Cookie information: We love cookies - you can dunk them in your tea!
This website may put "tracking cookies" on your computer to help us improve your experience on our website, to analyse its performance and to allow us to promote the website. You can find out more in our privacy policy. Unfortunately you can't eat our tracking cookies but you can set your web browser to stop them downloading to your computer or you can just delete them from your computer. Here's a good recipe for cookies that you can dunk in your tea!

(This message is only intended to appear the first time you visit and then at six month intervals)

Close

Leicestershire Hotels


Find and book hotels

Amenities

Check-in
Check-out


Need 4 rooms or more?
Please call us.

Click for information - opens in new window

Click for information - opens in new window

Click for information - opens in new window

I have a

Info
Info
Info
Info

 

HOTEL LOCATIONS WITHIN 25 MILES OF SEARCH

HOTEL NAMES WITH  

Close
Our little web men are running around to find you the perfect break Did you know....all Best Western hotels have FREE internet!
Cancel
Please Wait loading

Get in touch


08445 76 76 76

Best Western have 5 hotels in Leicestershire

> See all hotels in Leicestershire

Book a hotel a hotel in Leicestershire with Best Western. This county cannot fail to inspire you and is packed with plenty of things to do and see, no matter what the weather. In the multicultural heartbeat of the East Midlands, a stay in a Leicestershire hotel marries colourful ethnic festivals and cuisine with idyllic sprawling countryside studded with pretty market towns and historic Wars of the Roses battlefields.

Town and city breaks in Leicestershire

There’s zero gravity for mini-astronauts to experience at Leicester’s National Space Centre. Curry fans mop up their aloo gobi at one of dozens of Asian restaurants in the city’s Belgrave Road. The city centre of the county’s main city has recently undergone a style revolution, offering an impressive selection of shopping and unique boutiques. If you fancy a unique day out shopping from your Leicestershire hotel, head to Leicester Lanes, Stoneygate and St Martins Square where not even the experienced second-hand shopper will know where to start.
The market town of Melton Mowbray is the pork pie capital of the world – but don’t go too crazy or you’ll fit into the enormous waistcoat of the19th century’s Daniel Lambert, believed then to be the fattest man in existence. It’s displayed at Leicester’s Newarke Houses Museum.

Holidays in the Leicestershire countryside

At Bosworth Battlefield, where the last great conflict on English soil took place in 1485, you can imagine you’re part of Richard III’s enemy streaming down Ambien Hill. It’s only a short hop from your Leicestershire hotel to the bluebells in the National Forest or carp fishing at Snibston Country Park. Head to one of Leicestershire's many country parks such as Bradgate Country Park to see the ruins of the childhood home of Lady Jane Grey and the folly Old John, or Market Bosworth Country Park to explore its landscape.

Attractions in Leicestershire

Sir Frank Whittle pioneered modern aviation by inventing the jet engine in Lutterworth. You can see the signed bottle of champagne he drank to celebrate his achievement in 1941 at the town’s museum. For inquiring minds, a guided tour of Leicester’s Jain Centre gives an insight into this little-known religion. For a great way to see this wonderful county book a barge from your Leicestershire hotel and take a barge ride down the famous Grand Union Canal. If this form of transport doesn’t float your boat, try a trip on a steam train at the great Central Railway. Book a hotel in Leicestershire with Best Western and become involved with this wonderful and historic county.

Attractions in Leicestershire:


Leicester Guildhall. Courtesy of Leicester Shire Promotions Limited
The Guildhall

Opening times:
Sat & Mon-Wed 11am-4.30pm; Sun 1pm-4.30pm Feb - Dec 2013; not Thu or Fri (annual)

Jewry Wall Museum

Opening times:
11am-4.30pm Feb - Oct 2013 (annual)

St Mary's Guildhall in Coventry
St Mary's Guildhall

Opening times:
Sun-Thu 10am-4pm Mar - Oct 2013; not Fri or Sat (annual)

Burghley House, Stamford. Courtesy of Burghley House
Burghley House

Opening times:
Sat-Thu 11am-5pm (last entry 4.30pm) Mar - Oct 2013; not Fri (annual)

Nemesis, Alton Towers Resort. Courtesy of Alton Towers
Alton Towers

Opening times:
Daily 10am-5pm/6pm, depending on season Feb 2013 (various dates)

What's on in Leicestershire:


Leicester's Darbar Festival of South Asian Music, photo courtesy of Darbar festival
Darbar South Asian Music Festival

Dates Open:
27/09/2014 to 30/09/2014

Vegetable medley. Photo by Annie Mills, © Whatsonwhen
Farmers' Market

Dates Open:
16/07/2015 to 16/07/2015
18/06/2015 to 18/06/2015
15/01/2015 to 15/01/2015
19/03/2015 to 19/03/2015
18/12/2014 to 18/12/2014
16/04/2015 to 16/04/2015
21/05/2015 to 21/05/2015
16/10/2014 to 16/10/2014
18/09/2014 to 18/09/2014
20/11/2014 to 20/11/2014
19/02/2015 to 19/02/2015

St Mary's Guildhall in Coventry
Heritage Open Days

Dates Open:
09/09/2014 to 11/09/2014

Abbots Bromley Horn Dance

Dates Open:
12/09/2014 to 12/09/2014

Horse of the Year Show

Dates Open:
04/10/2014 to 09/10/2014

BPM

Dates Open:
01/10/2014 to 03/10/2014

  View More...

Content provided by Frommers Unlimited, copyright © 2012: Whatsonwhen Ltd, John Wiley & Sons, Inc