The Best Hotels in Wakefield


The best 4 star hotels in Wakefield

Wentbridge House Hotel

Headingley Lodge

Roomzzz Leeds Headingley

Holiday Inn Leeds-Wakefield M1 Jct40, an IHG Hotel

Ramada Wakefield

Strategically located near Doncaster, Leeds, Wakefield, and York, the Wentbridge House Hotel is a historical 4-star country house nestled within 20 acres of beautiful gardens and grounds. The hotel boasts of a tranquil location, surrounded by century-old trees, and offers luxurious accommodation with fully air-conditioned garden rooms that feature marble bathrooms and power showers. According to the reviews, guests appreciate the warm and friendly service from the staff, the excellent food, and the well-kept grounds. However, a few guests were disappointed with the absence of a gym on site.

The Headingley Lodge in Leeds offers accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. Situated right inside the Headingley Cricket Stadium, the hotel features rooms with a superb view of the field. Each room comes equipped with a desk, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen, towels, and a fridge. Reviews indicate that guests especially enjoyed the unique experience of overlooking the cricket field, along with the hotel's location and the comfortable beds. However, some guests found the bathroom facilities to be quite basic.

Roomzzz Leeds Headingley is situated in Leeds, featuring accommodation with free parking and free WiFi. Each unit includes a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom with bath and free toiletries, and a kitchen equipped with an oven, a toaster, a fridge, and a kettle. Guests found the apartments to be clean, spacious, and convenient, particularly for visits to the Headingley Cricket and Rugby ground. However, there were comments about the need for a makeover and concerns about the lack of proper security due to the constantly open front door and security gate.

Set amidst scenic pastures, the Holiday Inn Leeds-Wakefield M1 Jct40, an IHG Hotel boasts an ideal location just off junction 40 of the M1 motorway, a mere 5 minutes’ drive from Wakefield. It offers modern rooms complete with power showers in the private bathrooms, TV with pay-per-view movies, and tea/coffee facilities. The hotel stands out for its ample car parking and free WiFi throughout. Reviews reveal that guests found the staff to be friendly, helpful and efficient. The breakfast offering was reportedly plentiful, and the newly renovated interiors added to the overall appeal of the stay.

The hotel also offers business services such as PC, internet access, and fax services in their business center. The convenience of the location, just 15 minutes from the center of Leeds, and the availability of the Xscape entertainment complex a short 15 minutes' drive away, were other highlights. Some minor inconveniences were noted regarding the Wi-Fi connection and lack of diverse options in the evening menu. Some guests also mentioned room booking mix-ups.

The Ramada Wakefield, situated just off junction 40 of the M1 and within 5 minutes of the M62, is conveniently close to the commercial heart of the region and a mere 15-minute drive away from Leeds city center. The hotel offers spacious en suite rooms that promise to offer the highest level of comfort. Guests have access to a comfortable restaurant and a bar with a large flat-screen TV. The hotel's location puts guests within easy reach of attractions like the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Xscape, Nostell Priory, and the Hepworth Gallery.

Reviews suggest that the Ramada Wakefield is ideal for short stays or stopovers. Guests were appreciative of the cleanliness, friendly staff, and reasonable pricing. The hotel's bar area was highlighted as a pleasant space, and the convenience of its location was also noted. Some guests, however, felt that the hotel was somewhat basic and did not fully reflect the Ramada brand's reputation. The comfort of the family rooms and the presence of a smoking area near the front door were areas that received some critique.

The best 3 star hotels in Wakefield

The Calverley Arms by Innkeeper's Collection

Holiday Inn Express Wakefield, an IHG Hotel

Lanehead Hotel

York House Hotel

Set in the charming village of Calverley, the 19th-century inn, The Calverley Arms by Innkeeper's Collection, provides a cozy and comfortable stay. The inn is conveniently located just 7 miles from Leeds and offers free parking. It features an on-site pub that serves hearty, traditional British food and cask ales. Each room is light, warm, and well-furnished, offering amenities such as an en suite bathroom, free toiletries, TV, and tea/coffee making facilities. The inn is surrounded by beautiful countryside, making it a serene retreat.

Guest reviews highlight the inn's excellent location and the friendliness of the staff, particularly the cleaning staff and the chef. The bar has also received positive feedback, adding to the charm of the place. While some guests found the breakfast satisfactory and enjoyed the available options, others felt it could have been better. There were also comments about the lack of air conditioning in the rooms and the inability to open windows. Nonetheless, the overall experience at The Calverley Arms was highly rated, with guests appreciating its beautiful surroundings and the ample parking.

