Things to do in Leeds

Rich local history, world-class sports, fantastic shopping and diverse year-round entertainment are just some of the things that make Leeds such a great place for everyone to enjoy. Leeds offers unrivalled visitor attractions and experiences, from jousting at the Royal Armouries, to the stunning surroundings of Harewood House and the outstanding collections at Leeds’ many galleries and museums.

Local Attractions

There are plenty of attractions close to the hotel for families to enjoy. Why not view our family facilities page to see how we can make your stay more enjoyable.

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Music & Events

Clayton Hotel Leeds is located less than 3 miles from Leeds Arena, making this an ideal place to stay of you are looking for a hotel close by.

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Sporting Events

Leeds has something for everyone when it comes to sports.

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Local Area

Leeds boasts a rich creative heritage. It hosts the Leeds International Pianoforte Competition and the Leeds International Film Festival, and is home to the West Yorkshire Playhouse. It is also the only English city outside London to have its own opera and ballet companies – the internationally acclaimed Opera North and Northern Ballet.

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Since Harvey Nichols opened a store in Leeds, their first outside London, the city has been dubbed the ‘Knightsbridge of the North’. Leeds is a shopaholic’s dream – from the elegant Corn Exchange, to the exquisite Victoria Quarter, and the vibrant Kirkgate Market, the city caters for every taste.

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