Alamah Guest House Harrogate
holiday accommodation in yorkshire

About Us

We go that extra mile to make you smile

Our House

Built in the 1880s our elegant, understated, Victorian townhouse has been a Guest House since the 1970s.  We have ensured that the house retains many of the original features in the continual upgrading of our Guest Accommodation.

Whether you are coming to Harrogate for business or pleasure the Alamah Guest House is an ideal base from which to explore the beautiful surrounding area.

Our Town

Harrogate attracts visitors for many different reasons.  Some will come for the great historic sites and culture so inherent in such a wonderful old Spa Town, while others will be attracted by the more contemporary aspects of a place which is home to Harrogate International Centre, with it's many Conferences, Exhibitions and Entertainment.

Harrogate also offers The Royal Hall, the beautiful Valley Gardens, Art Galleries, Museums, Harrogate Theatre, Turkish Baths, The Stray a wide and varied choice of restaurants, wine bars and pubs.

Click here for our Things To Do page.

Our Area

Our guests enjoy spending their days exploring North Yorkshire.  From the Alamah Guest House you can visit Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, medieval market towns, historic villages, gardens and castles, National Trust properties and racecourses.  Click here for more details.

Our Breakfasts

Our guests start their day with our qualitly breakfast made with fresh local ingredients, where possible.  Every effort is made to cater for vegetarians and people with other special dietary requirements.

Click here to see our Breakfast Menu.

Our Bedrooms

Our bedrooms have comfortable beds with quality bedding, free Wi-Fi, thermostatically controlled radiators, hairdryer, generously filled hospitality tray, bottled water, hairdryer, local information browser, TV with Freeview and radio alarm clock with i-pod dock.  Guests can use a centrally located iron and ironing board.  Click here to see our Bedrooms.

Our Ensuite Shower Rooms

We have installed quality fittings throughout our shower rooms and provide complimentary Duck Island toiletries and thermostatically controlled heated towel rails.

Our Parking

We are happy to say we have some free car parking spaces, depending on the length of your car. If we cannot accommodate you in the car park, we will provide you with a permit to park in one of the nearby roads for the duration of your stay.


What They Say

Our Reviews

'Thank you for a lovely weekend. We'll be back!'

H   Chester-Le-Street

'Very friendly hosts. Comfortable stay. First class breakfasts.'

Mr and Mrs T.   Durham

'A place to return to. Hospitality and welcome first class.'

Ms P.   London

'I would recommend this Guest House in preference to a small hotel'

A P      Scilly Isles

'Superb location for the Gift Fair at the Conference Centre'

Exhibitor      Berkshire

'Staying here is a must'

L      Colwyn Bay

'Price is extremely good value . . . would highly recommend'

S      Leamington Spa

'Lovely to find a Family Room which is clean, bright and spacious enough for a family!'

Rouse Family     London

'. . .fabulous breakfast which keep you going all day . . '

L S    London

'Rooms clean with comfortable beds and excellent showers'

V      Manchester

'First class breakfasts...'

H     Durham

'Owners made a hectic business trip a total pleasure'

S     Edinburgh

' third stay at the Alamah'

B     Ireland

'We rang the owners and got just the rooms we wanted!'

S     Tyne and Wear

"Friendly, welcoming. Informative. Good location. Wonderful house.'

K     Cheshire

'You must try the eggs!

H     Suffolk

'Nothing too much trouble'

D     Middlesex

'If I am in Harrogate again, this is where I want to stay'

L     Exeter

'Best stocked hospitality basket I've ever seen'.

