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Family-Friendly Hotels in Leicester, England

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4 out of 5
Junction 21 Approach, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£65/night
23 Aug-24 Aug
4/5Very Good! (829 reviews)

"Easy access from motorway and reasonable rates, rooms were not air conditioned, and very noisy when keeping windows open"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2019

Hilton Leicester
Image for Leicester Marriott Hotel
4 out of 5
Smith Way, Grove Park, Enderby, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£74/night
30 Aug-31 Aug
4.4/5Excellent! (689 reviews)

"Family room was perfect size, nice and big. Room had a fridge, great for storing babies milk."…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2019

Leicester Marriott Hotel
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4 out of 5
20 De Montfort Square, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£70/night
15 Sep-16 Sep
4.2/5Excellent! (769 reviews)

"Nice large room. Grest bathroom Tired decor though"…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2019

The Belmont Hotel
Image for Ramada Encore by Wyndham Leicester City Centre
3 out of 5
84-90 Charles St, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£62/night
8 Sep-9 Sep
3.9/5Very Good! (585 reviews)

"The location was good but felt unsafe out and about around the hotel."…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2019

Ramada Encore by Wyndham Leicester City Centre
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4 out of 5
129 Saint Nicholas Circle, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£63/night
23 Aug-24 Aug
4/5Very Good! (607 reviews)

"Overall, a clean and pleasing property, that is good value for money and centrally located in Leicester."…"

Reviewed on 12 Aug 2019

Holiday Inn Leicester
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3 out of 5
Westfield Lane, Rothley, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£55/night
26 Aug-27 Aug
4/5Very Good! (293 reviews)

"Rooms were well appointed. Breakfast had a great range to choose from on the menu. I was there for 2 nights and do not believe the communal hallways of the annexe were vacuumed in a that time, there were bits of food and tissue on the carpet when I arrived which were still there when I left which ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jun 2019

Rothley Court Hotel by Greene King Inns
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3 out of 5
Filbert Way, Raw Dykes Road, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£42/night
26 Aug-27 Aug
4/5Very Good! (702 reviews)

"I really enjoyed my stay. Brilliant service and fantastic breakfast. Just one little thing, the airon was not working properly."…"

Reviewed on 5 Aug 2019

Holiday Inn Express Leicester - City
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3 out of 5
Knighton Road, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£66/night
26 Aug-27 Aug
4.4/5Excellent! (454 reviews)

"Staff were really friendly, great location, breakfast was amazing, so good so nice, rooms were nice and clean and tidy, and had everything I could need like a good hair dryer. Would deffo stay again."…"

Reviewed on 29 Jul 2019

College Court
Image for The Bluebell Inn and Lodge
3 out of 5
39 High Street, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£65/night
19 Aug-20 Aug
4.2/5Very Good! (76 reviews)

"Great room for the price. A little noisy as due to being by the road, but that didn’t affect us. Comfy beds and a brilliant bathroom. Really happy with the stay. Definitely recommend if you was staying near Kirby."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jun 2019

The Bluebell Inn and Lodge
Image for Days Inn by Wyndham Leicester Forest East M1
3 out of 5
Welcome Break Service Area J21, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£38/night
26 Aug-27 Aug
3.8/5Good! (486 reviews)

"Friendly welcome and pleasant staff. Room overlooked noisy lorry park so perhaps should consider better or triple glazing."…"

Reviewed on 5 Aug 2019

Days Inn by Wyndham Leicester Forest East M1
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3 out of 5
12 Millstone Lane, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£55/night
1 Sep-2 Sep
3.7/5Good! (208 reviews)

"Your info said full breakfast and it was continental which is untrue and I probably would not have stayed here. Also I did not realise that there was no lift and I was on the second floor. Happy with my room, staff where accommodating."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jul 2019

Castle Park Hotel
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3.5 out of 5
14 London Road, Leicester, England
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4.2/5Excellent! (72 reviews)

"Great place with lovely food, choice of drinks, lovely outdoor space with lots to do! Rooms are comfy, clean and welcoming"…"

Reviewed on 28 May 2019

The Pug & Greyhound
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3.5 out of 5
6 Station Road, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£62/night
27 Aug-28 Aug
4.4/5Wonderful! (47 reviews)

"Beautiful grounds. Great restaurant and bar area. Room a bit dated."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jul 2019

Badgers Mount Hotel
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3 out of 5
Main Street, Leicestershire, Leicester, England
£100/night
19 Aug-20 Aug
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)

"It was lovely staying in the country. We found the room very warm, but Lynn had provided a fan to cool it down."…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2019

Castle Farmhouse
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3 out of 5
58 Leicester Road, Narborough, Leicester, England
£54/night
23 Aug-24 Aug
3.5/5Good! (26 reviews)

"Good amenities and very helpful in getting my family booked in!!!"…"

Reviewed on 20 May 2019

Heritage Hotel
Image for Castle Hotel by Greene King Inns
3 out of 5
Main Street, Kirby Muxloe, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£40/night
15 Sep-16 Sep
3.8/5Good! (122 reviews)

"Staff very friendly and rooms spotless although a little on the small side. Still good value and breakfast was served with a smile"…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2019

Castle Hotel by Greene King Inns
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3 out of 5
360 London Road, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£54/night
23 Aug-24 Aug
3.2/5 (227 reviews)
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"A well placed hotel just a mile or so from station, easy parking, good room, efficient reception, excellent breakfast. Good basic hotel at a good price. Needs a little spruce up but otherwise OK"…"

Reviewed on 6 May 2019

Regency Hotel
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3 out of 5
Leicester North Services, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
£38/night
26 Aug-27 Aug
3.7/5Good! (276 reviews)

"Cheap but very clean and new. Good breakfast. Would stay again!"…"

Reviewed on 23 Jul 2019

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Where should we stay in Leicester?

The historic destination of Leicester is a good choice if you've been thinking about a trip with your children. The castle, famous monuments and theatres are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Arrange a flight into East Midlands (EMA), which is located 15.5 mi (25 km) from the city centre. Leicester offers 24 child-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where you'd like to stay.

Families on holiday have good things to say about this accommodation:

Leicester Marriott Hotel: Offers an indoor pool, a restaurant and laundry facilities. Guests like the clean rooms at this 4-star hotel.

When should we visit Leicester?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to decide when to pack up the children and head to Leicester.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 20°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Driest months: July, June, May and March, with an average rainfall of 1 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, January, December and September, with an average rainfall of 2 inches

What should we see and do in Leicester?

Highcross Shopping Centre, New Walk Museum and Haymarket Shopping Centre are interesting attractions that you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in Leicester. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Leicester Cathedral, Jewry Wall and Ashby de la Zouch Castle.

Leicester is also well-known for the:
  • Historical sites
  • Theatre
  • University life
  • Monuments
  • Museums
  • Shopping

Getting around Leicester

If you want to journey outside of the city, ride aboard a train from Leicester Station, Syston Station or Leicester Narborough Station. Leicester may not have many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.

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