Budget Friendly Accommodation close to Railway

The City Rooms

LE1 5AW, Leicester, Hotel Street

Having undergone a careful restoration, this beautiful Georgian Grade I Listed Building now boasts 4 luxurious Boutique hotel suites in the heart of Leicester City Centre. A place for celebration and business, The City Rooms... read more

62 reviews 8.6
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£ 65.00

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ibis Leicester

LE1 1PL, Leicester, St. George's Way, Constitution Hill

In the centre of Leicester, just 5 minutes’ walk from the train station and the very heart of the city, this modern hotel offers comfortable accommodation, free Wi-Fi, and good facilities at great-value rates. The... read more

2104 reviews 8.3
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£ 40.00

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Belmont Hotel Leicester

LE1 7GR, Leicester, De Montfort St

In the heart of Leicester, this elegant Victorian townhouse is less than 500 metres from the railway station. The family-run boutique-style hotel offers free parking, stylish en-suite rooms, and unlimited free WiFi. The Belmont has... read more

1838 reviews 8.8
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£ 63.00

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Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel

LE1 6ES, Leicester, 73 Granby St

In Leicester city centre, this grand Victorian hotel features a Marco's New York Italian restaurant, original features and a 24-hour front desk. On-site parking is available, and Leicester Rail Station is just 300 metres away.... read more

1433 reviews 7.1
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£ 60.00

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Ramada Encore Leicester City Centre

LE1 1GE, Leicester, 86-90 Charles Street

A 5-minute walk from Leicester Rail Station and the shops and restaurants of the city centre, this hotel has free Wi-Fi throughout. There is a ground-floor bar and bistro restaurant, and multi-storey car parking is... read more

1908 reviews 8.1
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£ 61.20

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Grafton House

LE2 0ND, Leicester, 7-13 Saxby Street

Situated on the outskirts of Leicester city centre, the Grafton House is just 5 minutes’ walk from Leicester Railway Station. It offers free Wi-Fi throughout and a bar. The Grafton House offers rooms which include... read more

546 reviews 7.3
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£ 29.00

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Castle Park Hotel

LE1 5JN, Leicester, 12 Millstone Lane

Castle Park is located in the centre of Leicester and 10 minutes’ walk from the railway station. This bed and breakfast offers pleasant rooms with free WiFi. Each room at Castle Park has a TV... read more

703 reviews 8
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£ 55.00

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KG Short Stay Express Luxury Apartments

LE1 5JP, Leicester, 3 Chancery Place, Millstone Lane

KG Short Stay Express Luxury Apartments is set in the Leicester City Centre of Leicester, close to De Montfort University, St Martins House Conference Centre and Leicester Castle. Complimentary WiFi is offered and private parking... read more

133 reviews 6.7
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£ 60.00

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Flat 6 3 chancery place

LE1 5JN, Leicester, Millstone Lane Flat 6 3chancery place

Flat 6 3 chancery place is situated in the Leicester City Centre district of Leicester, 2.3 km from University of Leicester, 2.8 km from Belgrave Road and less than 1 km from St Martins House... read more

42 reviews 6.7
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£ 65.00

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St Martins Lodge

LE1 5PZ, Leicester, 7 Peacock Lane

Situated in the Leicester City Centre of Leicester, St Martins Lodge is close to sights such as De Montfort University, St Martins House Conference Centre and Leicester Castle. Free WiFi is available and private parking... read more

361 reviews 9.3
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£ 85.00

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flat 12 Suzzanes quarter

LE5 3GW, Leicester, le53gw

In the Leicester City Centre district of Leicester, close to Belgrave Road, flat 12 Suzzanes quarter features free WiFi and a washing machine. Offering private parking, the apartment is 2.5 km from De Montfort University.... read more

32 reviews 7.4
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£ 100.00

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Safe Move - 23 Lancaster House

LE1 7HB, Leicester, 23 Lancaster Place

Set in Leicester, near University of Leicester, De Montfort University and Welford Road Stadium, Safe Move - 23 Lancaster House features free WiFi. The units come with parquet floors and feature a fully equipped kitchen... read more

8 reviews 7.3
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£ 40.00

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Lancaster Studio Apartments

LE1 6YT, Leicester, 21 Lancaster Road

Lancaster Studio Apartments is located in the Leicester City Centre of Leicester, close to De Montfort University, University of Leicester and Welford Road Stadium. Popular points of interest near the apartment include Leicester Castle, St... read more

36 reviews 8
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£ 40.00

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Leicester Luxury Apartment - S05

LE1 1QD, Leicester, 21 Queen St S05 The Rowley Building

Located in the Leicester City Centre of Leicester, just 1.7 km from Belgrave Road and 2.2 km from De Montfort University, Leicester Luxury Apartment - S05 provides accommodation with city views and free WiFi. Housed... read more

26 reviews 8
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£ 120.00

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Lancaster Place Apartments

LE1 7HB, Leicester, 19 Lancaster Road

Situated in Leicester, near University of Leicester, De Montfort University and Welford Road Stadium, Lancaster Place Apartments features free WiFi. A microwave, a fridge and oven are also available in the kitchen, as well as... read more

33 reviews 7.7
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£ 40.00

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Granby Apartment

LE1 1PA, Leicester, Northampton Square (Off Northampton street)

Right in the centre of Leicester, situated within a short distance of De Montfort University and St Martins House Conference Centre, Granby Apartment offers free WiFi, air conditioning and household amenities such as a microwave... read more

