New Homes in Adel


Live the life

Located to the north west of Leeds, just a short drive from the city centre and within easy reach of the Yorkshire countryside, Adel is a suburb that could tick all the right boxes for you and your family. Whether you’re visiting museums, watching the cricket or enjoying the great outdoors, there’s something for everyone to enjoy close to your new home in Adel.

Things to see and do

As a suburb of Leeds, Adel is near to lots of popular city attractions including Kirkstall Abbey, Tropical World and Headingley Cricket Ground. Golden Acre Park and Headingley Golf Course are both close to Adel, while the city centre is home to Trinity Leeds shopping mall, the First Direct Arena and the Royal Armouries Museum.

When you want to get a breath of fresh air, you can walk along the Meanwood Valley Trail or take a trip to the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty or the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Otley Chevin Forest Park and Roundhay Park are also nearby.

For families moving to the area, kid-friendly attractions close to Adel include The Leeds Wall climbing centre, Leeds City Museum, Middleton Railway and Swithens Farm and Play Barn. Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills, Thackray Medical Museum and Leeds Sailing and Activity Centre are also popular.


If you’re moving to the area with children, there are lots of excellent schools close to your new house in Adel. St Paul’s Catholic Primary School, Alwoodley Primary School and Roundhay School are all rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, while private schools nearby include The Grammar School at Leeds and New Horizon Community School.

For older children who want to study for a degree without going too far from home, the University of Leeds, Leeds Beckett University and Leeds Trinity University are all just a short commute away from Adel.

Getting to Adel

Adel is a 15 minute drive from Leeds city centre, 25 minutes from Bradford by car and 25 minutes from Harrogate. York is a 45 minute drive away, while London can be reached in three hours 40 minutes by car depending on traffic, or just two hours by train from Leeds Station to King’s Cross.

When you’re going on holiday, Adel is only a 10 minute drive from Leeds Bradford Airport, so you can leave the car at home and take a taxi instead for an easy and hassle-free start to your trip.