Hotels in Bradford

Carmel Smickersgill, Tours & Activities Editor

Take a trip to the picturesque and changeable landscape of Yorkshire, with Haworth and the Bronte’s moors in close proximity to the multicultural and vibrant cultural life of Bradford’s city centre, there’s plenty to see and do on a weekend getaway in the city. As with any short break the accommodation can be the shiny jewel or party ruiner, that’s why we’ve rounded up some of the best places to stay in Bradford.

If you’re looking for a luxury getaway that’s walking distance from theatres, galleries and museums, you can’t go wrong with the Great Victoria Hotel. This architecturally stunning house of decadence combines the grandeur of Victorian decor with the comfort of modern convenience. The Great Victoria is the kind of place where you can walk in after a late show finishing and grab a cocktail at the bar before heading up to a luxurious room. For those who prefer to escape the bustle of city centre life once they’ve finished their day, check out the Abbey Lodge Hotel. This warm and welcoming hotel in Shipley gives you the comfort and luxury of a city centre stay with the friendly Yorkshire welcome of one of Bradfords charming suburbs.

If you’re the kind of person who prefers to have their own space there are an excellent selection of short stay apartments to rent in the city centre. In response to the popularity to sites such as Air Bnb, we’ve become accustomed to being able to holiday in a “home from home”. We recommend Serenity Apartments, Aphrodite Suites and Fletcher Luxury Apartments. These spacious choices come fitted with modern and chic furnishings as well as those extra luxuries you wouldn’t get at home. They combine the comfort of being able to have your own kitchen and living space with perks such as jacuzzi baths and extensive entertainment systems.

These are just a few of the places to stay in Bradford when exploring the welcoming character and diverse culture the city has to offer.

  • 1. Great Victoria Hotel

    Great Victoria Hotel
    Great Victoria Hotel

    Great Victoria Hotel, Bridge St, Bradford, West yorkshire, BD1 1JX - Visit now

    The Great Victoria Hotel is Grandeur, style and luxury, in the middle of Bradfords best theatres, venues, bars and galleries.

  • 2. Fletcher Luxury Apartments

    Fletcher Luxery Apartments

    Fletcher Luxury Apartments, 2 Mill Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD1 4AY - Visit now

    Discover a chic and cosy apartment in the heart of the city, with a five star stay in a Fletcher luxury apartment. 

  • 3. Abbey Lodge Hotel

    Abbey Lodge Hotel

    Abbey Lodge Hotel, 62 Kirkgate, Shipley, West Yorkshire, BD18 3E - Visit now

    The stylish interior, proximity to picturesque Saltaire and warm welcome of Abbey Lodge Hotel make it an ideal place to stay. 

  • 4. Aphrodite Suites

    Aphrodite suites
    Aphrodite Suites Bradford

    Aphrodite Suites, 30 Pemberton Drive, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD7 1RA - Visit now

    Enjoy a romantic five star apartment, ideal for a short stay or weekend break in Bradford, with the decadent Aphrodite Suites.

  • 5. Serenity Apartments

    Serenity Apartments
    Serenity Apartments Bradford

    Serenity Apartments, Poplar Court, Princeville Street,, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD7 2AB - Visit now

    For a self catered accommodation with the luxury of a hotel, check out Serenity Apartments. Their group of modern suites are a perfect combination of comfort and opulence. 

  • 6. The Wheatley Arms

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    The Wheatley Arms, Wheatley Lane, Ben Rhydding, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8PP - Visit now

    Located in the leafy village of Ben Rhydding, which borders Ilkley, the Wheatley Arms offers fantastic contemporary accommodation in a traditional Yorkshire inn.

  • 7. The Crescent Inn

    Crescent Inn

    The Crescent Inn, Brook St, Ilkley, LS29 8DG - Visit now

    The Crescent Inn in Ilkley is a comfortable and cosy, pub-style bed and breakfast that takes pride in championing local produce.

  • 8. The Riverside Hotel

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    The Riverside Hotel, Riverside Gardens, Bridge Lane, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9EU - Visit now

    A superb, picturesque riverside setting, en suite rooms and a bar and restaurant – The Riverside Hotel makes an excellent base for exploring the Ilkley moors.

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