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Cheap areas to stay in Leeds

Planning a weekend getaway to Leeds on a budget? The burgeoning student population keeps the city alive with things to do on the cheap. There are several low-cost spots near Bishopgate Street which puts you close to the city centre action and Leeds Station. You could head south to uber-hip Holbeck, an upcoming neighbourhood known for its creative culture and nightlife scene. Then there's Chapel Allerton, often dubbed the 'Notting Hill of the North'. The district has several cheap gems hidden among the leafy residential streets, green parks and cosmopolitan eateries.

Cheap hotels in Leeds

You don't need to pay top dollar to nab a night's stay in Leeds. The Discovery Inn Hotel might look functional, but it's clean and packed with amenities. Plus, they've got triple rooms if you're looking for a group trip away without paying the earth for it. If you'd prefer somewhere quieter, the Ava Residence might be just the ticket. Nestled in a leafy northern neighbourhood, this hip hideaway is one of Leeds's best value hotels. Or there's The Boundary Hotel, which provides plenty of value for money with free parking, a bar and comfortable guestrooms.

Where to find cheap food in Leeds

Leeds is awash with cheap eats designed for travellers on a budget. Get yourself down to historic Kirkdale Market to find everything from authentic plates of Vietnamese banh mi to award-winning vegetarian Indian dishes. There's more world cuisine to be found in the city centre. You can hardly walk around a street corner without finding informal local eateries knocking out bowls of fresh pasta or falafels. Just a little further north, you'll find a cluster of traditional pubs and bars in and around Merrion Street ,where you can pick up some local British pub favourites which won't break the bank.

Cheap things to do in Leeds

Leeds might be known as the party capital of the North, but there are plenty of things to do that won't cost you a penny. History buffs and culture vultures shouldn't miss exploring the ruins of Kirkstall Abbey, ogling at the artwork in The Tetley, or getting up close to the city's past at the Leeds City Museum. Then there's the Henry Moore Institute and Leeds Minster, a 19th-century Gothic building which dominates the city's skyline. You could shake off your hangover with a walk along Roundhay Park, one of the largest outdoor urban spaces in Europe, or take a bracing stroll along the Leeds and Liverpool Canal.

Cheap ways to get around Leeds

Leeds might be large, but its centre is relatively compact, making a romp around the city streets the best way to get around. You'll find most hotels in the centre are just a stone's throw from the city's attractions and things to do. If walking isn't your thing, you could always hire a bicycle. At just a few quid a day, it's one of the cheapest ways to discover the city, particularly if you want to explore the outer districts. If all else fails, you've always got the city's excellent public transport network, with buses from the centre departing every 10 minutes.

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