Radisson Blu Hotel, East Midlands Airport

Leicester


Leicester is a modern, cosmopolitan destination with a rich history. The thriving city is packed full of fascinating attractions and boasts an economic landscape with plenty of vibrant businesses and commercial opportunities. What’s more, it's conveniently located only 30 minutes from East Midlands Airport.

Things to see and do

From shopping and culture to business opportunities, you’ll find something to suit in Leicester. The city centre offers a captivating mix of modern and historic attractions, including a wealth of art galleries, museums and even the National Space Centre. The city also has its own university and a vibrant student population. Be sure to visit the university’s Botanical Gardens, the New Walk Museum & Art Gallery before squeezing in a bit of history at Leicester Castle.

If you're travelling for business, Leicester also offers a host of commercial opportunities in business parks and offices across the city. There are also several great conference venues, which are ideal if you’re planning or attending events and conferences throughout the year.
 

Fabulous shopping choices

If you'd 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'll 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 just waiting to be discovered, it is no surprise that Leicester is popular with visitors year round. There's an endless selection of entertaining things to see and do, whatever your interests. You can easily plan an action-packed day out in Leicester while staying at the Radisson Blu Hotel at East Midlands Airport. The hotel is only about 30 minutes' drive from the city, making it a great base for shopping, sightseeing and business, as well as flights.