Harrogate Hospitality and Tourism Association is a membership-led, not-for-profit association for the Hospitality and Tourism sector in the Harrogate District. The association incorporates the full borough of Harrogate and welcomes hotels, venues, tourist attractions, bars and restaurants.
The aim of the association is to support members with knowledge and valuable information to assist their businesses whilst raising the profile of Harrogate to attract business and leisure tourism to the District. The association aims to build strong, collaborative partnerships with key stakeholders including Harrogate Convention Centre, Harrogate Borough Council and Harrogate BID to work towards the common goals of an enhanced visitor experience, increased footfall and longer stays. This partnership will focus on putting the wider Harrogate district very much on the tourist and visitor destination on the map.
The association is impartially managed by Bonner & Hindley, specialists in marketing, PR and consortia management specifically for the hospitality and tourism industry. The team manage the day to day activities of the association and all decisions are made by the Exec Board, which consists of members covering all sectors of the industry throughout the borough.