Visit Leicester and explore its heritage, great shopping and places to eat and drink

Discover Leicester

Leicester is a vibrant city with fantastic festivals, award-winning visitor attractions, its food is just as diverse and exciting. Your taste buds will take a trip around the world with the abundance of restaurants that Leicester has to offer - English, Thai, Indian, Greek, French and lots more choices. Leicester also has an eclectic mix of bars, clubs and great music venues.

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.

 

See the dedicated website for Leicester City.

Browse our selection of accommodation in Leicester:

Glenfield Lodge

Self-assessed Accessibility InformationGuest Accommodation with 15 rooms, £25-£45 prpn, Leicester, 0116 262 7554

Our family owned and friendly guesthouse is perfectly located in the heart of Leicester historical city and close to Leicester’s vibrant day and night life.

 
 
 
Horseshoe Cottage Farm

VisitEngland 5 Star Bed & BreakfastBed & Breakfast with 3 rooms, £110 prpnb, Leicester, 0116 235 0038

Luxury in Leicestershire's Charnwood Forest awaits at Horseshoe Cottage Farm, recently converted from old stone farm buildings. Homemade bread, jams and eggs from our own chickens and honey from the bees make breakfast very special

 
 
 
Ramada Encore Leicester

Stay Play ExploreBudget Hotel with 115 rooms, £129 prpnb, Leicester, 0116 366 0150

A striking and contemporary hotel in the city's trendy Cultural Quarter, located across the road to Curve and a stroll away from the new Richard III Visitor Centre.

 
 
 
Leicester Marriott

Green Tourism Gold AwardHotel with 227 rooms, £93-£159 prpnb, Leicester

Newly refurbished hotel in a great location just minutes away from J21 of M1. Relax in one of our contemporary, spacious rooms or enjoy dining in the informal Market Kitchen or drink Paddy and Scott's coffees in the spacious atrium.

 
 
 
Hilton Leicester

VisitEngland Accredited HotelHotel with 179 rooms, £149 prpnb, Leicester

Centrally located close to J21 of M1 with spacious bedrooms. Great dining in the Court Bar and Flavours Restaurant.

 
 

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