The Principal Met Hotel

The Principal Met Hotel

Located in the heart of this vibrant city, in the central business area The Met is ideally placed close to local attractions and major transport links including the train station. A leading four-star hotel in Leeds city centre, The Met is one of the first choices for conferences, meetings, special events, dining, short breaks and weekend breaks in Leeds.

With its ornate terracotta architecture, the Met is a magnificent grade 2 listed building and an ideal venue for a wide range of conference, meetings, banqueting and celebrations. With a recent accolade for Best Business Hotel in Yorkshire, a breathtaking interior and venue space for up 250 delegates, the Met is a key venue for many of Leeds leading business and corporate events.

We have the flexibility to cater for your special event, from weddings to private dinners. Right from the moment you contact us, you'll be looked after by our dedicated events planner. We'll help you choose the right budget, theme, menu and check everything runs to plan.

Why choose The Principal Met Hotel?

With the vibrant Leeds city centre on the doorstep and the Yorkshire Dales and towns such as Harrogate close by, The Met is the ideal venue for every style of event.

Venue The Principal Met Hotel
Capacity 250 guests
Address King Street
West Yorkshire
Booking Enquiries 0845 862 6677
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Packages & Offers (5)

The Principal Met Hotel - CHRISTMAS PARTIES


  • Guests: 200 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £32.95 per person
  • Description & Details

    Champagne, fun, sparkle and festivities; Christmas is here. Set in the heart of this great city, we are the perfect location for your Christmas celebrations, large or small. Soak up the atmosphere of a traditional Christmas at the most iconic hotel in Leeds. With our unique event rooms, the highest standard of catering, service and fabulous entertainment, you can be confident that your dedicated Christmas Co-ordinators will do all they can to ensure your party goes without a glitch. Traditional Christmas Party Nights - from £32.95pp Join us for a traditional Christmas party celebration with friends and family. Enjoy a delicious three course meal, fine wine and festive fun before dancing the night away. Private Events - from £32.95pp At the The Met Hotel we can offer you and your party one of our superb function suites all to yourselves! Whatever your numbers from 10-200 we can tailor a package to suit your individual needs. Please contact us and we will make sure your private event goes with a bang! Christmas Party Lunches - from £19.95pp A delicious Christmas lunch enjoyed in a party night atmosphere. Bring your friends and colleagues for a relaxed festive lunch, ideal when you have a small team or when you can only get away for a short while.

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The Principal Met Hotel - Inspirational Training

Inspirational Training

  • Guests: 250 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £35.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    As a training professional you want the perfect training venue in Leeds - The Met delivers. Ideally located on King Street in the heart of Leeds, The Met accommodates an inspired setting yet is also centrally placed close to all major transport links. Combining stunning Victorian architecture and elegant suites with high tech modern spaces, our inspirational training zone offers a first class training venue right in the centre of Leeds. With flexible space, cutting edge technology, breakout rooms and delicious refreshments; The Met provides a training venue that will help you create an environment that will inspire and captivate your delegates.

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The Principal Met Hotel - Banqueting and Special Events

Banqueting and Special Events

  • Guests: 200 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £27.95 per person
  • Description & Details

    Here at The Met, we specialise in offering fantastic spaces and impeccable service to make your large event, dinner, awards show or party go perfectly. Prices from only £27.95pp If you are flexible with your dates we can be flexible with our rates. Pick a date for your big event that works for you and is good for us and we'll make the rate a fantastic one.

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Student Ball

  • Guests: 200 max
  • Price: from £25.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    £25.00pp Package includes: Free room hire Red carpet welcome Arrival drink Set 3 course menu or buffet DJ White table linen Table decorations Retro sweet stall Photographer Complimentary bedroom for the organiser

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The Principal Met Hotel - Wedding Package

Wedding Package

  • Guests: 200 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £35.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    From only £3499 Dedicated Wedding Coordinator Red Carpet Welcome Welcome Drink Three Course Wedding Breakfast with coffee Two Glasses of House Wine with the meal A Glass of Sparkling Wine for the toast Childrens Games Room Evening Buffet and Resident DJ Deluxe Bedroom for the Bride and Groom on the evening of your wedding Reserved car parking space for the Bride & Groom Offer only available on new bookings. Terms and conditions apply. The above package is based on 50 day guests and 100 evening guests. Special accommodation rates from £75.00 per room including breakfast, based on two people sharing. All prices are inclusive of VAT at the current rate.

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Please note that advertised packages are guideline prices and subject to availability and number of guests attending.

Rooms & Event Spaces (6)

Met Suite - The Principal Met Hotel

Met Suite

  • Max Capacity: 250
  • Dimensions: L:24.38m x W:9.75m
  • Full Details

    The Met Leeds is the ideal place to host a conference or meeting and is known as one of the best in Leeds for a meeting. The conference centre can hold up to 250 delegates. The room has the most contemporary of facilities and is the best choice for hosting any event from private banquets, exhibitions and meetings. Hotel will also provide you with complete support by the hotel's professional meeting and banqueting event organisers ensuring that your day will be a complete success.


    • Reception: 250
    • Dinner & Dance: 170
    • Formal Dining: 200
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 50
    • Cabaret: 120
    • Theatre: 250
    • Classroom: 70
    • U-Shape: 80
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Met 1

  • Max Capacity: 150
  • Full Details


    • Reception: 150
    • Dinner & Dance: 80
    • Formal Dining: 100
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 50
    • Cabaret: 50
    • Theatre: 150
    • Classroom: 50
    • U-Shape: 80
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Met 10

  • Max Capacity: 100
  • Full Details


    • Reception: 100
    • Formal Dining: 60
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 40
    • Cabaret: 40
    • Theatre: 100
    • Classroom: 40
    • U-Shape: 40
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Met 2

  • Max Capacity: 70
  • Full Details


    • Reception: 70
    • Formal Dining: 40
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 30
    • Cabaret: 35
    • Theatre: 70
    • Classroom: 35
    • U-Shape: 30
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Met 14

  • Max Capacity: 14

Met 18

  • Max Capacity: 12

Venue Features (14)

  • AV Equipment
  • Accommodation
  • Disability Access
  • Family / Children Friendly
  • In-house Catering
  • Late Licence
  • Leisure Facilities
  • Licensed Bar
  • Local Public Transport
  • Music Licence
  • Smoking Area
  • Training Specialists
  • Wedding License
  • Wi-Fi Access