Destination guide

Travel to friendly Leeds

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, cathedral and history with a rental holiday home in Leeds. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, bars and university setting. Local cultural sights include Royal Armouries and Thackray Medical Museum. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Leeds

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Leeds a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Turkish Baths and Health Spa (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • York Dungeon (21.8 mi / 35.2 km)
  • Leeds Park Square (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Meanwood Valley Urban Farm (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Gotts Park Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Leeds

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Leeds is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Mandela Gardens (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Leeds Park Square (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Woodhouse Moor (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Roundhay Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Tropical World (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Leeds

Fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), the closest airport, located 6.7 mi (10.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), which is 30.9 mi (49.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Leeds Station, Burley Park Station and Headingley Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near Leeds?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,091 holiday rentals near Leeds. From 334 Houses to 434 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Leeds for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Leeds?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Leeds:

  • Holbeck: 37 holiday homes
  • Harehills: 36 holiday homes
  • Leeds City Center: 65 holiday homes
  • Hunslet: 22 holiday homes
  • Heworth: 168 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Leeds?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Leeds. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Leeds City Square: 778 holiday rentals
  • Cottingley Station: 782 holiday rentals
  • Wetherby Racecourse: 1,157 holiday rentals
  • Tropical World: 1,026 holiday rentals
  • Rodley Nature Reserve: 906 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Leeds listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Leeds?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 334 Houses in Leeds. Our other popular types of Leeds holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 434 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 284 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 284 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Leeds?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Leeds. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.