Harrogate is a spa town in North Yorkshire, England. Historically in the West Riding of Yorkshire, the town is a tourist destination and its visitor attractions include its spa waters and RHS Harlow Carr gardens.
Harrogate is known for its eclectic, elegant and diverse range of shops, a reputation that not only Harrogate, but all the nearby market towns and the city of Ripon live up to with ease.
Once a popular destination for European high society, nowadays Harrogate shopping it is just as fashionable and you can find all the leading high-street names with their quality brands sitting alongside stylish independents. You’re never far from a choice of real ales or decadent cocktails in the pubs and bars of Harrogate District. With such a long history comes a wealthy heritage in coaching inns and public houses which have built on ad refined over the years.