The centrally located Holiday Inn Express Wakefield, an IHG Hotel, is an ideal place to stay for those seeking convenience and comfort. With a short walk to Wakefield Westgate Train Station and easy access to the M1 and M62 motorways, guests can easily visit London, Leeds, or York. The hotel is also close to the Hepworth Wakefield Art Gallery and the Trinity Walk Shopping Centre. It offers 81 air-conditioned rooms equipped with free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, with an inclusive Express Start Breakfast for all guests.

Guest reviews appreciate the helpful and friendly staff, as well as the clean, comfortable rooms. The location is also commended for its quiet, yet central, location. However, some guests found the parking situation challenging and suggested improvements in the food choice and quality. The breakfast received mixed reviews, with some guests finding the scrambled eggs a bit tasteless. Despite a few minor issues, guests find the Holiday Inn Express Wakefield offers good value for money, with its light and airy rooms, comfortable beds, and attentive service.

The Lanehead Hotel, located in Brighouse, offers guests comfortable accommodations with a garden, free private parking, a restaurant, and a bar. This 3-star hotel provides room service and free WiFi, ensuring a convenient and enjoyable stay. All rooms in the hotel are equipped with a TV, private bathroom, and free toiletries. It is situated at a perfect location, 23 km away from the White Rose Shopping Centre and Leeds Town Hall.

Guest reviews highlight the excellent room size, cleanliness, comfort, and warm welcome upon arrival. The staff are praised for their excellent service and the breakfast was well-received. Some guests suggested room upgrades, while others mentioned the rooms might be too warm on hot days, with no fans available. Despite these minor issues, the overall consensus is positive. The Lanehead Hotel is valued for its friendly staff, good food, cleanliness, and excellent location, particularly for walking holidays.

Conveniently located in the heart of Wakefield city centre and just a stone's throw away from Wakefield Westgate railway station, the York House Hotel offers stylish, modern en suite accommodations along with free Wi-Fi and free parking. It features 20 contemporary rooms equipped with flat-screen TVs and en suite shower rooms. The hotel's location is perfect for art and culture enthusiasts, being next to the Art House and behind Wakefield’s Theatre Royal and Opera House. Its proximity to Wakefield Westgate Railway Station enables easy connectivity to Leeds.

Reviews commend the hotel's friendly staff and the spacious rooms with comfortable beds. Several guests mentioned the convenience of having coffee and tea readily available in their rooms, and they appreciated the large showers. Some guests mentioned issues with the curtains and pointed out that the hotel no longer serves breakfast. Despite minor complaints about the bed comfort and the size of the bathroom, the majority of reviews highlighted the great location, cleanliness, and the good value for money that the hotel provides.

Set in Wakefield, in the West Yorkshire region, The Victoria is a great choice for travellers interested in gardens and regional attractions. The property is surrounded by points of interest such as the Belle Vue, Sandal Castle, and Wakefield Cathedral. All rooms include access to a shared bathroom and fully-equipped kitchen. Some rooms also feature a kitchenette with a microwave.

According to reviews, the location of The Victoria is good and is particularly suitable for individuals or groups of friends. However, some guests pointed out that the property is not as family-friendly as they would have liked, citing a lack of family bedrooms and the inconvenience of communal bathrooms. Nevertheless, the property is commended for its convenience and good pricing, making it a great option for an overnight stay or for contractors. The shared kitchen was appreciated by some guests, but the communal bathroom received mixed reviews. Despite a few negative comments about the mattresses and some facilities, the majority of the reviews underline the cleanliness, good location, and friendly atmosphere of the hotel.

The best budget hotels in Wakefield

Campanile Wakefield

Campanile Wakefield is located 800 metres from Wakefield city centre. The hotel provides guests with free car parking and WiFi for a surcharge. The hotel features a flat-screen TV with Freeview channels, tea and coffee making facilities, and en-suite facilities in all rooms. It also offers a restaurant for breakfast and dinner, as well as a bar for evening drinks and light refreshments. Notably located near the city's industrial area, it is within walking distance from various businesses, with easy access to Leeds and Bradford via the M1 motorway. Cultural attractions such as The Hepworth Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, and Wakefield Cathedral are also nearby.

Reviewers appreciated the friendly staff, easy parking, and good value for breakfast. Guests found the hotel to exceed expectations, with special mentions of the excellent shower with good water pressure. Some found the room to be a bit small and the hotel a bit dated, with a poor breakfast offering. Noise from adjoining rooms was occasionally an issue. The hotel's location within an industrial estate was not ideal for some guests, but others appreciated the quiet location and competitive price.

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