Hyde Park is just minutes away from Leeds City Centre making it perfect for commuters looking for a shorter journey. 

Sitting between Headingley and the University of Leeds, Hyde Park is a popular area for students and young professionals.


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Things To Do

Hyde Park is home to the Yorkshire famous, Hyde Park Picture House. 

The Picture House shows independent films as well as the classic blockbusters. Tickets always go pretty quickly so you'll have to keep your eyes peeled!

For the socialites, Brudenell Social Club is a great spot to spend the evening. Live music is at the heart of this club and has hosted bands like Franz Ferdinand and the Kaiser Chiefs.

Things you didn't know about Hyde Park

Famous actor Chris Pine, lived in Hyde Park whilst studying a year abroad at the University of Leeds.

Schools in Hyde Park

Hyde Park is within the catchment area of many Ofstead rated 'Good' schools, including:

  • Brudenell Primary School
  • Spring Bank Primary School
  • Leeds City Academy
  • Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School
  • Kirkstall Valey Primary School
  • Burley St Matthias CofE Primary
  • Rosebank Primary School

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Transport

Burley Park is the nearest tarin station to Hyde Park and is just a 10 minute walk away. From here the trainline can take you into Leeds City Centre in 7 minutes or to Harrogate in 40 minutes.


Hyde Park is well connected with bus routes to Leeds City bus station,

giving access to endless routes across West Yorkshire. For commuters going further afield, the M621 is just a 10 minute drive.

    History

    Hyde Park Picture House debuted as a cinema over 100 year ago in November, 1914 

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    Eating & Drinking

    Hyde Park hosts a range of different cultures and this is definitely reflected in the cuisines offered within the area! 
    Nan's Thai Cafe offers authentic Malaysian meals, ready to eat in or take away. Dutch Fries is another highly recommended eatery, serving up loaded fries and burgers. If you're wanting something fancier, Leeds is a short journey away and has a large variety of sit down restaurants.  

    Shopping

    If you're an eco buff Leeds Refills Zero Waste Shop will be right up your alley. From food to laundry products, they have what you need! Vintage Boutique is also a great place to visit has they have a great range of vintage homeware and furniture.


    If you want something more mainstream, Leeds City Centre has lots of popular shops including Primark, River Island and Urban Outfitters.

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