DMU Accommodation

There are a number of options for accommodation in Leicester for the British Championships, including hotels and guest houses as well as on-campus at De Montfort University.

Local hotels and guest houses
For a comprehensive list of hotels follow this link to the Visit Leicester website:

In addition, we have provided a selection of nearby hotels below which players may also wish to consider, with contact details. 

Holiday Inn
129 St Nicholas, Circle, Leicester LE1 5LX

Holiday Inn Express Leicester
Filbert Way, Leicester LE2 7FL
Please note that there is an agreed concessionary rate at the Holiday Inn Express for players/parents in the event. Just follow the instructions below —
1. Go to
2. Select the date(s) and room(s) you would like
3. In Rate Preference select Corporate Special Rate, input the corporate number 787066137 and search

Leicester Central, 6 Vaughan Way, Leicester LE1 4NN
For other Travelodge hotels in the area click here –

Ramada Encore Leicester City
84 – 90 Charles Street, Leicester LE1 1GE
For preferential rate, please call Reservations on 0116 3660150 and QUOTE GROUP NAME : ATTENDEES BRITISH CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP

Hotel Ibis
St Georges Way, Constitution Hill, Leicester LE1 1PL

The Belmont
20 De Montfort Square, Leicester LE1 7GR

Premier Inn Leicester City Centre
1 St Georges Way, Leicester, LE1 1AA

Accommodation in DMU Student Halls of Residence
Our current understanding is there will be limited accommodation available in student halls of residence as follows:

Website: Email: Tel: 0116 326 6150
Accommodation available from 28-30 July only

We will advise on this page if and when additional accommodation options become available in halls of residence on or near campus.