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Wedding Reception Venue

QLTY TOURISM IN LEICESTERSHIRE

The Kings Hall

The Kings Hall

Contact

Sales Office

0116 257 5527

Address

73 Granby Street,
Leicester,
LE1 6ES

Details

The Grade II listed Victorian Leicester, The Grand Hotel is set in the heart of the city and offers a unique blend of contemporary and period features to provide a beautiful backdrop for your big day.

At the top of the grand imperial staircase is the King’s Hall, the last original Victorian ballroom in Leicester. Boasting period features, this magnificent hall provides the perfect grandeur for you and your guests. For civil ceremonies choose from our Queen’s Hall which seats up to 200 guests, or opt for a more intimate ceremony in the Cromwell or Empress Room.

With our compliments and included as part of all wedding packages:

• Experienced wedding planner to help you plan
• Free menu trial for the happy couple
• A red carpet arrival
• Wedding host to give you a main contact on your wedding day
• Complimentary use of the hotel’s cake stand and knife
• Free overnight accommodation for the happy couple with breakfast the next day
• Discounted accommodation rates for your wedding guests
• A personal memory box to keep your special mementos safe
• Celebrate your first anniversary with a complimentary dinner in the hotel
• Price guarantee: the price we agree at the time of
booking will not increase for 18 months (excludes Government-imposed duty increases or changes to the rate of VAT)

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Disabled access

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking provided for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is:
    • YesSolid ie tarmac / concrete etc
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesRamp

Dining

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to restaurant / cafe
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp or lift to the toilets
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp to a specially adapted toilet for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesLow potassium
    • YesLow sodium
    • YesNut free
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesRestaurant / café well lit and suitable for people with sight impairments
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system

Entrance

  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 2
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesEntrance is well lit

Notes

Automatic door and ramp is available at the rear entrance

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SK 589042  Lat: 52.63237 Long: -1.13115

From the M1 (junction 21) and M69 (junction 1) follow the A5460 towards Leicester. Turn right at the next sets of traffic lights into Upperton Road. Follow signs for city centre after a mile you will come to a T Junction with LRI on the left and Tigers on the right. Take a right hand turn and follow traffic to the left. Follow the signs for railway station and go through four sets of lights, at the fifth bear left onto Charles Street then take your first left onto Northampton Street, at the T Junction right onto Granby Street. The next sets of traffic lights take turn left where you will find car park 50 yards on the left.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 km from Leicester station