Destination guide

Travel to friendly Leeds

Enjoy the area's theater scene, cathedral and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay 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 accommodations 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 cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Leeds a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural features in Leeds

Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Leeds

Fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), the closest airport, located 6.7 mi (10.7 km) from the city center. 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 traveling by train, Leeds Station, Burley Park Station and Headingley Station are the main stations in the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Leeds?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,067 vacation rentals near Leeds. From 328 Houses to 415 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Leeds for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Leeds:

  • Leeds City Center: 61 vacation rentals
  • Holbeck: 36 vacation rentals
  • Harehills: 37 vacation rentals
  • Hunslet: 21 vacation rentals
  • Heworth: 177 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Leeds?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Leeds. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • 02 Academy Leeds: 738 vacation rentals
  • Leeds City Square: 746 vacation rentals
  • Fairburn Ings: 775 vacation rentals
  • Headingley Stadium: 774 vacation rentals
  • Roundhay Park: 960 vacation 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Leeds?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 328 Houses in Leeds. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Leeds include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 415 rentals available
  • Cottages: 284 rentals available
  • Cabins: 284 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Leeds?

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