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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed today NEWvia mobile

Went for a family meal in the charlies bar, staff were very accommodating as their were over 20 of us and was unable to reserve a table beforehand so they let us sit in a private room for our meal which was better for us and them, meal was nice good service and decent prices also would definitely recommend and...

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York
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We stayed for a couple of days to be able to visit The Yorkshire Sculpture Park and this was a great choice. Beautiful grounds and buildings, very clean and tidy, good quality food and excellent service. All added up to a super stay.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were married here 09/04/17 the day was amazing start to finish. Nothing was too much to ask and Pauline and her team worked exceptionally hard to ensure all went smoothly. We had a red carpet to walk down after the ceremony and were handed a celebration glass of prosseco- a lovely touch. The food was delicious and the rooms...

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KateCloughPR, Guest Relations Manager at Waterton Park Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Sarah and Mick for your super review! Pauline and all the team are delighted you had such a wonderful wedding and thank you for your lovely comments. Congratulations once again from all at Waterton and we hope to welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival we had one issue, which I'm not going to go into as the hotel manager listened to our complaint and took on board our suggestions, the manager was excellent. This hotel is picturesque, rooms spacious and clean. The room tea and coffee were of good quality as were the toiletries. Towels were white, soft and fluffy. The staff...

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KateCloughPR, Guest Relations Manager at Waterton Park Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review and despite a hiccup at the beginning I am pleased you had a great weekend. I will pass your complimentary comments on and I do hope we can welcome you back.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were very friendly, helpful and efficient. The grounds were amazing and we had good weather, which made it even better. We booked a suite for 2 nights on the island in the old house. Obviously the floor sloped and creaked, which added to the character. We had a four poster bed which was comfortable. The bathroom was ok,...

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KateCloughPR, Guest Relations Manager at Waterton Park Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your super review and positive feedback. We are so pleased you enjoyed your daughters wedding and managed to take full advantage of all the facilities. Congratulations to the Newly Weds and I hope we can welcome you back in the future.

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a leisure and afternoon tea day with my two small boys. This place is amazing Surrounded completely by water this building is beautiful. Views from swimming pool are awesome and the staff were very helpful and pleasant. Changing rooms are immaculate and clean Afternoon tea was very nice with a vast selection, they even catered for two 5...

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KateCloughPR, Guest Relations Manager at Waterton Park Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. We are so pleased you and your two boys had such a super day and I hope we can welcome you back soon.

Halifax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a executive room for our Son's wedding and we had the most wonderful weekend. We found the staff 1st class always ready to help and very attentive to all guests, the food was superb just has we experienced on a taster session in November. Our room was directly overlooking the bridge which was really nice, the bed was...

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KateCloughPR, Guest Relations Manager at Waterton Park Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your fabulous review! We are delighted you enjoyed your son's wedding and had such a lovely time. Congratulations to them both and I hope we can welcome you all back sometime in the future.

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely day out, started with a spa treatment the girls were lovely and the massage was brilliant and the place so relaxing and spotless clean. then we went onto the bar and after a cuppa into the swimming pool with steam room etc and to end the day finished off with afternoon tea, a beautiful place with lovely...

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KateCloughPR, Guest Relations Manager at Waterton Park Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your day and I hope we can welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife visited Waterton Park last Saturday, it's one of the most beautiful venues and locations we have ever been to. Scenic tranquil surroundings, great decor, friendly staff, great food and a variety of wonderful function rooms. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit a definite must visit be it a romantic break, wedding, company do or a reunion.

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KateCloughPR, Guest Relations Manager at Waterton Park Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the fabulous review! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back again in the future.

Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here on a sunny weekend in April as our friends got married. The stay was excellent, the food was great and the surroundings were perfect for the event. Our room was very large and overlooked the lake as part of the old house over the footbridge, the bed was very comfortable and room had everything you needed for your...

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Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Waterton Park Hotel

Address: Waterton Park Hotel The Balk, Walton, Wakefield WF2 6PW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > West Yorkshire > Wakefield > Walton
Price Range: $142 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterton Park Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 65
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