Harewood house and gardens shortlisted for major business tourism award

Harewood have announced today that they have been shortlisted in the Business Tourism Category in the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards.

A year into the new commercial partnership, Harewood continues to aim high and with its wide ranging remit as an award winning visitor attraction and one of the UK’s prestigious heritage destinations, its burgeoning corporate hospitality service proves Harewood remains at the top of its game.

Says Mike Schafer, Chief Executive of Harewood: ‘Harewood is no stranger to these awards as it previously won a Gold Award in the Large Visitor Attraction in 2009.

“We have the finest location set in a beautiful designed landscape that offers an unrivalled setting added to which excellent facilities, the team at Harewood work tirelessly to deliver good food, good service and a standard which is applauded by the business tourism market. We are flexible and are constantly aware of the competitive market we are in.

“We can offer packages to suit a range of budgets and client requirements, with innovative ideas to keep us at the top of the list as a must-have location for that large conference or intimate business meeting.

“I am delighted for the hospitality team who continue to work hard at focusing on what the client needs and raising our standards, while promoting our services to businesses within our region and beyond.’

Harewood are up against stiff competition and the winner will be announced at a glittering ceremony on 10 October at Doncaster Racecourse.