Have you booked your accommodation for the UCI Road World Championships?

You’re not too late. Take a look at our top recommendations that are not only close to the race routes but also great locations for exploring all Yorkshire has to offer!


  • Beverley
    • Great mixture of independent shops
    • Also famous for its race course
    • Start of the Para-Cycling International
  • Tadcaster
    • Perfectly placed between York and Leeds
    • Home to three breweries
    • Start of the Para-Cycling International, with other races passing through
  • Wetherby
    • Award winning market town
    • Start of the Para-Cycling International, with other races passing through
  • Northallerton
    • On the doorstep of both the Yorkshire Dales and North Yorks Moor National Park
    • Start for Elite Men Time Trial
  • Ripon
    • Great range of accommodation to suit all group sizes and budgets
    • Historical city with great attractions
    • Close to Harrogate
    • Start for Women Elite Time Trial and Men U23 Time Trial
  • Richmond
    • Surrounded by beautiful walks, make sure to visit the Richmond Waterfalls
    • Start of the Men’s Junior Road Race
  • Doncaster
    • Try out the brand new community cycling facility at Doncaster Dome
    • Start of Women’s Junior and Men’s U23 Road Races
  • Harrogate
    • There's still availability with new accommodation released every week
    • Official camping facilities within Harrogate
    • Finish venue for all racing
    • Historical bath town with great attractions
  • Bradford
    • Excellent transport links between Leeds, Doncaster and further afield.
    • Start for the Woman’s Elite road race.
    • One of the industrial hubs of Yorkshire and steeped in history
    • Large range of accommodation to suit all budgets
  • Leeds
    • Start for the Men Elite Road Race
    • Fantastic for shopping, art, culture and sport plus so much more
    • A large range of accommodation to suit all budgets

Other places in Yorkshire

  • York
    • Historic city with great attractions
    • Good transport links to Harrogate and Leeds
    • Great range of accommodation to suit all group sizes and budgets
  • Thirsk
    • Historic market town
    • Close to Northallerton, Richmond & Ripon (all start towns)
    • Great location for exploring the North and East of the county

There is a wide variety of accommodation across Yorkshire to suit all sizes of groups and budgets. If none of our picks are right for you there are loads of historic market towns or quaint villages along or near to the routes or event further across Yorkshire that will suit your accommodation needs.

Check out:

Harrogate specific Accommodation


Thinking about camping?

Check out our official camping sites in Harrogate here.

The Dales Bike centre are also setting up the Worlds Swaledale 'Fan Hub’. It will have a huge 25sq metres outdoor screen in the field free to view next to the Bike Centre with a few catering stalls, bar, some evening entertainment lined up and some organised road rides going out. There will also be a popup camping site.