The old spa town of Harrogate is well known for its beautiful houses, well-kept gardens and high-end shops. Popular amongst the rich and wealthy it’s a very sought after location due to it’s great transport links, quaint town centre and friendly neighbourhoods.
Brimming with impressive architecture and landmarks, it’s no surprise people come from all over the country to visit. From the 100 year old Royal Hall Theatre to the restored Turkish baths, it’s filled with history and culture. Surrounded by the North Yorkshire countryside and remote villages you’ve got The Yorkshire Dales National Park and Brimham Rocks right on your doorstep, perfect for a weekend walk. Plus, with RHS Harlow Carr gardens, The Stray and Valley Gardens all within walking distance, it’s a beautiful place to be in summer.
With plenty of independent takeaways and cafes you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to grabbing your morning coffee. If it’s tea that you prefer then Betty’s Tea Room is a must. Famous for its afternoon tea and Yorkshire Rascals you’ll have to book a table to avoid the queues.
There’s even more choice when it comes to restaurants, from good old Nando’s to The Ivy, whether you want a quick lunch or a dining experience to remember, there’s plenty to choose from. It’s not just home to big chains either, you’ll find local establishments offering a whole host of cuisines from italian and mediterranean, to thai and japanese.
Finally, with a central train station just a 5-minute walk from our Harrogate properties it’s great for transport links up and down the country. With a direct line to Leeds you’ll also be just a 30 minute journey from the likes of Trinity shopping centre, Elland Road football stadium and the great nightlife that the city has to offer.