Wakefield awaits: its bars, castle, history and more!

Discover the family-friendly area of Wakefield—bars, art galleries and top sights from National Coal Mining Museum to Yorkshire Sculpture Park.

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Top hotels in Wakefield

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Clarion Cedar Court Wakefield Hotel
4 out of 5
£53
per night
27 Sep-28 Sep
3.5/5Good! (527 reviews)

Situated in the business district, this eco-friendly hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Hepworth Wakefield and National Coal Mining Museum. ...

3.5/5Good! (527 reviews)

"The family room here is epic! When we areived all extra beds were made up and travel cot. This is our 2nd visit and we will always pick the hotel when staying in Yorkshire"…"

Reviewed on 2 Sep 2019

Clarion Cedar Court Wakefield Hotel
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Campanile Hotel Wakefield
3 out of 5
£29
per night
13 Oct-14 Oct
3.2/5 (448 reviews)

Situated in Wakefield, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield Theatre Royal and Wakefield Cathedral. Sandal Castle is 1.8 mi (2.9 ...

3.2/5 (448 reviews)

"Good staff and service. Room was ok but lacking plug sockets. Room was quiet and bed was comfortable. More than enough for a good nights sleep."…"

Reviewed on 15 Aug 2019

Campanile Hotel Wakefield
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Holiday Inn Express Wakefield
3 out of 5
£38
per night
20 Oct-21 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (422 reviews)

Situated in Wakefield, this hotel is steps away from Wakefield Cathedral and Wakefield Museum. Hepworth Wakefield and Sandal Castle are also within 3 mi (5 km). ...

4.2/5Very Good! (422 reviews)

"Room was clean and presentable. The bed was comfortable"…"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2019

Holiday Inn Express Wakefield

Popular things to do in Wakefield

First Direct Arena
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First Direct Arena

Its honeycombed exterior glowing like a beacon at night, Leeds’ modern music venue draws crowds nightly to its shows featuring local and international stars.

Royal Armouries
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Royal Armouries

Discover the world of weaponry at this purpose-built museum, which contains the national collection of arms and armor from throughout the ages.

Magna Science Adventure Centre
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Magna Science Adventure Centre

Magna Science Adventure Centre is a top museum in Templeborough with a rich history. Discover the area's entertainment choices and spas.