The spa town of Harrogate is a superb location to celebrate your upcoming nuptials. The North Yorkshire town plays host to a variety of activities to suit all tastes. You and your friends can choose to relax in the tranquility of the famous Turkish Baths, indulge your sweet tooth at afternoon tea at Bettys Tearooms or don your walking boots and enjoy the bracing air of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
Once you’ve chosen your activity, you have to make the difficult decision of where to stay. There are a vast selection of hotels in Harrogate to choose from, but we’ve selected our favourite places to stay that are guaranteed to make your hen party celebrations memorable.
Rudding Park Hotel
If you’re wanting to celebrate your hen party in style, then Rudding Park is ideal. With over 90 rooms, and set in over 300 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland, it’s a fantastic place to stay. It also boasts a spa, a private cinema and two restaurants, making it more than just a place for you and your friends to lay their head. Guests can treat themselves to treatments in the spa or enjoy the delights of the rooftop spa and garden from as little as £77 and their private cinema is perfect for an exclusive screening of a girly film. Pass the popcorn, anyone?
Rudding Lane, Follifoot, Harrogate, HG3 1JH
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The aptly named Bijou Bed and Breakfast is the perfect place to stay if it’s the delights of Harrogate town centre that tempt you. Small, but perfectly formed, the owners of The Bijou pride themselves on the personal touch and each room is superbly decorated. The Coach House at the rear of the hotel sleeps up to 4 people and is ideal for smaller parties.
17 Ripon Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 2JL
White Hart Hotel and Apartments
Based just a short walk away from the town centre, this boutique hotel is a great bolt-hole. The rooms are spacious and stylishly furnished, just perfect for getting ready for your night out and if you want extra privacy they also have a selection of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom apartments available. Food lovers can dine at the Fat Badger Grill, their rosette award winning restaurant and bar.
Cold Bath Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 0NF
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Hotel Du Vin
If a chic boutique hotel with bags of style and glamour is right up your street, then you will love the Hotel Du Vin. With it’s immaculately designed interiors you and your friends can choose to relax in luxury. Guests can also choose to take advantage of the spa, bistro and bar, or even treat themselves to an afternoon tea experience, and if that doesn’t tempt you, did we mention that they also offer a selection of gins and have their own mixologist to offer cocktail masterclasses?
Prospect Pl, Harrogate HG1 1LB
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We hope you like our recommendations. Don’t forget to visit our Yorkshire Wedding Venue Directory to find more places to stay.
The Nuptial Team x
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