T     Merseyside

'Won't be looking for anywhere else in Harrogate because of the lovely personal touches'

M     London

'You have the right ingredients for success'

C     Upholland

'Breakfasts home cooked, delicious and enough to see us through the day'

B     Manchester

'The location is perfect for exploring'

J     Glasgow

"Complimentary wi fi, bottled Harrogate spring water and bathroom toiletries.  Plus free parking.  Everything you need for a short break in Harrogate'

SC    Tiverton

'The owners are friendly and the service extremely professional'

C     London

'Liked the cleanliness everywhere, friendly hosts, car park and a very good breakfast'

A M     Stoke

'Going to Harrogate . . . .Stay at the Alamah - 5 star Alamah'

E      Kent

'We've stayed in many Guest Houses and this is one of the best'

K & S Northumberland

'Haven't stayed in a B and B for 10 years plus but so glad I did - brilliant stay, great location, superb service'

A W Cheam

"Thanks for being so friendly and helpful and paying such attention to detail'

B & J Chichester

'Loved the personal touch at breakfast with the scrambled eggs - amazing service!'

Angela Crouch End

'Thank you for your warm and welcoming service and for going the extra mile to deliver such personal care'

A P Scilly Isles (again)

'I always look forward to my stay - always a warm welcome, fantastic breakfast and the room is always well appointed - great tea and coffee and lovely towels'


'Best Guest House I've stayed in - very clean, super shower, comfy bed and friendly hosts'

B B Selby

'Lovely friendly welcome and attentive service made me feel very at home'



S S Ruthin

'I would love to stay if I'm up this way again - highly recommended.  Thanks to you both'

Ron Bristol

'Will keep on visiting and recommending to others'

J & P Derby

'Old fashioned courtesy and hospitality at its best'

F F Somerset

'So glad you  had a cancellation and could fit me in at short notice.  I couldn't have wished for a nicer B & B.  Thank you'

C K Swindon

'We have had a really lovely stay - thank you so much.  Loved the room and the breakfast too.  We can honestly say this is the best B & B we have ever stayed in'

K & D Norway

'Comfortable accommodation and fantastic service and breakfast.  We would definitely stay again'

V and H Merthyr Tydfil

'Absolutely loved it!  Spotless, personal service, fab location too!'

Z P Merthyr Tydfil

'A very comfortable and happy time.  Thank you very much for the care and attention'

Mrs  A J Leeds

 'We have really enjoyed our stay at your comfortable, friendly Guest House.  We will definately return'

J & M, Prestwick

'Excellent stay thank you.  Everything catered for'

D G Warwickshire

'Thanks for making me feel so welcome, you have a lovely B & B indeed'

H T Helsinki

'Everything about the Alamah is first class, thank you. Will recommend to all our friends and family.  Hope to return someday'

S & C Sunderland

'Thanks for a lovely stay'

M B Bristol

'Enjoyed my second visit with you and will be booking for next year.  Thank you for making my stay so lovely'

L A Devon

'As always - excellent.  Many thanks'

M M Humbie

'Nice to have plenty of storage space - both hanging space and plenty of drawers.  Also good to have proper non-slip hangers, not the captive ones (very irritating)  Judy and Sue were both very friendly, very professional.  Thank you!'

C & K London

'Super lovely B & B.  Would strongly recommend and come back again.  First choice accommodation in Harrogate!  Thank you!

W M London

'Still as good as we remembered - thank you'

G O Wokingham

'Was fantastic and would love to book for 2015'

M E London N13

'Alamah Is certainly one of the best Guest Houses I've stayed in - and there have been quite a few!'

D A Amersham

'A charming house, a warm welcome and a relaxing stay! Thank you'

C H London SE9

'Great stay and very happy to have met you both and enjoyed a warm Yorkshire welcome.  The breakfast was really excellent.  Thanks so much both!'

M & G Twickenham

 'Loved our room with the tree outside!  And thank you for all the helpful advice about places to see.'

R W Wolverhampton

'Thank you both so much for our enjoyable stay - you could not have done it any better.'

T & D Surrey

'You both made us feel very welcome and comfortable.  We have really enjoyed staying here and would recommend you to anyone visiting Harrrogate.'

L & A Hertfordshire

















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