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Harrogate is an attractive town that welcomes many business and leisure visitors all the year round. There are more than 2,000 beds available for visitors to Harrogate – with more than 1,000 of them within an easy walking distance of the Convention venue, the Harrogate International Centre or HIC.

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The Convention Organisers have secured allocations of rooms at discounted rates for registered delegates in each of the following categories of accommodation.   Typical discounted rates are:  (updated 13/10/10)

  1. 4-star Hotels – from £65 to £80 per person per night bed & breakfast single or £70-£90 double

  2. 3-star Hotels – from £50 to £65 per person per night bed & breakfast single or £70-£85 double

  3. 2-star Hotels – from £56 to £66 per person per night bed & breakfast single or £56-£66 double

  4. Guest Houses – from £40 to £50 per person per night bed & breakfast single or £65-£85 double

  5. Apartments – from £100 to £350 for 2-6 persons for TWO nights or £150-£400 for 3 nights

Full details of all accommodation in each category can be found on the following websites, but bookings at the discounted rates for Convention Delegates must be made by e-mail, fax or telephone only, quoting a password that will be provided when registration and payment have been completed.

DISCOUNTED RATES: Details of the accommodation providers offering discounts to IEPC delegates is available via the links below. Registered IEPC 2010 delegates will be provided with a password to quote in order to obtain this discount:

1.  Destination Harrogate Hotels  (click here) updated 13/10/10

2.  Accommodation Harrogate Guest Houses + smaller hotels (click here) updated 13/10/10

3.  Apartments (self catering) (click here) updated 13/10/10


Details of a wide range of accommodation a short drive away from Harrogate can be found on the following web sites or by using the specified e-mail and telephone or fax number: – the Harrogate Borough Council’s Visitor Information web page.  Email: Tel: +44 (0) 1423 537303  For Yorkshire Dales & Harrogate Holiday Guide 2009  - The Welcome to Yorkshire Visitor Information web page Email:  for other parts of the Yorkshire Region


Main Supporters

The Queen's Awards

Santander Business Banking -

Yorkshire Bank

A4e Enterprise & Education -

National Federation of Enterprise Agencies

Small Firms Enterprise Development Initiative

Young Enterprise -

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