After viewing the recently aired 2 part series "A Great Yorkshire Christmas" on Channel 5, you will no doubt want to book a trip to Harrogate North Yorkshire.
HARROGATE: A GREAT YORKSHIRE CHRISTMAS
Entertainment | Channel 5
First of a two-part documentary following the great and good of Harrogate as they prepare for the town's annual Christmas windows competition. More than fifty shops pull out all the stops to put on the best window display possible and wow the crowds.
Available on demand until: 13 December, 2018
We're street smart!
The canopy and new signage above our entrance is now up, so our guests will find our luxury serviced apartments opposite the Harrogate Convention Centre on Kings Road even easier to spot on arrival!
For more details on how to find us, visit our Location page.
We thought it would be useful to share with you our answers to the 5 most frequently asked questions we receive about visiting Harrogate...
1) What is the best way to get around Harrogate?
Harrogate is a big town, but don't worry because our apartments are in the town centre. The best way to get around Harrogate when staying at Harrogate Lifestyle Apartments is to walk, so you can enjoy the best of Harrogate at your own pace.
If you decide to go further afield, there are great bus and train links that can take you to more fantastic places around the area like Knaresborough, York and Leeds. You think we are posh in Harrogate, well just wait until you've seen the 36 bus!
You can book a tour guide and visit some stunning cathedrals, castles and manor houses around the area if you wish too? We can recommend a superb tour company for you called YorTours. Our guests even receive discounts on their exceptional services so we advise that you spend several nights in Harrogate to make the most of the area.
You will see why Harrogate was voted the 3rd most romantic place in the WORLD!
2) Where are the shops in Harrogate?
Harrogate has some of the best shopping experiences available to you in the UK.
There are so many independent shops to discover, as well as high street names you know and love, that you really are spoilt for choice.
One of the most famous areas to shop in Harrogate is in the quaint cobbled streets around Montpelier Quarter just around the corner from our apartments.
Here you can enjoy new, modern and contemporary retailers; Farrah's famous toffee and food emporium, exclusive ladies' and men's fashions, hair and beauty salons, antiques, contemporary furniture, interior designers, kitchen and bedroom specialists can all be found nestling side by side in the quarter.
3) When in the year is it best to visit Harrogate?
There are not many places in the world that you can visit that boasts such beauty all year round, but Harrogate truly is one of them.
The seasons are so distinguished in Harrogate that whether you decide to visit in Spring, Summer, Autumn or Winter, the scenery is breath-taking and there is always plenty to do midweek and during the weekend.
Simply free up some dates in your diary then book your stay at Harrogate Lifestyle Apartments and pack your bags!
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4) How should I pack when visiting Harrogate?
Knowing what to pack, can sometimes be a worry. So we have a few helpful tips for you on what you should bring.
Everything you could need in the apartment is already here waiting for you. We have that part covered, so our advice is to PACK LIGHT and remember to leave some space in your suitcase for your journey home... There is no doubt you will fill this with all the fabulous treats and gifts you have purchased during your stay.
Ladies, play it safe and bring some comfortable flat shoes... so your feet don't get tired after shopping ALL DAY LONG.
Then bring your heels and an elegant dress for the evening! With so many fantastic restaurants on our doorstep, you will want to glam up for the romance of Harrogate to set in.
Gentlemen, with a smart shirt and trousers, your day wear can drift into the night with ease in Harrogate. But if you want to really dress to impress for the Harrogate Lifestyle, there are many discerning gentlemen's outfitters close by, offering fine quality bespoke tailoring, hand finished shirts, luxury tweeds, executive business wear, formal evening wear and tailored shooting suits. It will not just be the ladies that need tearing away from the dressing rooms in Harrogate!
5) Why is Harrogate suitable for both business and leisure?
Leisure guests always wish they had booked for longer. There are just so many gardens, galleries, shops, spas, restaurants in Harrogate and quaint villages and towns around the area to enjoy, that return trips are always being planned before departure!
Business guests love coming to Harrogate for the fantastic conferences and exhibitions put on by the Harrogate International Conference Centre, The Harrogate Royal Hall, The Yorkshire Event Centre and The Pavilions at the Great Yorkshire Showground.
Not only that, but when staying in Harrogate town centre, everything else required, outside of your home away from home, is on your doorstep. Especially when staying at Harrogate Lifestyle Apartments.
Harrogate Lifestyle apartments couldn't be more convenient for accommodating tourists visiting Harrogate, exhibitors and conference visitors. We are a short walk away from the train station and all the best restaurants, bars and cafes are close by.