City of Leicester
Leicester is a modern, cosmopolitan centre with a rich history. The thriving city is packed full of interesting attractions and boasts an economic landscape full of vibrant businesses and commercial opportunities. What’s more, it is conveniently only 30 minutes from East Midlands Airport.
Something for Everyone
From shopping and culture to business opportunities, Leicester has something to offer every visitor. The centre of the city boasts a mix of modern and historical attractions, including a wealth of art galleries and museums and even the National Space Centre. The city has its own University and boasts a vibrant student population. Visit the university’s Botanical Gardens, the New Walk Museum & Art Gallery and squeeze in a bit of history at Leicester Castle.
Meanwhile, in business parks and offices across the city, commercial opportunities await for those travelling to make a deal. There are also several great conference venues, the ideal place for planning or attending events and conferences throughout the year.
Shopping and Amenities
If you would like to explore the city’s fashion offerings, you can shop until you drop at Highcross Leicester, the Haymarket Shopping Centre or Leicester Lanes. Here you will find many high street labels as well as designer brands for all the family.
Making the most of your stay
With over 2000 years of history, it is no surprise that Leicester is popular with visitors year round. There is no shortage of reasons for you to visit and it is guaranteed you will find it an interesting destination.
Whether you are visiting the Radisson Blu Hotel, East Midlands Airport for a short stopover between flights or using the hotel as a base for exploring this great region, it offers a great location. It is conveniently close to the airport and places you within easy reach of many cities in central England, including Derby and Nottingham.