Enjoy Driving in England with a Car Hire in Leeds
Leeds or the Knightsbridge of the North is a city within the ceremonial county of West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. It lies along the banks of Aire River north-northwest of central London and experiences an oceanic climate. Its history dates way back the 5th century and was then known to be under the kingdom of Elmet. The city experienced rapid growth throughout time. Today, Leeds serves as the County of West Yorkshire's centre of culture, commerce and finance.
Leeds is the only English city outside of London with its own repertory theatre, opera house and ballet companies. Leeds Art Gallery has one of the nations best collections of contemporary British art and the city is home to the Royal Armouries and the national collection of arms and armour. There is also plenty of parking in and around Leeds for your VroomVroomVroom hire car.
Yorkshire's very own opera superstar and internationally renowned soprano Lesley Garrett CBE is the headline performer at this years (2012) annual outdoor picnic-style concert. Lesley will be joined on stage by American tenor and rising opera sensation Noah Stewart together with renowned baritone David Kemptser.
Why book a car rental in Leeds with VroomVroomVroom?
- Our suppliers have 14 different locations within the city. You can select from any of these locations where to pick up your car hire. Get prices from Alamo, Avis. Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and Thrifty.
- In addition, whatever the purpose of your travel, you can be confident that our suppliers will have the perfect car hire for you. From small economical cars to large vans and SUV's, they have a wide-range of vehicle fleet.
- Choosing a car hire in Leeds from VroomVroomVroom not only gives you great value for money and great service, it also gives you peace of mind that you have found the best rate of the day for hiring a car. Contact us today if you have further enquiries.
Driving Tips in Leeds
Top Attractions within Leeds
When choosing to pick up your VroomVroomVroom car rental in Leeds, you have the choice of the following locations that would be quite handy should you be visiting any of the attractions below. You have Alamo Low Road, Enterprise Gelderd Road, Europcar Low Road, Hertz Springwell Road and Thrifty Sheepscar Street South depots to choose from.
2nd World War Experience Centre commemorates the events during the World War II in the face of its huge collection of documents, photographs, posters, survivors' testimonies and so much more. It is located at 5 Feast Field, Horsforth, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.
Leeds City Art Gallery is located at The Headrow, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. It is an award winning gallery famous for homing different types of magnificent artworks and displays related to arts aside from the modern artworks that it sells. Make sure you hire a car with a big boot incase you buy some artwork!
Leeds Chinatown is situated along Lady Lane, Leeds, England, United Kingdom. The area homes thousands of Chinese people and a number of restaurants and shops. It is in the said area where one can have authentic Asian foods and products for a very affordable price.
Leeds Kirkgate Market can be found in 34 George Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. It is one of England's oldest and largest indoor market with thousands of visitors especially every Saturday. It homes wide variety of products to choose from all of affordable price making it one of best places to spend the day. Plenty of parking for your hire car so you can shop till you drop!
The Grand Theatre and Opera House is located at 46 New Briggate, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. It is housed in an ornate 18th century building. The theatre and Opera House is popular for its architectural style and the different types of performances that it features all throughout the year.
Royal Armouries Museum is the United Kingdom's National Museum of Arms and Armour, including artillery. As a museum they have a duty of care for these objects, to keep them, study them and increase their knowledge of them, so that this can be passed to future generations along with the objects themselves.
Leeds City Museum lets you experience a whole world of discovery. Explore four floors of interactive and exciting galleries. Come face-to-face with the Leeds tiger, step into Ancient Worlds to meet Nesyamun, the Leeds mummy and dig for fossils in the Life on Earth gallery. You won't find any of VroomVroomVroom's car rentals inside the museum just yet, just make sure you leave your car hire in the car park outside!
Harewood is situated in the heart of Yorkshire, truly one of the treasure houses of England. The house itself was built in the 18th century and has art collections that could rival the finest in the land in the setting of Yorkshire's most beautiful landscape.
Temple Newsam House has experienced total care with the restoration and maintenance of the house and gardens, comprising of over 1500 acres of parkland, woodland and farmland. Home Farm, within Temple Newsam is an ideal day out for young families and has an extensive range of animals. This is the largest working rare breeds farm in Europe, and only one of 16 nationally approved by the Rare Breeds Survival Trust. Well worth a visit when you are in the area.
Thackray Museum has its origins in the Leeds based medical supply company Chas F Thackray Ltd. Founded in 1902, the company remained private until its sale in 1990 to a multinational medical company. Paul Thackray, established a charitable trust fund with the aim of building a medical museum based upon the small collection of medical equipment, books and trade literature which had started as the company archive. Simply through purchase and donations this has now grown to include over an amazing 42,000 objects, 18,000 books including the largest collection of medical trade literature in the world.
The Roundhay Fox in Leeds is a quaint country pub & restaurant with an abundance of rural charm and rustic character. With picturesque surroundings providing the perfect backdrop for experiencing the hearty, seasonal pub-food, and the carefully handled cask ales and fine wines that grace the bar. And of course, FREE parking for your car hire from VroomVroomVroom.