a great place for everyone to enjoy.
Leeds offers unrivalled visitor attractions and experiences, from jousting at the Royal Armouries, to the stunning surroundings of Harewood House and the outstanding collections at Leeds' many galleries and museums.
Since Harvey Nichols opened a store in Leeds, their first outside London, the city has been dubbed the 'Knightsbridge of the North'. Leeds is a shopaholic's dream - from the elegant Corn Exchange, to the exquisite Victoria Quarter, and the vibrant Kirkgate Market, the city caters for every taste.
Leeds boasts a rich creative heritage. It hosts the Leeds International Pianoforte Competition and the Leeds International Film Festival, and is home to the West Yorkshire Playhouse. It is also the only English city outside London to have its own opera and ballet companies - the internationally acclaimed Opera North and Northern Ballet.
Headingley Carnegie Cricket Ground, located just 2 miles from the hotel, has been home to the Yorkshire Cricket Club since 1891. It is also the home ground for the Leeds Rhinoa, Leeds Carnegie Rugby and host to the Ashes 2009.
Situated at the heart of the UK, Leeds is perfectly placed for traveling to and from, and is the gateway to the Yorkshire Dales. Leeds also boasts a thriving international airport and has one of the busiest train stations outside the capital.