Granby Street
Leicester
LE1 6ES

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Welcome to Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel

Choose the Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel where Victorian charm meets modern comfort in Leicester city centre.

"This fine Victorian building is right in the city centre and has been modernised to create a stylish hotel with reasonably priced rooms. Wireless internet and satellite TV are available. There is also a cosy lounge bar and restaurant" - The Times Newspaper.

Check in to Victorian elegance in a vibrant central location at the Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel.  Just two minutes away from the newly regenerated Cultural Quarter - trendy bars, excellent Asian food and great shopping are on your doorstep.  Further afield, visit the National Space Centre three miles from the hotel or explore Leicestershire countryside in Bradgate Park nine miles away.

Our sweeping Victorian staircase and grand Kings Ballroom make a romantic setting for your wedding day.  Relax with cocktails under chandeliers and classical columns in the Lounge Bar with free wireless internet access.  Do business in one of ten meeting rooms, with onsite parking and East Midlands Airport 26 miles away.
 
Stay in the city centre at the Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel, near Leicester Railway Station and St. Margaret's Bus Station both just a half mile (800m) away.  Highcross Shopping Centre is just a few minutes walk from the hotel and Belgrave Road, the UK's longest Asian shopping street, and Asian Restaurants of London Road are within a mile. The Curve Theatre and De Montfort Hall are just 5 minutes away and both Leicester University and De Montfort University are just a few minutes away.

Escape the bustle to the calm of your classic room, combining Victorian details with modern décor. All of our rooms feature flat-screen TV and complimentary standard WiFi. Upgrade to our privilege and superior rooms and enjoy complimentary premium higher speed WiFi, unlimited movies, a Nespresso coffee machine, robe and slippers and a newspaper.

Complimentary standard WiFi is available in all ten daylit meeting rooms. Celebrate your wedding in our chandeliered 250-capacity Kings Ballroom.

 

Weddings

Weddings

The hotel holds up to 350 guests and is very popular for wedding receptions, especially with our beautiful photogenic backdrop for those cherished wedding pictures.

 

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Meetings

Meetings

We have 10 naturally lit meeting rooms that hold up to 120 delegates and are ideally located and can accommodate business guests for many large companies in the immediate area.

 

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Events & Exhibitions

Events & Exhibitions

Our Kings Suite can accommodate 400 conference delegates (theatre style) or 450 for a standing drinks reception.

 

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Out and About

Out and About

Why not treat yourself to a break, after all - you deserve it!