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Make a Weekend of it

In the heart of Yorkshire, this is your perfect base for a day, a weekend or a week
Make a Weekend of it

Why not make a weekend of it?  Harrogate is beautiful; it’s a great place to stay with good accommodation options from Rudding Holiday Park and Ripley Caravan Park which are both close by, to a huge range of hotels, apartments to rent and wonderful B&B’s.  The choice of restaurants and cafes (including the famous Betty’s) is huge, our favourites include William & Victoria’s (classic British cuisine), The Orchid (pan Asian), Starling Café Bar (delicious pizzas and salads, plus craft beers) and that’s just for a start, but do book early as Harrogate is a busy and popular place to eat.  Once you have seen the Show (and remember you can use your ticket on all 3 days if you wish) there are some amazing local attractions from Fountains Abbey to The Himalayan Garden & Sculpture Park.  You may also like to visit Harewood House, Ripley Castle, Newby Hall and Gardens, How Stean Gorge, Stump Cross Caverns, Lightwater Valley Family Adventure Park, Ripon Prison and Police Museum…phew that’s a lot but not all of them by a long chalk!  So many things for you to see and do.  If none of that tickles your fancy try a Turkish Bath or visit a spa (Rudding Park is our favourite).  If that is not enough for you, visit York, Leeds and the Yorkshire Dales which are all within easy reach of Harrogate.  For more inspiration and contact details please visit it’s a comprehensive website to find all the info you need.  So what is stopping you?  Book the Show and your Harrogate adventure now.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Great Caravan, Motorhome and Holiday Home Show 2024 is located in Harrogate which has fantastic hotels and places to stay, with a range of hotels, holiday parks and caravan parks there is something for everyone.

Please visit the link below to explore local hotels and places to stay.

Caravan Parks

Campsites and caravan parks can be found right across the Harrogate district, this is a fantastic way to explore the county and take in some of the amazing sites around Yorkshire.

Harrogate Caravan Park is located on the showground and is the perfect place for easy access to the show.

Harrogate Caravan Park

Ripley Caravan Park

Rudding Park Holiday Park

Lido Caravan Park Knaresborough


With their own constantly evolving culinary scene, Harrogate restaurants have created a land of tantalising discovery. This collection of eateries, restaurants and chefs who have made the Harrogate area their creative home, provide menus as simple or imaginative as you could wish for; from the finest of dining experiences to the most reassuringly rustic.

Bettys Tea Rooms is the most famous café in Harrogate – a true slice of historic elegance.

Cafes and Tea Rooms

Pubs and Bars

You are never far from a choice of real ales or decadent cocktails when visiting pubs in Harrogate District. With such a long history comes a wealthy heritage in coaching inns and public houses that have been built on and refined over the years.

Whether you are camping in the beauty of Upper Nidderdale or staying on one of Harrogate’s finest hotels, lively refreshment, rich in character will only be a short walk away. Why not try one of our favourites Cold Bath Brewing Co.

Cold Bath Brewing Co

Places to Visit

Harrogate is home to some of the best attractions in Yorkshire. With something for everyone you will never be short of great things to do whether you visit for work or leisure, with family or friends.

Explore historical sites including medieval castles and stately homes or be adventurous and experience the thrill of getting active in the Yorkshire Dales countryside.

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