21 reviews 8.6
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£ 70.00

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The Cultural Quarter Boutique

LE1 1RD, Leicester, Flat 1 Exchange Buildings 48 Rutland Street

Offering free WiFi and free private parking, The Cultural Quarter Boutique is located in Leicester, within just 1.8 km of St Martins House Conference Centre. This apartment is 2.5 km from Belgrave Road and 1.8... read more

5 reviews 7.6
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£ 87.00

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Luxury Lancaster Place Studio Apartments

LE1 6YT, Leicester, 25 Lancaster Road

Set in Leicester, near University of Leicester, De Montfort University and Welford Road Stadium, Luxury Lancaster Place Studio Apartments features free WiFi. The units come with parquet floors and feature a fully equipped kitchen with... read more

24 reviews 8
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£ 55.00

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Studio apartment sleeps unto 6 people

LE5 3GW, Leicester, 11 Humberstone Road Noulen Quarter

Offering free WiFi and city views, Studio apartment sleeps unto 6 people is an accommodation situated right in the heart of Leicester, just 1.7 km from Belgrave Road and less than 1 km from The... read more

26 reviews 7.4
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£ 40.50

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Luxury Lavish Studio Apartments LE1

LE1 7HB, Leicester, 27 Lancaster Road

Luxury Lavish Studio Apartments LE1 features accommodation situated in Leicester, 3.2 km from Belgrave Road and 1.5 km from Leicester Castle. Popular points of interest near the apartment include University of Leicester, De Montfort University... read more

24 reviews 7.7
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£ 60.00

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Leicester City Centre – one of the oldest in England


b&b roomLeicester is a very historical city and one of the oldest cities in England. It was founded by the Romans in 50CE and so the city has many fascinating historical attractions. There is an ancient Roman forum and baths, and the nearby St Nicholas church was built over 1200 years ago.

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The town also has a lot of culture, there are many excellent museums and art galleries exhibiting both contemporary and art from other periods in history. The city has experienced rapid growth through the centuries and is now a very friendly and cosmopolitan town with people from all races, backgrounds and cultures making Leicester very culturally diverse.

There is excellent nightlife too with plenty of bars, music venues and nightclubs. Many cultural performances are held so there is something for everyone. Football fans can also visit the city’s football club ground, King Power Stadium, and watch an exciting home game of the Foxes.

There is no shortage of overnight accommodation for visitors on short breaks that will suit all budgets, from cheap b&b’s to 5-star Leicester city hotel rooms. There are also a number of low cost properties in central Leicester. Much of the accommodation to rent for the night is situated within walking distance of the main attractions and touristic sights.

Where to Stay near the railway station


leicester railway stationThere is no shortage of cheap hotels in Leicester, apartments and bed and breakfast accommodation in the city. The best place to stay is in and around the city centre as this area is close to all of the main attractions, cafes, restaurants, shopping centres, the National Space Centre, and night spots. The centre is also very attractive and it is possible to walk everywhere.

The train and coach services are all within walking distance and there are plenty of transport links to other parts of the town. Visitors staying in Leicester central that want to explore the beautiful countryside and attractions just outside Leicester will find it easy to get a train or bus from the stations.

As well as budget establishments, there are more upmarket options for rent in the centre, especially around St Nicholas Circle, which is at the end of the high street. There are also bed and breakfast (last minute) accommodation and 5-star hotels at the south of the city. This area is perfect for those who would like to stay somewhere a little quieter. Leicester station is only a minutes drive away.

Located in Leicestershire England UK


Leicester Railway Station is the main station, located not far from the city center. The main entrance is on London Road.

There is on a direct line into St Pancras International, the home of Eurostar. There are also direct rail links to Birmingham, Sheffield, Nottingham, Derby, East Midlands Parkway (for East Midlands Airport), Peterborough, Luton and Stansted Airport.

Address : London Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 0QB, United Kingdom

Location : to the east of the city centre.

Train Line : lies on the Midland Main Line, and line to Lincoln, Birmingham and Stansted Airport.

Mainly Served by : East Midlands Trains and CrossCountry

Car Hire : Avis

Operated and Managed by : East Midlands Trains

Ticket Office : Available

Ticket Machines : Available

WiFi : is available

Sat Nav Postcode : LE2 0QB

Region : East Midlands

County : Leicestershire

Hotels near Leicester railway station : in city center on St Georges Way, De Montfort Street, London Road, Saxby Street, and West Walk.

St Margaret’s Bus and Coach Station LE1 3AG


The city centre of Leicester is served by two coach stations which are St Margaret’s Bus Station in Gravel Street, and the Charles Street terminus.

Address St Margaret’s Bus Station

Gravel Street, Leicester, LE1 3AG

Nearby London Road


The Little Theatre (Dover Street, LE1 6PW England): great small and lovely intimate theatre. There are some really good amateur dramatic productions staged here.

Leicestershire Museum and Art Gallery (53 New Walk, United Kingdom): nice museum and art gallery. Two dinosaur skeletons are permanently installed in the museum as well as an Egyptian area, minerals of Leicestershire, the first Charnia fossil identified nearby, and a wildspace area featuring stuffed animals from around the world.

De Montfort Hall (Granville Rd, Leicestershire LE1 7RU, England): music and performance venue, situated adjacent to Victoria Park and is named after Simon de Montfort, Earl of Leicester. The viewing from most seats is very good.