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ibis budget Leicester
3 out of 5
Leicester North Services, Leicester, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £38 per night
3.75 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (350 reviews)

"Basic but affordable, clean and modern."…"

Reviewed on 26 Jan 2020

ibis budget Leicester
ibis Leicester City
3 out of 5
St. George's Way, Constitution Hill, Leicester, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £49 per night
0.46 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (758 reviews)

"Our dog loved it"…"

Reviewed on 16 Mar 2020

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Hilton Leicester
4 out of 5
Junction 21 Approach, Leicester, England
The price is £62 per night
3.22 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (959 reviews)
Fantastic

"Fantastic staff in all departments. Very nice hotel and facilities and location. Enjoyed every minute of my stay."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2020

Hilton Leicester
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Showcase Apartments Kimberley House
3 out of 5
47 Vaughan Way, Leicester, England
The price is £109 per night
0.31 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (54 reviews)
Good price good value

"All clean nice bathroom lovely sofa would recommend"…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2020

Showcase Apartments Kimberley House
2 Bedroom Luxury Apartment in Leicester
4 out of 5
132 Charles Street, Leicester, England
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0.27 mi from city centre
2 Bedroom Luxury Apartment in Leicester
Leicester Marriott Hotel
4 out of 5
Smith Way, Grove Park, Enderby, Leicester, England
The price is £84 per night
3.62 mi from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (807 reviews)

"The decor and ambience was great. It didn’t feel like you were in Leicester."…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

Leicester Marriott Hotel
Hotel Campanile Leicester
3 out of 5
St Matthews Way, Bedford Street North, Leicester, England
The price is £55 per night
0.42 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (921 reviews)

"At the time of our visit, the hotel had had only one day to assimilate the government instructions to close restaurants and bars. Despite this, the staff had organised themselves to allow guests to prepare a takeaway breakfast, to collect this without close contact with either staff or other guests ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2020

Hotel Campanile Leicester
Holiday Inn Leicester
4 out of 5
129 Saint Nicholas Circle, Leicester, England
Free cancellation
The price is £57 per night
0.37 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (715 reviews)

"120 year old building in centre of Leicester.A touch of Victorian charm.Modern and comfortable rooms.Ask for a quiet room at weekend."…"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

Holiday Inn Leicester
Showcase Apartments - Highcross House Apart Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Highcross House, 125-127 Vaughan Way, Leicester, England
The price is £55 per night
0.26 mi from city centre
3.4/5Good! (29 reviews)
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"My stay was good over all, some stains on the sofa."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar 2020

Showcase Apartments - Highcross House Apart Hotel
Badgers Mount Hotel
3.5 out of 5
6 Station Road, Leicester, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £72 per night
9.1 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (76 reviews)

"Obviously trying during these times is hard due to the covid restrictions.the hotel made it easy to check in etc via email communication.and food could be ordered via online menu and e mail and it was delivered direct to my room door. Excellent quality food to. Would highly recommend badgers ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 May 2020

Badgers Mount Hotel
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Visiting Leicester

Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in Leicester, and visitors give high marks for the shopping, university vibe and fun sporting events. This welcoming city also attracts tourists with its museums and theatres. Top sights in the city include Highcross Shopping Centre, Leicester Cathedral and Jewry Wall.

  • There are 138 hotels and other accommodation options in Leicester
  • The closest major airport is in East Midlands (EMA), 15.5 mi (25 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Nottingham (NQT), 19.6 mi (31.6 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Leicester

The city is well known for its museums and theatres, and cultural venues include New Walk Museum, National Space Centre and Curve Theatre. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Leicester Cathedral, Jewry Wall, and Haymarket Memorial Clock Tower. Shopping is a favourite activity, so consider an excursion to Highcross Shopping Centre and Haymarket Shopping Centre.

Outside the city, popular places to visit include Ashby de la Zouch Castle, located 15.8 mi (25.5 km) from the city centre, and Ricoh Arena, which is 20 mi/32.2 km away.

Getting around Leicester

If you want to journey outside 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.

Dressing for Leicester

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 10°C and the night-time average to be 1°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 20°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • July to September averages 21°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 15°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • Leicester gets about 20 millimetres of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 20°C, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 2°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Leicester?
Winstanley House is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend Novotel Leicester and Badgers Mount Hotel as top options for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Leicester, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals in Leicester.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Leicester?
Based on reviews, Travellers Inn is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Regency Hotel and Rothley Court Hotel by Greene King Inns.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Leicester?
Holiday Inn Leicester is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and laundry facilities. Other good options for your child-friendly holiday include The Bluebell Inn and Lodge and Days Inn by Wyndham Leicester Forest East M1. Also, attractions such as Stoney Cove Diving Centre and Tropical Birdland are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a couple visiting Leicester?
The Belmont Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features a restaurant and a bar. Other good options for a romantic stay include Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel and Rothley Court Hotel by Greene King Inns.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Leicester?
Ibis budget Leicester is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets and offers free WiFi for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet include The Pug & Greyhound and The Bluebell Inn and Lodge.
What's the best luxury hotel in Leicester?
The Belmont Hotel is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Leicester Marriott Hotel and Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel are two other upscale options for your stay.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Leicester?
Holiday Inn Leicester is a favourite 4-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a restaurant and a bar.
What's the best accommodation in Leicester to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Castle Park Hotel is a top 3-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other choices near historic sites include Castle Hotel by Greene King Inns and The Bluebell Inn and Lodge. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Leicester Cathedral, Haymarket Memorial Clock Tower and Leicester Guildhall.

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