If your thinking of staying at Ascot Grange Hotel and wondering what there is to do around the local area you will not be disappointed.
1.Restaurants. Ascot Grange Hotel is within walking distance of a variety of quality restaurants.Here are just a few.Salvo’s, voted the UK’s Best Neighbourhood Italian Restaurant by Gordon Ramsay on Channel 4’s the “F Word”. Sukhothai Listed in The Times as one of top 10 Thai restaurants in the UK a few years ago (an excellent Thai restaurant).The Olive Tree an excellent Greek restaurant listed in the good food guide 2012.
2.Pubs and Bars.Ascot Grange Hotel is within walking distance of a variety of bars and restaurants catering to the party goers (Box,Sky Rack,Arc,Original Oak pub) or to the more distinguished customer looking to sample a wide range of traditional and specialist beers (Arcadia Ale and Wine Bar).
3.Sports.Ascot Grange Hotel is within walking distance of the world famous,world champions Leeds Rhinos and Yorkshire County Cricket ground, which venues county as well as international games.
4.Entertainment and Hertiage. 1.5 miles from 13,500 seater Leeds Arena, with a variety of events all year round. Within walking distance is the Cottage Road Cinema,the oldest cinema in Leeds and one of the oldest cinemas in the UK, showing films since 1912.A little further a field is the picturesque ruins of Kirkstall Abbey a ruined cistercian monastery disestablished by Henry VIII and close to Kirkstall Abbey is the Warner village. A complex of resturants,pub,cinema,sports gym and bowling.
5.Shopping. Ascot Grange Hotel is located 2 miles from the city centre and their are buses going every ten minutes from the hotel to the city for your convenience or you can hop into a taxi from the hotel to the city centre for around £6.Leeds is extremely popular for shopping and having recently built the Trinity indoor shopping centre with Harvey Nichols opposite, Victoria gate with John Lewis and many more shops you are bound to spend money.