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Cheap Hotels in Wakefield

Carr Lane, Carlton Near Rothwell
4 Miles from the centre
per night from £45
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1973 reviews by TrustYou
0.1 Miles from the centre

A modern hotel in the centre of Wakefield, with free Wi-Fi and breakfast included Holiday Inn Express® Wakefield hotel is a five-minute walk from Wakefield Westgate Station. A train can whisk you to Leeds in 15 minutes, York or Sheffield in under an hour. The M1 and M62 motorways are both within a few miles of the hotel. Wakefield Bus Station is a five-minute walk away, with connections around West Yorkshire. The spire of medieval Wakefield Cathedral towers over the city centre five minutes' walk away. Sculptures and contemporary art at the Hepworth Wakefield gallery are 15 minutes away beside the River Calder. You can see more works by Henry Moore at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, in the grounds of 18th-century Bretton Hall only seven miles from the hotel. The Ridings and Trinity Walk shopping centres are a short stroll away. Travelling for business? You can hold a meeting for 10 in the hotel's meeting room, with convenient free Wi-Fi and on-site parking. If you need documents quickly, there's a computer and printer for guests' use. There are several local business parks within two miles of the hotel. You can enjoy sausages and eggs as part of the inclusive Express Start Breakfast in the Great Room restaurant every day. Settle down to curries, paninis or burgers for dinner and relax at the end of the day with a cold pint in the lounge bar.

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per night from £46
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Rothwell Lane, Oulton
4.6 Miles from the centre
per night from £130
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Walton Hall and Waterton Park Hotel, Walton
3.4 Miles from the centre
per night from £165
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Campanile Hotel Wakefield Hotel

1871 reviews by TrustYou
Monckton Road
1.3 Miles from the centre
per night from £41
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Holmfield Arms Hotel

309 reviews by TrustYou
Thornes Park, Denby Dale Road
per night from £65
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Lux Aparts Wakefield Central Hotel

16 St Johns North, West Yorkshire
0.5 Miles from the centre
per night from £75
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Hotels in Wakefield

Perched in the Pennines of West Yorkshire, Wakefield is a picturesque cathedral city situated close to Leeds, Bradford and the North Yorkshire Moors. Filled with stone built buildings and surrounded by countryside, Wakefield offers an ideal spot in which to enjoy Yorkshire's delights.


A trip back to days gone by, the National Coal Museum is an excellent value-for-money attraction for all the family. Experience what life was like working as a miner with a trip down the mine, then explore the history of mining and how it shaped the local area.

Yorkshire Sculpture Park is a magnificent open-air gallery with eye-catching modern sculptures from a range of artists. Entry is free and there are events throughout the year for the family to enjoy such as a ‘create your own sculpture' workshop.

The historical motte and bailey remains of the medieval Sandal Castle provide a great environment in which to relax and explore. Overlooking the River Calder, enjoy panoramic views of Wakefield and the rolling Yorkshire Pennines.

Set in 300 acres of pristine parkland, Nostell Priory and Parkland offer a great day out. Take a guided tour around the 18th-century priory and discover the history behind the building. Outside you can go on a bat walk or stroll around the lake to spot kingfishers, and children can make the most of the large adventure playground.

Situated in the iconic Wakefield One building, Wakefield Museum has free entry to its many exhibitions devoted to the history of the local area. With hands-on activities such as dressing up, the building also houses the Create Café for a swift coffee and cake.

On the banks of the River Calder, the architecturally imposing Hepworth Wakefield art gallery houses contemporary British art and gives visitors the chance to get involved in a range of workshops such as print making.

Food and drink

Wakefield offers a range of eateries with Indian, Thai, Italian, Chinese and Greek restaurants all centrally located. Situated in a stunning Grade II listed building, The Cow Shed serves modern English cuisine, with a three-course lunch costing a reasonable £14.95.

Qubana is a tapas bar that is open till late. With a wide range of tapas it also has a refreshing cocktail menu to quench your thirst. Located near Wakefield's bars and clubs, this is a perfect starting point for a night out.

There are a number of Wakefield hotels to choose from, so whatever your budget and tastes, you are sure to find accommodation to suit your needs.

Frequently asked questions about Hotels in Wakefield

Which hotels are the most popular ones to stay at in Wakefield?

According to our booking data, the most booked hotels in Wakefield are Waterton Park Hotel, Best Western Wakefield Hotel St Pierre and Holiday Inn Express WAKEFIELD.

What is the cheapest price for a hotel in Wakefield?

The lowest price for a double room in Wakefield is £45.

What are the best hotels in Wakefield near the center?

If you want to stay near the center of Wakefield, you can consider staying at Holiday Inn Express WAKEFIELD, Waterton Park Hotel and Best Western Wakefield Hotel St Pierre.

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