Waterstones Leeds

93-97 Albion Street, Leeds, LS1 5JS

View on Map

Opening times

  • Monday 09.00 - 20.00
  • Tuesday 09.00 - 20.00
  • Wednesday 09.00 - 20.00
  • Thursday 09.00 - 20.00
  • Friday 09.00 - 20.00
  • Saturday 09.00 - 20.00
  • Sunday 11.00 - 17.00

Contact us

  • Call us on 0113 244 4588
  • Email us at [javascript protected email address]
  • Twitter: @wstonesleeds
  • Facebook: waterstonesleeds


Waterstones Leeds is Yorkshire's biggest bookshop and the city's premier destination for book lovers.

Set over three storeys, the shop is home to an enormous circus-themed Children's section perfect for families and play, hosting everything from picture books to revision guides. We've also got a huge Fiction section, plus dedicated areas for Crime and Sci-Fi/Fantasy.

Our middle floor includes a coffee shop surrounded by everything from Cookery to Travel to peruse while sipping on a coffee, whilst our top floor includes a dedicated reading area and a quieter, even more relaxing environment.

The shop is famed for its events programme, previously hosting huge names from all walks of life and across all genres, including The Brownlee Brothers, Lee Child, Patrick Ness and Owen Jones.

Ground Floor
  • Bestsellers & New Books, Fiction, Children's, Crime, Poetry, Drama, Click & Collect Collection Point.
First Floor
  • Coffee Shop, Stationary & Gift, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Graphic Novels & Manga, Food & Drinks, Travel, Transport, Nature and Craft.
Second Floor
  • History & Politics, Academic, Popular Science, Religion & Philosophy, Music, Film & TV, Architecture, Art & Design, Photography.

Events View all