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Boutique Hotel De Barones van Leyden
4 out of 5
Oude Herengracht 22, Leiden
The price is £109 per night
0.43 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (58 reviews)
Excellent value with lots of character

"Superb value. Bags of character. Excellent breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 19 Feb 2020

Boutique Hotel De Barones van Leyden
Villa Rameau
4 out of 5
16A Kloksteeg, Leiden, ZH
The price is £202 per night
0.19 mi from city centre
2/5 (1 review)

"small villa in 3 floors connected by a narrow spiral staircase; Very difficult to use and move baggage. Bathroom is in a different floor than the bedroom. No inside lock for doors. No lobby, reception or any kind of support."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jan 2019

Villa Rameau
Boutique hotel Huys van Leyden
4 out of 5
Oude Singel 212, Leiden
The price is £96 per night
0.32 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (45 reviews)

"Lovely small hotel beautifully updated. Real sense of history plus convenient location."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Boutique hotel Huys van Leyden
LOT Hotel
2.5 out of 5
14 Beestenmarkt, Leiden
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £81 per night
0.32 mi from city centre
3.6/5Good! (38 reviews)
Wonderful stay

"The initial room we were in had a faulty heater, and with temperatures at freezing, we knew it would be a cold night. Luckily, there was a room open, and the reception offered us a transfer to the open room. We stayed in room 6 in the LOT hotel - the attic room with a seating area. It was beautifully ..."…"

Reviewed on 30 Dec 2019

LOT Hotel
Best Western City Hotel Leiden
3 out of 5
Lange Mare 43, Leiden
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £62 per night
0.16 mi from city centre
3.6/5Good! (297 reviews)
Happy

"Had to change my room because my bed was uncomfortable but it was no problem and staff were very accommodating next room bed was perfect . Breakfast was really good and the staff overall were fabulous . This was my second visit to this hotel and I shall be back to stay the location couldn’t be any ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 Nov 2019

Best Western City Hotel Leiden
City Hotel Rembrandt
3 out of 5
Nieuwe Beestenmarkt 10, Leiden
The price is £90 per night
0.32 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (158 reviews)

"Excellent location, close to Leiden Central train station good, clean place."…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb 2020

City Hotel Rembrandt
Van der Valk Hotel Leiden
4 out of 5
Haagse Schouwweg 14, Leiden
The price is £92 per night
1.79 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (294 reviews)

"very nice hotel. the staff was very helpful and polite. we took the family room and he was big and quite. the balcony was also big enough."…"

Reviewed on 7 Sep 2019

Van der Valk Hotel Leiden
Steenhof Suites
3.5 out of 5
Steenschuur 11, Leiden
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £106 per night
0.25 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (67 reviews)

"Exceptional experience on all levels. 1. Accommodating staff and noteworthy hospitality. The hostess was very accommodating when she found out we had a lot of luggage. She adjusted our stay to a lower level. We were so grateful for this accommodation. NOTE: there are no lifts. 2. Room accommodations ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2020

Steenhof Suites
de Hoghe Weydt
3 out of 5
3 Haagplein, Leiden, South Holland
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0.52 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Pleasant apartment in a great area

"I mostly enjoyed my stay at de Hoghe Weydt. The arrangements to get the keys and pay the deposit (EUR 150) and cleaning fee (EUR 50) were easy and friendly. The apartment itself was comfortable, but there were issues with cleanliness. The bathroom drains gave off a bad odour (and there was no ventilation) ..."…"

Reviewed on 14 Apr 2019

de Hoghe Weydt
Marienpoel Hotel
4 out of 5
Rijnsburgerweg 29-Mariënpoelstraat 1a, Leiden
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0.8 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (67 reviews)

"Slight walk out of town but overall a comfortable and friendly place for a quick stay."…"

Reviewed on 27 Apr 2017

Marienpoel Hotel
st.PIERRE
3.5 out of 5
Langebrug 28, Leiden
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0.12 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)
Luxury apartment is an overstatement .

