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Directions

If you are walking:

Directions from the Leicester Railway Station - Approx walking time – 20 minutes

Turn right out of the station and follow the underpass which takes you into Granby Street.  Keep walking down Granby Street, passing the end of Belvoir Street, until you reach Horsefair Street and you can see in front of you the pedestrianised shopping area known as Gallowtree Gate.

Walk straight through Gallowtree Gate, passing WH Smiths on your left and Marks and Spencer on your right.  You will then see the Clock Tower in front of you.  Follow the directions from the Clock Tower.

Directions from the Clock Tower in Leicester – Approx walking time – 5 minutes

Walk up High Street heading towards the Shires but at the entrance to the Shires carry on walking to the end of High Street and you will see in front of you a sign for the Holiday Inn Hotel.  At the end of High Street take the pedestrian crossing to the central reservation on the left in the middle of the on High Street.  Then take the other pedestrian crossing that leads from this across towards the Holiday Inn.

Once you have crossed the road you will see straight in front of you a building that has a small grey and glass domed roof above the front door next to the NCP car park. This building is Imperial House.  Reception is signposted and is through the double doors on the ground floor.

 

If you are driving:

The closest car park is the NCP car park, St Nicholas Circle, Leicester.

Directions from M1

Leave the motorway at J21 and follow signs to Leicester City Centre (A5460).  Continue along Narborough Road until this crosses with the A47 (approx 31/2 miles).  Turn right following the signs for city centre parking.  Go past 2 sets of traffic lights, at the second set you will be in front of the Holiday Inn Hotel, take the right hand lane.  NCP St Nicholas Circle car park is immediately on the right from the lights.  To find Imperial House follow the directions from NCP car park.

Directions from A6 London Road

At the Victoria Park traffic lights, turn left into Regent Road, bearing right in front of De Montfort Hall.  Carry on straight along Regent Road.  Cross over Welford Road bearing slightly to the left into Carlton Street.  Turn right into A594 Oxford Street keeping in the left hand lane.  Take the right lane of the left slip road, following the signs for Hinckley A47.  As you enter the slip road follow the sign for the Holiday Inn and NCP car park St Nicholas Circle.  To find Imperial House follow the directions from NCP car park. 

Directions from A607 Belgrave Road

At the roundabout after the Sainsbury’s roundabout, take the third exit into Burleys Way following the signs for Central Ring A594.  Keep in the left hand lane.  Go straight on at the junction with St Margarets Way and stay in the left hand lane following the sign for Central Ring All other routes.  Then move into the right hand lane, following the sign A47 Hinckley.  You will be taken also see a sign for NCP St Nicholas Circle.  Keep in the right hand lane going around St Nicholas Circle roundabout and follow for the Holiday Inn and NCP car park St Nicholas Circle.  To find Imperial House follow the directions from NCP car park.

Directions from NCP car park St Nicholas Circle

Leave the car park as if going to the city centre.  Do not take the exit to the hotel. You will see a pay station to your left.  As you walk past this and leave the car park you will go through a wrought iron gateway.  Imperial House is the building immediately on your left.  It has a small grey and glass domed roof above the front door.   Reception is signposted and is through the double doors on the ground floor.