dealchecker's guide to Leeds

Leeds is located in West Yorkshire in the north of England. This vibrant industrialised city is the cultural and commercial hub of the county. Visitors who stay in one of the cheap hotels in Leeds will find that it is a mecca for shopping with the Leeds Shopping Plaza and the Granary Wharf leading the way. It also has an exciting and varied night life, especially the music scene.

Choosing a Leeds Hotel

When you arrive at the Leeds Bradford International Airport on Leeds flights you will have a wide choice of cheap Leeds hotels waiting for you. Some of these hotels are country houses and close to hiking trails and cycling paths. Many are situated in the city centre close to attractions such as the Royal Armouries or Lotherton Hall. A visit to the Leeds and Liverpool Canal or Abbey House Museum will entertain the whole family. Any one of the many cheap hotels in Leeds will be within reach of good public transport.

When to visit Leeds

The city of Leeds is a bustling metropolis all year long. If you are making use of Leeds car hire, attractions such as the Townclose Hills Nature Reserve and the Leeds Golf Centre, one of many excellent golf courses in the area, are all within easy reach. The annual Leeds Musical Festival in August is well worth getting tickets for, as is the Leeds Shakespeare Festival from July to August. The Leeds International Film Festival in November is one of the highlights of the West Yorkshire area.