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Wakefield, United Kingdom

An ancient market and parish town, Wakefield has a long history that is on display through many of the buildings, cathedrals and the ruins of Sandal Castle. Located in West Yorkshire, Wakefield can be found by the River Calder. With its location near Leeds and York, Wakefield makes a great base while on holiday in the UK.


Wakefield Attractions

  • Sandal Castle
  • Chantry Bridge and Chapel
  • Wakefield Cathedral

Wakefield Activities

  • Tour the Pontefract Castle, one of the most important fortresses in the country in the Middle Ages
  • Stroll the Civic Quarter on Wood Street
  • Visit Wakefield Museum and explore the rainforest, help knit the world’s longest scarf and see a mermaid

Wakefield Climate

Wakefield’s summers are usually mild, but its winters can be snowy and quite chilly. Average annual high temperatures are 55°F (13°C), and lows are about 43°F (6°C). Spring and autumn are mild, making for a great time to see Wakefield.

Getting There & Around

Flights arrive at the Leeds Bradford International Airport, which is located on the main rail line that connects visitors to various destinations. Visitors can drive hired cars on the well-connected highways to reach the town.

Public transportation, walking and hired cars help travellers get around the town. Public transportation is coordinated by the West Yorkshire Metro. Bus services are quick, traversing Wakefield as well as other towns and cities.

Hotels in Wakefield

52 hotels in Wakefield,

1 Holiday Inn Express WAKEFIELD

3 stars
Not yet reviewed

Queen Street Map

Holiday Inn Express Wakefield hotel is ideally located in the centre of Wakefield. A short walk from Wakefield Westgate Train Station with direct train links to London Kings Cross, Leeds and York .... More

2 DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Leeds City Centre

4 stars
4.5 / 5 11 reviews

Granary Wharf, 2 Wharf Approach Map

Boasting an enchanting location, the DoubleTree By Hilton Hotel Leeds City Centre with its comfortable accommodation as well as splendid service creates an excellent place for business and leisure... More

3 Hilton Leeds City

4 stars
4.4 / 5 5 reviews

Neville Street Map

Hilton Leeds City Hotel is popular with both holidaymakers and business travelers due to its convenient location in the centre of shopping, dining and business districts. The Leeds Plaza Shopping... More

4 Jurys Inn Leeds

4 stars
3.9 / 5 9 reviews

Brewery Place Map

Jurys Inn Leeds offers an unparalleled central location and excellent quality accommodation to make it perfect for both business and leisure travellers. General Jurys Inn boasts a dedicated... More

5 The Queens

4 stars
4.2 / 5 6 reviews

City Square Map

As the most famous landmark hotel in Leeds, The Queens really does set the standard. Proudly positioned in the heart of City Square adjacent to the rail station and a host of other amenities, The... More

6 Novotel Leeds Centre

4 stars
4.8 / 5 4 reviews

4 Whitehall quay Map

Boasting a central location, the Novotel Leeds Centre with comfortable accommodation is an ideal place to stay when you are in Leeds for business or pleasure. GeneralThis property offers 8... More

7 Campanile WAKEFIELD

2 stars
2.5 / 5

Monckton Road Map

Whether you are travelling on business or leisure, the Campanile Hotel Wakefield is well set to suit your entire requirement and make your stay an unforgettable one. GeneralIdeal for business... More

8 Crowne Plaza LEEDS

5 stars
3.8 / 5 6 reviews

Wellington St Map

Featuring all the essential facilities, this property is an ideal place for business or leisure travellers and for those who want to explore the city. GeneralThe hotel also provides conference... More

9 Britannia Hotel Leeds Bradford Airport

4 stars
3.8 / 5 4 reviews

Leeds Road, Bramhope, Leeds Map

Being an ideal place in the city of Leeds, this hotel offers a warm welcome, pleasant ambience and convenient facilities to make your stay a memorable one. GeneralThis property offers... More

10 Britannia Leeds Hotel

3 stars
3.3 / 5 3 reviews

Millgreen View Ring Road Map

With comfortable accommodations and accessible location, Britannia Leeds Hotel makes for a suitable base for travellers on business trips or leisure holidays in Leeds. This value-for-money hotel... More