Harrogate Convention Centre
Harrogate Convention Centre is a premium purpose-built conference and exhibition centre located in the heart of one of the safest, most attractive and welcoming towns in England.
This historic spa town is situated in the middle of the UK, right next to the stunning Yorkshire Dales. Access is easy by road, rail or air with Leeds Bradford Airport just 12 miles away. In 2019 LNER introduced 6 new Azuma trains direct between London.
Facilities include a world-class conference auditorium, the splendid Royal Hall and 13,700 m2 flexible event space along with onsite parking and adjacent hotels with further parking and numerous quality hotels are available in easy walking distance.
The venue offers organisers excellent value with in-house AV services, transparent pricing, seasonal rates and opportunities for long-term contracts. Our award-winning event teams pride themselves on exceptional client service. Our catering partners also boast a Royal Warrant for services to HRH The Queen.
Harrogate is a walking town, so when delegates have finished for the day, they can enjoy a relaxing stroll around the vibrant town centre and choose from many attractions including beautiful parks and gardens plus a full range of excellent restaurants, bars, independent shops and entertainment options.
96% of delegates who attended an event at Harrogate Convention Centre said they’d recommend Harrogate – Visit Britain Business Event Survey.
Venue facilities & info
Rail/Public Transport Links
20 mins from Leeds/Bradford Airport. British Airways run daily flights from Heathrow. Linked to all major cities. LNER Azuma services run 6 times a day between London Kings Cross and Harrogate Station. Delegate discounts are available through the venue subject to negotiations.
Video Conferencing capability
Harrogate Convention Centre can help you choose the right approach for your event and will provide all the support you need to ensure your online element is as successful as your live event here in Harrogate. Our team have been delivering hybrid events for many years and can assist in choosing the right solution for your event.
The convention centre benefits from its own car park with over 150 spaces, and nearby town-centre car parks offer additional capacity.
Blue Badge is provided in our own car park with direct lift access to Entrance One of our Auditorium, entrances at parts of the venue have dedicated parking spaces. Our stewards are always available during events should you require any assistance. Harrogate Convention Centre holds regular meetings with local disability groups to ensure we are as accessible as possible to everyone.
There are fixed-loop hearing systems at our main reception desk and in the Auditorium, while Royal Hall is equipped with the latest infrared hearing system. Temporary loops can be installed in other areas our venues at the event organiser’s request.
The venue works closely with professional promoters and event organisers to ensure all visitors receive a warm Harrogate welcome and the safest of environments in which to relax and enjoy the wonderful and unique experience of live events.
10 Flexible Exhibtion Halls
Home to the largest indoor event space in Yorkshire, our 10 event spaces total over 13,700 sqm and offer unrivalled versatility and scope for your event, right in the heart of Harrogate and within easy walking distance of hotels, shops, restaurants and the train station.