Explore the walkable area of Leicester City Centre—theaters, shopping, and popular sights from Highcross Shopping Centre to Leicester Cathedral.

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Theaters, Friendly People and Bars

Top Hotels in Leicester City Centre

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Ramada Encore by Wyndham Leicester City Centre
3 out of 5
84-90 Charles St, Leicester
$63/night
Aug 4 - Aug 5
3.9/5Very Good! (571 reviews)

"Central location - line staff friendly - rooms modern and clean - bathroom a bit of an odour .. meets expectations for a quick stay .. food not bad .. some management staff have forgotten that the "customer is king" they need retraining"…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019

Ramada Encore by Wyndham Leicester City Centre
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Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel
4 out of 5
Granby Street, Leicester
$66/night
Aug 16 - Aug 17
3.6/5Good! (495 reviews)

"Central location and comfortable bed and spacious rooms"…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2019

Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel
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Showcase Apartments - Highcross House Apart Hotel
Highcross House, Leicester
$57/night
Jul 25 - Jul 26
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)

"Very nice & pleasant stay, right next to city centre, goid parking facilities.. Customer service was excellent.. the only thing i didnt like was to pay £100 deposit i understand the reasons why it had to be paid.. i honestly think the deposit should be £50 more affordable to people.. will use and ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2019

Showcase Apartments - Highcross House Apart Hotel
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The Villare Hotel
4 out of 5
19 St. Nicholas Place, Leicester
$73/night
Jul 21 - Jul 22
4.2/5Excellent! (9 reviews)
Sunday night stop over

"Pretty good hotel, stayed once before. Clean, spacious, modern, comfortable. Breakfast was brilliant. Bar area and Bar balcony really cool with good view. Quiet (window closed) Cannot fault."…"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2019

The Villare Hotel
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Showcase Apartments Kimberley House
3 out of 5
47 Vaughan Way, Leicester
$57/night
Aug 11 - Aug 12
3.7/5Good! (23 reviews)
Apartment

"Great apartment! Friendly host!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2019

Showcase Apartments Kimberley House
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Castle Park Hotel
3 out of 5
12 Millstone Lane, Leicester
$57/night
Jul 30 - Jul 31
3.7/5Good! (204 reviews)

"Your info said full breakfast and it was continental which is untrue and I probably would not have stayed here. Also I did not realise that there was no lift and I was on the second floor. Happy with my room, staff where accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2019

Castle Park Hotel

Popular things to do in Leicester City Centre

Leicester Cathedral
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Leicester Cathedral

Home to the crypt of King Richard III, this medieval church also has impressive carvings, ornate chapels and a public art instillation.

New Walk Museum
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New Walk Museum

Examine millennia-old dinosaur fossils, mummies from ancient Egypt and work by artists such as J.M.W. Turner at this museum and gallery.

Curve Theatre
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Curve Theatre

At the heart of Leicester’s Cultural Quarter is this modern theater, which hosts everything from ballets and concerts to dramas and stand-up comedy shows.

Leicester Town Hall
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Leicester Town Hall

Marvel at the intricate craftsmanship of this 19th-century landmark, take a tour of its stately rooms and relax in a leafy public square.

Leicester Guildhall
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Leicester Guildhall

Discover the stories of infamous local villains, examine medieval artifacts and attend live music events at one of England’s oldest civic buildings.

St. Nicholas Church
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St. Nicholas Church

Visit this quaint parish church to admire Saxon-era architectural features, Roman tiles and a collection of attractive stained-glass windows.

Top activities in Leicester City Centre

Drayton Manor Park, home of Thomas Land
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Drayton Manor Park, home of Thomas Land

$35

Create fun family memories at Drayton Manor Park, home of Thomas Land anytime throughout the main park season which usually runs between March and October enjoying all the thrills and spills of the park.

Alton Towers Resort Tickets
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Alton Towers Resort Tickets

$39

Unleash the ‘Power of the Towers’ this year as you share joy, laughter and thrills with family and friends at Britain’s Greatest Escape! From rushing through the burning Wicker Man to simply witnessing a small child’s delight as they disco dance with Ubercorn in CBeebies Land, there really is something for everyone to enjoy at Alton Towers Resort! This year, share even more fun and thrills as the Resort launches some amazing new attractions.

Aspire Lounge by Servisair at Birmingham Airport (BHX)
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Aspire Lounge by Servisair at Birmingham Airport (BHX)

$31

Kick up your travel-weary feet with a first-class relaxation experience in the Aspire Lounge. This peaceful oasis offers a convenient escape from the airport bustle, complete with access to amenities such as Wi-Fi, TV, magazines, and delicious snacks.

Other neighborhoods in Leicester

Hamilton
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Hamilton

Hamilton is a welcoming neighborhood.

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