"Great location but...The noisiest accommodations I have ever experienced and I’m not picky. The bathroom shower leaked and the toilet was in the cold basement. No heat was on so it was freezing."…"

Reviewed on 19 May 2018

st.PIERRE
Holiday Inn Leiden
4 out of 5
Haagse Schouwweg 10, Leiden
Free cancellation
The price is £94 per night
1.45 mi from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"Good family hotel. Lots of space for the children."…"

Reviewed on 22 Jan 2020

Holiday Inn Leiden
Tulip Inn Leiden Centre
3 out of 5
Schipholweg 3, Building B, Leiden
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £76 per night
0.57 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (364 reviews)

"I have stayed at TI before and its convenience to the romantic city of Leiden, closeness to Railway station and eating places; I just love to stay at Tulip Inn. But this time I was not upgraded to an executive room for price of standard room as I was the previous time over a year back. That will ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2020

Tulip Inn Leiden Centre
Fletcher Wellness-Hotel Leiden
4 out of 5
Bargelaan 180, Leiden
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £71 per night
0.66 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (472 reviews)

"Clean comfortable and excellent customer service"…"

Reviewed on 19 Dec 2019

Fletcher Wellness-Hotel Leiden
Bastion Hotel Leiden Voorschoten
3 out of 5
Voorschoterweg 8, Leiden
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £67 per night
1.46 mi from city centre
3.7/5Good! (273 reviews)
Grand job

"Grand :)"…"

Reviewed on 30 Aug 2019

Bastion Hotel Leiden Voorschoten
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Visiting Leiden

History buffs will enjoy exploring Leiden, and all visitors are sure to appreciate the museums. Tourists who journey to this cultural city can discover its local tours, university setting and entertainment. Keukenhof Gardens, Madurodam and Escher Museum are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 359 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of The Hague
  • The closest major airport is in Rotterdam (RTM-Rotterdam The Hague), 14.8 mi (23.7 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Amsterdam (AMS-Schiphol), 15.4 mi (24.8 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Leiden

Well known for its museums, the city's cultural venues include National Museum of Ethnology, SieboldHuis and Molenmuseum de Valk. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Waag, Burcht, and Molen de Put. Taking a tour is a top activity, and Old Observatory is one place to visit.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 28 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Leiden. Below are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Ex Libris boutique hotel - Amenities at this 3.5-star hotel include a terrace and free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its breakfast and comfortable beds.
  • Steenhof Suites - Our customers like the helpful staff and WiFi at this hotel. This 3.5-star hotel features a marina, free WiFi and a fitness centre.
  • Boutique Hotel d'Oude Morsch - With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a marina, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers love its convenient parking and comfortable, quiet rooms.

Top places to visit around the area include Keukenhof Gardens, located 8.1 mi (13 km) from the city centre, and Madurodam, which is 9.1 mi (14.7 km) away.

Getting around Leiden

If you want to journey outside the city, hop aboard a train from Leiden Central Station, Leiden Lammenschans Station or De Vink Station. Leiden might not have as many public transport options so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Leiden

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 10°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 1°C
  • From April to June, the average is 20°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 21°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 16°C as the daytime average and 2°C as the night-time average
  • Leiden gets about 822 millimetres of rain per year
  • August and July are usually the hottest months averaging 20°C, while February and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 1°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Leiden?
Boutique hotel Huys van Leyden is a favourite with Expedia customers. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend Boutique Hotel d’Oude Morsch and Van der Valk Hotel Leiden as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Leiden, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel bookings are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the best deals available in Leiden.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Leiden?
Based on reviews, Holiday Inn Leiden is a popular hotel for our travellers who want a more economical choice, and features free WiFi and an indoor pool. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include City Hotel Rembrandt and ibis Leiden Centre.
What's the best hotel for families in Leiden?
Best Western City Hotel Leiden is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features laundry facilities and free WiFi. Other options for your stay with the children include Fletcher Wellness-Hotel Leiden and Tulip Inn Leiden Centre. Also, attractions in the area such as Duinrell and Madurodam are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a couple going to Leiden?
City Hotel Nieuw Minerva is a favourite hotel for couples, and features a restaurant and a bar.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Leiden?
Boutique Hotel d’Oude Morsch is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers a marina along with free WiFi for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet include Boutique hotel Huys van Leyden and Holiday Inn Leiden.
What's the best place to stay for a beach holiday in Leiden?
Boutique hotel Huys van Leyden is a top 4-star hotel for a beach holiday, and features 2 restaurants and an indoor pool. Other good choices for your beach trip include Van der Valk Hotel Leiden and Marienpoel Hotel. Head to Scheveningen Beach or Zandvoort Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Leiden?
Holiday Inn Leiden is a 4-star hotel with 2 restaurants and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Fletcher Wellness-Hotel Leiden and Van der Valk Hotel Leiden are two other upscale options for your holiday.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Leiden?
Steenhof Suites is a favourite 3.5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features a bar and a rooftop terrace. Boutique Hotel De Barones van Leyden and Boutique Hotel d’Oude Morsch are other choices for a boutique stay.
What's the best accommodation in Leiden to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, City Hotel Nieuw Minerva is a top hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and free WiFi. Other choices to soak up the local history include Tulip Inn Leiden Centre and Van der Valk Hotel Leiden. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Waag, Burcht and Beestenmarkt.

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