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Harrogate International Center

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Address: Kings Road, Harrogate HG1 5LA, England
Phone Number: 01423 500 500
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10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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Business conference

Attended a 2 day conference here in auditorium, ate onsite. Toilets etc seemed to be clean enough. Staff quite helpful. Centre offers discounted parking over 2 days in the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
IreneD342
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Attended a 2 day conference here in auditorium, ate onsite. Toilets etc seemed to be clean enough. Staff quite helpful. Centre offers discounted parking over 2 days in the underground car park, had to ask as no prior info on this.

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Thank IreneD342
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165 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Harrogate is something truly different in terms of a trade show, more of a pleasure than a chore such as NEC. Friendly and relaxed, the venue itself is somewhat of a "mishmash" nothing seems to follow on from anything, but on a glorious hot day it's nice to go and sit in the gardens with an ice cream whilst listening... More 

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Thank Essexnat
Bradford, United Kingdom
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173 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful venue, Lifts a bit confusing and one of the staircases which seems to go upstairs actually goes nowhere, very confusing. Staff very helpful and toilets could do with somethng nice and smelly in there to kill the smell. Can't understand why the escalotor only goes DOWN when people are coming in, surely it ought to go up then and... More 

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Thank Brian M
Witherslack, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have recently come back from attending a trade fair at this venue and although some of the buildings have seen better days, the venue as a whole is great - what a lovely location when we are more used to the NEC or Olympia!

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Thank NorthernCandleMan
Southampton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the country living Xmas fair held here and was really impressed with the size and facilities available even down to a cloakroom so we didn't have to carry our heavy winter coats around all day. We were last to leave and the staff waited for our lonely coats to be collected !

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Thank Scoobydoo2013
Newry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was the second year we have our conference at the Harrogate Conference centre... This is a superb location, excellent facilities, close to the town centre...Excellent

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Thank Mike H
Kirkbymoorside, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Harrogate Home & Gift Fair in July is a wonderful event in a wonderful exhibition centre but oh the catering!! Presumably it is franchised out so why use catering companies who provide appalling and cheap food at inflated prices?? It really let's the centre and Harrogate down badly. We had coffee and croissant/pain au chocolat in the morning... served by... More 

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Thank Moorlandlass
Dollar, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

A wonderful venue for large meetings there were over 2000 of us for the afternoon meeting with excellent facilities. Also over 1500 for the evenings entertainment. A very large area where we could display stands and stalls sit and chat and have tea or coffee.

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Thank MBace
Coventry, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Helpful staff everywhere in the H.I.C building, plenty of quick food and drinks bars. for those in a hurry.

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Thank Elizabeth P
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Whatever happened to HIC as a gig venue? Up until about five years ago, there used to be regular concerts, maybe once a month, to a full (2000 seat) audience, and then they suddenly stopped. It was a great venue, brilliant sound, and lots of good performers - not generally the top arena type people, obviously, at a venue of... More 

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