Are you wondering where to park in Harrogate during your visit?
Please note, parking options will be included in the arrival instructions sent via email before your stay
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Parking charges have been suspended in all Harrogate district off-street car parks.
This will allow NHS staff, key workers as well as others to provide essential services, to those that need it the most, during this difficult time. Please continue to follow the latest government advice and ensure any car journeys are for essential purposes only. Motorists must also adhere to parking restrictions such as double yellow lines to ensure they do not cause an obstruction or create a hazard.
North Yorkshire County Council have also made some changes to on-street parking. The latest information can be found on their website.
Jubilee multi storey, Victoria multi storey and West Park multi storey are all closed to the public. This is with immediate effect and will remain closed until further notice. All permits are valid in the remaining open car parks in Harrogate.
The closest free on-street parking in Harrogate is walking distance to the apartments.
The closest car park in Harrogate is behind the building in the Jubilee multi-storey car park (charges apply).
Pay and display parking in Harrogate is less than 200ft from our entrance.
You will need to park your vehicle on-street or in a nearby car park before you arrive.
- It is the vehicle owners responsibility to check parking signage as Harrogate Lifestyle Apartments cannot be held responsible for any changes to tarrif / time restriction changes.
Public Car Parking - charges apply
The closest car park to our apartments, is less than 2 minutes walk from our entrance located just behind our building in the Jubilee Multi Storey car park. (Directions shown in image below from A - Harrogate Lifestyle Apartments to B - Jubilee Multi Storey Car Park).
Jubilee Car Park
Access to the car park is from Cheltenham Crescent only.
Directions: As you enter Harrogate, follow signs for the Harrogate Convention Centre then follow signs for the Jubilee Multi Storey car park.
When you reach Kings Road, drive up Cheltenham Crescent and keep in the right hand lane. The road quickly divides so turn right at the restaurant “Sukhothai” then turn almost immediately right on to Cheltenham Road, which is next to “Imperial Palace Restaurant".
(444 spaces - Charges do apply for this car park. Approx rate £1.40 per hour up to 9 hours or £14.00 per 24 hours. Parking is FREE for blue badge holders and motorcyclists. Max height for vehicles is 2.1 m)
***Occasionally this car park is closed to the general public to offer their spaces solely for use of the convention centre. It is very rare but please make sure you check this link for any restrictions that may apply during your stay.***
More car parks just a short walk from our apartments...
Montpellier Shoppers car park
(Located just past the Tourist information Centre heading up Montpellier Road)
(55 spaces - Charges do apply for this car park. Approx rate £1.10 per hour up to 9 hours or £11.00 per 24 hours.)
Springfield Car Park
(Located next to the Harrogate Convention Centre just off Kings Road)
(180 spaces - Charges do apply for this car park. Approx rate £5 up to 3 hours or £15 per 24 hours. There is free parking for blue badge holders. Max height for vehicles is 2.1 m)
Cheltenham Parade and Crescent Gardens also offer pay and display parking in Harrogate.
It is usually free from 6pm at night until 8am the following morning Monday to Saturday and free from 6pm Saturday night until 10am Sunday mornings, but please check signage on arrival as we cannot be held responsible should this information be outdated upon your arrival.
Free on-street Parking with NO TIME RESTRICTIONS: The closest FREE on-street parking and unrestricted to length of stay, can be found on Duchy Road and Kent Road which is off Ripon Road.
(See google map directions image below)
You can also park on Cornwall Road (far side of the Valley Gardens, past the disc zone).
Each of these locations are within approx. 8-12+ minute walk from the apartments and mean once you have parked your car you won't have to move it for your whole stay.
(See Google map directions image below)
BLUE DISC ZONE PARKING
There are also some streets in Harrogate, which offer FREE BLUE DISC ZONE PARKING which usually has no restrictions between 6pm and 9am but during the day, only offer a few hours free parking when displaying a blue parking disc, which can be found on our reception desk and are free to use for our guests. Perfect for the business guest 1 night stay overs, arriving in Harrogate after 3pm and departing before 9am.
(CLOSEST TO US STRAWBERRY DALE OFF KINGS ROAD opposite the Crowne Plaza hotel - approx 3 mins walk, CHELTENHAM MOUNT - approx 2 mins walk, AND SWAN ROAD - approx 6 mins walk.)
Time limits vary, so check the signs adjacent to your vehicle.
Parking in Harrogate town centre has become easier thanks to the launch of AppyParking - a smart parking system that is the first of its kind in the UK.
Users who download the app via App Store or Google Play will see real-time availability of spaces across Harrogate town centre, be able to navigate to the space and pay for a parking session with a single-click.
Using AppyParking is easy, just follow these easy steps:
Download the free AppyParking app. Available on iOS and Android.
Create a profile, register a payment card and vehicle registration number - it should only take a couple of minutes.
If you are unfamiliar with the town, you can use the app to navigate to a location with spaces available in real-time. Just look for the green circles on the parking pins to see if there is a space. If you already know where you want to park you don't need to do anything.
Once you've safely parked and turned off your engine, you can use the app to begin the parking session. Simply select 'Park Now' and follow the steps to begin your parking session.
When you're finished, just drive off and the session will end automatically and you'll be charged for the exact time you were parked.
You'll receive a receipt via email after your stay.
MORE ABOUT HARROGATE
Harrogate is today widely regarded as one of the best places to live in the UK, the “gem of the North” is a historical spa town that has been attracting tourists from across the UK for hundreds of years.
With a fully equipped kitchen in your apartment, you may be planning a night in, but if dining out is more your style, Harrogate is packed full of fabulous restaurants and cafes to choose from for your breakfast, lunch or your evening meal.
A Turkish Baths ritual is a journey of heating, cooling and cleansing the body, promoting a sense of relaxation and a clear mind.
Prepare yourself for the relaxation experience of a lifetime...
Home to the annual agricultural event of the year, The Great Yorkshire Show in the Summer and incredible flower shows in Autumn and Spring, be sure to visit the RHS Harlow Carr Gardens, a must for the enthusiastic gardener.
The Montpellier Quarter is home to 80 exclusive shops, pavement cafes, bars and award winning restaurants. The whole of Harrogate is encapsulated within the Montpellier Quarter, making it an ideal day out.
The Royal Pump Room is a Grade II* listed building next to the entrance to the Valley Gardens. Today it houses the town's museum which is operated by the Harrogate Borough Council. It was formerly a spa water pump house.
From contemporary pieces at the Walker Galleries on Montpellier Parade, modern pieces at RedHouse Originals on Cheltenham Mount through to classic collections at the Mercer Art Gallery, you can lose hours enjoying paintings new and old.
A trip to Harrogate wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the Harrogate Theatre or the Royal Hall. One of the best times of year to visit Harrogate Theatre is in the Winter to see the Pantomime! It is always a huge hit for families of all ages.
Harrogate is part of what is known to the locals as the “Golden Triangle”. A term commonly used for the area of West and North Yorkshire lying between Harrogate, York, North Leeds and their surrounding towns like stunning Knaresborough.
There are many wonderful attractions and locations within and around the town that attract people from across the region and one of the best ways to explore them is with a Tour from YorTours.
To give you the real feel for the Harrogate Lifestyle, the pubs you need to visit are The Old Bell Tavern, The Fat Badger, The Harrogate Tap, The Coach and Horses and the Brasserie for a meal and some live jazz.