Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Art Hostel

Free Cancellation Book more than 3 days in advance for Free Cancellation.

9.1
Superb
113 Total Reviews
Perfect Location
Superb Staff
Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

Welcome to the Art Hostel, a unique hospitality experience and the first of its kind in the UK, providing affordable & original accommodation created by artists. And as a social enterprise for East Street Arts, all of our profits are reinvested into the arts community in a direct and meaningful way.

Developed by contemporary art charity, East Street Arts, which has supported artists internationally for nearly 30 years.
Embracing a more welcoming method of hosting, we help visitors to the city of Leeds interact with grassroots arts, music & events, sharing our favourite independent eateries, shops, bars and businesses. We provide the physical infrastructure for you to get involved: to make, create, debate, sleep and explore, introducing guests to new and established cultural destinations.

We opened our initial temporary pilot hostel on Kirkgate in Leeds city centre back in 2016. This hostel was extremely successful, hosting more than 10,000 guests from more than 115 countries in two and a half years. The Kirkgate hostel closed its doors at the end of 2018 and we have since developed a brand new, larger-scale permanent Art Hostel in Mabgate, Leeds.

Part of our creative Mabgate Complex, the new Art Hostel is situated next door to East Street Arts HQ, Patrick Studios and art and tech hub, Convention House.

Designed and created by a new raft of artistic talent, it?s a fantastic spot for unique, affordable accommodation in Leeds.

East Street Arts ? registered charity number 1077401

Art Hostel Terms & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 2 days before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.

Check in from 15:00 to 23:00 .
Check out before 10:30 .

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards & contactless. This property may pre-authorize your card before arrival.

Taxes included
Breakfast included.

24 Hours Reception.

Reviews & Ratings

9.1
Superb
113 Total Reviews
  • Security
    9.3
  • Location
    8.4
  • Staff
    9.7
  • Atmosphere
    8.5
  • Cleanliness
    9.5
  • Value for Money
    8.9
  • Facilities
    9.6

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Latest Reviews

5.4
Rating
Apr 19, 2024
I arrived to find I was sharing the hostel with 30 French children approx 10 years old who, as 10 year olds do, made a huge amount of noise. I've never stayed in a hostel that accepts children before and it's not what I would have opted to do had I been made aware. I think I should have been told before I booked that this would be the case. Also, the lock was broken on the dorm door which meant it didn't close properly. The Australian guy on reception was helpful.
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Female, 25-30
8.6
Fabulous
Mar 18, 2024
Had a great stay with Art Hostel, really friendly and welcoming staff! Had an issue with my room and was assisted beyond expectations. Thank you for a good night sleep!!
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Male, 25-30
9.7
Superb
Feb 11, 2024
Overall such a great stay! Location was down an alley which was interesting but the facilities were clean and bathrooms had so much space and free breakfast was amazing
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Female, 18-24

Facilities

  • Free

    • Free Breakfast
    • Linen Included
    • Free City Maps
    • Towels Included
    • Free WiFi
  • General

    • Wheelchair Friendly
    • Key Card Access
    • Common Room
    • Adaptors
    • Book Exchange
    • Hot Showers
    • Self-Catering Facilities
    • Cooker
    • Fridge/Freezer
    • Utensils
    • Outdoor Terrace
    • Reading Light
    • Hair Dryers
    • Safe Deposit Box
    • Microwave
    • Towels Not Included
  • Services

    • Internet access
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Towels for hire
    • Luggage Storage
    • Reception (limited hours)
  • Food & Drink

    • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Entertainment

    • Board Games
    • Wi-Fi

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