Recommended hotels for the first direct arena

The Queens Hotel

City Square
Leeds, England LS1 1PJ
Phone: 0330 107 1599

The Queens Hotel, the most iconic hotel in Leeds, has recently undergone a £16 million transformation to include 232 stylish bedrooms, elegant lobby and café and the brand new Grand Pacific bar and restaurant.


This perfectly located hotel is connected to Leeds Train Station and just a 12 minute walk from the first direct arena.


Ibis Styles Leeds City Centre Arena

Wade Lane , England LS2 8NJ
Phone: 0113 831 4530

ibis Styles Leeds City Centre Arena is ideally situated for easy access to bars, restaurants and shopping plus attractions like the First Direct Arena and John Lewis at Victoria Gate. The ibis Styles Leeds City Centre is in a great location for both the business and entertainment districts of the city. Enjoy free Wi-Fi access throughout as well as an all-you-can-eat continental buffet breakfast.

Dakota Leeds

8 Russell Street, England LS1 5RN
Phone: 0113 322 6261

An outstanding new luxury hotel located in the heart of Leeds City Centre, only five minutes from the first direct arena. Opulence, comfort and attention to detail are what you'll find here.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Leeds City Centre

2 Canal Wharf, England LS11
Phone: 44-0113-241 1000

DoubleTree by Hilton® Leeds City Centre is situated on Granary Wharf between Liverpool Canal and the Leeds Railway Station. Enjoy contemporary guest rooms with the latest technology features including in-room iMac TVs and computers.

Roomzzz Leeds City Centre

10 Swinegate, England LS1 4AG
Phone: 0203 504 5555

Situated only a 15-minute walk from the First Direct Arena, Roomzzz Aparthotel Leeds City features 36 modern and stylish apartments with fully fitted kitchens, super comfy beds, free Wifi and complimentary Grab n Go breakfast each morning.

Radisson Blu Hotel Leeds

No. 1 The Light, The Headrow
Leeds, England LS1 8TL
Phone: +44 (0) 113 236 6000

The 4 star deluxe Radisson Blu hotel has 147 bedrooms including business classrooms and junior suites – room amenities include free high-speed wireless internet access and a mini bar

Crowne Plaza Leeds

Wellington Street , England LS1 4DL
Phone: 0871 942 9170

The Crowne Plaza Leeds is a very pleasant 20-minute walk away from the first direct arena & 5 minutes walk from Leeds Train Station. We have 120 onsite parking spaces & we also have a full Spirit Health & Leisure Spa, including a Swimming pool, sauna, steam room & fully equipped gym.