Art Hostel is the first social enterprise in the UK, providing affordable accommodation created by artists. Situated within a converted seed warehouse on the oldest street in Leeds city centre. The project has been developed by contemporary arts’ charity East Street Arts who have been supporting artists locally and internationally for over 25 years.
Leeds has a thriving independent grassroots and DIY art scene and Art Hostel contributes to the experience of visiting and staying in Leeds, encouraging visitors to access the artistic underbelly. We provide the physical infrastructure for you to get involved: to make, create, debate, sleep and explore.
Affordable and unique accommodation in the heart of Leeds city centre. A Social Enterprise by East Street Arts. (registered charity number 1077401)
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- Age Restriction
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Free Breakfast
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- House Keeping
- Iron / Ironing Board
- Linen Included
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Safe Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Art Hostel Policies & Conditions:
Cancellation policy: 48 hours before arrival.
Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards. This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival. We do not accept American Express.
Check in from 15.00.
Check out before 10:30.
Photo ID required to check-in. ie. Drivers License / Passport / National ID Card only accepted.
No stag or hen parties.
24 hour Reception.
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Coach Station (3 minute walk)
*Exit the Coach Station via the York Street exit.
*Turn right onto York Street.
*Walk straight for about 100 metres.
*Turn Left onto Harper Street.
*The hostel is facing you at the end of Harper Street on Kirkgate.
Train Station (10 minute walk)
* Exit the Train station via New Station Street Exit
*Turn right onto New Station Street
*Walk for about 50 metres
*Turn right onto Boar Lane
*Walk straight onto Duncan Street
*Keep walking straight onto Call Lane
*Walk past the Corn Exchange on your right hand-side
*Turn right onto Kirkgate
*Walk for about 150 metres
*We are on the right hand side
We are located on Leeds' oldest street right in the city centre. Being a 3 minute walk from the coach station and 8 minutes by foot from the train station we are in an ideal location for people arriving in Leeds by public transport.