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Area Guide to Kirkstall, Leeds

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Choosing to live in our accommodation in Kirstall is ideal for those wanting to keep the perfect balance between an exciting nightlife and a peaceful lifestyle. The area is suited for both professionals and students. There is an abundance of local amenities such as supermarkets, bars and restaurants which are all within an easy walking distance. If you like the idea of a quieter lifestyle which is close enough to the electricity of Leeds city centre – go for Kirkstall! What to do..

The Major attraction here, is Kirkstall Abbey. A lovely day trip can be spent here exploring the beautiful architecture and history.

There is also Cardigan Fields, which has a huge cinema and a bowling alley.., full of fun! Hours can be spent at Hollywood Bowl playing on the arcade games!

How to get around...

Both Burley Park and Headingly train stations are nearby, providing easy access to the centre of Leeds, Headingly and North Yorkshire. As with most of the housing areas in North Leeds, Kirkstall offers fantastic bus services which link to various zones in Leeds – perfect for when you can't face walking!


You have your pick of bargain food offers when it comes to supermarkets in Kirkstall with Asda, Aldi and Morrisons feet away!

Cardigan Fields leisure Complex Park is also just minutes away, fully equipped with a Nandos, for all the chicken lovers and Pizza Hut for the pizza lovers!


Control, a mega club situated just off Kristal Road is just walking distance. It features 7 bars, LED lights and an outdoor heated terrace! Control has a range of hit DJ’s playing on the weekend, check their website for a line-up.


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