There's a choice of theatres and live entertainment to visit with orchestras, musicals, plays and lots more to satisfy your cultural appetite.
If you're after this season's must have, Leicester has plenty of shops and boutiques for those dedicated followers of fashion. Visit Stoneygate for an exclusive shopping experience, Belgrave Road for Indian jewellery and clothing, The Lanes in Leicester city centre are great for window shopping and visit the Highcross for John Lewis and other major shops.
Experience a day out, a weekend away or enjoy spending time with family and friends doing something different - Leicester is a city waiting for you to explore.
Guest House with 8 rooms, £46-£54 prpnb, Leicester, 0116 255 4674
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Hotel with 179 rooms, £96-£109 prpnb, Leicester, 0116 263 4504
Hilton Leicester is the ideal base for both leisure and business guests alike.
Bed & Breakfast with 3 rooms, £65-£100 prpnb, Leicester, 0116 235 0038
Luxury in Leicestershire's Charnwood Forest awaits at Horseshoe Cottage Farm, recently converted from old stone farm buildings. The home cooked meals with foods sourced locally and the vegetables and eggs home grown.
Small Hotel with 14 rooms, £99-£165 prpnb, Leicester, 0116 251 8898
Hotel Maiyango is a stunning 14 bedroom boutique hotel setting a new standard in city centre accommodation in the heart of Leicester. The contemporary rooms and suite provide the relaxed luxury surroundings.
Hotel with 227 rooms, £93-£129 prpnb, Leicester, 0116 282 0100
The Leicester Marriott Hotel is just minutes from junction 21A of the M1 yet set in a quiet area perfect for exploring Leicestershire. INCLUDES FREE PARKING!
For a cosmopolitan short break book our Stay Play Explore City Chic Short Break for £129.
This short break includes an overnight stay for two people in a city hotel and a choice of three out of five city based activities.
|Sat 25 Jul - Sun 9 Aug||Shakespeare's Richard III at Curve|
|Tue 28 Jul - Thu 13 Aug||Teddy Bears' Holiday Express at Great Central Railway|
|Sat 1 Aug||Leicester Caribbean Carnival at Leicester Caribbean Carnival|
|Sun 2 Aug||Alan Carr - Yap, Yap, Yap! at De Montfort Hall|
|Sun 2 Aug||Rathayatra Festival of Chariots at Cossington Street Recreation Ground|