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Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Harrogate, Yorkshire your home away from home

Harrogate is in the West Riding of Yorkshire. It became popular during the 19th century for its spa springs which were used for medicinal treatments. Today it is also well-visited for its elegant architecture, shopping, restaurants, gardens and proximity to the Yorkshire Dales.

Things to Do in Harrogate, Yorkshire Take Tea at Bettys

Bettys Tea Rooms are a local institution and are the place to visit for lunch or afternoon tea. Although not cheap, there is always a line of customers waiting to be seated. There are currently six locations which all have delightful old interiors and serve Yorkshire tea and homemade treats with both Swiss and Yorkshire influences. Shopping

Harrogate’s main shopping district can be found along Cambridge Street, Oxford Street and Beulah Street. There are a range of chain stores, boutiques and gifts shops in these areas.  

Walking and Hiking

The Yorkshire Dales are right on the doorstep of your Harrogate holiday home and are a beautiful area of the country to explore on foot. There are many public footpaths and open moorland to explore, or walk along the narrow lanes to one of the nearby village pubs for lunch.

Places to Visit Near Harrogate, Yorkshire RHS Harlow Carr Gardens

These delightful botanical gardens are just a mile from Harrogate town centre and provide a colourful day out at any time of year. The Royal Horticultural Society has something for everyone from vegetable gardens to wild flower meadows and from woodland arbors to pretty alpines.

Fountains Abbey

This world Heritage Site is focused upon one of the largest abbey ruins in the UK. Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, the towering Huby’s Tower stands 172 feet tall. Don’t be put off by the term “ruin” – there are beautiful cloisters, the refectory and the nave to explore before heading for the Georgian water gardens.

Harewood House

This impressive stately home is located about 7 miles from Harrogate and is a member of the Treasure Houses of England. A guided tour will reveal a splendid interior with furniture by Thomas Chippendale and a host of beautiful state rooms full of antique treasures and artworks.

Weather in Harrogate, Yorkshire

Harrogate’s location means that the summer months are generally cool with showers and winters are cold with occasional snow. Average highs in the summer months are 70°F (21°C) and January highs are around 44°F (6°C). It is generally drier than other areas as it is in the rain shadow of the Pennines, but it is quite high above sea level. Rainfall is consistent throughout the year at a couple of inches per month.

Travel to Harrogate, Yorkshire

Harrogate is easily reached by car via the M1 which runs just 6 miles east of the town. Harrogate is also on a main railway line with rail links all over the country. The station is located just ½ a mile from the town centre.

For those who want to fly to the area, the nearest airport is Leeds Bradford International Airport which is 10 miles from your Harrogate holiday rental.

    Excellent! 4.6/5
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    Apartment #6782772
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      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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      • 1 BR
      • 1 BA
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      Cottage #8070382
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        • 2 BR
        • 2 BA
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        Apartment #1995190
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          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          House #1778481
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            • 3 BR
            • 3 BA
            • Separate Toilet
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            Apartment #1842873
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              • 5 BR
              • 5 BA
              • Separate Toilet
              • Sleeps 14
              Apartment #1838562
              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                • 2 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 6
                Apartment #6067579
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 2 BA
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                  Apartment #6535376
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                    Apartment #6535388
                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                      • 2 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Apartment #1580037
                      8
                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                        • 3 BR
                        • 3 BA
                        • Separate Toilet
                        • Sleeps 8
                        Apartment #1838066
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                          Very Good! 4/5
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                          • 2 BR
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                          Apartment #1843970
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                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                            • 2 BR
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                            Apartment #1476724
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 2 BA
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                              Apartment #1843946
                              1
                                • 4 BR
                                • Separate Toilets
                                • Sleeps 8
                                Cottage #6743113
                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 3 BA
                                  • Sleeps 10
                                  Apartment #6818541
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                                    • 3 BR
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                                    Cottage #1840478
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                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 2 BA
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                                      House #6507057
                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
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                                        House #8251231
                                          • 5 BR
                                          • 5 BA
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                                          Apartment #1838104
                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 2 BA
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                                            Cottage #6788175
                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
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                                              Cottage #8260816
                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 2 BA
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                                                Apartment #1477493
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                                                  • 2 BA
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                                                  Apartment #6750935
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                                                    Apartment #6541842
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                                                      Apartment #6817493
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                                                        Apartment #6825569
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                                                          House #6820343
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                                                            House #6820342
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                                                              House #6820344
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                                                                • 2 BR
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                                                                Apartment #8249848
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                  • 1 BA
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                                                                  Cottage #1889733
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                                                                  Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                    (32 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    Cottage #6509219
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                                                                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                      (16 reviews)
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
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                                                                      Cottage #6743607
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                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (32 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
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                                                                        Barn #8139477
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                                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                          (43 reviews)
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                                                                          • 5 BR
                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 10
                                                                          Cottage #1020307
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                                                                          Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                            (17 reviews)
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                                                                            • 1 BR
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                                                                            Cottage #6520260
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                                                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                              (25 reviews)
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                                                                              • 2 BR
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                                                                              Cottage #8147101
                                                                              25
                                                                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                (16 reviews)
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                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
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                                                                                Cottage #8171603
                                                                                16
                                                                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                  (15 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 6 BR
                                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                  • Sleeps 13
                                                                                  Barn #1663974
                                                                                  15
                                                                                  Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (18 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Cottage #8173882
                                                                                    18
                                                                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (25 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      House #8125774
                                                                                      25
                                                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                        (21 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                                        Cottage #8050734
                                                                                        21
                                                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                          (29 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                                          Apartment #8160824
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                                                                                          Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                            (12 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
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                                                                                            Cottage #1792578
                                                                                            12
                                                                                            Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                              (14 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
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                                                                                              Barn #8158237
                                                                                              14
                                                                                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
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                                                                                                Cottage #84913
                                                                                                15
                                                                                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                                  (19 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Cottage #6495152
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                                                                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                                    (11 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                    Cottage #8069786
                                                                                                    11
                                                                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                      Cottage #400066
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      The. cottage was spotlessly clean ,well maintained and decorated,

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The cottage is well located for visits to places of interest including Harrogate, Ripon,Fountains Abbey, Bolton Abbey, Bronte Parsonage at Haworth, and Skipton.and Leeds.We would happily recommend the cottage as a place to stay.The booking arrangements were clear and efficient.We were well looked after by the local host Sally Deacon.The information booklet provided contained information which we found useful. .
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: May 25, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017

                                                                                                      Met all our expectations

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      It was very clean, well equipped kitchen, warm, and close to amenities. Light and bright. Good seating living for 4 people.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: May 2017