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NORTHUMBRIA & YORKSHIRE
The University of Leeds
contact:
Harriet Sargeant
telephone:
0113 343 6100
email:
harriet@universallyleeds.co.uk
web:
www.universallyleeds.co.uk
General Information
Local attractions include Harewood House, Temple Newsome, Royal Armouries and Thackery Museum. Along with a thriving city centre packed with shops and boutiques.
Location & Access
The University of Leeds is centrally situated between London and Edinburgh and is serviced by excellent road, rail and air links. We have a traffic-free campus that is a few minutes walk from the cosmopolitan city centre of Leeds.
Group Accommodation
The University has over 2000 bedrooms, many of which have recently been refurbished. All standard rooms have a washbasin and tea & coffee making facilities. There is a wide range of catering on campus from our award winning chefs. Leisure options cover full indoor and outdoor facilities, including a swimming pool in the City, six squash and 12 badminton courts, gym, sun beds, darts and snooker.
Meetings (Vacation-Time)
During vacation periods, a wide range of room capacities and a mixture of standard and en-suite bedrooms mean the University offers the perfect location for organisations searching for a large-scale residential venue for conferences and exhibitions. Up to 870 delegates can be accommodated in a range of tiered lecture theatres and flat-floored meeting rooms. A professional Conference Management service can relieve organisers of the day-to-day administration of the event.
Short Breaks
Explore the buzzing city of Leeds from our Clarence Dock Apartments. Located on the banks of the River Aire, next to the Royal Armouries Museum, it is just a 10 minute walk to the city's shops, bars and restaurants. Visit www.universallyleeds.co.uk for more information and to book a room.
Meetings (Any-Time)
The University of Leeds offers four off-campus Halls providing self-contained facilities capable of hosting day meetings throughout the year. With capacity for up to 280 people in a single room, the University can accommodate the requirements of most organisations. Excellent service and catering make it the perfect location.
Vacation Dates
2007 Summer 16 June - 14 September
2007 Christmas 8 December - 6 January
2008 Easter 13 March - 13 April
2008 Summer 14 June - 21 September
2008 Christmas 13 December - 11 January
Facilities Any-time Vacation-time
Meeting Capacity 280 550
Dining Seated 600 600
Dining Buffet 800 800
En-suite Beds 0 180
Standard Beds 0 2000
Rates (inc VAT) from Any-time Vacation-time
Day Delegate Rate 26.50 26.50
24 Hour Rate N/A 71.50
Groups (B&B; Rate) N/A On Request
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