The Ruskin Guest House - Harrogate

ex. Ruskin Hotel

1 Swan Road, Harrogate, United Kingdom, HG1 2SS  show map
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The Ruskin Guest House - Harrogate


The exclusive The Ruskins Guest House is an apartment in a conservation area of Harrogate.

Just 1 km from the center of Harrogate known for Harrogate Library, Harrogate Turkish Baths and Harrogate Theatre. Guests may find Harrogate District Hospital within 1.9 km and Harewood House within 11.1 km of the property.

Fast access to Leeds/bradford airport within 20 km is provided.


The apartment comprises 7 rooms. The rooms are featured with antique furnishing.


No internet access available

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   7.

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Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed GBP 15
Children above
2 years or adults
Extra bed GBP 15
There are no cribs provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.


Pets are not allowed.

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Apartment Address:

1 Swan Road, Harrogate, United Kingdom, HG1 2SS

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City Center
  • Harrogate
    2700 ft
Train Stations
  • Harrogate Train Station
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    2700 ft
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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Rb Gallery1000 ft
  • Godfrey & Watt1000 ft
  • Gascoigne Gallery1000 ft
  • McTague Of Harrogate1000 ft
  • Anstey Galleries1000 ft
  • Walker Galleries1000 ft
  • Brazilia1400 ft
  • Stump Cross Caverns2300 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center2300 ft

Places of interest

  • Harrogate Turkish Baths700 ft
  • Harrogate Library2300 ft
  • Bartle Leisure Ltd3000 ft
  • Bilton Working Mens Club3300 ft

Train stations

  • Harrogate Train Station2000 ft
  • Harrogate Train Station2000 ft

Convention centers


  • Silver Dollar Amusements1400 ft
  • The Gaming Lodge1400 ft
  • Amusement King1400 ft
  • Silver Dollar1400 ft
  • Odeon Cinema2700 ft
  • UK Superbowl3000 ft
  • Lucky Numbers Bingo Club3000 ft


  • The Royal Pump Room Museum700 ft
  • The Mercer Art Gallery700 ft


  • Royal Hall Theatre400 ft
  • Harrogate White Rose Theatre Trust Ltd1400 ft
  • Harrogate Theatre1400 ft
  • Harrogate International Festival2300 ft

Local attractions

  • Mother Shipton's Cave and The Petrifying Well3.0 mi
    Prophecy Lodge, High Bridge, Harrogate
  • Stockeld Park6.2 mi
    A661 between Harrogate and Leeds, Wetherby
  • The British Library10.2 mi
    Thorpe Arch Park, Wetherby
  • Stump Cross Caverns4.2 mi
    Greenhow Hill, Pateley Bridge
  • Otley Courthouse Arts Centre8.6 mi
    Courthouse Street, Otley
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Hotels nearby
The West Park Hotel
4 stars
0.9 km
Days Inn Wetherby
3 stars
13 km
The Ship Inn Ripon
3 stars
16 km
Ripon Spa Hotel
3 stars
16 km
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The Ruskin Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Ruskin

Average guest rating

7.0out of 10
Very good
Based on 92 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single

    very central, warm and clean with an EXCELLENT breakfast.

    staff distant and not friendly or welcoming

  • Older travelers

    excellent but for sulky breakfast service

    sulky breakfast service

  • Older travelers

    Proximity to town centre was good

    Found the service a little remote if anything.. hardly ever saw anyone was issued with a key for the room upon arrival and that was it.. just brief encounter with young girl in the morning serving breakfast who hadnt a smile for anyone

  • Older travelers

    Hospitality & good cooked breakfast

    Being a non-smoker I was aware of the smell of cigarette smoke in the evenings when we were in our room, something I really dislike. I would hesitate to reccommend this good hotel because of this.

  • Single

    Bad reception on tv and only 5 channels. Room to small and cluttered. I had to ask for heating to be put on. no internet access. Incoming calls tranferred to their mobile, they physically had to come upstairs hand me their mobile for my incoming call, then waited outside my door for me to hand back telephone

  • Older travelers

    a well positioned hotel, good breakfasts

    but luke warm water not enough for a bath!

  • Older travelers

    Excellent value for money terrific breakfasts

  • Older travelers

    The welcome, assistance with luggage as we are elderly, large comfortable room, excellent breakfasts.

  • Older travelers

    The room was serviced daily, very comfortable and the breakfast was superb.

    Breakfast waitress's churlish attitude was comical - however the novelty would soon wear off!

  • Single

    Bacon and mushrooms at breakfast were good. Free parking in the hotel car park. Nice shower with plenty of hot water.

    The room was very small for a double. On arrival there were loads of big bags on the landing by my room, presumably linens for laundry. The girl who served breakfast was aloof and unfriendly, as though she didn't want to be there. The porter who let me in (albeit late at 10pm) carried my bag and put it outside the room but didn't show me into the room. Traffic noise was a problem so was glad I packed ear plugs.

  • Older travelers

    Stayed there before. Very good central location and small,friendly, informal, individual hotel.

  • Older travelers

    Great location, within walking distance of town centre. Nice quiet area.

    Although the room was large everything seemed a little tired, needs a freshen up, an odd damp patch and water left in the kettle. Over priced

  • Single

    Hotel tired, bathrooms shabby and old

  • Older travelers

    It was a lovely relaxed atmosphere in a very luxurious room which we had quite cheap. Very near to all shops and all restaurants. Lovely breakfast choice.

  • Older travelers

    The breakfast waitress is awful, so rude and impolite. The interior is really run down. There is no WiFi in the room, not acceptable these days. We will never stay here again and do not recommend it.

How to reach apartment

apartment The Ruskin Guest House - Harrogate Harrogate location
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Apartment Address:

1 Swan Road, Harrogate, United Kingdom, HG1 2SS

Get directions
City Center
  • Harrogate
    2700 ft
Train Stations
  • Harrogate Train Station
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    2700 ft
Apartment details
  • Number of rooms: