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Winstanley House

Winstanley House

2.5 mi from University of Leicester
    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     

    Situated in Leicester, this hotel is close to Walkers Stadium, Jewry Wall and Leicester Cathedral. Also nearby are Highcross Shopping Centre and De Montfort ...

    Hotel Campanile Leicester

    Hotel Campanile Leicester

    1 mi from University of Leicester
      3.0 out of 5.0
       
       

      Located in the heart of Leicester, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Haymarket Shopping Centre, Highcross Shopping Centre and Leicester Cathedral. Jewry ...

      College Court

      College Court

      1.2 mi from University of Leicester
        3.0 out of 5.0
         
         

        Situated in Leicester, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Victoria Park, University of Leicester and New Walk Museum. Leicester Cathedral and Jewry Wall ...

        ibis Leicester City

        ibis Leicester City

        0.5 mi from University of Leicester
          3.0 out of 5.0
           
           

          Located in the heart of Leicester, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Curve Theatre and New Walk Museum. University of Leicester and Leicester Cathedral ...

          Hotel Maiyango

          Hotel Maiyango

          1 mi from University of Leicester
            4.0 out of 5.0
             
             

            Situated in Leicester, this hotel is steps away from St. Nicholas Church, Jewry Wall and Leicester Cathedral. Highcross Shopping Centre and New Walk Museum are ...

            Quora Regent

            Quora Regent

            0.1 mi from University of Leicester
              3.5 out of 5.0
               
               

              Situated in Leicester, this apartment is close to University of Leicester, New Walk Museum and Leicester Cathedral. Also nearby are Highcross Shopping Centre ...

              The Link Hotel Loughborough

              The Link Hotel Loughborough

              11 mi from University of Leicester
                3.0 out of 5.0
                 
                 

                Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Loughborough University, Charnwood Museum and Loughborough Town Hall. John Taylor Bellfoundry ...

                Burleigh Court Hotel

                Burleigh Court Hotel

                11 mi from University of Leicester
                  4.0 out of 5.0
                   
                   

                  Situated in Loughborough, this spa hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Loughborough University, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Charnwood Museum and Loughborough Town Hall. ...

                  Kilworth House hotel & Theatre

                  Kilworth House hotel & Theatre

                  12 mi from University of Leicester
                    4.0 out of 5.0
                     
                     

                    Situated in Lutterworth, this eco-friendly hotel is 10.7 mi (17.3 km) from Cosby Golf Club and 11.8 mi (19 km) from Blaby Golf Centre. University of Leicester ...

                    ibis budget Leicester

                    ibis budget Leicester

                    4.4 mi from University of Leicester
                      3.0 out of 5.0
                       
                       

                      Situated in Birstall, this hotel is 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from National Space Centre and within 9 miles (15 km) of University of Leicester and Highcross Shopping Centre. ...

                      Pocket Guide: University of Leicester University of Leicester Hotels

                      Receiving official University Status in 1957, the University of Leicester is a well-regarded public research institution that has achieved good rankings in national university league tables. Leicester was originally home to the Leicestershire and Rutland University College in the early 19th Century, which began admitting students soon after the First World War, and was renamed as University College, Leicester, in 1927, before becoming a fully-fledged university. Today, it's close to plenty of affordable and high-end hotels and bed and breakfasts in the centre of Leicester and its outer-lying districts.

                      Famous for Inventing DNA Fingerprinting

                      On September 10th 1984, the University of Leicester created the first genetic fingerprint in the world, opening up novel opportunities for scientific and medical advancement. It was pioneered by Professor Sir Alec Jeffreys, who received a knighthood in 1994 for his contribution to genetic research, describing the moment he discovered DNA fingerprinting as a 'eureka moment'.

                      The University of Leicester Botanic Garden

                      Featuring an extensive variety of plant species, this impressive botanical garden near Glebe Road has a picturesque arboretum and sculpture exhibition. It also organises a number of arts and crafts meetings throughout the year, and has been managed by the Friends of the Garden since 1980, who have helped restore the park's Alpine House. Very near to the gardens is the Holiday Inn Express Leicester City, which offers very good value for money and provides a free breakfast and free internet access.

                      Other Places of Interest in Leicester

                      If you're eager to learn more about the evolution of science and astronomy, you can visit the National Space Museum, which is affiliated with the university and is one of Britain's most visited science-themed attractions. The university is also very close to the King Power Stadium, the headquarters of Leicester City and one of the largest stadiums in England.

                      Deluxe Hotels near the University of Leicester

                      Most of Leicester's more luxurious hotels provide well-equipped conference facilities, free WiFi, and excellent concierge services. Popular venues include the chic four star Leicester Marriott Hotel on Smith Way Enderby, and the majestic four star Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel in the city centre.