Met Hotel Leeds

King Street, Leeds,LS1 2HQ

The Met Hotel Leeds is a stylish and attractive four star venue right in the heart of Leeds city centre.  This iconic grade II listed hotel with its ornate terracotta architecture is well positioned near the business hub of this busy Yorkshire city. However its elegant interior, striking Victorian exterior and proximity to the shops and attractions means it is also ideal for leisure breaks.

When The Met Hotel Leeds opened at the end of the 19th century it was christened the Hotel Metropole. However, when it was taken over and redeveloped by the Principal Hayley group in 2005 the hotel adopted the much cooler title of The Met. Guests receive a very warm welcome on entering the building, and you won't be able to help noticing the large and vibrant pieces of art that adorn the walls of the lobby.


The Met Hotel Leeds has 120 en-suite bedrooms which are furnished in a relaxed and contemporary style.

All rooms feature:

  • En-suite facilities
  • LCD TV
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Laptop safe
  • WiFi

Standard rooms which are available in single, double and twin options are stylish rooms are equipped to a high standard with modern furnishings.

Superior rooms, both doubles and twins, are elegant options with extra space and amenities. 


The Tempus Restaurant serves a good selection of dishes, modern European in flavour and using locally sourced ingredients where possible. 

For a selection of ligher meals and snacks or just a relaxing drink why not try the Tempus Bar.

Room service is available 24 hours per day.


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The Met Hotel Leeds is ideal for conferences and events. It has 18 stylish function rooms with the sizeable Met Suite being the flagship event space where stunning architecture is combined with up-to-date facilities. The Met Suite, able to seat up to 250 delegates, features a stunning dome-like cupola roof which was taken from the city's fourth white cloth hall, originally built on this very site in 1868. 

The hotel is close to major road links  and only a short walk from Leeds Rail Station so delegate access is straightforward. There is also limited on-site car parking (chargeable) which is always a bonus for a city centre hotel.

 The Day Delegate Package includes the following:

  • Meeting room hire
  • LCD projector and screen
  • Flipchart
  • Unlimited teas, coffees and refreshments including seasonal fruit, healthy snacks and sweets
  • Restaurant lunch or Day Deli lunch in the meeting room
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi for the meeting organiser
  • 30 minutes complimentary Wi-Fi for all other delegates
  • Still and sparkling mineral water
  • Stationery supplies

The 24 hour rate includes the following:

  • Everything included in the Day Delegate rate
  • Accommodation in a standard bedroom
  • Full English breakfast
  • Full use of the leisure facilities

Function room capacities

Name of room
Area (m2)
Met Suite23725010012070150200
Met 119515050505080100
Met 262703035303040
Met 362401624181430
Met 418108----
Met 515158----
Met 6362012----
Met 715158----
Met 8564020242018-
Met 9647030353225-
Met 101401004050404060
Met 11394014201210-
Met 1221-12----
Met 14322514---14
Met 1546541624242030
Met 1645451624242030
Met 1743451624242030
Met 1820-12----


While the Met Hotel Leeds is perfect for business travellers and corporate events, there is plenty to see and do nearby  if you are visiting Leeds for pleasure.  This is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city with excellent shopping and plenty of great restaurants. The Royal Armouries Museum,  the Victorian Quarter Shopping Arcade and Leeds City Gallery are all waiting to be explored while nearby Harewood House is definitely worth a visit too. 

By car:  There is limited and chargeable on-site car parking. Alternatively the NCP car park at Leeds Station is just a short walk from the hotel.

By rail:  Leeds City Station is a two minute walk from the Met.

By air:  Leeds Bradford International Airport is 11 miles from the hotel with a direct train link to Leeds City Station. Manchester Airport is 90 minutes drive by car.

Hotel ID 334155