Our August Bank Holiday break takes you to the wonderful North Yorkshire town of Harrogate, just east of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park, a Victorian spa town in the heart of the county with places of natural beauty, medieval historical attractions and an array of market towns to capture your interest.

Harrogate offers many varied attractions to fill your time whilst on your Go Singles break with the beautiful Valley Gardens, the Turkish baths, The Royal Pump Room Museum and the RHS Harlow Carr a must visit to get a real flavour of this wonderful town.  Don’t forget to pop over to Betty’s Tea Rooms for a proper brew!

2 Nights 24 Aug

The Old Swan ****

The Old Swan Hotel in Harrogate seamlessly blends Victorian grandeur with contemporary elegance, all within a short stroll from the town centre.

Renowned for its romantic history, this iconic hotel was once a bustling spa and served as a refuge for the famed crime writer Agatha Christie during her mysterious disappearance in 1926.

The hotel boasts an array of stunning period features, including revolving doors and polished wooden floors. In the winter months, guests can warm up by the roaring fire in the lobby. The elegant reception rooms include the magnificent Wedgwood Restaurant, featuring its original glass ceiling, and the Swan Lounge & Bar, where you can enjoy a drink or snack while overlooking the lawns and scenic views of the town centre.

With 136 stylish bedrooms and suites, The Old Swan Hotel offers the perfect retreat for a relaxing getaway.


Saturday: Arrival and Welcome

Arrive at The Old Swan Hotel, where our friendly staff will assist you with the check-in process. Take this time to settle into your comfortable room or suite and start exploring the hotel's elegant surroundings at your own pace.

Welcome Meeting

Head to the Swan Lounge & Bar for a welcome meeting. This is a great chance to meet fellow solo travellers, learn about the hotel's amenities, and get details about the weekend's itinerary.

Evening Dinner

Enjoy a delightful dinner in the Wedgwood Restaurant. The menu offers a mix of classic British dishes with contemporary flair, all within a beautifully historic setting. It's a perfect opportunity to savour a great meal and get to know your fellow guests.

Sunday: Exploring Harrogate

Breakfast - Begin your day with a delicious breakfast in the Wedgwood Restaurant. Whether you prefer a hearty meal or a light start, there's something for everyone.

Walk to Harrogate Town

Join a  walk to Harrogate town centre. Discover the charming streets, unique shops, and serene parks at your own pace. Visit iconic spots like the Royal Pump Room Museum and Valley Gardens, or simply enjoy the local atmosphere.

Afternoon at Leisure

Spend the afternoon as you wish. You might choose to return to the hotel for some relaxation, visit the Turkish Baths, indulge in afternoon tea, or continue exploring Harrogate’s attractions.

Evening Dinner

Return to the Wedgwood Restaurant for another exquisite dinner. Enjoy the carefully curated menu and take in the sophisticated ambiance, making it a perfect ending to your day.

Monday: Departure

Breakfast - Enjoy your final breakfast at The Old Swan Hotel. Reflect on your weekend getaway and savour the last moments in this charming setting.

Check-Out - Take a moment to say goodbye to any fellow travelers you've connected with during your stay.



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Price Includes

What is included in the tour

  • Stay at the 4* The Old Swan
  • Your own single occupancy en-suite room
  • Full English breakfast, 3 course dinner 
  • Dedicated GoSingles host at the hotel
  • Welcome get together
  • Optional activities
  • No single supplement
  • Meet other single, like minded travellers who wish to socialise and make new friends


Address: Old Swan Hotel, Swan Road, Harrogate HG1 2SR, United Kingdom

Parking is available onsite at £10 per day

Price and itinerary may be subject to change

Holiday Types
Multi Activities, First Singles Holiday, Over 50s, Late Deals