Area Guides


Burley is located in North West Leeds, surrounded by Hyde Park and Headingley to the West and the River Aire to the East.

It is conveniently located just a mile from the city centre and Universities, and generally contains affordable terraced housing that many young families, students and professionals often take advantage of for their accommodation needs.

Transport links are excellent, with bus routes on Kirkstall Road to the City Centre, Headingley, and Leeds train station and to other destinations outside of Leeds such as Keighley, Skipton, Harrogate and Leeds Bradford Airport. Burley Park train station is on the Leeds-Harrogate line, and is 2 stops away from the Horsforth stop for Leeds Trinity Horsforth campus.

If you enjoy a proper night out from time to time, the Cardigan Fields Leisure Park located on Kirkstall Road is the place to visit. It contains Vue cinema, Control Nightclub and Hollywood bowling. For food lovers you have Frankie & Benny’s, Rosie’s Diner, McDonalds, Nando’s, Pizza Hut and Harvester.

For the health conscious you have Virgin Active gym, Exercise for Less and Pure Gym.

Shoppers can enjoy Aldi, Iceland and Asda.

Points of interest:
  • Burley Road
  • Burley Park Station
  • Various temples, mosques and places of worship
  • Cardigan Fields Leisure Park
  • Kirkstall Road