Halifax, United Kingdom
Only 75 miles (121 km) from London, Halifax is cathedral city located on the River Nene in West Yorkshire. Halifax is known for its wonderful chocolate and toffee, as well as attractions such as the All Souls Church. Whether it’s a history tour or a theatre show, travellers enjoy spending a holiday in this quiet city by the river.
- Playhouse of Halifax
- Victoria Theatre
- Eureka! The National Children's Museum
- Visit Triangle, a small village close to Halifax, dating from the 19th century
- Stroll through the Piece Hall, opened in 1779 as a place for handloom weavers to sell their pieces of cloth and now a locale for small retail shops
- See the Wainhouse Tower, originally built as a chimney to disperse smoke from the dye works down the hill
Temperatures during the summer (May through September) are about 66°F (19°C); winter highs only reach 43°F (6°C) in December through February. Average annual rainfall for the area measures 26 inches (660 mm).
Getting There & Around
Flights to Halifax land at the Leeds Bradford International Airport. There are hired cars, rail and buses for reaching accommodations.
Getting around the city is best by either bus or walking. Halifax is well connected by train to surrounding towns. The rail station is located on the Caldervale Line, with links to Manchester, York, Leeds, Bradford and other cities.
46 hotels in Halifax, GB
Jurys Inn Leeds offers an unparalleled central location and excellent quality accommodation to make it perfect for both business and leisure travellers. General Jurys Inn boasts a dedicated... More
The Park Plaza Leeds must be one of the city's best located hotels, being located in City Square - close to the Leeds Shopping Plaza Centre, the City Art Gallery, Royal Armouries Museum as well as... More
Featuring an elegant decor and a warm hospitality, Holdsworth House Hotel & Restaurant Halifax provides a haven of peace and quality. GeneralThere are four rooms available for ceremonies... More
Boasting luxurious accommodation and cordial hospitality, the Radisson Blu Hotel Leeds is an excellent venue for leisure and business travellers. GeneralWith nine meeting rooms that can... More
Hilton Leeds City Hotel is popular with both holidaymakers and business travelers due to its convenient location in the centre of shopping, dining and business districts. The Leeds Plaza Shopping... More
Boasting a central location, the Novotel Leeds Centre with comfortable accommodation is an ideal place to stay when you are in Leeds for business or pleasure. GeneralThis property offers 8... More
Offering a warm and friendly welcome, Holiday Inn Leeds-Wakefield M1 Jct.40 is a perfect place for you to reside and explore the surrounding areas. GeneralThe hotel offers 6 meeting rooms that... More
Holiday Inn Express Bradford City Centre invites tourists to tastefully appointed accommodations without the hefty price tag set in downtown Bradford. This contemporary hotel places travellers... More
The Mercure Leeds Parkway Hotel provides a proper place to explore the buzzing cosmopolitan centre surrounded by the beautiful Yorkshire Dales. With its modern facilities and amenities you are sure... More