Monday 17th June 2019
Are you in Leeds for a short city break? Beyond the obvious appeals of Leeds such as the wonderful shops, restaurants and nightlife, there are multiple landmarks that you ought to visit while you are here.
Our serviced apartments west Yorkshire are based just outside of the centre of Leeds, so they are perfectly located if you plan to explore Leeds while you are in the area. Also, our apartments are not too far from the train station, so if you want to travel somewhere a little further afar for the day and you do not fancy taking the car or the bus, travelling is made easy!
In this article, we are going to have a look at some of the landscapes that you can visit in and around Leeds.
Kirkstall Abbey, one of the best-preserved abbeys in Britain, is located just outside of Leeds and is easily accessible on public transport. a truly iconic landmark based in the Leeds area, this is one location that you definitely want to visit it before you head back home.
You can spend a day out visiting Kirkstall Abbey because there is plenty going on. Beyond exploring the well-kept ruins themselves, you can also explore some of the story behind it in the visitor centre, as well as enjoy a walk along the river or a picnic by the waterside.
More than simply a beautiful building situated in Leeds, Leeds Minster is well worth a visit while you are in the area. Located fairly close to our serviced apartments west Yorkshire, this building was granted Minster status in 2012 after being initially opened in 1841.
While you can visit the Minster to worship, you can also visit the Minster to soak up the atmosphere of a building that is steeped in history. You can even drop in for a bite to eat in the Refectory if you are just passing looking for somewhere to eat.
Whether you are a football fan or not, Leeds is home to one of the most iconic football stadiums in the country. Although Leeds haven’t been a Premier League team for quite some time now, they still have one of the most magnificent stadiums outside of the English top flight.
This is truly one of Leeds’ landmarks. It is definitely worth a visit whether you are a massive fan of football or you simply have a casual interest.
If you are going to be visiting Leeds in the near future and you are still on the search for the perfect accommodation, consider stopping with us! We have some of the finest serviced apartments that you will find in the country, and we were recently voted the 16th best hotel in the UK. Our apartments are available for anything from one night to an indefinite period, so no matter how long you are in the wonderful city of Leeds you can find a home with us at The Chambers. Remember, we offer way more than just a bed!