Overview & description
Awarded Best Hotel in England and celebrating a decade within the Top Three Best Hotels in the UK (TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2016) and the only hotel in the UK to appear in the TripAdvisor’s 2017 Hall of Fame, Rudding Park is one of the most beautiful hotels in Yorkshire. A privately owned AA 4 Star hotel, it offers 90 stylish bedrooms, destination spa, two restaurants; 2 AA Rosette Clocktower Restaurant and 3 AA Rosette Horto Restaurant, kitchen garden, residents gym, private cinema, golf course and golf academy and a meetings and events venue.
The Grade I listed Regency house incorporates 21st-century comforts by fusing contemporary design with traditional elegance and offers a range of experiences to suit all tastes.
Set amongst beautiful landscaped gardens and woodland, Rudding Park is one of the most relaxing Harrogate hotels within easy access of both York and Leeds and three miles south of the beautiful spa town of Harrogate.
Ninety contemporary bedrooms have been designed using modern fabrics and tasteful colours to suit the requirements of all guests. Four bedrooms are Spa Rooms which feature an ensuite spa bath, sauna or steam room. Some of the rooms in the Follifoot Wing have private terraces and balconies and all the suites have ensuite steam rooms.
Rudding Park Spa is one of the finest in the country and recaptures Harrogate’s spa heritage using natural spring water from the grounds at Rudding Park.
The Roof Top Spa and Garden offers an extensive range of thermotherapy and hydrotherapy experiences with views over the mature gardens. The Spa also features an indoor pool, juniper log sauna, bucket shower, mud rasul, manicure, pedicure and make up bar, hair studio, retail therapy, cafe and restaurant and a range of treatment rooms complemented by four mind and sense zones for guests to use following a treatment.
The award winning hotel makes Rudding Park perfect for a Spa Break, whilst a range of Day Spa and evening Starlight Spa packages are available along with a limited spa membership.
Product ranges include CARITA’s technologically-advanced, results-driven anti-ageing, skincare solutions , Elemental Herbology, based around the Five Element theory from traditional Chinese medicine. ila’s whose philosophy is encapsulated in its maxim, ‘beyond organic’ and Jennifer Young whose skincare treatments brings the world of beauty to those affected by cancer.
If food is your passion, Horto Restaurant offers contemporary fine dining using ingredients from Rudding Park Kitchen Garden and as such the menu is dictated by nature and the flair of the Chef and the skill of the gardener. Expect the unexpected with Murray’s fresh take on ingredients, showcasing them with his modern interpretation both in the cooking methods and presentation.
Alternatively, choose Clocktower, which used seasonal ingredients served in stunning surroundings. Dine in the restaurant underneath the striking pink glass chandelier from Nice, relax in the bright and airy conservatory alongside the 400 year old olive tree or enjoy a drink at the bar.
For golf enthusiasts, the facilities are second to none. From the 18 hole parkland Hawtree Course to the 6 hole Repton Short Course which includes a replica of the notorious island hole at Sawgrass, Florida, there is something to tempt even the most seasoned Pro, as well as the novice. A team of resident PGA Professionals, cutting edge practice facilities and an 18 bay floodlit driving range make Rudding Park Golf Academy the ultimate golfer’s venue.
For Weddings, the Regency period house and mature gardens are an idyllic venue for this special occasion. Overlooking the 19th century parkland, the light, airy rooms with their high ceilings and full length windows give a feeling of grandeur to every wedding.
From the beautiful spring time daffodils to the vibrant rhododendrons and azaleas, the grounds provide a stunning backdrop for your photographs and a wonderful setting for your reception drinks.
Rudding Park Chapel with beautiful stone carvings, makes it a lovely venue for a wedding blessing. Your dedicated wedding co-ordinator will guide you along the way from your initial enquiry through to all your planning meetings.
Rudding Park is three miles south of Harrogate and only minutes from the motorway network. The vibrant city of Leeds and historic York are both within easy reach, as is Leeds Bradford International Airport and Harrogate train station. Rudding Park also has 24hr free onsite parking and a helipad.
Facilities available at Rudding Park
- Disabled Access
- On-Site Parking
- Child Friendly
- Access to a Gym
- Access to Golf Course