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Accommodations

There are a number of quality hotels nearby the conference site available for booking.

Below is a list of those within walking distance of the conference. Prices per night are those from the hotel websites (click on hotel name to link) for the conference dates, and could be less expensive if booked through a 3rd party booking company.

For exact directions from your hotel to the conference, simply enter St. George’s Church as your destination search term in Google maps to see the walking route.

Chair’s Tips for Deciding Where to Stay

If you are looking for something historic and unique, that is centrally located, then the Leopold is a good choice. It’s the venue we use to put up academic staff who are visiting the department. It’s near a lot of shops, restaurants, and pubs and the tramlines.

If you are looking for more modern accomodations near city sites that is still centrally located, the Mercure is an excellent choice. Academic guests often request this location as it is right next to several key sites such as the Peace Gardens, Town Hall, the Winter Gradens, and the Millenium galleries. All these sites are free to visit.

The Hamptom by Hilton is also a good choice. I have personally stayed there and recommended it to other out of town guests. They have a fabulous breaksfast buffet that comes with the room. It is not as close to the bustle of city center though, which may be to some people’s liking. But there are some fabulous traditional English pubs really near by including Shakespeare’s and The Fat Cat.

Leopold Hotel

Sheffield’s only four star boutique hotel built on a historic site. Offers a quirky yet luxurious place to meet and sleep. Located near Fargate pedestrian mall.

  • Rooms starting at £120 per night
  • 8-minute walk

Hampton by Hilton Sheffield

Chain hotel with a great breakfast buffet, included in room price.

  • Rooms starting at £107 per night
  • 8-minute walk

Mercure Sheffield St Paul’s Hotel & Spa

Mid-scale 4-star hotel for business trips or leisure located near the Town Hall, the Peace Gardens, the Winter Gardens, Moor market, and Millenium Galleries. And yes there is a spa on site!

  • Rooms starting at £89 night
  • 11-minute walk

Best Western Sheffield City Centre Cutlers Hotel

Chain hotel with a breakfast room. Located within walking distance of many restaurants and pubs.

  • Rooms starting at £67.50 night
  • 13-minute walk

Premier Inn Sheffield City Centre Angel Street

Budget hotel chain close to city center.

  • Rooms starting at £41 per night
  • 13-minute walk

easyHotel Sheffield

Cheap and cheerful basic accommodations.

  • Rooms starting at £27.99 per night
  • 15-minute walk