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The Gresham Aparthotel, Leicester

Market Street, Leicester, LE1 6DP, UK
The Gresham Aparthotel, Leicester The Gresham Aparthotel, Leicester 01164783769 Market Street Leicester
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  • Free Wifi
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Lift
  • Gym
  • Public Transport Nearby

Looking for luxury accommodation in the heart of Leicester? Look no further than the iconic Gresham Aparthotel. A stay at the Gresham gives you all the benefits of all the facilities and services you would expect from a boutique hotel, whilst also enjoying the flexibility and comfort of apartment living.

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Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Private Car Park
  • Lift
  • Gym
  • Public Transport Nearby

Number of Bedrooms: 122

Parking Spaces: 0

Steps into Hotel: 1

Check In Time: 3pm

Check Out Time: 10am

The Gresham Aparthotel in Leicester opened in November 2021 following a £17 million refurbishment. Located in one of Leicester's most iconic buildings designed by Leicester architect, Isaac Barradale in the 1800s. The building is a superb example of Leicester’s Victorian architectural heritage and three of the original units were awarded Grade II listed status in October 2017. This four star hotel in Leicester has been sympathetically renovated to incorporate stylish interiors and a home from home environment.

The Gresham Aparthotel is centrally located and ideally positioned for exploring this vibrant city which is rich and diverse with cultural heritage and a fascinating history. Nearby attractions include Leicester Museum & Art Gallery as well as King Richard III Visitor Centre. If you are looking for some retail therapy this city has a wide variety of shops to peruse at your leisure.

Whether you're looking for a studio apartment or a luxury sky room, the Gresham Aparthotel offers a range of 122 apartment style accommodation to suit your needs. All of the studios and apartments include a kitchenette, shower room, dining area and lounge area with TV. Most of the rooms include king or super king-sized beds, with some featuring double or twin beds.

The Black Iron Social is the on-site restaurant and bar at the Gresham Aparthotel. This is the perfect location for socials, good times and delicious food in a relaxed, yet stylish environment. Open from 7am - midnight Mon - Fri and 7.30am - 1am Sat - Sun. Black Iron Social offers breakfast, brunch, bar snacks and dinner alongside a selection of handpicked wines, drinks and cocktails.

The Gresham Aparthotel offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year. Book online today with My Hotel Break.



tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Toiletries
tick Air conditioning
tick Fully Equipped Kitchen
tick Wifi
tick Family Room for 3
tick Family Room for 4

The Gresham Aparthotel offers a range of apartments to suit your needs. Whether you’re looking for a cosy studio for a flying visit, a two bedroom family apartment or a luxury sky room with views over the city, this boutique aparthotel has the right room for you.

Superior Studio - Sleeps 2
The most popular option for short stays. These bright and stylish studios offer all the facilities that you need for a comfortable stay in the city.

Deluxe Studio - Sleeps 2
The Grand Studios offer all of the benefits of a Studio, with a little extra space.

Inner-Studio - Sleeps 2
The inner studios are situated in the heart of the building and are ideal for shorter stays. They have no windows or natural light but they do benefit from being amongst the quietest rooms away from the hustle and bustle of the city.

One-bed Apartment - Sleeps 2
The luxurious one-bed apartments are larger than the studios and offer separate living and sleeping areas.

Two-Bed Apartment - Sleeps 4
Ideal for families or groups of up to four. Includes two sleeping areas, in addition to the main living spaces.

Standard Studio - Sleeps 2
Includes all of the benefits of a Studio, just a little less floor space and a lower price.

One-Bed Apartment with Terrace - Sleeps 2
Experience the height of luxury in one of the sky apartments. With stunning views across the city, guests staying in these rooms are also able to access our exclusive outdoor roof terrace area.

• Induction Hob
• Microwave
• Fridge
• Kettle
• Sink and wash area – including sponge, washing up liquid and tea towel
• Food preparation area
• Crockery and cutlery
• Saucepan
• Frying pan

The Gresham Aparthotel has a self-service laundry room on-site, which is available, free of charge, for all guests to use. The laundry room includes a washer and dryer. Clothes horses / drying racks are also available for you to borrow during your stay.


Bar & Restaurant

The on-site restaurant and bar, Black Iron Social, is the perfect location for socials, good times and delicious food in a relaxed, yet stylish environment. Open from 7am - midnight Mon - Fri and 7.30am - 1am Sat - Sun. Black Iron Social offers breakfast, brunch, bar snacks and dinner alongside a selection of handpicked wines, drinks and cocktails

Their food is inspired by the fantastic ingredients sourced from local suppliers, elevated by traditional and modern cooking techniques. Using classical and further-afield flavour combinations, the menu is full of fresh flavours so, whether you’re looking to kick-start the day with brunch, grab a bite with friends or book a celebratory meal, they can cater for all tastes and occasions.

View Sample Menus Below:
A La Carte Menu
Wine & Drinks
Vegan A La Carte


tick Fitness Suite

The exclusive fitness suite is free to use for Aparthotel guests and features an excellent range of LifeFitness equipment as well as luxury changing facilities and complimentary towels.

State of the art equipment includes:

  • Cross-Trainer
  • Concept 2 Rower
  • Indoor Cycle
  • Treadmill
  • Dumbells
  • Bench

Location & Directions

Directions to the Gresham Aparthotel in Leicester

The Gresham is an iconic Grade II listed Victorian building situated on the corner of Market Street and Belvoir Street in Leicester.

There are several private and public car parks within a short walking distance. There are also a limited number of parking spaces available on the adjacent Bowling Green Street.

The Gresham has partnered with the NCP St Nicholas Circle car park (LE1 4LF, What Three Words location: ///buck.shins.voted ) to offer guests overnight parking (24 hours) for £12.50. The car park is just a 10 minute walk away. To take advantage of this discounted rate, simply speak to the aparthotel reception before you check out, who will be able to take payment and provide you with an exit pass.​

Alternatively, Leicester benefits from three park and ride schemes which are located close to major routes into the city.

Public Transport
The Gresham Aparthotel is easily accessible by bus and Leicester Train Station is just a 15 minute walk away. The train station has regular direct services to London St Pancras, Birmingham, Sheffield, Leeds and many other major UK cities.

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Cycling
tick Climbing
tick Shopping

Leicester is a vibrant city with a rich and diverse cultural heritage and a fascinating history. The city boasts a range of top attractions, some of which are listed below.

The Gresham Aparthotel's central location and excellent transport links makes it easy to get to from most major UK cities.

Top things to see and do while staying in Leciester
University of Leicester 
De Montfort University 
Curve Theatre 
De Montfort Hall
Leicester City Football Club
Morningside Arena 
Highcross Shopping Centre 
King Richard III Visitor Centre
National Space Centre
Ninja Warrior UK
Leicester Museum & Art Gallery
Abbey Park
Leicester Cathedral
Belgrave Hall
Newark Houses Museum
Abbey Pumping Station
Ashby-de-la-Zouche & Castle
Beacon Hill Country Park
Great Central Railway

For more information on things to see and do in the East Midlands view our Destination Guide

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