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Kings Croft Hotel

Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
+44 1977 600550
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“wedding venue” (11 reviews)
“hog roast” (10 reviews)
“stayed here” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Gluten Free Options
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Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
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Reviews (289)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went for afternoon tea with family and friends we were served tea and coffee expecting our food to follow suit but we had to wait at least 15 minutes so by that time we had drunk our tea and coffee and our teapots were...More

Thank twinkle64
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well I don't even know how to start we came for a wedding appointment with the intention of booking as we have been to the venue before for our prom and also a friends wedding so we had all faith in this been the perfect...More

Thank donna1989me
Shaun I, Owner at Kings Croft Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to detail your visit to us. I must point out that I do not usually respond to comments on Trip Advisor whether they are good or bad as it is a general forum for comments. However due to your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Check in was quick and efficient and all staff were friendly. We attend the hotel for a wedding, the food was nice and again the staff were all very friendly. The hotel itself is well appointed with modern facilities and the common areas are kept...More

Thank Antuk2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got married here in August 2016 and wow what can I say? It was the most magical day of our lives and we cannot thank the hotel and the staff enough. We were married outside in the pavillion and the onto the Kings Suite...More

Thank georginathornton
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We have just returned from a flying visit to Yorkshire, unfortunately for a family funeral. We chose King's Croft as it was the venue for the funeral tea. We were not disappointed. We stayed in room 30 one of the bungalow rooms, it was light,...More

Thank ballbar8
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Went here last week for 2 colleagues leaving do - lunch, we went to go to where we were meant to only for a member of staff to run after us to tell us we had been moved as there was a large event going...More

Thank mupet17
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We got married here yesterday, the staff were absolutely amazing, attentive and the toastmaster was incredibly cool, calm and collected. Nothing was too much trouble from booking right through to this morning. The room was set up perfectly by the staff and I couldn't have...More

Thank csharp1
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Stayed overnight following a relatives wedding. The Hotel is situated in a lovely location and the wedding venue is very romantic situated in the gardens. The meal a three course lunch was excellent just one minor criticism please cook the carrots a little longer. Breakfast...More

Thank jontonyrotherham
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I have used this place for quite a few years. I have watched it grow and develop.It seems now though as they would rather cater for large parties to maximise their profits.The food is still good but the prices have gone up to compensate for...More

Thank malcolmagar
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Went with the family for an early evening Friday meal. We go there from time to time. Very few other people in. Only had a main course each which comprised of 2 steak pies, one burger 2 pizzas and one garlic bread. The pies and...More

1  Thank grumpygolfer2014
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Steph m
What deposit for wedding reception doni have to pay when booking ?
15 October 2016|
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Response from gracelea | Reviewed this property |
Was only a guest at wedding
terry c
Do you still have theme nights with meals?.
12 July 2015|
Response from chrissym3 | Reviewed this property |
You need to address your question to the hotel.
We are going to Pontefract races on Fathers Day and wondered if you are far from there and if you have availability for a reservation for 12 people?
6 June 2015|
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Response from Andrew P | Reviewed this property |
You'd be better phoning them if you need a timely response, as they don't appear to respond to Trip Advisor questions. The Kings Croft Hotel is about 2 miles from the racecourse. Personally, I'd consider the Tower Guest... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Pontefract
  • Phone Number: +44 1977 600550
  • E-mail