Hilton Leicester has the ideal central location for a successful meeting, being just 200 yards from junction 21 of the M1, and within a half-hour drive of Coventry, Northampton and Derby. We’re also only 15 minutes’ drive from Nottingham East... Read More
Find your perfect Leicester venues now by using our sophisticated venue finder. Based on the River Soar is has a population of around 330,000 making it the largest city in the East Midlands area and the second largest in the midlands behind Birmingham. Leicestershire is a major commercial and manufacturing centre. Its economy is the largest in the East Midlands, accounting for almost a quarter of the region's GDP (£11billion) and providing jobs for 437,000 people.
Leicester has fantastic transport links and is located on the Midland Main Line and close to the M1 motorway and as such a number of major companies, such as Walkers Crisps, Dunelm Mill, Next, Jessops, Shoe Zone & Goldsmiths are located here. British Gas, Caterpillar, Wal-Mart and Topps Tiles also have a major presence in the locality. There are numerous Conference venues in Leicester able to accommodate business meetings and business conferences on a day to day basis.
Corporate Hospitality Venues in Leicester
The city is also home to the Leicester Tigers and Leicester City FC so sports hospitality is always an option, however with plenty of high end hotels based in and around the city there is always a place to stay especially if you are looking to combine a corporate hospitality venue in Leicester with an overnight stay. You may be looking to hold a corporate event, or an award ceremony at a venue in Leicester, if so you will not be disappointed with what the city has to offer.
Leicester Wedding Reception Venues
The city has the highest ethnic minority population in the United Kingdom in terms of its size, particularly of South Asian origin. To cater for the South Asian community, there are many Muslim, Hindu, Sikh and other places of worship and the Melton Road district serves as a focus, containing a large number of Asian restaurants and other small businesses. As you can imagine Leicester Asian wedding venues are in high demand and most venues can cater for large events.
Leicester is a centre for higher education, with both the University of Leicester and De Montfort University being based in the city, so you may want to look to utilise the many academic venues in Leicester for your corporate training event or seminar.
Leicester Office Christmas Party Venues
Leicester as with most major UK cities has always a popular choice as a party venue and has a burgeoning nightlife, with a myriad of bars clubs and restaurants. The Christmas season will see many in the events industry change their focus so that Nottingham is not left behind as an option for office Christmas party venues. In fact, with so many major companies based in the area, it is not uncommon for there to be a plentiful supply of executive Christmas party venues in Leicester.