Through the gates and into pretty Follifoot village where you can find a fabulous Post Office Shop with super local produce available and a choice of the two Sam Smiths pubs, The Radcliffe Arms and The Harewood Arms. Follifoot is also very proud of its local cricket club and guests are welcome to spend a lazy afternoon enjoying the sound of leather on willow and sipping a drink!
Follifoot is also home to the Rudding Park Golf Course where our guests can benefit from a 10% discount and to the Follifoot Park Riding School . The Yorkshire Showground, HQ of the Yorkshire Agricultural Society, with the Yorkshire Event Centre, Pavilions of Harrogate and Fodder, the showcase for local Yorkshire food suppliers, are only a mile away and Rudding Gates apartments are the perfect location for people visiting or working at the showground.
Just a mile away can be found the Rudding Park Estate Private Gym & treatment Rooms at Spa Bottom Farm offering private training sessions and beauty therapy treatments in a lovely quiet country location. Please ask us for more details when you book or visit www.rudding.com/heathandfitness
Guests will also find nearby Rudding Park Hotel and The Clocktower restaurant, where Rudding Gates guests are offered a 10% discount off food & wine, Follifoot Park Riding Stables and a choice of fishing lakes. There are also many lovely local footpaths to walk.
Harrogate, with its wonderful shops, restaurants, Royal Hall, Theatre and Harrogate International Conference Centre is only three miles away and can be reached easily by car or the local bus service.
Yorkshire is becoming more and more famous for its food and guests can enjoy the excellent local restaurants, many featuring locally grown and produced specialities on their menu’s, and shopping in the local food specialists and at the regular farmers markets. Many Rudding Gates guests have enrolled at the famed Betty’s Cookery School, which is nearby, and had a wonderful time learning to cook Betty’s famous recipes.
The apartments are also well located for trips to the Yorkshire Moors, the Yorkshire Dales and the lovely Yorkshire Coast, not to mention the huge number of cultural and historic sites there are to visit in this beautiful area. The apartments are always stocked with local guides and Welcome to Yorkshire brochures to help our guests to choose and plan their visits.