Best Shops in Leicester

Best Shops in Leicester

Leicester is a city of diverse cultures, rich history and amazing shopping. Whether you are looking for high-street brands, independent boutiques or local markets, you will find it in Leicester. Here are some of the best shops in Leicester that you should visit during your stay at the Holiday Inn Leicester Wigston.

Highcross Leicester

Highcross Leicester is the ultimate shopping destination in the city centre, offering over 100 shops, restaurants, bars and entertainment venues. You can find everything from fashion and beauty to gadgets and books, such as John Lewis, Debenhams, Apple, Zara and Waterstones. You can also enjoy a movie at the Showcase Cinema de Lux, a game at the Treetop Adventure Golf or a meal at one of the many eateries. Highcross Leicester is also home to the award-winning Shires Lane, a pedestrianised street that features a range of independent and quirky shops, such as The Exchange, The Tokenhouse and The Vintage Scene.

The Lanes

The Lanes is a charming and historic area of Leicester, where you can discover the city's quirkiest and most unique shops. You can dip in and out of independent galleries, gift shops, clothing and homeware stores, such as The Very Bazaar, The Wardrobe, Harriman & Co and The Leicester Antiques Warehouse. You can also find some hidden gems, such as the Silver Arcade, a 19th century building that houses a variety of vintage and retro shops, such as Dollymix Vintage, Pink Pigeon and The Vintage Scene.

Leicester Market

Leicester Market is one of the oldest and largest outdoor covered markets in Europe, dating back to over 700 years ago. You can find a variety of stalls selling fresh produce, flowers, clothing, jewellery and more, as well as a food hall that offers meat, fish, cheese and deli items. You can also enjoy some street food, such as burgers, pies, wraps and samosas, or visit the Farmers' Market on the first Thursday of every month, where you can buy local and organic products from over 20 traders.

These are just some of the best shops in Leicester that you can visit during your stay at the Holiday Inn Leicester Wigston. Whether you are looking for a relaxing stay, a cultural treat or a bargain hunt, you will find it in this amazing hotel. Book your stay with us today and discover the best that Leicester has to offer.

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